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Women Among Professional Science Writers on Twitter

Science writers, columnists, reporters, editors, etc. reaching general audiences. Excludes active scientists (also see lists of astronomers and physicists).

Updated: 2017-Nov-23 12:21 UTC. Listed users: 84. Inclusion criteria. Go to full list. Switch to collage. More about new/reply/retweet percentages. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1. profile imageEmily Lakdawalla
@elakdawalla


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
planetary.org/emily
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 15/day • 7% new, 52% replies, 27% retweets, 14% quotes
140,828 4,489 
2. profile imageCara Santa Maria
@CaraSantaMaria


#SciComm FTW | Host of the #TalkNerdy Podcast & @SkepticsGuide Rogue | Cofounder: @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA | As seen on TV: @SoCalConnected @GreatestMakers
Tiny Thinkers
Los Angeles
carasantamaria.com
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 70% new, 15% replies, 12% retweets, 2% quotes
77,729 2,012 
3. profile imageSci Curious
@scicurious


#Science education writer @SNStudents, writer at @ScienceNews, podcaster @sci4thepeople. Opinions my own. In my free time, I run long distances.
Science Blogging
Washington, DC
sciencenewsforstudents.org/author/bethany…
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 16/day • 22% new, 70% replies, 7% retweets, 2% quotes
57,254 2,499 
4. profile imageRebecca Skloot
@RebeccaSkloot


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
rebeccaskloot.com
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 10% new, 51% replies, 21% retweets, 17% quotes
46,713 2,295 
5. profile imageMaryn McKenna
@marynmck


Journalist, @SchusterInst senior fellow, TED speaker | [email protected] | New book: BIG CHICKEN, on antibiotics and agriculture, bit.ly/BigChik
Big Chicken
Superbug
Beating Back the Devil
ATL, BGR, CDG
marynmckenna.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14/day • 13% new, 23% replies, 43% retweets, 20% quotes
35,639 1,880 
6. profile imageJennifer Ouellette
@JenLucPiquant


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
jenniferouellette-writes.com
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 29/day • 36% new, 3% replies, 61% retweets, 0% quotes
33,635 1,595 
7. profile imageDeborah Blum
@deborahblum


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
deborahblum.com
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22/day • 18% new, 3% replies, 75% retweets, 4% quotes
31,354 1,659 
8. profile imageVirginia Hughes
@virginiahughes


Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap. DM for Signal #
Brooklyn, NY
virginiahughes.com
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 42% new, 11% replies, 37% retweets, 10% quotes
30,538 1,361 
9. profile imageAnnalee Newitz
@Annaleen


Author of the novel Autonomous. Founder of io9. Editor at large for Ars Technica. Writing some books about science and history. I'm gonna be a wheel someday.
Autonomous: A Novel
Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
She's Such a Geek
California
techsploitation.com
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 2% new, 85% replies, 7% retweets, 5% quotes
30,019 1,781 
10. profile imageCarin Anne Bondar
@carinbondar


PhD Biologist, Jungle Warrior, Author #WildSex & #WildMoms TV Host, TED talker, Mom. Nutjob. carinbondar.com
wacky chilliwack
carinbondar.com
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 61% new, 7% replies, 27% retweets, 5% quotes
29,274 903 
11. profile imageElizabeth Kolbert
@ElizKolbert


I am a New Yorker staff writer and author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe and The Sixth Extinction.
Field Notes from a Catastrophe
The Sixth Extinction
ElizabethKolbert.com
4 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.9/day • 4% new, 11% replies, 83% retweets, 2% quotes
28,847 947 
12. profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker
@maggiekb1


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
maggiekb.com
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 36% new, 33% replies, 17% retweets, 14% quotes
27,540 1,753 
13. profile imageMary Roach
@mary_roach


I write books, most recently GRUNT: The Curious Science of Humans at War. Also: STIFF, GULP, PACKING FOR MARS, BONK. and SPOOK.
Grunt
Grunt
Gulp
Oakland, CA • author
maryroach.net
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 2% new, 67% replies, 13% retweets, 17% quotes
27,181 1,058 
14. profile imageAlice Bell
@alicebell


Day-job: building action on climate change @1010. Also: trustee @medact, writer, runner, baker, bat-spotter. Former academic, journalist and museum worker.
London
climatehistories.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14/day • 26% new, 41% replies, 31% retweets, 2% quotes
25,045 1,276 
15. profile imageGrrlScientist
@GrrlScientist


evolutionary ecologist & ornithologist, writes about science for @Forbes @EvoInstitute @BirdNoteRadio. Formerly @Guardian. TinyLetter tinyletter.com/grrlscientist
40.7619, -73.9763
about.me/grrlscientist
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 12% new, 3% replies, 83% retweets, 2% quotes
24,438 1,806 
16. profile imageNadia Drake
@nadiamdrake


Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
Little Book of Wonders
San Francisco, CA
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 20% new, 67% replies, 3% retweets, 10% quotes
22,893 762 
17. profile imageLaura Helmuth
@laurahelmuth


Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. President of National Association @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
washingtonpost.com
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 50% new, 29% replies, 21% retweets, 0% quotes
22,477 1,061 
18. profile imageMariette DiChristina
@mdichristina


Editor in Chief & Senior VP, @sciam. Director, Editorial & Publishing, Magazines, Nature Research. All opinions expressed are my own. RTs are not endorsements.
New York
ScientificAmerican.com
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 24% new, 25% replies, 27% retweets, 24% quotes
20,402 1,218 
19. profile imageMika McKinnon
@mikamckinnon


Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressible educator.
West Coast
about.me/mikamckinnon
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11/day • 8% new, 59% replies, 3% retweets, 30% quotes
18,736 829 
20. profile imageRachel “The Yellow Dart” Feltman
@RachelFeltman


Chief Science Officer of the USS @popsci // Previously: made a blog @washingtonpost // Professional GIF curator // Cries over space robots. [email protected]
NYC
popsci.com
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 22% new, 25% replies, 46% retweets, 7% quotes
18,125 842 
21. profile imageMaggie Fox
@maggiemfox


Senior health writer @NBCNewshealth Science/Health/Tech in plain English. Yes that's my foot and my coconut facebook.com/pages/Maggie-F…
Washington
nbcnews.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 38% new, 0% replies, 53% retweets, 9% quotes
17,870 840 
22. profile imageGwen Pearson🐜🐛
@bug_gwen


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
bit.ly/GwenPearson
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 18% new, 25% replies, 47% retweets, 10% quotes
17,776 992 
23. profile imageLoren Grush
@lorengrush


Science reporter at @verge. Host of #VergeSpaceCraft. Daughter of rocket scientists. Lover of spaceflight. Texas-bred: Clear eyes, full hearts.
New York, NY
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 32% new, 43% replies, 17% retweets, 8% quotes
17,679 583 
24. profile imageAlexandra Witze
@alexwitze


Correspondent for Nature. Reach me: witzescience-at-gmail-dot-com, or for secure correspondence, awitze-at-protonmail-dot-com.
Island on Fire
Boulder, CO
lakithebook.com
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 32% new, 34% replies, 24% retweets, 10% quotes
17,599 
25. profile imageJoss Fong
@JossFong


Video @voxdotcom M.A. science journalism, NYU | [email protected]
Washington, DC
youtube.com/playlist?list=…
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 34% new, 31% replies, 27% retweets, 10% quotes
16,912 254 
26. profile imageAmy Harmon
@amy_harmon


New York Times reporter covering science & society. Mom of @rumblecomics
Making Faces
New York, NY
nytimes.com/by/amy-harmon
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 25% new, 37% replies, 30% retweets, 9% quotes
16,615 922 
27. profile imageMaia Szalavitz
@maiasz


Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog
Unbroken Brain
Born for Love
New York
maiasz.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 5% new, 42% replies, 32% retweets, 21% quotes
16,604 859 
28. profile imageSally Church
@MaverickNY


Scientist, cancer geek, Londoner, adventurer, explorer, lover of curry, fine wine & football. Science writer @biotechstrategy, roadie @targetspodcast
Earthling
biotechstrategyblog.com
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 19/day • 17% new, 55% replies, 21% retweets, 6% quotes
16,359 921 
29. profile imageLizNeeley
@LizNeeley


Executive Director of The @Story_Collider. Mixing a love of science, storytelling, journalism, & #scicomm studies with a passion for gorgeous design.
Washington DC area
storycollider.org
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 25% new, 23% replies, 26% retweets, 26% quotes
15,928 855 
30. profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷
@roseveleth


future critic 〰〰 shorter than you expected 〰〰 host & producer of @flashforwardpod 〰〰 formerly @30for30 podcasts at @espn 〰〰 Susie Derkins grown up 🔮🌀⚡️
roseveleth.com
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 26% new, 35% replies, 34% retweets, 5% quotes
15,732 
31. profile imageSwapna Krishna Skywalker
@skrishna


Writes about space, science, tech + sci-fi for @Engadget @SYFYWIRE @SYFYFANGRRLS @LATimesBooks. Star Wars + Trek nerd. Avid reader. 1/2 of @DesiGeekGirls.
Philly Main Line
swapnakrishna.com
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 29/day • 8% new, 75% replies, 4% retweets, 14% quotes
14,702 723 
32. profile imageKatie Hobson
@KatherineHobson


Freelance journalist, health and other stuff, for NPR's Shots, FiveThirtyEight, O magazine and more. Runner again, but slower this time.
Brooklyn, NY
katherinehobson.com/bio/
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 10% new, 23% replies, 33% retweets, 34% quotes
14,063 739 
33. profile imageHannah Devlin
@hannahdev


The Guardian's Science Correspondent
London
theguardian.com/science
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 29% new, 35% replies, 25% retweets, 11% quotes
13,608 569 
34. profile imageJennifer Harrison
@GeneticJen


Science communication, feminism, LGBTQIA, games, and coding silly stuff. Scottish. 日本語も. I live in a library. #GirlsLikeUs. Tips: https://t.co/EnxrAL5UfC
On a mote of dust
geneticjen.com
3 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 14% new, 73% replies, 9% retweets, 4% quotes
13,547 233 
35. profile imageMiriam Kramer
@mirikramer


Deputy science editor reporting on space for @Mashable. Email: miriam @ mashable dot com. Leak to me. Text or call via Signal: +1 (646) 693-7678
Now: NYC. Before: Tennessee.
mashable.com/category/space
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 15% new, 49% replies, 25% retweets, 11% quotes
12,465 525 
36. profile imageNancy Shute
@nancyshute


Co-host For @NPR's Shots blog, loving all things medical and microbial.
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 20% new, 5% replies, 67% retweets, 7% quotes
12,169 821 
37. profile imageChristie Aschwanden
@cragcrest


Lead writer for science @FiveThirtyEight Evidence-based journalist, book critic, essayist. My parties have dancing. christieaschwanden.com
Colorado
fivethirtyeight.com
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 37% new, 11% replies, 34% retweets, 18% quotes
11,648 603 
38. profile imageNancy Atkinson
@Nancy_A


Science journalist, @universetoday & @Seeker. Author of the book 'Incredible Stories From Space'
Incredible Stories from Space
Minnesota
nancyatkinson.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 26% new, 25% replies, 29% retweets, 20% quotes
11,541 648 
39. profile imageBeatrice the Biologist
@beatricebiology


Science illustrations, comics, and books! Co-host of @sciencebrunch, a conversational and irreverent science podcast. My real name is Katie McKissick.
Ecstatic Dandelions
What's in Your Genes?
Little Cells (a Beatrice the Biol...
Los Angeles, CA
beatricebiologist.com
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 24% new, 57% replies, 11% retweets, 8% quotes
11,131 426 
40. profile imageKate Wong
@katewong


Senior editor at Scientific American. I write about human origins, animals past and present, wildlife conservation. Views are my own.
Lucy's Legacy
New York City
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 35% new, 26% replies, 36% retweets, 3% quotes
11,111 668 
41. profile imageMaddie Stone
@themadstone


Managing Editor @EARTH3R by @Gizmodo // Earth&Enviro science PhD // Tip me & pitch me: [email protected]
Philadelphia, PA
kinja.com/maddiestone
6 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 36% new, 36% replies, 20% retweets, 8% quotes
10,861 444 
42. profile imageDr. Paige Jarreau
@FromTheLabBench


I am a #scicomm nerd. Science Communication Specialist @LSUscience @CxCsci. I'm a science blogger, blog researcher and social media consultant. Ask me anything!
Baton Rouge
experiment.com/scientistselfi…
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 18/day • 23% new, 29% replies, 45% retweets, 4% quotes
10,711 652 
43. profile imageRobin Lloyd
@robinlloyd99


senior writer @undarkmag covering public health, contributing editor @sciam
undark.org/author/rlloyd/
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 26% new, 6% replies, 62% retweets, 6% quotes
10,570 647 
44. profile imageClara Moskowitz
@ClaraMoskowitz


Senior Editor at Scientific American, covering space & physics. Views expressed are my own.
New York, NY
scientificamerican.com
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1.0/day • 37% new, 21% replies, 41% retweets, 0% quotes
10,539 544 
45. profile imageErin Biba
@erinbiba


Science Writer -- BBC, Scientific American, Newsweek, Popular Science, The Mythbusters' Tested.com and others. erbiba at gmail dot com
New York City
erinbiba.com
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 4% new, 1% replies, 92% retweets, 4% quotes
10,407 746 
46. profile imageErika Check Hayden
@Erika_Check


Director, @UCSC Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
erikacheck.com
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 24% new, 19% replies, 51% retweets, 6% quotes
9,425 580 
47. profile imageLena Groeger
@lenagroeger


science journalist & designer, news apps developer @ProPublica. @SND @NAHJ
San Francisco, CA
lenagroeger.com
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 27% new, 21% replies, 29% retweets, 22% quotes
9,343 689 
48. profile imageKatherine H. Courage
@KHCourage


Science writer. @SciAm. @CSUNaturalSci. Etc. Author of OCTOPUS! amzn.to/17xUF5R & forthcoming book about the microbiome + food. Runner. Gardener. Nerd.
Longmont, CO
katherinecourage.com
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 36% new, 3% replies, 39% retweets, 21% quotes
9,202 565 
49. profile imageMiriam E. Tucker
@MiriamETucker


Writer/journalist specializing in medicine/health. Living with type 1 diabetes since 1973.
Washington DC area
linkedin.com/in/miriametuck…
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 26% new, 23% replies, 41% retweets, 10% quotes
9,019 590 
50. profile imageNatalie Wolchover
@nattyover


Writer @QuantaMagazine covering physics and related things. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
quantamagazine.org/authors/natali…
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 22% new, 49% replies, 20% retweets, 8% quotes
8,789 353 
51. profile imageBetsy Mason
@betsymason


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
news.nationalgeographic.com/all-over-the-m…
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.8/day • 38% new, 20% replies, 33% retweets, 9% quotes
8,771 744 
52. profile imageCarmen Drahl
@carmendrahl


Communicator. Traveler. Eater of food. Contributor @Forbes @DCist. Formerly @thinkfoodgroup @cenmag. Chemistry PhD @Princeton. Tuits en inglés y español.
Washington, DC, mostly.
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 28% new, 44% replies, 15% retweets, 13% quotes
8,701 495 
53. profile imagełopatologia
@mslopatto


Science editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected]
Oakland, California
elizabethlopatto.com
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 21% new, 47% replies, 27% retweets, 5% quotes
8,493 417 
54. profile imageMarilynn Marchione
@MMarchioneAP


I cover major medical meetings, write national health stories for the Associated Press and bike to work whenever I can. [email protected]
ap.org
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.9/day • 11% new, 1% replies, 57% retweets, 30% quotes
8,465 456 
55. profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum
@Sheril_


Author + Exec Dir of @SciDebate + Host of @michiganstateu's Our Table. Blog @SciAm. Politics. Science. Food. Energy.
The Science of Kissing
Unscientific America
East Lansing, MI
sherilkirshenbaum.com
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 40% new, 29% replies, 9% retweets, 22% quotes
8,396 690 
56. profile imageTerri Hansen
@TerriHansen


#Indigenous @WinnebagoTribe | Media Source | Journalist | Bylines @YESmag @EarthIslandJrnl @IndianCountry @Truthout | Story ideas? [email protected]
Pacific Northwest
muckrack.com/terrihansen
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 18% new, 0% replies, 71% retweets, 12% quotes
8,210 503 
57. profile imageHannah Waters
@hannahjwaters


science & environmental writer. senior associate editor @audubonsociety. Likes birds, rocks, plants, the ocean, words, artifacts. chicka dee dee dee dee
NYC/BK
Audubon.org
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 12% new, 31% replies, 54% retweets, 4% quotes
8,069 549 
58. profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer
@lindy2350


Science journalist. Columnist for Slate.com, contributing editor at Scientific American. 2017 Nat'l Mag Award finalist. [email protected]
Hudson Valley, NY
melindawennermoyer.com
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 22% new, 34% replies, 37% retweets, 6% quotes
7,832 504 
59. profile imageDeborah Netburn
@DeborahNetburn


Science reporter at the Los Angeles Times. Joshua Tree is my happy place.
Los Angeles
latimes.com/sciencenow
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 52% new, 19% replies, 15% retweets, 14% quotes
7,801 321 
60. profile imageBrooke Borel
@brookeborel


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...
Infested
brookeborel.com
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 20% new, 9% replies, 51% retweets, 20% quotes
7,554 367 
61. profile imageElizabeth Landau
@lizlandau


@NASAJPL media specialist. Freelance writer. Ex @CNN reporter. Likes pi. @Princeton & @Columbia grad. Views my own. RTs ≠ endorsements. https://t.co/5xHZNsIBGk
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 31% new, 29% replies, 25% retweets, 15% quotes
7,519 390 
62. profile imageclaireoconnell
@claireoconnell


PhD cell biology, MSc Sci Comm, writes for Silicon Republic and The Irish Times. Irish Science Writer of the Year 2016
Dublin
tinyurl.com/cb5ht3q
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 24% new, 16% replies, 57% retweets, 4% quotes
7,457 338 
63. profile imageEvelyn Lamb
@evelynjlamb


Math and science writer. Complex analysis fangirl. Black lives matter. blogs.scientificamerican.com/roots-of-unity/
Salt Lake City, UT
tinyletter.com/evelynjlamb
5 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 26% new, 39% replies, 29% retweets, 6% quotes
7,413 331 
64. profile imageEmily Anthes
@EmilyAnthes


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
emilyanthes.com
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 38% new, 33% replies, 19% retweets, 10% quotes
7,129 497 
65. profile imagekelly oakes
@kahoakes


science editor, @BuzzFeedUK | chippy tea enthusiast | send me photos of your cat: [email protected]
London via Oldham
kellyoak.es
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 36% new, 21% replies, 37% retweets, 6% quotes
6,869 390 
66. profile imageMichelle Nijhuis
@nijhuism


Project editor @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag, blogger @NewYorker, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Proud mom @GirlBilbo.
The Science Writers' Essay Handbo...
Columbia River Gorge
rhymeswithmyhouse.com
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 32% new, 9% replies, 43% retweets, 15% quotes
6,618 411 
67. profile imageKris Hirst
@archaeology


writer, editor, archaeologist, Thoughtco.com archaeology expert
The Archaeologist's Book of Quota...
American midwest
thoughtco.com/archaeology-41…
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 100% new, 0% replies, 0% retweets, 0% quotes
6,597 418 
68. profile imageAllie Wilkinson
@AllieWilkinson


Freelance science journalist. Founder of @lookslikesci. Marine biologist at heart. Member of SEJ, NASW, SCB
Washington, DC
alliewilkinson.com
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 34% new, 25% replies, 32% retweets, 8% quotes
6,222 539 
69. profile imageJeanne Garbarino
@JeanneGarb


Directs @Rockefelleruniv Science Outreach. Social justice & STEM education: access, equity, inclusion. Biochemist. Mom. Product of The Bronx. #RockEdu @RockEdu_
NYC
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7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 18% new, 35% replies, 31% retweets, 16% quotes
6,219 350 
70. profile imageShannon Stirone
@shannonmstirone


Freelance science writer. Art Historian. I like planets. Bylines @PopSci @DiscoverMag @Motherboard @TheAtlantic @NewRepublic, & others. Opinions are mine.
Bay Area
shannonstirone.com
3 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 12% new, 53% replies, 23% retweets, 12% quotes
6,147 222 
71. profile imageAinissa Ramirez
@ainissaramirez


A scientist (and science evangelist) who aims to awaken the inner scientist in everyone. She lectures and writes about #STEM and podcasts too. @scienceundrgrnd.
Newton's Football
New England
ainissaramirez.com
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 53% new, 10% replies, 30% retweets, 7% quotes
6,100 400 
72. profile imageKathleen Raven
@inkkr


Science writer, Yale Medicine // Formerly @BioPharmInsight @Reuters_Health @NatureMedicine // Hearing-impaired & proud of it. Put your disclaimer here:
New Haven, CT
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 39% new, 3% replies, 54% retweets, 4% quotes
6,098 362 
73. profile imageCarrie Arnold
@edbites


Science writer covering our weird and wonderful world. Contributing editor at Nova Next. Author of Decoding Anorexia, lover of coffee, cats, cycling and yarn.
Decoding Anorexia
Next to Nothing
Virginia
carriearnold.com
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 18% new, 54% replies, 19% retweets, 8% quotes
6,063 232 
74. profile imageTara Haelle
@tarahaelle


science/health journalist • photog • mom • @Forbes • kid lit • #IRPFellow • author The Informed Parent • scuba • #AHCJ • blog: https://t.co/f0MeI3W0dE
Vaccination Investigation
Matter Change States (Science All...
Energy Exchange (Science Alliance...
Peoria, IL, USA
tarahaelle.net
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 18% new, 20% replies, 46% retweets, 16% quotes
5,929 399 
75. profile imageCristine Russell
@russellcris


Science, enviro, health writer; Council for Advancement of Science Writing (CASW) past-pres; fretting feminist + film buff. Harvard Kennedy School fellow
CT, Cambridge, wherever
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 32% new, 0% replies, 63% retweets, 6% quotes
5,920 441 
76. profile imageNidhi Subbaraman
@NidhiSubs


Science reporter @BuzzFeedNews. Email: [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
nidhisubbaraman.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 22% new, 21% replies, 51% retweets, 7% quotes
5,735 383 
77. profile imageLisa Grossman
@astrolisa


Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own.
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 22% new, 41% replies, 17% retweets, 20% quotes
5,703 352 
78. profile imageLauren Wolf
@laurenkwolf


Head of science & tech @cenmag. Lover of science quirk. Ocean pee-er. Follow me for #chemistry news. Views my own.
Washington DC
cen.acs.org/index.html
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 30% new, 9% replies, 55% retweets, 6% quotes
5,664 290 
79. profile imageKaren Weintraub
@kweintraub


Cover Health/Science news for STAT, NYTimes, SciAm, USAToday, etc. Teach at BU and Harvard Extension. Co-wrote books on autism, adult ADHD.
Cambridge, Ma
karenweintraub.com
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 58% new, 5% replies, 37% retweets, 0% quotes
5,663 319 
80. profile imageNatasha Geiling
@ngeiling


Writing about climate and the environment @thinkprogress. Get in touch: [email protected]
Washington, DC
thinkprogress.org
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 31% new, 23% replies, 9% retweets, 36% quotes
5,564 264 
81. profile imageEmily
@seelix


Museum educator, science geek, costumer, feminist. Yes, I am a master of disguise & trained as a forensic anthropologist. You might want to stay on my good side
efinke.net
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 13% new, 25% replies, 57% retweets, 5% quotes
5,378 381 
82. profile imageRachel Nuwer
@RachelNuwer


Freelance science journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo, BBC and others. Publishing a book about illegal wildlife trade in 2018.
Brooklyn
rachelnuwer.com
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 56% new, 25% replies, 19% retweets, 0% quotes
5,336 
83. profile imageHillary Rosner
@hillaryrosner


Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Go Green, Live Rich
Boulder, CO
hillaryr.net
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 62% new, 13% replies, 15% retweets, 10% quotes
5,326 362 
84. profile imageCaitlin S(cientist)
@Paleophile


Fossil lover; Senior #SciComm Specialist; #BioAnth & #EvoEd MA/PhD; #Mirzayan #scipol alumna; celiac; dog rescuer. Original Tweets = all me
OH➡NJ➡️NYC➡️AZ➡️DC and MD
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 32/day • 10% new, 45% replies, 28% retweets, 17% quotes
5,313 416