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Tweeting Tendencies of Physicists on Twitter

Updated: 2017-Apr-15 15:07 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:36%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@nathanmyhrvold100%
@notevenwrong100%
@stephen_wolfram98%
@Adriana_Raven97%
@michiokaku96%
@AboutPhysics95%
@GagnonPauline95%
@arsphysica91%
@coherence91%
@tegmark90%

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

Average for physicists:24%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@ProfMike_M80%
@AstroKatie78%
@michael_nielsen76%
@LKrauss175%
@DavidDeutschOxf74%
@yaneerbaryam72%
@JasonThalken72%
@physicsmatt70%
@gemgemloulou68%
@mherrerogmn66%

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: 
@anduviera88%
@NealWeiner85%
@Josep_Trigo84%
@medicalphysics80%
@grimkat78%
@emulenews78%
@blakestacey77%
@DPWF076%
@anxosan74%
@KateShawOnline74%

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

Average for physicists:7%
  
Top tendency to quote: 
@lirarandall39%
@closefrank38%
@hywelowen37%
@Meg_Urry30%
@DrAndreDavid29%
@mikamckinnon28%
@JannaLevin22%
@postquantum21%
@TaraShears20%
@DrBrianKeating20%