Professional Science Writers' Recent Top Tweets

Updated: 2017-Sep-25 12:59 UTC. Listed tweets: 20. Based on tweets of Professional Science Writers on Twitter. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Professional Science Writers' tweets from past 7 days most retweeted per follower:

1. 2 retweets per follower:

If you blow air through sand, it becomes a "fluidized bed," and acts just like a liquid pic.twitter.com/5fJZMClJsO

— Kyle Hill (@Sci_Phile) September 20, 2017

2. One retweet per 13 followers:

I wrote about a potentially major advance in the theoretical understanding of deep learning: https://t.co/jrRGubzuBs

— Natalie Wolchover (@nattyover) September 21, 2017

3. One retweet per 45 followers:

The Tories told you austerity was to pay down UK debt. It's almost tripled. They said we're all in this together. Rich have doubled wealth.

— Marcus Chown (@marcuschown) September 23, 2017

4. One retweet per 53 followers:

Here's what we know so far about the damage done to Arecibo's iconic @NAICobservatory: https://t.co/MzwiT1CwRN

— Nadia Drake (@nadiamdrake) September 22, 2017

5. One retweet per 55 followers:

Stunning embarrassment to White House: Nicaragua will sign Paris Agreement, leaving only Syria, US as outliers. https://t.co/6J2hzb6toY

— Eric Roston (@eroston) September 20, 2017

6. One retweet per 60 followers:

meet Beelzebufo, a #dinosaur-eating frog w a bite force as great as a wolf's #frogs https://t.co/Q9hnO0fvCP pic.twitter.com/9ec2p5N9U5

— GrrlScientist (@GrrlScientist) September 21, 2017

7. One retweet per 67 followers:

The Heartland Institute is a "think" tank funded by the Koch Brothers that actively spreads lies and misinformation about Climate Change. https://t.co/LiJHSUjbQZ

— Erin Biba (@erinbiba) September 21, 2017

8. One retweet per 68 followers:

‘If anyone can hear us … help.’ Puerto Rico’s mayors describe widespread devastation from Hurricane Maria https://t.co/bd81fpOBTL

— Carl Zimmer (@carlzimmer) September 24, 2017

9. One retweet per 77 followers:

Here's the science! pic.twitter.com/YifDvuWOHa

— Kyle Hill (@Sci_Phile) September 21, 2017

10. One retweet per 88 followers:

What a devastating paragraph https://t.co/o95MbQTsUu pic.twitter.com/az6cT8tDac

— John McQuaid (@johnmcquaid) September 21, 2017

11. One retweet per 90 followers:

How about some good news: Sea turtles are lumbering back from brink of extinction. And people helped. https://t.co/XwnMJRWtHp pic.twitter.com/R7julMqaHT

— seth borenstein (@borenbears) September 20, 2017

12. One retweet per 92 followers:

Another update from Ángel Vazquez, in Arecibo, who's been broadcasting via short-wave radio about the town and telescope.

— Nadia Drake (@nadiamdrake) September 24, 2017

13. One retweet per 94 followers:

40 years ago #today, Voyager 1 looked back and took the first-ever snapshot of Earth & Moon together in space. https://t.co/7VTG2FnZdy pic.twitter.com/8hxwAnDRAu

— Corey S. Powell (@coreyspowell) September 18, 2017

14. One retweet per 99 followers:

Who are YOU getting your flu shot for? #FightFlu @CDCFlu 💗 pic.twitter.com/q7uujK2MLZ

— Beatrice Biologist (@beatricebiology) September 21, 2017

15. One retweet per 109 followers:

After 12 years of detecting high energy cosmic rays, and we’ve confirmed they’re not from around here https://t.co/UaYRjTO9SC pic.twitter.com/OoXxbr9wE0

— Loren Grush (@lorengrush) September 21, 2017

16. One retweet per 119 followers:

Met a Flat Earther (they're found all around the globe after all) who thinks space photos are fake? Here are my fave non-space counters 👇

— Jennifer Harrison (@GeneticJen) September 20, 2017

17. One retweet per 121 followers:

This is a good idea. https://t.co/XGA6irB5li

— Adam Rogers (@jetjocko) September 22, 2017

18. One retweet per 125 followers:

or something pic.twitter.com/o438Ma655x

— Joss Fong (@JossFong) September 21, 2017

19. One retweet per 133 followers:

Hurricane Maria is headed for the world's largest single-dish radio telescope: https://t.co/Ox4r0p6b6Y

— Mika McKinnon (@mikamckinnon) September 20, 2017

20. One retweet per 134 followers:

Everybody lawyer up--the fight over national monuments is going to be monumental. By @Eilperin https://t.co/OHDgdzZzZY

— Laura Helmuth (@laurahelmuth) September 18, 2017