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World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity: A Second Notice

Overview of attention for article published in BioScience, November 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 2,033)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (96th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
139 news outlets
blogs
23 blogs
twitter
7971 tweeters
facebook
128 Facebook pages
wikipedia
20 Wikipedia pages
googleplus
57 Google+ users
reddit
12 Redditors

Citations

dimensions_citation
40 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
632 Mendeley
citeulike
2 CiteULike
Title
World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity: A Second Notice
Published in
BioScience, November 2017
DOI 10.1093/biosci/bix125
Authors

Ripple, William J., Wolf, Christopher, Newsome, Thomas M., Galetti, Mauro, Alamgir, Mohammed, Crist, Eileen, Mahmoud, Mahmoud I., Laurance, William F., William J. Ripple, Christopher Wolf, Thomas M. Newsome, Mauro Galetti, Mohammed Alamgir, Eileen Crist, Mahmoud I. Mahmoud, William F. Laurance

Twitter Demographics

The data shown below were collected from the profiles of 7,971 tweeters who shared this research output. Click here to find out more about how the information was compiled.

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 632 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 632 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 140 22%
Student > Ph. D. Student 139 22%
Student > Master 95 15%
Student > Bachelor 60 9%
Unspecified 47 7%
Other 151 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 217 34%
Environmental Science 154 24%
Unspecified 88 14%
Social Sciences 38 6%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 31 5%
Other 104 16%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 7392. 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 19 August 2018.
All research outputs
#9
of 11,628,104 outputs
Outputs from BioScience
#1
of 2,033 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1
of 275,709 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BioScience
#1
of 26 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 11,628,104 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 2,033 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 15.2. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 26 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 96% of its contemporaries.