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Lost cities

Lost cities

What are the civilizations that time forgot?

2017 science

2017: What’s in store

Senior Staff Writer Jack and Production Editor Charlie on what they’d like to see happen in the new year, scientifically speaking of course

The future of Energy

The future of energy

Three devices that could help solve our energy concerns

Can we bring cells back to life?

Bringing cells back to life

Read the story of one company who is trying to make limb regeneration and reanimation a possibility

How paddle shifting works

How paddle shifting works

How some cars can change gear directly from the steering wheel with no need for a clutch or a gear stick

Animal astronauts

Meet Laika – the first animal in orbit – and the other 9 space pioneering species that paved the way for human spaceflight.

Memory metal

Memory metal

How military vehicles of the future will be protected from missiles and bombs

Mars: episode 2 Grounded

Mars: episode 2

Read our preview of ‘Grounded’ as National Geographic’s new space show returns

Fixing broken genes

New technology that could fight ageing and cure previously incurable diseases

Bionic Hands

Bionic hands

The new multi-functional bionic hands from Newcastle University that could be a game-changer in prosthetic technology

Are you cut out for space travel?

People will soon be setting off for Mars. Do you think you’d make a fine space explorer/astronaut? Take the quiz to find out!