Mathematicians' Recent Top Tweets

Updated: 2017-Aug-23 13:08 UTC. Listed tweets: 20. Based on tweets of Mathematicians on Twitter. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Mathematicians' tweets from past 7 days most retweeted per follower:

1. One retweet per 48 followers:

Very sad to hear that @UndergroundMath hasn't got further funding. Explanation please @JustineGreening @NickGibbUK @educationgovuk ?

— Dr Bennison (@DrBennison) August 17, 2017

2. One retweet per 57 followers:

On PhD+ε Beth Malmskog has posted "Category Theory and Context," an excerpt of an interview to appear in @AWMmath: https://t.co/7MvuD0PZkO

— Emily Riehl (@emilyriehl) August 19, 2017

3. One retweet per 71 followers:

Recasting the cancer stem cell hypothesis: unification using a continuum model of microenvironmental forces https://t.co/nRidY6p9GC pic.twitter.com/WHpqvV003B

— Jacob G Scott (@CancerConnector) August 22, 2017

4. One retweet per 71 followers:

My TED talk is live: The era of blind faith in big data must end | TED Talk | https://t.co/HAfExUf6e5 https://t.co/lla5y87rZ8

— Cathy O'Neil (@mathbabedotorg) August 22, 2017

5. One retweet per 74 followers:

I'm using the math of "operads" to help design networks of mobile agents! But what are operads? Read on!https://t.co/iczlC5zboI

— John Carlos Baez (@johncarlosbaez) August 17, 2017

6. One retweet per 76 followers:

My piece for PBS @NewsHour on why we should stop going on about how useful math is. https://t.co/TLMo7ooQaF

— Dr Eugenia Cheng (@DrEugeniaCheng) August 19, 2017

7. One retweet per 92 followers:

Our first work w/ @kaznatcheev empirically measuring an evolutionary game in cancer https://t.co/Dc0JI19lpe #gametheory would love feedback pic.twitter.com/RbtG9XWH3f

— Jacob G Scott (@CancerConnector) August 22, 2017

8. One retweet per 94 followers:

In the late 1500s, before logs, people would multiply big numbers using a table of cosines! I'll show you how: https://t.co/nixpkEqqVm pic.twitter.com/p3v9wV3oRL

— John Carlos Baez (@johncarlosbaez) August 16, 2017

9. One retweet per 103 followers:

Significado de cada símbolo de la derivada #MathLife #VistoEnFacebook pic.twitter.com/zMsUL8peuQ

— Juan Miguel Ribera (@juanripu) August 20, 2017

10. One retweet per 110 followers:

A veces... veo integrales #MathJokes #BadJokes @9GAG pic.twitter.com/PXdIQX6lgZ

— Juan Miguel Ribera (@juanripu) August 22, 2017

11. One retweet per 125 followers:

Impact of #Canada150 Chairs roll-out:

1. Acrimony in faculty for exclusion from hiring process
2. Harm to international #research networks

— James Colliander (@colliand) August 16, 2017

12. One retweet per 141 followers:

The weirdest thing I recently learned about turbulence: it can dissipate energy even in a fluid with zero viscosityhttps://t.co/YGeLr5IPnK

— (((Castelvecchi))) (@dcastelvecchi) August 21, 2017

13. One retweet per 146 followers:

SCAMMERS: Don’t pretend to be someone helpful calling from BT, spend a few minutes to come up with a plausible cover story. @TwopTwips

— Colin Beveridge (@icecolbeveridge) August 23, 2017

14. One retweet per 151 followers:

"Tal vez sea la música la matemática del sentido y la matemática la música de la razón" ~ Pere Puig Adam (1900-1960) https://t.co/hNu7mP5v7y

— Daniel Ruiz Aguilera (@druizaguilera) August 21, 2017

15. One retweet per 169 followers:

The blind leading the blind. pic.twitter.com/pY72xvQrvS

— John Carlos Baez (@johncarlosbaez) August 22, 2017

16. One retweet per 175 followers:

Enjoyed giving a math talk to 2000 undergrads @ProgramaDelfin - encouraging students to study in Canada! @EmbCanMexico @MitacsCanada pic.twitter.com/jKt5WayEWF

— Alejandro Adem (@alejandroadem) August 17, 2017

17. One retweet per 191 followers:

One of the emotionally tough things about doing math is you spend most of your time working hard on things that will never produce results.

— Jordan Ellenberg (@JSEllenberg) August 18, 2017

18. One retweet per 199 followers:

Big Data’s Mathematical Mysteries https://t.co/E6K8nvmxjg via @QuantaMagazine

— N. Ghoussoub (@NGhoussoub) August 19, 2017

19. One retweet per 216 followers:


— Pedro Poitevin (@poitevin) August 16, 2017

20. One retweet per 220 followers:

Waitress: "We don't serve black people."@IAmDickGregory: "Well that's fine because I don't eat them."

One of my last childhood heroes. RIP https://t.co/EL0Llvp1cs

— Eric Weinstein (@EricRWeinstein) August 20, 2017