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      A great deal is known about visiting trends to SUPERCONDUCTORS.ORG based on data compiled by a web-tracking service. Typically about 500 people drop by each day. Most are students, members of industry, or stock market investors. The highest single-day total of 21,404 visitors occurred on October 12, 2009. The highest one-week total was 45,893 during the 7 days between Oct. 10-16, 2009. (Coinciding with the announcement that superconductivity had been observed above 250 Kelvin.)

      Some people return many times, with the "Links" and "Terms" pages being bookmarked and re-visited most. Pages that get printed most often include "History", "Type 1", and "Uses". The most popular graphic is the cooper-pair animation. Below are some more statistics we thought you might find interesting.

Pages Browsed Most Often:

 #1. Uses for Superconductors
 #2. The History of Superconductors
 #3. Type 1 Superconductors
 #4. Type 2 Superconductors
 #5. Superconductor Links
 #6. Superconductor Terminology

Regions Visiting Most Often:

#1. U.S.
#2. Europe
#3. Australia/New Zealand
#4. Asia/Japan/Taiwan
#5. Canada/Mexico/South America

Most Prevalent IP Sources:

#1. Educational Institutions
#2. Private/Business
#3. Government/Military

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