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Astronomers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2018-Jan-17 19:51 UTC. Listed feeds: 300. A feed's score is the percentage of Astronomers on Twitter following it, and dark shading indicates the feed belongs to a member of that list. Switch to collage. List only feeds under 1,000 followers. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1.profile imageKatie Mack
@AstroKatie


(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of airplane food
Raleigh, NC
astrokatie.com
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
253,528 73.2%
2.profile imagePhil Plait
@BadAstronomer


SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy
Bad Astronomy
Boulder
about.me/philplait
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
623,476 70.7%
3.profile imageNASA
@NASA


Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EST (UTC-5).
nasa.gov
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
28,005,778 69.7%
4.profile imageEmily Lakdawalla
@elakdawalla


Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist, writer, public speaker. Writing a book on Curiosity mission. Asteroid 274860.
The Design and Engineering of Cur...
Pasadena, CA
planetary.org/emily
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
142,245 67.5%
5.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson
@neiltyson


Astrophysicist
StarTalk Young Readers Edition (S...
Welcome to the Universe
Astrophysics for People in a Hurr...
New York City
haydenplanetarium.org/tyson/
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
11,317,283 61.5%
6.profile imagechrislintott
@chrislintott


Astronomer, zookeeper and journalist, based at University of Oxford.
The Cosmic Tourist
Exploring the Mysteries of the Un...
Bang!
Oxford
zooniverse.org
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
27,396 57.4%
7.profile imageBarack Obama
@BarackObama


Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
obama.org
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
99,145,003 57.1%
8.profile imageCuriosity Rover
@MarsCuriosity


NASA's latest mission to explore the surface of Mars. Roving the Red Planet since 2012. Team headquartered at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory 🚀 @NASAJPL
Gale Crater, Mars
mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,898,107 55.8%
9.profile imageSarah Kendrew
@sarahkendrew


Astronomer with the European Space Agency. Based at the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore. Opinions my own. 🇧🇪🇬🇧
Baltimore
skendrew.github.io
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
6,266 55.8%
10.profile imageSarah Hörst
@PlanetDr


Assistant Prof of Planetary Science @JohnsHopkins, Titan evangelist, pomeranian wrangler. Prone to #sciencedancing. Loves socks. Stridently anti-breakfast.
Baltimore, MD, USA
sarahhorst.com
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
36,175 55.2%
11.profile imageM. Womack
@StarzanPlanets


"Well-versed scrutinizer" of astrophysics & planetary science, USF professor #teamcomets #astrochemistry #scipolicy #planetarydefense Contains no pseudoscience
Tampa, Florida
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
4,012 53.6%
12.profile imageLucianne Walkowicz
@shaka_lulu


Chair of Astrobiology @librarycongress studying ethics of Mars exploration, astronomer @AdlerPlanet, multimedia artist. (banner: "Afronauts" by @tobogganeer) Ⓥ
Washington, DC
tangledfields.com
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
10,770 53.3%
13.profile imageDavid W. Hogg
@davidwhogg


astronomy, cosmology, stars, exoplanets, inference, engineering, data analysis, emcee, The Cannon, Astrometry.net, The Tractor, #openscience, #otherpeoplesdata
New York City
dwh.gg/dwhogg
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
4,905 53.0%
14.profile imageAstroBetter
@astrobetter


Blog and Wiki for professional astronomers.
astrobetter.com
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
4,399 52.4%
15.profile imageAstrotweeps: John
@astrotweeps


John Noonan • @J_Noons • https://t.co/4wfMLPPJ3E • A new astronomer/planetary scientist tweeting about space each week.
The Universe
astrotweeps.wordpress.com
4 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,764 51.4%
16.profile imageSpaceX
@SpaceX


Official Twitter for SpaceX, the future of space travel. SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches the world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft.
Hawthorne, CA
spacex.com
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,774,382 51.1%
17.profile imageAstronomy Picture Of The Day
@apod


Each day a different image of our universe along with a brief explanation. For issues with this account contact @astronomyblog otherwise apod.nasa.gov/apod/lib/apsub…
Earth
apod.nasa.gov/apod/astropix.…
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
1,340,985 50.5%
18.profile imageESA
@esa


European Space Agency, keeping you posted on European space activities.
Europe
esa.int
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
807,326 50.5%
19.profile imageJulianne Dalcanton
@dalcantonJD


Astrophysicist at the University of Washington. Principal Investigator of the Panchromatic Hubble Andromeda Treasury (PHAT).
6 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
5,422 50.5%
20.profile imageBrian Cox
@ProfBrianCox


Oldham, UK, Europe, Citizen of the World.
The Earth, with everyone else
apolloschildren.com
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,832,380 50.2%
21.profile image★ amanda bauer ★
@astropixie


Head of Education & Public Outreach for LSST. Music creator. Co-host of #CosmicVertigo space podcast abc.net.au/radionational/…
Tucson, AZ
amandabauer.blogspot.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
9,061 50.2%
22.profile imageastrobites
@astrobites


Digestible summaries of the latest research in astrophysics, written by graduate students. Astrobites is supported by the American Astronomical Society.
All over the world
astrobites.org
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,537 49.8%
23.profile imageBryan Gaensler
@SciBry


Astronomer, Director of @DunlapInstitute at @UofT. Politics fanatic, sci-fi connoisseur, rugby tragic, displaced Antipodean, bewildered parent. Opinions ∉ @UofT
Extreme Cosmos
Toronto, Canada
bryangaensler.net
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
6,593 49.5%
24.profile imageKaren Masters 💫⭐️✨
@KarenLMasters


Professor of astrophysics @haverfordedu. Investigating galaxies with @GalaxyZoo @SDSSurveys. Touch a galaxy @TactileUniverse. Mostly tweeting astronomy.
Ardmore, PA
icg.port.ac.uk/~mastersk
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
6,191 49.5%
25.profile imageNASA JPL
@NASAJPL


NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory manages many of NASA's robotic missions exploring Earth, the solar system and our universe. Tweets from JPL's News Office.
Pasadena, Calif.
jpl.nasa.gov
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
2,504,185 49.2%
26.profile imageMike Brown
@plutokiller


Astronomer, planet hunter, Pluto killer, bear whisperer, Finger-wrapped dad.
How I Killed Pluto and Why It Had...
Pasadena, CA
mikebrownsplanets.com
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
57,544 48.6%
27.profile imageMolly Peeples
@astronomolly


Astronomer in the Science Policies Group @STScI playing with galaxies & gas, real & fake. #Hubble, #JWST, #WFIRST pay the bills; opinions are my own. She/her.
Baltimore, MD, z=0
molly.science
5 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
4,918 48.6%
28.profile imageSarah Tuttle
@niais


Astrophysicist. Bionic Woman. Unrepentant scene-maker. Armed with wrenches & a dream. Professor. Legally & reputationally risky. 100% problematic.
Feminist Dystopian Hellscape
astrotuttle.wordpress.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,287 48.3%
29.profile imageElon Musk
@elonmusk


Boring
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
18,134,688 47.6%
30.profile imageFraser Cain
@fcain


Publisher of universetoday.com, co-host of astronomycast.com. Named after Asteroid 158092.
Courtenay, British Columbia
about.me/frasercain
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
37,758 47.6%
31.profile imageSean Carroll
@seanmcarroll


Physicist and author at Caltech. Married to @JenLucPiquant. Always wondering.
Los Angeles
preposterousuniverse.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
153,706 47.0%
32.profile imageAlex Parker
@Alex_Parker


Planetary astronomer and artist exploring the origin and history of icy worlds at the edge of our solar system.
Boulder, Colorado
alexharrisonparker.com
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
25,683 47.0%
33.profile imageCatherine Q.
@CatherineQ


Astrophysicist, science communicator, over-thinker. One of @HuffPostscience Top 30 Physicists to follow. Autoimmune illness girl. Kiwi in US. Dogs rule.
USA
CatherineQ.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
38,234 46.7%
34.profile imageRenée Hložek
@reneehlozek


South African cisgender, bisexual female Assistant Prof. of Astrophysics, Rhodes scholar (and lover of loud karaoke), Senior TED Fellow. Feminist scientist.
Toronto, Ontario
reneehlozek.com
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
4,126 46.7%
35.profile imageAlyssa Goodman
@aagie


Astronomy Professor at Harvard, CoDirector of Science at Radcliffe Institute. Loves data, visualization, Universe, education, people. Not in that order.
Massachusetts
cfa.harvard.edu/~agoodman
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,425 46.7%
36.profile imageKelle Cruz
@kellecruz


Astronomy Prof at @Hunter_College, @AMNH, and #BDNYC. Liveable streets. @Spurs. Founder, editor of @AstroBetter & CEO of @ScienceBetter. Coordinator of @Astropy
New York, NY
astrobetter.com
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
4,192 46.4%
37.profile imageMeg Urry
@Meg_Urry


Yale physics prof, likes supermassive black holes, teaching, writing, increasing participation in STEM, my family
Yale University
urrylab.yale.edu
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,162 46.4%
38.profile imageMC Stardust ✨ call sign "Charlie"
@Summer_Ash


Astrophysicist by day and all around rock-it scientist whenever I get my act together. Tweets are my own opinions. Intersectional or GTFO. 1/2 of @startorialist
Moon/New York City
summerash.com
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
11,484 45.4%
39.profile imageBrooke Simmons
@vrooje


Somewhat distracted astrophysicist researching galaxies & black holes; on @galaxyzoo & @the_zooniverse teams. Also planetaryresponsenetwork.org lead.
San Diego, CA
vrooje.github.io
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
4,161 45.4%
40.profile imageJonathan McDowell
@planet4589


I'm an astronomer at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, working on Chandra and quasars, and commenting on space launches and space activities.
Somerville, MA, USA
planet4589.org
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
12,878 44.8%
41.profile imageNASA Kepler and K2
@NASAKepler


Trailing Earth around the Sun
nasa.gov/kepler
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
622,316 44.5%
42.profile imagePamela L. Gay
@starstryder


Communicating astronomy and life in academia 1 sidereal day at a time. All opinions & ideas expressed are strictly my own.
Edwardsville, IL
starstryder.com
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
35,701 44.2%
43.profile imageESA Rosetta Mission
@ESA_Rosetta


ESA spacecraft that studied Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko & sent @philae2014 to its surface. Mission completed 30 Sep 2016. Follow @esascience for latest news
rosetta.esa.int
5 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2016-Sep-30)
498,457 43.8%
44.profile imageBrian Schmidt
@cosmicpinot


An overly busy Cosmologist who is Vice Chancellor of the ANU, Wine maker, Dad & Husband. 2011 Nobel Laureate in Physics
Canberra Australia
msowww.anu.edu.au/~brian
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
21,220 43.8%
45.profile imageNicole Gugliucci
@NoisyAstronomer


Astronomer and professor. Social justice advocate. Geek, crossfitter, and dog mom. Tweets my own. Fave/RT != endorsement. She/her.
New Hampshire, USA
noisyastronomer.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
20,467 43.8%
46.profile imageProf. Abel Méndez
@ProfAbelMendez


Planetary Astrobiologist and Director of the @PlanetaryHabLab. Studying habitable worlds in the universe.
Searching for Habitable Worlds
Arecibo, Puerto Rico
phl.upr.edu
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
13,049 43.8%
47.profile imageCassiniSaturn
@CassiniSaturn


Explored Saturn, its moons and the magnificent rings
Saturn, Solar System
saturn.jpl.nasa.gov
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
1,589,309 43.2%
48.profile imageEmily Rice
@emilylurice


Astronomer at @csinews, @GC_CUNY, & @AMNH; #BDNYC & #CUNYAstro; @AstronomyOnTap organizer, 1/2 of @startorialist, & @knitted_bd host ⭐️. Not @djcarlysagan 😜
NYC
emilylrice.me
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
3,935 43.2%
49.profile imageSarcasticRover
@SarcasticRover


Doing a science on the red planet. Not @MarsCuriosity. Portrait by @badportraits. Written by @jfiliatrault.
4th Rock From the Sun
5 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
832,023 42.9%
50.profile imageNewHorizons2015
@NewHorizons2015


The First Space Mission to Explore Planet Pluto--Ride Along Via Principal Investigator Alan Stern's Private New Horizons Twitter Feed. Follow Stern @AlanStern
Deeeeep Space
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
274,425 42.6%
51.profile imageAlessondra Springmann
@sondy


asteroids, comets, sounding rockets, @AreciboRadar/🇵🇷 love, cacti, geology, autoimmune disease, puns, decolonization, cat herding, rants, 小惑星レーダー天文学者, she/her
Tohono O'odham land
sondy.com
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,149 42.3%
52.profile imageMeg Schwamb
@megschwamb


Planetary scientist, astronomer, Gemini North assistant scientist: KBOs, Planet Four(Mars), MBCs(Comet Hunters),LSST SSSC co-chair. Opinions tweeted are my own
Hilo, HI
megschwamb.com
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,806 42.3%
53.profile imageNASA Webb Telescope
@NASAWebb


NASA's James Webb Space Telescope will give us an amazing look at the universe! It will launch in 2019. RT, likes, and/or @mentions do not imply endorsement.
Greenbelt, Maryland
jwst.nasa.gov
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
379,708 42.0%
54.profile imageESO
@ESO


The European Southern Observatory (ESO) is the most productive observatory in the world.
Garching, Germany
eso.org
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
64,775 41.6%
55.profile imageBill Nye
@BillNye


Bill Nye Saves the World Season 2, Part 1 now streaming on Netflix.
rodalebooks.com/billnye
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,694,228 41.3%
56.profile imageMichele Bannister
@astrokiwi


Planetary astronomer, poet, hunter of new and strange worlds. Connoisseur of fuzzy dots. Asteroid (10463). Research Fellow @AstroQUB.
living the life non-sidereal
astro.uvic.ca/~micheleb/
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
6,392 41.3%
57.profile imagePeter Edmonds
@PeterDEdmonds


Work in astronomy publicity after surviving an astrophysics PhD & postdocs. Interested in science & scicomm. Opinions are mine & RTs aren't always endorsements.
peterdedmonds.blogspot.com
6 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,059 41.0%
58.profile imageChris Hadfield
@Cmdr_Hadfield


Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after living aboard ISS as Commander of Expedition 35. For events and media, please write to [email protected]
Earth
chrishadfield.ca
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,367,455 40.7%
59.profile imagePlanetary Society
@exploreplanets


Co-founded by Sagan. Led by Nye. Powered by you. We advocate for space, create our own missions and educate the world.
Pasadena, CA
planetary.org
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
168,178 40.7%
60.profile imageDavid Spergel
@DavidSpergel


Astrophysicist at Princeton University and Flatiron Institute
Princeton NJ
astro.princeton.edu/~dns
4 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,055 39.7%
61.profile imageNASA New Horizons
@NASANewHorizons


The New Horizons spacecraft, launched in 2006, flew past the the icy dwarf planet Pluto and its moons in July 2015.
Solar System
nasa.gov/mission_pages/…
3 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
334,466 39.4%
62.profile imageDr. Chanda 🇧🇧 If you are in crisis, text 741741
@IBJIYONGI


La Prescod-Weinstein de east Los Angeles, astro|physicist & ethno/#HistSTM, EIC @theoffingmag, #BlackandSTEM 🏳️‍🌈#enby ♀️Jew4Pal, https://t.co/CTwP5K5W9l
Seattle/Cambridge/Wakanda
cprescodweinstein.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
22,569 39.4%
63.profile imageMatthew R Francis
@DrMRFrancis


Writer of physics and astronomy. Wearer of jaunty hats. Tryin' to publish a novel. Proud Rebel scum. Avatar by @ScienceComic .
Cleveland, OH
bowlerhatscience.org
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
15,590 39.4%
64.profile imageDr Chiara Mingarelli
@Dr_CMingarelli


Gravitational-wave astrophysicist. Flatiron Research Fellow at @FlatironCCA. Formerly @Caltech, @NASAJPL, and MPIfR. Views my own.
New York, NY
chiaramingarelli.com
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,161 39.4%
65.profile imageDavid Charbonneau
@ExoCharbonneau


Exoplaneteer and Professor of Astronomy at Harvard. Girl Scout leader, hockey coach, and proud father of four daughters and future presidents.
Harvard University
cfa.harvard.edu/~dcharbon/Site…
4 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
2,658 39.4%
66.profile imagePhilae Lander
@Philae2014


On 12 November 2014 I landed on comet #67P as part of @ESA_Rosetta. I am operated by @DLR_en's Lander Control Center LCC in Cologne.
Interplanetary Space
dlr.de/en/rosetta
5 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2016-Sep-30)
419,868 39.1%
67.profile imageSarah Ballard
@hubbahubble


Habitable worlds, kindness, fiction, etc. At ~75 km/s*Mpc! One half of @drssarahcare
Cambridge, MA
space.mit.edu/~sarahba
3 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
2,834 39.1%
68.profile imageNASA's Juno Mission
@NASAJuno


Exploring Jupiter to improve our understanding of the planet’s origins and the formation of planetary systems. https://t.co/ri4ckPjl5M https://t.co/pWwmhgPcsz
Jupiter
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
689,262 38.8%
69.profile imageThe SETI Institute
@SETIInstitute


We believe we are conducting the most profound search in human history — to know our beginnings and our place among the stars.
Mountain View, CA
seti.org
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
688,322 38.8%
70.profile imageUniverse Today
@universetoday


Universe Today - universetoday.com, a website about space and astronomy. Tweets are probably coming from @fcain
Courtenay, British Columbia
universetoday.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
286,010 38.8%
71.profile imageESA Science
@esascience


Science @ the European Space Agency ESA, keeping you posted on European space science activities.
Noordwijk, The Netherlands
esa.int/science
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
273,543 38.8%
72.profile imageAlexandra Witze
@alexwitze


Correspondent for Nature. Reach me: witzescience-at-gmail-dot-com, or for secure correspondence, awitze-at-protonmail-dot-com.
Boulder, CO
lakithebook.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
17,780 38.8%
73.profile imageTanya Harrison
@tanyaofmars


🇨🇦Professional Martian. Director of Research @asunewspace, Web Editor @exploreplanets, current/former sci team @MarsRovers, @MarsCuriosity & Mars Recon Orbiter.
Toronto / Phoenix
tanyaofmars.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
16,034 38.8%
74.profile imageNature News & Comment
@NatureNews


Science news & opinion from the news team at Nature, the international journal of #science. Get our daily newsletter: go.nature.com/naturebriefing
Worldwide
nature.com/news
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
1,883,500 38.5%
75.profile imageJessie Christiansen
@aussiastronomer


NASA Staff Scientist | #exoplaneteer | #WomenInStem advocate | Science curator at @NASAExoArchive | Usual nerd grab-bag of fandoms
Caltech, Pasadena, CA, USA
spider.ipac.caltech.edu/staff/christia/
4 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,082 38.5%
76.profile imageChristina R.
@PlanSciCRichey


Plan Scientist/Astrophysicist, fighter 4 inclusion in STEM, love/hate relationship w/ workouts, wine drinker, making my mom proud since '82; views are my own.
Washington, DC
christinarichey.com
2 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,016 38.5%
77.profile imageJane MacArthur
@Jane_MacArthur


Planetary scientist @UniOfLeicester studying martian meteorites & comet dust. Writer @PopAstro. Fellow @RoyalAstroSoc #RAS200 #Violinist
Mars
janemac.org
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
6,746 38.2%
78.profile imageJohn Asher Johnson
@astrojohnjohn


Sayer of words, typist of things, one who professes professionally, figurer of things out, player of basketball, abuser of language. Views expressed r mine
How Do You Find an Exoplanet? (Pr...
Cambridge, MA
mahalonottrash.blogspot.com/2015/05/i-am-o…
4 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
2,229 38.2%
79.profile imageNadia Drake
@nadiamdrake


Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
San Francisco, CA
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
25,262 37.9%
80.profile imageKevin Schawinski
@kevinschawinski


Asst Prof @ETH_en | black holes | galaxies | #citizenscience | @galaxyzoo | deep learning | speaker | space.ml
Zurich, Switzerland
astro.ethz.ch/schawinski
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,767 37.9%
81.profile imageNew Scientist
@newscientist


The best place to find out what’s new in science – and why it matters. To subscribe go to: https://t.co/nsC9MjQzmh
Worldwide
newscientist.com
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,363,364 36.9%
82.profile imageDr. Phil Metzger
@DrPhiltill


Planetary scientist. Co-founded NASA KSC SwampWorks. Now at UCF Florida Space Institute but still on SwampWorks team. SpaceMining. Space settlement. Science.
Kennedy Space Center & Orlando
philipmetzger.com/blog/
5 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
75,672 36.9%
83.profile imageMarc Kuchner
@marckuchner


PI of Citizen Science projects backyardworlds.org, diskdetective.org, Astrophysicist, Songwriter.
Marketing for Scientists
Greenbelt, MD
marketingforscientists.com
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
5,782 36.6%
84.profile imageJedidah Isler, PhD
@JedidahIslerPhD


Relentless Dreamer / Astrophysicist / Science Lover / Innovator / TED Fellow / Founder & Host @VanguardSTEM / @NatGeo Emerging Explorer
JedidahIslerPhD.com
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
9,431 36.3%
85.profile imageAnna Frebel
@annafrebel


Astronomer & stellar archaeologist searching for the oldest stars in the universe (yes, they are 12-13 billion yrs old!); also professor at MIT & author
Searching for the Oldest Stars
New Horizons in Astronomy
Cambridge, MA, USA
annafrebel.com
4 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,883 36.3%
86.profile imageRachael Livermore
@rhaegal


British Astrophysicist & tea lover. I critique Star Trek science at snarkyastronomer.tumblr.com Videos of my public talks at bit.ly/SciTalks
Melbourne, Victoria
rlivermore.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,412 36.3%
87.profile imageBenneHolwerda
@BenneHolwerda


Astronomer at large (mostly harmless). University of Louisville. Opinions & typos obv my own.
Louisville, KY
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
1,265 36.0%
88.profile imageEd Yong
@edyong209


Science writer at The Atlantic. Author of I CONTAIN MULTITUDES, a New York Times bestseller on animal-microbe partnerships. edyong.me
Washington, DC
theatlantic.com/author/ed-yong/
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
129,133 35.6%
89.profile imageRobert Simpson
@orbitingfrog


Googler, astronomer, TED Fellow. Views are my own.
UK
orbitingfrog.com
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
32,842 35.6%
90.profile imageRisa Wechsler
@RisaWechsler


astrophysicist. cosmologist. maker of universes and various kinds of trouble. professor of physics @ stanford
San Francisco
risawechsler.com
5 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
3,005 35.6%
91.profile image@RealScientists - Allison
@realscientists


Real science from real scientists, writers, communicators, artists & clinicians. This week: Allison Barner | @algaebarnacle
Everywhere
realscientists.org
4 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
60,568 35.3%
92.profile imageAlan Duffy
@astroduff


A/Professor in Astrophysics at @Swinburne and Lead Scientist of @RiAus Instagram.com/dr.a.duffy
Melbourne
alanrduffy.com
5 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
17,384 35.3%
93.profile imageKarin Sandstrom
@karinsandstrom


Assistant professor of astronomy and physics. Lover of coffee, interstellar dust, California, nerdy stuff. Originally from SW Washington.
San Diego, CA
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8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,141 35.3%
94.profile imageProfe Jorge Moreno
@astroboy_moreno


NSF-Funded Theoretical Astrophysicist | Visiting Scholar at Harvard | AAS CSMA Chair | Assistant Professor at Pomona College | de-Indigenized “Latinx” | QPOC
Claremont, CA
jmorenosoto.wix.com/astroboy-moreno
3 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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95.profile imageRAS
@RoyalAstroSoc


The Royal Astronomical Society is a learned society representing astronomers and geophysicists in the UK & worldwide. Tweets by @RobertMMassey & @MorganDJHollis
Burlington House, London
ras.org.uk
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24,631 35.0%
96.profile imageAmber Straughn
@astraughnomer


Arkansas native & @NASA astrophysicist. Climate change is real. Pilot, yogini, homebrewer, Great Dane mom, @PearlJam fan, Razorback 🏈 fan, #FirstGen Tweets mine
Lukin's
amberstraughn.com
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
12,286 35.0%
97.profile imageJennifer L. Hoffman ✨
@astroprofhoff


Astronomer, associate professor, alto, auntie, ailurophile. University of Denver
Stellar Polimetry
Denver, CO
grammai.org/jhoffman/
4 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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98.profile imageShit Academics Say
@AcademicsSay


A social experiment | @prof_nch
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99.profile imageJessica Kirkpatrick
@berkeleyjess


Dr. Jessica Ann Kirkpatrick, Astrophysicist → Data Scientist @SlackHQ (formerly @Hired_HQ @Yammer @InstaEDU). #scientist #runner #feminist #writer #catPerson
San Francisco, CA
berkeleyjess.blogspot.com
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
4,516 34.7%
100.profile imageJane Rigby
@janerrigby


Astronomer researching black holes & galaxies, using telescopes around world & in space, helping build Webb Telescope @NASA. Queer, parent, geek, UU. Views mine
DC Metro
janerigby.net
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,042 34.7%
101.profile imageThomas Robitaille
@astrofrog


Freelance, software developer, lead developer of Glue, co-ordinator for the Astropy project, software Editor for AAS Publishing, open development advocate.
United Kingdom
thomasrobitaille.com
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,122 34.7%
102.profile imageHubble
@NASAHubble


The official Twitter account for the NASA Hubble Space Telescope, managed and operated by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
Goddard Space Flight Center
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9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,217,536 34.4%
103.profile imageNASA Goddard
@NASAGoddard


Tweeting the best in astrophysics, Earth sciences, engineering, robotic exploration, Sun science, and technology for NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
Greenbelt, MD USA
nasa.gov/goddard
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
470,955 34.4%
104.profile imageSTARtorialist
@startorialist


Where science meets fashion and scientists get FABULOUS! By professional astronomers @Summer_Ash & @emilylurice.
The Universe
startorialist.com
4 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
3,588 34.4%
105.profile imageDJ Dr JJ Eldridge
@astro_jje


NZ Astrophysicist studying exploding binary stars. Lecturer, Speaker, Sci-fi addict, feminist, trans/genderfluid, prefers them/they pro-nouns.
The Lives and Death-Throes of Mas...
Auckland, New Zealand
about.me/jj.eldridge
4 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,556 34.4%
106.profile imageBuzz Aldrin
@TheRealBuzz


Astronaut, Apollo XI and Gemini 12; Doctorate from MIT in astronautics, Korean War veteran Architect of Cycling Pathways to Mars photo by pari dukovic
Mars & Space Coast Florida
buzzaldrin.com
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,386,614 34.1%
107.profile imageLucie Green
@Dr_Lucie


Royal Society University Research Fellow, Professor of Physics at UCL. Staring at the Sun & beyond. Chief Stargazer @popastro. New book: amzn.to/2nitfmi
UK
luciegreen.com
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
18,790 34.1%
108.profile imageTim Peake
@astro_timpeake


ESA astronaut & test pilot back on Earth after 6 months in space. New book out now (proceeds to Prince's Trust). Order: hyperurl.co/AskAnAstro
Cologne, Germany
timpeake.esa.int
5 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
1,665,790 33.8%
109.profile imageCarolyn Porco
@carolynporco


Planetary scientist. Cassini imaging lead. Visiting Scholar UC Berkeley. Sr Editor Astrobiology journal. I think. I speak. I write. Opinions are my own.
CA
carolynporco.com
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
58,205 33.8%
110.profile imageDavid Grinspoon
@DrFunkySpoon


Author EARTH IN HUMAN HANDS, Winner of Carl Sagan Medal, Astrobiologist @planetarysci, Musician in House Band of the Universe, Columnist for @SkyandTelescope
Chasing New Horizons
Earth in Human Hands
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Biosphere One
funkyscience.net
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
25,387 33.8%
111.profile imagePeter Coles #FBPE
@telescoper


Theoretical astrophysicist, specialising in cosmology. Also interested in jazz, opera, poetry, crosswords, etc. Citizen of Nowhere.
The Routledge Companion to the Ne...
From Cosmos to Chaos
Cosmology
Cardiff/Maynooth
telescoper.wordpress.com
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
5,088 33.8%
112.profile imageAlberto Conti
@albertoconti


Astrophysicist & Innovation Manager google.com/sky/ - hubblesite.org/ibooks Tweets are my own, at least in this multiverse.
MD, USA
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9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,989 33.8%
113.profile imageCERN
@CERN


#CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, is the world's largest particle physics lab. #WhatsUpLHC #IWorkAtCERN French: @CERN_FR
Geneva
home.cern
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,549,744 33.4%
114.profile imageNature Astronomy
@NatureAstronomy


A Nature journal dedicated to presenting the very best research across the disciplines of astronomy, astrophysics, cosmology and planetary science.
London, England
nature.com/natastron/
2 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
9,016 33.4%
115.profile imageMeredith Rawls
@merrdiff


Stellar astronomer and data management for @LSST. Also: mom, scicommer, violist, Episcopalian. Less nighttime blue light, more 24/7 equity. Keep looking up.
Seattle, WA
faculty.washington.edu/mrawls
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,388 33.4%
116.profile imageHaley Gomez
@astrofairy


I'm an Astrophysicist, love books, films astronomy, shoes and dresses.
Cardiff
haley.gomez.me.uk
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,720 33.4%
117.profile imageLee Billings
@LeeBillings


Science journalist covering space and physics for @sciam. Author of Five Billion Years of Solitude, a book on the search for alien Earths. Opinions are my own.
New York City
leebillings.com
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
7,619 33.1%
118.profile imageGeert Barentsen
@GeertHub


NASA Astronomer in Silicon Valley • Kepler/K2 Mission GO Director • Thinks Bayesian • Likes Burritos • Does not own a cat. 🚀🌯😾 #KeplerMission #K2Mission
Mountain View, CA
geert.io
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,540 33.1%
119.profile imageJosh Peek
@jegpeek


Personal account; statements do not reflect the position of any employer!
Baltimore
stsci.edu/~jegpeek/
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
1,096 33.1%
120.profile imageIan O'Neill
@astroengine


Recovering British solar physicist, @AstroSocietyPac Mercury Magazine editor, freelance science writer, science advisor, atheist, skeptic, alien whisperer 👾
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles
astroengine.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
36,490 32.8%
121.profile imageStuart
@astronomyblog


Maker of things. Co-author of a book cosmos-book.github.io with @chrisenorth. Part time at @ODILeeds ✨🛰📕📊 Angrier than John Humphrys in a bag of bees
strudel.org.uk
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
8,389 32.8%
122.profile imageElisabeth Newton
@EllieInSpace


NSF postdoc and stellar physicist @MIT with a passion for education and #scicomm. Also a climber, baker, crafter & @astrobites co-founder.
Cambridge, MA.
mit.edu/~ernewton
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,924 32.8%
123.profile imageThe Zooniverse
@the_zooniverse


The world's largest and most successful citizen science organisation. Our projects include Galaxy Zoo, Old Weather, Planet Hunters, Snapshot Serengeti & more.
Zooniverse HQ
zooniverse.org
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
18,361 32.5%
124.profile imageJason Wright
@Astro_Wright


Associate Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics at Penn State. Astronomy and meta-astronomy. Opinions are my own.
State College, PA, USA
sites.psu.edu/astrowright/
5 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
5,627 32.5%
125.profile imageFranck Marchis
@AllPlanets


Planetary astronomer and exoplanet chair at the SETI Institute, husband, dad & crossfit athlete balancing life. Tweet about space, our planet & human rights.
San Francisco
franckmarchis.com
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
5,470 32.5%
126.profile image.Astronomy
@dotastronomy


Conference series about what happens when hackers, astronomers and the web all get together.
Cambridge, MA, USA
dotastronomy.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,917 32.5%
127.profile imageNYT Science
@NYTScience


Science, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sync your calendar with the solar system: nyti.ms/2vac9XL
New York, NY
nytimes.com/science
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,156,299 32.2%
128.profile imageDan F-M
@exoplaneteer


I write code for good & astrophysics.
NYC
dfm.io
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,128 32.2%
129.profile imageJason Major
@JPMajor


Space. Planets. NASA. Science. Rocketry. Astronomy. Democracy. Nature. Birds. Coffee. Occasionally funny. Sometimes I make pictures.
Warwick, RI
lightsinthedark.com
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
23,735 31.9%
130.profile imageProf. Lisa Harvey-Smith
@lisaharveysmith


Astrophysicist, Professor, Ultrarunner, TV Presenter #StargazingABC @AstroCourses, Gooner, Vego, Lesopotamian. lisaharveysmith.com
Sydney
lisaharveysmith.com
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
10,808 31.9%
131.profile imageRobert McNees
@mcnees


Professor, physicist, science communicator. Studying black holes, quantum gravity, cosmology. Tar Heel. RT = spooky action at a distance. Opinions are all mine.
Chicago, z=0
jacobi.luc.edu
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
9,304 31.9%
132.profile imageMarek Kukula
@marekkukula


Public Astronomer at the Royal Observatory Greenwich, author of The Intimate Universe & co-author of The Scientific Secrets of Dr Who. Opinions = opinions.
The Scientific Secrets of Doctor ...
London
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7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
5,061 31.9%
133.profile imageNASA's Dawn Mission
@NASA_Dawn


The only spacecraft to orbit one solar system target, Vesta, and then orbit another: Ceres! Thx ion propulsion. Dawn's Communications team
the main asteroid belt
dawn.jpl.nasa.gov
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
210,101 31.5%
134.profile imageBlackPhysicists
@BlackPhysicists


Arlington, VA and Worldwide
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
17,216 31.5%
135.profile imageLIGO
@LIGO


Official Twitter of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration. We detect gravitational waves! YouTube: youtube.com/ligovirgo
Livingston, LA and Hanford, WA
ligo.org
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
74,006 31.2%
136.profile imageAlanStern
@AlanStern


Scientist. Space Explorer. Optimist. Pilot. Dad. Not necessarily in that order. Follow my New Horizons Twitter feed @NewHorizons2015.
Chasing New Horizons
Pluto and Charon
Worlds Beyond
Boulder, CO
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
24,944 31.2%
137.profile imageEthan Siegel
@StartsWithABang


The Universe is: Expanding, cooling, and dark. It starts with a bang! #Cosmology Science writer, astrophysicist, author, Forbes & NASA columnist.
Treknology
Beyond the Galaxy
Portland, OR
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6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
10,614 31.2%
138.profile imageWoman Astro
@womanastronomer


Promoting astronomy, encouraging women/girls interested in science. WomanAstro.com, etsy.com/shop/WomanAstro
New Mexico, USA
WomanAstronomer.com
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
4,725 31.2%
139.profile imageErin Ryan
@erinleeryan


Doctor of the flying space rocks, prez of Science on Cake Appreciation Society, collector of orchid plants & stress baker. Not tweeting for any employer.
The shores of the crab infested impact crater
erinleeryan.com
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,419 31.2%
140.profile imageOverheard On Astroph
@OverheardOnAph


Eavesdropping on tex-source comments in papers posted to astro-ph
9 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2014-Oct-21)
2,294 31.2%
141.profile imageAdam Burgasser
@browndwarfs


astrophysicist, professor, and preferably in the water.
on a plane, or San Diego
pono.ucsd.edu/~adam
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
1,493 31.2%
142.profile imagePhil Marshall
@drphilmarshall


Astrophysicist, into cosmology, gravitational lenses and inference. This is the closest thing I have to a research blog. I'll write more if you tweet at me.
San Francisco
slac.stanford.edu/~pjm
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,480 31.2%
143.profile imageRuth Angus
@ruthangus


Researching exoplanets & rebugging in python.
Oxford, UK
ruthang.us
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,403 31.2%
144.profile imageScientific American
@sciam


Awesome discoveries. Expert insights. Science that shapes the world.
New York City, NY, USA
scientificamerican.com
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,438,090 30.9%
145.profile imageRogue NASA
@RogueNASA


The unofficial "Resistance" team of NASA. Not an official NASA account. Not managed by gov't employees. Come for the facts, stay for the snark.
Washington, DC
11 mos on Twitter
893,582 30.9%
146.profile imageESA Operations
@esaoperations


From Earth orbit to deep space: sharing the excitement of realtime mission operations at ESA #ESOC50 in 2017
Darmstadt, Germany
esa.int/operations
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
236,851 30.9%
147.profile imageBobak Ferdowsi
@tweetsoutloud


Explorer of space. Engineer on NISAR Earth Science & Europa Clipper. Mars Curiosity, Cassini Saturn. Cat dad. Opinioned. Instagram: @tweetsoutloud
Pasadena, CA
instagram.com/tweetsoutloud
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
118,028 30.9%
148.profile imageSky & Telescope
@SkyandTelescope


The Essential Guide to Astronomy | We provide the world's leading compendium of information about the science and hobby of astronomy.
Cambridge, Mass.
skyandtelescope.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
96,359 30.9%
149.profile imageMika McKinnon
@mikamckinnon


Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressible educator.
West Coast
about.me/mikamckinnon
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
19,695 30.9%
150.profile imageSophia Nasr
@Astropartigirl


Astroparticle physicist working on dark matter. PhD student @UCIrvine. On a mission to captivate the Universe with physics, one particle at a time.
🐶|Los Angeles〉+ 🐹|Irvine〉
astropartigirl.com
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
12,121 30.9%
151.profile imageAnna Watts
@drannawatts


Associate Professor of Astrophysics @ Univ. of Amsterdam. Neutron stars (explosions, dense matter), X-ray astronomy. Mom, Migrant. Particles in stars blah blah.
Amsterdam
staff.fnwi.uva.nl/a.l.watts/
3 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,263 30.9%
152.profile imageJohanna
@johannateske


Astronomer, runner, educator, feminist, vegan, baker, #Nats fan
Pasadena, CA
johannateske.virb.com
4 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,634 30.9%
153.profile imageScience Friday
@scifri


Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow.
New York, New York
sciencefriday.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
777,935 30.6%
154.profile imageCorey S. Powell
@coreyspowell


Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Contributing editor at @aeonmag, @discovermag, and @AmSciMag. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
discovermagazine.com/outthere
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
72,574 30.6%
155.profile imageJennifer Ouellette
@JenLucPiquant


Jen-Luc Piquant is the faux-French avatar of science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Past Gizmodo science editor. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll.
Los Angeles, CA
jenniferouellette-writes.com
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
33,852 30.6%
156.profile imageDaniel Fischer
@cosmos4u


All things astronomy and space (and then some) - in tiny bits and pieces but mostly with links to more ... :-)
Königswinter, Germany
skyweek.wordpress.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
12,436 30.6%
157.profile imageNancy Atkinson
@Nancy_A


Science journalist, @universetoday & @Seeker. Author of the book "Incredible Stories From Space"
Minnesota
nancyatkinson.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
11,567 30.6%
158.profile imageHannah Wakeford
@StellarPlanet


2017 Giacconi Fellow @STScI | Currently @exo_cast podcaster, @BSACDIVER & @NASAGoddard Fellow | Previously @UniofExeter PhD | All opinions expressed are my own
stellarplanet.org
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
2,006 30.6%
159.profile imageEmily Levesque
@emsque


The real exciting sound in science is not, 'Eureka!' It's, 'Wow, that's weird.'
Seattle, WA
emlevesque.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
1,475 30.6%
160.profile imageNOT ALT WORLD
@NotAltWorld


The #Resistance team against #AltFacts #FauxNews #FauxScience Formerly: Unofficial National Park Service #Science #Climate #Facts Run by non-gov individuals
Worldwide
2 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,228,464 30.3%
161.profile imageSamantha Cristoforetti
@AstroSamantha


Samantha Cristoforetti. European of Italian nationality. Lived on ISS Nov'14-Jun'15. Now adjusting back to being an Earthling on our beautiful spaceship Earth.
Europe
samanthacristoforetti.esa.int
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
996,762 30.3%
162.profile imageSPACE.com
@SPACEdotcom


News coverage and conversation about space science, astronomy and exploration. Part of @Purch
NYC
SPACE.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
758,454 30.3%
163.profile imageJonathan Amos
@BBCAmos


BBC Science Correspondent
Cambridge, UK
bbcnews.com
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
40,687 30.3%
164.profile imageStuart Clark
@DrStuClark


Astronomer, journalist, author. The Sky's Dark Labyrinth. Writes Across the Universe for The Guardian. Co-hosts The Stuniverse podcast. Dyed-in-the-wool progger
The Unknown Universe
Is There Life On Mars?
Little Moon
London
stuartclark.com
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
36,854 30.3%
165.profile imageBecky Smethurst
@becky1505


Astrophysicist researching galaxies & black holes | I present SCIENCE videos for @sixtysymbols | @galaxyzoo | @dotastronomy | #scicomm | Enthusiasm reigns here!
Nottingham, UK
rebeccasmethurst.co.uk
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
1,747 30.3%
166.profile imageWIRED Science
@WIREDScience


Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @KatieMPalmer, @JetJocko, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.
San Francisco, California
wired.com/category/wired…
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
2,094,346 30.0%
167.profile imageScience Magazine
@sciencemagazine


The world's leading outlet for cutting-edge research in all areas of science. Follow @NewsfromScience for stories from our news team.
Washington, DC & Cambridge, UK
sciencemag.org
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
1,098,162 30.0%
168.profile imageAstro Union
@IAU_org


Founded in 1919, the International Astronomical Union (IAU) promotes and safeguards the science of astronomy through international cooperation.
iau.org
3 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
5,080 30.0%
169.profile imageEmily Baldwin
@AstroEmz


Space Science Editor at EJR-Quartz for ESA, based at ESTEC. Tweets about space, running, coffee. Opinions own.
Leiden, Netherlands
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
4,835 30.0%
170.profile imageNatalie Batalha
@nbatalha


Eukaryote on planet Earth using self-awareness and empathy to experience love and seek knowledge. Astronomer involved in search for life on exoplanets.
Silicon Valley, California
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
4,416 30.0%
171.profile imageDr Megan Argo
@AstroMeg


By day: just another transient astronomer. By night: samba drumming, rock climbing, public speaker, teacher and science advocate. facebook.com/DrMeganArgo
Planet Earth
drmeganargo.net
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,437 30.0%
172.profile imageDavid Kipping
@david_kipping


Exoplanets & Exomoons, Columbia University, Cool Worlds Lab
The Transits of Extrasolar Planet...
Manhattan, NY
coolworlds.astro.columbia.edu
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,816 30.0%
173.profile imageJason Kalirai
@JasonKalirai


Sikh-Canadian @NASA Astrophysicist & Project Scientist @STScI. Husband & father of 4-MMSJS. Fan of Hubble, JWST, WFIRST, LSST, Cowboys football. Tweets mine.
Highland, MD
jasonkalirai.com
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,162 30.0%
174.profile imageMichelle Collins
@michelle_lmc


Astrophysics Lecturer @surreyastro, working on Local Group galaxies. Soft spot for Andromeda. Keen runner therunningastronomer.com
Guildford, England
astromichelle.wordpress.com
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,256 30.0%
175.profile imageGrant Tremblay
@astrogrant


Astrophysicist at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Previously an Einstein Fellow @Yale, Fellow @ESO, and SDAS regular @STScI. Views my own.
Cambridge, MA
granttremblay.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,234 30.0%
176.profile imageScott Kelly
@StationCDRKelly


scottkelly.com
Houston, TX
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
5,254,060 29.7%
177.profile imageSpirit and Oppy
@MarsRovers


Roaming the Red Planet on six wheels since Jan 2004. The official mission Twitter of the Spirit and Opportunity rovers.
Mars: Gusev Crater & Meridiani
marsrovers.jpl.nasa.gov
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
430,603 29.7%
178.profile imageAlan Boyle
@b0yle


Aerospace and science editor @GeekWire. Longtime blogger @CosmicLog. Author of "The Case for Pluto." Links/RTs ≠ endorsements
Seattle
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9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
32,332 29.7%
179.profile imageJesse Shanahan
@Enceladosaurus


Astrophysicist, linguist, & science writer. EMT/FF in training. Cofounded @AAS_WGAD, creator of #disabledandSTEM. Loves #accessibility in games.
Stolen Manahoac Land
enceladosaur.us
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
4,618 29.7%
180.profile imageHUBBLE
@HUBBLE_space


The official feed of ESA/Hubble. The Hubble Space Telescope is the space-based observatory which has revolutionised modern astronomy.
space
spacetelescope.org
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
519,934 29.3%
181.profile imagePresident Obama
@POTUS44


This is an archive of an Obama Administration account maintained by the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).
Washington, D.C.
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4 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
15,236,500 29.0%
182.profile imageMatt Taylor
@mggtTaylor


I work at ESA on the Rosetta mission. 501st Dutch Garrison TK67676 EIB
Netherlands
5 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
34,014 29.0%
183.profile imageESA Gaia
@ESAGaia


Science with 1 billion objects in three dimensions
ESA
cosmos.esa.int/gaia
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
14,450 29.0%
184.profile imageJim Al-Khalili
@jimalkhalili


Physicist, author, broadcaster, humanist, Jedi Master-- The Universe doesn't have a purpose, free will is an illusion, quantum physics is beautiful.
University of Surrey
jimal-khalili.com
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
111,013 28.7%
185.profile imageJeff Foust
@jeff_foust


Senior writer, @SpaceNews_Inc. You know the drill: retweets aren't endorsements; opinions here are my own.
Rockville, Maryland, USA
jfoust.com
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
29,326 28.7%
186.profile imageKaren James
@kejames


Rogue scientist (DNA barcoding, nanopore sequencing, #citizenscience), outdoorswoman, astronaut hopeful, intersectional feminist, all works in progress
Wabanaki land / Bar Harbor, ME
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
27,418 28.7%
187.profile imageJames Davenport
@jradavenport


Astronomy PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, blogger, casual data analyst, Seattleite. All opinions are my own.
jradavenport.github.io
5 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,851 28.7%
188.profile imageSloan Digital Sky Surveys
@sdssurveys


Tweeting about mapping the Universe @APOGEEsurvey @eBOSSurvey @MaNGASurvey
Apache Point Observatory.
sdss.org
4 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,003 28.4%
189.profile imageJonathan Pritchard
@jr_pritchard


Imperial astrophysicist and bewildered vagabond. SKA enthusiast. @ERC_research funded (opinions mine, not employer's)
Richmond, London
pritchardjr.github.io
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,373 28.4%
190.profile imageErik Tollerud
@eteq


Astrophysicist, Python coder, and general lover of nature in all its forms.
Baltimore, MD
stsci.edu/~etollerud
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,068 28.4%
191.profile imageDNLee
@DNLee5


#NewProf, Mammalogist, Diversity & Access to STEM, Unapologetically Intersectional, Mama Panyabuku, TED Fellow, NatGeo Emerging Explorer
Midwest, US; Tanzania, Africa
blogs.scientificamerican.com/urban-scientis…
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
25,369 28.1%
192.profile imagegalaxyzoo
@galaxyzoo


It's Galaxy Zoo!
galaxyzoo.org
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
13,637 28.1%
193.profile imageJackie Faherty
@jfaherty


Astrophysicist at @AMNH. Enthusiast for bringing the cosmos to the public @backyardworlds #womeninscience #BDNYC #manhattanhenge calculator. #scicomm
jackiefaherty.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,343 28.1%
194.profile imageAndy Lawrence
@e_astronomer


Quasar fan and survey nut. Check out random Milky Way snaps @MilkyWayBot, Oculus/Stellarium project @StarsightVR and its crowdfunder crowdfunder.co.uk/starsight-vr/
Astronomical Measurement
Auld Reekie
roe.ac.uk/~al
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
1,991 28.1%
195.profile imageInstitute of Physics
@PhysicsNews


The Institute of Physics is a leading scientific membership society working to advance physics for the benefit of all.
UK
iop.org
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
162,685 27.8%
196.profile imageHubbleTelescope
@HubbleTelescope


News from the Hubble Space Telescope operated by @stsci
hubblesite.org/news
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
121,907 27.8%
197.profile imageJohn Grunsfeld
@SciAstro


Former lead for Science at NASA (Associate Administrator) Astronaut STS-67,81,103,109,125 Hubble Hugger, Space and Earth explorer
go.nasa.gov/johngrunsfeld
5 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
33,198 27.8%
198.profile imageAmy Mainzer
@AmyMainzer


Scientist
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
science.jpl.nasa.gov/people/Mainzer/
4 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
25,995 27.8%
199.profile imageTrueSciPhi
@TrueSciPhi


A window on science and philosophy communities on Twitter and YouTube, by Kelly Truelove. See site for more.
Austin, Texas
TrueSciPhi.org
2 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,794 27.8%
200.profile imageKatey Alatalo🎄
@astrokatey


Ph.D. astronomer at STScI, currently housed at Carnegie. Space is amazing! My views are my own.
Pasadena, CA
stsci.edu/~kalatalo/
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,697 27.8%
201.profile imageJames Bullock
@jbprime


Professor and Chair, Department of Physics & Astronomy, UC Irvine. Cosmologist, Anteater, and Buckeye.
California, USA
physics.uci.edu/~bullock/
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,657 27.8%
202.profile imageAAS CSWA
@AAS_Women


The American Astronomical Society Committee on the Status of Women in Astronomy works to improve the status of women in astronomy. Page manager Nancy Morrison.
United States
aas.org/cswa/
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
1,694 27.8%
203.profile imageGuardian Science
@guardianscience


Science, health and environment news from the @Guardian. Plus, independent comment and analysis from our network of expert science bloggers
London
theguardian.com/science
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,076,022 27.4%
204.profile imagePHD Comics
@PHDcomics


Life (or the lack thereof) in Academia. Check out my new book WE HAVE NO IDEA
WeHaveNoIdea.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
180,855 27.4%
205.profile image★ Colin Stuart ★
@skyponderer


Astronomy author & speaker. Get a free e-book @ bit.ly/2zjaIee. See www for signed books, keynotes & school talks. Asteroid (15347) Colinstuart
Fabulous Figures and Cool Calcula...
Astonishing Atoms and Matter Mayh...
13 Journeys Through Space and Tim...
London
colinstuart.net
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
5,909 27.4%
206.profile imageMeg Rosenburg
@trueanomalies


planetary science PhD | #scicomm & #histSTM | freelancer, filmmaker, podcaster | megrosenburg.com | And what you do, do it unfeignedly.
Somerville, MA
megrosenburg.com
5 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
5,568 27.4%
207.profile imageJo Dunkley
@j_dunkley


Professor of Physics and Astrophysics at Princeton
Our Universe
Princeton, NJ
physics.princeton.edu/~jdunkley
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
1,773 27.4%
208.profile imageJonathan Fortney
@jjfplanet


Professor at UC Santa Cruz & Director of Other Worlds Laboratory. Modeler of planetary atmospheres & interiors. Father, Softballer, Runner, Surfer?, Minnesotan.
Santa Cruz, CA
owl.ucsc.edu
5 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
1,677 27.4%
209.profile imageJoss Bland-Hawthorn
@JossBlandHawtho


All things novel, astrophysical, mathematical, technological.
The Origin of the Galaxy and Loca...
The Galaxy Disk in Cosmological C...
Sydney, Australia
physics.usyd.edu.au/~jbh/
3 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,595 27.4%
210.profile imageThe Royal Society
@royalsociety


The Royal Society is a Fellowship of the world's most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence. fb.com/theroyalsociety
London, UK
royalsociety.org
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
171,834 27.1%
211.profile imageWill Gater
@willgater


Astronomer, journalist & space geek willgater.com | willgaterastrophotography.com | instagram.com/willgater
UK
willgater.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
7,799 27.1%
212.profile imageSara Seager
@ProfSaraSeager


Prof. Seager is an astrophysicist and planetary scientist at MIT. A pioneer in the vast world of exoplanets, she's on a quest for the holy grail: another Earth.
Exoplanets (Space Science Series)
Exoplanet Atmospheres
Cambridge, MA
seagerexoplanets.mit.edu
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
6,223 27.1%
213.profile imageMark McCaughrean
@markmccaughrean


Senior Advisor for Science & Exploration at the European Space Agency. Well aware of the (in)significance of being recycled starstuff. Opinions very much own.
The Origins of Stars and Planets
The Origins of Stars and Planets
Wassenaar, The Netherlands
2 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
4,083 27.1%
214.profile imageArfon Smith
@arfon


Head of Data Science Mission Office @stsci. Ex GitHubber. Zooniverse co-founder. Editor-in-chief of The Journal of Open Source Software.
Baltimore, MD
arfon.org
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,798 27.1%
215.profile imageAndrew Pontzen
@apontzen


I do cosmology and piano. Employed by UCL, funded by the Royal Society. It's not their fault when I talk nonsense, though.
London
cosmocrunch.co.uk
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,025 27.1%
216.profile imageAwesome_Ph
@Awesome_Ph


The most awesome(st) of Astro-ph every day! Few one line summaries of papers on the ArXiV that caught my attention. Brought to you by the Extronomer.
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,892 27.1%
217.profile imageHillary Clinton
@HillaryClinton


Wife, mom, grandma, women+kids advocate, FLOTUS, Senator, SecState, hair icon, pantsuit aficionado, 2016 presidential candidate.
New York, NY
HillaryClinton.com
4 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
21,410,421 26.8%
218.profile imageJill Tarter
@jilltarter


Earthling, chief cheerleader for SETI, setiQuest, and the Allen Telescope Array Jack's wife - Shana's mom - Li Yao and Clara's grandma
Earth in the Cosmos
setistars.org
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
4,090 26.8%
219.profile imageRobert Massey
@RobertMMassey


Dad, Deputy Executive Director RAS and trustee of @lightyear_fdn. RTs and likes not endorsements, views expressed are my own. Official RAS: @royalastrosoc
Bristol (Southville) & London
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,582 26.8%
220.profile imageNational Science Fdn
@NSF


Where Discoveries Begin. Social media policy: bit.ly/smpnsf
Alexandria, VA
nsf.gov
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
1,085,783 26.5%
221.profile imageKim Kowal Arcand
@kimberlykowal


Mom of 2. Science viz lead for @chandraxray; Latest book now out! "Magnitude: The Scale of the Universe." Opinions=my own 🛰️https://t.co/jHO1Tw8JYW
RI, USA
chandra.si.edu
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,593 26.5%
222.profile imageChris North
@chrisenorth


Lecturer & astronomer @CardiffPHYSX. Co-author of cosmos-book.github.io + other books, semi-regular broadcaster. Comments own. [he/his]
Cosmos
How to Read the Solar System
The Sky at Night
Cardiff (normally)
blogs.cardiff.ac.uk/chrisnorth
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
5,218 26.5%
223.profile imageAAS Press Office
@AAS_Press


Astronomy news from the Press Office of the American Astronomical Society, managed by Dr. Rick Fienberg. Note: Tweeting is not endorsing, only informing.
aas.org/media-press
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,608 26.5%
224.profile imageAndy Rivkin
@asrivkin


Planetary astronomer on #TeamAsteroid; Gedankenband member and guitarist; Persistently Obstreperous.
#USAstronomyGoodwillAmbassador ⊗
imperturbable-music.blogspot.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,544 26.5%
225.profile imageRadio Astrology
@RadioAstrology


Opening new windows in the prediction spectrum. Astrology at long wavelengths.
In the stars (and the ISM)
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,208 26.5%
226.profile imageStephen Serjeant
@StephenSerjeant


Astronomy Prof at the Open University, sometimes roped into OU/BBC stuff. 26.2mi=42.2km.Remainer. Likes often=bookmarks. Views here do not necessarily blah blah
An Introduction to Galaxies and C...
Observational Cosmology
127.0.0.1
stephenserjeant.wikispaces.com
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,079 26.5%
227.profile imageNASA Voyager
@NASAVoyager


The official account for NASA’s twin Voyager 1 & 2 spacecraft, the longest operating spacecraft in deep space.
Interstellar space
voyager.jpl.nasa.gov
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
480,303 26.2%
228.profile imageUK Space Agency
@spacegovuk


Official Twitter channel of the UK Space Agency. We're at the heart of UK efforts to explore and benefit from space.
Swindon, England
gov.uk/ukspaceagency
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
201,737 26.2%
229.profile imageEmily Petroff
@ebpetroff


Astronomer. Reader. Random number generator. I study things that go bang.
The Netherlands
ebpetroff.com
4 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,414 26.2%
230.profile imageAAS Executive Office
@AAS_Office


The mission of the American Astronomical Society (AAS) is to enhance & share humanity's scientific understanding of the universe. Instagram: @AAS_Office
Washington, DC, USA
aas.org
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,453 26.2%
231.profile imageLego Academics
@LegoAcademics


The female academics of the Lego Research Institute take on the challenges of modern academia. CC-BY-NC-SA
Lego Research Institute
ideas.lego.com/projects/83039
3 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
71,418 25.9%
232.profile imageESA Planck
@Planck


A European Space Agency (ESA) spacecraft to understand the origin and evolution of our Universe
L2: 1,000,000 miles from Earth
esa.int/planck
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
48,997 25.9%
233.profile imageUpulie Divisekera
@upulie


Molecular Biologist, Nanotechnologist | Space | Astropalaeontology | Co-founder, @realscientists | Dinosaur Evangelist | Science poetry and feelings |
Naarm, Great Southern Land
patreon.com/upulie
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
25,014 25.9%
234.profile imageNRAO
@TheNRAO


The National Radio Astronomy Observatory is a facility of the National Science Foundation. Social media policy: bit.ly/2qNhpB3
Charlottesville, VA
nrao.edu
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
13,526 25.9%
235.profile imageKristin Block
@MarsMaven


Spacecraft pro, taiko player, bassist, percussionist. Miami-Tucson-Bay Area. (Not affiliated with the mission @Maven2Mars!) Opinions my own and queer.
San Jose, CA
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,967 25.9%
236.profile imagePaul Crowther
@Paul_Crowther


@unisheffield Astrophysics Prof mostly researching Monster Stars. Keen interest in UK sci policy esp @STFC_Matters's ups & downs. @PhysicsShef HoD from Jan 2018
Peoples Republic of Sheffield
pacrowther.staff.shef.ac.uk
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,739 25.9%
237.profile imageBenjamin Pope
@fringetracker


Astronomer, Bayesian, foodie
Manhattan, NY
benjaminpope.github.io
5 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
2,223 25.9%
238.profile imageEric Mamajek
@EricMamajek


astronomer, dad, reader of stellar tea leaves, searcher of extrasolar needles in haystacks. My tweets are my own.
Pasadena, CA
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
1,594 25.9%
239.profile imageAstronomy Meetings
@astromeetings


Sharing astronomy meeting twitter links. Send me your conference title, #tag and url, **when the meeting starts**, and I'll RT to distribute. @AstroRJS
3 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,123 25.9%
240.profile imageIntl. Space Station
@Space_Station


NASA's page for updates from the International Space Station, the world-class lab orbiting Earth 250 miles above. For the latest research, follow @ISS_Research.
Low Earth Orbit
nasa.gov/station
4 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,017,710 25.6%
241.profile imageDr. Brian May
@DrBrianMay


Rocket Ship Builder 🚀🚀🚀🚀🚀
brianmay.com
5 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
653,107 25.6%
242.profile imageAmy Shira Teitel
@astVintageSpace


SPACEFLIGHT HISTORIAN. Book: bit.ly/astbtcog. Vintage Space: bit.ly/vintagespace. Patreon: patreon.com/amyshirateitel PAO = my PAO.
Los Angeles, CA
youtube.com/vintagespace
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
169,260 25.6%
243.profile imageLisa Randall
@lirarandall


Physicist and author. Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs,Warped Passages,Knocking on Heaven's Door,Higgs Discovery. Opinions expressed are not solely my own.
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
47,483 25.6%
244.profile imageHistory of Astronomy
@HistAstro


Multidisciplinary & multicultural history of astronomy #histastro by @VoulaSaridakis, Ph.D. | Curator, Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago @msichicago.
All tweets/views/opinions mine
2 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
18,150 25.6%
245.profile imageLSST Astronomy
@LSST


The widest, fastest, deepest eye of the new digital age.
Cerro Pachon, Chile
lsst.org
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,471 25.6%
246.profile imageJen Gupta
@jen_gupta


Space nerd. @UoPCosmology astronomy outreach. @SeldomSirius podcaster. @TWBBC Live presenter. @WinSciFest. Active Galaxies were my 1st love. Own views [she/her]
Winchester, UK
jengupta.com
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,356 25.6%
247.profile imageJC Holbrook
@astroholbrook


Astrophysicist, Filmmaker, Cultural Astronomer. Hubble's Diverse Universe on Amazon.com BlackSunMovie.com videos.astroanthro.com/Science-Tourist
Kaapstad, ZA
uwcastro.org/our_team/holbr…
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,275 25.6%
248.profile imageSAO/NASA ADS
@adsabs


adsabs.harvard.edu
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,921 25.2%
249.profile imageAdrian Price-Whelan
@adrianprw


astrophysics postdoc @ Princeton, galaxy dynamics github.com/adrn facebook.com/operatormusicb…
Princeton, NJ
adrian.pw
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,343 25.2%
250.profile imageNASA Kennedy / KSC
@NASAKennedy


Official Tweets from NASA's Kennedy Space Center
Florida, USA
nasa.gov/kennedy
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
1,393,461 24.9%
251.profile imageSquareKilometreArray
@SKA_telescope


The SKA will be the world's largest radio telescope, located in Africa & Australia. Tweets from the SKA Global Headquarters @jodrellbank.
Jodrell Bank (UK)
skatelescope.org
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
19,898 24.9%
252.profile imageTabetha Boyajian
@tsboyajian


Assistant professor of Astrophysics at #LSU. disrupter of astrophysics; #BoyajiansStar #TabbysStar; all posts here are my own
Extrasolar Planets and Their Host...
Baton Rouge, LA
wherestheflux.com
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
9,110 24.9%
253.profile imageJames Tuttle Keane
@jtuttlekeane


JCPA Postdoc at Caltech. Studying planetary gravity, rotation, and tides. Occasional artist. Owner of Cheesecake and Poppy, the dogs.
Pasadena, CA
jamestuttlekeane.com
3 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,812 24.9%
254.profile imageEli Bressert
@astrobiased


Love big ideas and putting them into action by connecting the impossible. Heading data science at Convoy. SU mentor & author of the SciPy & Numpy book.
SciPy and NumPy
Seattle, WA
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,475 24.9%
255.profile imageDerek Fox
@partialobs


Research astronomer and faculty member at Penn State University. This is a personal Twitter account.
Earth
astro.psu.edu/~dfox/
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,171 24.9%
256.profile imageStephen Fry
@stephenfry


How can I tell you what I think until I've heard what I'm going to say? 🏳️‍🌈 (Never Read DMs I’m afraid)
Los Angeles, CA/ London UK
stephenfry.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
13,036,702 24.6%
257.profile imageBBC Science News
@BBCScienceNews


News, features and analysis from the BBC Science & Environment news desk.
London, England
bbc.co.uk/news/science_a…
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,382,772 24.6%
258.profile imageMike Massimino
@Astro_Mike


Former @NASA astronaut, Professor at Columbia @CUSEAS, Sr. Advisor for Space Programs @IntrepidMuseum, Author of #Spaceman
New York, NY
prh.com/spaceman
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
1,364,818 24.6%
259.profile imageAsteroid Watch
@AsteroidWatch


The Center for Near Earth Object Studies @NASAJPL characterizes & monitors orbits of asteroids & comets. Part of NASA's Planetary Defense Coordination Office.
Pasadena, California
jpl.nasa.gov/asteroidwatch
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,341,249 24.6%
260.profile imageAriel Waldman
@arielwaldman


NASA advisor + author of amzn.to/1MFUEVC + founder of Spacehack.org + global director @ScienceHackDay + youtuber youtube.com/arielwaldman
San Francisco
arielwaldman.com
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
30,752 24.6%
261.profile imageKimberly EnnicoSmith
@kennicosmith


Scientist fueled by tea. Inspired by many. At every opportunity, learn everything you can. You never know when you might use what you learn. Dare mighty things.
Mountain View, CA
kandrsmith.org/KES/
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,728 24.6%
262.profile imageMark Marley
@astromarkmarley


Astronomer working for a well known national space agency. Interests include extrasolar planets, brown dwarfs, giant planets. Opinions are mine alone.
Brown Dwarf Variability
Mountain View, California
google.com/profiles/Mark.…
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
1,511 24.6%
263.profile imageJohn Debes
@JohnDebes


STIS Team Lead at @stsci. Part of @diskdetective and @NASAWFIRST CGI science team. Exoplanets, white dwarf planets, and disks. My opinions are my own.
Geektown, USA
stsci.edu/~debes/
5 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
836 24.6%
264.profile imageJodrell Bank
@jodrellbank


Home of the world's third-largest steerable radio telescope & the e-MERLIN National Facility. Part of the University of Manchester.
53.236057, -2.306871
manchester.ac.uk/jodrellbank/
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
244,127 24.3%
265.profile imageDianna Cowern
@thephysicsgirl


Kauai grown, world-curious, #MIT physics, creator of science YouTube videos. Loves pens and rocks. Please respond to tweets with bad puns.
San Diego
youtube.com/physicsgirl
5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
61,843 24.3%
266.profile imageAstropy
@astropy


This is the official twitter account for the Astropy project.
Earth
astropy.org
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,201 24.3%
267.profile imageCaitlin Casey
@astrocaits


Astronomer and Assistant Professor at the University of Texas at Austin.
Austin, TX
as.utexas.edu/~cmcasey
3 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
1,045 24.3%
268.profile imageNate Silver
@NateSilver538


Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
fivethirtyeight.com
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,922,049 24.0%
269.profile imageRoyal Observatory
@ROGAstronomers


The home of space and time: the historic Meridian Line & GMT. Begin a journey of awe and wonder as we marvel at the Universe and celebrate our place within it.
Greenwich, London
rmg.co.uk/royal-observat…
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
29,663 24.0%
270.profile imageSTFC
@STFC_Matters


Science and Technology Facilities Council: Pioneering science for a better future. See @STFC_B2B for business news.
UK
stfc.ac.uk
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
15,905 24.0%
271.profile imageHenna
@henna_khan


Founder at Universe Simplified (@UnivSimplified), Proponent of Disrupt Education and Maker Spaces, Astronomy Enthusiast, Backpacker
Mumbai
universesimplified.org
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
7,124 24.0%
272.profile imageCaleb Scharf
@caleb_scharf


Director of Astrobiology at Columbia University. Blog at Sci Am (#sciamblogs). Author of The Zoomable Universe, The Copernicus Complex, Gravity's Engines...
The Zoomable Universe
The Copernicus Complex
Gravity's Engines
New York
calebscharf.com
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,977 24.0%
273.profile imageElizabeth Tasker
@girlandkat


UK astrophysicist working at the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). Author of 'The Planet Factory', published by @sigmascience (views are my own~)
The Planet Factory
Japan
about.me/elizabethtasker
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
1,856 24.0%
274.profile imageAstronomy Magazine
@AstronomyMag


The best-selling astronomy magazine
Our tiny corner of the cosmos
Astronomy.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
214,700 23.7%
275.profile imageChandra Observatory
@chandraxray


Chandra's ongoing mission is to study the X-ray Universe. Operated for NASA by Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Legal: s.si.edu/legal
In orbit
chandra.si.edu
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
155,739 23.7%
276.profile imageCourtney Dressing
@AstroDressing


I'm an astronomer looking for potentially Earth-like planets around nearby stars.
Pasadena, CA
gps.caltech.edu/~dressing
3 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
1,352 23.7%
277.profile imageLiz B ☆
@astro_Liz


Multiwavelength X-ray/Optical Astronomer at @ESO. Bleeding heart liberal & intersectional feminist. All views my own #WomenInSTEM #ActualLivingScientist
Santiago, Chile
lizbartlett.com
5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,135 23.7%
278.profile imageJohn O'Meara
@astronomeara


Father, Astronomer, teacher, science policy nerd, VT craft beer fan. Cosmic Origins Science Lead for #LUVOIR Member AAAC, Vice Chair COPAG EC. Tweets are my own
Essex Junction, Vermont
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
1,013 23.7%
279.profile imageJeyhan
@Jeyhan


Assistant Professor at RIT interested in infrared galaxies, interacting/merging galaxies, and AGN. Also interested in public outreach and science communication.
Rochester, NY
jeyhan.me
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
910 23.7%
280.profile imageStephen Colbert
@StephenAtHome


Idiot
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
17,284,964 23.3%
281.profile imageJ.K. Rowling
@jk_rowling


Author whose out-of-control DMs must henceforth go unread. For contact details, see website.
Scotland
jkrowling.com
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
13,964,739 23.3%
282.profile imageNASA's OSIRIS-REx
@OSIRISREx


The official Twitter feed for NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft. I'm on a seven-year mission to return a pristine sample from the #asteroid Bennu. #ToBennuAndBack
Space
AsteroidMission.org
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
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283.profile imageJon Butterworth
@jonmbutterworth


UCL Physics prof, works on #LHC, writes (books, @GuardianScience etc). Citizen of England, UK, Europe & Nowhere, apparently. Personal account
Mainly London & Geneva.
hep.ucl.ac.uk/~jmb
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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284.profile imageTim O'Brien
@Tim_O_Brien


Professor of Astrophysics, Associate Director @jodrellbank, Science Director @bluedotfestival, President @popastro, likes exploding stars. Red. My own views.
Manchester, UK
proftimobrien.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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285.profile imageEllen Stofan
@EllenStofan


Planetary geologist, STEM advocate, former Chief Scientist of NASA
Planetology
Exploring Venus as a Terrestrial ...
Washington, DC
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5 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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286.profile imageKeri Bean
@PlanetaryKeri


Mars rover driver in training for @MarsRovers. Flying TIE Fighter @NASA_Dawn. R2-D2's mom. @SunriderBase @RebelLegion Rey. @JeffAMcGee's wife. Hufflepuff.
Pasadena, CA
keribean.com
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,800 23.3%
287.profile imageLisa Grossman
@astrolisa


Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own.
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,862 23.3%
288.profile imageMichael Merrifield
@ProfMike_M


Professor of astronomy at the University of Nottingham, and too frequent appearances in media (both old and new). All my own views.
Nottingham
about.me/michael.merrif…
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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289.profile imageCarnegie Astronomy
@CarnegieAstro


Bringing you astronomy from The Carnegie Institution for Science: The Observatories in Pasadena, CA, DTM in Washington DC, and Las Campanas Observatory in Chile
Pasadena, CA
bit.ly/CarnegieAstro
2 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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290.profile imageNola Taylor Redd
@NolaTRedd


Freelance #science writer with a focus in #space and #astronomy.
Atlanta, GA
astrowriter.com
2 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
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291.profile imageRay Jayawardhana
@DrRayJay


Astronomer, Explorer, Writer, Speaker. Author of "Strange New Worlds" and "Neutrino Hunters"
Neutrino Hunters
Strange New Worlds
Young Stars Near Earth
rayjay.net
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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292.profile imageDara Ó Briain
@daraobriain


Infamous Brit-Licker; also been known to hand out free puppies. Currently touring new show "Voice of Reason"; also new science book for kids "Beyond the Sky"
Beneath your wings.
daraobriain.com
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,518,695 23.0%
293.profile imageACLU
@ACLU


The American Civil Liberties Union is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, legal and advocacy organization devoted to protecting the rights of everyone in America.
All 50 states
aclu.org
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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294.profile imageBBC The Sky at Night
@BBCStargazing


Bringing astronomy and space exploration to your screens since 1957. Join Chris Lintott and Maggie Aderin-Pocock monthly, BBC Four. Stargazing Live is off air.
bbc.co.uk/skyatnight
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
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295.profile imageNASA Spitzer
@NASAspitzer


NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope - the infrared Great Observatory. Observes asteroids, comets, extrasolar planets, stars, galaxies and more...
Pasadena, CA.
spitzer.caltech.edu
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
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296.profile imageSci Curious
@scicurious


#Science education writer @SNStudents, writer at @ScienceNews, podcaster @sci4thepeople. Opinions my own. In my free time, I run long distances.
Washington, DC
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297.profile imageChristine Corbett M.
@corbett


@NSF Astrophysics Postdoc @Caltech, SF writer✍🏻. Past: @SpaceX, @MIT, @WhisperSystems, @SPTelescope. for 💯% science follow @astro_corbett
Pasadena, CA
christinecorbettmoran.com
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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298.profile imageCaroline Morley
@AstroCaroline


Cloud Ninja, Sagan Fellow at Harvard, modeler of substellar atmospheres
Cambridge, MA
carolinemorley.com
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299.profile imagePatrick Stewart
@SirPatStew


5 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,061,095 22.7%
300.profile imageNASA History Office
@NASAhistory


Learn the history of NASA's exploration of the universe and its many discoveries about our home planet.
Washington, DC
history.nasa.gov
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
838,945 22.7%