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Science News is the award-winning, trusted source for clear, credible and concise news in all areas of science. Advertising in Science News in print, online and in e-newsletters allows partners to reach a highly loyal, educated and influential audience: 

  • 90% of Science News readers in print and online have college or post-graduate degrees
  • The average Science News reader has an annual income of $130,000
  • 82% read four out of four issues and 52% pass it along to one or two other readers*

The Science News biweekly print magazine and companion digital replica edition reaches over 113,000 individual paid subscribing members. is an award-winning website with daily updates, a popular blog network and Science News archives going back to 1924. It reaches more than 11 million annual visitors and delivers more than 20 million annual pageviews, a readership driven by an engaged social media audience that includes 2.6 million Twitter followers and more than 2.7 million Facebook fans.

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Science News e-newsletters reach a combined total of 90,000 recipients, while the Society's monthly e-newsletter reaches 30,000 Science News subscribing members and alumni, donors and friends of SSP.

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*Figures are from a March 2015 Readex readership survey conducted by SSP