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Professional Science Writers on Twitter

Science writers, columnists, reporters, editors, etc. reaching general audiences. Excludes active scientists (also see lists of astronomers and physicists).

Updated: 2017-Feb-19 12:10 UTC. Listed users: 148. Inclusion criteria. List women only. Switch to collage. View in Twitter list system. More about new/reply/retweet percentages. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1. profile imagePhil Plait
@BadAstronomer


SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My blog RSS feed: blastr.com/tags/bad-astro…
Bad Astronomy
Boulder
about.me/philplait
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 24% new, 51% replies, 4% retweets, 22% quotes
558,106 19/day
2. profile imageCarl Zimmer
@carlzimmer


@nytimes columnist, @statnews national correspondent Talks: prhspeakers.com/speaker/carl-z… Newsletter tinyletter.com/carlzimmer carl -at- carlzimmer dot com
A Planet of Viruses
Evolution: Making Sense of Life
Study Guide for Evolution
Connecticut
carlzimmer.com
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17% new, 10% replies, 68% retweets, 5% quotes
266,075 9/day
3. profile imageEmily Lakdawalla
@elakdawalla


Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist, writer, public speaker. Writing a book on Curiosity mission. Asteroid 274860.
Pasadena, CA
planetary.org/emily
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14% new, 37% replies, 35% retweets, 14% quotes
111,358 14/day
4. profile imageEd Yong
@edyong209


Science writer at The Atlantic. Author of I CONTAIN MULTITUDES, a New York Times bestseller on animal-microbe partnerships smarturl.it/icontainmultit…
I Contain Multitudes
Washington, DC
theatlantic.com/author/ed-yong/
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 30% new, 31% replies, 35% retweets, 4% quotes
105,760 37/day
5. profile imageAndy Revkin
@Revkin


Pursuing progress on a finite, fast-forward planet at @propublica.The rest? Family, friends, hikes, books j.mp/revkinbooks, songs j.mp/revkinmusic
Hudson Valley, NY, USA
about.me/revkin
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 24% new, 15% replies, 40% retweets, 20% quotes
78,229 11/day
6. profile imageCara Santa Maria
@CaraSantaMaria


#SciComm FTW | Host of the #TalkNerdy Podcast & @SkepticsGuide Rogue | Cofounder: @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA | As seen on TV: @SoCalConnected @GreatestMakers
Tiny Thinkers
Los Angeles
carasantamaria.com
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 59% new, 19% replies, 12% retweets, 10% quotes
75,144 7/day
7. profile imageSteve Silberman
@stevesilberman


Author of NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity, NYT bestseller and winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize. Photo by Tanya Rosen-Jones.
Neurotribes
NeuroTribes
San Francisco
stevesilberman.com
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 36% new, 11% replies, 46% retweets, 7% quotes
71,264 33/day
8. profile imageMatthew Herper
@matthewherper


Forbes reporter covering science and medicine
New York
blogs.forbes.com/matthewherper
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6% new, 33% replies, 51% retweets, 9% quotes
71,089 21/day
9. profile imageSci Curious
@scicurious


#science writer Bethany Brookshire. Staff education Writer @SNStudents, Writer at @ScienceNews. Opinions my own. In my free time, I run long distances.
Science Blogging
Washington, DC
sciencenewsforstudents.org/author/bethany…
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 34% new, 36% replies, 27% retweets, 4% quotes
53,873 17/day
10. profile imageIan Sample
@iansample


The Guardian's Science editor, planet's worst surfer and author of Massive, shortlisted for the Royal Society Winton Science Book Prize.
Massive
Massive
I live by the river
theguardian.com/profile/iansam…
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 52% new, 14% replies, 26% retweets, 8% quotes
46,553 4/day
11. profile imageDavid Bradley
@sciencebase


Science writer. News and views on science, technology, photography, music.
Cambridge, UK
sciencebase.com
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22% new, 73% replies, 2% retweets, 2% quotes
46,132 15/day
12. profile imageKyle Hill
@Sci_Phile


Host of @MythBusters: The Search / Because Science. Science editor @Nerdist. Avid indoorsman. Sci-fientist. Tips to kyle.hill [at] nerdist [dot] com
Los Angeles
youtu.be/TEZlxA1YJIw?li…
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 44% new, 49% replies, 5% retweets, 2% quotes
43,480 10/day
13. profile imageRebecca Skloot
@RebeccaSkloot


Author NYTimes Bestseller IMMORTAL LIFE OF #HENRIETTALACKS #HeLa an Oprah/HBO #HeLaMovie soon. Writing book on humans #animals #ethics. Instagram @rebeccaskloot
The Best American Science and Nat...
The Best American Science Writing...
The Immortal Life of Henrietta La...
Berkeley, CA
rebeccaskloot.com
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22% new, 35% replies, 23% retweets, 20% quotes
43,234 4/day
14. profile imageMo Costandi
@mocost


Neuroscientist, writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press) & 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus) | neurophilosophy.wordpress.com instagram.com/mocostandi/
London/ Oxford
theguardian.com/science/neurop…
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 53% new, 21% replies, 21% retweets, 6% quotes
36,024 9/day
15. profile imageSeth Mnookin
@sethmnookin


Director of @MIT_SciWrite; author of The Panic Virus, Feeding the Monster, & Hard News; former music critic & cops reporter. Likes chocolate.
The Panic Virus
Feeding the Monster
Hard News
Boston
sethmnookin.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 35% new, 31% replies, 7% retweets, 28% quotes
35,436 8/day
16. profile imageMaryn McKenna
@marynmck


Journalist, @SchusterInst senior fellow, TED speaker. Public health, global health, food policy. Secure mail: mmck@protonmail.com.
Big Chicken
Superbug
Beating Back the Devil
ATL, BGR, CDG
marynmckenna.com
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12% new, 14% replies, 54% retweets, 20% quotes
33,176 14/day
17. profile imageDavid Dobbs
@David_Dobbs


I write for The Atlantic, NatGeo, PacificStand, Undark, etal. Mostly on how science & med work - or fail. Ping me. Anonymous tipbox at j.mp/dobbsanon
All over
daviddobbs.net
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7% new, 11% replies, 65% retweets, 16% quotes
31,611 22/day
18. profile imageBora Zivkovic
@BoraZ


blog.coturnix.org
Pittsboro, NC
coturnix.org
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 55% new, 9% replies, 36% retweets, 0% quotes
30,640 46/day
19. profile imageBrian Dunning
@BrianDunning


Science writer. Host and producer of Skeptoid podcast since 2006. Solver of famous mysteries and critic of all things pseudoscientific.
Skeptoid 5
Skeptoid 4
Skeptoid 3
Orange County, CA
skeptoid.com
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 41% new, 39% replies, 13% retweets, 8% quotes
30,400 7/day
20. profile imageAlan Boyle
@b0yle


Aerospace and science editor @GeekWire. Longtime blogger @CosmicLog. Author of 'The Case for Pluto.' Links/RTs ≠ endorsements
The Case for Pluto
Seattle
geekwire.com/author/alanboy…
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 23% new, 6% replies, 65% retweets, 6% quotes
30,015 9/day
21. profile imageAlok Jha
@alokjha


Science correspondent @ITVNews itv.com/alokjha • Author, The Water Book http://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt • http://t.co/fDefJYnSAE • http://t.co/aYvSk5pEnh
How to Live Forever
50 Ways the World Could End
London
alokjha.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14% new, 25% replies, 33% retweets, 28% quotes
29,743 5/day
22. profile imageIvan Oransky
@ivanoransky


Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; editor at large, @medpagetoday; columnist, @statnews; VP, @AHCJ
New York and Northampton, MA
retractionwatch.com
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 81% new, 1% replies, 11% retweets, 8% quotes
29,609 8/day
23. profile imageDeborah Blum
@deborahblum


Book author, Science journalist, blogger, and director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT.
The Best American Science and Nat...
Love at Goon Park
The Poisoner's Handbook
Cambridge, MA
deborahblum.com
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22% new, 1% replies, 69% retweets, 8% quotes
27,904 20/day
24. profile imageJennifer Ouellette
@JenLucPiquant


Jen-Luc Piquant is the faux-French avatar of science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Past Gizmodo science editor. Married to @seanmcarroll.
Me, Myself, and Why
The Best Science Writing Online 2...
The Calculus Diaries
Los Angeles, CA
jenniferouellette-writes.com
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 20% new, 3% replies, 77% retweets, 0% quotes
27,403 27/day
25. profile imageVirginia Hughes
@virginiahughes


Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap. Tips to: virginia.hughes@buzzfeed.com
Brooklyn, NY
virginiahughes.com
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 30% new, 22% replies, 36% retweets, 12% quotes
27,363 4/day
26. profile imageJames Gleick
@JamesGleick


The Information. Chaos. forthcoming: Time Travel
Time Travel: A History
The Information
Chaos: Making a New Science
Around
around.com/timetravel/
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8% new, 15% replies, 47% retweets, 30% quotes
27,086 3/day
27. profile imageAnnalee Newitz
@Annaleen


Tech culture editor at Ars Technica. Founder of io9. Author of the novel Autonomous, coming Sept. 2017. It's about pirates and robots.
Autonomous
Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
She's Such a Geek
California
techsploitation.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6% new, 67% replies, 7% retweets, 20% quotes
26,491 8/day
28. profile imageJoe Hanson
@DrJoeHanson


Ph.D. biologist, host/writer/creator of @okaytobesmart from @PBSDS, and addicted to wonder (Note: not an actual LEGO)
Austin, TX
youtube.com/itsokaytobesma…
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22% new, 36% replies, 19% retweets, 22% quotes
26,147 13/day
29. profile imageMary Roach
@mary_roach


I write books, most recently GRUNT: The Curious Science of Humans at War. Also: STIFF, GULP, PACKING FOR MARS, BONK. and SPOOK.
Grunt
Gulp
My Planet
Oakland, CA • author
maryroach.net
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 5% new, 79% replies, 6% retweets, 10% quotes
25,823 2/day
30. profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker
@maggiekb1


Professional nerd and question asker. Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. DM for Signal. PGP: CC1F 3A12 FFF4 B730 7D44 E18A B2CD C60B
Before the Lights Go Out
Mental Floss Presents Be Amazing
Minneapolis, MN
maggiekb.com
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22% new, 55% replies, 12% retweets, 11% quotes
25,794 10/day
31. profile imageCorey S. Powell
@coreyspowell


Science editor at @aeonmag. Contributing editor and blogger at @discovermag. Contributing editor at @AmSciMag. Science-curious.
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 62% new, 29% replies, 9% retweets, 0% quotes
25,572 5/day
32. profile imageAlice Bell
@alicebell


I taught in a few universities and museums, and was a freelance journalist for a bit, now I work for a climate charity. Londoner. Knitter. Bat fan.
London
climatehistories.com
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 25% new, 19% replies, 51% retweets, 4% quotes
24,817 15/day
33. profile imageBrian Switek
@Laelaps


Distant cousin of T. rex. Author of My Beloved Brontosaurus, &c. @SciAmBlogs writer. @JurassicPark's online dino expert. Furry self: @RileyBlackCat
The T Rex Handbook
Prehistoric Predators
My Beloved Brontosaurus
Where the fossils are.
brianswitek.net
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 34% new, 17% replies, 33% retweets, 14% quotes
23,654 16/day
34. profile imageElizabeth Kolbert
@ElizKolbert


I am a New Yorker staff writer and author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe and The Sixth Extinction.
Field Notes from a Catastrophe
The Sixth Extinction
Field Notes from a Catastrophe
ElizabethKolbert.com
3 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6% new, 29% replies, 65% retweets, 2% quotes
20,668 0.8/day
35. profile imageEric Berger
@SciGuySpace


Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica: Everything from 1 AU to beyond the event horizon. If you're looking for Houston weather, find me at @SpaceCityWX
Houston, TX
arstechnica.com
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 16% new, 36% replies, 39% retweets, 9% quotes
20,218 8/day
36. profile imageMariette DiChristina
@mdichristina


Editor in Chief & Senior VP, @sciam. Director, Editorial & Publishing, Magazines, Nature Research. All opinions expressed are my own. RTs are not endorsements.
New York
ScientificAmerican.com
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9% new, 13% replies, 44% retweets, 34% quotes
19,498 9/day
37. profile imageDave Mosher
@DaveMosher


Dad, enemy of the people, science & tech correspondent for @businessinsider. @healthnewsrevu-er. Ex-@PopSci/@Wired. Gaffes = mine. RT = 🤔 Dogs = the best.
New York, NY
davemosher.com
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12% new, 23% replies, 57% retweets, 8% quotes
19,333 0.3/day
38. profile imageLaura Helmuth
@laurahelmuth


Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. President of National Association @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
washingtonpost.com
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 68% new, 5% replies, 27% retweets, 0% quotes
18,935 7/day
39. profile imageBrian Malow
@sciencecomedian


Earth's Premier Science Comedian. Available for off-world appearances, if transportation is provided. Local fees may apply.
Raleigh, NC

8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 8% new, 20% replies, 53% retweets, 18% quotes
18,527 3/day
40. profile imageCarin Anne Bondar
@carinbondar


PhD Biologist, TED talker,TV host (Discovery, Sci Channel, NatGeo, Netflix), Author #WildSex & #WildMoms coming soon! bit.ly/2jgmBad
wacky chilliwack
carinbondar.com
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 66% new, 3% replies, 29% retweets, 2% quotes
17,733 5/day
41. profile imageMaggie Fox
@maggiemfox


Senior health writer @NBCNewshealth Science/Health/Tech in plain English. Yes that's my foot and my coconut facebook.com/pages/Maggie-F…
Washington
nbcnews.com
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 34% new, 3% replies, 57% retweets, 6% quotes
16,476 4/day
42. profile imageAlexandra Witze
@alexwitze


Correspondent for Nature. Tips: witzescience@gmail.com, secure it with PGP: C789 E4A2 E54A CC71 789E FD68 CE6F 1ED6 007D 3682. Or awitze@protonmail.com.
Island on Fire
Island on Fire
Boulder, CO
lakithebook.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 40% new, 29% replies, 17% retweets, 14% quotes
16,315 5/day
43. profile imageRoger Highfield
@RogerHighfield


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.
SuperCooperators
After Dolly
After Dolly
London
rogerhighfield.com
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 56% new, 11% replies, 15% retweets, 18% quotes
16,121 18/day
44. profile imageDan Vergano
@dvergano


BuzzFeed News science desk in Washington D.C. Contact: dan.vergano@buzzfeed.com PGP key: tinyurl.com/glfk7xo Secure tips: contact.buzzfeed.com
Washington, DC
linkedin.com/pub/dan-vergan…
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17% new, 9% replies, 67% retweets, 7% quotes
16,017 7/day
45. profile imageSally Church
@MaverickNY


Earthling
biotechstrategyblog.com
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 16% new, 47% replies, 18% retweets, 20% quotes
15,519 20/day
46. profile imageAmy Harmon
@amy_harmon


New York Times reporter covering science & society.
Making Faces
Making Faces
New York, NY
nytimes.com/by/amy-harmon
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 20% new, 33% replies, 34% retweets, 14% quotes
15,098 1/day
47. profile imageJason G. Goldman
@jgold85


Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Bylines @SciAm @BBC_Future @BBCEarth @KCET & more. @SciCommCamp & @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder. Scientist to the stars.
Science Blogging
Los Angeles
jasonggoldman.com
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 32% new, 17% replies, 50% retweets, 1% quotes
15,091 15/day
48. profile imageGwen Pearson🐝🐜
@bug_gwen


I'm a bug AND a feature! I do bug outreach and write about science. Part of @ento_allies. Tweets personal/do not represent employers etc etc yadda yadda
Low Earth Orbit, Indiana
bit.ly/GwenPearson
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 26% new, 33% replies, 35% retweets, 6% quotes
14,936 12/day
49. profile imageRachel Feltman
@RachelFeltman


Chief Science Officer of the USS @popsci // Founded a blog @washingtonpost // Cries over space robots. rachel@popsci.com
NYC
popsci.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 24% new, 18% replies, 55% retweets, 2% quotes
14,714 16/day
50. profile imageNadia Drake
@nadiamdrake


Contributing writer @natgeo. Hotel soap connoisseur. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
Little Book of Wonders
San Francisco, CA
6 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 26% new, 53% replies, 9% retweets, 14% quotes
14,646 5/day
51. profile imageMaia Szalavitz
@maiasz


Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
Unbroken Brain
Born for Love
Lost Boy
New York
maiasz.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12% new, 47% replies, 26% retweets, 16% quotes
14,575 4/day
52. profile imageRose Eveleth 🚀
@roseveleth


shorter than you expected ⦊⦊ host & producer of @ffwdpod ⦊⦊ now making @30for30 podcasts at @espn ⦊⦊ Susie Derkins grown up ⦊⦊ 🔮
roseveleth.com
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 29% new, 28% replies, 38% retweets, 5% quotes
14,171 17/day
53. profile imageLizNeeley
@LizNeeley


Mixing a love of science, storytelling, journalism, & #scicomm studies with a passion for gorgeous design. Executive Director of The Story Collider
Washington DC area
storycollider.org
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 28% new, 23% replies, 41% retweets, 9% quotes
13,779 6/day
54. profile imageKatie Hobson
@KatherineHobson


Freelance health and science writer. Ex-WSJ, U.S. News & World Report. Runner (again).
Brooklyn, NY
katherinehobson.com/bio/
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12% new, 25% replies, 33% retweets, 30% quotes
13,636 0.7/day
55. profile imageSimon Oxenham
@simoxenham


The science of the mind from a critical perspective. Open access column: newscientist.com/article-type/b… #Psychology #Neuroscience
neurobonkers.com
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 42% new, 14% replies, 33% retweets, 10% quotes
13,311 3/day
56. profile imageDavid Biello
@dbiello


History is a race between education and catastrophe: HG Wells. Me: Science curator @TEDtalks, among other things. Read my book The Unnatural World out now!
The Unnatural World
Technology Blueprints of the Futu...
Bullet Trains
New York, NY
davidbiello.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 20% new, 19% replies, 29% retweets, 31% quotes
12,825 8/day
57. profile imageHannah Devlin
@hannahdev


The Guardian's Science Correspondent
London
theguardian.com/science
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 24% new, 43% replies, 23% retweets, 10% quotes
12,611 2/day
58. profile imageAdam Rogers
@jetjocko


Deputy Editor/Wired. Science and geekery. Author of Proof: The Science of Booze. Ambassador of swig. Dean of a school in a dystopian future. So Elijah Baley.
Proof: The Science of Booze
California
adam-rogers.net
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 30% new, 39% replies, 4% retweets, 26% quotes
12,505 7/day
59. profile imageMatthew R. Francis
@DrMRFrancis


Writer of science, fiction, and comics. Wearer of jaunty hats. Social Justice Doof Warrior. Avatar by @ScienceComic . Will science for food.
Yavin 4
bowlerhatscience.org
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22% new, 43% replies, 22% retweets, 14% quotes
12,268 57/day
60. profile imageBrendan Maher
@bmaher


Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
nature.com/news
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 32% new, 23% replies, 31% retweets, 14% quotes
12,098 4/day
61. profile imageMika McKinnon
@mikamckinnon


Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressible educator.
about.me/mikamckinnon
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11% new, 41% replies, 17% retweets, 32% quotes
11,882 9/day
62. profile imageNancy Shute
@nancyshute


Co-host For @NPR's Shots blog, loving all things medical and microbial.
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 20% new, 8% replies, 59% retweets, 13% quotes
11,745 2/day
63. profile imageLoren Grush
@lorengrush


Science reporter at @verge. Daughter of rocket scientists. Lover of spaceflight. Texas-bred: Clear eyes, full hearts.
New York, NY
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 30% new, 32% replies, 23% retweets, 15% quotes
11,458 2/day
64. profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya
@Ananyo


Science correspondent for @TheEconomist. ananyobhattacharya@economist.com
London
economist.com/mediadirectory…
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 56% new, 21% replies, 17% retweets, 6% quotes
11,334 6/day
65. profile imageNancy Atkinson
@Nancy_A


Editor for Universe Today and author of the 'Incredible Stories From Space'
Incredible Stories from Space
Minnesota
nancyatkinson.com
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 19% new, 24% replies, 28% retweets, 29% quotes
11,147 4/day
66. profile imageThomas Levenson
@TomLevenson


Author, The Hunt for Vulcan and Newton and the Counterfeiter; writer and professor of Science Writing at MIT; occasional @GlobeIdeas columnist.
Cambridge, MA
inversesquare.wordpress.com
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6% new, 9% replies, 56% retweets, 30% quotes
11,131 21/day
67. profile imageFinely-Tuned Machine
@davidkroll


Pharmacologist | Science, medicine, edu, music writer @forbeshealth @cenmag @indyweek. Drugs from nature, safety & interactions. tips4davidkroll@gmail.com
Durham, NC • Clarksville, VA
bit.ly/krollforbes
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 6% new, 21% replies, 51% retweets, 23% quotes
*Follows 0.86 feeds per follower
10,925* 9/day
68. profile imageFerris Jabr
@ferrisjabr


A writer. A transfigured remnant of stars. An elaborate shell for DNA. A self-aware lump of electric jelly narrating its own bewilderment. A dilation of death.
Portland, OR
ferrisjabr.com
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 46% new, 37% replies, 9% retweets, 8% quotes
10,924 4/day
69. profile imageDr. David Warmflash
@CosmicEvolution


Astrobiologist, sci writer, physician, evidence-based health, progressive, sci pantheist, starstuff evolved to consciousness, #HillaryClinton supporter, trekkie
Portland, OR
nasw.org/user-profile/d…
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 44% new, 7% replies, 29% retweets, 21% quotes
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70. profile imageJoss Fong
@JossFong


Video @voxdotcom M.A. science journalism, NYU | joss@vox.com
Washington, DC
youtube.com/playlist?list=…
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 42% new, 18% replies, 33% retweets, 6% quotes
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71. profile imageRoss Andersen
@andersen


Senior Editor at @TheAtlantic, overseeing the science, tech, and health sections; previously Deputy Editor at @aeonmag; email: ross[at]theatlantic[dot]com
Washington, DC
rossandersen.com
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 24% new, 31% replies, 39% retweets, 6% quotes
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72. profile imageKate Wong
@katewong


Senior editor at Scientific American. I write about human origins, animals past and present, wildlife conservation. Views are my own.
Lucy's Legacy
New York City
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 34% new, 37% replies, 25% retweets, 2% quotes
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73. profile imageseth borenstein
@borenbears


Associated Press science writer. sborenstein@ap.org Cover Earth & space sciences, disasters & more. Father, BoSox fan. Teach at NYU/DC ap.org/tips/
bigstory.ap.org/content/seth-b…
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 34% new, 23% replies, 31% retweets, 12% quotes
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74. profile imageRobin Lloyd
@robinlloyd99


Journalist, editrix at large
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22% new, 8% replies, 63% retweets, 6% quotes
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75. profile imageClara Moskowitz
@ClaraMoskowitz


Senior Editor at Scientific American, covering space & physics. Views expressed are my own.
New York, NY
scientificamerican.com
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 36% new, 21% replies, 42% retweets, 0% quotes
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76. profile imageAatish Bhatia
@aatishb


Science writer, physicist, tinkerer, teacher. Trying to make the most of a brief time in a wondrous universe.
aatishb.com
5 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14% new, 23% replies, 59% retweets, 4% quotes
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77. profile imageChristie Aschwanden
@cragcrest


Lead writer for science @FiveThirtyEight Evidence-based journalist, book critic, essayist. My parties have dancing. christieaschwanden.com
Colorado
fivethirtyeight.com
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 43% new, 6% replies, 43% retweets, 8% quotes
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78. profile imageBeatrice Biologist
@beatricebiology


Science illustrations, comics, and books! Co-host of @sciencebrunch, a conversational and irreverent science podcast. My real name is Katie McKissick.
Ecstatic Dandelions
What's in Your Genes?
Little Cells (a Beatrice the Biol...
Los Angeles, CA
beatricebiologist.com
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 21% new, 51% replies, 17% retweets, 10% quotes
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79. profile imageAndrew Jones
@AboutPhysics


About.com Physics Expert, author of String Theory for Dummies
String Theory For Dummies
Indiana
physics.about.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 95% new, 0% replies, 5% retweets, 0% quotes
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80. profile imageEthan Siegel
@StartsWithABang


The Universe is: Expanding, cooling, and dark. It starts with a bang! #Cosmology Science writer, astrophysicist, author, Forbes & NASA columnist.
Beyond the Galaxy
Portland, OR
forbes.com/sites/startswi…
5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 28% new, 41% replies, 27% retweets, 4% quotes
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81. profile imageRon Winslow
@ronwinslow


Planning next chapter after 33+ yrs at #WSJ; co-chair, LOC for #WCSJ2017; spinner, hiker, skier, #golden lover, #redsox. ronwinslow67@gmail.com
Bethel, CT
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 18% new, 3% replies, 75% retweets, 4% quotes
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82. profile imageJohn Timmer
@j_timmer


Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
arstechnica.com/author/john-ti…
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 46% new, 49% replies, 1% retweets, 4% quotes
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83. profile imageErika Check Hayden
@Erika_Check


Director, @UCSC Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
erikacheck.com
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 24% new, 35% replies, 31% retweets, 9% quotes
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84. profile imageKatherine H. Courage
@KHCourage


Science writer. @SciAm. @CSUNaturalSci. Etc. Author of OCTOPUS! amzn.to/17xUF5R & forthcoming book about the microbiome + food. Runner. Gardener. Nerd.
Longmont, CO
katherinecourage.com
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 35% new, 5% replies, 45% retweets, 15% quotes
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85. profile imageRowan Hooper
@rowhoop


I'm managing editor @NewScientist. PhD in evolutionary biology. Former Tokyoite & entomologist. Columnist for @japantimes. すごい!
London
rowanhooper.contently.com
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 56% new, 18% replies, 17% retweets, 8% quotes
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86. profile imageMarc Abrahams
@MarcAbrahams


editor of the Annals of Improbable Research magazine, organizer of the Ig Nobel Prizes. Also see: @ImprobResearch
The Ig Nobel Cookbook, volume 1
This is Improbable Too
This Is Improbable
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
improbable.com
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 72% new, 0% replies, 1% retweets, 27% quotes
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87. profile imageDavid Quammen
@DavidQuammen


Author of Spillover, The Song of the Dodo, and Yellowstone: A Journey.... Contributing Writer for @NatGeo.
Yellowstone
The Chimp and the River
Ebola
Bozeman, Montana
davidquammen.com
4 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14% new, 35% replies, 50% retweets, 0% quotes
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88. profile image(((John Rennie)))
@tvjrennie


Science writer/editor. Access Science, SciAm, PLOS BLOGS, TWC's Hacking the Planet & more. NYU SHERP, Banff SciComm. Opinions = my own—at most.
New York, NY
johnrennie.net
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2% new, 9% replies, 79% retweets, 10% quotes
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89. profile imageTerri Hansen
@TerriHansen


#Indigenous journalist reporting #science #environment #climate @IndianCountry, magazines. terri@terrihansen.com. PGP, public key at terrihansen.com.
Portland (Winnebago Tribe)
muckrack.com/terrihansen
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 35% new, 3% replies, 57% retweets, 6% quotes
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90. profile imageErin Biba
@erinbiba


Science Writer -- BBC, Scientific American, Newsweek, Popular Science, The Mythbusters' Tested.com and others. erbiba at gmail dot com
New York City
erinbiba.com
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 32% new, 41% replies, 22% retweets, 4% quotes
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91. profile imageWade Roush
@wroush


Host of @soonishpodcast, the show that trespasses on the future. Reporting on tech & culture for @WBUR @Xconomy @TechReview, former @sciencemagazine @KSJatMIT
Cambridge, MA
soonishpodcast.org
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 54% new, 13% replies, 23% retweets, 10% quotes
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92. profile imageTodd B. Bates
@ByToddBBates


Science Communicator @RutgersU, ex-@AsburyParkPress Enviro/Weather/Investigative Reporter, Pulitzer Finalist, MSJ, Hockey Player from ROC. Tweets ≠ endorsements
Central New Jersey
linkedin.com/in/todd-b-bate…
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 62% new, 0% replies, 38% retweets, 0% quotes
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93. profile imageMiriam E. Tucker
@MiriamETucker


Writer/journalist specializing in medicine/health. Living with type 1 diabetes since 1973.
Washington DC area
linkedin.com/in/miriametuck…
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14% new, 23% replies, 42% retweets, 20% quotes
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94. profile imageBetsy Mason
@betsymason


Knight Science Journalism fellow 2015-2016, geologist, beer snob, calm assertive pack leader. Co-author of the Nat Geo blog All Over the Map (see @mapdragons)
San Francisco Bay Area
news.nationalgeographic.com/all-over-the-m…
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 33% new, 19% replies, 40% retweets, 8% quotes
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95. profile imageCarmen Drahl
@carmendrahl


Communicator. Traveler. Eater of food. Contributor @Forbes @DCist. Formerly @thinkfoodgroup @cenmag. Chemistry PhD @Princeton. Hashtag ring owner.
Washington, DC, mostly.
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 36% new, 35% replies, 11% retweets, 19% quotes
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96. profile imageMiriam Kramer
@mirikramer


Deputy science editor reporting on space for @Mashable. Email: miriam @ mashable dot com. I GIF rocket launches, basically.
Now: NYC. Before: Tennessee.
mashable.com/category/space
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14% new, 47% replies, 25% retweets, 15% quotes
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97. profile imageOliver Morton
@Eaterofsun


Author, The Planet Remade heliophage.wordpress.com/2015/09/26/the…. Views not The Economist's, RT's not endorsements (obviously)
The Planet Remade
The Planet Remade
Eating the Sun
Greenwich, UK
heliophage.wordpress.com
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12% new, 13% replies, 67% retweets, 8% quotes
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98. profile imageDr. Paige Jarreau
@FromTheLabBench


I am a #scicomm nerd. Science Communication Specialist @LSUscience @CxCsci. I'm a science blogger, blog researcher and social media consultant. Ask me anything!
Baton Rouge
fromthelabbench.com
5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 27% new, 43% replies, 27% retweets, 2% quotes
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99. profile imageBrandon Keim
@9brandon


Terrestrial mammal. Freelance journalist and writer. Science, nature, animals & ideas. Co-founder @KittyEatsBugs. A pig's gotta fly.
The Eye of the Sandpiper
Metro DC & Maine
facebook.com/brandonkeimaut…
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 34% new, 29% replies, 29% retweets, 9% quotes
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100. profile imageMarilynn Marchione
@MMarchioneAP


I cover major medical meetings, write national health stories for the Associated Press and bike to work whenever I can. mmarchione@ap.org
ap.org
6 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10% new, 5% replies, 50% retweets, 34% quotes
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101. profile imageEric Roston
@eroston


Important things are more fun than fun things are important. Carbon stuff. Non-carbon stuff. Spirograph blackbelt. Often spotted with @karenyourish. RT=PV/n.
New York, NY
bloomberg.com
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 36% new, 21% replies, 37% retweets, 7% quotes
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102. profile imageTariq J. Malik
@tariqjmalik


Astrojournalist, Space.com Managing Editor, rocket fan. I cover all things cosmic for @Spacedotcom/@Purchgroup.I'm @ tmalik @ space[dot]com
New York, NY
space.com
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 18% new, 5% replies, 53% retweets, 24% quotes
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103. profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum
@Sheril_


Author + Exec Dir of @SciDebate + Dir of @UTAustin Energy Poll. Blog @SciAm. Politics. Energy. Science.
The Science of Kissing
Unscientific America
East Lansing, MI
sherilkirshenbaum.com
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 61% new, 5% replies, 9% retweets, 24% quotes
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104. profile imageElizabeth Lopatto
@mslopatto


Science editor @verge. Tip me: liz@theverge.com.
Oakland, California
elizabethlopatto.com
5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 18% new, 43% replies, 33% retweets, 6% quotes
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105. profile imageLena Groeger
@lenagroeger


science journalist & designer, news apps developer @propublica
New York, NY
lenagroeger.github.io
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 28% new, 24% replies, 37% retweets, 12% quotes
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106. profile imageJohn R Platt
@johnrplatt


Journalist-editor covering endangered species, climate change, pollution, technology and other environmental topics.
Portland, Oregon
johnrplatt.com
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 34% new, 12% replies, 51% retweets, 4% quotes
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107. profile imageLee Billings
@LeeBillings


Science journalist covering space and physics for @sciam. Author of Five Billion Years of Solitude, a book on the search for alien Earths. Opinions are my own.
Five Billion Years of Solitude
New York City
leebillings.com
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6% new, 14% replies, 77% retweets, 3% quotes
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108. profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer
@lindy2350


Science & health journalist focusing on microbes, food and the brain; Slate's parenting advice columnist; 2017 National Magazine Award finalist; mom of two.
Hudson Valley, NY
melindawennermoyer.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17% new, 28% replies, 51% retweets, 4% quotes
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109. profile imageMichael Moyer
@mmoyr


Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Formerly @SciAm & @PopSci. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
quantamagazine.org
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 30% new, 22% replies, 31% retweets, 16% quotes
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110. profile imageHannah Waters
@hannahjwaters


science & environmental writer. editor @audubonsociety. Likes birds, rocks, plants, the ocean, words, artifacts. Omnia mutantur, nihil interit.
NYC/BK
clippings.me/hannahjwaters
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13% new, 20% replies, 65% retweets, 2% quotes
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111. profile imageGeorge Musser
@gmusser


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
Spooky Action at a Distance
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Str...
New York
georgemusser.com
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 6% new, 17% replies, 77% retweets, 0% quotes
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112. profile imageBen Lillie
@BenLillie


Director of The Story Collider (@story_collider). Scientist-turned-storyteller, former writer for TED. benlillie.com
New York, NY
storycollider.org
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12% new, 45% replies, 25% retweets, 18% quotes
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113. profile imageclaireoconnell
@claireoconnell


PhD cell biology, MSc Sci Comm, lectures at DCU, writes for Silicon Republic and The Irish Times. Irish Science Writer of the Year 2016
Dublin
tinyurl.com/cb5ht3q
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 16% new, 11% replies, 71% retweets, 2% quotes
6,924 10/day
114. profile imageEric Michael Johnson
@ericmjohnson


Award-winning science writer, scholar, simian. The Primate Diaries (@primatediaries), Slate and Scientific American. E-mail: primatediaries@gmail.com
Vancouver, BC
blogs.scientificamerican.com/primate-diaries
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 71% new, 15% replies, 13% retweets, 2% quotes
6,838 5/day
115. profile imageEmily Anthes
@EmilyAnthes


Freelance science journalist. Author of Frankenstein's Cat: Cuddling Up to Biotech's Brave New Beasts (bit.ly/TxqZkm).
Frankenstein's Cat
Instant Egghead Guide
Brooklyn, NY
emilyanthes.com
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 42% new, 9% replies, 45% retweets, 4% quotes
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116. profile imageBrooke Borel
@brookeborel


Science journalist. Author of Infested and The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checking. Secure email: borel@protonmail.com
The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checkin...
The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checkin...
Infested
brookeborel.com
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 26% new, 12% replies, 49% retweets, 14% quotes
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117. profile imageMatt Shipman
@ShipLives


I write about sci/tech/health. I like food. I dislike bullies. My book on science PR: press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book…
Raleigh, NC
…ecommunicationbreakdown.wordpress.com
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12% new, 23% replies, 57% retweets, 8% quotes
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118. profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross
@ArielleDRoss


Correspondent, @ViceNews on @HBO • Environment/Climate/Science • Tips: arielle.dr@vice.com, DMs • PGP https://t.co/lrfLjbIkyW
New York City (et Montréal)
instagram.com/arielledross/
5 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 42% new, 23% replies, 29% retweets, 5% quotes
6,611 3/day
119. profile imageAdam Mann
@adamspacemann


Freelance space and physics reporter. Lover of sciency things. It's pronounced Spah-CHE-min.
Oakland, Ca
5 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 49% new, 17% replies, 32% retweets, 2% quotes
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120. profile imageElizabeth Landau
@lizlandau


NASA JPL media specialist. @NASA_Dawn. Freelance writer. Former @CNN reporter. Likes pi. @Princeton & @Columbia grad. Views are my own. RTs ≠ endorsements.
Los Angeles
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 44% new, 25% replies, 17% retweets, 14% quotes
6,496 2/day
121. profile imageJoe Palca
@joesbigidea


Founder and eponymous tweeter for Joe's Big Idea. I am an NPR science correspondent who writes about science and invention.
Annoying
Washington, DC
npr.org/series/1564904…
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 50% new, 19% replies, 14% retweets, 17% quotes
6,425 0.4/day
122. profile imageJamie Vernon
@JLVernonPhD


Director of Science Communications and Publications at @SigmaXiSociety, Editor-in-Chief at @AmSciMag. Delivering science to people who like to know things.
Raleigh, NC
linkedin.com/in/jlvernon/
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 38% new, 6% replies, 49% retweets, 7% quotes
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123. profile imageLuis Quevedo
@luis_quevedo


Periodista, presentador, podcaster, papá. @cstntn24 @ntn24 @metodopodcast @cuondapodcast español-català-american / Nueva película: https://t.co/9mkFpjv1Vo
New York
luisquevedo.org
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 42% new, 19% replies, 27% retweets, 11% quotes
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124. profile imageKris Hirst
@archaeology


writer, editor, archaeologist, about.com guide to archaeology
The Archaeologist's Book of Quota...
American midwest
archaeology.about.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 96% new, 3% replies, 1% retweets, 0% quotes
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125. profile imageAllie Wilkinson
@loveofscience


Freelance science journalist. Founder of @lookslikesci. Marine biologist at heart. Member of SEJ, NASW, SCB
Washington, DC
alliewilkinson.com
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 31% new, 30% replies, 31% retweets, 8% quotes
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126. profile imagekelly oakes
@kahoakes


Science Editor, @BuzzFeedUK | send me things: kelly.oakes@buzzfeed.com
London via Oldham
buzzfeed.com/kellyoakes
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 49% new, 17% replies, 27% retweets, 7% quotes
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127. profile imageJason Davis
@jasonrdavis


Journalist and digital editor for @exploreplanets, writing about human spaceflight and other space topics, also serving as LightSail embedded reporter.
Tucson, AZ
planetary.org/about/staff/ja…
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 31% new, 20% replies, 37% retweets, 12% quotes
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128. profile imageSamuel Arbesman
@arbesman


Scientist in Residence @Lux_Capital | Unabashed generalist playing in worlds of complexity science and VC | Author: 'Overcomplicated' & 'The Half-Life of Facts'
Overcomplicated
The Half-Life of Facts
Kansas City
arbesman.net/overcomplicate…
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 40% new, 11% replies, 41% retweets, 7% quotes
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129. profile imageGeoff Brumfiel
@gbrumfiel


I'm an editor for @nprscience. Also into nukes. I've got my own Geiger counter and everything.
npr.org
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 26% new, 15% replies, 49% retweets, 10% quotes
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130. profile imageBrian Clark Howard
@socialpyramid


I'm an environmental journalist (now a senior writer w/ National Geographic online), editor and social media consultant. Personal site: brianclarkhoward.com
Rock Your Ugly Christmas Sweater
Build Your Own Small Wind Power S...
Green Lighting (Tab Green Guru Gu...
Washington, DC
news.nationalgeographic.com
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 84% new, 8% replies, 5% retweets, 4% quotes
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131. profile imageJeanne Garbarino
@JeanneGarb


Directs @Rockefelleruniv Science Outreach. Social justice & STEM education: access, equity, inclusion. Biochemist. Mom.💃party enthusiast. #RockEdu @RockEdu_
NYC
rockefeller.edu/outreach/
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
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132. profile imageKathleen Raven
@inkkr


Science writer, Yale Medicine // voice behind @YaleMed // Formerly @BioPharmInsight @Reuters_Health @NatureMedicine // stem cells // Put your disclaimer here:
New Haven, CT
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 39% new, 5% replies, 48% retweets, 8% quotes
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133. profile imageDan Fagin
@danfagin


Professing journalism, directing SHERP @ NYU. Author of Toms River, awarded 2014 Pulitzer in Nonfiction. Butterfly chaser. Won't floss. Use only as disaffected.
Toms River
Toxic Deception
New York
danfagin.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 32% new, 9% replies, 27% retweets, 34% quotes
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134. profile imageEnemy of the People
@SteveMirsky


Editor, columnist, podcaster for @sciam magazine. Opinions expressed are my own and are subject to revision with new information. Bar Mitzvah boy.
Instant Egghead Guide
New York City
scientificamerican.com/podcasts/
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4% new, 21% replies, 70% retweets, 6% quotes
5,702 7/day
135. profile imageCristine Russell
@russellcris


Science, enviro, health writer; Council for Advancement of Science Writing (CASW) past-pres; fretting feminist + film buff. Harvard Kennedy School fellow
CT, Cambridge, wherever
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 30% new, 0% replies, 66% retweets, 4% quotes
5,701 3/day
136. profile imageCarrie Arnold
@edbites


Science writer covering our weird and wonderful world. Contributing editor at Nova Next. Author of Decoding Anorexia, lover of coffee, cats, cycling and yarn.
Decoding Anorexia
Next to Nothing
Virginia
carriearnold.com
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 24% new, 34% replies, 29% retweets, 13% quotes
5,622 6/day
137. profile imageJohn McQuaid
@johnmcquaid


Journalist tweeting on the future of news, science, environment, politics, arcana. Author of Tasty: The Art and Science of What We Eat
Tasty
Tasty
Path of Destruction
Silver Spring, MD, USA
tastybook.net
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 42% new, 25% replies, 18% retweets, 16% quotes
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138. profile imageMichelle Nijhuis
@nijhuism


Writer @NatGeoMag, blogger @NewYorker, consigliere @HighCountryNews; author The Science Writers' Essay Handbook, amzn.to/1nHr7zC. Proud mom @GirlBilbo.
The Science Writers' Essay Handbo...
Columbia River Gorge
rhymeswithmyhouse.com
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22% new, 14% replies, 51% retweets, 14% quotes
5,519 2/day
139. profile imageNicholas St. Fleur
@SciFleur


Science journalist for @nytimes. Interested in #archaeology, #paleontology, #citizenscience and quirky science stories. Passionate about STEM diversity.
nicholas.stfleur@nytimes.com
4 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0% new, 9% replies, 90% retweets, 0% quotes
5,468 2/day
140. profile imageAinissa Ramirez
@ainissaramirez


A scientist and science evangelist who aims to awaken the inner scientist in everyone. She lectures and writes about STEM and podcasts too. @scienceundrgrnd.
Newton's Football
United States
ainissaramirez.com
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 65% new, 7% replies, 24% retweets, 4% quotes
5,447 7/day
141. profile imageAleszu Bajak
@aleszubajak


Senior science reporter @undarkmag • Teaching @northeastern • Founder @storybench @latamsci • Alum @ksjatmit @esquire @scifri • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
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7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
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142. profile imagePeter Aldhous
@paldhous


Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer scicom.ucsc.edu @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
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4 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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143. profile imageNatalie Wolchover
@nattyover


Senior writer for @QuantaMagazine covering physics and related fields. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
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6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
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144. profile imageLauren Wolf
@laurenkwolf


Head of science & tech @cenmag. Lover of science quirk. Ocean pee-er. Follow me for #chemistry news. Views my own.
Washington DC
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7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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145. profile imageLisa Grossman
@astrolisa


Science writer with New Scientist, lifelong astronomy nerd
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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146. profile imagethe desk of
@johnpavlus


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Portland, OR
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9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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147. profile imageHillary Rosner
@hillaryrosner


Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Go Green, Live Rich
Boulder, CO
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7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
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148. profile imageBob Finn
@bobfinn


Medical and Science Journalist. Executive Editor of the Multiple Sclerosis Discovery Forum. msdiscovery.org
Pleasant Hill, CA
bobfinn.net
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