Professional Science Writers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2017-Nov-23 16:47 UTC. Listed feeds: 300. A feed's score is the percentage of Professional Science Writers on Twitter following it, and dark shading indicates the feed belongs to a member of that list. Switch to collage. List only feeds under 5,000 followers. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1.profile imageEd Yong

Science writer at The Atlantic. Author of I CONTAIN MULTITUDES, a New York Times bestseller on animal-microbe partnerships. edyong.me
I Contain Multitudes
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
125,284 84.0%
2.profile imageCarl Zimmer

@nytimes columnist. New book: "She Has Her Mother's Laugh: What Heredity Is, Is Not, And May Become." May 2018 bit.ly/SheHasHerMothe…
She Has Her Mother's Laugh
A Planet of Viruses
Evolution: Making Sense of Life
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
277,312 79.4%
3.profile imageDeborah Blum

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
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
31,358 76.0%
4.profile imageVirginia Hughes

Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap. DM for Signal #
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
30,541 76.0%
5.profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker

Professional nerd & question asker. Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Kansan still adjusting to Minnesota tree density. DM for Signal.
Before the Lights Go Out
Mental Floss Presents Be Amazing
Minneapolis, MN
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
27,540 74.9%
6.profile imageDavid 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
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
34,253 74.3%
7.profile imageAlexandra Witze

Correspondent for Nature. Reach me: witzescience-at-gmail-dot-com, or for secure correspondence, awitze-at-protonmail-dot-com.
Island on Fire
Boulder, CO
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
17,597 73.7%
8.profile imageLaura Helmuth

Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. President of National Association @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
22,476 72.0%
9.profile imageIvan Oransky

Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; editor at large, @medpagetoday; columnist, @statnews; president, @AHCJ
Northampton, MA
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
30,860 71.4%
10.profile imageSteve Silberman

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.
San Francisco
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
84,952 69.7%
11.profile imageMaryn McKenna

Journalist, @SchusterInst senior fellow, TED speaker | [email protected] | New book: BIG CHICKEN, on antibiotics and agriculture, bit.ly/BigChik
Big Chicken
Beating Back the Devil
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
35,642 69.7%
12.profile imageNature News&Comment

Science news & opinion from the news team at Nature, the international journal of #science. Get our daily newsletter: go.nature.com/naturebriefing
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
1,869,614 69.1%
13.profile imageDave Mosher

Baby daddy. Journalist. Science & tech correspondent at @businessinsider. @healthnewsrevu-er. Previously: @PopSci / @Wired. Gaffes = mine. RT = 🤔 Dogs = best
New York, NY
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
19,537 66.9%
14.profile imageJennifer Ouellette

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
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
33,638 66.3%
15.profile imageMariette DiChristina

Editor in Chief & Senior VP, @sciam. Director, Editorial & Publishing, Magazines, Nature Research. All opinions expressed are my own. RTs are not endorsements.
New York
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
20,403 66.3%
16.profile imageAlexis C. Madrigal

staff writer @TheAtlantic | in the real world, these just people with ideas | Mexican, Oakland, Earthseed
Oakland, CA
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
203,433 65.7%
17.profile imageScientific American

The authoritative source for the science discoveries and technology innovations that matter.
New York City, NY, USA
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,316,659 64.0%
18.profile imageAndy 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
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
81,431 63.4%
19.profile imageSci Curious

#Science education writer @SNStudents, writer at @ScienceNews, podcaster @sci4thepeople. Opinions my own. In my free time, I run long distances.
Science Blogging
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
57,251 63.4%
20.profile imageBrendan Maher

Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
12,423 63.4%
21.profile imageNadia Drake

Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
Little Book of Wonders
San Francisco, CA
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
22,889 62.3%
22.profile imageRobin Lloyd

senior writer @undarkmag covering public health, contributing editor @sciam
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
10,570 62.3%
23.profile imageSeth Mnookin

I write books and articles and am the director of @MIT_SciWrite. website: sethmnookin.com.
The Panic Virus
Feeding the Monster
Hard News
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
35,547 61.7%
24.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
97,118,070 61.1%
25.profile imageAmy Harmon

New York Times reporter covering science & society. Mom of @rumblecomics
Making Faces
New York, NY
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
16,617 61.1%
26.profile imageChristie Aschwanden

Lead writer for science @FiveThirtyEight Evidence-based journalist, book critic, essayist. My parties have dancing. christieaschwanden.com
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
11,646 61.1%
27.profile imageBrian Switek @MFF

Distant cousin of T. rex. Author of My Beloved Brontosaurus, Written in Stone, & Skeleton Keys (coming 2018). @SciAmBlogs writer. Furry self: @RileyBlackCat
The T Rex Handbook
Prehistoric Predators
My Beloved Brontosaurus
Where the fossils are.
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
24,593 60.6%
28.profile imageThomas Levenson

Author, The Hunt for Vulcan and Newton and the Counterfeiter; writer and professor of Science Writing at MIT; occasional @GlobeIdeas columnist.
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
12,155 60.6%
29.profile imageJonathan Eisen, Guardian of Microbial Diversity 💥🔆

Prof @UCDavis; Guardian of Microbial Diversity; #OpenScience #STEMDiversity #RedSox #Barca #SciComm #microBEnet; May the Microbes be Ever in Your Favor ✴️💥🥜⚙️🔆
Davis, CA
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
47,773 60.0%
30.profile imageDan Vergano

BuzzFeed News science desk in Washington D.C. Contact: [email protected] PGP key: tinyurl.com/glfk7xo Secure tips: contact.buzzfeed.com
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
16,489 60.0%
31.profile image(((John Rennie)))

Science writer/editor for @QuantaMagazine, @SciAm @AccessScience, TWC's Hacking the Planet & more. NYU SHERP, Beakerhead SciComm. Opinions = my own — at most.
New York, NY
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
9,233 60.0%
32.profile imageEmily Anthes

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
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
7,130 60.0%
33.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @KatieMPalmer, @JetJocko, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.
San Francisco, California
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,088,816 59.4%
34.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
10,256,306 58.9%
35.profile imageSean Carroll

Physicist and author at Caltech. Married to @JenLucPiquant. Always wondering.
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
128,983 58.3%
36.profile imageCorey S. Powell

Science editor at @aeonmag. Contributing editor for @discovermag and @AmSciMag. Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
54,453 58.3%
37.profile imagePhil Plait

SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy
Bad Astronomy
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
617,544 57.7%
38.profile imageRachel “The Yellow Dart” Feltman

Chief Science Officer of the USS @popsci // Previously: made a blog @washingtonpost // Professional GIF curator // Cries over space robots. [email protected]
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
18,123 57.7%
39.profile imageLizNeeley

Executive Director of The @Story_Collider. Mixing a love of science, storytelling, journalism, & #scicomm studies with a passion for gorgeous design.
Washington DC area
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
15,929 57.7%
40.profile imageKatherine H. Courage

Science writer. @SciAm. @CSUNaturalSci. Etc. Author of OCTOPUS! amzn.to/17xUF5R & forthcoming book about the microbiome + food. Runner. Gardener. Nerd.
Longmont, CO
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,202 57.7%
41.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sync your calendar with the solar system: nyti.ms/2vac9XL
New York, NY
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,148,350 57.1%
42.profile imageRebecca Skloot

Author NYTimes Bestseller IMMORTAL LIFE OF #HENRIETTALACKS #HeLa now an HBO/@Oprah Film #HeLaMovie. Next book: humans #animals #ethics. Instagram @rebeccaskloot
The Best American Science and Nat...
The Best American Science Writing...
The Immortal Life of Henrietta La...
Berkeley, CA
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
46,715 57.1%
43.profile imageBrooke Borel

Host @MethodsPodcast. Ed-at-large @undarkmag. Instructor @bkbrains & @nyu_journalism. Books: Infested and The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checking. Show me your facts
The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checkin...
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,554 57.1%
44.profile imagePaul Raeburn

Journalist. Author. Producer, Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast. Passionate about journalism. Excited about comedy.
New York, NY
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
4,013 57.1%
45.profile imageAlan Boyle

Aerospace and science editor @GeekWire. Longtime blogger @CosmicLog. Author of "The Case for Pluto." Links/RTs ≠ endorsements
The Case for Pluto
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
31,982 56.6%
46.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, 9 mos on Twitter
3,272,372 56.0%
47.profile imageEmily [redacted] Willingham🏁

Journalist. Teacher. Expatriated Texan. Cranky but cheerful. I curate things, write things, and build newsletter things. Executive function volume: 11.
The World
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
11,682 56.0%
48.profile imageMichael Moyer

Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted. (Header image is a "synestia": bit.ly/2vjKiaC)
New York
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,237 56.0%
49.profile imageThe Open Notebook

Writer interviews, topical features, pitch database & more. The Open Notebook tells the stories behind the best science stories. theopennotebook.com
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,208 56.0%
50.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow, from @PRI.
New York, New York
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
774,392 55.4%
51.profile imageAnnalee Newitz

Author of the novel Autonomous. Founder of io9. Editor at large for Ars Technica. Writing some books about science and history. I'm gonna be a wheel someday.
Autonomous: A Novel
Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
She's Such a Geek
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
30,020 55.4%
52.profile imageJohn Timmer

Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
9,384 55.4%
53.profile imageDan Fagin

Professing journalism, directing SHERP @ NYU. Wrote Toms River, winner of '14 Pulitzer Prize in Nonfiction. Butterfly chaser. Discontinue if irritation occurs.
Toms River
Toxic Deception
New York
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,738 55.4%
54.profile imagePeter Aldhous

Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
5 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
6,194 55.4%
55.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of airplane food
Los Angeles, CA, for now
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
209,763 54.9%
56.profile imageChristopher Mims🤳

Tech columnist at @WSJ. Also a @qz, @techreview and @sciam alum. Steward of small humans and countless houseplants.
Baltimore, MD
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
69,465 54.9%
57.profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷

future critic 〰〰 shorter than you expected 〰〰 host & producer of @flashforwardpod 〰〰 formerly @30for30 podcasts at @espn 〰〰 Susie Derkins grown up 🔮🌀⚡️
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
15,733 54.9%
58.profile imageDavid Biello

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
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
13,600 54.9%
59.profile imageChris Mooney

Energy and environment writer at @washingtonpost, also tweeting at @postgreen. Views are my own.
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
29,092 54.3%
60.profile imageLee Billings

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
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
7,522 54.3%
61.profile imageEric Michael Johnson

Award-winning science writer, scholar, simian. The Primate Diaries (@primatediaries), Slate and Scientific American. E-mail: [email protected]
Vancouver, BC
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
6,942 54.3%
62.profile imageNancy Shute

Co-host For @NPR's Shots blog, loving all things medical and microbial.
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
12,171 53.7%
63.profile imageAmos Zeeberg

Freelance science and technology journalist. No job is too big; no fee is too big.
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,614 53.7%
64.profile imageKaren James

Rogue scientist (DNA barcoding, nanopore sequencing, #citizenscience), outdoorswoman, astronaut hopeful, intersectional feminist, all works in progress
Wabanaki land / Bar Harbor, ME
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
26,979 53.1%
65.profile imageAdam Rogers

Deputy Editor/Wired. Science and geekery. Wrote Proof: The Science of Booze. Kraka-thoom.
Proof: The Science of Booze
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
13,665 53.1%
66.profile imageRobert Lee Hotz

I cover science matters for The Wall Street Journal. Distinguished Writer in Residence @nyu_journalism. President of The Alicia Patterson Foundation.
New York
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
5,304 53.1%
67.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
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
60,876 52.6%
68.profile imageDavid Quammen

Author of Spillover, The Song of the Dodo, and Yellowstone: A Journey.... Contributing Writer for @NatGeo.
The Chimp and the River
Bozeman, Montana
5 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
9,225 52.6%
69.profile imageHillary Rosner

Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Go Green, Live Rich
Boulder, CO
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
5,326 52.6%
70.profile imageKate Wong

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, 11 mos on Twitter
11,111 52.0%
71.profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer

Science journalist. Columnist for Slate.com, contributing editor at Scientific American. 2017 Nat'l Mag Award finalist. [email protected]
Hudson Valley, NY
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,832 52.0%
72.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, 7 mos on Twitter
1,070,360 51.4%
73.profile imageChristie Wilcox

Author of Venomous (amzn.to/1Y9WwIm) & Science Sushi (bit.ly/1SOOe5F); PhD in Cell & Molec Bio w/ a spec. in Eco, Evo & Conservation Bio
Washington, USA
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
19,378 51.4%
74.profile imageCristine Russell

Science, enviro, health writer; Council for Advancement of Science Writing (CASW) past-pres; fretting feminist + film buff. Harvard Kennedy School fellow
CT, Cambridge, wherever
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
5,920 50.9%
75.profile imageAzeen Ghorayshi

science reporter @BuzzFeedNews // fairly certain I've watched more fly sex than you // [email protected] // open DMs // PGP: goo.gl/39mOXN
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
5,497 50.9%
76.profile imageEmily Lakdawalla

Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist, writer, public speaker. Writing a book on Curiosity mission. Asteroid 274860.
The Design and Engineering of Cur...
Pasadena, CA
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
140,838 50.3%
77.profile imageFerris Jabr

A writer. A transfigured remnant of stars. An elaborate shell for DNA. A sentient lump of electric jelly narrating its own bewilderment. A dilation of death.
Portland, OR
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
11,207 50.3%
78.profile imageBen Lillie

Founder of @caveatnyc. Also co-founder of The Story Collider (@story_collider) and former writer for TED.
New York, NY
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
7,308 50.3%
79.profile imageCurtis Brainard

@SciAm Digital Content Manager | President @WFSJ
New York
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2015-Aug-30)
3,349 50.3%
80.profile imageDNLee

#NewProf, Mammalogist, Diversity & Access to STEM, Unapologetically Intersectional, Mama Panyabuku, TED Fellow, NatGeo Emerging Explorer
Midwest, US; Tanzania, Africa
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
24,754 49.7%
81.profile imageDavid Kroll

Recovering academic pharmacologist. Now science, music & medicine writer @forbeshealth @cenmag @indyweek. Drugs from nature, drug safety & interactions
Durham, NC / Clarksville, VA
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
11,231 49.7%
82.profile imageKathleen Raven

Science writer, Yale Medicine // Formerly @BioPharmInsight @Reuters_Health @NatureMedicine // Hearing-impaired & proud of it. Put your disclaimer here:
New Haven, CT
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
6,099 49.7%
83.profile imageCharles Choi 🚀

I write about what happens at the edge of the world as we know it -- the area lying between the unknown and the impossible.
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,684 49.7%
84.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
How to Live Forever
50 Ways the World Could End
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
30,263 49.1%
85.profile imageScienceWriters

With more than 2,000 members, the National Association of Science Writers fosters the dissemination of accurate information regarding science.
Berkeley, CA
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
20,686 49.1%
86.profile imageRoss 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
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
13,378 49.1%
87.profile imageKate Clancy

Associate professor at the University of Illinois. Bioanthropology, repro health, science workplaces are my jam. Roller derby and @periodpodcast2 in spare time.
Urbana, IL
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
11,019 49.1%
88.profile imageMatt Shipman

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
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
7,039 49.1%
89.profile imageColin Schultz

News editor @HakaiMagazine. Pitch me a story: Someone doing something for a reason. Don't pitch me press releases. [email protected]
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
4,999 49.1%
90.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EDT (UTC-4).
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
27,168,067 48.6%
91.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, 9 mos on Twitter
1,069,386 48.6%
92.profile imageMatthew Herper

Forbes reporter covering science and medicine
New York
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
77,798 48.6%
93.profile imageSTAT

Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicine. Get ahead of the day's news with our newsletters: statnews.com/signup
2 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
68,870 48.6%
94.profile imageMary Roach

I write books, most recently GRUNT: The Curious Science of Humans at War. Also: STIFF, GULP, PACKING FOR MARS, BONK. and SPOOK.
Oakland, CA • author
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
27,183 48.6%
95.profile imageAatish Bhatia

Science writer, physicist, tinkerer, teacher. Pro checks & balances. Trying to make the most of a brief time in a wondrous universe.
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
13,709 48.6%
96.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader, writer.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
822,371 48.0%
97.profile imageJason G. Goldman

Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Bylines @SciAm @Biographic @BBCEarth @NatGeo & more. @SciCommCamp & @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder. Scientist to the stars.
Science Blogging
Los Angeles
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
15,710 48.0%
98.profile imageErika Check Hayden

Director, @UCSC Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,426 48.0%
99.profile imageDiscover Magazine

The best science magazine, in print and online
Between gluons and galaxies
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,140,677 47.4%
100.profile imageThe NPR Science Desk

Science news, commentary and conversation from NPR.
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
252,216 47.4%
101.profile imageHannah Waters

science & environmental writer. senior associate editor @audubonsociety. Likes birds, rocks, plants, the ocean, words, artifacts. chicka dee dee dee dee
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
8,068 47.4%
102.profile imageNautilus

A magazine on science, culture, and philosophy for the intellectually curious
Science Connected
5 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
58,861 46.9%
103.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
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
47,161 46.9%
104.profile imageseth borenstein

Associated Press science writer. [email protected] I cover Earth & other sciences, disasters & more. Dad, BoSox fan. Teach at NYU/DC ap.org/tips/
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
12,721 46.9%
105.profile imageBetsy Mason

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
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
8,771 46.9%
106.profile imageJay Rosen

I teach journalism and direct the Studio 20 program at NYU, critique the press, try to grasp digital logic. 'Ambassador' for @decorrespondent's expansion to US.
New York City [email protected]
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
223,829 46.3%
107.profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya

Science correspondent for @TheEconomist. [email protected]
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
11,898 46.3%
108.profile imageMichelle Nijhuis

Project editor @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag, blogger @NewYorker, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Proud mom @GirlBilbo.
The Science Writers' Essay Handbo...
Columbia River Gorge
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
6,618 46.3%
109.profile imageAmanda Moon

Director, Scientific American/Farrar, Straus & Giroux; Senior Editor, Farrar, Straus & Giroux. Senior Editor, Novel Graphics. @fsgbooks
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,417 46.3%
110.profile imagesimon frantz

Managing Editor, Features BBC.com. Formerly: @BBC_Future, @nobelprize, @NatRevDrugDisc. Views expressed are my own.
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,911 46.3%
111.profile imageNieman Lab

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112.profile imageMichael Eisen

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5,989 45.7%
114.profile imageFred Guterl

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9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
4,068 45.7%
115.profile imageNational Geographic

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9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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116.profile imageMatthew "Rid the world of Nazis" Francis

Writer of physics and astronomy. Wearer of jaunty hats. Tryin' to publish a novel. Social Justice Doof Warrior. Avatar by @ScienceComic .
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7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
15,354 45.1%
117.profile imageLou Woodley

Community Engagement @trelliscience & Program Director @AAAS Community Engagement Fellows #CEFP2017. Lives in the UX. #OpenScience, #SciComm, squirrels!🐿
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
11,904 45.1%
118.profile imageTim De Chant

Science journalism for the public good at @NOVApbs and @PerSquareMile.
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,322 45.1%
119.profile imageEric Holthaus

Meteorologist | Contributing writer @grist | Ambassador @decorrespondent | Visiting scholar @umnione | Host @ourwarmregards | Say hi: eholthaus at grist dot org
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290,054 44.6%
120.profile imageMo Costandi

Neuroscientist, writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press 2016) & 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus 2013) | neurophilosophy.wordpress.com instagram.com/mocostandi/
London/ Oxford
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
38,776 44.6%
121.profile imageMaria Konnikova

Writer @newyorker. Author, The Confidence Game (amzn.to/2n8vs3G), Mastermind (amzn.to/2o6R9jA). Host @thegriftpodcast. Now: poker w/ @pokerstars
New York, NY
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
27,737 44.6%
122.profile imageMarc Abrahams

editor of the Annals of Improbable Research magazine, organizer of the Ig Nobel Prizes. Also see: @ImprobResearch
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Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
9,283 44.6%
123.profile imagePhilip Yam

Science editor, writer. Editor-in-Chief, Simons Foundation & President, AAJA-NY. Former @SciAm managing editor. Book author. My views
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4,171 44.6%
124.profile imageSiri Carpenter

Freelance writer and editor, co-founder of @open_notebook, runner, bicyclist, reader, form-filler-outer.
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2,532 44.6%
125.profile imageElon Musk

Tesla, SpaceX, OpenAI & Neuralink
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15,240,483 44.0%
126.profile imageProPublica

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New York, NY
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
706,775 44.0%
127.profile imageBrian Malow

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

8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
19,268 44.0%
128.profile imageRobin Marantz Henig

Science journalist, immediate past prez of NASW @sciencewriters, co-author with my daughter @scootes of TWENTYSOMETHING bit.ly/YRkv3V
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
2,492 44.0%
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10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
490,375 43.4%
130.profile imageAtul Gawande

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131.profile imageJoe Hanson

Ph.D. biologist, host/writer/creator of @okaytobesmart from @PBSDS, and addicted to wonder. Not an actual LEGO. Instagram: drjoehanson
Austin, TX
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29,314 43.4%
132.profile imagekelly oakes

science editor, @BuzzFeedUK | chippy tea enthusiast | send me photos of your cat: [email protected]
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8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
6,869 43.4%
133.profile imageAmy Maxmen

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6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,972 43.4%
134.profile imageThe New Yorker

The New Yorker is a weekly magazine with a mix of reporting on politics and culture, humor and cartoons, fiction and poetry, and reviews and criticism.
New York, NY
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
8,268,865 42.9%
135.profile imageUndark Magazine

Undark Magazine explores science as a frequently wondrous, sometimes contentious, and occasionally troubling byproduct of human culture.
Cambridge, MA
2 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
8,724 42.9%
136.profile imageNicholas St. Fleur

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6,549 42.9%
137.profile imageErik Vance

Easily distracted science writer. Writer of magazine stories and author of the book Suggestible You with National Geographic.
Mexico City
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3,576 42.9%
138.profile imageCharles Seife

Journalist, author, NYU professor, debunker of 'alternative facts'
New York City
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,997 42.9%
139.profile imageBill Nye

Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don't.
New York City
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
5,561,543 42.3%
140.profile imageNews from Science

The latest stories in science, brought to you by the @sciencemagazine news team.
Washington, D.C.
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212,444 42.3%
141.profile imageDr. Kiki Sanford

Science ninjas unite!
Portland, OR
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
204,173 42.3%
142.profile imageJacquelyn Gill

Ice Age ecologist in a warming world. Professor @UMaine. Co-host of @ourwarmregards. Working for STEM diversity. Indiana Jones meets Leslie Knope. #USofScience
Maine, USA
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
26,362 42.3%
143.profile imageRaychelle Burks

#Chemistry Blackademic in the Ivory Tower. Left Coaster in the Lone Star. Sarcastic & silly. Tweets = personal ≠ professional. Rollin' with @CurlyHairMafia
Middle of Nowhere
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
14,435 42.3%
144.profile imageBrandon Keim

Freelance journalist and writer | Science, nature, animals & environment | Author of The Eye of the Sandpiper goo.gl/cn6c1y | Co-founder @KittyEatsBugs
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Metro DC & Maine
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,117 42.3%
145.profile imageGeoff Brumfiel

I'm an editor for @nprscience. Also into nukes. I've got my own Geiger counter and everything. securedrop.npr.org
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,600 42.3%
146.profile imageBrian Vastag

Former Washington Post science reporter disabled by ME/CFS. Contributor, The Science Writers' Handbook. Living a small, quiet life on a small, quiet island.
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,306 42.3%
147.profile imageNate Silver

Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,766,771 41.7%
148.profile imageKathryn Schulz

Staff writer at the @newyorker; former book critic at @nymag; author of Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error; reader, runner, traveler, et cetera-er.
NY / MD / on the road
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
37,632 41.7%
149.profile imageKaryn Traphagen

Cultivating Curiosity.
Durham, NC
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
6,304 41.7%
150.profile imageEwen Callaway

Immigrant/world citizen. Senior reporter @NatureNews. I ♥ Neandertals. Opinions and ♥ are my own. For rants about beer, cycling & Tottenham see @MacintoshEwen.
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
5,325 41.7%
151.profile imageCassandra Willyard

Freelance science writer in Madison, WI. I love long walks, sunsets, and infectious diseases. The more neglected, the better.
Madison, WI
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,447 41.7%
152.profile imageDavid Bradley

I make things you can read, look at, and listen to. Science writer, photographer, singer-songwriter.
Cambridge, UK
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
45,581 41.1%
153.profile imageAlice Bell

Day-job: building action on climate change @1010. Also: trustee @medact, writer, runner, baker, bat-spotter. Former academic, journalist and museum worker.
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
25,046 41.1%
154.profile imageRachel Nuwer

Freelance science journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo, BBC and others. Publishing a book about illegal wildlife trade in 2018.
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
5,336 41.1%
155.profile imageSusannah Locke

Special projects editor @voxdotcom, formerly @PopSci, blogger of Star Trek haikus. [email protected]
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
4,109 41.1%
156.profile imageCuriosity Rover

NASA's latest mission to explore the surface of Mars. Roving the Red Planet since 2012. Team headquartered at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory 🚀 @NASAJPL
Gale Crater, Mars
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
3,856,692 40.6%
157.profile imageScience News

Covering the latest news in all fields of science. Tweets by @wwrfd, @mdenison91 and @Kate_Travis. Publisher @society4science. See also @SNStudents.
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,680,768 40.6%
158.profile imageJad Abumrad

I make Radiolab and some music too. When I tweet it's just me.
Brooklyn, NY
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
320,811 40.6%
159.profile imageVaughan Bell

Neuropsychologist and senior clinical lecturer at UCL. Clinical psychologist in the NHS. Occasional writer. Interested in people. Views my own.
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
43,014 40.6%
160.profile imageMark Henderson

Head of Communications, the Wellcome Trust. Views mine not the Trust's. Author of The Geek Manifesto & 50 Genetics Ideas You Really Need to Know
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
17,207 40.6%
161.profile imageMaia Szalavitz

Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
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New York
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
16,607 40.6%
162.profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross

Correspondent, @ViceNews @HBO • Environment/Climate • She/her/hers • Tips: [email protected], DMs • PGP https://t.co/Z4K4gIY0qi
New York City (et Montréal)
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
7,934 40.6%
163.profile imageAleszu Bajak

Teach and manage grad programs @NUjournalism • Editor @Storybench • Fellow @Ksjatmit • Founder @LatAmSci • Alum @Undarkmag @Esquire @Scifri • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
6,061 40.6%
164.profile imageErin Podolak

Science Writer for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Lehigh University and UW-Madison alum. Polar Bear enthusiast.
Boston, MA
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,018 40.6%
165.profile imageAnn Finkbeiner

Science writer whose current job is to write whatever I can get an assignment to write.
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
2,196 40.6%
166.profile imagePLOS

PLOS accelerates progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication. Tweets by @sarakassabian @VCostelloBlogs
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124,691 40.0%
167.profile imageKyle Hill

I talk about science on TV and the internet. Science editor @Nerdist. Host of Because Science. Avid indoorsman. Insta: Sci_Phile
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
63,306 40.0%
168.profile imageCarin Anne Bondar

PhD Biologist, Jungle Warrior, Author #WildSex & #WildMoms TV Host, TED talker, Mom. Nutjob. carinbondar.com
wacky chilliwack
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29,270 40.0%
169.profile imageHelen Branswell

Infectious diseases & global health reporter for STAT. @statnews, statnews.com. I block rude. #Zika, #Ebola, #polio, #flu #AMR. Neiman '11. 🇨🇦
Boston, MA
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
20,948 40.0%
170.profile imageLeonid Kruglyak

Geneticist. Professor @UCLA. @Strava addict. Occasional mountaineer. Analyzing large datasets since long before #BigData became cool. My tweets are my own.
Santa Monica Mtns, probably
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
16,494 40.0%
171.profile imageTara C. Smith

Professor, microbiologist/ infectious disease epidemiologist, writer, toddler & teen wrangler. Antibiotic resistance, zoonotic disease, scicomm, zombies.
Kent, Ohio
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
14,770 40.0%
172.profile imageMalcolm M. Campbell

Biologist, professor, @UofG VPR. Science, SciComm & HigherEd tweets. Often with whippets, running, thinking, gleaning those #SixIncredibleThingsBeforeBreakfast.
Guelph, Ontario
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,892 40.0%
173.profile imageClifton Wiens

Then: Nat Geo. Now: I walk. I write. Drama set in 1876 Wash DC in development. Modern times, as it were.
Instagram clifton_wiens
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
3,942 40.0%
174.profile imageJennifer Bogo

Science journalist. Penguin enthusiast. Fan of Mars habitats but think Earth is worth saving. Deputy editor at @audubonmag. Formerly orbited @popsci @popmech.
New York
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,661 40.0%
175.profile imageLongreads

The world's best stories, since 2009. Use #longreads to share your favorites. Part of the @Automattic @WordPressdotcom family.
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
253,199 39.4%
176.profile imageErin Biba

Science Writer -- BBC, Scientific American, Newsweek, Popular Science, The Mythbusters' Tested.com and others. erbiba at gmail dot com
New York City
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10,408 39.4%
177.profile imageJoel Achenbach

The Washington Post; Achenblog; Why Things Are; Captured By Aliens; The Grand Idea; A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea
Washington DC
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
9,853 39.4%
178.profile imageRowan Hooper

Managing editor @newscientist. PhD in evolutionary biology. Former Tokyoite & entomologist; columnist for @japantimes. New book, SUPERHUMAN, out 2018 すごい!
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,776 39.4%
179.profile imageJanet D. Stemwedel

Philosopher, lapsed chemist, Forbes contributor. Previously: Scientific American, ScienceBlogs. forbes.com/sites/janetste…
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9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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180.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
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New York
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,452 39.4%
181.profile imageAllie Wilkinson

Freelance science journalist. Founder of @lookslikesci. Marine biologist at heart. Member of SEJ, NASW, SCB
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,222 39.4%
182.profile imageDavid Harris

science+art+design+journalism+books+words (Editor of Journal of Brief Ideas: briefideas.org. Previously editor of various science magazines.)
Brisbane, Australia
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,051 39.4%
183.profile imageCharlie Petit

Founding writer for Knight Science Journalism Tracker, freelancer, ex-newspaperman, not too smart but interested in every direction.
Berkeley CA
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,759 39.4%
184.profile imageAeon

Aeon is a magazine of ideas and culture. We publish in-depth essays, incisive articles, and a mix of original and curated videos - free to all.
5 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
111,381 38.9%
185.profile imageCara Santa Maria

#SciComm FTW | Host of the #TalkNerdy Podcast & @SkepticsGuide Rogue | Cofounder: @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA | As seen on TV: @SoCalConnected @GreatestMakers
Tiny Thinkers
Los Angeles
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
77,731 38.9%
186.profile imageEric Berger

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
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
25,451 38.9%
187.profile imageMatter

We make stuff.
New York, NY
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
24,431 38.9%
188.profile imageNidhi Subbaraman

Science reporter @BuzzFeedNews. Email: [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,735 38.9%
189.profile imageRebecca Boyle

Writer. Often @TheAtlantic @newscientist @FiveThirtyEight & etc. Chronicler of night & its inhabitants. Reporting on Earth, Mars, the moon, the sun, & history.
Saint Louis, MO
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,344 38.9%
190.profile imageBrendan Borrell

Correspondent @outsidemagazine Also writing for Businessweek, Nature, National Geographic, etc.
Los Angeles, CA
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,182 38.9%
191.profile imageMichael E. Mann

Climate Scientist, Professor & Director of the Penn State ESSC; Author of Dire Predictions, The Hockey Stick & the Climate Wars, and The Madhouse Effect
Penn State University, PA
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
62,970 38.3%
192.profile imageBora Zivkovic

Pittsboro, NC
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
30,305 38.3%
193.profile imageCarmen Drahl

Communicator. Traveler. Eater of food. Contributor @Forbes @DCist. Formerly @thinkfoodgroup @cenmag. Chemistry PhD @Princeton. Tuits en inglés y español.
Washington, DC, mostly.
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,702 38.3%
194.profile imageOliver Morton

Author, The Planet Remade heliophage.wordpress.com/2015/09/26/the…. Views not The Economist's, RT's not endorsements (obviously)
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Greenwich, UK
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
8,552 38.3%
195.profile imagełopatologia

Science editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected]
Oakland, California
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
8,492 38.3%
196.profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum

Author + Exec Dir of @SciDebate + Host of @michiganstateu's Our Table. Blog @SciAm. Politics. Science. Food. Energy.
The Science of Kissing
Unscientific America
East Lansing, MI
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,396 38.3%
197.profile imageJamie Vernon

Science advocate & champion of evidence-based decision making. Husband, Dad, Citizen, Scientist, @SigmaXiCEO.
Raleigh, NC
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,839 38.3%
198.profile imageJamie Shreeve

Deputy Editor in Chief, National Geographic
Washington DC and Bellport NY
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,679 38.3%
199.profile imageWIRED

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.
San Francisco/New York
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
9,844,205 37.7%
200.profile imageSteven Pinker

Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
Boston, MA
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
353,460 37.7%
201.profile imageJennifer Frazer

Freelance science writer, blogger at The Artful Amoeba for Scientific American, Under-Loved Lifeform Enthusiast, and poker/prodder of misc. slimy things.
Colorado's Front Range
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,773 37.7%
202.profile imagePopular Science

Awe-inspiring science, tech, and DIY. 145 years strong. 2017’s most incredible innovations: https://t.co/nKjFLuc5Ri #BOWN2017
New York
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
1,253,021 37.1%
203.profile imageRadiolab 🔬

Radiolab is a show about curiosity from @WNYCStudios.
multiple universes
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
262,167 37.1%
204.profile imageDr Adam Rutherford

Back off man, I'm a scientist bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03…
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
47,989 37.1%
205.profile imageKatharine Hayhoe

Not suspicious, just Canadian. Climate scientist, @TTUCSC director, polisci prof, knitter, pastor's wife, mom. TIME+ForeignPolicy100. First in line for cloning.
Texas Tech University
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
44,351 37.1%
206.profile imageGwen Pearson🐜🐛

I'm a bug AND a feature! I do insect outreach and write about science. Part of @ento_allies. Tweets personal/do not represent employers etc etc 🐝 she/her
Low Earth Orbit, Indiana
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
17,777 37.1%
207.profile imageAnna Kuchment

The Dallas Morning News science writer, Scientific American editor, and author of The Forgotten Cure (Copernicus Books; 2012), about phages. Views are my own.
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,554 37.1%
208.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]
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,309,478 36.6%
209.profile imageNicholas Thompson

"My dad is head of Wired Magazine, which means he helps make Wired Magazine and smacks it on his head" -- my son.
New York
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
83,856 36.6%
210.profile imageScott Hensley

Editing @NPR online health coverage. Ex-WSJ. Lover of Dobermans, craft beer, 🦀s, @jhumenslacrosse & 🇺🇸. (PR folks, no pitches, pls.)
Washington, D.C.
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
31,475 36.6%
211.profile imageAlex Wild

Curator of Entomology at the University of Texas at Austin.
Austin, Texas
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
18,161 36.6%
212.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, 7 mos on Twitter
11,327 36.6%
213.profile imageLisa Grossman

Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own.
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
5,703 36.6%
214.profile imageBrian Mossop

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San Francisco, CA
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
4,738 36.6%
215.profile imageDoug Main

writer. journalist. i cover science & things wild/extraordinary & little-known. i like ampersands. douglasmain @ gmail
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
4,611 36.6%
216.profile imageEli Kintisch

Correspondent, Science mag. Author, Hack the Planet. RT =/= endorsement
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,509 36.6%
217.profile imageDavid Corcoran

Associate director
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7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,228 36.6%
218.profile imageMartin F. Robbins

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Maidenhead, UK
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
26,663 36.0%
219.profile imageMichael Specter

I am a staff writer at The New Yorker and the author of the book Denialism.
Hudson, NY
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
11,542 36.0%
220.profile imageMichele Banks

Maker of science-y art. Microblognitsa. Keeper of the lolcats.
Washington, DC
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
7,583 36.0%
221.profile imageJessica Morrison

Hey, it's Jessica. You know what to do. Leave a message, and I'll call you back.
Washington, DC via Tennessee
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,445 36.0%
222.profile imageJohn Matson

words about code @datadoghq
Nevada City, CA
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
2,415 36.0%
223.profile imageThe New York Times

Where the conversation begins. Follow for breaking news, special reports, RTs of our journalists and more. Visit nyti.ms/2io2WFI to share news tips.
New York City
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
40,250,888 35.4%
224.profile imageVeronique Greenwood

Odds and ends, bric-a-brac, scientific paraphernalia. Writer for BBC Future, The New York Times Magazine, and others.
The Pearl River Delta
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,029 35.4%
225.profile imageVictoria Jaggard

Senior science editor @NatGeo. Space fan, gaming geek, goth fashionista, Navy brat. Pitch me: victoria dot jaggard at natgeo dot com
Washington, DC
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,558 35.4%
226.profile imageapoorva mandavilli

award-winning science journalist, founding editor and EIC of @Spectrum, co-founder of @CultureDish, former NYU adjunct faculty, travel enthusiast, Mom

8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,166 35.4%
227.profile imageThe Onion

America's Finest News Source.
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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