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.
Nearly all new discoveries, findings, theories and scientific speculations are filtered through peer evaluation.
Over history, major discoveries have often been marked by new, frequently ingenious, methods of representing knowledge...
Lynne G. Zucker
What makes someone a great scientist or inventor
What makes some ideas long-lived and highly generative?
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