(Jan. 2014) Frontiers is helping measure research impact in a whole new way. We’ve just added Altmetric scores and badges to papers online (including e-View pre-prints). Altmetric measures the real-time impact of scholarly articles by tracking tweets, blog posts, news stories and other content that mentions scholarly articles.
Current Issue : August 2014
Many marine species rely on cycles of nighttime lighting to synchronize or regulate their behaviors. Artificial nighttime lighting, such as that produced by ships, can disrupt organisms, their interactions, and important ecological processes. By more thoroughly investigating these impacts, researchers may discover ways to mitigate this type of light pollution. MORE
Earth Observation Group, NOAA National Geophysical Data Center