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Tweeting Tendencies of Physicists on Twitter

Updated: 2017-Jul-22 15:06 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 physicists:34%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@nathanmyhrvold100%
@notevenwrong100%
@stephen_wolfram98%
@Adriana_Raven96%
@coherence96%
@michiokaku96%
@AboutPhysics94%
@GagnonPauline94%
@f_ronchetti92%
@arsphysica91%

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

Average for physicists:25%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@RobertRTucci100%
@JasonThalken82%
@AstroKatie79%
@michael_nielsen76%
@gemgemloulou72%
@DavidDeutschOxf71%
@LKrauss171%
@physicsmatt68%
@ProfMike_M68%
@mcnees68%

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

Average for physicists:33%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@anduviera87%
@grimkat86%
@Josep_Trigo86%
@NealWeiner84%
@DPWF082%
@ciro81%
@anxosan78%
@RHDijkgraaf76%
@alexvespi76%
@kyurkewicz75%

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

Average for physicists:8%
  
Top tendency to quote: 
@closefrank46%
@JannaLevin32%
@Meg_Urry31%
@lirarandall31%
@DrAndreDavid29%
@dabacon26%
@hywelowen24%
@Claire_Lee24%
@DrBrianKeating24%
@drskyskull24%