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A science magazine is a periodical publication with news, opinions and reports about science for a non-expert audience. A periodical publication for scientific experts, in contrast, is called a "scientific journal". Science magazines are read by non-scientists and scientists who want accessible information on fields outside their specialization. This article is about the magazine as a published medium. ... A magnet levitating above a high-temperature superconductor demonstrates the Meissner effect. ... Look up expert in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Nature, Science and PNAS In academic publishing, a scientific journal is a periodical publication intended to further the progress of science, usually by reporting new research. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... A scientist, in the broadest sense, refers to any person that engages in a systematic activity to acquire knowledge or an individual that engages in such practices and traditions that are linked to schools of thought or philosophy. ... Specialization, also spelled Specialisation, is an important way to generate propositional knowledge, by applying general knowledge, such as the theory of gravity, to specific instances, such as when I release this apple, it will fall to the floor. Specialization is the opposite of generalization. ...


They are an important means of communication between the scientific community and the wider community.[who?] This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


Articles in science magazines are sometimes republished or summarized by the general press. For other uses, see News (disambiguation). ...


Examples of general science magazines

Cosmos Magazine is an Australian popular magazine that is published six times a year. ... New Scientist is a weekly international science magazine covering recent developments in science and technology for a general English-speaking audience. ... This page may meet Wikipedia’s criteria for speedy deletion. ... Current Science is a scientific journal founded in 1932, published by the Current Science Association in collaboration with the Indian Academy of Sciences. ... Published by National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources, New Delhi, a constituent institution of CSIR India, Science Reporter is a popular monthly science magazine of India ever since 1964. ... AMC Instalaciones The Mexican Academy of Sciences (Academia Mexicana de Ciencias) is a non-profit organization comprising over 1800 distinguished Mexican scientists, attached to various institutions in the country, as well as a number of eminent foreign colleagues, including various Nobel Prize winners. ... UNAM or UNaM may refers: The National Autonomous University of Mexico in Mexico City The Universidad Nacional de Misiones in Posadas, Argentina Category: ... Global Science is a monthly popular science magazine published in Urdu in Karachi, Pakistan. ... Nauka i Zhizn (Science and Life, Russian: ) was a science magazine issued during 1890-1900 in Imperial Russia, since 1934 in Soviet Union and continued in Russian Federation. ... Scientific American is a popular-science magazine, published (first weekly and later monthly) since August 28, 1845, making it the oldest continuously published magazine in the United States. ... Motto: Je Maintiendrai (Dutch: Ik zal handhaven, English: I Shall Uphold) Anthem: Wilhelmus van Nassouwe Capital Amsterdam1 Largest city Amsterdam Official language(s) Dutch2 Government Parliamentary democracy Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Beatrix  - Prime minister Jan Peter Balkenende Independence Eighty Years War   - Declared July 26, 1581   - Recognised January 30, 1648 (by Spain... BBC Focus magazine is a monthly magazine which describes itself as the worlds best science and technology monthly. The magazine features articles loosely based around the subject of science and technology. ... New Scientist is a weekly international science magazine covering recent developments in science and technology for a general English-speaking audience. ... Physics World cover from the February 2005 issue Physics World is the membership magazine of the Institute of Physics, one of the largest physical societies in the world. ... American Scientist (ISSN 0003-0996) is an illustrated bimonthly magazine about science and technology. ... Discover Magazine is a science magazine that publishes articles about science. ... Mercury is a science magazine that features articles and columns about astronomy for a general audience. ... Issue of Popular Science Popular Science is an American monthly magazine founded in 1872 carrying articles for the general reader on science and technology subjects. ... Science News is an American weekly magazine devoted to short articles about new scientific and technical developments, typically gleaned from recent scientific and technical journals. ... Scientific American is a popular-science magazine, published (first weekly and later monthly) since August 28, 1845, making it the oldest continuously published magazine in the United States. ... Seed (subtitled Beneath the Surface, then Science Is Culture) is a science magazine published bimonthly by Seed Media Group and distributed internationally. ... Sky & Telescope is a monthly magazine providing articles and information on all aspects of astronomy, space exploration, telescope equipment, and amateur telescope making and use. ... Technology Review is an innovation and technology magazine affiliated with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. ...

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This article is not about the magazine, Popular Science Popular science is interpretation of science intended for a general audience, rather than for other scientists or students. ... Science journalism is a relatively new branch of journalism, which uses the art of reporting to convey information about science topics to a public forum. ...

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Science magazine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (139 words)
A science magazine is a periodical publication with news, opinions and reports about science for a non-expert audience.
Science magazines are read by non-scientists and scientists who want accessible information on fields outside their specialization.
Articles in science magazines are sometimes republished or summarized by the general press.
Science Frontiers Digest of Scientific Anomalies (392 words)
Science Frontiers is the bimonthly newsletter providing digests of reports that describe scientific anomalies; that is, those observations and facts that challenge prevailing scientific paradigms.
In this context, the newsletter Science Frontiers is the appetizer and the Catalog of Anomalies is the main course.
Science Frontiers and the Catalog of Anomalies are produced by William R. Corliss.
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