The npj Microgravity Community is a multidisciplinary forum in which to further research in the microgravity environment. Please take a moment to read our guidelines for Editors, Experts, Contributors or Members (depending on your role in the community), to help you get the most from your time here.

For Editors & Experts

Editors are members of the npj team, other Nature editors and npj Microgravity editorial board members. Experts are invited by the npj Microgravity team to share their recognised expertise on microgravity research. Both can contribute freely within the npj Microgravity Community in the following ways:

  • Writing posts
  • Creating and uploading videos
  • Uploading PDF documents and slidedecks
  • Publishing their posts, videos and PDFs to Channels (as well as their profile pages)
  • Initiating and participating in video panels
  • Answering questions from fellow community participants, as well as asking their own questions
  • Commenting on content
  • Upvoting content
  • Sharing content via social media
  • Following fellow Editors and Experts, as well as Contributors and Members, to be alerted to their latest content
  • Directly messaging other community participants

The npj Microgravity Community is for the open sharing of knowledge. We do however ask that Editors and Experts adhere to our Community Policy and Website Terms of Use.

For Contributors

We invite researchers active in the microgravity field who would like to share their knowledge and collaborate with fellow scientists via this community to become Contributors. If that sounds like you, please contact us.

As a contributor you can participate in the community by:

  • Writing posts
  • Uploading PDF documents and slidedecks
  • Publishing posts and PDFs to Channels (as well as their profile pages)
  • Participating in video panels
  • Asking questions
  • Commenting on content
  • Upvoting content
  • Sharing content via social media
  • Following fellow Contributors, as well as Editors, Experts and Members, to be alerted to their latest content
  • Directly messaging other community participants

We welcome the contributions of our Contributors. We do however ask that you adhere to our Community Policy and Website Terms of Use.

For Members

Anyone with an interest in microgravity research can join the npj Microgravity Community. Community Members can engage directly with Editors, Experts, Contributors, and each other, by:

  • Asking questions
  • Commenting on content
  • Upvoting content
  • Sharing content via social media
  • Following fellow Editors, Experts, Contributors and fellow Members, to be alerted to their latest content
  • Directly messaging other community participants

The npj Microgravity Community is for YOU. Use it to share, learn, collaborate and build your network to progress your research. We do however ask that community Members adhere to our Community Policy and Website Terms of Use.