Cosmos is an award-winning independent literary science magazine, published in Australia but with a global reach. It makes the world of science accessible to everyone. We deliver the latest in science through our bi-monthly print magazine and online daily news feed.

Subscribe before 22 December 2016 and automatically go into the draw to win a whale shark adventure swim at Ningaloo Reef* for you and a friend including $2000 towards travel to Exmouth, Western Australia and/or accomodation. 

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Interested in purchasing multiple copies of Cosmos Magazine or a multi-user digital subscription? Contact us about Cosmos for enterprises or purchase a library subscription here.

*Applies to all subscriptions, renewals and gifts (excluding enterprise and libraries). Please note: Whale shark swim voucher is to be used between March and July 2017 – no other dates available, prize not redeemable for cash. Winners also receive $2000 to put towards travel to Exmouth, Western Australia and/or accomodation. For full terms and terms and conditions visit Offer ends 22 December 2016.

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