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Earth before life

Overview of attention for article published in Biology Direct, January 2014
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  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (68th percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (75th percentile)

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1 Facebook page

Citations

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Title
Earth before life
Published in
Biology Direct, January 2014
DOI 10.1186/1745-6150-9-1
Pubmed ID
Abstract

A recent study argued, based on data on functional genome size of major phyla, that there is evidence life may have originated significantly prior to the formation of the Earth.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Chile 1 8%
United States 1 8%
Germany 1 8%
Australia 1 8%
Unknown 9 69%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 3 23%
Student > Ph. D. Student 3 23%
Student > Master 2 15%
Other 2 15%
Professor 1 8%
Other 2 15%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5 38%
Computer Science 3 23%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 2 15%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1 8%
Immunology and Microbiology 1 8%
Other 1 8%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 3. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 15 January 2015.
All research outputs
#1,775,364
of 4,739,474 outputs
Outputs from Biology Direct
#162
of 480 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#38,280
of 125,144 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Biology Direct
#2
of 8 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 4,739,474 research outputs across all sources so far. This one has received more attention than most of these and is in the 61st percentile.
So far Altmetric has tracked 480 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a little more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 5.1. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 65% of its peers.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 125,144 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 68% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 8 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has scored higher than 6 of them.