Professional Science Writers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2017-Mar-23 11:39 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 smarturl.it/icontainmultit…
I Contain Multitudes
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
108,916 87.9%
2.profile imageCarl Zimmer

@nytimes columnist, @statnews national correspondent Talks: prhspeakers.com/speaker/carl-z… Newsletter tinyletter.com/carlzimmer carl -at- carlzimmer dot com
A Planet of Viruses
Evolution: Making Sense of Life
Study Guide for Evolution
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
267,861 81.9%
3.profile imageVirginia Hughes

Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap. Tips to: [email protected]
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
27,763 81.2%
4.profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker

Professional nerd and question asker. Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. DM for Signal. PGP: CC1F 3A12 FFF4 B730 7D44 E18A B2CD C60B
Before the Lights Go Out
Mental Floss Presents Be Amazing
Minneapolis, MN
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
26,148 79.9%
5.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
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
28,358 79.2%
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, 0 mos on Twitter
31,850 78.5%
7.profile imageAlexandra Witze

Correspondent for Nature. Tip securely: witzescience at gmail (PGP: C789 E4A2 E54A CC71 789E FD68 CE6F 1ED6 007D 3682) or awitze at protonmail.
Island on Fire
Island on Fire
Boulder, CO
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
16,601 75.8%
8.profile imageIvan Oransky

Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; editor at large, @medpagetoday; columnist, @statnews; VP, @AHCJ
New York and Northampton, MA
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
29,748 75.2%
9.profile imageLaura Helmuth

Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. President of National Association @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
19,448 75.2%
10.profile imageMaryn McKenna

Journalist, @SchusterInst senior fellow, TED speaker. Public health, global health, food policy. Secure mail: [email protected]
Big Chicken
Beating Back the Devil
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
33,410 72.5%
11.profile imageNature News&Comment

Science news & opinion from the news team at Nature, the weekly journal of #science. Get our daily newsletter: go.nature.com/dailynews
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,612,563 71.1%
12.profile imageDave Mosher

Baby daddy, journalist, science & tech correspondent at @businessinsider, @healthnewsrevu-er. Previously: @[email protected] Gaffes = mine. RT = 🤔 Dogs = the best.
New York, NY
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
19,352 71.1%
13.profile imageAlexis C. Madrigal

Editor at Large, @Fusion. Married @sarahrich. Working on Containers, a podcast about global trade, capitalism, and tech. Mexican, American
Oakland, CA
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
199,740 70.5%
14.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, 2 mos on Twitter
73,229 70.5%
15.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, 3 mos on Twitter
78,717 68.5%
16.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
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
27,914 68.5%
17.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
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
19,600 67.8%
18.profile imageBrendan Maher

Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
12,132 67.8%
19.profile imageSci Curious

#science writer Bethany Brookshire. Staff education Writer @SNStudents, Writer at @ScienceNews. Opinions my own. In my free time, I run long distances.
Science Blogging
Washington, DC
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
54,343 66.4%
20.profile imageSeth Mnookin

I heard the jury's still out on science.
The Panic Virus
Feeding the Monster
Hard News
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
35,530 66.4%
21.profile image(((John Rennie)))

Science writer/editor. Access Science, SciAm, PLOS BLOGS, TWC's Hacking the Planet & more. NYU SHERP, Banff SciComm. Opinions = my own—at most.
New York, NY
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
8,910 66.4%
22.profile imageScientific American

Founded in 1845, Scientific American is the authoritative source for the science discoveries and technology innovations that matter.
New York City, NY, USA
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,377,845 65.8%
23.profile imageRobin Lloyd

Journalist, editrix at large
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
10,300 65.8%
24.profile imageBrian Switek

Distant cousin of T. rex. Author of My Beloved Brontosaurus, Written in Stone, &c. @SciAmBlogs writer. Furry self: @RileyBlackCat
The T Rex Handbook
Prehistoric Predators
My Beloved Brontosaurus
Where the fossils are.
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
23,723 64.4%
25.profile imageAmy Harmon

New York Times reporter covering science & society. Mom of @rumblecomics
Making Faces
Making Faces
New York, NY
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
15,579 63.8%
26.profile imageNadia Drake

Contributing writer @natgeo. Hotel soap connoisseur. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
Little Book of Wonders
San Francisco, CA
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
15,326 63.8%
27.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
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
6,875 63.8%
28.profile imageJonathan Eisen

Prof. @UCDavis; Guardian of Microbial Diversity; fan of #OpenScience #STEMDiversity #RedSox #Barca; not fan of #microbiomania #yammm; head of microbe.net
Davis, CA
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
43,487 63.1%
29.profile imageLizNeeley

Mixing a love of science, storytelling, journalism, & #scicomm studies with a passion for gorgeous design. Executive Director of The Story Collider
Washington DC area
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
13,987 62.4%
30.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
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
11,382 62.4%
31.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, 1 mo on Twitter
30,331 61.7%
32.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
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
16,075 61.7%
33.profile imageChristie Aschwanden

Lead writer for science @FiveThirtyEight Evidence-based journalist, book critic, essayist. My parties have dancing. christieaschwanden.com
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
9,712 61.7%
34.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
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
12,951 61.1%
35.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
7,042,887 60.4%
36.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @KatieMPalmer, @StocktonSays, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.
San Francisco, California
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,017,283 60.4%
37.profile imageChristopher Mims

Technology columnist at @WSJ. Lapsed Texan.
Baltimore, MD
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
61,795 60.4%
38.profile imageCorey S. Powell

Science editor at @aeonmag. Contributing editor and blogger at @discovermag. Contributing editor at @AmSciMag. Science-curious.
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
26,648 60.4%
39.profile imageEmily Willingham🏁

Journalist. Forbes contributor. Expatriated Texan. Cranky but cheerful. You need me to write and edit for you. You really do.
The World
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
11,386 60.4%
40.profile imagePaul Raeburn

Journalist, author, podcaster. Passionate about journalism.
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,926 60.4%
41.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sign up for the Science Times email newsletter: nyti.ms/20Qgv3s
New York, NY
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,062,689 59.7%
42.profile imagePhil Plait

SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My blog RSS feed: blastr.com/tags/bad-astro…
Bad Astronomy
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
559,332 59.7%
43.profile imageSean Carroll

Physicist and author at Caltech. Married to @JenLucPiquant. Poetic naturalist. Asking questions of the universe, hoping they're the right ones. See also @wiawm.
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
76,418 59.7%
44.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
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
9,086 59.7%
45.profile imageBrooke Borel

Science journalist. Author of Infested and The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checking. Secure email: [email protected]
The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checkin...
The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checkin...
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
6,799 59.7%
46.profile imageRebecca Skloot

Author NYTimes Bestseller IMMORTAL LIFE OF #HENRIETTALACKS #HeLa an Oprah/HBO #HeLaMovie soon. Writing book on humans #animals #ethics. Instagram @rebeccaskloot
The Best American Science and Nat...
The Best American Science Writing...
The Immortal Life of Henrietta La...
Berkeley, CA
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
43,510 59.1%
47.profile imageRachel Feltman

Chief Science Officer of the USS @popsci // Founded a blog @washingtonpost // Cries over space robots. [email protected]
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
15,955 59.1%
48.profile imageMichael Moyer

Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Formerly @SciAm & @PopSci. Fan of evidence, bicycles, gluten. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
7,111 59.1%
49.profile imageDan Fagin

Professing sci. journalism, directing #SHERP @ NYU. Author of Toms River, 2014 Pulitzer Prize in Nonfiction. Butterfly chaser. Discontinue if irritation occurs.
Toms River
Toxic Deception
New York
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,060 59.1%
50.profile imagePeter Aldhous

Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer scicom.ucsc.edu @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
4 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
5,487 59.1%
51.profile imageAnnalee Newitz

Tech culture editor at Ars Technica. Founder of io9. Author of the novel Autonomous, coming Sept. 2017. It's about pirates and robots.
Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
She's Such a Geek
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
26,807 58.4%
52.profile imageRose Eveleth 🚀

shorter than you expected ⦊⦊ host & producer of @flashforwardpod ⦊⦊ now making @30for30 podcasts at @espn ⦊⦊ Susie Derkins grown up ⦊⦊ 🔮
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
14,441 58.4%
53.profile imageJohn Timmer

Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
9,167 58.4%
54.profile imageThe Open Notebook

Writer interviews, topical features, pitch database & more. The Open Notebook tells the stories behind the best science stories. theopennotebook.com
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
6,305 58.4%
55.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
86,053,345 57.7%
56.profile imageNancy Shute

Co-host For @NPR's Shots blog, loving all things medical and microbial.
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
11,778 57.7%
57.profile imageAmos Zeeberg

Freelance science and technology journalist. No job is too big; no fee is too big.
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,584 57.7%
58.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow, from @PRI.
New York, New York
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
750,787 57.0%
59.profile imageChris Mooney

Energy and environment writer at @washingtonpost, also tweeting at @postgreen.
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
25,745 57.0%
60.profile imageFerris Jabr

A writer. A transfigured remnant of stars. An elaborate shell for DNA. A self-aware lump of electric jelly narrating its own bewilderment. A dilation of death.
Portland, OR
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
10,906 56.4%
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
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,218 56.4%
62.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, 2 mos on Twitter
6,855 56.4%
63.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, 1 mo on Twitter
2,587,656 55.7%
64.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
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
60,476 55.7%
65.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of airplane food
Melbourne, Australia, or not
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
119,550 55.0%
66.profile imageKaren James

Wearer of the following hats: scientist putting DNA sequencing to work 4 environmental research & conservation, outdoorswoman, astronaut hopeful, feminist, wool
Bar Harbor, Maine, USA
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
24,596 55.0%
67.profile imageAdam Rogers

Deputy Editor/Wired. Science and geekery. Author of Proof: The Science of Booze. Ambassador of swig. Dean of a school in a dystopian future. So Elijah Baley.
Proof: The Science of Booze
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
12,675 55.0%
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
4 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
8,935 55.0%
69.profile imageBen Lillie

Director of The Story Collider (@story_collider). Scientist-turned-storyteller, former writer for TED. benlillie.com
New York, NY
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
7,014 55.0%
70.profile imageHillary Rosner

Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Go Green, Live Rich
Boulder, CO
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,124 55.0%
71.profile imageRobert Lee Hotz

I cover science matters for The Wall Street Journal
New York
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,038 54.4%
72.profile imageEmily Lakdawalla

Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist, writer, public speaker. Writing a book on Curiosity mission. Asteroid 274860.
Pasadena, CA
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
117,868 53.7%
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, 1 mo on Twitter
18,606 53.7%
74.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, 3 mos on Twitter
10,442 53.7%
75.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
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
5,718 53.7%
76.profile imageCurtis Brainard

@SciAm Digital Content Manager | President @WFSJ
New York
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2015-Aug-30)
3,398 53.7%
77.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, 0 mos on Twitter
29,813 52.3%
78.profile imageDNLee

#NewProf, Mammalogist, Diversity & Access to STEM, Unapologetically Intersectional, Mama Panyabuku, TED Fellow
Midwest, US; Tanzania, Africa
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
21,332 52.3%
79.profile imageNasty Kate Clancy

Associate professor at the University of Illinois, biological anthropologist, ladybusiness expert, mother, roller derby athlete.
Urbana, IL
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
10,090 52.3%
80.profile imageKathleen Raven

Science writer, Yale Medicine // voice behind @YaleMed // Formerly @BioPharmInsight @Reuters_Health @NatureMedicine // stem cells // Put your disclaimer here:
New Haven, CT
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
5,891 52.3%
81.profile imageColin Schultz

News editor @HakaiMagazine. Pitch me a story: Someone doing something for a reason. Don't pitch me press releases. [email protected]
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
4,834 52.3%
82.profile imageJason G. Goldman

Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Bylines @SciAm @BBC_Future @BBCEarth @KCET & more. @SciCommCamp & @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder. Scientist to the stars.
Science Blogging
Los Angeles
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
15,185 51.7%
83.profile imageAatish Bhatia

Science writer, physicist, tinkerer, teacher. Pro checks & balances. Trying to make the most of a brief time in a wondrous universe.
5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
10,617 51.7%
84.profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer

Science & health journalist focusing on microbes, food and the brain; Slate's parenting advice columnist; 2017 National Magazine Award finalist; mom of two.
Hudson Valley, NY
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
7,154 51.7%
85.profile imageDiscover Magazine

The best science magazine, in print and online
Between gluons and galaxies
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,044,907 51.0%
86.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
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
933,401 51.0%
87.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader, writer.
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
729,223 51.0%
88.profile imageMatthew Herper

Forbes reporter covering science and medicine
New York
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
71,953 51.0%
89.profile imageDavid Kroll

Pharmacologist | Science, medicine, edu, music writer @forbeshealth @cenmag @indyweek. Drugs from nature, safety & interactions. [email protected]
Durham, NC • Clarksville, VA
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
10,962 51.0%
90.profile imageJay Rosen

I teach journalism and direct the Studio 20 program at NYU, critique the press, try to grasp digital logic. Winter is coming for a free press after Trump.
New York City [email protected]
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
203,420 50.3%
91.profile imageSTAT

Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicine. Get ahead of the day's news with our newsletters: statnews.com/signup
1 yr, 8 mos on Twitter
52,505 50.3%
92.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.
My Planet
Oakland, CA • author
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
26,054 50.3%
93.profile imageErika Check Hayden

Director, @UCSC Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,114 50.3%
94.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
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
6,668 50.3%
95.profile imageAmanda Moon

Director of the Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux book imprint; Senior Editor, Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
6 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
4,304 50.3%
96.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, 1 mo on Twitter
3,509 50.3%
97.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EDT (UTC-4).
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
22,425,662 49.7%
98.profile imageScienceWriters

With more than 2,000 members, the National Association of Science Writers fosters the dissemination of accurate information regarding science.
Berkeley, CA
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
19,537 49.7%
99.profile imageseth borenstein

Associated Press science writer. [email protected] Cover Earth & space sciences, disasters & more. Father, BoSox fan. Teach at NYU/DC ap.org/tips/
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
10,488 49.7%
100.profile imageHannah Waters

science & environmental writer. editor @audubonsociety. Likes birds, rocks, plants, the ocean, words, artifacts. chicka dee dee dee dee dee
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
7,149 49.7%
101.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, 0 mos on Twitter
1,001,316 49.0%
102.profile imageThe NPR Science Desk

Science news, commentary and conversation from NPR.
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
240,989 49.0%
103.profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya

Science correspondent for @TheEconomist. [email protected]
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
11,427 49.0%
104.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
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,697 49.0%
105.profile imagesimon frantz

Managing Editor, Features BBC.com. Formerly: @BBC_Future, @nobelprize, @NatRevDrugDisc. Views expressed are my own.
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
3,897 49.0%
106.profile imageNieman Lab

We are the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard. We're trying to figure out the future of news.
Cambridge, Mass.
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
263,430 48.3%
107.profile imageMo Costandi

Neuroscientist, writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press) & 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus) | neurophilosophy.wordpress.com instagram.com/mocostandi/
London/ Oxford
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
36,477 48.3%
108.profile imageMatthew R. Francis

Writer of science, fiction, and comics. Wearer of jaunty hats. Social Justice Doof Warrior. Avatar by @ScienceComic . Will science for food.
Yavin 4
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
12,934 48.3%
109.profile imageAzeen Ghorayshi

science reporter @BuzzFeedNews // fairly certain I've watched more fly sex than you // email me [email protected]
6 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,530 48.3%
110.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
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
46,637 47.7%
111.profile imageMaria Konnikova

Contributing writer @newyorker. Author of The Confidence Game (Viking 2016; order: amzn.to/1JtTAhk). Mastermind (Viking 2013). nyr.kr/1OeqI3D
New York, NY
5 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
26,200 47.7%
112.profile imageMarc Abrahams

editor of the Annals of Improbable Research magazine, organizer of the Ig Nobel Prizes. Also see: @ImprobResearch
The Ig Nobel Cookbook, volume 1
This is Improbable Too
This Is Improbable
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115.profile imageFred Guterl

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116.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.
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118.profile imageMichael Eisen

The #resistance will be footnoted - personal account of @SenatorPhd (my conflicts bit.ly/1npOeyU)
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119.profile imageBrian Malow

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

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120.profile imageLou Woodley

Community Engagement @trelliscience & Program Director @AAAS Community Engagement Fellows #CEFP2017. Lives in the UX. #OpenScience, #SciComm, squirrels!🐿
Washington, DC
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121.profile imageSiri Carpenter

Freelance writer and editor, co-founder of @open_notebook, runner, bicyclist, reader, form-filler-outer.
Madison, Wisconsin
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122.profile imageNate Silver

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New York
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123.profile imageBrandon Keim

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Metro DC & Maine
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124.profile imageMichelle Nijhuis

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125.profile imageEwen Callaway

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126.profile imageUndark Magazine

Truth, Beauty, Science.
Cambridge, MA
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127.profile imageTim De Chant

Science journalism for the public good at @NOVApbs and @PerSquareMile.
Cambridge, MA
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128.profile imageRobin Marantz Henig

Science journalist, immediate past prez of NASW @sciencewriters, co-author with my daughter @scootes of TWENTYSOMETHING bit.ly/YRkv3V
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129.profile imageDavid Bradley

Award-winning science writer. Amateur photographer. Aspiring rock god. Songs | Snaps | Science
Cambridge, UK
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
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130.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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3,256 45.6%
131.profile imageCharles Seife

Journalist, author, NYU professor, debunker of 'alternative facts'
New York City
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2,802 45.6%
132.profile imageNautilus

A magazine on science, culture, and philosophy for the intellectually curious
Science Connected
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133.profile imageJoe Hanson

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Austin, TX
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134.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
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14,758 45.0%
135.profile imageRoss Andersen

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Washington, DC
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11,137 45.0%
136.profile imageEnmity of the People

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137.profile imageVaughan Bell

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138.profile imageHelen Branswell

I report on infectious diseases & global health for @statnews, a Boston-based health news website. I block rude. #Zika, #Ebola, #MERS, #polio, #flu #AMR. 🇨🇦
Boston, MA
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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139.profile imageGeoff Brumfiel

I'm an editor for @nprscience. Also into nukes. I've got my own Geiger counter and everything.
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140.profile imageRachel Nuwer

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6 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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141.profile imageClifton Wiens

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142.profile imageAmy Maxmen

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East Bay/Cali
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143.profile imageErin Podolak

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Boston, MA
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144.profile imageJad Abumrad

I make Radiolab and some music too. When I tweet it's just me.
Brooklyn, NY
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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145.profile imageDr. Kiki Sanford

Science ninjas unite!
Portland, OR
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
204,997 43.6%
146.profile imageEric Holthaus

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Tucson, AZ
5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
150,013 43.6%
147.profile imageKaryn Traphagen

Cultivating Curiosity.
Durham, NC
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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148.profile imageNicholas St. Fleur

Science journalist for @nytimes. Interested in #archaeology, #paleontology, #citizenscience and quirky science stories. Passionate about STEM diversity.
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149.profile imageSusannah Locke

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150.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
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151.profile imageCharlie Petit

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Berkeley CA
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1,711 43.6%
152.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
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153.profile imageCuriosity Rover

NASA's latest mission to explore the surface of Mars. Roving the Red Planet since Aug. 5, 2012 (PDT) (Aug 6 UTC).
Gale Crater, Mars
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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154.profile imageScience News

Covering the latest news in all fields of science. Tweets by @wwrfd and @Kate_Travis. Publisher @society4science. See also @SNStudents.
Washington, DC
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2,271,853 43.0%
155.profile imageProPublica

Pursuing stories with moral force. Here's how to leak to us: propub.li/2hoDS2G. Also follow @ProPublicaIL. We'll be there soon.
New York, NY
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156.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
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157.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.
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158.profile imageDavid Harris

science+art+design+journalism+books+words (Editor of Journal of Brief Ideas. Previously editor of symmetry magazine, PNAS magazine section)
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159.profile imageNews from Science

The latest stories in science, brought to you by the @sciencemagazine news team.
Washington, D.C.
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160.profile imageAtul Gawande

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161.profile imageCarin Anne Bondar

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17,924 42.3%
162.profile imageJoel Achenbach

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Washington DC
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163.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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The Planet Remade
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Greenwich, UK
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
8,180 42.3%
164.profile imageAleszu Bajak

Science reporter @undarkmag and others • Teaching journalism @northeastern • Founder @storybench @latamsci • Alum @ksjatmit @esquire @scifri • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
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165.profile imageElon Musk

Tesla, SpaceX, Tunnels & OpenAI
1 AU
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166.profile imagePLOS

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USA and UK
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168.profile imageLeonid Kruglyak

Geneticist. Professor @UCLA. @Strava addict. Occasional mountaineer. Analyzing large datasets since long before #BigData became cool.
Santa Monica Mtns, probably
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169.profile imageRaychelle Burks

#Achem Blackademic in the Ivory Tower. Left Coaster in the Lone Star. Sarcastic & silly. Tweets = personal ≠ professional. Rollin' with @CurlyHairMafia
Middle of Nowhere
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170.profile imageJanet D. Stemwedel

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171.profile imageMalcolm M. Campbell

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Guelph, Ontario
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172.profile imageAllie Wilkinson

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Washington, DC
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173.profile imageKathryn Schulz

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174.profile imageBora Zivkovic

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175.profile imageJacquelyn Gill

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Maine, USA
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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176.profile imageTara C. Smith

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177.profile imageRowan Hooper

I'm managing editor @NewScientist. PhD in evolutionary biology. Former Tokyoite & entomologist. Columnist for @japantimes. すごい!
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178.profile imageGeorge Musser

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179.profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross

Correspondent, @ViceNews on @HBO • Environment/Climate/Science • Tips: [email protected], DMs • PGP https://t.co/lrfLjbIkyW
New York City (et Montréal)
5 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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180.profile imageNidhi Subbaraman

Science reporter @BuzzFeedNews. Email: [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com
Washington, DC
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181.profile imageBrendan Borrell

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Los Angeles, CA
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3,001 40.9%
182.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.
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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183.profile imageJohn Matson

words about code @datadoghq
Nevada City, CA
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2,435 40.9%
184.profile imageBill Nye

Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don't.
New York City
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
4,564,769 40.3%
185.profile imageScott Hensley

Editing @NPR global health & development coverage. Ex-WSJ. My fixations manifested here, including @jhumenslacrosse & Dobermans. (PR folks, no pitches, pls.)
Washington, D.C.
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
30,357 40.3%
186.profile imageMartin F. Robbins

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Maidenhead, UK
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
24,308 40.3%
187.profile imageEric Berger

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Houston, TX
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
20,910 40.3%
188.profile imageCarmen Drahl

Communicator. Traveler. Eater of food. Contributor @Forbes @DCist. Formerly @thinkfoodgroup @cenmag. Chemistry PhD @Princeton. Hashtag ring owner.
Washington, DC, mostly.
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
8,465 40.3%
189.profile imageAnn Finkbeiner

Science writer whose current job is to write whatever I can get an assignment to write.
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190.profile imageJamie Shreeve

Deputy Editor in Chief, National Geographic
Washington DC and Bellport NY
6 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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191.profile imageWIRED

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.
San Francisco/New York
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8,370,543 39.6%
192.profile imageLongreads

The world's best stories, since 2009. Use #longreads to share your favorites. Part of the @Automattic @WordPressdotcom family.
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219,420 39.6%
193.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, 2 mos on Twitter
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194.profile imageMatter

We make stuff.
New York, NY
5 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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195.profile imagełopatologia

Science editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected]
Oakland, California
5 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
7,640 39.6%
196.profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum

Author + Exec Dir of @SciDebate + Dir of @UTAustin Energy Poll. Blog @SciAm. Politics. Energy. Science.
The Science of Kissing
Unscientific America
East Lansing, MI
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
7,582 39.6%
197.profile imageJamie Vernon

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Raleigh, NC
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,496 39.6%
198.profile imageBrian Mossop

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San Francisco, CA
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
4,830 39.6%
199.profile imageDoug Main

world famous explorer, senior writer @Newsweek. i cover science & things wild/extraordinary & little-known. i like ampersands. douglasmain @ gmail
New York, NY
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
4,293 39.6%
200.profile imageVeronique Greenwood

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The Pearl River Delta
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,699 39.6%
201.profile imageJessica Morrison

phd / reporter / experimentalist / projects / type a / maker / southern af / @fillerwriter fangirl / more tk
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,380 39.6%
202.profile imageDavid Corcoran

Associate director
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7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,178 39.6%
203.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, 1 mo on Twitter
2,148 39.6%
204.profile imageNicholas Thompson

Editor of Wired
New York
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
72,465 38.9%
205.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
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
8,835 38.9%
206.profile imageEli Kintisch

Correspondent, Science mag. Author, Hack the Planet. RT =/= endorsement
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,456 38.9%
207.profile imageKyle Hill

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Los Angeles
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
45,868 38.3%
208.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
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43,695 38.3%
209.profile imageAlex Wild

Curator of Entomology at the University of Texas at Austin.
Austin, Texas
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
16,190 38.3%
210.profile imageMichele Banks

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Washington, DC
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,862 38.3%
211.profile imageJeanne Garbarino

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6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
5,929 38.3%
212.profile imageJennifer Frazer

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Planet Earth, and Proud of It
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,728 38.3%
213.profile imagePopular Science

Awe-inspiring science, tech, and DIY. 144 years strong. || Facebook.com/popsci || Instagram.com/popsci || [email protected]
New York
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
1,113,153 37.6%
214.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.
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215.profile imageLiz Szabo

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Washington, D.C.
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60,881 37.6%
216.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
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217.profile imageMichael Specter

I am a staff writer at The New Yorker and the author of the book Denialism.
New York, NY
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
11,082 37.6%
218.profile imageJohn Hawks

I'm exploring for human origins. Follow along!
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
10,779 37.6%
219.profile imageMary Carmichael

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Boston, MA
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
4,279 37.6%
220.profile imageJeremy Hsu

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New York, NY
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,438 37.6%
221.profile imageMike Lemonick

I'm the Opinion Editor for Scientific American. I also write books
Princeton, NJ
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,384 37.6%
222.profile imageKendra Snyder

Science publicist for @AMNH and aspiring novelist. Views expressed here are my own.
New York, NY
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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223.profile imageMarch for Science

The March for Science champions robustly funded and publicly communicated science as a pillar of human freedom and prosperity. March with us on April 22, 2017.
Washington, DC
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224.profile imageDr Adam Rutherford

Back off man, I'm a scientist bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03…
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225.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 🐝
Low Earth Orbit, Indiana
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
15,314 36.9%
226.profile imageMosaic

Compelling longreads about the science of life. Published by @wellcometrust and free to republish under Creative Commons. Also in podcast form.
London, UK
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227.profile imageChris Gunter

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8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
12,567 36.9%
228.profile imageJennifer Welsh

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New York, NY
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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229.profile imagePeter Edmonds

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5 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,790 36.9%
230.profile imageElizabeth Preston

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231.profile imageHelen Pearson

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242.profile imageCERN

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246.profile imageMegan Garber

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