Explore the wonders of the Solar System through magnificent photographs captured by space probes and the world’s most powerful telescopes. From the Sun right out to the Kuiper Belt, the planets, moons and asteroids that surround us have never looked so striking.
This special edition from the makers of BBC Sky at Night Magazine is the ultimate guide for seasoned astronomers and curious novices, taking you on a high-definition journey like no other.
ThinkSales magazine caters exclusively to the needs of sales management leaders. The editorial objective of ThinkSales magazine is to empower, motivate and inspire sales leaders with strategic knowledge, tactical skills, management insights and exposure to international sales and management thought-leadership and best practice necessary to lead sales organisations to achieve higher and sustainable sales results.
Doctor Who Adventures is the ultimate magazine for those that are crazy about monsters, aliens and that top Time Lord, the Doctor! Each fortnightly issue is bursting with beasts, brain-teasers and big Who news. If you can’t get enough of the Doctor’s adventures, then subscribe to this awesome magazine to ensure you never miss an issue. Geronimo!
The weather is a topic of discussion every day, but how much do we really know about the extremes that affect our planet? Find out in the How It Works Book of Extreme Weather with an exclusive interview with weather forecaster Michael Fish. Featuring:
Storm Chaser - Interview with storm chaser Warren Faidley
Predicting the weather - An interview with British weatherman Michael Fish
Surviving Extreme Earth - What does it take to survive our harsh climates
Controlling the weather - Explore the science and technology behind controlling the weather
In this third volume of the How It Works Book of Amazing Technology, discover the secrets behind spy gadgets and the latest developments in artificial intelligence, as well as the science behind how tidal power can give power our cities, how mobile phones connect to a network, and how to safely blow up a building.
Gadgets and Future Tech
- Explore the most advanced gadgets and technology that will make sci-fi and James Bond movies a reality - and sooner than you'd think!
- Discover what goes on behind the technology that we use in our everyday lives, and the technology being developed to make our lives easier.
- Find out what role did technology has in building the amazing structures the define our cities and industries, and how we keep it all running.
- Learn all about the medical appliances that have brought the world of medicine and healthcare this far, and see how technology can tune into our biological functions.
With dozens of amazing science experiments that can be easily tried at home, the How It Works Book of Science Experiments is the perfect companion for every young scientist in the making. The book is packed with explosive activities and incredible projects – from making mega bubbles to building a matchbox microphone – and features a foreword by the brilliant Robert Winston. Featuring:
The Material World - An investigation into the world of chemistry, and the exciting study of matter
Electricity and Magnetism - Discover the electrifying science behind lightning, magnetism and more
The Natural World - Investigate the incredible world around us with a range of awesome experiments focused on nature
Home Experiments - Put your scientific know-how to the test with these fantastic experiments from the How It Works team.
Amazing facts and stunning illustrations help you discover the human anatomy, how our bodies work and uncovers all of the answers to your curious questions. From how you hear, to how your digestions works, through how your bones repair fractures and on to how we express emotions, this updated edition explores the body like never before.
50 amazing body facts - Explaining what makes our bodies so fascinating
Human anatomy - Guides to all your essential organs, from brain and heart to liver and lungs
The body at work - An in-depth look at what makes our bodies tick
Curious questions - Answers to the mysteries surrounding your body, including what powers our cells and how eye drops work
「大家說英語」、「空中英語教室」 以及「彭蒙惠英語」 是由空中英語教室文摘雜誌社所發行的三本英語教學雜誌。 「彭蒙惠英語」則是本系列雜誌中最新、難度也最高的一本，主要是提供給大學生與企業人士等，做為英語進深加強之用。課程內容十分廣泛，內容取材自國際媒體，提供讀者一扇「通往世界之窗」。2004年，「彭蒙惠英語」也獲得最佳語言學習類雜誌金鼎獎的榮譽。在iPad 及電腦版閱讀可享「課文MP3朗讀」服務。
Studio Classroom publishes three monthly magazines: Let's Talk in English, Studio Classroom and Advanced. Advanced contains material at the highest English level of the three magazines. It is most suitable for university students and business professionals. Advanced articles cover a wide range of topics. Most are reprinted from international magazines providing Advanced readers with a ""Window on the World."" In 2004 Advanced won Taiwan's Golden Tripod Award for excellence in the language learning magazine category. [iPad and PC version includes audio MP3]
Studio Classroom is the second most popular English-teaching magazine in Taiwan. The magazine and accompanying radio and TV programs have won numerous awards over the years, including Taiwan's famous Golden Bell and Golden Tripod Awards. Studio Classroom is distributed and broadcast in Mainland China, the U.S. Canada, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. [iPad and PC version includes audio MP3]
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.
Discover the rise of the Roman Empire from its mythical beginning and mighty battles, the victorious conquests and ruthless rulers, including Julius Caesar and Emperor Augustus, to the empire's inevitable decline and fall. Find out about what life was like in Rome for the rich and poor, the various crimes and punishments, and the vital role of slavery in Rome's economy. The legacy of this vast empire remains with us today, reinforcing the glory of the rule of ancient Rome. Featuring:
An emerging empire - From its mythical beginning, find out how Rome rose to Kingdom, Republic and then Empire.
Life in ancient Rome - From the Senate to the streets, from luxurious baths to exploited slaves, discover what life was like for the rich and poor.
Rulers of Rome - Learn about the many rulers and important players of Rome: merciless Caesar, Mark Antony, Pompey the Great and divine Augustus.
The mighty battles - The power and legacy of Rome's army remains today, from Egypt to England.
Big picture leadership, fine-tuned. A cross-discipline approach to the art and science of leadership, with research, opinion and practical advice from the world’s foremost business thinkers and practitioners.
Featuring the latest in thought leadership from industry professionals and top academics, Rotman Management is a 'kick in the cortex'. The magazine, published by the Rotman School of Management, offers new ways to think about complex problems and enables readers to shape their organizations-and the world-for the better.
How It Works is the science and technology magazine that feeds eager minds and inspires a sense of awe and wonder in the world around us. The first copies of the How it Works Annual sold out in record time, but we have now reprinted this popular bookazine so it is available to buy once again. Find the solution to hundreds of life’s little mysteries with the How It Works Annual, a beautiful compilation of the finest articles from your favourite new science magazine. Packed with a combination of in-depth features and bite-sized articles, volume one of the Annual brings you the highlights from a year of How It Works, including articles from the highly sought-after early editions.
Let's Talk in English, first published in 1981, and Studio Classroom rank number one and two as the best-selling English magazines in Taiwan. Let's Talk in English, the best domestic English conversation magazine, has earned the IBC Good Programs Award. It provides practical vocabulary and conversation skills to help you learn to speak English well by using simple, useful vocabulary. [iPad and PC version includes audio MP3]
Young Parents Preschool Guide is the must have guide for parents who are preparing for their child's preschool years. It contains information on preschool preparation, preschool life & what is beyond preschool. Some key highlights: - How to choose the best preschool for your child - Expert answers to all your preschool problems, from separation anxiety to learning woes - Search for childcare and kindergartens by district – we’ve got the complete listings!
If you’re curious about the world we live in, then you’ve come to the right place. If you’ve ever wondered how holograms are made, how the Mary Rose was raised from the depths of the sea or what powers spacecraft, you’ll find all the answers you’re looking for right here.
Science - Chemistry, Biology and Physics facts.
Space - Find out facts and figures that are truly out of this world.
Environment - Questions and answers from across the natural world.
History - Learn about how battles of the past were fought.
The history of Britain is a rich and colourful one, taking in plagues, fires, triumph, deceit, murder, glory, exploration and discovery.
BBC History Magazine brings the story of Britain to life. From the first humans, through the mysteries of Stonehenge, invasion by the Vikings, 1066 and the Normans to Tudor Kings & Queens, the Industrial Revolution, the World at War and so much more! This special edition is an insightful and educational look at 5,000 years of British history.
This bookazine tells the full story of the Titanic from the planning stages to the disaster itself, and is the perfect companion for anyone interested in the ship and its history. Here you will find the truth behind a tale that has become legendary, from the blueprints and dimensions from which the ship was born, to the treacherous conditions that would prove its end. You'll gain insights into the lives of those on board, the aftermath and quest for justice, and the more recent expeditions to inspect and preserve the wreckage of the ship itself. Featuring:
Building the Titanic - The blueprints, dimensions and construction of the greatest ship of its time
The Voyage - Learn what life was like on the ship before its fateful end
The Collision - How the ship came to collide with the iceberg that would create its demise
Exhibits - Take a look at rare memorabilia from the time and the ship itself, including tickets and letters