Physicists' Recent Top Links

Updated: 2017-Feb-19 14:54 UTC. Listed tweets: 20. Based on tweets of Physicists on Twitter. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Links in tweets originated by physicists 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 21 followers (average):

New release of scikit-optimize: https://t.co/sfJVyZApl6 simple & efficient library to minimize very expensive and noisy black-box functions!

— Tim Head (@betatim) February 13, 2017

2. One retweet per 27 followers (average):

#Sciart celebrating history of #womeninSTEM for #womenscienceday ! It's the international … https://t.co/sozkZXF3Jd pic.twitter.com/z68LMFMAyQ

— Ele Willoughby (@minouette) February 11, 2017

3. One retweet per 30 followers (average):

I was just humiliated at the airport and no one stopped to see if I was ok. Y'all need to resist. #resist https://t.co/wvj9f4PyZ0

— Dr. Chanda 🇧🇧 (@IBJIYONGI) February 8, 2017

4. One retweet per 45 followers (average):

Liquid Drop Bursts into Thousands of Pieces @PhysRevLett @APSPhysicsEd https://t.co/qoKRFrOdSD pic.twitter.com/2Hz1tX4dk6

— Robert Garisto (@RobertGaristo) February 17, 2017

5. One retweet per 46 followers (average):

My new paper with Brañas-Garza & Rodríguez-Lara in @SciReports Believe it or not we expect generosity from strangers https://t.co/oSwNx666Xv

— Anxo Sánchez (@anxosan) February 14, 2017

6. One retweet per 49 followers (average):

A fitting honor for "Amazing Grace" Hopper, trailblazing computer scientist. Well done, @Yale! #WomeninScience https://t.co/kVjjQIFLiF

— John Preskill (@preskill) February 11, 2017

7. One retweet per 56 followers (average):

I was stopped bc of books. Then I was told I been in contact w/bomb making materials. No one acted as witness. https://t.co/Q4JNEE53JZ

— Dr. Chanda 🇧🇧 (@IBJIYONGI) February 8, 2017

8. One retweet per 63 followers (average):

"Multi-scale spatio-temporal analysis of human mobility"
Paper: https://t.co/BXlnsFBWrJ
Live lit. review: https://t.co/V6ASxAyhsc pic.twitter.com/aJMX1Yw930

— Andrea Baronchelli (@a_baronca) February 16, 2017

9. One retweet per 64 followers (average):

Chinese factory replaces 90% of human workers with robots. Production rises by 250%, defects drop by 80% @calestous https://t.co/G12Lgdcv3s

— Jeff Terry (@nuclear94) February 8, 2017

10. One retweet per 71 followers (average):

This is awesome. Related - why are songs about 3 minutes? https://t.co/omXA2AWAaJ https://t.co/0HdICcGeQg

— Rhett Allain (@rjallain) February 10, 2017

11. One retweet per 74 followers (average):

Rupert Murdoch's executives met UK PM or chancellor 10x a year – more often than execs from any other media group: https://t.co/vpyjn573oT

— Graham Farmelo (@grahamfarmelo) February 6, 2017

12. One retweet per 74 followers (average):

US Republicans have quietly eliminated the Federal Agency responsible for ensuring voting machines can't be hacked: https://t.co/ZGjQSOrVA2

— Graham Farmelo (@grahamfarmelo) February 8, 2017

13. One retweet per 78 followers (average):

Meet some of the awesome women working at @CERN:
"Naturally I'm a scientist" https://t.co/v2fzjXcln4#IWorkAtCERN #WomenScienceDay pic.twitter.com/yjKuxmWu1n

— Clara Nellist (@claranellist) February 9, 2017

14. One retweet per 80 followers (average):

Women in physics with over 1,000 Twitter followers: https://t.co/ffhEEz5JQL #WomenInScience pic.twitter.com/ndsP4KJRMq

— TrueSciPhi (@TrueSciPhi) February 11, 2017

15. One retweet per 83 followers (average):

It's been a year since we announced the 1st direct detection of #GravitationalWaves: https://t.co/9aVTYPET03#science #physics #LIGO

— Becky Douglas (@BeckyDouglas) February 11, 2017

16. One retweet per 85 followers (average):

Tell me what you export, and I'll tell you how unequal you are. Our latest on econ complexity and inequality. https://t.co/Il0pppkuN2

— Cesar Hidalgo (@cesifoti) February 17, 2017

17. One retweet per 86 followers (average):

AI learns to solve quantum state of many particles at once | New Scientist https://t.co/mlTD6GViO5

— Kyle Cranmer (@KyleCranmer) February 10, 2017

18. One retweet per 90 followers (average):

How to read and understand a scientific paper: a guide for non-scientists https://t.co/THU6wp6xln

— Marieke Navin (@mariekenavin) February 8, 2017

19. One retweet per 92 followers (average):

The first set of proceeding papers from the #ALAN2016 conference are now online at IJSL! https://t.co/FkPD68MAEF pic.twitter.com/AaD0ZOqT7c

— Christopher Kyba (@skyglowberlin) February 10, 2017

20. One retweet per 104 followers (average):

Complete loss of Arctic sea-ice...https://t.co/hkUW7b81Z5 #climate #climatechange #science #globalwarming #climateaction #ecosystem pic.twitter.com/bn57S2qQ9O

— Paul Beckwith (@PaulHBeckwith) February 8, 2017