Professional Science Writers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2018-Jan-11 17:21 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, 11 mos on Twitter
128,374 85.4%
2.profile imageCarl Zimmer

@nytimes columnist. New book: "She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity" May 2018 bit.ly/SheHasHerMothe…
She Has Her Mother's Laugh
A Planet of Viruses
Evolution: Making Sense of Life
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
277,940 80.3%
3.profile imageVirginia Hughes

Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap. DM for Signal #
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
30,937 76.4%
4.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, 9 mos on Twitter
27,904 76.4%
5.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, 10 mos on Twitter
34,692 75.8%
6.profile imageDeborah Blum

Book author, Science journalist, blogger, and director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT.
The Best American Science and Nat...
The Best American Science and Nat...
Love at Goon Park
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
31,968 75.8%
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, 10 mos on Twitter
17,768 74.2%
8.profile imageLaura Helmuth

Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. President of National Association @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
23,333 73.6%
9.profile imageIvan Oransky

Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; president, @AHCJ. That's a bear cub that walked up to our window.
Northampton, MA
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
31,018 71.9%
10.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, 5 mos on Twitter
36,026 70.8%
11.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
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
89,718 70.2%
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, 4 mos on Twitter
1,882,209 69.1%
13.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, 5 mos on Twitter
20,574 66.9%
14.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, 7 mos on Twitter
19,564 66.9%
15.profile imageAlexis C. Madrigal

staff writer @TheAtlantic | in the real world, these just people with ideas | Mexican, Oakland, Earthseed
Oakland, CA
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
203,546 65.7%
16.profile imageJennifer Ouellette

Jen-Luc Piquant is the faux-French avatar of science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Past Gizmodo science editor. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll.
Me, Myself, and Why
The Best Science Writing Online 2...
The Calculus Diaries
Los Angeles, CA
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
33,831 65.7%
17.profile imageScientific American

Awesome discoveries. Expert insights. Science that shapes the world.
New York City, NY, USA
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,424,016 65.2%
18.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, 8 mos on Twitter
57,915 64.6%
19.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
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
81,716 63.5%
20.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, 10 mos on Twitter
35,544 63.5%
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, 3 mos on Twitter
24,531 63.5%
22.profile imageBrendan Maher

Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
12,497 63.5%
23.profile imageChristie Aschwanden

Lead writer for science @FiveThirtyEight Evidence-based journalist, book critic, essayist. My parties have dancing. christieaschwanden.com
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
12,193 62.9%
24.profile imageRobin Lloyd

senior writer @undarkmag covering public health, contributing editor @sciam
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
10,617 62.4%
25.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
98,863,960 61.8%
26.profile imageAmy Harmon

New York Times reporter covering science & society. Mom of @rumblecomics
Making Faces
New York, NY
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
16,832 61.2%
27.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, 8 mos on Twitter
12,246 61.2%
28.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, 6 mos on Twitter
48,333 60.7%
29.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, 6 mos on Twitter
9,281 60.7%
30.profile imageBrian Switek

Distant cousin of T. rex. Author of My Beloved Brontosaurus, Written in Stone, & Skeleton Keys (coming 2019). @SciAmBlogs writer. Furry self: @RileyBlackCat
The T Rex Handbook
Prehistoric Predators
My Beloved Brontosaurus
Where the fossils are.
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
24,849 60.1%
31.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @KatieMPalmer, @JetJocko, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.
San Francisco, California
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
2,093,769 59.6%
32.profile imageCorey S. Powell

Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Contributing editor at @aeonmag, @discovermag, and @AmSciMag. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
72,203 59.6%
33.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, 5 mos on Twitter
16,636 59.6%
34.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, 8 mos on Twitter
7,180 59.6%
35.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
11,245,296 59.0%
36.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, 10 mos on Twitter
18,577 59.0%
37.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sync your calendar with the solar system: nyti.ms/2vac9XL
New York, NY
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
1,156,104 58.4%
38.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, 1 mo on Twitter
16,153 58.4%
39.profile imagePhil Plait

SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy
Bad Astronomy
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
623,453 57.9%
40.profile imageSean Carroll

Physicist and author at Caltech. Married to @JenLucPiquant. Always wondering.
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
149,415 57.9%
41.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
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
46,839 57.9%
42.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, 4 mos on Twitter
7,642 57.9%
43.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, 4 mos on Twitter
9,227 57.3%
44.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of airplane food
Raleigh, NC
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
253,417 56.7%
45.profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷

futures critic 〰〰 shorter than you expected 〰〰 host & producer of @flashforwardpod 〰〰 formerly @30for30 podcasts at @espn 〰〰 Susie Derkins grown up 🔮🌀⚡️
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
16,065 56.7%
46.profile imageEmily '2018 Had Best Step Up' 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, 3 mos on Twitter
11,900 56.7%
47.profile imageMichael Moyer

Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
7,408 56.7%
48.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, 9 mos on Twitter
71,263 56.2%
49.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, 10 mos on Twitter
32,295 56.2%
50.profile imageAnnalee Newitz

Writing some books about science and history. Author of Autonomous. Founder of io9. Editor-at-large for Ars Technica. Eater of noodles. She/they.
Autonomous: A Novel
Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
She's Such a Geek
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
30,432 56.2%
51.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, 9 mos on Twitter
13,676 56.2%
52.profile imageJohn Timmer

Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,404 56.2%
53.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, 11 mos on Twitter
3,359,336 55.6%
54.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow.
New York, New York
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
777,415 55.6%
55.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, 4 mos on Twitter
7,425 55.6%
56.profile imagePeter Aldhous

Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
5 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
6,234 55.6%
57.profile imagePaul Raeburn

Journalist. Author. Producer, Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast. Passionate about journalism. Excited about comedy.
New York, NY
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
4,023 55.6%
58.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, 10 mos on Twitter
6,891 55.1%
59.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, 1 mo on Twitter
27,403 53.9%
60.profile imageNancy Shute

Co-host For @NPR's Shots blog, loving all things medical and microbial.
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
12,267 53.9%
61.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, 8 mos on Twitter
7,611 53.9%
62.profile imageAmos Zeeberg

Freelance science and technology journalist. No job is too big; no fee is too big.
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,611 53.9%
63.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, 5 mos on Twitter
60,964 53.4%
64.profile imageChris Mooney

Energy and environment writer at @washingtonpost, also tweeting at @postgreen. Views are my own.
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
29,513 53.4%
65.profile imageDavid Quammen

Author of Spillover, The Song of the Dodo, and Yellowstone: A Journey.... Contributing Writer for @NatGeo.
The Tangled Tree
The Chimp and the River
Bozeman, Montana
5 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
9,328 53.4%
66.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, 11 mos on Twitter
6,945 53.4%
67.profile imageAdam Rogers

Deputy Editor/Wired. Science and geekery. Wrote Proof: The Science of Booze. Kraka-thoom.
Proof: The Science of Booze
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
13,882 52.8%
68.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
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
11,149 52.8%
69.profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer

Science journalist. Columnist for @Slate, contributing editor at @SciAm, 2017 National Magazine Award finalist, 2018 Alicia Patterson Foundation fellow.
Hudson Valley, NY
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
7,984 52.8%
70.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, 7 mos on Twitter
5,376 52.2%
71.profile imageChristie Wilcox

Author of Venomous (amzn.to/1Y9WwIm) & Science Sushi (bit.ly/1SOOe5F); Editor for @SciShow; Cell & Molec PhD; @BuehlerSciWri’s partner; Mom
Washington, USA
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
19,791 51.7%
72.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, 4 mos on Twitter
7,373 51.7%
73.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, 10 mos on Twitter
5,569 51.7%
74.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, 8 mos on Twitter
1,095,106 51.1%
75.profile imageDNLee

#NewProf, Mammalogist, Diversity & Access to STEM, Unapologetically Intersectional, Mama Panyabuku, TED Fellow, NatGeo Emerging Explorer
Midwest, US; Tanzania, Africa
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
25,323 51.1%
76.profile imagedavid kroll

Recovering academic pharmacologist. Science, music & medicine writer @forbeshealth, sometimes @cenmag @indyweek. Drugs from nature, drug safety & interactions.
Durham, NC and Clarksville, VA
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
11,376 51.1%
77.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, 8 mos on Twitter
7,086 51.1%
78.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, 2 mos on Twitter
6,095 51.1%
79.profile imageHillary Rosner

Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Go Green, Live Rich
Boulder, CO
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
5,355 51.1%
80.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, 7 mos on Twitter
142,054 50.6%
81.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.
Portland, OR
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
11,416 50.6%
82.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, 5 mos on Twitter
5,061 50.6%
83.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, 8 mos on Twitter
11,963 50.0%
84.profile imageCristine Russell

Science, enviro, health writer: climate science+policy; the media; women in science. World Conf of Sci Journalists 2017 co-chair; Harvard Kennedy School fellow
Cambridge, MA; CT; wherever
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
5,973 50.0%
85.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EST (UTC-5).
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
27,915,984 49.4%
86.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, 5 mos on Twitter
71,228 49.4%
87.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, 2 mos on Twitter
20,883 49.4%
88.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, 6 mos on Twitter
13,918 49.4%
89.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, 7 mos on Twitter
13,754 49.4%
90.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, 11 mos on Twitter
3,756 49.4%
91.profile imageMatthew Herper

Forbes reporter covering science and medicine
New York
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
79,123 48.9%
92.profile imageAlok Jha

Science journalist • @WellcomeTrust fellow • Author, The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt • https://t.co/fDefJYnSAE • https://t.co/mFo1Zv4Hci
How to Live Forever
50 Ways the World Could End
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
30,416 48.9%
93.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, 10 mos on Twitter
1,075,317 48.3%
94.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader. Writer.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
846,115 48.3%
95.profile imageThe NPR Science Desk

Science news, commentary and conversation from NPR.
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
252,194 48.3%
96.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
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
27,344 48.3%
97.profile imageHannah Waters

science & environmental writer. senior associate editor @audubonsociety. interested in how organisms and populations adapt to climate change (past and present)
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
8,227 48.3%
98.profile imageCurtis Brainard

@SciAm Digital Content Manager | President @WFSJ
New York
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2015-Aug-30)
3,346 48.3%
99.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, 10 mos on Twitter
15,792 47.8%
100.profile imageErika Check Hayden

Director, @UCSC Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,441 47.8%
101.profile imageDiscover Magazine

The best science magazine, in print and online
Between gluons and galaxies
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,150,244 47.2%
102.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, 8 mos on Twitter
12,823 46.6%
103.profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya

Science correspondent for @TheEconomist. [email protected]
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
12,032 46.6%
104.profile imageFred Guterl

Journalist, editor, formerly @sciam, @newsweek, @nytmag, @discovermag, @ieeespectrum. Author, Fate of the Species
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
4,071 46.6%
105.profile imageNational Geographic

Since its inception nearly 130 years ago, the core purpose of National Geographic has been to further the knowledge and awareness of our world.
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
21,711,950 46.1%
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, 7 mos on Twitter
227,320 46.1%
107.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, 3 mos on Twitter
47,236 46.1%
108.profile imageMichael Fe3+

Brigadier General of the War on Christmas @SenatorPhd (my conflicts bit.ly/1npOeyU)
37° 14′ 6″ N, 115° 48′ 40″ W
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
25,062 46.1%
109.profile imageMatthew R Francis

Writer of physics and astronomy. Wearer of jaunty hats. Tryin' to publish a novel. Proud Rebel scum. Avatar by @ScienceComic .
Cleveland, OH
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
15,640 46.1%
110.profile imageLou Woodley

Community Engagement @trelliscience & Program Director @AAAS Community Engagement Fellows #CEFP2017. Lives in the UX. #OpenScience, #SciComm, squirrels!🐿
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
11,944 46.1%
111.profile imageBetsy Mason

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9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
8,788 46.1%
112.profile imageMichelle Nijhuis

Project editor @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag, blogger @NewYorker, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Proud mom @GirlBilbo.
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113.profile imageEric Holthaus

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Minnesota, USA
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
344,936 45.5%
114.profile imageNicholas St. Fleur

Science journalist. Covering archaeology, paleontology, and space. Passionate about diversity in STEM. @nytimes
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115.profile image(((Steve Mirsky)))

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8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
6,031 45.5%
116.profile imageAmanda Moon

Director, Scientific American/Farrar, Straus & Giroux; Senior Editor, Farrar, Straus & Giroux. Senior Editor, Novel Graphics. @fsgbooks
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,407 45.5%
117.profile imagesimon frantz

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8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,922 45.5%
118.profile imageNautilus

A magazine on science, culture, and philosophy for the intellectually curious
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60,736 44.9%
119.profile imagekelly oakes

science editor, @BuzzFeedUK | chippy tea enthusiast | send me photos of your cat | RTs mean hire me
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7,102 44.9%
120.profile imageAmy Maxmen

Journalist covering evolution, biotech and everything in between for Nature. Former freelancer at Newsweek, NY Times, Wired and other outlets. Views are my own.
East Bay/Cali
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4,089 44.9%
121.profile imageNieman Lab

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279,751 44.4%
122.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
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
29,713 44.4%
123.profile imageTim De Chant

Science journalism for the public good at @NOVApbs and @PerSquareMile.
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,327 44.4%
124.profile imageElon Musk

8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
17,994,134 43.8%
125.profile imageProPublica

Pursuing stories with moral force. Send us things: propub.li/2hoDS2G. Newsletter: propub.li/2yHtb4z. Also follow @ProPublicaIL. We're there, too.
New York, NY
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
714,572 43.8%
126.profile imageben goldacre, MBE LOL

Doctor, nerd cheerleader, Bad Science person, stats geek, procrastinator. Currently an academic at CEBM in Oxford ebmdatalab.net [email protected]
Oxford, England
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
492,713 43.8%
127.profile imageMo Costandi

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London/ Oxford
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
39,284 43.8%
128.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, 4 mos on Twitter
28,613 43.8%
129.profile imageBrian Malow

Science comedian, Earth. Available for off-world appearances, if transportation is provided. Your mileage may vary in accordance with relativity.
Raleigh, NC

9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
19,385 43.8%
130.profile imageMarc Abrahams

editor of the Annals of Improbable Research magazine, organizer of the Ig Nobel Prizes. Also see: @ImprobResearch
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8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
9,335 43.8%
131.profile imageErik Vance

Easily distracted science writer. Writer of magazine stories and author of the book Suggestible You with National Geographic.
Mexico City
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,587 43.8%
132.profile imageSiri Carpenter

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Madison, Wisconsin
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2,592 43.8%
133.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, 8 mos on Twitter
8,389,865 43.3%
134.profile imagePhilip Yam

Science editor, writer. Editor-in-Chief, Simons Foundation. President, AAJA-NY 2013-2017. Former @SciAm managing editor. Book author. My views
New York
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
4,212 43.3%
135.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, 10 mos on Twitter
2,505 43.3%
136.profile imageBill Nye

Bill Nye Saves the World Season 2, Part 1 now streaming on Netflix.
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,696,208 42.7%
137.profile imageNate Silver

Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,906,175 42.7%
138.profile imageAtul Gawande

Surgeon, Writer, Researcher, Dilettante. ariadnelabs.org lifebox.org
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
231,989 42.7%
139.profile imageUndark Magazine

Undark Magazine explores science as a frequently wondrous, sometimes contentious, and occasionally troubling byproduct of human culture.
Cambridge, MA
2 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
9,817 42.7%
140.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, 11 mos on Twitter
2,740,009 42.1%
141.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, 10 mos on Twitter
37,863 42.1%
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, 11 mos on Twitter
27,705 42.1%
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, 3 mos on Twitter
14,876 42.1%
144.profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross

Correspondent @ViceNews on @HBO • Climate/Science • She/Her/Hers • Tip me: [email protected] • PGP https://t.co/Z4K4gIY0qi
New York City (et Montréal)
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
8,131 42.1%
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, 9 mos on Twitter
6,669 42.1%
146.profile imageKaryn Traphagen

Cultivating Curiosity.
Durham, NC
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
6,308 42.1%
147.profile imageSusannah Locke

Special projects editor @voxdotcom, formerly @PopSci, blogger of Star Trek haikus. [email protected]
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,131 42.1%
148.profile imageCharles Seife

Journalist, author, NYU professor, debunker of 'alternative facts'
New York City
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,075 42.1%
149.profile imageNews from Science

The latest stories in science, brought to you by the @sciencemagazine news team.
Washington, D.C.
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
214,616 41.6%
150.profile imageDr. Kiki Sanford

Science ninjas unite!
Portland, OR
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
203,830 41.6%
151.profile imageAlice Bell

Day-job: building public action on climate change @1010. Also: trustee @medact. Writer, runner, baker, knitter. Former academic, journo and museum worker.
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
25,019 41.6%
152.profile imageMalcolm M. Campbell

Biologist, professor, @UofG VPR. Science, SciComm & HigherEd tweets. Often with whippets, running, thinking, gleaning those #SixIncredibleThingsBeforeBreakfast.
Guelph, Ontario
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
8,946 41.6%
153.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, 5 mos on Twitter
8,158 41.6%
154.profile imageAleszu Bajak

Science journalist • Teach and manage grad programs @NUjournalism • Fellow @Ksjatmit • Founder @Storybench @LatAmSci • Alum @Undarkmag @Scifri • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,223 41.6%
155.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, 2 mos on Twitter
5,452 41.6%
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
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3,895,495 41.0%
157.profile imageJad Abumrad

I make Radiolab and some music too. When I tweet it's just me.
Brooklyn, NY
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
321,037 41.0%
158.profile imagePLOS

PLOS accelerates progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication. Tweets by @sarakassabian @VCostelloBlogs
USA and UK
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126,132 41.0%
159.profile imageKyle Hill

I explore science on TV and the internet. Science editor @Nerdist. Host/EP #BecauseScience. Business: kylehill.net. Insta: Sci_Phile. Latest video 👇🔥
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
65,261 41.0%
160.profile imageDavid Bradley

I make things you can read, look at, and listen to. Science writer, photographer, singer-songwriter. 👨‍🎤🎸📷⚗️🇪🇺🕊️
Cambridge, UK
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
45,473 41.0%
161.profile imageCarin Anne Bondar

PhD Biologist, Jungle Warrior, Author #WildSex & #WildMoms TV Host, TED talker, Mom. Nutjob. carinbondar.com
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8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
29,300 41.0%
162.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, 9 mos on Twitter
21,357 41.0%
163.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, 8 mos on Twitter
17,282 41.0%
164.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, 9 mos on Twitter
17,091 41.0%
165.profile imageErin Biba

Science Writer -- BBC, Scientific American, Newsweek, PopSci, WIRED, Adam Savage's Tested and others. Former Fact Checker. erbiba at gmail dot com
New York City
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
11,830 41.0%
166.profile imageNidhi Subbaraman

Science reporter @BuzzFeedNews. Email: [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
5,764 41.0%
167.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, 2 mos on Twitter
5,371 41.0%
168.profile imageAnn Finkbeiner

Science writer whose current job is to write whatever I can get an assignment to write.
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,220 41.0%
169.profile imageTara C. Smith

Professor, microbiologist/ infectious disease epidemiologist, writer, toddler & teen wrangler. Antibiotic resistance, zoonotic disease, scicomm, zombies.
Kent, Ohio
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
15,084 40.4%
170.profile imageErin Podolak

Science Writer for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Lehigh University and UW-Madison alum. Polar Bear enthusiast.
Boston, MA
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,022 40.4%
171.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, 10 mos on Twitter
2,462 40.4%
172.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, 11 mos on Twitter
43,634 39.9%
173.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, 5 mos on Twitter
26,478 39.3%
174.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, 11 mos on Twitter
16,627 39.3%
175.profile imageJanet D. Stemwedel

Philosopher, lapsed chemist, Forbes contributor. Previously: Scientific American, ScienceBlogs. forbes.com/sites/janetste…
San Francisco Bay Area
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
12,431 39.3%
176.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, 4 mos on Twitter
9,864 39.3%
177.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, 4 mos on Twitter
4,057 39.3%
178.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, 2 mos on Twitter
3,462 39.3%
179.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, 11 mos on Twitter
2,655 39.3%
180.profile imageBora Zivkovic

Pittsboro, NC
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
30,283 38.8%
181.profile imagełopatologia

Science editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected]
Oakland, California
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
8,791 38.8%
182.profile imageGeorge Musser

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New York
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,532 38.8%
183.profile imageJamie Vernon

Science advocate & champion of evidence-based decision making. Husband, Dad, Citizen, Scientist, @SigmaXiCEO.
Raleigh, NC
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
6,862 38.8%
184.profile imageAllie Wilkinson

Freelance science journalist. Founder of @lookslikesci. Marine biologist at heart. Member of SEJ, NASW, SCB
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
6,232 38.8%
185.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, 2 mos on Twitter
3,936 38.8%
186.profile imageWIRED

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.
San Francisco/New York
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
10,089,971 38.2%
187.profile imageLongreads

The world's best stories, since 2009. Use #longreads to share your favorites. Part of the @Automattic @WordPressdotcom family.
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
258,255 38.2%
188.profile imageMatter

We make stuff.
New York, NY
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24,242 38.2%
189.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, 6 mos on Twitter
8,704 38.2%
190.profile imageOliver Morton

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The Planet Remade
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Greenwich, UK
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
8,636 38.2%
191.profile imageBrendan Borrell

Correspondent @outsidemagazine Also writing for Businessweek, Nature, National Geographic, etc.
Los Angeles, CA
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,195 38.2%
192.profile imageCharlie Petit

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Berkeley CA
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
1,760 38.2%
193.profile imageJamie Shreeve

Deputy Editor in Chief, National Geographic
Washington DC and Bellport NY
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,688 38.2%
194.profile imageSteven Pinker

Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
Boston, MA
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
365,585 37.6%
195.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, 11 mos on Twitter
114,814 37.6%
196.profile imageCara Santa Maria

#SciComm FTW | Host of the #TalkNerdy Podcast & @SkepticsGuide Rogue | Cofounder: @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA | As seen on TV: @BillNyeSaves @SoCalConnected
Tiny Thinkers
Los Angeles
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
77,917 37.6%
197.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, 3 mos on Twitter
64,583 37.6%
198.profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum

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The Science of Kissing
Unscientific America
East Lansing, MI
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
8,505 37.6%
199.profile imageDoug Main

writer. journalist. i cover science & things wild/extraordinary & little-known. i like ampersands. douglasmain @ gmail
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
4,623 37.6%
200.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, 9 mos on Twitter
3,786 37.6%
201.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, 8 mos on Twitter
46,512 37.1%
202.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, 11 mos on Twitter
18,143 37.1%
203.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, 4 mos on Twitter
2,605 37.1%
204.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, 10 mos on Twitter
40,804,213 36.5%
205.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, 4 mos on Twitter
2,364,427 36.5%
206.profile imagePopular Science

Awe-inspiring science, tech, and DIY. 145 years strong. || #FatMonth: We're investigating the fat in our foods, bodies, and ecosystems bit.ly/2CwYv7N
New York
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
1,259,708 36.5%
207.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, 2 mos on Twitter
86,342 36.5%
208.profile imageDr Adam Rutherford

Back off man, I'm a scientist bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03…
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
49,572 36.5%
209.profile imageScott Blockchain Hensley

Editing @NPR online health coverage. Ex-WSJ. Lover of Dobermans, craft beer, 🦀s, @jhumenslacrosse & 🇺🇸. (PR folks, no pitches, pls.)
Washington, D.C.
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
31,749 36.5%
210.profile imageAlex Wild

Curator of Entomology at the University of Texas at Austin.
Austin, Texas
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
18,436 36.5%
211.profile imageMC Stardust ✨ call sign "Charlie"

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, 9 mos on Twitter
11,472 36.5%
212.profile imageLisa Grossman

Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own.
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,832 36.5%
213.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, 9 mos on Twitter
2,199 36.5%
214.profile imageThe Onion

America's Finest News Source.
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
10,985,852 36.0%
215.profile imageRadiolab 🔬

Radiolab is a show about curiosity from @WNYCStudios.
multiple universes
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
264,421 36.0%
216.profile imageMartin F. Robbins

Author of Raising HAL, a blog about artificial intelligence and data at The Guardian. Science, culture, politics, messiness. [email protected]
Maidenhead, UK
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
26,856 36.0%
217.profile imageMichele Banks

Maker of science-y art. Microblognitsa. Keeper of the lolcats.
Washington, DC
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,736 36.0%
218.profile imageBrian Mossop

Account Director at Republic Publishing. @wired alum. Former neuroscientist. I love data.
San Francisco, CA
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2016-Nov-23)
4,725 36.0%
219.profile imageEli Kintisch

Correspondent, Science mag. Author, Hack the Planet. RT =/= endorsement
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,538 36.0%
220.profile imageVeronique Greenwood

Odds and ends, bric-a-brac, scientific paraphernalia. Writer for BBC Future, The New York Times Magazine, and others.
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,165 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, 11 mos on Twitter
2,503 36.0%
222.profile imageJohn Matson

words about code @datadoghq
Nevada City, CA
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
2,414 36.0%
223.profile imageEzra Klein

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9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
2,332,440 35.4%
224.profile imageAm Geophysical Union

Official account of the American Geophysical Union, the world's largest organization of Earth and space scientists. Tweets do not imply endorsement.
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
48,983 35.4%
225.profile imageHope Jahren

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6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
23,957 35.4%
226.profile imageFrancie Diep

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Santa Barbara, CA
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
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