How It Works is the magazine that feeds minds and aims to inspire a sense of awe and wonder at the world we live in. There are dedicated sections on Science, Technology, Space, Transport, History and the Environment, each packed with amazing cutaway illustrations and easy-to-understand explanations. How It Works makes even the most complex topics interesting and fun to learn about.

There’s loads of exciting stuff heading your way, including:

  • Special offers and discounts for cubs, scouts and their leaders on How It Works books and magazines throughout the year
  • Exclusive videos answering questions on science, technology and space
  • Give-aways and special offers at Cubs 100 events


How It Works is delighted to offer a 3 issue trial subscription for just £1 for Cubs, Scouts and their leaders. Simply visit and use the code SCOUTS.