2020 Vision

On sale date:
16th December 2009


2020 Vision

Peering into the future with a look at life in the year 2020


How wildfires spread, and why there are more of them now

The Name Game

Can your child’s name really shape his or her future? You’d be surprised

Planetary Pinball

Earth’s fate when the Solar System dies


Do pigeons have nipples? This and 25 other burning science questions answered

  • Amazing images from around the world
  • The biggest science stories making headlines this month
  • What would our panel of scientists do if we stranded them on a desert island?
  • Essential labour-saving devices and droolworthy high-tech toys
  • Keep your brain active with our mind-boggling brainteasers and fiendishly flummoxing crossword