The How It Works Annual Vol. 3 contains fascinating facts about the world we live and is divided into six all-encompassing subject areas: the environment, science, technology, space, transport and history. Prepare to be amazed with detailed cutaway images, breathtaking photos and informative articles. Featuring:
The environment - All you want to know, from Earth's incredible features to its species and creatures.
Technology - Discover how everyday objects and gadgets function.
Space - Get to grips with the wider universe.
History - Look back at historical events, as well as buildings, devices and more.
BBC Wildlife Magazine is a celebration of the natural world, featuring all the latest discoveries, news and views on wildlife, conservation and environmental issues. With strong broadcasting links, authoritative journalism and award-winning photography, BBC Wildlife Magazine is essential reading for anyone with a passion for wildlife who wants to understand, experience and enjoy nature more.
Since 1976 GEO stands for high-quality journalism: Excellent and in depth investigated reportages are combined with oustanding, Award-winning photography in order to provide an unforgettable reading experience. GEO reports comprehensively, vividly and emotionally on the great aims, revolutions and passions on Planet Earth.
Topos is a must-have for successful landscape architects, planners, urban designers and architects all over the world.The monothematic issues provide a global overview of innovative projects, new developments and trends in the profession. Be part of the worldwide community of Topos readers!
A Scientific American Brasil tem seu conteudo inteiramente adaptado aos interesses dos leitores brasileiros. Seus artigos, editados em linguagem simples e atraente, contribuem para disseminar o conhecimento cientifico e a compreensão dos fenomenos da vida e do universo
If you’re curious about the world we live in, then you’ve come to the right place. If you’ve ever wondered whether virtual reality is really possible, where the world’s most powerful laser is or how devastating a solar storm can be, you’ll find all the answers you’re looking for right here. Featuring:
The Environment - Find out facts and figures from across the natural world.
Science - Chemistry, Biology and Physics facts.
Space - Questions and answers that are truly out of this world.
History - Learn about how warriors of the past fought.
Australian Sky & Telescope is a world-class magazine about the science and hobby of astronomy. Combining the formidable worldwide resources of its venerable parent magazine with the talents of the best science writers and photographers in Australia, Australian Sky & Telescope is a magazine produced specifically for the Southern Hemisphere’s astronomers.
The How It Works Book Of The Elements covers all known elements on the planet in the order in which they appear in the periodic table. From lanthanoids to actinoids, alkali metals to transition metals, halogens to noble gases – you can find all you need to know about the universe’s building blocks right here. Featuring:
An introduction to the elements - Electrons. atoms, compounds and much more explained
Elements – a history - Key discoveries and people from the past 400 years
All elements covered - All 118 discovered elements appear.
Element information - Atomic numbers, oxidation states, electron configurations and more for each element.
"The Astronomer Book is the perfect guide to viewing the night sky. Discover how to set up a telescope and capture stunning images, and learn where to look and what to look for. From stargazing to viewing planets, comets, meteor showers and more, this book is packed with essential information to help you on your way. Featuring:
Observing and astrophotography - Learn how to set up a telescope, capture stunning images and get some top tips
Viewing planets - Uncover the best way to see the unique features of the planets
Event-drivin astronomy - Enjoy an eclipse, marvel at a meteor and much more
Comprehensive star atlas - Discover where to look for each month of the year
Australian Geographic, Australia’s premier geographic journal, brings you the best of the country from those who know it best. Discover Australia’s rich cultural heritage, its beautiful landscapes, its unique and diverse plants and wildlife, and explore outback towns and the true-blue characters who call them home.
Be fascinated by more than 100 dinosaurs – from the dumbest to the tallest to the most dangerous – in YOU Dinosaurs. With lots of colourful pictures and illustrations. Plus see 15 of these dinos in 3D. Please note that the 3D models are best viewed in the print edition. Also note that you need a device with the 3D app installed to hold over your digital edition (and whatever device you are reading it on) in order to see the 3D models.
"The Book of Incredible Earth takes you on an exciting journey through everything you need to know about the world we live in. Covering the scientific explanations behind weather phenomena; how plants and organisms grow and survive; the hottest, driest, coldest and wettest landscapes; devastating earthquakes, volatile volcanoes and ancient fossils; as well as the amazing animal tree of life, there is something for everyone to learn about and enjoy. Featuring:
Weather wonders - Learn all about fascinating weather phenomena.
Plants & animals - Understand how plants and organisms grow, and find out about the animal kingdom.
Earth’s Landscapes - Discover geographical wonders from the Amazon to the Sahara.
Rocks, fossils & gems - Deadly earthquakes, volatile volcanoes, and ancient fossils.
Learn about what's inside some of the most important technological breakthroughs of the last 200 years. If you’ve ever wondered how to broadcast live sports events, what a 3D printer does, how TVs can get so slim, what’s in a nuclear reactor or even how the internet works, you’ll find all the answers you’re looking for right here. Featuring:Engineering - Incredible tech that's changed the world.Computing - The machines that make the world work.Gadgets - The coolest kit explained.Domestic - The technology behind everyday life.
Have you ever wondered why we sneeze? How about how pearls are formed? If you want to know more about the world we live in, you’ve come to the right place. This book contains facts from six subject areas: the environment, technology, science, space, transport and history – and each section is packed with questions and answers that will feed even the hungriest of minds. Featuring:
Environment - Find out why the coast is eroding and how seahorses reproduce.
Technology - Learn about fracking and roller coasters.
Space - Discover who can lay claim to the moon and what’s inside our Sun.
Transport - See what makes planes fly and how it’s possible to drift.
Countryfile Magazine inspires you to explore forgotten corners of the great British countryside and provides knowledge of the people and wildlife that inhabit it. We want to tempt you into trying new things, seek out new places and make the most of Britain’s beautiful landscapes.
A year’s worth of How it Works magazine has been condensed down into this wonderful bookazine covering space, technology, science and much more. Learn how the world around you works and expand your knowledge with these fully illustrative guides.
Technology - Find out how all the hottest gadgets work.
Science - From diets to atomic clocks, see how the world works.
Space - Learn what lies beyond our planet and how we're exploring it.
Environment - An in-depth look at the natural world around us.
Depuis bientôt 10 ans, Le Monde de l'intelligence est le magazine scientifique de référence sur le cerveau, la psychologie et le développement personnel grâce à la collaboration des plus grands chercheurs dans le monde. Les articles sont basés sur toutes les dernières découvertes et rédigés par des journalistes scientifiques à destination de tous les publics, néophytes ou spécialistes.