How It Works
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How It Works issue 49 free preview!

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This month How It Works is packed with a bunch of great articles, here are a few of our favourites:

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Genetics – Discover the secrets and science behind your unique genetic code and how geneticists unravelled the human being blueprint.

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Rise of the superstorm – What caused this year’s Oklahoma tornado to be so destructive and are these epic storms on the rise?

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Megacities – What infrastructure does a sprawling metropolis need to support over 10 million residents?

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Exploring new worlds – How do space rovers investigate the surfaces of other planets and moons, plus how have these robotic pioneers evolved?

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Fighter jet pilot training – Go behind the scenes to find out how novice pilots learn to fly supersonic aircraft using lifelike simulators and the Hawk AJT.

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The US Capitol building – We reveal the design, construction and secrets of the American take on the UK’s Houses of Parliament and take a tour around its rooms

How It Works issue 49 is on sale from 18 July 2013 and is available from WHSmiths, Barnes & Noble, supermarkets and all good newsagents.