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Plastic ingestion as an evolutionary trap: Toward a holistic understanding

Overview of attention for article published in Science, July 2021
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About this Attention Score

  • 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 (94th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
20 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
974 tweeters
facebook
4 Facebook pages
wikipedia
4 Wikipedia pages

Citations

dimensions_citation
97 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
230 Mendeley
Title
Plastic ingestion as an evolutionary trap: Toward a holistic understanding
Published in
Science, July 2021
DOI 10.1126/science.abh0945
Pubmed ID
Authors

Robson G. Santos, Gabriel E. Machovsky-Capuska, Ryan Andrades

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 230 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 230 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 37 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 31 13%
Researcher 30 13%
Student > Bachelor 17 7%
Student > Doctoral Student 15 7%
Other 36 16%
Unknown 64 28%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Environmental Science 53 23%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 44 19%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 11 5%
Unspecified 8 3%
Engineering 6 3%
Other 32 14%
Unknown 76 33%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 653. 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 30 October 2022.
All research outputs
#27,270
of 23,026,672 outputs
Outputs from Science
#1,259
of 78,145 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,058
of 439,600 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Science
#44
of 834 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 23,026,672 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 78,145 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 62.5. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 98% 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 439,600 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 834 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 94% of its contemporaries.