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Mass gains of the Antarctic ice sheet exceed losses

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of Glaciology, July 2017
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#1 of 1,114)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
37 news outlets
blogs
22 blogs
twitter
406 tweeters
facebook
3 Facebook pages
wikipedia
11 Wikipedia pages
googleplus
41 Google+ users
reddit
3 Redditors

Citations

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108 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
254 Mendeley
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2 CiteULike
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Title
Mass gains of the Antarctic ice sheet exceed losses
Published in
Journal of Glaciology, July 2017
DOI 10.3189/2015jog15j071
Authors

H. Jay Zwally, Jun Li, John W. Robbins, Jack L. Saba, Donghui Yi, Anita C. Brenner

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 9 4%
Japan 3 1%
Spain 2 <1%
Australia 1 <1%
Russia 1 <1%
Sweden 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Norway 1 <1%
Unknown 235 93%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 66 26%
Researcher 63 25%
Student > Master 28 11%
Student > Bachelor 25 10%
Professor 13 5%
Other 31 12%
Unknown 28 11%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Earth and Planetary Sciences 136 54%
Environmental Science 34 13%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 13 5%
Physics and Astronomy 12 5%
Engineering 5 2%
Other 18 7%
Unknown 36 14%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 797. 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 10 May 2022.
All research outputs
#16,624
of 21,173,899 outputs
Outputs from Journal of Glaciology
#1
of 1,114 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#197
of 301,784 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journal of Glaciology
#1
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