United Kingdom (UK)

1 December 2019 - 30 November 2020

Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for United Kingdom (UK) published between 1 December 2019 - 30 November 2020 which are tracked by the Nature Index.

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Note: Articles may be assigned to more than one subject area.

Count Share
8082 3835.90

Outputs by subject (FC)

Subject Count Share
Life Sciences 3596 1657.62
53 17.56
16 8.38
44 19.89
62 20.17
17 8.05
20 6.88
24 12.23
122 68.47
28 18.28
38 17.02
11 7.85
25 11.32
18 9.01
124 69.98
31 23.23
60 24.37
25 8.72
64 40.25
42 18.65
60 22.56
189 69.53
27 7.27
20 7.15
20 8.63
781 349.74
44 14.27
25 11.47
63 22.63
22 9.23
15 5.01
26 16
26 10.59
70 35.58
81 40.79
415 186.08
166 89.50
Behavioural flexibility and reputation formation.
2020-11-25
0.50
Emotion in animal contests.
2020-11-25
0.88
Foraging behaviour alters with social environment in a juvenile songbird.
2020-11-25
0.71
Maternally derived anti-helminth antibodies predict offspring survival in a wild mammal.
2020-11-25
1
The smell of cooperation: rats increase helpful behaviour when receiving odour cues of a conspecific performing a cooperative task.
2020-11-25
0.17
The value of teaching increases with tool complexity in cumulative cultural evolution.
2020-11-25
1
Bumblebees moving up: shifts in elevation ranges in the Pyrenees over 115 years.
2020-11-11
0.33
Contrasted histories of organelle and nuclear genomes underlying physiological diversification in a grass species
2020-11-11
0.86
Genotype and sex-based host variation in behaviour and susceptibility drives population disease dynamics.
2020-11-11
0.50
Homing behaviour by destructive crown-of-thorns starfish is triggered by local availability of coral prey.
2020-11-11
0.10
Host behaviour alteration by its parasite: from brain gene expression to functional test.
2020-11-11
0.20
Individual variability and versatility in an eco-evolutionary model of avian migration.
2020-11-11
0.23
Morphological divergence in giant fossil dormice.
2020-11-11
0.79
New Caledonian crows plan for specific future tool use.
2020-11-11
0.37
Pollen feeding in Heliconius butterflies: the singular evolution of an adaptive suite.
2020-11-11
1
The signature of competition in ecomorphological traits across the avian radiation.
2020-11-11
0.94
Bird wings act as a suspension system that rejects gusts
2020-10-28
0.93
Captive-bred Atlantic salmon released into the wild have fewer offspring than wild-bred fish and decrease population productivity.
2020-10-28
0.20
Chernobyl-level radiation exposure damages bumblebee reproduction: a laboratory experiment.
2020-10-28
0.75
High-resolution characterization of male ornamentation and re-evaluation of sex linkage in guppies.
2020-10-28
0.33
Microplastic exposure interacts with habitat degradation to affect behaviour and survival of juvenile fish in the field.
2020-10-28
0.10
Sex-specific variation in the use of vertical habitat by a resident Antarctic top predator.
2020-10-28
0.50
The direct and indirect effects of environmental toxicants on the health of bumblebees and their microbiomes.
2020-10-28
0.10
Young frigatebirds learn how to compensate for wind drift
2020-10-28
0.57
Contrasting stripes are a widespread feature of group living in birds, mammals and fishes.
2020-10-14
0.25
Neighbourhood wealth, not urbanicity, predicts prosociality towards strangers.
2020-10-14
1
Personality composition determines social learning pathways within shoaling fish.
2020-10-14
0.50
Postcopulatory sexual selection and the evolution of shape complexity in the carnivoran baculum.
2020-10-14
1
Does conspicuousness scale linearly with colour distance? A test using reef fish.
2020-09-30
0.14
Dwarf mongoose alarm calls: investigating a complex non-human animal call.
2020-09-30
0.18
Exceptional preservation of reproductive organs and giant sperm in Cretaceous ostracods.
2020-09-30
0.14
Eye size and investment in frogs and toads correlate with adult habitat, activity pattern and breeding ecology
2020-09-30
0.50
Feeding specialization and longer generation time are associated with relatively larger brains in bees.
2020-09-30
0.03
Morphological convergence obscures functional diversity in sabre-toothed carnivores.
2020-09-30
0.60
Navigating cross-cultural research: methodological and ethical considerations.
2020-09-30
0.05
Seasonal niche tracking of climate emerges at the population level in a migratory bird.
2020-09-30
0.06
Social competition stimulates cognitive performance in a sex-specific manner
2020-09-30
1
The costs and benefits of paternal care in fish: a meta-analysis.
2020-09-30
0.75
The increasing diversity and complexity of the RNA-binding protein repertoire in plants.
2020-09-30
0.33
Echolocation call frequency variation in horseshoe bats: molecular basis revealed by comparative transcriptomics.
2020-09-09
0.17
Honeybees solve a multi-comparison ranking task by probability matching
2020-09-09
0.83
Oxidative costs of cooperation in cooperatively breeding Damaraland mole-rats.
2020-09-09
0.14
Transmission efficiency drives host-microbe associations
2020-09-09
1
Trinidadian guppies use a social heuristic that can support cooperation among non-kin
2020-09-09
1
Global change in the functional diversity of marine fisheries exploitation over the past 65 years.
2020-08-26
1
Host-microbiota-insect interactions drive emergent virulence in a complex tree disease.
2020-08-26
0.75
Negative mood affects the expression of negative but not positive emotions in mice.
2020-08-26
1
Pace and stability of embryonic development affect telomere dynamics: an experimental study in a precocial bird model.
2020-08-26
0.83
Polygenic basis for adaptive morphological variation in a threatened Aotearoa | New Zealand bird, the hihi (Notiomystis cincta).
2020-08-26
0.29
The problem of mediocre generalists: population genetics and eco-evolutionary perspectives on host breadth evolution in pathogens.
2020-08-26
0.25
Zebra stripes, tabanid biting flies and the aperture effect.
2020-08-26
0.88
A gene's-eye view of sexual antagonism.
2020-08-12
1
Albatrosses can memorize locations of predictable fishing boats but favour natural foraging.
2020-08-12
0.25
Host circadian clocks do not set the schedule for the within-host replication of malaria parasites.
2020-08-12
1
Individual and combined impacts of sulfoxaflor and Nosema bombi on bumblebee (Bombus terrestris) larval growth.
2020-08-12
1
Key questions for modelling COVID-19 exit strategies.
2020-08-12
0.66
Multiyear social stability and social information use in reef sharks with diel fission-fusion dynamics
2020-08-12
0.43
Repeated evidence that the accelerated evolution of sperm is associated with their fertilization function.
2020-08-12
0.50
The diversity of maternal-age effects upon pre-adult survival across animal species.
2020-08-12
1
Among-individual and within-individual variation in seasonal migration covaries with subsequent reproductive success in a partially migratory bird.
2020-07-29
0.94
Comparing measures of social complexity: larger mountain gorilla groups do not have a greater diversity of relationships
2020-07-29
0.38
Evolution of drug-resistant and virulent small colonies in phenotypically diverse populations of the human fungal pathogen Candida glabrata.
2020-07-29
0.88
High temperatures drive offspring mortality in a cooperatively breeding bird
2020-07-29
0.08
Selective extinction against redundant species buffers functional diversity.
2020-07-29
0.10
Self-organization of river vegetation leads to emergent buffering of river flows and water levels.
2020-07-29
0.38
The effects of recursive communication dynamics on belief updating.
2020-07-29
0.75
Active flow network generates molecular transport by packets: case of the endoplasmic reticulum.
2020-07-08
0.33
Numerical ordinality in a wild nectarivore.
2020-07-08
0.75
Nutrients and warming interact to force mountain lakes into unprecedented ecological states.
2020-07-08
0.13
Post-contact immobility and half-lives that save lives.
2020-07-08
1
Potential for Zika virus transmission by mosquitoes in temperate climates.
2020-07-08
0.89
Prior exposure to long-day photoperiods alters immune responses and increases susceptibility to parasitic infection in stickleback.
2020-07-08
0.88
Structural colours in diverse Mesozoic insects.
2020-07-08
0.14
The extension of internal humidity levels beyond the soil surface facilitates mound expansion in Macrotermes.
2020-07-08
0.14
Variation in the strength of allometry drives rates of evolution in primate brain shape.
2020-07-08
0.06
Cranial endocast of the stem lagomorph Megalagus and brain structure of basal Euarchontoglires.
2020-06-24
0.20
Homogenization of carnivorous mammal ensembles caused by global range reductions of large-bodied hypercarnivores during the late Quaternary
2020-06-24
1
Human listeners' perception of behavioural context and core affect dimensions in chimpanzee vocalizations.
2020-06-24
0.25
Information transfer efficiency differs in wild chimpanzees and bonobos, but not social cognition.
2020-06-24
0.06
Maternal and cohort effects modulate offspring responses to multiple stressors.
2020-06-24
0.80
Multiple phenotypes conferred by a single insect symbiont are independent.
2020-06-24
0.71
Projections of coral cover and habitat change on turbid reefs under future sea-level rise.
2020-06-24
0.70
The latitudinal diversity gradient of tetrapods across the Permo-Triassic mass extinction and recovery interval.
2020-06-24
1
A mitochondrial genetic divergence proxy predicts the reproductive compatibility of mammalian hybrids.
2020-06-10
0.77
Adaptive strategies of high-flying migratory hoverflies in response to wind currents.
2020-06-10
0.50
Below the canopy: global trends in forest vertebrate populations and their drivers.
2020-06-10
1
Chemical signals from eggs facilitate cryptic female choice in humans.
2020-06-10
0.79
Chytrid rhizoid morphogenesis resembles hyphal development in multicellular fungi and is adaptive to resource availability.
2020-06-10
1
Climate drivers of plague epidemiology in British India, 1898-1949.
2020-06-10
1
Evolution in interacting species alters predator life-history traits, behaviour and morphology in experimental microbial communities.
2020-06-10
0.05
From disorganized equality to efficient hierarchy: how group size drives the evolution of hierarchy in human societies.
2020-06-10
1
Global determinants of prey naiveté to exotic predators.
2020-06-10
0.50
Olson's Gap or Olson's Extinction? A Bayesian tip-dating approach to resolving stratigraphic uncertainty.
2020-06-10
1
Perturbation drives changing metapopulation dynamics in a top marine predator.
2020-06-10
0.78
Skull morphology diverges between urban and rural populations of red foxes mirroring patterns of domestication and macroevolution.
2020-06-10
0.83
The origin of tetrapod herbivory: effects on local plant diversity
2020-06-10
0.67
Tip dating supports novel resolutions of controversial relationships among early mammals.
2020-06-10
0.50
Tolerant and intolerant macaques show different levels of structural complexity in their vocal communication.
2020-06-10
0.07
'The last channel': vision at the temporal margin of the field
2020-05-27
1
Exceptional but vulnerable microbial diversity in coral reef animal surface microbiomes.
2020-05-27
0.09
Fire and grazing determined grasslands of central Madagascar represent ancient assemblages.
2020-05-27
0.45
The evolution of host resistance and parasite infectivity is highest in seasonal resource environments that oscillate at intermediate amplitudes.
2020-05-27
1
Universal metabolic constraints shape the evolutionary ecology of diving in animals.
2020-05-27
0.50
Chemical signals act as the main reproductive barrier between sister and mimetic Heliconius butterflies.
2020-05-13
0.22
Environmental variability, reliability of information and the timing of migration
2020-05-13
0.33
Lateralization of short- and long-term visual memories in an insect
2020-05-13
1
Mimicry diversification in Papilio dardanus via a genomic inversion in the regulatory region of engrailed-invected.
2020-05-13
0.40
The role of the gut microbiome in sustainable teleost aquaculture.
2020-05-13
1
Towards a unified study of multiple stressors: divisions and common goals across research disciplines.
2020-05-13
0.13
Bacterial community richness shifts the balance between volatile organic compound-mediated microbe-pathogen and microbe-plant interactions.
2020-04-29
0.03
Behavioural traits modulate the use of heterospecific social information for nest site selection: experimental evidence from a wild bird population.
2020-04-29
0.08
Influence of past climate change on phylogeography and demographic history of narwhals, Monodon monoceros.
2020-04-29
0.03
Re-imaging the intentional stance.
2020-04-29
0.13
Social norms and cultural diversity in the development of third-party punishment.
2020-04-29
0.06
Acoustic coordination by allied male dolphins in a cooperative context.
2020-04-08
0.17
Predicting the short-term success of human influenza virus variants with machine learning.
2020-04-08
0.17
Stability of women's facial shape throughout the menstrual cycle.
2020-04-08
0.50
The apparent exponential radiation of Phanerozoic land vertebrates is an artefact of spatial sampling biases.
2020-04-08
0.67
Underwater caustics disrupt prey detection by a reef fish.
2020-04-08
0.60
Cognitive appraisal in fish: stressor predictability modulates the physiological and neurobehavioural stress response in sea bass
2020-03-25
0.22
Fast diversification through a mosaic of evolutionary histories characterizes the endemic flora of ancient Neotropical mountains
2020-03-25
0.14
Preparation and execution of voluntary action both contribute to awareness of intention
2020-03-25
0.30
Terrestrial habitats decouple the relationship between species and subspecies diversification in mammals
2020-03-25
1
Ecological mechanisms explaining interactions within plant-hummingbird networks: morphological matching increases towards lower latitudes.
2020-03-11
0.08
False holes as camouflage
2020-03-11
1
Genetic diversity, demographic history and neo-sex chromosomes in the Critically Endangered Raso lark.
2020-03-11
0.43
Insecticide exposure during brood or early-adult development reduces brain growth and impairs adult learning in bumblebees.
2020-03-11
1
Joining a group diverts regret and responsibility away from the individual.
2020-03-11
0.42
Prevalence, infected density or individual probability of infection? Assessing vector infection risk in the wild transmission of Chagas disease.
2020-03-11
0.08
Sex-specific impact of inbreeding on pathogen load in the striped dolphin.
2020-03-11
0.42
Competition for resources can promote the divergence of social learning phenotypes.
2020-02-26
0.67
Coral species composition drives key ecosystem function on coral reefs.
2020-02-26
0.33
How do predators generalize warning signals in simple and complex prey communities? Insights from a videogame.
2020-02-26
0.57
Palm fruit colours are linked to the broad-scale distribution and diversification of primate colour vision systems.
2020-02-26
0.07
Speedy revelations: how alarm calls can convey rapid, reliable information about urgent danger
2020-02-26
0.25
Integration of shared-pathogen networks and machine learning reveals the key aspects of zoonoses and predicts mammalian reservoirs
2020-02-12
1
Response to resources and parasites depends on health status in extensively grazed sheep
2020-02-12
1
Social learning of acoustic anti-predator cues occurs between wild bird species.
2020-02-12
0.63
Three-dimensional digital mapping of ecosystems: a new era in spatial ecology.
2020-02-12
0.88
Altitudinal upwards shifts in fungal fruiting in the Alps
2020-01-29
0.06
Disentangling the mechanisms underpinning disturbance-mediated invasion.
2020-01-29
0.75
Habitat heterogeneity mediates effects of individual variation on spatial species coexistence
2020-01-29
0.25
Phylogenomics and biogeography of the world's thrushes (Aves, Turdus): new evidence for a more parsimonious evolutionary history
2020-01-29
0.06
Species interactions and environmental context affect intraspecific behavioural trait variation and ecosystem function.
2020-01-29
1
Gadfly petrels use knowledge of the windscape, not memorized foraging patches, to optimize foraging trips on ocean-wide scales.
2020-01-15
0.25
Host density drives viral, but not trypanosome, transmission in a key pollinator
2020-01-15
0.83
In the corner of the eye: camouflaging motion in the peripheral visual field.
2020-01-15
1
Linking hunting weaponry to attack strategies in sailfish and striped marlin.
2020-01-15
0.10
Overcoming the detectability costs of symmetrical coloration.
2020-01-15
1
Rats play tit-for-tat instead of integrating social experience over multiple interactions.
2020-01-15
0.25
Selection for increased male size predicts variation in sexual size dimorphism among fish species
2020-01-15
0.83
The ecology of human-nature interactions.
2020-01-15
0.50
Ancient gene drives: an evolutionary paradox
2019-12-18
1
Bite marks and predation of fossil jawless fish during the rise of jawed vertebrates
2019-12-18
1
Deconstructing sociality: the types of social connections that predict longevity in a group-living primate
2019-12-18
0.40
External environment and internal state in relation to life-history behavioural profiles of adolescents in nine countries
2019-12-18
0.03
Intergroup aggression in meerkats
2019-12-18
0.44
Network analysis reveals underlying syntactic features in a vocally learnt mammalian display, humpback whale song
2019-12-18
0.25
The deteriorating soma and the indispensable germline: gamete senescence and offspring fitness
2019-12-18
1
An X-linked meiotic drive allele has strong, recessive fitness costs in female Drosophila pseudoobscura
2019-12-04
0.75
Australian songbird body size tracks climate variation: 82 species over 50 years.
2019-12-04
0.09
Earth's earliest and deepest purported fossils may be iron-mineralized chemical gardens
2019-12-04
1
Fine-scale appendage structure of the Cambrian trilobitomorph Naraoia spinosa and its ontogenetic and ecological implications
2019-12-04
0.25
Repeated sex chromosome evolution in vertebrates supported by expanded avian sex chromosomes
2019-12-04
0.33
Specialized sledge dogs accompanied Inuit dispersal across the North American Arctic.
2019-12-04
0.21
Testing predictions of inclusive fitness theory in inbreeding relatives with biparental care
2019-12-04
0.25
111 40.45
154 54.42
40 14.41
47 24.73
29 13.41
20 9.76
321 184.11
Earth & Environmental Sciences 1252 531.17
Chemistry 1812 1040.02
Physical Sciences 2552 1094.78

1 December 2019 - 30 November 2020

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Top 10 collaborators by Share

  • United Kingdom (UK)
  1. 831.17
    1144.34
  2. Germany (932.07)
    468.17
    463.90
  3. China (793.94)
    310.26
    483.68
  4. France (514.46)
    285.42
    229.04
  5. Australia (377.70)
    201.87
    175.83
  6. Switzerland (366.84)
    187.17
    179.66
  7. Italy (348.83)
    195.85
    152.98
  8. Netherlands (325.60)
    188.57
    137.03
  9. Spain (307.22)
    180.66
    126.57
  10. Canada (285.80)
    158.24
    127.57

Collaboration is determined by the combined fractional count (Share) of United Kingdom (UK) and the collaborating country.

Top 10 institutions from United Kingdom (UK)

Institution Count Share
1. University of Oxford 1430 458.90
2. University of Cambridge 1412 451.48
3. Imperial College London (ICL) 946 241.81
4. UCL 897 209.17
5. The University of Edinburgh 650 144.73
6. The University of Manchester (UoM) 562 143.96
7. University of Bristol (UoB) 461 135.94
8. King's College London (KCL) 422 85.63
9. University of Leeds 297 84.56
10. University of Southampton (Soton) 341 78.04

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