Johns Hopkins University has moved into the top 10 national universities in the 2016 U.S. News & World Report best college rankings, tying for tenth place with the California Institute of Technology. Hopkins, which placed 12th on last year’s list, ...Read More »
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Movie fans know Wes Craven as the auteur behind the “Scream” and “A Nightmare on Elm Street” franchises and creator of the iconic, knife-fingered serial killer Freddy Krueger. But before he started generating nightmares for generations of horror film aficionados, ...
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The Baltimore-based investment company War Horse is sponsoring an effort to keep teachers at one city school active and healthy so they’ll be happier and more effective in the classroom. The company has opened an exercise room — called the ...Read More »
Fingerprints may be unique, but it turns out that fingerprint sensors on mobile devices are unique, too. A team of researchers at the University of Maryland, College Park has taken advantage of this by developing technology that can not only ...
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A Johns Hopkins University-run incubator for nonprofits and mission-driven, socially-conscious companies is accepting applications until the end of September for its next cohort. The Social Innovation Lab provides $1,000 in early-stage seed funding; work space; training and workshops to help refine ...
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Under Armour released its new “Rule Yourself” marketing campaign Monday, which encourages training as a lifestyle. The campaign launched with a 60-second ad, titled “Anthem,” and will be followed by several short films this fall featuring NBA MVP Stephen Curry, ...Read More »
A research team from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine has found an explanation for the formation of protein clumps in the brains of some patients with ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s Disease. But they’re sharing credit for their success ...Read More »
Having trouble keeping track of the ever-broadening field of 2016 presidential candidates? Can’t tell your Chafees from your Gilmores? There’s (now) an app for that. PlayScreen, a Columbia-based gaming company has created a free iPhone and iPad game called “Who’s ...Read More »