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Video Channels for Astronomers on Twitter

A list of astronomers with over 1,000 followers. This list includes astrophysicists, cosmologists, planetary scientists, space scientists, and related professionals. Also see Physicists on Twitter.

Updated: 2020-Nov-26 12:00 UTC. Entries: 22. Inclusion criteria. See full group (basis for peer followers). Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1. profile imageKatie Mack
@AstroKatie


Cosmologist, writer, connoisseur of cosmic catastrophes. @TEDFellow. Author: 'The End of Everything (Astrophysically Speaking)'. Personal account. She/her. Dr.
Amherst, MA
astrokatie.com/book
Google Scholar page
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 6% new, 79% replies, 10% retweets, 5% quotes
On 4,155 user lists
379,294 followers
384 
2. profile imagePhil Plait
@BadAstronomer


SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy I use likes for bookmarks; no endorsement implied. He/him.
Boulder
about.me/philplait
Video channel
13 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 15% new, 64% replies, 7% retweets, 14% quotes
On 12,312 user lists
617,342 followers
331 
3. profile imagePlanetary Paladin Emily Lakdawalla
@elakdawalla


Planetary scientist, space boffin, moon maven, lagrangian lieutenant, captain planets. Author, journalist, speaker, asteroid 274860. 🏳️‍🌈 she/her
Pasadena, CA
planetary.org/emily
Video channel
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 51% replies, 22% retweets, 16% quotes
On 4,662 user lists
170,062 followers
324 
4. profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson
@neiltyson


Astrophysicist
New York City
haydenplanetarium.org/tyson/
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 39% new, 53% replies, 0% retweets, 8% quotes
On 44,942 user lists
14,398,556 followers
235 
5. profile imageBecky Smethurst
@drbecky_


Astrophysicist researching how supermassive black holes affect galaxies. I get overly enthusiastic about space on YouTube: youtube.com/drbecky
Oxford, England
drbecky.uk.com
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 14% new, 67% replies, 9% retweets, 10% quotes
On 279 user lists
15,885 followers
194 
6. profile imageNicole *WEAR A FREAKING MASK* Gugliucci
@NoisyAstronomer


A physics professor who loves education, astronomy, dogs, books, weights, and good trouble. She/her ❤️💜💙 Tweets mine; RT/like≠endorse
New Hampshire, USA
Google Scholar page
Video channel
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 12% new, 45% replies, 27% retweets, 16% quotes
On 995 user lists
21,350 followers
193 
7. profile imageJames Davenport, PhD
@jradavenport


Dad, astronomer, professor, maker of data & science things. Studying stars, looking for aliens. All opinions are my own. #BlackLivesMatter
Seattle, WA
jradavenport.github.io
Google Scholar page
Video channel
8 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 12% new, 45% replies, 32% retweets, 12% quotes
On 175 user lists
3,616 followers
177 
8. profile imageP(David|Kipping) ∝ P(Kipping|David) P(David)
@david_kipping


Exoplanets & Exomoons, Cool Worlds Lab, Columbia University. He/Him
Manhattan, NY
coolworldslab.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 20% new, 45% replies, 27% retweets, 9% quotes
On 193 user lists
7,022 followers
173 
9. profile imageTrueSciPhi / Kelly Truelove
@TrueSciPhi


A window on science, philosophy, and mathematics communities on social media, by Kelly Truelove (physics PhD). Lists: TrueSciPhi.org. Images: TrueSciPhi.art.
Austin, Texas
TrueSciPhi.org
Google Scholar page
Video channel
5 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 57% new, 19% replies, 21% retweets, 4% quotes
On 292 user lists
8,984 followers
158 
10. profile imagePeter Coles 🇮🇪 🇪🇺🌈🎹🎷🎼🎶
@telescoper


Theoretical astrophysicist specialising in the Universe and all that surrounds it (e.g. jazz, opera, poetry & crosswords). Pronouns: he/him/his
Maynooth, Co Kildare, Ireland
telescoper.wordpress.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 36% new, 29% replies, 17% retweets, 18% quotes
On 306 user lists
6,401 followers
156 
11. profile imageJames O'Donoghue
@physicsJ


Planetary Astronomer @JAXA_en, previously @NASA. Observer of Jupiter & Saturn. Dad, husband and amateur animator. Tweets my own
Tokyo, Japan
youtube.com/jayphys85/vide…
Google Scholar page
Video channel
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 62% replies, 15% retweets, 13% quotes
On 809 user lists
94,824 followers
143 
12. profile imageIan J. O'Neill
@astroengine


@NASAJPL news media rep for Earth sciences, asteroids, comets, robotics, space tech and the Deep Space Network. Astrophysicist at heart. Opinions are mine.
Woodland Hills, California
astroengine.com
Video channel
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 24% new, 19% replies, 45% retweets, 12% quotes
On 1,296 user lists
36,529 followers
140 
13. profile imageDr Maggie Lieu
@Space_Mog


Astrophysicist at @uniofnottingham. Researching the dark Universe with stats, ML & @ESA_Euclid. Youtuber. Science presenter. Past: ESA/UoB/UCLA/UKC
Community of Madrid, Spain
youtube.com/channel/UClO6T…
Google Scholar page
Video channel
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 27% new, 53% replies, 15% retweets, 6% quotes
On 147 user lists
5,372 followers
120 
14. profile imageDr. Brian May
@DrBrianMay


Rocket Ship Builder 🚀🚀🚀🚀🚀
brianmay.com
Video channel
8 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 96% new, 3% replies, 1% retweets, 0% quotes
On 3,304 user lists
1,084,620 followers
116 
15. profile imageGeraint F. Lewis
@Cosmic_Horizons


Cosmologist, Galactic Archaeologist. Proud Silurian, Australian immigrant, & author of @AFortunateUni and @CRHandbook with @lukebarnesastro.
Sydney
geraintflewis.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
6 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 11% new, 74% replies, 15% retweets, 0% quotes
On 88 user lists
2,932 followers
102 
16. profile imageSarah Pearson
@spacewsarah


Postdoctoral Research Fellow at @FlatironCCA, PhD in astrophysics from @Columbia U., galactic dynamics, stellar streams 🚀, creator of Space with Sarah @YouTube
New York City/Copenhagen
drsarahpearson.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
4 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 26% new, 20% replies, 47% retweets, 6% quotes
On 37 user lists
1,535 followers
84 
17. profile imageFranco Vazza
@franco_vazza


Astrophysicist at @Unibomagazine, @IRA_INAF and @HambObs. Funded by @ERC_Research for the #MAGCOW project to study the cosmic web. Uncredited contents by me.
Bologna, Local Group
cosmosimfrazza.myfreesites.net
Video channel
4 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 12% new, 67% replies, 12% retweets, 8% quotes
On 22 user lists
1,643 followers
80 
18. profile imagePaul M. Sutter
@PaulMattSutter


Scientist, Author, Host Host: Ask a Spaceman, Space Radio, @Discovery Space Out | Author: pmsutter.com/book | Articles: @SPACEdotcom @LiveScience
New York, NY
pmsutter.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
8 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 55% new, 15% replies, 27% retweets, 2% quotes
On 310 user lists
12,339 followers
58 
19. profile imageDr Emma Osborne 💫
@Emmanigma


Astrophysicist ✨ Multi-Award Winning Science Presenter • Creator of the https://t.co/Zg0MFnlbZw • Badass 🚀
Bath, England
emmalouiseosborne.com
Video channel
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 15% new, 38% replies, 38% retweets, 9% quotes
On 74 user lists
4,951 followers
47 
20. profile imageSébastien Carassou 🌎
@FlashCordon


Dr. en astrophysique, vidéaste (#LeSOW #GeoCargo @Billes2sciences @StringTheoryFR), cofondateur de @Asso_Conscience et @EnDirectDuLabo (Crédit PP:K Zihnioglu)
Le cosmos est mon campement.
sebastiencarassou.com
Video channel
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 14% new, 21% replies, 61% retweets, 4% quotes
On 351 user lists
19,919 followers
28 
21. profile imageUmut Yildiz
@umutayildiz


Deep Space Telecom 📡 & Dr. #Astrophysics 🚀at @NASAJPL/@Caltech • @teamtekcareuzay • #SciComm • #Skeptic • My Opinions • In Science We Trust • https://t.co/yZZZbe0yQp
Los Angeles, CA
youtube.com/c/umutyildiz
Google Scholar page
Video channel
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 12% new, 56% replies, 28% retweets, 4% quotes
On 356 user lists
494,739 followers
17 
22. profile imageSelçuk Topal, PhD
@astronomTurk


Astrofizikçi | Asst. Prof. of Astrophysics | PhD @UniofOxford Alumni, BSc+MSc @AnkaraUni | @gelecekuzayda | https://t.co/oOMeNk08JE | Book @kaoskozmos
Turkey
instagram.com/drselcuktopal
Video channel
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 31% new, 47% replies, 13% retweets, 9% quotes
On 115 user lists
54,855 followers