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Annual Reviews was founded by scientists in 1932 to address their constant challenge – finding time to read the most important research in their discipline. A review article is a gateway to essential primary research. By synthesizing knowledge from original research, the review article provides researchers with an antidote to information overload. They critically examine and qualify the wide array of primary research material published and available to the scientific community on a chosen topic. Annual Reviews Online, a dynamic collection of review articles across the spectrum of biomedical, life, physical and social sciences, provides you with the definitive resource of past and present research in a given topic.

What is known? What isn’t known? Knowable Magazine, the new digital publication from nonprofit publisher Annual Reviews, seeks to make knowledge accessible to all. Updated weekly, it explores the real-world significance of scholarly work through a journalistic lens. Expert review articles serve as springboards for the stories.