Science Illustrated

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Science Illustrated
Science Illustrated January February 2009 cover.jpg
January-February 2008 issue
Editor Sebastian Relster
Categories Popular science
Frequency Finland, Sweden, Norway and Denmark; in every 3rd week, Iceland; 14 issues per year, Latvia, Greece, Netherlands and Lithuania; 12 issues per year, Germany; 6 issues per year
Circulation 370'000
First issue 1984; 30 years ago (1984)
Company Bonnier Publications International
Website Science Illustrated (English)
ISSN 0903-5583

Science Illustrated is a multilingual popular science magazine published by Bonnier Publications International A/S.[1]

History[edit]

The magazine was launched in 1984 and is now published in Denmark (Illustreret Videnskab), Iceland (Lifandi Vísindi), Norway (Illustrert Vitenskap), Sweden (Illustrerad Vetenskap), Finland (Tieteen Kuvalehti), Germany (Science Illustrated, old Illustrierte Wissenschaft), USA (Science Illustrated), Greece, Netherlands (Wetenschap in Beeld), Latvia (Ilustrētā Zinātne), Lithuania (Iliustruotasis mokslas), Estonia (Imeline Teadus), Slovenia and Australia.

The Australian version was launched in late 2009 by Australian Media Properties, who also publish technology-focused title Popular Science.

According to official websites, the magazine – with a total circulation of 370,000 copies – is the biggest in the Nordic countries on nature, technology, medicine and culture.

Current Status[edit]

As of the March/April 2013 issue, Bonnier has ceased publication of Science Illustrated in USA. Current American subscribers are being transferred to Popular Science for the remainder of their subscription.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jackson, Sally (20 April 2009). "Magazine legends in their own launch time". The Australian. 

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