Pour one out... for water
THINGS WE LEARNED IN THIS ISSUE
THE MAMMALIAN VICTORY
FAT IS GOOD
FUTURE OF TRANSPORT
DEEP SEA CREATURES
Can we actually take a photograph of an exoplanet?
Elon Musk wants to you die on Mars!
Will Australia get too hot to bear?
Now with more potoo posulatons!
An owl-like bird that’s not an owl
There’s fire down below...
Huge rocket factory allows mission to Mars
Spacecraft can return to Earth
DRONES WILL SAVE ENDANGERED KOALAS
Our units of measurement become more accurate
Scientists find placebo effect
The world’s oldest animal is the size of a car
Rivers of methane flow in canyons on Titan
And speaking of trees ...
TITAN IS AN ICE WORLD
Smartphone and 3D printer provide man with new face
ODD ROCK TURNED OUT TO BE DINO BRAIN
Screws hold prosthesis in place
SMALL BIRD REMAINS FLYING FOR ALMOST A YEAR
Clouds and severe storms ravage Jupiter’s south pole
Bacteria consume ancient mummies
THE DEAD WERE HIDDEN IN THE SAND
Go diving in the virtual world
Gloves regulate the temperature
Cannabis improves night vision
Women sent Vikings travelling
Do soap bubbles have colours?
HOW ARE SCRATCH TICKETS MADE?
Light beams affect each other
Which animal stockpiles the most food?
Does ice get stronger, the colder it is?
The colour depends on light waves
How do astronauts pee?
What are cramps?
Can butterflies lose their ability to fly if I rub the dust from their wings?
NOT ALL INSECTS NEED WING-DUST
The place with the most birds?
BRIGHT DOTS REVEAL PLANETS
WHAT IS THIS?
Should roses be placed in warm water?
How much blood does the human heart pump?
Is it really true that ... ... wind turbines make me sick?
A wind turbine does not whisper
DENMARK LEADS THE WIND POWER RACE
Seven signs of water
Five worlds could include living creatures
Moon includes twice as much ocean as Earth
WORLDS INCLUDE “DEAD” WATER
NASA PROBE “TOUCHES” EUROPA 45 TIMES
Electric eel dives into Europa’s ocean
SUBMARINE TO EXPLORE TITAN’S OCEANS
PROBE VISITS THREE MOONS
Mammals beat reptiles and birds
Fantastic Beasts - We Found 'Em!
Flexible body was ready for success
Young mammals get a good start in life
Mammals have conquered the entire planet
One day, you can ...
Small “bus modules” come when you call
MODULE BUSES REDUCE TRAFFIC
Zigzag through traffic in a driverless motor bike
Pilotless drone taxi ready for takeoff
Take the train to your doorstep
MOTION LIFTS THE TRAIN
CRINOID STIMULATED DEEP SEA EXPLORATION
Deep sea creatures live under extreme conditions
The world’s oddest sharks live in Japanese oceanic trench
Everything is in the legs
Octopuses are the deep sea superstars
In the dark, isopods become giants
Onejaws are deep sea venomous snakes
The teeth function as a portcullis
Huge claw is a mystery
Let there be light
Luminous spit made of crustaceans
Enzyme boosts light show
QUESTIONS TO BE ANSWERED
"Green" fruit gum
Sunlight is fuel
Factory requires lots of light
The best fatty acids
15 per cent
EVER MORE AGE RECORDS ARE SET
We age differently
Unbearable heat could displace millions
Heat and humidity: a fatal cocktail
Heat keeps planes on the ground
2 Mountains grow faster
3 Heat kills desert bacteria
1 Petrol evaporated in Australian town
YOU WILL NEED:
GLYCERIN STABILIZES THE SURFACE OF THE BUBBLES
Soap allows water to bubble
I AM NOT A LOG EITHER
Computers & Technology
Science Illustrated - 2017-01-12
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