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On sale date:
13th October 2016

Can we beat cancer?

A report by Macmillan Cancer Support has revealed that cancer survival rates have doubled since the 1970s. We look at the latest advances, and find out how close we are to beating the disease.

Nanocars are go!

Take your seats for the first ever NanoCar race, which will see single-molecule cars competing on a nano-sized track in Toulouse. We meet some of the teams bidding for glory.

Call the dog-tor

They’re not called man’s best friend for nothing. Our canine companions can help reduce stress levels, combat loneliness, and benefit those who suffer with PTSD, dementia, diabetes, and much more. But how?

The 10 strangest ideas in science

From our lost sixth sense to the Sun’s hidden twin, we delve into the most mind-bending and downright bizarre theories in science today.