What's New

Update now for app improvements to enhance your reading experience:
-New storefront look
-Updated library
-Updated Help page
-Bug and stability fixes

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App Description

FROM OUR LATEST ISSUE, APRIL 2015

• How It Works—Ever wonder what happens when you fall into a black hole? Us too. Get an inside look at virtual reality, the Large Hadron Collider, and, of course, black holes in our 10th annual How It Works issue.

• Counter Piracy—Brute force isn’t enough to eliminate pirate attacks, so, start-ups are creating clever new technology to fight back.

• Greetings From the Quiet Zone—Green Bank, West Virginia, doesn’t have cell service, Wi-Fi, or radio frequencies—and that’s why people are moving there.

• Yes, You Can Reverse Disease—We explore the novel treatments poised to turn back the clock on devastating illnesses such as Alzheimer’s.

• Now—A speaker system that reads your mood, an app that puts an orchestra in your pocket, an in-depth look at the Dark Web, and more!

• Next—Jimmy Carter on eradicating disease, a birder’s guide to the future, wind-powered public transit, and more!

• Manual—Three ways to teach your old printer new tricks, how to get a fish to walk on land, an umbrella stand that predicts the weather, and more!


SUBSCRIPTIONS AVAILABLE:
• 1-year (12 issues) subscription for $14.99 - You save 74%!
• 1-month subscription for $1.99

Your subscription will automatically renew unless you cancel 24 hours before the subscription runs out. You can turn off auto-renewal at any time from your iTunes account settings. No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during an active subscription period.

For more information, read our privacy policy and terms of use. http://www.bonniercorp.com/privacy-policy/

App Screenshots

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App Changes

  • February 21, 2015 New version 5.3.15
  • November 26, 2014 New version 5.2.5
  • October 26, 2014 New version 5.2.0
  • September 21, 2014 New version 5.1.8
  • July 19, 2014 New version 5.1.4
  • June 21, 2014 New version 5.1
  • February 05, 2014 New version 4.4.2
  • December 19, 2013 New version 4.4.1
  • November 30, 2013 New version 4.4.0
  • October 17, 2013 New version 4.3.1
  • September 30, 2013 New version 4.3
  • July 26, 2013 New version 4.2.1
  • July 17, 2013 New version 4.2
  • March 04, 2013 New version 4.1
  • December 04, 2012 New version 4.04
  • October 30, 2012 New version 4.0.3
  • October 17, 2012 New version 4.0.2
  • September 28, 2012 New version 4.0.1
  • September 20, 2012 New version 4.0
  • April 17, 2012 New version 3.2
  • February 24, 2012 New version 3.1
  • January 05, 2012 New version 3.0
  • November 11, 2011 New version 2.6.1
  • October 12, 2011 New version 2.6
  • June 24, 2011 New version 2.0