r/academia

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An online community for sharing academic works and discussion of issues and events relating to academia and the related political, economical, and social structures.
https://reddit.com/r/academia/
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r/AskAcademia
80k  subs
This subreddit is for discussing academic life, and for asking questions directed towards people involved in academia, (both science and humanities).
https://reddit.com/r/AskAcademia/
r/GradSchool
75k  subs
Discussion forum for current, past, and future students of any discipline completing post-graduate studies - taught or research.
https://reddit.com/r/GradSchool/
r/Professors
35k  subs
This sub is by professors, for professors
https://reddit.com/r/Professors/
This subreddit is for anyone who is going through the process of getting into graduate school, and for those who've been there and have advice to give.
https://reddit.com/r/gradadmissions/
r/labrats
70k  subs
Got lab stories? Experiments gone wrong? PIs gone AWOL? Need help with your experiments? Share your stories!
https://reddit.com/r/labrats/
r/statistics
84k  subs
This is a subreddit for discussion on all things dealing with statistical theory, software, and application. We welcome all researchers, students, professionals, and enthusiasts looking to be a part of an online statistics community.
https://reddit.com/r/statistics/
Articles and discussion related to higher education.
https://reddit.com/r/highereducation/
r/askscience
18m  subs
Ask a science question, get a science answer.
https://reddit.com/r/askscience/
r/college
221k  subs
The subreddit for real discussion related to college.
https://reddit.com/r/college/
The portal for public history
https://reddit.com/r/AskHistorians/
/r/Relationships is a community built around helping people and the goal of providing a platform for interpersonal relationship advice between redditors. We seek posts from users who have specific and personal relationship quandaries that other redditors can help them try to solve.
https://reddit.com/r/relationships/
r/askphilosophy
112k  subs
/r/askphilosophy aims to provide serious, well-researched answers to philosophical questions.
https://reddit.com/r/askphilosophy/
r/psychology
520k  subs
A Reddit community for sharing and discussing science-based psychological material.
https://reddit.com/r/psychology/
r/chemistry
715k  subs
A community for chemists and those who love chemistry
https://reddit.com/r/chemistry/
r/AskWomen
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AskWomen: A subreddit dedicated to asking women questions about their thoughts, lives, and experiences; providing a place where all women can comfortably and candidly share their responses in a non-judgmental space. As part of our commitment to that mission, the AskWomen subreddit is curated to promote respectful and on-topic discussions, and not serve as a debate subreddit.
https://reddit.com/r/AskWomen/
r/linguistics
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**lin⋅guis⋅tics**: the scientific study of human *language* * what form does it take? * how is meaning constructed? * how is it structured? * how is it produced?
https://reddit.com/r/linguistics/
r/Physics
887k  subs
The aim of /r/Physics is to build a subreddit frequented by physicists, scientists, and those with a passion for physics. Papers from physics journals (free or otherwise) are encouraged. Posts should be pertinent, meme-free, and generate a discussion about physics. Please report trolls and intentionally misleading comments.
https://reddit.com/r/Physics/
r/books
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This is a moderated subreddit. It is our intent and purpose to foster and encourage in-depth discussion about all things related to books, authors, genres, or publishing in a safe, supportive environment. If you're looking for help with a personal book recommendation, consult our Weekly Recommendation Thread, Suggested Reading page, or ask in r/suggestmeabook.
https://reddit.com/r/books/
r/Frugal
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Frugality is the mental approach we each take when considering our resource allocations. It includes time, money, convenience, and many other factors.
https://reddit.com/r/Frugal/
**Explain Like I'm Five is the best forum and archive on the internet for layperson-friendly explanations.**   Don't Panic!
https://reddit.com/r/explainlikeimfive/
r/Fitness
7m  subs
Discussion of physical fitness/exercise goals and how they can be achieved
https://reddit.com/r/Fitness/
r/xxfitness
358k  subs
For women and gender non-binary redditors who are fit, want to be fit, like reading about fitness to put off getting fit. Feel free to discuss your own personal experience related to fitness, exercise, dieting, gaining weight, body image, and health.
https://reddit.com/r/xxfitness/