Re: NANFA-- "Hot" Topic - requests for information

Bruce Stallsmith (
Tue, 10 Feb 2004 00:17:44 -0500

Journals don't pay you anything for an article; if anything you pay them
so-called page fees. Not in Science or Nature, but if you publish in those
journals your career and professional standing are hugrly enhanced. And you
can impress your mom, too.

--Bruce Stallsmith
Huntsville, AL, US of A

>From: "Todd Crail" <>
>To: <>
>Subject: Re: NANFA-- "Hot" Topic - requests for information
>Date: Mon, 9 Feb 2004 23:02:46 -0500
>What I'm wondering is what the payout is to the authors for these journals?
>What does Science or Nature pay for a paper? I'm in doubt that it's
>much... Probably more of a gratuity if anything...
>But I'm guessing the journals are also cycling the subscriptions and
>advertising back into work in the form of grants and such. Kinda like AC
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