Spotlight on Science
Science is the world’s leading journal of original scientific research, global news, and commentary.
Science is published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science which is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator, leader, spokesperson and professional association.
The 2009 ISI Impact Factor for Science is 29.747
The 5-year Impact Factor is 31.052
Our online access to Science on both the Europe and Asia campuses covers 1997-present
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Science has published articles by Nobel Prize laureates since the award’s inception in 1901.
Five of this year’s winners of the Nobel Prize have published articles in Science.
The 2010 laureates who published in Science include: for Medicine, Robert G. Edwards, the “Father of the Test Tube Baby;” for Chemistry, Akira Suzuki and Ei-ichi Negishi for palladium-catalyzed cross couplings in organic synthesis; and for Physics, Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov for their groundbreaking work with graphene.
Browse and download posters on specific life science topics.