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The far reach of ice-shelf thinning in Antarctica

Overview of attention for article published in Nature Climate Change, December 2017
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (89th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
15 news outlets
blogs
5 blogs
twitter
424 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page

Citations

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20 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
78 Mendeley
Title
The far reach of ice-shelf thinning in Antarctica
Published in
Nature Climate Change, December 2017
DOI 10.1038/s41558-017-0020-x
Authors

R. Reese, G. H. Gudmundsson, A. Levermann, R. Winkelmann

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 78 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 21 27%
Researcher 20 26%
Unspecified 11 14%
Student > Master 9 12%
Professor 7 9%
Other 10 13%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Earth and Planetary Sciences 44 56%
Unspecified 12 15%
Environmental Science 12 15%
Physics and Astronomy 6 8%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 3%
Other 2 3%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 332. 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 13 December 2018.
All research outputs
#30,831
of 12,650,278 outputs
Outputs from Nature Climate Change
#149
of 2,595 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,958
of 384,840 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Nature Climate Change
#7
of 64 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 12,650,278 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 2,595 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 84.9. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 94% 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 384,840 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 64 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done well, scoring higher than 89% of its contemporaries.