Climbing into the past—first Himalayan mummies discovered in Nepal

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of Archaeological Science, January 2003
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Article title
Climbing into the past—first Himalayan mummies discovered in Nepal
Published in
Journal of Archaeological Science, January 2003
DOI 10.1016/s0305-4403(03)00056-6

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 35 Mendeley readers of this article. Click here to see the article's page on the Mendeley website.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 2 6%
Italy 2 6%
Germany 2 6%
South Africa 1 3%
Portugal 1 3%
Unknown 27 77%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Post Doc 7 20%
Ph.D. Student 5 14%
Student (Master) 4 11%
Researcher (at an Academic Institution) 4 11%
Student (Postgraduate) 3 9%
Other 10 29%
Unknown 2 6%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 8 23%
Humanities 8 23%
Earth Sciences 5 14%
Biological Sciences 4 11%
Chemistry 3 9%
Other 5 14%
Unknown 2 6%

Score in context

This article has an Altmetric score of 26.00. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that this article has received. This score was calculated when the article was last mentioned on 04 June 2014.
All articles
#98,624
of 3,616,414 articles
Articles in Journal of Archaeological Science
#54
of 1,061 articles
Articles of similar age
#4,212
of 88,919 articles
Articles of similar age in Journal of Archaeological Science
#1
of 1 articles
Altmetric has tracked 3,616,414 articles across all sources so far. Compared to these this article has done particularly well and is in the 97th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all articles ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,061 articles from this source. They typically receive a little more attention than average, with a mean score of 6.8. This article has done particularly well, scoring higher than 94% of its peers.
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