Philosophers' Recent Top Links

Updated: 2017-Apr-27 12:04 UTC. Listed tweets: 20. Based on tweets of Philosophers on Twitter. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Links in tweets originated by philosophers in the past 14 days, ordered by retweets-per-follower averaged over each tweet of the link. Below, each link is presented in the context of the particular tweet with the highest retweets per follower.

1. One retweet per 30 followers (average):

delen graag: Vrouw (48) uit Gent is vermist https://t.co/sdZHSJVi6B via @destandaard

— Ignaas Devisch (@idevisch) April 17, 2017

2. One retweet per 44 followers (average):

My article today - How to nip innovation in the bud https://t.co/bv8Cattoeh

— Duncan Ivison (@Duncanivison) April 19, 2017

3. One retweet per 45 followers (average):

Because gravity slows down time, the earth's core is 2.5 years younger than its surface. https://t.co/AvkREEbWTi

— William MacAskill (@willmacaskill) April 22, 2017

4. One retweet per 46 followers (average):

"Neil Gorsuch held the power of life and death in his hands Thursday night", and chose death. https://t.co/mm5K6lPhi1

— Paul Kelleher (@kelleher_) April 22, 2017

5. One retweet per 54 followers (average):

Eindelijk stelt politicus grondwetsartikel 181 in vraag. Schaf staatssteun voor religie af. Bravo, @RuttenGwendolyn! https://t.co/xJaRSzCqWV

— Maarten Boudry (@mboudry) April 15, 2017

6. One retweet per 63 followers (average):

Why medieval logicians aren’t ‘medieval’ https://t.co/7IozHN6q2n

— Sara L. Uckelman (@SaraLUckelman) April 13, 2017

7. One retweet per 64 followers (average):

'They're not flipping burgers': Universities cry foul over axing of 457 visas https://t.co/X3eWZfelEr via @smh

— Duncan Ivison (@Duncanivison) April 19, 2017

8. One retweet per 67 followers (average):

Read this by @ChristianCooper on how "emerging science is putting the lie to American meritocracy."https://t.co/skiB6JBPlD

— Colleen Murphy (@drcolleenmurphy) April 24, 2017

9. One retweet per 70 followers (average):

My TEDx talk on the way that conspiracy theories undermine our knowledge and self-trust https://t.co/oGfRXYMGk7

— Quassim Cassam (@QCassam) April 21, 2017

10. One retweet per 74 followers (average):

The utterly predictable consequence of "punching Nazis" as a strategy. https://t.co/AoglItU4eE

— Jeremy Stangroom (@PhilosophyExp) April 16, 2017

11. One retweet per 76 followers (average):

Ahora que Unidos Podemos vuelve a insinuar, mentirosamente, que hubo fraude en las últimas elecciones, recupero esto https://t.co/MoolXIcr82

— Miguel Á QuintanaPaz (@quintanapaz) April 21, 2017

12. One retweet per 85 followers (average):

Pharmaceutical giant 'plotted to destroy cancer drugs to drive prices up 4000 per cent' - The Independent https://t.co/kVwozSSVKU

— Carl Elliott (@FearLoathingBTX) April 15, 2017

13. One retweet per 86 followers (average):

Amazing we have authorities to ban ads that mislead on eyelash thickness, but not for lying in election campaigns. https://t.co/jdzjOT0sIb

— Keith Wilson 🇪🇺 (@keith_wilson) April 19, 2017

14. One retweet per 97 followers (average):

Congratulations to my colleague @JFormanJr. and to @chrislhayes on the glowing NYT review of their books. https://t.co/rDXKe9Q7JI

— Scott Shapiro (@scottjshapiro) April 17, 2017

15. One retweet per 105 followers (average):

Por qué nunca votaremos a P's. Pista a politólogos: no es porque "hay gente de dcha.", sino gente decente. https://t.co/uYIO63vjRT de @rpr3z

— Miguel Á QuintanaPaz (@quintanapaz) April 22, 2017

16. One retweet per 106 followers (average):

昨日の応哲での発表「レポートリテラシーと認識規範」、自分のサイトで公開しておく。そのうち、哲学教育研究会のサイトに移すかもしれないけど。(PDF) https://t.co/BSe70TETsT

— Masashi Kasaki (@kasa12345) April 24, 2017

17. One retweet per 110 followers (average):

Wait what? https://t.co/znKKCeh80J pic.twitter.com/mQH9qCJs7L

— Paul Kelleher (@kelleher_) April 26, 2017

18. One retweet per 114 followers (average):

Just to remind you that there is a free online course in philosophy run by the University of Edinburgh:https://t.co/zmnON42VGc

— Marianne Talbot (@OxPhil_Marianne) April 24, 2017

19. One retweet per 119 followers (average):

Hungarian government is trying to close down my university. Please help promote our 'Thunderclap' https://t.co/xC54xgkLhc @OwenJones84

— Philip Goff (@Philip_Goff) April 24, 2017

20. One retweet per 120 followers (average):

Twins study finds no evidence that marijuana lowers IQ in teens https://t.co/DXmioDjW5w

— Branden Fitelson (@fitelson) April 17, 2017