Where does science take place ?
As a social activity dedicated to the production and diffusion of knowledge, science generates over time an extensive amount of material and documentary evidence. In particular, articles in peer reviewed journals can be analysed to explore the organization and dynamics of the contemporary scholarly world.
This web site present a methodology, ongoing research and results on the geography of scientific activities. Two phenomena and their evolution are carefully studied : the location of scientific productions and the geographical structure of scientific collaborations.