Just before Christmas, Altmetric published their top 100 list of articles from 2017 – the list is organised by Altmetric score, and can be filtered by journal, subject, and institution. It is a look at what works received attention in 2017 from social media, policy documents, the news, and blogs.
The top ten includes a lot of health based work, dinosaurs, and gender stereotypes. Take a look at the full list for more information. You can also go back and view the lists for previous years.