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Founded in 1845, Scientific American is the longest continuously published magazine in the US and the home of the most exciting authors presenting the most dynamic ideas in science today. As the leading popular source and authority on science, technology, and innovation, Scientific American’s award-winning scientist-authored content engages, educates and inspires current and future generations of curious citizens and public and private sector leaders.

What's New in Version 1.1

This version supports iOS 6, iOS 7 and iOS8.
iOS5 and iPad1 support has been discontinued.

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Save your money and just get the paper version if you want it. What a joke that "Scientific" American is not capable of mastering the same technology that fashion magazines have been successfully using for years!

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I purchased this magazine via iTunes one year ago and have never had access to the app to be able to read it. Scientific American Mind blames iTunes and iTunes blames Scientific American Mind. Neither company has offered a refund or a hard-copy subscription - they just continue to expect me to jump through hoops. As much as I enjoy this magazine, I won’t buy it again and I won’t buy a subscription to any other magazine via iTunes. This debacle has cost both companies a customer.

good content bad app

Love this magazine, in fact I somehow have two subscriptions to it. Though it doesn't automatically download new issues or offer notifications when a new one comes out. And it seems to 'forget' my login because I need to log in every couple of times I access it.

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