Attention to Research Outputs from Smithsonian Scholars

The following are the most recent research outputs from current Smithsonian Researchers as tracked by Shown are the research outputs’ Altmetric Attention Score, indicating the attention received by each output in the news, on social media, and through other avenues of attention. The score itself is a weighted score, and is only a general indicator provided by Altmetric. Click on the Altmetric badge to explore the conversations about that research output in detail.

Altmetrics data is provided by, a research metrics company who track and collect the online conversations around millions of scholarly outputs. Altmetric continually monitors a variety of non-traditional sources to provide real-time updates on new mentions and shares of individual research outputs, which are collated and presented to users via the Altmetric details pages and badge visualisations. Each research output that Altmetric finds attention for is also given a score; a weighted count of the online attention it has received. Further information about how the Altmetric Attention Score is calculated is available here.