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Overview

Founded in 1872, Popular Science is the world's largest science and technology magazine. Each month, Popular Science reports on the intersection of science and everyday life, delivering a look at the future now. It's the ultimate guide to what's new and what's next. Subscribe today and discover in each issue:


- New developments covering amazing discoveries and incredible inventions
- "What's New" in technology gives you the latest cars, electronics and computer products
- Year-end special issue – Best of What's New, including the "100 Best Innovations of the Year"

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Bonnier
  • # of issues/year: 12
  • Delivered: Monthly
  • Current Issue: January 2015
  • Format: NOOK Magazine
  • Available only in the U.S.

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 3.5
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Rating Distribution

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4 Star

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  • Posted May 18, 2011

    I used to LOVE this Magazine!

    Here's my biggest issue with this, which resulting in my canceling the magazine...

    It's 90% Adds and 10 % articles and content. I understand that adds are part of magazines and are a primary method of revenue... but this is insame. I used to LOVE this magazine... but it's no longer the magazine I remember. It's an add book....

    I'm so so sooooo disappointed! Ugh!

    9 out of 13 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 22, 2011

    Great Variety of Articles

    Though sensationalist,this magazine provides a variety of articles and sure to please anyone looking for a well-written magazine based on technology. Also, stop whining about the lack of iPad support; you should have checked before you pressed "buy".

    8 out of 16 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 20, 2012

    Why is digital twice the cost?

    I can get one year of the printed version of Popular Science mailed to me for $1.00 an issue but the Nook version is $1.99 an issue. Why is the Nook Digital version twice the cost of the printed version? This makes no sense whatsoever. It seems to me the the printed version would cost more because of printing on paper and postage to mail it.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 6, 2012

    Not as exciting anymore

    I loved this magazine when younger and when grandson sold magazines for school I bought this subscription. Few real articles, not exciting anymore and even had story not based on true science but opinionated articles based on political agenda.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 8, 2012

    Good

    I like this magazine,but there are too many adds. Worth $1.99 a month.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 24, 2012

    Cannot access what I purchased.

    I love Popular Science but I am very disappointed that I cannot access the content I purchased. This magazine, unlike Popular Mechanics, does not work on Nook for PC. I thought I would be able to access it on my iPhone 3GS, but the Nook app only works on 4/4S! Greatly disappointed in the lack of compatibility that Barnes & Noble offers with this magazine.

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 11, 2012

    Should be called "Popular Stuff"

    Too much "stuff" -- too little science. Each magazine generally has one "main article" and the remainder of the pages are either LITERAL product advertisements, or "hey, check out this cool new gadget that obviously you'll want to buy when it comes out."

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 17, 2012

    very pleased

    just like the paper mag

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 16, 2012

    awesome

    Love them. Always something to read about

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 30, 2011

    Great

    Great magazine. I love it.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 21, 2014

    what

    might be great if I could even read them

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 4, 2013

    Good Magazine, Bad Service

    Good magazine but the October issue never entered my library. Despite several emails and a chat to nook staff the problem was never resolved. Canceling my subscription.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 15, 2013

    too many ads

    The articles are short and contains too many ads.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 26, 2013

    I ready Popular Science on my Nook Color, but I prefer the Nook

    I ready Popular Science on my Nook Color, but I prefer the Nook experience throught PC app. I like the larger screen and keyboard. It's frustrating to me that Popular Science isn't available for the PC app.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 7, 2012

    Interesting

    It had some intresting info in it

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 20, 2012

    Best Magazine EVAR!!!!!

    This is one of those magazines that gets your heart racing. As a technology geek, i love it. totally recommend it

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 24, 2012

    Very poor service. Unable to review it unless I give it one star.

    I have tried to cancel this subscription several times. I love the magazine but do not like how the digital edition displays on the Nook. I would have continued to buy the hard copy but there does not seem to be a way to discontinue the digital edition.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 15, 2012

    site navigation destroys desire for product

    if you could provide a link to the place where i update credit card info i cul do so/ just have to do w/o. don't bother calling customer service. they were too busy.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted May 5, 2011

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