About the Journal
A new open access, online-only, multidisciplinary research journal, npj Microgravity is dedicated to publishing the most important scientific advances in the life sciences, physical sciences, and engineering fields that are facilitated by spaceflight and ground-based analogue platforms.
Find out further information on the journal aims and scope here.
Part of the Nature Partner Journals series, npj Microgravity is a high-quality new Nature Research journal published by Springer Nature in collaboration with the Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University, and with the support of NASA – find out more.
Nature Partner Journals is a series of online-only, open access journals published in collaboration with internationally renowned partners, driving high-impact open science.
Bringing together strong editorial leadership with world-class publication systems, Nature Partner Journals transcend traditional research boundaries with innovative features such as lay summaries, allowing journals to serve as intersections for many disciplines and systems, opening up research to the wider public.
The Editor-in-Chief of npj Microgravity is Dr. Cheryl A. Nickerson– visit the ‘About the Editor’ page for further information.
npj Microgravity’s international Editorial Board spans the breadth of the coverage of the journal – read more about the Editorial Board.
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Read on as Dr. Cheryl A. Nickerson, Editor-in-Chief, npj Microgravity outlines the scope of the journal.
npj Microgravity frequently publishes the latest spaceflight research of interest to a wide audience – explore our recent press coverage.