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PNAS is one of the world’s most-cited and comprehensive multidisciplinary scientific journals, publishing more than 3,200 research papers annually. The journal’s content spans the biological, physical, and social sciences and is global in scope.

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A sibling journal to the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), the flagship journal of the NAS, PNAS Nexus provides comprehensive scientific coverage through the timely dissemination of original research from the fields of engineering and medicine, as well as studies in the social, political, and economic sciences, and the biological and physical sciences and mathematics more broadly.

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Issues in Science and Technology is published to inform public opinion and to raise the quality of private and public decision making by providing a forum for discussion and debate. Accordingly, Issues in Science and Technology is open to all responsible points of view. The material published in the magazine and online reflects only the views of the authors, not the policies or perspectives of any institution.

Publications by the National Academy of Sciences (listed by most recent release)

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Consensus Study Report

Review of the US/USSR Agreement on Cooperation in the Fields of Science and Technology  (1977)


Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Developing Regional Innovation Environments: Summary of a Workshop  (2012)


Biosecurity Challenges of the Global Expansion of High-Containment Biological Laboratories: Summary of a Workshop  (2012)

In the Light of Evolution: Volume V: Cooperation and Conflict  (2011)

Consensus Study Report

A Technical Analysis of the Common Carrier/User Interconnections Area  (1970)


Examining Core Elements of International Research Collaboration: Summary of a Workshop  (2011)

In the Light of Evolution: Volume IV: The Human Condition  (2010)