How It Works Annual
Everything you want to know about the world we live in
In the fifth volume of the How It Works Annual you can feed your mind with fascinating facts about the world around you and find answers to questions you never knew you had. Investigate the universe through six exciting topics: technology, transport, the environment, science, history and space. Ever wondered how a bird takes down its prey? Or how mega telescopes work? You'll find the answers inside. Get ready to fill your brain to the brim with facts, stats and wonder. Featuring: Technology - Learn about the impressive technology that powers everything from tiny cochlear implants to complex robotic surgery. Science - From the difference between the left and right brain to the physics of football, find out how science affects the way we live our lives. Space - Take a virtual trip into outer space and be awed at the fascinating wonders that occur beyond the Earth’s atmosphere. History - Explore the past in vivid detail and learn about everything from life in the trenches to prehistoric mega-mammals.