National Geographic : 2014 Apr
A Veil of Eggs The monkfish lays a million at a time, protected by a floating, gauzy film. Commuter Science A city-by-city breakdown of hours lost Gallery of Gardens Artist Fritz Haeg has helped 15 families turn their lawn into a work of art. Reunited After 163 Years A newfound ancient turtle bone matches up with a specimen from 1849. Block That Meteorite early warnings could keep us safe. Soylent on Rye It’s a synthesized food that does not depend on agriculture. Sugar Solution Fructose plus water can make tissues transparent for a clear view of organs. 18 136 137 4 6 8 10 16 Editor’s Note Letters Survival Guide VISIONS NG Connect The Moment Found On the Cover Jade the hedgehog was nearly 11 months old (and 161/2 ounces) when she was photographed. South Carolinian Brandon Harley uses her as a breeder in his pet business. Photo by Vincent J. Musi Your Shot DIgItal EDItIONS April 2014 NEXt Contributions to the National Geographic Society are tax deductible under Section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. tax code. Copyright © 2014 National Geographic Society All rights reserved. National Geographic and Yellow Border: Registered Trademarks ® Marcas Registradas. National Geographic assumes no responsibility for unsolicited materials. Printed in U.S.A. Subscriptions For subscriptions, gift memberships, or changes of address, contact Customer Service at ngmservice.com or call 1-800 -NGS-LINe (647-5463). Outside the U.S. and Canada please call +1-813-979-6845. Please recycle. PRiNTed oN 100% PeFC-CeRTiFied PAPeR National Geographic is available on the iPad, the Kindle Fire, and the iPhone. Deer in the Home Lights Video Dillie the blind deer tours her domestic digs. Cosmic Dawn Interactive Experience the expansion of the universe.