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June 16, 2014

High-Altitude Weight Loss May Have an Evolutionary Advantage

Weight loss at high altitudes—something universally experienced by climbers and people who move to higher terrain—may not be a detrimental effect, but rather is likely an evolutionarily-programmed adaptation, according to a new article in BioEssays.

February 06, 2014

American Geophysical Union and Wiley Launch New Open Access Journal, Earth and Space Science

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) and Wiley announc a new all open access peer-reviewed journal, Earth and Space Science.

February 03, 2014

Walk-in access to high quality academic research available in UK public libraries

Students, independent researchers and small businesses can now access many of the world’s best academic papers across science, technology, medicine and other disciplines through their local libraries. This is the result of a unique collaboration between librarians and publishers, who have made their journal content available for free to UK libraries under a new initiative, Access to Research.

October 17, 2013

Celebrating the Work of the 2013 Nobel Laureates

Wiley congratulates the winners of all the 2013 Nobel Prizes and is pleased to learn that ten laureates have published work in Wiley titles.

October 08, 2013

Generation Gap in Authors' Open Access Views and Experience, Reveals Wiley Survey

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the results of its 2013 author survey on open access, with over eight thousand respondents from across Wiley’s journal portfolio. The survey is a follow up to Wiley’s 2012 open access author survey and is the second such survey conducted by Wiley. This year new sections were added including research funding and article licenses.

October 08, 2013

Wiley Congratulates Discoverers of the ‘Higgs Boson’ on Their Nobel Win

Wiley congratulates Peter W. Higgs and François Englert on being awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for 2013

September 16, 2013

Advanced Materials Editor Peter Gregory Awarded Two Chinese Professorships

Nanjing University of Technology and Shanghai Jiao Tong University Host Ceremonies

September 02, 2013

Exclusive Interview: Nate Silver’s Statistical Standards for Journalists

StatisticsViews gains an exclusive interview with political pundit and celebrity statistician Nate Silver

August 27, 2013

Fundamentals of Physics, 10th Edition

Fundamentals of Physics, 10e offers "Office Hours" videos, giving a visualization of each sample problem.

7:00 PM EDT August 14, 2013

New Study Reviews Historical Records to Provide Insight into Current UK Marine Populations

Exploitation of marine fisheries often begins decades or even centuries before regular monitoring of fish stocks is undertaken, making it difficult to accurately assess the current health of fish populations in the context of their past abundance. In an article appearing in Significance, the magazine of the Royal Statistical Society and the American Statistical Association, Dr. Ruth H. Thurstan uses historical information to uncover a picture of the UK’s coastal environments prior to the intensification of fishing.

July 15, 2013

Ice Clouds and Solar Winds: What Drives Mars’ Atmospheric Tides?

From: Geophysical Research Letters

July 15, 2013

What Will Voyager 1 Discover at the Bow of the Solar System?

From: Geophysical Research Letters

July 09, 2013

Dr. James Milne Joins Wiley From the Royal Society of Chemistry

Dr. James Milne has been appointed to the position of Publishing Director, Physical Sciences

July 01, 2013

Wiley Announces Increase in Impact Factors

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced a continued increase in the proportion of its journal titles indexed in the Thomson Reuters® 2012 Journal Citation Reports (JCR), with 1,192 (approximately 77%) titles now indexed, up from 1,156 in the 2011 JCR. Wiley titles now account for the largest share of journals in 50 categories.

May 20, 2013

Wiley Trial Alternative Metrics on Subscription and Open Access Articles

System Tracks News and Social Media Impact of Scholarly Articles and Datasets

May 07, 2013

Space Scientists Discover the Origins of the Plasmoids

From: Journal of Geophysical Research-Space Physics

7:00 PM EDT April 24, 2013

Precision Agriculture Improves Farming Efficiency, Has Important Implications on Food Security

Precision agriculture promises to make farming more efficient and should have an important impact on the serious issue of food security, according to a new study published in Significance, the magazine of the Royal Statistical Society and the American Statistical Association. In an article about the study in the magazine’s May issue, University of Reading Professor Margaret A. Oliver, BSc, PhD, assesses how there is potential to manage land more effectively to improve the farming economy and crop quality, and to ensure food security.

April 24, 2013

An Accidental Statistician: The Life and Memories of George E. P. Box

George E. P. Box talking about Statistical Methods

April 22, 2013

How Surface Roughness Affects the Light-Scattering Properties of Ice Crystals

From: Journal of Geophysical Research

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