Dyslexia, Dust and the Death of Doppler
On this week's NewsFlash, an insight into the neurological basis of dyslexia, clouds of killer copper dust and surface scratches that self-seal in the Sun. We look back to 1853 and the life of Christian Doppler.
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A new surface material could heal it's own scratches simply by being left in the sun! Professor Marek Urban explains the clever chemistry behind self-healing...
This week in 1853 saw the death of Christian Doppler, Austrian physicist and father of the Doppler effect - one of the vital steps to understanding the expansion of the universe.