How It Works issue 88 is on sale now!

How It Works issue 88 is out now – get your copy here!

Get ready for Rio and find out what it takes to go higher, faster, stronger as we reveal the science and tech behind the Olympics!


Olympics HIW88

The science and tech behind elite athletes and the Games


Also inside…

How to become a Top Gun 


Top Gun HIW88

What does it take to become a fighter pilot?

Bacteria – the good, the bad and the ugly

bacteria HIW88

Discover the second brain in your gut


The Ice Age

Parallel universes

The tallest bridge in the world

Rainbow mountains

And much more!


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