Baltimore Newswire

Baltimore Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Baltimore, MD.

Results 1 - 10 of 10 for "u:newswise.com" in Baltimore, MD

  1. Hubble Video Shows Shock Collision Inside Black Hole JetRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Newswise

    HUBBLE MOVIE SHOWS SHOCK COLLISION IN BLACK HOLE JET . This time-lapse movie of an extragalactic jet was assembled from 20 years of Hubble Space Telescope observations of the core of the elliptical galaxy NGC 3862.

    Comment?

  2. Family Health Centers of Baltimore Announces Inaugural Dr. Lewis H....Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Newswise

    Family Health Centers of Baltimore presents the inaugural Dr. Lewis H. Richardson, JR., Community Fellowship Award to honor Cyrus J. Lawyer, III, M.D., Ph.D., FACOG, for "outstanding contributions in shaping the health and wellness of thousands of infants and children in Baltimore," said Paula B. McLellan, CEO for Family Health.

    Comment?

  3. High-Tech Authentication of Ancient ArtifactsRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Newswise

    WASHINGTON, D.C., November 12, 2014 -- Geologist Timothy Rose of the Smithsonian Institution's Analytical Laboratories is accustomed to putting his lab's high-tech nanoscale scanning electron microscope to work evaluating the mineral composition of rocks and meteorites. Lately, though, the nanoSEM has been enlisted for a different kind of task: determining the authenticity of ancient Mesoamerican artifacts.

    Comment?

  4. Picasso and Braque, Beneath the SurfaceRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Newswise

    WASHINGTON, D.C., November 12, 2014 -- For most of us, the closest we'll ever get to Pablo Picasso's masterpiece The Blue Room or a group of Georges Braque's mid-career paintings is by visiting The Phillips Collection, a modern art museum in Washington, D.C. Imagine being fortunate enough to get to study them up close, examining the details of every paint stroke applied to the canvases-right down to each nuance of pigment color and its quality-to gain knowledge about artists' preferred materials and techniques.

    Comment?

  5. Preserving the Declaration of Independence and Other Historical DocumentsRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Newswise

    WASHINGTON, D.C., November 12, 2014 -- Conservation science is helping make big decisions about preservation methods to protect and save unique and historic U.S. government records-including the iconic and priceless Declaration of Independence-for future generations. During the AVS 61st International Symposium & Exhibition, being held Nov. 9-14, 2014, in Baltimore, Md., Jennifer Herrmann, a research chemist and conservation scientist for the National Archives and Records Administration, will describe the role science plays in the preservation of the nation's documents.

    Comment?

  6. 'Forests' of Carbon Nanotubes Grown on 3-D SubstratesRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Newswise

    WASHINGTON, D.C., November 11, 2014 -- A team of University of Maryland researchers is growing vertically aligned "forests" of carbon nanotubes on three-dimensional conductive substrates to explore their potential use as a cathode in next-gen lithium batteries. During the AVS 61st International Symposium & Exhibition, being held November 9-14, 2014, in Baltimore, Md., the team will describe their process for creating lithium-oxygen battery cells.

    Comment?

  7. All the Electronics That's Fit to PrintRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Newswise

    WASHINGTON, D.C., November 11, 2014 -- New technology allows you to print electronic devices in the same way your inkjet printer prints a document or photo. Now researchers at Palo Alto Research Center have used this technique to build a portable X-ray imager and small mechanical devices.

    Comment?

  8. Nuclear Waste Viewed in New LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Newswise

    WASHINGTON, D.C., October 31, 2014 -- Everyone has a trick or two - weight, balance, sound - to guess what is inside a sealed package. But when the package contains 30-to-40-year-old waste from Britain's nuclear reactors, those options are completely off the table.

    Comment?

  9. Tough Electronics Based on Bullet-Proof KevlarRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Newswise

    WASHINGTON, D.C., October 31, 2014 -- A group of North Carolina State University researchers is exploring novel ways to apply semiconductor industry processes to unique substrates, such as textiles and fabrics, to "weave together" multifunctional materials with distinct capabilities. During the AVS 61st International Symposium & Exhibition, being held November 9-14, 2014, in Baltimore, Maryland, the researchers will describe how they were able to "weave" high-strength, highly conductive yarns made of tungsten metal on Kevlar -- aka body armor material -- by using atomic layer deposition , a process commonly used for producing memory and logic devices.

    Comment?

  10. Hubble Sees 'Ghost Light' From Dead GalaxiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Newswise

    NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has picked up the faint, ghostly glow of stars ejected from ancient galaxies that were gravitationally ripped apart several billion years ago. The mayhem happened 4 billion light-years away, inside an immense collection of nearly 500 galaxies nicknamed "Pandora's Cluster," also known as Abell 2744.

    Comment?

Baltimore Job Listings
View or post Baltimore job listings on Topix.
Baltimore Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Baltimore from Topix.
Baltimore Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Baltimore on Topix.