Mysteries of the Universe

Meaning of life not included

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Mysteries of the Universe

Why is there a monster black hole in the centre of every galaxy? What is dark matter? Does time exist? Why haven’t we found any aliens?

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Beat the burnout

How scientists want you to bounce back from pandemic fatigue.

The seasons of you

New research suggests that rather than following a pattern of spring, summer, autumn and winter, our bodies may have their own seasonal fluctuations that don’t match the calendar.

A beginner’s guide to astronomy

Amateur astronomy became a much-loved hobby during lockdown. If you fancy giving it a go, our handy guide can help you identify some of the night sky’s most iconic sights – and you don’t even need a telescope!

Plus

  • Automate your smart home
  • Dr Michael Mosley’s tips for keeping your blood pressure under control
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Issue 359 on sale 20 January 2021

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