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Applied Physics Laboratory

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Johns Hopkins No. 1 In U.S. Research Spending

Johns Hopkins University spent $2.1 billion on research and development in the fiscal year that ended in 2012, making it the top-ranked U.S. institution in research spending.

12/10/2013

Mercury

Hopkins Scientists Help Discover Ice On Hot Planet Mercury

A world of fire and ice. It turns out the planet Mercury has both.

11/30/2012

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Hopkins Scientists Create Crafts That Predict Space Weather; Launch Set For Friday

Storms, wind and heat flares. They’re the weather conditions Johns Hopkins scientists see in space. Now they have a new spacecraft to watch and it launches this week from Cape Canaveral.

08/23/2012

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Johns Hopkins Plays Role In 1st Spacecraft In Mercury’s Orbit

A first for the American space program, and Johns Hopkins University plays a critical role. Together with NASA, its applied physics lab attempted to put the first spacecraft into Mercury’s orbit.

03/18/2011