How do I find a Scientific American?

How do I find a Scientific American?

All users can browse the online archive via The archive is searchable by keyword, author, article title or DOI for refined results. Alternatively, users can also browse by year and issue.

When was Scientific American first published?

Founded in 1845, Scientific American is the oldest continuously published magazine in the US and the leading authoritative publication for science and technology in the general media.

Who owns Scientific American?

Scientific American is published by Springer Nature. The main shareholders of Springer Nature are Holtzbrinck Publishing Group and BC Partners. As a research publisher, Springer Nature is home to other trusted brands including Springer, Nature Research, BMC and Palgrave Macmillan.

Is Scientific American a good magazine?

Winner of the 2011 National Magazine Award for General Excellence, Scientific American is wonderful for the most recent news on great scientific discoveries. Updated daily online, it is the best place to find out about the newest research and different takes on such discoveries.


It turned increasingly to reporting and explaining science to a curious public. In 1921 it became a monthly journal. Its articles, solidly based on scholarly research, well written, and carefully edited, are accompanied by definitions of scientific terms and by illustrations.

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What are the latest stories in Scientific American?

Latest Stories 1 The Origin of Technosignatures. Today we bring you a new episode in our podcast series: COVID, Quickly. Every two weeks,… 2 U.K. Will Stop Using Coal Power in Just Three Years. 3 Aliens Might Already Be Watching Us. Discover world-changing science. Explore our digital archive back to 1845,… More

What kind of magazine is the Scientific American?

Scientific American. Scientific American is a magazine for a general, scientifically-literate reader on issues and developments in science and technology.

What was the purpose of the Scientific American?

Scientific American (1845-1909) Scientific American (informally abbreviated SciAm) is a popular science magazine. It is notable for its long history of presenting science monthly to an educated but not necessarily scientific public, through its careful attention to the clarity of its text as well as the quality…

Who was the founder of the Scientific American?

Scientific American was founded by inventor and publisher Rufus M. Porter in 1845 as a four page weekly newspaper. Throughout its early years, much emphasis was placed on reports of what was going on at the U.S. Patent Office.

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