|Edited by||Holden Thorp, Ali Shilatifard|
|License||CC-BY or CC BY-NC|
|ISO 4||Sci. Adv.|
Science Advances is a peer-reviewed multidisciplinary open-access scientific journal established in early 2015. The journal's scope includes all areas of science, including the life sciences, physical sciences, social sciences, computer sciences, and environmental sciences.
The journal was announced in February 2014, and the first articles were published in early 2015.
Editorial decisions are made by the editorial board. The board is divided into editorial groups, each of which is led by a deputy editor and composed of a group of associate editors.
As of 2019article processing charge for articles published under a CC BY-NC or CC BY license is $4,500. When the journal was launched, this policy was initially criticized by open access advocates, who preferred the less restrictive CC BY license., the