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PUZZLE ANSWERS MAY 2015

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Crossword ACROSS: 1 Balderdash 7 Soda 9 Particle 10 Genome 11 Thyroid 12 Maxwell 14 Research 15 Dose 17 Volt 18 Cannabis 21 Cardiac 23 Peptone 25 SI unit 26 Hothouse 27 Cyst 28 Chalcedony. DOWN: 2 Apathy 3 Detergent 4 Recline 5 Apex 6 Hogwash 7 Sinew 8 Demolish 13 Frank 15 Driftwood 16

May 2015 COMPETITION WINNERS

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Winners of our latest featured book: Sensation: The New Science of Physical Intelligence by Thalma Lobel. Congratulations to Victoria Jewhurst from the Centre for Infection and Immunity at Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland!

Win: Our Ageing Brain: how our mental capacities develop as we grow older by André Aleman

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Based on the latest research in cognitive science Our Ageing Brain outlines the processes that take place in the brain as it ages, how to recognise the early symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease, and how to distinguish fact from fiction when it comes to ways of delaying the ageing process. The Dutch…

APRIL 2015 COMPETITION WINNERS

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Winners of our latest featured book: Opulent Oceans: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library by Melanie L. J. Stiassny.

PUZZLE ANSWERS April 2015

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Crossword ACROSS: 1 Specimen 6 Put off 9 Vacuum 10 Capybara 11 Immunology 14 Gene 15 Impresari 18 In essence 21 Swab 22 Starry-eyed 25 Megaflop 26 Dosage 27 Alkene 28 Chlorine. DOWN: 2 Plasma 3 Caucus 4 Mambo 5 Nacho 6 Puppy 7 Toboggan 8 Forensic 12 Lambert 13 Gyrocar 16 Big wheel 17

Win! Sensation: The New Science of Physical Intelligence by Thalma Lobel

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Without realising it, every day sensations such as smells, colour, weight and temperature influence your world and your actions.

Stumped on that last crossword answer or think you’ve messed up the Sudoku? Answers are here.

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Crossword ACROSS: 1 Bessemer 6 Freeze 9 Drying 10 Phosgene 11 Stressed 12 Tool 14 Battery 16 Adjourn 18 Neurine 19 Isotope 21 Coke 22 Wood-coal 25 Distance 26 Atomic 27 Energy 28 Tethered. DOWN: 2 Euro 3 Shift 4 Magnetron 5 Repose 6 Frond 7 Eight-foot 8 Zincograph 13 Wave-motion 15 Tormentor 17…

March 2015 COMPETITION WINNERS

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Winner of our latest featured book: Paralysed with Fear by Gareth Williams

Win! Opulent Oceans: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections by Melanie L. J. Stiassny

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Join Melanie Stiassny from the American Museum of Natural History to explore oceans and their fascinating inhabitants such as corals, jellyfish, sea worms, whales, sharks, squids.

PUZZLE ANSWERS February 2015

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Crossword ACROSS: 1 Thermistor 7 Otto 9 Odysseus 10 Butane 11 Coal-oil 12 Stewpan 14 Magnetic 15 Flux 17 Heat 18 Capacity 21 Dry-cell 23 Warlord 25 Manchu 26 Regulate 27 Ghee 28 Intertwine. DOWN: 2 Hadron 3 Resultant 4 Iberian 5 Task 6 Robotic 7 On tow 8 Tantalum 13 Stupa 15 Fatal blow

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