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Beginners Guide to Astronomy Magazine

Packed with practical advice on how to begin exploring and enjoying the wonders of the night sky, the Beginners’ Guide to Astronomy from Sky at Night Magazine is a must-read for all new and curious stargazers. With expert guidance on binoculars and telescopes, star charts and diagrams to help readers navigate their way around the constellations and tips on how best to observe planets, stars and deep-sky objects, the Beginners’ Guide to Astronomy is an inspiring springboard into the hobby of astronomy and all that the Universe above us has to offer. Magazine covers are used for illustrative purposes only and you may not receive a copy of the particular issue depicted. Your subscription will include the most recent issue once your subscription begins.

The Universe the Story so Far Magazine

From the makers of BBC Focus comes a fascinating and comprehensive special edition – The Universe: The Story So Far. Split into three sections – The Fundamentals, The Solar System and Beyond The Solar System – this special edition takes you on a journey from the pioneers who first described the Universe to the extraordinary missions exploring distant worlds today. On the way, we – Learn about the Big Bang, the nature of gravity, relativity and dark matter – Visit the millions of bodies visible across the Universe, whether planets, moons, stars or comets – Explore what lies beyond our cosmic neighbourhood Written by some of the world’s leading authorities on astronomy and space exploration, and featuring eye-popping photography, The Universe: The Story So Far is the perfect guide to the magic and mystery of the night sky. Magazine covers are used for illustrative purposes only and you may not receive a copy of the particular issue depicted. Your subscription will include the most recent issue once your subscription begins.

Complete Guide to Astrophotography Magazine

The night sky is teeming with spectacular sights just waiting to be imaged, but where do you begin? The Complete Guide to Astrophotography has the answer. Inside you’ll find a course like no other – all the techniques and tutorials you need to progress from simple smartphone imaging to fully autoguided deep-sky shots, plus in-depth processing advice. Magazine covers are used for illustrative purposes only and you may not receive a copy of the particular issue depicted. Your subscription will include the most recent issue once your subscription begins.

How It Works Book of The Human Body Magazine

The human body is unmatched by any other species on Earth. Explore our amazing anatomy in fine detail before delving into the intricacies of the complex processes, functions and systems that keep us going through incredible illustrations, photography and explanations. Take the head-to-toe tour and begin to see yourself in a whole new light! Featuring: 50 amazing body facts – Discover some intriguing trivia about the human body. Human anatomy – Get an insight into the complexities of human anatomy through in-depth anatomical diagrams. The body at work – Take a look at the processes that keep our bodies functioning and keep us alive! Curious questions – Understand the explanations behind some of the body’s weirdest phenomena, from hiccups to sneezing. Magazine covers are used for illustrative purposes only and you may not receive a copy of the particular issue depicted. Your subscription will include the most recent issue once your subscription begins.

The Big Book of DIY Astronomy Projects Magazine

Discover how to make a solar funnel for safely observing the Sun, upgrade your focuser and construct your own telescope with The Big Book of DIY Astronomy Projects. In this special edition, the experts from BBC Sky at Night Magazine show you how you can make your own equipment using everyday objects. With projects covering accessories, telescopes, solar observing, mounts, observatories and imaging this fully illustrated special issue features clear instructions, step-by-step guides, and detailed illustrations and plans, all to help you see the stars without breaking the bank. Magazine covers are used for illustrative purposes only and you may not receive a copy of the particular issue depicted. Your subscription will include the most recent issue once your subscription begins.

World of Animals Book of Ocean Wildlife Magazine

A fascinating account of the underwater animal kingdom. From the ferocious great white to the stealthy killer whale, dive into more than 160 pages of fascinating content, paired with stunning imagery and amazing illustrations. Featuring: Attack of the great white shark – Uncover the epic hunting tactics of one of the ocean’s most-feared hunters and discover the truth behind a beast we’ve come to fear Songs of the humpback – The secrets of this ocean giant’s songs are revealed in an unmissable, heartwarming tale of family, love and migration Mysteries of the deep – Meet the animals you never even knew existed, lurking at the pit of the ocean, armed with unbelievable defence mechanisms and survival skills Bottlenose dolphins – Discover how these underwater favourites use their brilliant brain power to hunt, thrive and survive in the wild Magazine covers are used for illustrative purposes only and you may not receive a copy of the particular issue depicted. Your subscription will include the most recent issue once your subscription begins.

Man in Space Magazine

On 12 April 1961, Yuri Gagarin became the first man in history to reach space. A huge coup for the Soviet Union, it was the spark that ignited a new Space Race – one that would ultimately lead to the Moon. Discover the fascinating story of over 50 years of manned space exploration in this lavish, 116-page special issue. Featuring articles by leading spaceflight writers and packed with rarely-seen photos of astronauts and their spacecraft, Man In Space takes you from the early Vostok, Mercury and Gemini missions to the International Space Station and beyond. Magazine covers are used for illustrative purposes only and you may not receive a copy of the particular issue depicted. Your subscription will include the most recent issue once your subscription begins.

The Story of The Voyager Magazine

The twin Voyager spacecraft have been speeding through the cosmos for two-thirds of the entire Space Age. Between them they visited four planets and 48 moons, 23 of which we had no idea existed. They saw new rings, volcanoes, geysers and even aurorae. Now Voyager 1 is pushing the very limit of exploration, as it ventures into the unknown of interstellar space. In The Story of Voyager we explore their astounding and complex legacy, joined by some of the scientists who worked on the mission, a majestic tale that rewrote the textbooks and is still infuencing NASA today. Magazine covers are used for illustrative purposes only and you may not receive a copy of the particular issue depicted. Your subscription will include the most recent issue once your subscription begins.

How It Works Book of Amazing Technology Magazine

The future is now with the newly revised edition of the How It Works Book of Amazing Technology. Discover the gadgets that will transform your daily life, learn more about the technology behind our most popular lifestyle products, find out about the incredible engineering behind our structures and machinery, and dissect the biotech that keeps us alive and enhances our own biological functions. Featuring: Gadgets and Future Tech – When will we be rescued by robots? What are the latest high-tech toys? How can a GoPro work in the water? Find out the answers to these questions and many more here. Biotech – If you’ve ever wondered what surgical tools will revolutionise the operating room, or whether humans will ever receive bionic limbs, this section will satisfy your curiosity. Lifestyle – Our daily lives are filled with tech, whether it’s in communication or our entertainment. Find out just how this is made possible within these pages. Engineering – The world’s most incredible structures, transport and machinery would not be possible without the intricate engineering behind it. Magazine covers are used for illustrative purposes only and you may not receive a copy of the particular issue depicted. Your subscription will include the most recent issue once your subscription begins.

How It Works Book of Science Experiements Magazine

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. Magazine covers are used for illustrative purposes only and you may not receive a copy of the particular issue depicted. Your subscription will include the most recent issue once your subscription begins.