NAL-live is an online review journal in Open Access, published by the German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina. NAL articles are peer reviewed and published under Creative Commons licence CC-BY 4.0.

Both the authors and other scientists can develop them by adding comments and supplements. The documents thus represent open scientific discussions. In undergoing constant updating, the texts will also offer a source of fundamental information on the respective issues for those working in politics and the media.

Chief Editor of NAL-live is Diethard Tautz,“Director Ephemeridum“ of the Leopoldina. Co-Editors representing the four Leopoldina classes are Gerd Leuchs (Class I: Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Engineering), Alfred Wittinghofer (Class II: Life Sciences), Ulf Eysel (Class III: Medicine) and Christine Windbichler (Class IV: Humanities, Social and Behavioural Sciences).

Find out more about the journal's concept in our brochure and watch our explanatory video.

This website is a platform for the submission of manuscripts. Articles will by published with Digital Object Identifiers (DOI) and made available for discussion. Further information will be published shortly on these pages.