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Tweeting Tendencies of Astronomers on Twitter

Updated: 2017-Sep-23 14:30 UTC. Based on 200 most recent tweets of each list member. Retweet count excludes quote tweets, also known as retweets with comments. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Tendency to originate: % of user's tweets that are not replies or retweets

Average for astronomers:28%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@AstroBioProf100%
@ImpeyChris98%
@browndwarfs96%
@Jim_Bell89%
@DavidBrin88%
@SethShostak86%
@drfranksummers80%
@orbitingfrog78%
@JasonKalirai72%
@whymommy70%

Tendency to reply: % of user's tweets that are replies

Average for astronomers:30%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@ashpags97%
@jesserogerson87%
@markmccaughrean85%
@exoplaneteer84%
@brianwolven83%
@AmyMainzer77%
@REasther74%
@DrPhiltill71%
@ProfMike_M70%
@erinleeryan70%

Tendency to retweet: % of user's tweets that are retweets (excluding quote tweets, also known as retweets with comments)

Average for astronomers:33%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@Josep_Trigo98%
@EstelleDeau98%
@SpaceHolgar96%
@J_MartinezFrias90%
@marekkukula88%
@EricMamajek86%
@ArifSolmaz86%
@karinsandstrom82%
@astrobiased79%
@AlanStern77%

Tendency to quote: % of user's tweets that are quote tweets, also known as retweets with comments

Average for astronomers:9%
  
Top tendency to quote: 
@MonicaGrady36%
@carolynporco36%
@TamithaSkov35%
@Mario_Livio34%
@Meg_Urry32%
@astroboy_moreno30%
@JannaLevin30%
@e_astronomer29%
@aallan29%
@RisaWechsler28%