Reader preferences for liberal or conservative political books also attract them to different types of science books.
Satellite data on nighttime lights used to validate broad, macroeconomic theories of economic convergence and divergence.
Studying winners of 137 science prizes, we show that the occasional “gamble” for impact is a plausible reason for levels of risk-taking.
Here, we present a health research opportunity index (health ROI) to measure the misalignment of biomedical needs and resources.
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There is the tendency and a risk for groups and fields to continuously focus on minute details.
This project aims to develop methods of tracking how concepts emerge, are disseminated, stabilize and decay across different...
Most knowledge-making processes aim at explanation.
"No man can surpass his own time, for the spirit of his time [der Geist seiner Zeit] is also his own spirit."
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