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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-Sep-24 11:00 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: 4% new, 81% replies, 8% retweets, 6% quotes
On 4,099 user lists
375,594 followers
375 
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: 12% new, 71% replies, 4% retweets, 13% quotes
On 12,380 user lists
616,084 followers
326 
3. profile imageLady Lakdawalla of Baltis Vallis
@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
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 16% new, 53% replies, 23% retweets, 8% quotes
On 4,659 user lists
169,825 followers
321 
4. profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson
@neiltyson


Astrophysicist
New York City
haydenplanetarium.org/tyson/
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 43% new, 45% replies, 0% retweets, 12% quotes
On 44,906 user lists
14,248,817 followers
231 
5. profile imageNicole THE MASK GOES OVER YOUR NOSE Gugliucci, PhD
@NoisyAstronomer


Physics professor with interests in education, astronomy, and other shenanigans. She/her ❤️💜💙🏳️‍🌈 Tweets mine. RT≠endorse. Snark may be repaid with snark.
New Hampshire, USA
Google Scholar page
Video channel
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 62% replies, 14% retweets, 14% quotes
On 999 user lists
21,343 followers
189 
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: 8% new, 78% replies, 5% retweets, 8% quotes
On 257 user lists
14,852 followers
188 
7. profile imageJames Davenport, PhD
@jradavenport


Dad, astronomer, maker of data & science things. Studying stars, looking for aliens. All opinions are my own. #BlackLivesMatter
Seattle, WA
youtube.com/james-davenport
Google Scholar page
Video channel
8 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 8% new, 45% replies, 41% retweets, 6% quotes
On 176 user lists
3,565 followers
172 
8. profile imageP(David|Kipping) ∝ P(Kipping|David) P(David)
@david_kipping


Exoplanets & Exomoons, Cool Worlds Lab, Columbia University
Manhattan, NY
coolworldslab.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 12% new, 62% replies, 21% retweets, 5% quotes
On 186 user lists
6,739 followers
168 
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: 44% new, 12% replies, 35% retweets, 9% quotes
On 281 user lists
8,689 followers
155 
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.
Maynooth, Co Kildare, Ireland
telescoper.wordpress.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 33% new, 28% replies, 25% retweets, 14% quotes
On 305 user lists
6,357 followers
152 
11. profile imageIan J. O'Neill
@astroengine


@NASAJPL news media rep for asteroids, comets, robotics, space tech, Earth sciences and the Deep Space Network. Astrophysicist at heart. Opinions are mine.
Woodland Hills, California
astroengine.com
Video channel
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 23% new, 37% replies, 30% retweets, 10% quotes
On 1,304 user lists
36,608 followers
138 
12. profile imageDr James O'Donoghue
@physicsJ


Planetary Astronomer @JAXA_en, previously @NASA @BU_Tweets @uniofleicester. Observer of Jupiter & Saturn. Amateur animator. Tweets my own. ⁷
Tokyo, Japan
youtube.com/jayphys85
Google Scholar page
Video channel
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 6% new, 63% replies, 24% retweets, 7% quotes
On 717 user lists
86,124 followers
135 
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: 22% new, 57% replies, 15% retweets, 6% quotes
On 144 user lists
5,330 followers
117 
14. profile imageDr. Brian May
@DrBrianMay


Rocket Ship Builder 🚀🚀🚀🚀🚀
brianmay.com
Video channel
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 96% new, 3% replies, 1% retweets, 0% quotes
On 3,306 user lists
1,078,378 followers
114 
15. profile imageGeraint F. Lewis
@Cosmic_Horizons


Cosmologist, Galactic Archaeologist. Proud Silurian, Australian immigrant, & author of @AFortunateUni with @lukebarnesastro.
Sydney
geraintflewis.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
6 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 18% new, 63% replies, 15% retweets, 4% quotes
On 85 user lists
2,811 followers
98 
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: 27% new, 20% replies, 47% retweets, 6% quotes
On 37 user lists
1,538 followers
83 
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: 10% new, 50% replies, 35% retweets, 4% quotes
On 19 user lists
1,436 followers
76 
18. profile imagePaul M. Sutter
@PaulMattSutter


Astrophysicist, Agent to the Stars
New York, NY
pmsutter.com
Google Scholar page
Video channel
8 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 46% new, 19% replies, 36% retweets, 0% quotes
On 305 user lists
12,349 followers
58 
19. 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: 12% new, 44% replies, 36% retweets, 8% quotes
On 73 user lists
4,919 followers
47 
20. profile imageSébastien Carassou 🌎
@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
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 5% new, 27% replies, 63% retweets, 4% quotes
On 337 user lists
19,179 followers
26 
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: 10% new, 61% replies, 27% retweets, 3% quotes
On 332 user lists
494,292 followers
17 
22. profile imageSelçuk Topal, PhD
@astronomTurk


Astrofizikçi | Asst. Prof. of Astrophysics | PhD @UniofOxford Alumni, MSc+BSc @AnkaraUni | Founder @gelecekuzayda | https://t.co/oOMeNk08JE | Book @kaoskozmos
Turkey
instagram.com/drselcuktopal
Video channel
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 24% new, 59% replies, 13% retweets, 4% quotes
On 108 user lists
51,660 followers