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  • Amputee Makes History with APL’s Modular Prosthetic Limb - Duration: 4 minutes, 33 seconds.

    • 2 years ago
    • 3,105,984 views
    A Colorado man made history at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) this summer when he became the first bilateral shoulder-level amputee to wear and simultaneously control...
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  • New UAV Can Launch from Underwater for Aerial Missions - Duration: 2 minutes, 53 seconds.

    • 1 year ago
    • 292,027 views
    Researchers at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland, have developed an innovative unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that can stay on station beneath the water, th...
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  • APL’s Modular Prosthetic Limb Reaches New Levels of Operability - Duration: 4 minutes, 23 seconds.

    • 1 year ago
    • 154,335 views
    A pioneering surgical technique has allowed Johnny Matheny, an amputee, to attach the Modular Prosthetic Limb developed by APL directly to his residual limb, enabling a greater range of motion and ...
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  • The Year of Pluto - NASA New Horizons - Duration: 58 minutes.

    • 2 years ago
    • 124,286 views
    The New Horizons mission will help us understand worlds at the edge of our solar system by making the first reconnaissance of the dwarf planet Pluto and by venturing deeper into the distant, myster...
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  • Bimanual Dexterous Robotic Platform (Robo Sally) - Duration: 5 minutes, 2 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 46,924 views
    The Bimanual Dexterous Robotic Platform (also known as Robo Sally) developed by The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Md., is a robotic system designed to replica...
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  • Rethinking Series 2014-15: Chinese Views, Strategy and Geopolitics - Duration: 1 hour, 21 minutes.

    • 2 years ago
    • 34,528 views
    On January 7, 2015, as part of the JHU/APL Rethinking Seminar Series - Rethinking Global Security Constructs, Threats and Potential Responses (2014-15), Robert D. Kaplan (Senior Fellow, Center for ...
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  • Modular Prosthetic Limb - Duration: 9 minutes, 23 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    • 28,684 views
    Under Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) sponsorship, APL is leading a revolution in prosthetic arm capabilities, an effort that is producing prostheses with functional capabilities ...
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  • Solar Probe Plus - Solar approach animation - Duration: 13 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 24,575 views
    NASA has tapped the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) to develop the ambitious Solar Probe Plus mission, scheduled to launch in 2018, which will study the streams of charged...
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  • Pluto Fly By By - Duration: 4 minutes, 46 seconds.

    • 2 years ago
    • 22,323 views
    “Fly By By,” an educational parody of NSync’s “Bye Bye Bye,” was created by the interns of Johns Hopkins APL’s Space Exploration Sector. It is a tribute to the historic Pluto fly by made by NASA’s ...
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  • Dragonfly: A Proposal to Explore Titan, Saturn's Largest Moon, via Quadcopter - Duration: 15 minutes.

    • 3 months ago
    • 18,128 views
    A team from the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland is proposing an instrumented, radioisotope-powered dual-quadcopter to explore Titan, one of a number of "ocean worlds" i...
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  • AIDA: Asteroid Impact and Deflection Assessment study - Duration: 5 minutes, 3 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 17,130 views
    The Asteroid Impact and Deflection Assessment (AIDA) study examines ways to potentially deflect asteroids from trajectories that could lead to them impacting Earth. The Johns Hopkins University App...
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  • Flying Fish Unmanned Aerial-Aquatic Vehicle (UAAV) from APL - Duration: 90 seconds.

    • 3 months ago
    • 11,233 views
    The Flying Fish is an APL-developed R&D prototype of a fixed-wing, unmanned vehicle that can autonomously operate underwater, and then propel itself fast enough to make the transition into the air,...
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  • MESSENGER Earth Fly-By: August 2005 - Duration: 12 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 10,342 views
    The Mercury-bound MESSENGER spacecraft captured several stunning images of Earth during a gravity assist swingby of its home planet on Aug. 2, 2005. Several hundred images, taken with the wide-angl...
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  • TANG at Fast Company magazine's Innovation Uncensored SF 2014 - Duration: 11 minutes.

    • 3 years ago
    • 10,089 views
    "Up Close: Designing the Next-Generation Sub" - Chuck Salter of Fast Company discusses the Navy's Tactical Advancements for the Next Generation (TANG) program with Josh Smith, TANG director from th...
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  • Revolutionizing Prosthetics at APL - Duration: 3 minutes, 52 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 9,974 views
    DARPA's Revolutionizing Prosthetics program, led by the Applied Physics Lab, is developing a mechanical arm that is a quantum leap beyond those now used by amputees. Thanks to APL biomedical innova...
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  • Find a career at the JHU Applied Physics Laboratory - Duration: 3 minutes, 7 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 8,993 views
    Are you looking for a challenge? Join the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory and help us make critical contributions in biomedicine, cyber warfare, material science, nanotechnologi...
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  • Reverse Engineering at APL: Working Backward to Propel Innovation Forward - Duration: 3 minutes, 7 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 8,875 views
    Reverse engineering of mechanical objects or "forms" is the creation of a 3D virtual model of an existing part, one that can then be used in any number of manufacturing processes to create a copy o...
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  • Innovating for Impact: The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory - Duration: 2 minutes, 7 seconds.

    • 2 years ago
    • 8,744 views
    For more than 70 years, The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) has provided critical contributions to critical challenges with systems engineering and integration, technology...
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  • Rethinking Series 2016-17: Rethinking China's Economic and Military Rise - Duration: 1 hour, 22 minutes.

    • 10 months ago
    • 7,395 views
    On January 17, 2017, as part of the JHU/APL Rethinking Seminar Series "Rethinking Global Security Imperatives in a Time of Transition" (2016-17), Mr. Gordon G. Chang discussed "Rethinking China's E...
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  • Dr. Alan Stern: "New Horizons to Planet Pluto: Exploring the Frontier of Our Solar System" - Duration: 1 hour, 3 minutes.

    • 4 years ago
    • 7,320 views
    New Horizons to Planet Pluto: Exploring the Frontier of Our Solar System

    Dr. Alan Stern, head of NASA's New Horizons mission to Pluto and the Kuiper Belt, tells the story behind the historic explo...
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  • MESSENGER - Unlocking the secrets of Mercury - Duration: 4 minutes, 20 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 6,758 views
    Explore the story of MESSENGER (MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging), the first spacecraft to orbit Mercury, from mission design to current science discoveries. MESSENGER ...
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  • Talos, Terrier, and Tartar: "The Three Ts" Supersonic Guided Air Defense Missiles - Duration: 3 minutes, 20 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 6,713 views
    The names Talos, Terrier and Tartar are forever tied to the effort to develop a supersonic guided missile -- but the "Three Ts" also sparked a culture of innovation at APL and the birth of technolo...
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  • APL's 24" (0.6m) Ritchey-Chrétien Telescope - Duration: 2 minutes, 16 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 5,251 views
    APL operates a 24" (0.6m) Ritchey-Chrétien telescope. Data can be collected in both the visible and mid-wave infrared bands, and the telescope will soon have the ability to operate autonomously as ...
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  • Trailer: The Year of Pluto - NASA New Horizons - Duration: 2 minutes, 41 seconds.

    • 2 years ago
    • 4,767 views
    The New Horizons mission will help us understand worlds at the edge of our solar system by making the first reconnaissance of the dwarf planet Pluto and by venturing deeper into the distant, myster...
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  • NASA's MESSENGER Mission Ends At Mercury - Duration: 3 minutes, 5 seconds.

    • 2 years ago
    • 4,689 views
    Mission controllers at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Md., confirmed today that NASA’s MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging (MESSE...
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  • Cuttable, Smashable, Submersible: Breakthrough Li-ion Battery Technology from APL, UMD & ARL - Duration: 96 seconds.

    • 1 month ago
    • 4,537 views
    A team of scientists at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Md. has partnered with researchers from the University of Maryland (UMD) and the Army Research Lab (...
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  • First Photographs of Earth from Space - Duration: 3 minutes, 38 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 4,375 views
    The year was 1946. Just a year after the end of the Second World War, technological innovations spurred by that conflict had accelerated scientific and space exploration. The Cold War, and the Spac...
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  • Polaris, the World's First Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile System - Duration: 5 minutes, 37 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 4,077 views
    In 1957, the United States turned to The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory to serve as technical consultant on the most crucial challenge facing the nation: the design, testing an...
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  • Cyberspace and Cyber Operations Careers at APL - Duration: 108 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 4,053 views
    APL solves complex research, engineering and analytical problems that present critical challenges to our nation. This includes the advancement of the nation's vision in cyberspace.

    To learn more, ...
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  • Analytical Chemistry - Duration: 2 minutes, 41 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 4,005 views
    When you need to identify a chemical, you need an analytical chemist — and the sophisticated tools they use. APL uses processes like high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) and mass spectrome...
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