When you choose to publish with PLOS, your research makes an impact. Make your work accessible to all, without restrictions, and accelerate scientific discovery with options like preprints and published peer review that make your work more Open.


You are an Explorer!

Your responses suggest that you value curiosity and EXPLORATION. Wonder and a love of learning drove you to a career in research, and remain your primary motivations to this day. You crave the freedom to pursue your intellectual interests wherever they may lead. You read widely, love to learn from other researchers, and you’re willing to try new things and collaborate across disciplines to deepen your knowledge.

Watch this video (sound on!) for researchers like you, read more about your result, and learn how you can use Open Science tools and strategies to help advance your values.

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