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The rock, dubbed a ‘Potentially Hazardous Asteroid’ by NASA, is whizzing by the planet on Sunday. Materials Today is a community dedicated to the creation and sharing of materials science knowledge and experience. Supported by Elsevier, we publish high impact peer-reviewed journals, organize academic conferences, broadcast educational webinars and so much more. Using X-rays, researchers have tracked lithium metal deposition and removal from battery anodes during charging and discharging.

New research has revealed that babies who have a wide variety of bacteria in their nose at birth are more likely… Scientists in Cambridge have developed a new 3D virtual reality model of cancer, opening the door to new ways of screening,… Breast cancer is a major health concern, with approximately 55,000 women being diagnosed with the condition in the UK alone… As tumours grow, new cancer cells replace old ones, which die off and release their DNA into the bloodstream. University of Cambridge researchers used the 7T scanners to study a tiny region of the brain.

See today’s front and back pages, download the newspaper, order back issues and use the historic Daily Express newspaper archive. Stonehenge experts stunned as scan ‘radically changes’ understanding of ancient monument THOUSANDS of prehistoric pits have been detected in the area around Stonehenge, a find… Ebola relative virus capable of infecting humans found in bats sparks new pandemic fears A VIRUS related to Ebola first found in bats in Spain has sparked fears that a new pandemic… Milky Way’s black hole pictured for FIRST TIME – and it proves Einstein right 100 years on THE BLACK HOLE at the centre of our galaxy has been pictured for the first time in stunning… Putin’s worst nightmare MAPPED as ‘up to 100’ US nuclear weapons surround Russia’s border AS MANY as 100 of the US’s nuclear weapons are reportedly stationed surrounding Russia in… Farage hands PM plan for ‘cheaper, more reliable energy for everyone’ without windfall tax NIGEL FARAGE has handed Prime Minister Boris Johnson a plan for “cheaper, more reliable energy…

What’s good in theory doesn’t always make much difference in practice, as the science tells us. Nanoparticles are extremely tiny particles, with external dimensions smaller than 100 nanometres (0.0001 of a millimetre). Understanding how yeast works can help you make better bread and appreciate this old friend of humanity.

WHAT A CLANGER Discarded rocket crashes into moon — and may uncover evidence of ALIEN life THE three-ton piece of space junk was believed to have caused a 300ft-wide crater. Experts hope the unique event will clear away the thick layer of dust which covers the lunar surface and expose its secrets. A straightforward blood test could help detect the early signs of Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study… A new tumour analysis test has been used to provide more information about cancer in children; something that researchers…

Sibling cannibalism is surprisingly common in larvae of the wasp species Isodontia harmandi, according to researchers at Kobe University in Japan. The average temperature in which dogs become ill from heatstroke is 62.4°F (16.9°C), according to researchers from Nottingham Trent University and the Royal Veterinary College. Scientists say we need to future-proof our diets in a warming world by eating little-known plants. Wandering salamanders reside in the crowns of the world’s tallest trees, California’s coast redwoods, and have been observed to readily jump from the canopy when disturbed.

Covid forced the world to develop some of the best epidemiological surveys ever done. Biofuels Are Getting a Second Look—and Some Tough QuestionsBioethanol has been touted as a green way to cut reliance on Russian oil. The Future of EV Charging is Bidirectional, If You Can Afford ItIdle electric vehicles could act as massive batteries for homes and the energy grid.

NASA has shared an incredibly crisp image of a nearby galaxy, captured by its new James Webb Space Telescope . Researchers from Columbia University have revealed that having three or more children can add a whopping 6.2 years of ageing to parents. In experiments, people infected with Toxoplasma gondii were perceived as ‘healthier and more attractive’, report experts at the University of Turku, Finland. The UK-built spacecraft’s closest approach to the Sun, known as perihelion, took place on March 26 , taking it inside the orbit of Mercury, at about one-third the distance from the Sun to the Earth. It captured a series of ‘breathtaking’ pictures, including views across the solar poles and of several solar flares, providing a taste of real-time space weather forecasting.

The virus, known as Vaxinia, has been genetically engineered to infect, replicate in and kill cancer cells, while sparing healthy cells. Nearly half of sun-size stars are in binary systems where the energy extends the habitable region further away and makes it larger, according to University of Copenhagen experts. Royal MailThe delivery firm is seeking to create more than 50 new postal drone routes in a bid to reduce carbon emissions and improve the reliability of mail services in the most remote areas. Researchers have developed novel processes for producing water-resistant packaging material from apple waste.