issue 45 - Feb 2016

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issue 45

Cannabilism, bombs, pyramids, ivory, huskies, chameleons, Antarctica, brain scans, paralysis, jetpacks… and a four-legged hero

THE UNBELIEVABLE PHYSICS OF SLED DOGS

How do huskies manage five marathons a day?

"SOMETHING IS DOWN THERE"

Researchers are unlocking the last secrets of the pyramids

THE ILL-FATED VOYAGE OF THE ESSEX

The incredible true story of how a white sperm whale turned on its hunters

THE FBI'S FORENSIC BOMB SCIENTISTS

A look behind the scenes at the world’s largest explosives laboratory

DOES MY BRAIN LEAVE FINGERPRINTS?

In the near future, brain scans could be used help to solve murder cases…

IS THE MOON SHRINKING?

And what would happen if it disappeared completey?

THE UNBELIEVABLE PHYSICS OF SLED DOGS

How do huskies manage five marathons a day?

"SOMETHING IS DOWN THERE"

Researchers are unlocking the last secrets of the pyramids

THE ILL-FATED VOYAGE OF THE ESSEX

The incredible true story of how a white sperm whale turned on its hunters

THE FBI'S FORENSIC BOMB SCIENTISTS

A look behind the scenes at the world’s largest explosives laboratory

DOES MY BRAIN LEAVE FINGERPRINTS?

In the near future, brain scans could be used help to solve murder cases…

IS THE MOON SHRINKING?

And what would happen if it disappeared completey?