The Macroscopes

Since 2015, new additions to the exhibit have taken the form of macroscopes. Learn more about these interactive visualizations here.


Every year through 2024 three to five new macroscopes will be added. Learn more about the exhibit here. See the exhibit Advisory Board here. Click here to learn how you can host the exhibit at your institution.

Iteration XI (2015)

Iteration XII (2016)

Iteration XIII (2017)

Acknowledgements: This exhibit is supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. IIS-0238261, CHE-0524661, IIS-0534909 and IIS-0715303, the James S. McDonnell Foundation; Thomson Reuters; the Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science Center, University Information Technology Services, and the School of Library and Information Science, all three at Indiana University. Some of the data used to generate the science maps is from the Web of Science by Thomson Reuters and Scopus by Elsevier. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.