Nature Index 

Science Cities

Sciences thrive in cities. With two-thirds of the global population projected to live in urban areas by 2050, cities will become even more distinctly the domain of knowledge and innovation. Nature Index 2017 Science Cities explores the high-quality research being produced by 10 cities in the natural sciences. We chose them for their strong scientific credentials, metropolitan flair and global connections.

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Peking University (PKU)
Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)
Science and Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
ShanghaiTech University
State Key Laboratory for Superlattices and Microstructures (SKLSM)

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