Skip to main content

Thank you for visiting nature.com. You are using a browser version with limited support for CSS. To obtain the best experience, we recommend you use a more up to date browser (or turn off compatibility mode in Internet Explorer). In the meantime, to ensure continued support, we are displaying the site without styles and JavaScript.

How interdisciplinary are you?

Subjects

Many scientists claim to be interdisciplinary — but are they really?

Take Nature’s light-hearted quiz to find out if you straddle disciplines with ease − or whether other fields are a distant planet to you.

To play, consider each definition. Tick the box if you use the word with this definition in your writing or speech (you can click more than one box). Be honest!

Additional information

Tweet Follow @NatureNews

Related links

Related links

Related links in Nature Research

Interdisciplinarity: How to catalyse collaboration 2015-Sep-16

Interdisciplinary research by the numbers 2015-Sep-16

How to solve the world's biggest problems 2015-Sep-16

Nature special: Interdisciplinarity

Related external links

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

How interdisciplinary are you?. Nature (2015). https://doi.org/10.1038/nature.2015.18362

Download citation

  • Published:

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/nature.2015.18362

Search

Quick links

Nature Briefing

Sign up for the Nature Briefing newsletter — what matters in science, free to your inbox daily.

Get the most important science stories of the day, free in your inbox. Sign up for Nature Briefing