On sale date: 4th April 2013
The Science of Zombies
Think that zombies only exist in books and films? Well, you may be surprised to discover that the living dead are based on science fact. In May’s cover feature, we explore the scientific origins behind zombies and four other terrifying monsters.
Masters of Mind Control
Fifty years after Project MKUltra, we explore how new technology is opening up the frightening possibility of true mind manipulation. We know what you’re thinking…
10 Accidental Inventions
It’s seventy-five years since a scientist accidentally discovered a new wonder material: Teflon. To celebrate, we look at nine other fortunate discoveries, from text messaging to viagra.
Also inside this issue:
Megatsunami: The giant tidal wave that could swamp Britain
Secrets of the aurora: New insights into the heavenly light displays
Life after death: We speak to the man with proof
Fitness gadgets: We put the latest generation of health monitors through their paces
How Do We Know: Earth’s frozen past
Discoveries: Revealing the secrets of the Russian meteor
MegaPixel: Awe-inspiring images from the world of science
Q&A: What’s the world’s toughest animal?
To Do List: Plan your month ahead with our expert guide
Tech Hub: A first look at the Razer Edge gaming tablet
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