Professional Science Writers' Recent Top Tweets

Updated: 2017-Mar-23 12:51 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. One retweet per 6 followers:

Excellent point by this Trumpist. I mean, really, what does stupid little Hawaii know about surprise attacks from the air, anyway! https://t.co/OPrFShwAS8

— Dan Fagin (@danfagin) March 16, 2017

2. One retweet per 13 followers:

Read this thread. I'm legitimately scared now. Elections have consequences. Electing a clueless rage puppet may have disastrous ones. https://t.co/bN8R6jPari

— Thomas Levenson (@TomLevenson) March 17, 2017

3. One retweet per 15 followers:

So much this. pic.twitter.com/latHSegPwP

— Steve Silberman (@stevesilberman) March 18, 2017

4. One retweet per 17 followers:

Better https://t.co/2fB5bWEvvc pic.twitter.com/W090kjTHS5

— Kyle Hill (@Sci_Phile) March 21, 2017

5. One retweet per 20 followers:

Miami-Dade attorney declines to prosecute prison guards who literally boiled a black man w/schizophrenia to death. https://t.co/oqY23QYiuZ

— Steve Silberman (@stevesilberman) March 18, 2017

6. One retweet per 20 followers:

Amazing letter from Carl Sagan to Chuck Berry. Via the wonderful @lettersofnote. pic.twitter.com/pRAWCc14wX

— Steve Silberman (@stevesilberman) March 19, 2017

7. One retweet per 21 followers:

Now they've done it. They've pissed off Aquaman pic.twitter.com/WjMCSjOptm

— Ed Yong (@edyong209) March 18, 2017

8. One retweet per 24 followers:

OK, people. *Congress* sets the budget. Let your Senators and Reps know that anyone who approves of this will be jobless ASAP. https://t.co/vkdCsx4RY6

— Matthew R. Francis (@DrMRFrancis) March 16, 2017

9. One retweet per 25 followers:

"Chuck Berry had a very limited role in rock 'n roll. He was only involved briefly." #TrumpRussia pic.twitter.com/JuKvU1gBS4

— Dan Fagin (@danfagin) March 20, 2017

10. One retweet per 32 followers:

Furious about #oxfordcomma, lawyers decide to represent truckers, sue and win. (Congrats to both Sue and Win, btw.) https://t.co/1LyrrIY8sx

— Dan Fagin (@danfagin) March 16, 2017

11. One retweet per 33 followers:

FBI director rebutting White House twisting of his own words, in real time, must be a new threshold in social media-driven politics. pic.twitter.com/JzxUGe2RB3

— John McQuaid (@johnmcquaid) March 20, 2017

12. One retweet per 34 followers:

He forgot to add, "Unless they're a Democratic woman running for President." https://t.co/7R9spKAw1a

— Steve Silberman (@stevesilberman) March 20, 2017

13. One retweet per 35 followers:

How teaching humanities can reduce belief in pseudoscience: https://t.co/m6OztnBYqH Pretty neat little study.

— Matt Shipman (@ShipLives) March 20, 2017

14. One retweet per 40 followers:

Stop calling it a budget.
It's a kill list. #trumpbudget

— Dan Fagin (@danfagin) March 16, 2017

15. One retweet per 41 followers:

Trump proposes massive cuts to scientific and medical research across the federal government. By @JoelAchenbach https://t.co/Gk0CWXlrWv

— Laura Helmuth (@laurahelmuth) March 16, 2017

16. One retweet per 42 followers:

Me: I'll do that on the plane
Narrator: She won't

— Rose Eveleth 🚀 (@roseveleth) March 21, 2017

17. One retweet per 45 followers:

Merkel is Trump's worst nightmare: A grownup woman who knows exactly what he is.

— Steve Silberman (@stevesilberman) March 17, 2017

18. One retweet per 58 followers:

.@CNNPolitics @CNN Our HHS Secretary really ought to know how herd immunity works. pic.twitter.com/RhLlEAAwv9

— Sheril Kirshenbaum (@Sheril_) March 16, 2017

19. One retweet per 64 followers:


— Kyle Hill (@Sci_Phile) March 23, 2017

20. One retweet per 65 followers:

AARP has 37,000,000+ members. That's roughly 12% of the US population. https://t.co/WwoUEkVEat

— David Kroll (@davidkroll) March 21, 2017