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  • Complete History of the Universe Vol 1 Revised Edition

    1 issue /  $8.99 US



    Complete History of the Universe

    Discover all the mysteries of the universe

    Delve deep into the mysteries of the universe and let this book take you on a journey from the start of the universe at the Big Bang to furthest reaches of the universe observable to man. Somewhere between theory and mystery, learn about all the near-magical bodies of the universe, covering supermassive black holes, neutron stars, hypernovas, wormholes and nebulas. Featuring: In the beginning - Learn more about how the universe came to be, and what we can learn from the theories behind the Big Bang Theory Secrets of the universe - Marvel at the most beautiful and mysterious sights in the universe Space science - Meet the scientists that mean to answer some of the universe's greatest questions, and learn more about the theories behind the cosmic components that make up space
  • March 28, 2015

    51 issues /  $84.99 US



    New Scientist

    For people who ask why

    New Scientist covers the latest developments in science and technology that will impact your world. New Scientist employs and commissions the best writers in their fields from all over the world. Our editorial team provide cutting-edge news, award-winning features and reports, written in concise and clear language that puts discoveries and advances in the context of everyday life today and in the future.
  • Winter 2015

    4 issues /  $12.95 US



    Brain World

    Humanity’s New Frontier!

    Brain World explores cutting-edge revelations about the brain and how they affect human health, culture, education, global issues, and more. Brain World introduces the latest advances in neuroscience, consciousness, cognitive health, and emotional well-being. Each issue features leading neuroscientists, academics, authors and ground-breaking researchers.
  • No. 23

    13 issues /  $36.99 US



    All About History

    Bringing the past alive today!

    All About History is the stunningly realised new magazine from the makers of How It Works and All About Space. Featuring beautiful illustrations, photos and graphics depicting everything from ancient civilisations to the Cold War, All About History is accessible and entertaining to all and makes history fun for the whole family.
  • May 2015

    9 issues /  $18.00 US



    Games World of Puzzles

    The Magazine for Creative Minds at Play

    Games World of Puzzles is loaded with all kinds of puzzles by top constructors as well as fascinating articles, game reviews, upcoming events, a contest in every issue, and much more. It’s the perfect magazine for all puzzle fans and gamers!
  • April 2015

    13 issues /  $36.99 US



    History of War

    Discover the politics, mechanics, strategies and machines of war.

    From the conquering legions of Ancient Rome to the thunderous tank battles of World War II and beyond, History of War takes you deeper inside the minds of history’s fighting men, further under the bonnets of some of the world’s most devastating war machines, and higher above the battlefield to see the broad sweep of conflict as it happened.
  • ImagineFX Presents Anatomy Vol 2

    1 issue /  $9.99 US



    ImagineFX Presents Anatomy

    Get it your digital copy now!

    This special edition is filled to bursting point with the best anatomy advice around. Every page is packed with easy-to-follow, step-by-step guidance on how to create better human and creature figure - all gleaned from previous editions of the well-respected ImagineFX magazine - and written and illustrated by professional artists. Essentially, it’s years of art college training, distilled into one magazine.
  • March - April 2015

    6 issues /  $21.99 US



    Philosophy Now

    A lively magazine of ideas

    Philosophy Now is a magazine for everyone interested in ideas. It isn't afraid to tackle all the major questions of life, the universe and everything. It tries to corrupt innocent citizens by convincing them that philosophy can be exciting, worthwhile and comprehensible, and also to provide some light and enjoyable reading matter for those already ensnared by the muse, such as philosophy students and academics. It contains articles on all aspects of philosophy, plus book reviews, film reviews, news, cartoons, and the occasional short story.
  • No. 18

    13 issues /  $36.99 US



    World of Animals

    Discover the planet's most amazing wildlife

    A journey into nature like no other, World Of Animals allows its audience to learn the secrets to Earth’s weird and wonderful wildlife, offering a rich and wholesome educational experience. With spectacular photos, stunning diagrams and captivating features, World Of Animals provides a rare opportunity for people of all ages to enjoy their favourite creatures in a whole new way. It’s a brand that connects with audiences across the world and across media as a celebration of one of the most enduring and beloved topics.
  • All About History Events That Changed The World

    1 issue /  $8.99 US



    All About History Events That Changed The World

    From the Black Death to 9/11, the moments in history that have shaped the world

    The world we live in today has been shaped by the events of the past. From crucial battles to ingenious inventions, there are specific moments in time we can look back on and wonder how different the world would be today if they hadn't occurred. This book takes an in-depth look at some of those events, from the Black Death and the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand to the Cuban MIssile Crisis and 9/11, discover how these monumental events changed the course of history. Featuring: 50 events that changed the world - The key moments in history that shaped the world we live in today Assassinations that shook the world - From Lincoln and Archduke Franz Ferdinand to JFK and Bin Laden Disasters that defined a generation - Examine the causes and effects of events such as 9/11, Chernobyl and the Wall Street Crash Iconic events and inspirational moments - Learn how man walked on the moon, and one man’s dream united a nation
  • How It Works Annual Vol 5

    1 issue /  $8.99 US



    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.
  • All About History Book of History Year By Year

    1 issue /  $8.99 US



    All About History Book of History Year By Year

    Documenting the evolution of the world

    From ancient civilisations to medieval times, volume one of History Year by Year gives you an in-depth insight into the events that shaped the world. From the origins of humanity throughout to the colonisation of the planet and the rise of the Roman Empire, this is a fascinating read for all history enthusiasts. Featuring: The origins of humanity - Discover how humans evolved and learnt the skills needed to colonise the world Ancient civilisations - As communities flourished, find out how the likes of Ancient Egypt started taking shape The Classical Age - From Greece and Rome to Persia and China, track the developments in science, art and politics Trade & Invention - See how trade and travel unified the Old World,while the New World emerged
  • All About History Jack The Ripper

    1 issue /  $8.99 US



    All About History Jack The Ripper

    Discover the chilling story behind history's greatest unsolved mystery

    For ten weeks during the Autumn of 1888, London’s East End was gripped by the terror of history’s most notorious serial killer. Despite public outcry, the culprit was never caught, and the mystery of Jack the Ripper continues to fascinate amateur sleuths and crime enthusiasts well over a century later. In this book, you will find a comprehensive collection of the evidence and facts that exist, as well as police reports and the many theories about who the Ripper really was. Everything you need to make your mind up is here, about who the killer was, why he chose his victims and why the police never found him. Prepare yourself for a grim look at the streets of London in their darkest days. Featuring: The scenes - Take a walk through the gloomy alleyways of 19th Century East End London with high-quality illustrations The victims - Get insight into the lives of the women Jack the Ripper chose as his victims The suspects - Make your own mind up about whether any of the prime suspects were, in fact, the Ripper The theories - Delve into the many theories that have emerged around the case
  • How It Works: Book of The Human Body 3rd Revised Edition

    1 issue /  $8.99 US



    How It Works: Book of The Human Body

    Everything you need to know about the human body

    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. Featuring: 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
  • How It Works: Amazing Answers to Curious Questions Vol 4

    1 issue /  $8.99 US



    How It Works: Amazing Answers to Curious Questions

    Discover the incredible secrets of the world we live in

    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. Featuring: 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.
  • How It Works Book of Volcanoes and Earthquakes

    1 issue /  $8.99 US



    How It Works Book of Volcanoes and Earthquakes

    An in-depth look at these incredible forces of nature

    In this book, we take a detailed look at two of nature’s most powerful forces; volcanoes and earthquakes. Explaining how and why they occur, you’ll discover how they affect our lives, and how they shape our landscape. Packed with illustrations and incredible images of the damage they can do, you’ll also find case studies from Etna and Vesuvius to Christchurch and Haiti. So read on to learn more about the deadly power of the natural world. Featuring: Understanding volcanoes - Silent but deadly, see how volcanoes can unleash a power like no other The power of earthquakes - Discover why the ground can shake, split and how cities are destroyed in seconds Incredible case studies - From Mount St Helens and Vesuvius to Haiti and Christchurch, a look at how volcanoes and earthquakes can wreak havoc Amazing images - Packed with detailed illustrations and powerful pictures to bring these subjects to life
  • No.33_Apr-15

    12 issues /  $52.48 US



    NHK きょうの料理

    放送57年目を迎える長寿番組 心のこもった家庭の味が満載です

    手づくりの家庭料理の大切さを伝えてきた「きょうの料理」。今年度は、第1週目と第2週目の特集に加えて、第3週目に「おふくろの味 定番100」と題し、1年間かけて代表的な家庭料理100品を紹介します。好評の土井善晴さん、栗原はるみさんの連載は、テーマを変えてリニューアルスタートします。//■ご注意ください■/※NHKテキスト電子版では権利処理の都合上、一部コンテンツやコーナーを掲載してない場合がございます。ご了承ください。
  • Rotman Management Leader's Digest

    1 issue /  $18.95 US



    Rotman Management Leader's Digest

    Volume 1: Thriving

    Rotman Management Leader’s Digest is a compilation of best-selling articles on a timely management topic. Available in digital format only, the first volume in the series is all about ‘Thriving’. A thriving workforce is one in which employees and their leaders are not just satisfied and productive: they are engaged in creating the future - both the organization's and their own. This special digital compilation issue from Rotman Management gives you timeless ideas from our archives that will enable you, your employees, and your organization to thrive. Articles include "Thriving at Work: Why It's Important and How to Enable More of It" by Gretchen Spreitzer, Christine Porath, and Cristina Gibson; "Coaching High Performance: Lessons from Veterans in Two Arenas" by Roger Martin, Bob Brett, and Jennifer Riel; "Thriving in Ambiguity: Lessons from Exploratory Organizations" by Lauren Pollak and Katherine Wakid; "Give Me a Break: The Role of Work Breaks in the Quest for Optimal Productivity" by John Trougakos,"Team Alchemy: What Happens in the Spaces Between People" by Chelsea Vandiver; "Developing Leaders for a World of Uncertainty" by Andrew Day and Kevin Power; and more.
  • All About History Book of Vikings

    1 issue /  $8.99 US



    All About History Book of Vikings

    From their origins and conquests to their legacy

    The legend of the Vikings is one that is shrouded in mystery. In this book, we uncover the truth about the Vikings, from their origins in Scandinavia to their expeditions across the seas. Known to be ruthless raiders and fearless fighters, discover how the Vikings expanded their empire and conquered new lands. Featuring: Origins of the Vikings - Find out how the Vikings came to be, and where they set up home Raiding & Trading - See how the Vikings made a name for themselves as fearless warrirors End of the Viking age - Read about the Viking legacy, and what caused the Vikings to die out Exhibits - A collection of rare artefacts, detailing the history of the Vikings
  • Avril 2015

    12 issues /  $33.15 US



    Histoire & Civilisations

    Voyagez au cœur de l'Histoire !

    Avec Histoire & Civilisations, vivez une odyssée à travers les siècles. De l'Antiquité aux Temps Modernes, de l’Égypte aux Amériques, des historiens de renom vous guident sur les traces des grandes civilisations et vous livrent tous les secrets des grands événements de l'Histoire. Dans chaque dossier, retrouvez des repères chronologiques, des analyses de spécialistes, des documents d'archives et de belles illustrations. Histoire & Civilisations est le rendez-vous mensuel de tous les amateurs d'histoire, désireux d'associer le plaisir de lire au développement de leurs connaissances. Un magazine co-édité par Le Monde et National Geographic.
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