Science News

Cover image for Vol. 188 Issue 8

Editor: Eva Emerson

Online ISSN: 1943-0930


Aims and Scope

About Science News []

Science News has been published since 1922 by the nonprofit membership organization, Society for Science & the Public. This award-winning news magazine is published daily online and bi-weekly in print and on the iPad. Science News covers important and emerging research in all fields of science. Its concise, accurate, timely articles appeal to both general readers and scientists, and reach tens of millions annually in print, through social media, and online.

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