Impact

Winter 2020

Tech Tools: Talk About a Big Bang!

What happens to a tank at the micro level when it’s hit by a projectile during combat? Or to the surface of an asteroid as it collides with a planet in space?

Winter 2020

Catalyst for Green Energy

A new method of increasing the reactivity of ultrathin nanosheets could someday make fuel cells for hydrogen cars cheaper.

Winter 2020

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Spring 2019

Curbing Methane Emissions in China

Despite new regulations, methane levels increased each year from 2010 to 2015, Johns Hopkins researchers find.

Spring 2019

Against the Odds

Why do people make high-risk decisions —not only in casinos but also in other aspects of their lives—even when they know the odds are stacked against them?

Spring 2019

Look What’s Missing!

Knowing the variations in genomes across populations is essential to research design to reveal why certain people or groups of people may be more or less susceptible to common health conditions, such as heart disease, cancer, and diabetes.

Spring 2019

Foraging Clues

If buying that latest tech gizmo really matters to you, you’ll not only be willing to spend more, but you may also rush to be first in line to slap your credit card on the counter according to a Johns Hopkins study.

Spring 2019

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Winter 2019

Making Space Elevators a Reality

For nearly 150 years, researchers have contemplated the idea of a space elevator—an alternate way to shuttle people and goods to space that wouldn’t involve a shuttle at all.