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SCIENCE

For subheadings that overlap those in the NATURE section, use subjects in this section for scholarly works and/or works aimed at professionals and use subjects in the NATURE section for works aimed at a lay audience.

For subheadings that overlap those in the TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING section, use subjects in this section for works of a theoretical or historical nature and use subjects in the TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING section for works dealing with practical applications.

SCI000000 SCIENCE / General

SCI001000 SCIENCE / Acoustics & Sound

SCI003000 SCIENCE / Applied Sciences

SCI004000 SCIENCE / Astronomy

SCI010000 SCIENCE / Biotechnology

SCI012000 SCIENCE / Chaotic Behavior in Systems

SCI013000 SCIENCE / Chemistry / General

SCI013010 SCIENCE / Chemistry / Analytic

SCIENCE / Chemistry / Biochemistry see Life Sciences / Biochemistry

SCI013020 SCIENCE / Chemistry / Clinical

SCI013070 SCIENCE / Chemistry / Computational & Molecular Modeling

SCI013100 SCIENCE / Chemistry / Electrochemistry *

SCI013080 SCIENCE / Chemistry / Environmental (see also Environmental Science)

SCI013060 SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical

SCI013030 SCIENCE / Chemistry / Inorganic

SCI013040 SCIENCE / Chemistry / Organic

SCI013050 SCIENCE / Chemistry / Physical & Theoretical

SCI013090 SCIENCE / Chemistry / Toxicology

SCI090000 SCIENCE / Cognitive Science

SCI015000 SCIENCE / Cosmology

SCI019000 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / General

SCI030000 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geography

SCI031000 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geology

SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geophysics see Physics / Geophysics

SCI081000 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Hydrology

SCI083000 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Limnology

SCI042000 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Meteorology & Climatology

SCI048000 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Mineralogy

SCI052000 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Oceanography

SCI091000 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Sedimentology & Stratigraphy

SCI082000 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Seismology & Volcanism

SCI023000 SCIENCE / Electron Microscopes & Microscopy

SCI024000 SCIENCE / Energy

SCI026000 SCIENCE / Environmental Science (see also Chemistry / Environmental)

SCI080000 SCIENCE / Essays

SCI028000 SCIENCE / Experiments & Projects

SCI092000 SCIENCE / Global Warming & Climate Change

SCI033000 SCIENCE / Gravity

SCI034000 SCIENCE / History

SCI093000 SCIENCE / Laboratory Techniques

SCI086000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General

SCI056000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology (see also Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology)

SCI006000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Bacteriology

SCI007000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biochemistry

SCI088000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biological Diversity

SCI008000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology

SCI009000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biophysics

SCI011000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany

SCI017000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Cell Biology

SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Cytology see Life Sciences / Cell Biology

SCI072000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Developmental Biology

SCI020000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Ecology

SCI027000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Evolution

SCI029000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics

SCI073000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Horticulture

SCI036000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology

SCI039000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Marine Biology

SCI045000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Microbiology

SCI049000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Molecular Biology

SCI094000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Mycology

SCI089000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Neuroscience

SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Physiology see Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology

SCI087000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Taxonomy

SCI099000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Virology

SCI070000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Zoology / General

SCI025000 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Zoology / Entomology

SCI070010 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Zoology / Ichthyology & Herpetology

SCI070020 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Zoology / Invertebrates

SCI070030 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals

SCI070040 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology

SCI070050 SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Zoology / Primatology

SCIENCE / Light see Physics / Optics & Light

SCI041000 SCIENCE / Mechanics / General

SCI084000 SCIENCE / Mechanics / Aerodynamics

SCI018000 SCIENCE / Mechanics / Dynamics

SCI085000 SCIENCE / Mechanics / Fluids

SCI095000 SCIENCE / Mechanics / Hydrodynamics

SCIENCE / Mechanics / Materials Science see TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Materials Science

SCI096000 SCIENCE / Mechanics / Solids

SCI079000 SCIENCE / Mechanics / Statics

SCI065000 SCIENCE / Mechanics / Thermodynamics

SCIENCE / Methodology see Research & Methodology

SCI047000 SCIENCE / Microscopes & Microscopy

SCI050000 SCIENCE / Nanoscience

SCI100000 SCIENCE / Natural History

SCI054000 SCIENCE / Paleontology

SCI075000 SCIENCE / Philosophy & Social Aspects

SCI055000 SCIENCE / Physics / General

SCI005000 SCIENCE / Physics / Astrophysics

SCI074000 SCIENCE / Physics / Atomic & Molecular

SCIENCE / Physics / Biophysics see Life Sciences / Biophysics

SCI077000 SCIENCE / Physics / Condensed Matter

SCI016000 SCIENCE / Physics / Crystallography

SCI021000 SCIENCE / Physics / Electricity

SCI022000 SCIENCE / Physics / Electromagnetism

SCI032000 SCIENCE / Physics / Geophysics

SCI038000 SCIENCE / Physics / Magnetism

SCI040000 SCIENCE / Physics / Mathematical & Computational

SCI051000 SCIENCE / Physics / Nuclear

SCI053000 SCIENCE / Physics / Optics & Light

SCI097000 SCIENCE / Physics / Polymer

SCI057000 SCIENCE / Physics / Quantum Theory

SCI061000 SCIENCE / Physics / Relativity

SCIENCE / Projects see Experiments & Projects

SCI058000 SCIENCE / Radiation

SCI059000 SCIENCE / Radiography

SCI060000 SCIENCE / Reference

SCI043000 SCIENCE / Research & Methodology

SCI076000 SCIENCE / Scientific Instruments

SCIENCE / Social Aspects see Philosophy & Social Aspects

SCIENCE / Sound see Acoustics & Sound

SCI098000 SCIENCE / Space Science

SCI078000 SCIENCE / Spectroscopy & Spectrum Analysis

SCI063000 SCIENCE / Study & Teaching

SCI064000 SCIENCE / System Theory

SCI066000 SCIENCE / Time

SCI067000 SCIENCE / Waves & Wave Mechanics

SCI068000 SCIENCE / Weights & Measures

 

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