Per Ingens Flamma Ad Astra
THINGS WE LEARNED IN THIS ISSUE
THE MIGHTY BIPLANE FLIES AGAIN!
DOCTORS WANT TO SMELL DISEASE
THE SECRET OF BALL LIGHTNING
Everything you didn’t realise you needed to know about the world of science and tech!
This chameleon is really happy that his head glows like that. Find out why!
The big ring gets an even bigger ring as an upgrade. Universe, beware!
How does a Polaroid camera work, and can a solar system have two stars?
The Earth’s explosive skin condition...
What if there was a tree that liked salt?
I can’t get any of these, it’s ridiculous
A star is born...
Rare plant paints river bed blood red
Three gene 'flaws' made our brains grow
The brain grew by coincidence
The centre of the Milky Way is full of holes
Space hotel to open in four years
SPEAKING OF STICK INSECTS ...
INSECT EGGS GET A LIFT
Fat people to be cured with their own fat
Blind people will soon feel view from car
FAT WILL MAKE YOU THINNER
Physicists have invented new nuclear particle
Stars were born surprisingly early
Gene shows the way to a cure against Alzheimer's
QUARKS STICK TOGETHER
Will flying taxies save us from rush hour?
AIRBUS’ FLYING TAXI CONQUERS THE AIR
FLYING TAXI BYTHE NUMBERS
A polaroid camera is a miniature darkroom
TOP 5 · Which diseases are the most common?
Six colour layers paint an entire picture
Can starfish tolerate fresh water?
HOW THINGS WORK
How many rings does Uranus have?
How do snakes climb?
Climbing snakes fold up like a harmonica
THE FROG THAT NEVER NEEDS AN X-RAY
Does fast speech indicate higher intelligence?
... binary stars can have solar systems?
Three methods capture binary stars
NEW HEAVYWEIGHTS TO SOLVE FIVE PROBLEMS
Extra engine power = faster space travel
Powerful rockets allow mining in space
BIG FALCON ROCKET
TRAVEL TIME: 3 MONTHS
TRAVEL TIME: 9 MONTHS
M-TYPE ASTEROIDS ARE FULL OF METALS
C-TYPE ASTEROIDS ARE RIPE WITH ROCKET FUEL
S-TYPE ASTEROIDS INCLUDE PLATINUM
Monster rocket repeats historical mission
5 Capsules land in the ocean
1 Countdown reaches zero
2 First used rocket parts detached
4 Capsules black out
3 Missions head for the Moon
Recycling makes space tourism cheaper
SPACE LAUNCH SYSTEM
Reusable rocket returns to Earth
Choose who you want to help:
Try to identify new solar systems
Use your phone to map out light contamination
Move liquid and solve quantum problems
NEW SOLAR SYSTEM FORMS FROM HUGE GAS CLOUD
Find the next Higgs boson
What to do
Paint brain neurons in 3D
Combat cancer in your sleep
Guess people’s age and teach scientists about ageing
What to do
Spot the penguins in photos from Antarctica
Fold proteins and develop new drugs
Measure water quality with your phone
Count birds and map out climate change
The body loses the race against time
Cells are under attack from two sides
The most die-hard animals live in slow motion
Follow the advice and add 13 years to your life
Seafarer descendants changed their noses
DNA and fossils reveal migration
TOP 5 LONGEST ANIMAL MIGRATION
Storms and ocean currents carried monkeys
Several planes compete in the supersonic race
From 0 to 8,600 km/h with 4 engines
Odd condensate is the fifth state of matter
Atmospheric short circuit causes lightning and luminous balls
Magnetic rings make ball stable
Nanoparticles sniff at disease substances in our breath
Disease smell in breath, body odour, and urine
CERN’S HUGE RINGS WERE ESTABLISHED OVER 60 YEARS
New Huge Accelerator Will Recreate the Big Bang
POLKA- DOT TREEFROG
FLOWER HAT JELLY
Pressure equalization from Earth’s interior
Rain causes volcanic eruption
HISTORY’S WORST VOLCANIC ERUPTIONS
Computers & Technology
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