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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-Apr-08 11:00 UTC. Entries: 21. Inclusion criteria. See full group (basis for peer followers). Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1. profile imageKatie Mack
@AstroKatie


(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist/cosmologist, writer, connoisseur of cosmic catastrophes. Author: 'The End of Everything (Astrophysically Speaking)'
Waterloo, Ontario
astrokatie.com/book
Google Scholar page
Video channel
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 6% new, 77% replies, 11% retweets, 6% quotes
On 4,174 user lists
349,173 followers
336 
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
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 11% new, 68% replies, 5% retweets, 16% quotes
On 12,839 user lists
616,997 followers
294 
3. profile imageEmily Lakdawalla
@elakdawalla


Solar System Specialist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist, author, speaker, asteroid 274860. Views are my own & not those of employer. 🏳️‍🌈 she/her
Pasadena, CA
planetary.org/emily
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 16% new, 69% replies, 7% retweets, 8% quotes
On 4,830 user lists
167,764 followers
293 
4. profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson
@neiltyson


Astrophysicist
New York City
haydenplanetarium.org/tyson/
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 58% new, 41% replies, 1% retweets, 0% quotes
On 47,394 user lists
13,805,688 followers
219 
5. profile imageProf. Nicole Gugliucci, Doctor of the Sky 👩‍🏫📡✨
@NoisyAstronomer


Physics professor, education researcher, astronomer, scicommer, advocate for equity in STEM. Geek, crossfitter, dog mom. She/her. 🏳️‍🌈 Tweets mine; RT≠endorse
New Hampshire, USA
noisyastronomer.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 14% new, 48% replies, 24% retweets, 14% quotes
21,326 followers
175 
6. 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: 16% new, 67% replies, 10% retweets, 8% quotes
On 215 user lists
11,528 followers
168 
7. profile imageJames Davenport, PhD
@jradavenport


Astronomer, dad, maker of data & science things. Studying stars, looking for aliens, uploading YouTube videos. All opinions are my own.
Seattle, WA
youtube.com/james-davenport
Google Scholar page
Video channel
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 14% new, 45% replies, 35% retweets, 6% quotes
On 169 user lists
3,185 followers
151 
8. profile imageDavid Kipping
@david_kipping


Exoplanets & Exomoons, Cool Worlds Lab, Columbia University
Manhattan, NY
coolworlds.astro.columbia.edu
Google Scholar page
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 18% new, 45% replies, 23% retweets, 13% quotes
On 179 user lists
5,627 followers
148 
9. profile imageTrueSciPhi / Kelly Truelove
@TrueSciPhi


A window on science, philosophy, and mathematics communities on social media, by Kelly Truelove (physics PhD). Photo info at instagram.com/TrueSciPhi.
Austin, Texas
TrueSciPhi.org
Google Scholar page
Video channel
4 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 52% new, 13% replies, 27% retweets, 8% quotes
On 280 user lists
7,911 followers
142 
10. profile imageIan J. O'Neill
@astroengine


@NASAJPL Media Relations Specialist. Astrophysicist, science communicator & advisor, wannabe sci-fi author. Patiently awaiting the AI takeover. Opinions = mine.
Wherever Baby Yoda Lives
astroengine.com
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 28% new, 41% replies, 25% retweets, 7% quotes
On 1,336 user lists
36,811 followers
134 
11. profile imageDr. Brian May
@DrBrianMay


Rocket Ship Builder 🚀🚀🚀🚀🚀
brianmay.com
Video channel
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 100% new, 0% replies, 0% retweets, 0% quotes
On 3,456 user lists
1,045,041 followers
111 
12. 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
6 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 15% new, 74% replies, 7% retweets, 4% quotes
On 139 user lists
5,054 followers
105 
13. profile imageDr James O'Donoghue
@physicsJ


Planetary Scientist @JAXA_en, previously @NASA @BU_Tweets @uniofleicester. Jupiter & Saturn, rings, aurora & making animations. 🇬🇧 in 🇯🇵. Tweets mine
Tokyo, Japan
youtube.com/jayphys85
Google Scholar page
Video channel
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 8% new, 71% replies, 10% retweets, 10% quotes
On 508 user lists
49,202 followers
99 
14. profile imageGeraint F. Lewis
@Cosmic_Horizons


Cosmologist, Galactic Archaeologist. Proud Silurian, Australian immigrant, & author of @AFortunateUni with @lukebarnesastro.
Sydney
cosmic-horizons.blogspot.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
6 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 24% new, 53% replies, 22% retweets, 0% quotes
On 86 user lists
2,577 followers
86 
15. 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
3 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 28% new, 20% replies, 47% retweets, 6% quotes
On 40 user lists
1,530 followers
73 
16. profile imagePaul M. Sutter
@PaulMattSutter


Astrophysicist, Agent to the Stars
New York, NY
pmsutter.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 56% new, 11% replies, 33% retweets, 0% quotes
On 305 user lists
12,906 followers (follows 0.59 accounts per follower)
59 
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
3 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 16% new, 36% replies, 42% retweets, 6% quotes
On 21 user lists
1,212 followers
58 
18. profile imageDr Emma Osborne 💫
@Emmanigma


Astrophysicist ✨ Multi-Award Winning Science Presenter • Creator of the #ExtraordinaryUniverse • Badass 🚀
Bath, England
emmalouiseosborne.com
Video channel
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 51% replies, 33% retweets, 6% quotes
On 78 user lists
5,042 followers
40 
19. profile imageSébastien Carassou 🌎 #ResteChezToi
@FlashCordon


Docteur en astrophysique, vidéaste (#LeSOW, @StringTheoryFR, @Billes2sciences), cofondateur de @Asso_Conscience et @EnDirectDuLabo (Crédit PP: K. Zihnioglu)
Le cosmos est mon campement.
sebastiencarassou.com
Video channel
8 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 15% new, 25% replies, 59% retweets, 2% quotes
On 343 user lists
16,486 followers
24 
20. profile imageUmut Yildiz
@umutayildiz


Deep Space Telecom📡 & Dr. #Astrophysics🚀 @NASAJPL/@Caltech • My Opinions • #SciComm • https://t.co/IfARWRjAp5 • In Science We Trust #tekcareuzay • #Skeptic
Los Angeles, CA
umutayildiz.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 2% new, 69% replies, 17% retweets, 10% quotes
On 375 user lists
482,270 followers
15 
21. profile imageDr. Selçuk Topal
@astronomTurk


Astrofizikçi | PhD @UniofOxford Alumni | Founder of @gelecekuzayda | Uzay hakkında her şey için 👉 https://t.co/oOMeNk08JE | Official Account | #bilim #uzay
Turkey
astronomselcuk.com
Video channel
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 6% new, 91% replies, 1% retweets, 2% quotes
On 114 user lists
45,024 followers