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Professor Dashun Wang, an award-winning scientist at the Kellogg School of Management, has published a new book on the "science of science," an interdisciplinary field in which big data and innovative research methods are used to gain insight into the dynamics and outcomes of scientific careers and research processes. The book, titled "The Science of Science," offers unique and actionable insights to students, scientists, policymakers, and other decision-makers based on data. Wang emphasizes that expanding understanding surrounding the precursors of impactful science will help us develop systems and policies that further increase the chances of success for scientists and science investment. Science has played an integral role in security, healthcare, and more. Therefore, it is essential to enhance the process of science and help scientists improve their work. Wang's book provides insights on the science of careers, collaboration, and impact. This article continues to discuss the concept and importance of the science of science, and the book recently released by Professor Wang on this discipline.

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