We are the 1%…of science

At least it seems that a lot more of the scientists I know are part of the elite 1% of scientists than I thought. Turns out that by some estimations [link] less than 1% of scientists worldwide publish one paper a year or more.


One thought on “We are the 1%…of science

  1. I wish they had divided it by discipline, or even compared it to the average impact factors of a discipline. In neuroscience, for example, people spent a lot of time (years) doing experiments to get something big enough to submit to Nature or Science.

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