This month How It Works delivers a bounty of awesome articles and fantastic features including:
Robots – Meet a few of the supersmart machines from the robotics field.
Arctic wonders – Find out how all sorts of wildlife can endure freezing temperatures and dark winters near the North Pole.
Genetic engineering – How can DNA be tweaked to create perfect specimens in the fields of medicine, agriculture and industry?
Exploring the Moon – Discover the incredible phenomena, both on the surface and in the atmosphere of Earth’s satellite.
Next-gen airships – A new age of lighter-than-air travel is emerging; find out why it’s now safer than ever to fly by blimp.
Painting the Sistine Chapel – Learn about how Michelangelo painted his masterpiece on this famous chapel’s ceiling.
How It Works issue 39 is on sale from 4 October 2012 and is available from WHSmiths, Barnes & Noble, supermarkets and all good newsagents.