Nature Geoscience, abbreviated Nat. Geosci. , Is a journal that is published by the Nature Publishing Group. The first edition appeared in January 2008. Currently, twelve issues per year are published. The journal publishes articles in all fields of geosciences.
The impact factor of the journal in 2011 was at 11.754. According to ISI Web of Knowledge, the journal impact factor with this is performed in the category multidisciplinary geosciences in the first place of 170 journals.
Chief editor is Heike Langenberg, who is employed by the publisher.