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Scientific American
Journal Prestige (SJR): 0.266
Number of Followers: 320  
 
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ISSN (Print) 0036-8733 - ISSN (Online) 0036-8733
Published by NPG Homepage  [143 journals]
  • Barriers between Realities
    • Scientific American 319, 4 (2018). doi:10.1038/scientificamerican0718-4

      Author: Mariette DiChristina

      Scientific American 319, 4 (2018)2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-4
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Letters
    • Scientific American 319, 6 (2018). doi:10.1038/scientificamerican0718-6

      Scientific American 319, 6 (2018)2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-6
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Safe Injection Facilities Save Lives
    • Pages: 10 - 10
      Abstract: To fight the opioid crisis, let users shoot up under medical supervision
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 10 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-10
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Auto Mileage Rollback Is a Sick Idea
    • Authors: Rob Jackson
      Pages: 12 - 12
      Abstract: The current EPA rules are better for our wallets and our health
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 12 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-12
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Rocky Secret
    • Authors: Doug Main
      Pages: 14 - 17
      Abstract: A previously unknown source of nitrogen lies beneath our feet
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 14 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-14
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Eagle Eye
    • Authors: Simon Makin
      Pages: 16 - 17
      Abstract: Not everyone has the same aptitude for observing detail
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 16 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-16
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Microbe Mystery
    • Authors: Prachi Patel
      Pages: 18 - 18
      Abstract: Engineered organism hints at the origins of bacteria and archaea
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 18 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-18a
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Fish Bombs
    • Authors: Katherine Kornei
      Pages: 18 - 18
      Abstract: Gunshot-detection technology targets a devastating method of fishing
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 18 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-18b
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Thinking Slow
    • Authors: Tanya Lewis
      Pages: 19 - 19
      Abstract: Super low frequency brain waves are linked to conscious states
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 19 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-19
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • The Power of Science Museums
    • Pages: 20 - 20
      Abstract: The new air and space museum director talks about the next generation of explorers and the post-truth era
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 20 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-20
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Quick Hits
    • Scientific American 319, 21 (2018). doi:10.1038/scientificamerican0718-21

      Author: Tanya Lewis

      Scientific American 319, 21 (2018)2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-21
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Smart Walls
    • Authors: Prachi Patel
      Pages: 22 - 22
      Abstract: Special paint turns a surface into a giant touch sensor
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 22 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-22
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Blue's Clues
    • Authors: Matthew Hutson
      Pages: 23 - 23
      Abstract: Wealthy families invest more in boys, backpack sales suggest
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 23 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-23
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Killer Infection: Is It Your Genes'
    • Authors: Claudia Wallis
      Pages: 24 - 24
      Abstract: Subtle mutations can undermine our ability to fend off a specific bug
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 24 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-24
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • The Next Round of Merger Mania
    • Authors: David Pogue
      Pages: 26 - 26
      Abstract: 12 ideas for new companies that probably won't exist—but should
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 26 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-26
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Crossing the Quantum Divide
    • Authors: Tim Folger
      Pages: 28 - 35
      Abstract: The universe according to quantum mechanics is strange and probabilistic, but our everyday reality seems nailed down. New experiments aim to probe where—and why—one realm passes into the other
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 28 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-28
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • The Science of Antiscience Thinking
    • Authors: Douglas T. Kenrick, Adam B. Cohen, Steven L. Neuberg, Robert B. Cialdini
      Pages: 36 - 41
      Abstract: Convincing people who doubt the validity of climate change and evolution to change their beliefs requires overcoming a set of ingrained cognitive biases
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 36 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-36
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • The Real Paleo Diet
    • Authors: Peter S. Ungar
      Pages: 42 - 49
      Abstract: Microscopic wear patterns on fossil teeth reveal what our ancestors ate—and provide insights into how climate change shaped human evolution
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 42 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-42
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • The Clocks within Our Cells
    • Authors: Veronique Greenwood
      Pages: 50 - 57
      Abstract: How the body's cycles went from folk medicine to modern science
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 50 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-50
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Battle of the Brains
    • Authors: Josh Fischman
      Pages: 58 - 59
      Abstract: Dogs beat their domesticated rivals, cats, in a new attempt to measure cognitive power
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 58 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-58
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Building a Weather-Smart Grid
    • Authors: Peter Fairley
      Pages: 60 - 65
      Abstract: Renewable energy will rule only when weather data drive the design of a new electric grid
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 60 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-60
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Buzz Kill
    • Authors: Dan Strickman
      Pages: 66 - 71
      Abstract: As mosquito-borne diseases spread, scientists are fighting back with new poisons, traps and genetic engineering techniques
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 66 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-66
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Recommended
    • Scientific American 319, 72 (2018). doi:10.1038/scientificamerican0718-72

      Scientific American 319, 72 (2018)2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-72
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • The Final Mysterians
    • Authors: Michael Shermer
      Pages: 73 - 73
      Abstract: Are consciousness, free will and God insoluble mysteries'
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 73 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-73
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Sex and Drugs
    • Authors: Steve Mirsky
      Pages: 74 - 74
      Abstract: Animals' inner lives are stranger than we can imagine
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 74 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-74
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • 50, 100 & 150 Years Ago
    • Authors: Daniel C. Schlenoff
      Pages: 75 - 75
      Abstract: Innovation and discovery as chronicled in Scientific American
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 75 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-75
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
  • Mental Illness Overlap
    • Authors: Mark Fischetti
      Pages: 76 - 76
      Abstract: A distinct set of genes may underlie several psychiatric conditions
      Citation: Scientific American 319, 76 (2018)
      PubDate: 2018-06-19
      DOI: 10.1038/scientificamerican0718-76
      Issue No: Vol. 319, No. 1 (2018)
       
 
 
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