Physicists' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2017-Apr-27 09:11 UTC. Listed feeds: 300. A feed's score is the percentage of Physicists 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 imageCERN

CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, is the world's largest particle physics lab and has #RestartLHC for #13TeV collisions. French: @CERN_FR
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,071,694 60.7%
2.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of airplane food
Melbourne, Australia, or not
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
131,859 53.9%
3.profile imageSean Carroll

Physicist and author at Caltech. Married to @JenLucPiquant. Poetic naturalist. Asking questions of the universe, hoping they're the right ones. See also @wiawm.
The Big Picture
God and Cosmology
The Particle at the End of the Un...
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
92,458 52.9%
4.profile imagePhysics World

News, views and information for the global physics community
Bristol, UK
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
149,145 50.8%
5.profile imageBrian Cox

I tweet about science and, on occasion, politics because I am a citizen (of the UK, Europe and the world). I am uncertain about many things and not always right
Universal: A Guide to the Cosmos
Forces of Nature
Human Universe
The Earth, with everyone else
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,547,579 49.7%
6.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,245,663 49.2%
7.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EDT (UTC-4).

9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
23,168,145 46.1%
8.profile imageInstitute of Physics

Official Twitter account for the Institute of Physics (IOP). facebook.com/instituteofphy…
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
154,406 46.1%
9.profile imageFrank Wilczek

Think, play, repeat
A Beautiful Question
The Lightness of Being
Fantastic Realities
4 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
10,593 46.1%
10.profile imageNature News&Comment

Science news & opinion from the news team at Nature, the weekly journal of #science. Get our daily newsletter: go.nature.com/dailynews
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,664,172 45.5%
11.profile imageLisa Randall

Physicist and author. Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs,Warped Passages,Knocking on Heaven's Door,Higgs Discovery. Opinions expressed are not solely my own.
Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs
Higgs Discovery
Knocking on Heaven's Door
6 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
36,553 45.5%
12.profile imageJohn Preskill

Caltech theoretical physicist, Director of @IQIM_Caltech, Blogger at quantumfrontiers.com
Pasadena, California
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
22,834 45.5%
13.profile imageJennifer Ouellette

Jen-Luc Piquant is the faux-French avatar of science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Past Gizmodo science editor. Married to @seanmcarroll.
Los Angeles, CA
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
33,034 44.0%
14.profile imageNew Scientist

The best place to find out what’s new in science – and why it matters. To subscribe go to: https://t.co/nsC9MjQzmh
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,746,497 43.5%
15.profile imagePhil Plait

SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My blog RSS feed: blastr.com/tags/bad-astro…
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
577,809 42.9%
16.profile imageJon Butterworth

Physics prof at UCL, works on #LHC. theguardian.com/science/life-a… Citizen of England, UK, Europe & Nowhere, apparently. Personal account.
A Map of the Invisible
Mainly London & Geneva.
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
13,641 42.4%
17.profile imageGuardian Science

Science, health and environment news from the @Guardian. Plus, independent comment and analysis from our network of expert science bloggers
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
1,022,575 40.3%
18.profile imageSabine Hossenfelder

Physicist, blogger, science writer, twin mommy.
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
7,334 39.8%
19.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
87,193,068 38.7%
20.profile imagePhysics Today

Physics Today is the world's most popular physics magazine.
College Park, MD
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
111,633 38.7%
21.profile imageScientific American

Founded in 1845, Scientific American is the authoritative source for the science discoveries and technology innovations that matter.
New York City, NY, USA
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
2,574,507 38.2%
22.profile imageScience Magazine

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
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
953,836 38.2%
23.profile imageEd Yong

Science writer at The Atlantic. Author of I CONTAIN MULTITUDES, a New York Times bestseller on animal-microbe partnerships. edyong.me
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
113,013 37.7%
24.profile imageAPS Physics

American Physical Society - Working to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics.
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
53,545 37.7%
25.profile imageMatt Strassler

Theoretical physicist studying particles and strings; interpreting science for the public. Following the Large Hadron Collider closely.
5 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
7,962 37.7%
26.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sign up for the Science Times email newsletter: nyti.ms/20Qgv3s
New York, NY
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
1,098,884 37.2%
27.profile imageBrian Greene

Physicist, Author, Co-founder World Science Festival
AL and AL
The Hidden Reality
The Elegant Universe
New York, NY
4 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
384,456 37.2%
28.profile imageCuriosity Rover

NASA's latest mission to explore the surface of Mars. Roving the Red Planet since Aug. 5, 2012 (PDT) (Aug 6 UTC).
Gale Crater, Mars
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,666,761 36.6%
29.profile imageTrueSciPhi

A window on science and philosophy communities on Twitter and YouTube, by Kelly Truelove (physics PhD, etc.). See site for more.
1 yr, 11 mos on Twitter
3,272 36.6%
30.profile imageRobert Garisto

Theoretical physicist, editor for the physics journal Physical Review Letters, & author of pop science pieces. Opinions: mine & not necessarily those of APS.
Long Island, NY
5 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
5,544 36.1%
31.profile imageJim Al-Khalili

Physicist, author, broadcaster and humanist -- The Universe doesn't have a purpose, free will is an illusion, and quantum physics is beautiful. Now you know me.
Life on the Edge
University of Surrey
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
98,105 35.6%
32.profile imageFermilab

Fermilab's mission is to advance the understanding of the fundamental nature of matter and energy.
Batavia, IL
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
45,755 34.6%
33.profile imageBlackPhysicists

Arlington, VA and Worldwide
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
15,549 34.6%
34.profile imagesymmetry magazine

Dimensions of particle physics
United States
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
43,126 34.0%
35.profile imagePhys.org

Science news, Technology news. Physics, Space, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Math, Electronics, Nanotechnology, Materials, Computers, Health, Earth Science.
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
628,818 33.5%
36.profile imageLawrence M. Krauss

Theoretical Physicist, Cosmologist, Best-Selling Author, Producer, Actor, Science and Public Policy Advocate
The Greatest Story Ever Told--So ...
A Universe from Nothing
Quantum Man
5 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
313,067 33.5%
37.profile imageIan Sample

The Guardian's Science editor, planet's worst surfer and author of Massive, shortlisted for the Royal Society Winton Science Book Prize.
I live by the river
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
46,703 33.5%
38.profile imageMatthew R Francis

Writer of science, fiction, and comics. Wearer of jaunty hats. Social Justice Doof Warrior. Avatar by @ScienceComic . Will science for food.
Yavin 4
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
13,980 33.5%
39.profile imageFrank Close

Physicist, broadcaster, and author of Half Life: How Kim Philby gave Bruno Pontecorvo to the USSR. Was Mr Neutrino also a spy?
Theories of Everything
Nuclear Physics
University of Oxford
4 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,999 33.5%
40.profile imageElon Musk

Tesla, SpaceX, OpenAI & Neuralink
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
8,368,186 33.0%
41.profile imageBill Nye

Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don't.
New York City
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
4,754,305 33.0%
42.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @KatieMPalmer, @StocktonSays, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.
San Francisco, California
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,035,605 33.0%
43.profile imageNature Physics

A journal for cutting-edge physics research.
London & Shanghai
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
137,891 32.5%
44.profile imageLIGO

I am the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory. I look for space-time ripples.
Livingston, LA and Hanford, WA
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
35,800 32.5%
45.profile imageThe Royal Society

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
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
148,256 31.4%
46.profile imageCMS Experiment CERN

Official account of the CMS Experiment at @CERN. Follow @CMSpapers for updates on our publications.
Cessy, France
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
41,253 30.9%
47.profile imageSarah Kavassalis

Grad student. Marfanoid. Cat mom to @FelisKlein. Eats bugs. Likes: atmospheric chemistry, nonlinear dynamics, land-atmosphere interactions, politics.
Toronto, Ontario
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
6,851 30.9%
48.profile imageNational Science Fdn

Where Discoveries Begin. Social media policy: bit.ly/smpnsf
Arlington, Virginia
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,047,336 29.8%
49.profile imageEmily Lakdawalla

Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist, writer, public speaker. Writing a book on Curiosity mission. Asteroid 274860.
Pasadena, CA
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
125,914 29.8%
50.profile imagePaul Halpern

Physicist and Science Writer. Author of fifteen books, including The Quantum Labyrinth: How Richard Feynman and John Wheeler Revolutionized Time and Reality
The Quantum Labyrinth
Edge of the Universe
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
6,580 29.8%
51.profile imageHenry Reich

Cool science videos! Trying to get people excited about learnin' email: minutephysics [at] gmail [dot] com
5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
124,562 29.3%
52.profile imageFQXi Physics

Exploring the foundations of physics and cosmology with Zeeya.
At the edge of reality.
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
15,734 29.3%
53.profile imageGeorge Musser

contributing editor for Scientific American and Nautilus, author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to String Theory and Spooky Action at a Distance
Spooky Action at a Distance
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Str...
New York
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
7,094 29.3%
54.profile imagePHD Comics

Life (or the lack thereof) in Academia.
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
149,426 28.8%
55.profile imageATLAS Experiment

ATLAS is an experiment at the Large Hadron Collider that is searching for new discoveries about the origin of mass, extra dimensions, and dark matter.
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
56,714 28.8%
56.profile imageRenée Hložek

South African cisgender, bisexual female Assistant Prof. of Astrophysics, Rhodes scholar (and lover of loud karaoke), Senior TED Fellow. Feminist scientist.
Toronto, Ontario
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,626 28.8%
57.profile imageSpaceX

Official Twitter for SpaceX, the future of space travel. SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches the world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft.
Hawthorne, CA
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,306,924 28.3%
58.profile imageThe Nobel Prize

The official Twitter feed of the Nobel Prize @NobelPrize #NobelPrize
Stockholm, Sweden
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
251,951 28.3%
59.profile imageDianna Cowern

#PhysSciCommJediTraveler Creator of YouTube videos for every atom and eve. Please respond to tweets with bad puns.
San Diego
5 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
44,954 28.3%
60.profile imageastroparticle

Find here exciting astroparticle physics news! #DarkMatter #CosmicRays #Neutrinos #GammaRays #GWaves
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
26,658 28.3%
61.profile imageAthene Donald

Physics Professor Cambridge University, researching interface with biology; Master @ChurchillCol; interested in gender issues; all comments personal
Cambridge, UK
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
16,363 28.3%
62.profile imageDr Paul Coxon

Physicist in Materials Science at @Cambridge_Uni researching solar cells & energy storage materials. Science writer & communicator.
Cambridge, UK
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
15,381 28.3%
63.profile imageEthan Siegel

The Universe is: Expanding, cooling, and dark. It starts with a bang! #Cosmology Science writer, astrophysicist, author, Forbes & NASA columnist.
Portland, OR
6 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,525 28.3%
64.profile imageChris Hadfield

Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after living aboard ISS as Commander of Expedition 35. For events and media, please write to [email protected]
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,047,956 27.7%
65.profile imageFreya Blekman

I search for new particles - #LHC Particle physicist (@CERN @CMSexperiment) - Professor at @VUBrussel / @IIHE_BXL - Tweets in EN/NL
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,400 27.7%
66.profile imageCarl Zimmer

@nytimes columnist, @statnews national correspondent Talks: prhspeakers.com/speaker/carl-z… Newsletter tinyletter.com/carlzimmer carl -at- carlzimmer dot com
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
276,263 27.2%
67.profile imageDeborah Berebichez

Physicist (@Stanford), Chief Data Scientist (@thisismetis) & TV Host of @Outrageous_Acts (@ScienceChannel). @Future_ish' Most Stylish Scientist. Made in Mexico.
Time-Reversal of Waves for Spatia...
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
21,723 27.2%
68.profile imageAndreas Warburton

Public outreach: high-energy subatomic particle #physics. #science results humanity's; opinions mine; jokes not always. Work/Play/Love hard. @McGillU @UCL @CERN
Geneva, Switzerland
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
6,695 27.2%
69.profile imageDr Chiara Mingarelli

Marie Curie Fellow in #GravitationalWave #Astrophysics at MPIfR via @Caltech, @NASAJPL, @unibirmingham. From Ottawa, Canada
Bonn, Germany
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,353 27.2%
70.profile imageMichael Krämer

I'm a professor for theoretical physics at RWTH Aachen University. Interested in LHC & Higgs physics, SUSY, dark matter and philosophy of science.
Aachen, Germany
4 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,020 27.2%
71.profile imageScience News

Covering the latest news in all fields of science. Tweets by @wwrfd and @Kate_Travis. Publisher @society4science. See also @SNStudents.
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
2,373,068 26.7%
72.profile imageTara Shears

Particle physicist
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
4,461 26.7%
73.profile imageShit Academics Say

A social experiment | @prof_nch
3 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
244,150 26.2%
74.profile imageJoanne Manaster

Read Science! host, book lover, biology lecturer, former international model, STEM advocate. Mashable says my tweets will make you smarter
University of Illinois-Urbana
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
60,537 26.2%
75.profile imageMaria Spiropulu

Physics Prof. @Caltech - research @CERN @Fermilab @Energy - #Physics #AI4Science #QTech #picosecondtiming @UChicago @HarvardGSAS @FIntlPhysicsAPS
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,170 26.2%
76.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader, writer.
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
734,891 25.7%
77.profile imageben goldacre

Doctor, nerd cheerleader, Bad Science person, stats geek, procrastinator. Currently an academic at CEBM in Oxford ebmdatalab.net [email protected]
Oxford, England
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
479,139 25.7%
78.profile imageCatherine Q.

Astrophysicist, science communicator, over-thinker. One of @HuffPostscience Top 30 Physicists to follow. Autoimmune illness girl. Kiwi in US. Dogs rule.
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
32,551 25.7%
79.profile imageSteven Strogatz

Mathematician, writer, Cornell professor. NY Times & Radiolab contributor. All cards on the table, face up, all the time.
The Joy of x
The Calculus of Friendship
Ithaca, NY
4 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
31,453 25.7%
80.profile imageCorey S. Powell

Science editor at @aeonmag. Contributing editor and blogger at @discovermag. Contributing editor at @AmSciMag. Science-curious.
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
27,920 25.7%
81.profile imageSarah Hörst

Assistant Prof of Planetary Science @JohnsHopkins, Titan evangelist, pomeranian wrangler. Prone to #sciencedancing. Loves socks. Stridently anti-breakfast.
Baltimore, MD, USA
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
25,603 25.7%
82.profile imageBrian Schmidt

An overly busy Cosmologist who is Vice Chancellor of the ANU, Wine maker, Dad & Husband. 2011 Nobel Laureate in Physics
Canberra Australia
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
18,567 25.7%
83.profile imageGraham Farmelo

Author of 'Churchill's Bomb' and of 'The Strangest Man', a biography of Dirac. Interested in physics, books, theatre, music, movies, art, museums, coffee etc.
Churchill's Bomb
The Strangest Man
It Must Be Beautiful
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
7,435 25.7%
84.profile imageNatalie Wolchover

Senior writer for @QuantaMagazine covering physics and related fields. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
5,711 25.7%
85.profile imageKatie Yurkewicz

Head of communication @Fermilab. PhD nuclear physicist. Views my own.
Batavia, Illinois
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,396 25.7%
86.profile imagerealscientists

Real science from real scientists, writers, communicators, artists & clinicians. This week: Ritu Raman | @DrRituRaman
4 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
49,432 25.1%
87.profile imageAlexandra Witze

Correspondent for Nature. Tip securely: witzescience at gmail (PGP: C789 E4A2 E54A CC71 789E FD68 CE6F 1ED6 007D 3682) or awitze at protonmail.
Boulder, CO
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
16,799 25.1%
88.profile imageRobert McNees

Theoretical physicist. Associate professor. Black holes, quantum gravity, cosmology. Venusian clunk. Tar Heel. RTs = spooky action at a distance. Opinions mine.
Chicago, z=0
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
6,938 25.1%
89.profile imageMaria Womack

Astrophysicist & planetary scientist @USouthFlorida physics professor. Mostly comets, exoplanets, stars, #astropolicy and #scipolicy Contains no pseudoscience.
Tampa, Florida
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,663 25.1%
90.profile imageGerard 't Hooft

Theoretical Physicist
The Cellular Automaton Interpreta...
Time in Powers of Ten
Quantum Fields and Quantum Space ...
Utrecht, Netherlands
4 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,119 25.1%
91.profile imageSeth Zenz

They call me Dr. Zenz. Particle physicist working on the @CMSExperiment at @CERN for @imperialcollege. Married to @CuratorPolly.
South Kensington
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,983 25.1%
92.profile imagenature

International weekly journal of science. Editorials, News & Views, corrections and primary research coverage here. For News/Comment, please see @NatureNews.
5 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
788,056 24.6%
93.profile imageESA

European Space Agency, keeping you posted on European space activities.
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
715,009 24.6%
94.profile imageDr. Chanda 🇧🇧

Dr Prescod-Weinstein #BlackandSTEM 🏳️‍🌈 @jocsm4pal astro|physics theory postdoc, gq ♀, EditorInChief @TheOffingMag #histsci #histSTM https://t.co/CTwP5K5W9l
Seattle, WA/Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
15,605 24.6%
95.profile imageSLAC

The official Twitter account of the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, operated by Stanford University for the U.S. Department of Energy.
Menlo Park, CA
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
13,365 24.6%
96.profile imageChad Orzel

I'm a physicist, professor, blogger, and author of popular science books.
How to Teach Relativity to Your D...
How to Teach Quantum Physics to Y...
Niskayuna, NY
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
4,782 24.6%
97.profile imageDr Suzie Sheehy

Particle accelerator physicist (Oxford), science presenter, lecturer, foodie, distance runner, Aussie. Views my own etc...
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
4,373 24.6%
98.profile imageDavid Spergel

Astrophysicist at Princeton University and Flatiron Institute
Princeton NJ
3 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,603 24.6%
99.profile imageClara Nellist

Particle physicist & science communicator. Working on the @ATLASexperiment @CERN. Views my own. ATA @TEDxCERN @picsofparticles
Geneva, Switzerland
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,405 24.6%
100.profile imageNASA JPL

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.
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
1,723,558 24.1%
101.profile imageSteven Pinker

Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
Boston, MA
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
302,611 24.1%
102.profile imagePhysicsForums.com

Join the largest & highest quality science community with 200K+ members. Discussions in #physics, #astronomy, #STEM, #engineering, #math etc!
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
6,198 24.1%
103.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow, from @PRI.
New York, New York
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
759,939 23.6%
104.profile imageAlok Jha

Science correspondent @ITVNews itv.com/alokjha • Author, The Water Book http://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt • http://t.co/fDefJYnSAE • http://t.co/aYvSk5pEnh
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
29,855 23.6%
105.profile imageMC Stardust ✨

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
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,908 23.6%
106.profile imageClaire Lee

@BrookhavenLab research associate #diboson hunter working on #electroweak measurements with the @ATLASexperiment at @CERN. Views my own. #ActualLivingScientist
Geneva, Switzerland
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
1,891 23.6%
107.profile imageNate Silver

Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
2,211,940 23.0%
108.profile imageInteractions.org

News from the world's particle physics laboratories.
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
13,097 23.0%
109.profile imageskullsinthestars

Professor of optical physics, blogger of physics, history of physics, and pulp fiction. Opinions are my own (and, of course, mighty Cthulhu's)
Charlotte, NC
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
10,517 23.0%
110.profile imagePeter Edmonds

Work in astronomy publicity after surviving an astrophysics PhD & postdocs. Interested in science & scicomm. Opinions are mine & RTs aren't always endorsements.
5 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,839 23.0%
111.profile imageBBC Science News

News, features and analysis from the BBC Science & Environment news desk.
London, England
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
1,345,895 22.5%
112.profile imageDr. Michio Kaku

Official Twitter of Theoretical Physicist, Famed Futurist, Bestselling Author, On-Air Personality, and Public Speaker, Dr. Michio Kaku.
Matters of Gravity
The Future of the Mind
Strings, Conformal Fields, and M-...
New York, NY - USA
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
583,998 22.5%
113.profile imageSimon Singh

Author of The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets, Fermat's Last Theorem, The Code Book, Big Bang & Trick or Treatment?
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
71,200 22.5%
114.profile imageRoger Highfield

Museum exec, author and journalist. Ex New Scientist Editor and Science Editor of The Daily Telegraph. First person to bounce a neutron off a soap bubble.
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
16,271 22.5%
115.profile imageJanna Levin

Astrophysicist. Author.
Black Hole Blues (and Other Songs...
Black Hole Blues and Other Songs ...
A Madman Dreams of Turing Machine...
New York City
4 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
12,490 22.5%
116.profile imageAatish Bhatia

Science writer, physicist, tinkerer, teacher. Pro checks & balances. Trying to make the most of a brief time in a wondrous universe.
5 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
11,600 22.5%
117.profile imageJohn Womersley

Director-General of the European Spallation Source europeanspallationsource.se
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,407 22.5%
118.profile imageDr Ben Still

Physicist, author and teacher. A superposition of Physics, Arts (@JigglingAtoms), Writing, Teaching, and LEGO.
The Secret Life of the Periodic T...
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,731 22.5%
119.profile imageKathryn Jepsen

Science communicator. Opinions are my own.
Bay Area, California
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
2,673 22.5%
120.profile imageChris Quigg

Supercollider physicist · Higgsologist · Author, Gauge Theories of the Strong, Weak, & Electromagnetic Interactions
Gauge Theories of the Strong, Wea...
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,893 22.5%
121.profile imageDavid Zaslavsky

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246.profile imageUniverse Today

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248.profile imageESA Planck

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249.profile imageLizNeeley

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256.profile imageMatthew Feickert

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275.profile imageESO

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276.profile imageCaSE

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282.profile imageAchintya • ಅಚಿಂತ್ಯ

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286.profile imageNASA Astronauts

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288.profile imageNASA's Juno Mission

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289.profile imageTimesHigherEducation

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