Astronomers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2018-Sep-19 22:16 UTC. Listed feeds: 300. A feed's score is the percentage of Astronomers on Twitter following it, and dark shading indicates the feed belongs to a member of that list. Switch to collage. List only feeds under 1,000 followers. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist/cosmologist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of airplane food
Raleigh, NC
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
281,583 72.3%
2.profile imagePhil Plait

SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy I use "likes" for bookmarks. No endorsement implied.
Bad Astronomy
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
611,552 69.0%
3.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EDT (UTC-4)
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
29,549,243 68.7%
4.profile imageEmily Lakdawalla

Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist, public speaker. Wrote a book on Curiosity rover. Asteroid 274860.
The Design and Engineering of Cur...
Pasadena, CA
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
148,501 67.3%
5.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

Astrophysics for Young People in ...
Accessory to War
StarTalk Young Readers Edition (S...
New York City
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
12,850,513 62.6%
6.profile imagechrislintott

Astronomer, zookeeper and journalist, based at University of Oxford.
The Cosmic Tourist
Exploring the Mysteries of the Un...
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
28,465 57.3%
7.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
102,264,509 55.6%
8.profile imageCuriosity Rover

Your friendly neighborhood NASA Mars rover. Exploring the Red Planet since 2012. Team headquartered at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory 🚀 @NASAJPL
Gale Crater, Mars
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,924,834 55.0%
9.profile imageDr./Prof. Sarah Hörst

Asst Prof of Planetary Sci @JohnsHopkins and Titan evangelist. “I try not to hope and fail utterly” [email protected] she/her https://t.co/KTdjavkCds
Baltimore, MD, USA
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
47,278 55.0%
10.profile imageSarah Kendrew

Astronomer with the European Space Agency. Based at the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore. Astronomy, running, bikes. Opinions my own. 🇧🇪🇬🇧
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,792 54.7%
11.profile imageAstrotweeps: Steph

Steph LaMassa • @AstroOnTapDC • https://t.co/VbzNcThkH8 • A new astronomer/planetary scientist tweeting about space each week.
The Universe
4 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
9,326 53.1%
12.profile imageDavid W. Hogg

astronomy, cosmology, stars, exoplanets, inference, engineering, data analysis, emcee, The Cannon, Astrometry.net, The Tractor, #openscience, #otherpeoplesdata
New York City
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
5,827 52.8%
13.profile imageAstroBetter

Blog and Wiki for professional astronomers.
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
4,825 52.8%
14.profile imageLucianne Walkowicz

Chair of Astrobiology @librarycongress studying ethics of Mars exploration, astronomer @AdlerPlanet, multimedia artist. Opinions ~my own~
Washington, DC
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
12,863 52.2%
15.profile imageAstronomy Picture Of The Day

Each day a different image of our universe along with a brief explanation. For issues with this account contact @astronomyblog otherwise apod.nasa.gov/apod/lib/apsub…
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
1,290,247 51.7%
16.profile imageMaria Womack

Astrophysicist & planetary scientist, USF professor #teamcomet #astrochemistry #scipolicy #planetarydefense Contains no pseudoscience
Tampa, Florida
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
4,360 51.4%
17.profile imageastrobites

Digestible summaries of the latest research in astrophysics, written by graduate students. Astrobites is supported by the American Astronomical Society.
All over the world
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
7,688 51.1%
18.profile imageJulianne Dalcanton

Astrophysicist at the University of Washington. Principal Investigator of the Panchromatic Hubble Andromeda Treasury (PHAT).
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,204 51.1%
19.profile imageSpaceX

SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches the world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft.
Hawthorne, CA
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
7,307,685 50.8%
20.profile imageBrian Cox

Touring the world in 2019, mainly talking about cosmology, quantum mechanics, black holes and the value of our civilisation.
The Earth, with everyone else
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,845,130 50.3%
21.profile imageProf. Karen Masters 💫⭐️✨

Professor of astrophysics @haverfordedu. Investigating galaxies with @GalaxyZoo @SDSSurveys. Touch a galaxy @TactileUniverse. Mostly tweeting astronomy. British
Ardmore, PA
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
7,471 50.3%
22.profile imageSarah Tuttle

Astrophysicist. Vashti or Mordechai. Armed with wrenches & a dream. Professor. Legally & reputationally risky. 100% problematic. She/they.
Here, I guess.
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
10,564 50.0%
23.profile image★ dr amanda bauer ★

Head of Education & Public Outreach for LSST. Music creator. Co-host of #CosmicVertigo space podcast abc.net.au/radionational/…
Tucson, AZ
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
9,685 49.4%
24.profile imageESA

European Space Agency, keeping you posted on European space activities.
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
871,669 49.2%
25.profile imageBryan Gaensler

Astronomer & Director of @DunlapInstitute at @UofT. Science-fiction connoisseur, rugby league tragic, displaced Antipodean, bewildered parent. Opinions ∉ @UofT.
Extreme Cosmos
Toronto, Canada
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
8,083 48.6%
26.profile imageNASA JPL

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory manages many of NASA's robotic missions exploring Earth, the solar system and our universe. Tweets from JPL's News Office.
Pasadena, Calif.
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,704,191 48.3%
27.profile imageJonathan McDowell

I'm an astronomer at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, working on Chandra and quasars, and commenting on space launches and space activities.
Somerville, MA, USA
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
24,520 48.0%
28.profile imageSean Carroll

Physicist at Caltech. Author of The Big Picture and other books. Host of #MindscapePodcast. Married to @JenLucPiquant. In favor of truth and kindness.
Los Angeles
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
224,088 47.8%
29.profile imageMike Brown

Astronomer, planet hunter, Pluto killer, bear whisperer, Finger-wrapped dad. Dangerous secularist.
How I Killed Pluto and Why It Had...
Pasadena, CA
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
63,546 47.8%
30.profile imageFraser Cain

Publisher of universetoday.com, co-host of astronomycast.com. Named after Asteroid 158092.
Courtenay, British Columbia
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
38,814 47.8%
31.profile imageDr. Renée Hložek

South African cisgender, bisexual woman Assistant Prof. of Astrophysics, Rhodes scholar (and lover of loud karaoke), Senior TED Fellow. Feminist scientist.
Toronto, Ontario
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
5,090 47.5%
32.profile imageMolly Peeples

Astronomer in the Science Policies Group @STScI playing with galaxies & gas, real & fake. #Hubble, #JWST, #WFIRST pay the bills; opinions are my own. She/her.
Baltimore, MD, z=0
5 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
7,164 46.9%
33.profile imageKelle Cruz

Astronomy Prof at @Hunter_College, @AMNH, and #BDNYC. Liveable streets. @Spurs. Founder, editor of @AstroBetter & CEO of @ScienceBetter. Coordinator of @Astropy
New York, NY
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
4,735 46.6%
34.profile imageMC Stardust ✨ Inclusion Rider 4 Life

Astrophysicist by day and all around rock-it scientist whenever I get my act together. Tweets are my own opinions. Intersectional or GTFO. 1/2 of @startorialist
Moon/New York City
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
12,506 46.4%
35.profile imageAlex Parker

Planetary astronomer and artist exploring the origin and history of our solar system. Director of @ESPRESSO_SSERVI. If in doubt, I could probably laser it.
Boulder, Colorado
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
27,205 46.1%
36.profile imageMeg Urry

Yale physics prof, likes supermassive black holes, teaching, writing, increasing participation in STEM, my family
Yale University
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
4,254 45.5%
37.profile imageAlyssa A. Goodman

Astronomy Professor at Harvard, CoDirector of Science at Radcliffe Institute. Loves data, visualization, Universe, education, people. Not in that order.
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,579 45.5%
38.profile imageElon Musk

9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
22,641,238 45.3%
39.profile imagePamela L. Gay

Communicating astronomy and life in academia 1 sidereal day at a time. All opinions & ideas expressed are strictly my own.
Edwardsville, IL
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
38,717 44.4%
40.profile imageBrooke Simmons

Distracted astrophysicist researching galaxies & black holes; on @galaxyzoo & @the_zooniverse teams. Also planetaryresponsenetwork.org lead. (She/her)
San Diego, CA
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
5,871 44.4%
41.profile imageProf. Abel Méndez

Planetary Astrobiologist and Director of the @PlanetaryHabLab. Studying habitable worlds using the Arecibo Observatory. #exoplanets #astrobiology
Searching for Habitable Worlds
Arecibo, Puerto Rico
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
13,864 44.1%
42.profile imageCatherine Q.

Astrophysicist, science communicator, over-thinker. One of @HuffPostscience Top 30 Physicists to follow. Autoimmune illness girl. Kiwi in US. Dogs rule.
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
40,413 43.9%
43.profile imageProf. Emily Rice, Ph.D.

Astronomer at @csinews, @GC_CUNY, @AMNH, #BDNYC, & #CUNYAstro; @AstronomyOnTap organizer, 1/2 of @startorialist, & @knitted_bd host ⭐️. Not @djcarlysagan 😜
Occupied Lunaape Land (NYC)
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,819 43.9%
44.profile imageNASA Kepler and K2

Launched in March 2009, Kepler is NASA's first spacecraft to detect Earth-size planets in the just-right Goldilocks habitable zone of other stars.
Trailing Earth around the Sun
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
612,349 43.6%
45.profile imageDr. Jessie Christiansen

NASA Research Scientist | #exoplaneteer | #WomenInStem advocate | Science curator at @NASAExoArchive | Usual nerd grab-bag of fandoms | She/her
Caltech, Pasadena, CA, USA
4 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,158 43.6%
46.profile imageBrian Schmidt

An overly busy Cosmologist who is Vice Chancellor of the ANU, Wine maker, Dad & Husband. 2011 Nobel Laureate in Physics
Canberra Australia
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
22,941 43.0%
47.profile imageNicole Gugliucci, Doctor of the Sky

Professor, astronomer, education researcher, science communicator, working twds equity in STEM. Geek, crossfitter, dog mom. She/her. Tweets my own, etc 💙💜💖
New Hampshire, USA
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
21,011 43.0%
48.profile imageESO

The European Southern Observatory (ESO) is the most productive observatory in the world.
Garching, Germany
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
76,016 42.7%
49.profile imageMichele Bannister

Planetary astronomer, poet, hunter of new and strange worlds. Connoisseur of fuzzy dots of light. Asteroid (10463). Research Fellow @AstroQUB.
living the life non-sidereal
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
7,400 42.7%
50.profile imageSarcasticRover

Doing a science on the red planet. Not @MarsCuriosity. Portrait by @badportraits. Written by @jfiliatrault.
4th Rock From the Sun
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
1,010,076 42.5%
51.profile imageAlessondra Springmann

asteroids, comets, sounding rockets, @AreciboRadar/🇵🇷 love, cacti, geology, autoimmune disease, puns, equity/inclusion, cat herding, rants, 小惑星レーダー天文学者, she/her
Chukson / Tucson, AZ
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
7,062 42.5%
52.profile imageCassiniSaturn

Our spacecraft is gone, but the science continues. Join us at @NASASolarSystem for the latest.
Saturn, Solar System
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
1,630,797 42.2%
53.profile imageNASA Webb Telescope

NASA's James Webb Space Telescope will give us an amazing look at the universe! It will launch in 2021. RT, likes, and/or @mentions do not imply endorsement.
Greenbelt, Maryland
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
389,494 42.2%
54.profile imageESA Rosetta Mission

ESA spacecraft that studied Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko & sent @philae2014 to its surface. Mission completed 30 Sep 2016. Follow @esascience for latest news
5 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2016-Sep-30)
481,005 41.3%
55.profile imageNewHorizons2015

The First Space Mission to Explore Planet Pluto--Ride Along Via Principal Investigator Alan Stern's Private New Horizons Twitter Feed. Follow Stern @AlanStern
Deeeeep Space
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
279,043 41.1%
56.profile imageBill Nye

Bill Nye Saves the World Season 3 Now Streaming Only on Netflix.
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
5,775,636 40.8%
57.profile imageDavid Spergel

Astrophysicist at Princeton University and Flatiron Institute
Princeton NJ
4 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
4,948 40.8%
58.profile imageDr Rachael Livermore

British Astrophysicist & tea lover. I critique Star Trek science at snarkyastronomer.tumblr.com Videos of my public talks at bit.ly/SciTalks
Melbourne, Victoria
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
5,807 40.5%
59.profile imagePeter Edmonds

Work in astronomy publicity after surviving an astrophysics PhD & postdocs. Interested in science & scicomm. Opinions are mine & RTs aren't always endorsements.
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
4,067 40.5%
60.profile imageMeg Schwamb

Planetary scientist, astronomer, Gemini North assistant scientist: KBOs, Planet Four(Mars), MBCs(Comet Hunters),LSST SSSC co-chair. Opinions tweeted are my own
Hilo, HI
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
4,335 40.2%
61.profile imageChris Hadfield

Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after 3 spaceflights. For events and media, please write to [email protected]
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
2,401,180 39.9%
62.profile imageNASA's Juno Mission

Exploring Jupiter to improve our understanding of the planet's origins and the formation of planetary systems. missionjuno.org nasa.gov/juno
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
705,173 39.9%
63.profile imageESA Science

Science @ the European Space Agency ESA, keeping you posted on European space science activities.
Noordwijk, The Netherlands
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
292,751 39.7%
64.profile imageTanya Harrison

🇨🇦Professional Martian, PhD. Director of Research @asunewspace, Web Editor @exploreplanets, current/former team @[email protected]+Mars Recon Orbiter.
Toronto / Phoenix
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
20,192 39.7%
65.profile imageThe SETI Institute

We believe we are conducting the most profound search in human history — to know our beginnings and our place among the stars.
Mountain View, CA
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
677,076 39.4%
66.profile imagePlanetary Society

Citizen-powered #space exploration led by CEO @BillNye. Join us.
Pasadena, CA
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
182,660 39.4%
67.profile imageNASA New Horizons

The New Horizons spacecraft, launched in 2006, flew past the the icy dwarf planet Pluto and its moons in July 2015.
Solar System
4 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
341,500 39.1%
68.profile imageChanda Prescod-Weinstein 🙅🏽‍♀️ 🇧🇧🌈

#BlackandSTEM Prof of Physics Chanda P-W. Particles & #HistSTM. F the binary, tweets by/for me only, rep by @jkpapin. medium.com/@chanda
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
35,402 39.1%
69.profile imageSarah Ballard

Habitable worlds, kindness, fiction, etc. At ~75 km/s*Mpc! One half of @drssarahcare
Cambridge, MA
4 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,089 38.8%
70.profile imageDavid Charbonneau

Exoplaneteer and Professor of Astronomy at Harvard. Girl Scout leader, hockey coach, and proud father of four daughters and future presidents.
Harvard University
4 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,000 38.8%
71.profile imageJohn Asher Johnson

Sayer of words, typist of things, one who professes professionally, figurer of things out, player of basketball, abuser of language. Views expressed r mine
How Do You Find an Exoplanet? (Pr...
Cambridge, MA
5 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,331 38.5%
72.profile imageNature News & Comment

Science news & opinion from the news team at Nature, the international journal of #science. Get our daily newsletter: go.nature.com/naturebriefing
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
1,879,127 38.3%
73.profile imageDJ Dr JJ Eldridge

NZ Astrophysicist studying exploding binary stars. Lecturer, Speaker, Sci-fi addict, feminist, trans non-binary femme, prefers she/her/them/they pro-nouns.
The Lives and Death-Throes of Mas...
Auckland, New Zealand
5 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,410 38.3%
74.profile imageBenneHolwerda

Astronomer at large (mostly harmless). University of Louisville. Opinions & typos obv my own.
Louisville, KY
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
1,690 38.3%
75.profile imageMatthew R Francis

Writer of physics and astronomy. Wearer of jaunty hats. Tryin' to publish a novel. Proud Rebel scum. Avatar by @ScienceComic . He/him.
Cleveland, OH
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
17,088 38.0%
76.profile imagePhilae Lander

On 12 November 2014 I landed on comet #67P as part of @ESA_Rosetta. I am operated by @DLR_en's Lander Control Center LCC in Cologne.
Interplanetary Space
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
403,426 37.7%
77.profile imageNadia Drake

Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
25,676 37.7%
78.profile imageAlexandra Witze

Correspondent for Nature, views my own. Reach me (generally) witzescience-at-gmaildotcom or (securely) awitze-at-protonmaildotcom.
Boulder, CO
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
19,040 37.7%
79.profile imageDr Chiara Mingarelli

Gravitational-wave astrophysicist. Flatiron Research Fellow at @FlatironCCA. Previously @Caltech, @NASAJPL, and MPIfR. Views my own.
New York, NY
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
6,014 37.7%
80.profile imageAlberto Conti

Astrophysicist "Fight Devastating Ignorance with Facts" - Tweets are my own, at least in this multiverse. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alberto_C…
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,347 37.7%
81.profile imageDr. Christina Richey

Planetary Scientist/Astrophysicist, fighter 4 inclusion in STEM, love/hate relationship w/ workouts, wine drinker, making my mom 😊; views are my own. they/them
Los Angeles, CA
3 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
2,238 37.7%
82.profile imageUniverse Today

Universe Today - universetoday.com, a website about space and astronomy. Tweets are probably coming from @fcain
Courtenay, British Columbia
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
286,583 37.4%
83.profile imageEd Yong

Science writer at The Atlantic. Author of I CONTAIN MULTITUDES, a New York Times bestseller on animal-microbe partnerships. edyong.me
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
142,306 37.4%
84.profile imageRisa Wechsler

astrophysicist. cosmologist. maker of universes and various kinds of trouble. professor of physics @ stanford
San Francisco
6 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,067 37.4%
85.profile imageHubble

The official Twitter account for the NASA Hubble Space Telescope, managed and operated by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
Goddard Space Flight Center
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
6,034,259 37.2%
86.profile imageJane MacArthur

Planetary scientist @UniOfLeicester studying martian meteorites & comet dust. Writer @PopAstro. Fellow @RoyalAstroSoc #MetSoc2018 #RAS200 #Violinist
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
7,014 36.6%
87.profile imageKevin Schawinski

Co-founder/CEO @modulos_ai | astrophysicist @eth_en | artificial intelligence | citizen science | galaxies & black holes | space.ml
Zurich, Switzerland
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
4,390 36.6%
88.profile imageSTARtorialist

Where science meets fashion and scientists get FABULOUS! By professional astronomers @Summer_Ash & @emilylurice.
The Universe
4 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,886 36.6%
89.profile imageMika McKinnon

Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious.
West Coast
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
27,347 36.3%
90.profile imageAnna Frebel

Astronomer & stellar archaeologist searching for the oldest stars in the universe (yes, they are 12-13 billion yrs old!); also professor at MIT & author
Searching for the Oldest Stars
New Horizons in Astronomy
Cambridge, MA, USA
5 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
10,790 36.3%
91.profile imageNature Astronomy

A Nature journal dedicated to presenting the very best research across the disciplines of astronomy, astrophysics, cosmology and planetary science.
London, England
2 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
14,911 35.8%
92.profile imageKarin Sandstrom

Assistant professor of astronomy and physics. Lover of coffee, interstellar dust, California, nerdy stuff. Originally from SW Washington.
San Diego, CA
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,576 35.8%
93.profile imageNew Scientist

The best place to find out what’s new in science – and why it matters. To subscribe go to: https://t.co/M4DdnmRv4N
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,386,909 35.5%
94.profile imageShit Academics Say

A social experiment | @prof_nch
4 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
291,292 35.5%
95.profile imageJedidah Isler, PhD

Relentless Dreamer / Astrophysicist / Science Lover / Innovator / TED Fellow / Founder & Host @VanguardSTEM / @NatGeo Emerging Explorer
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
11,724 35.5%
96.profile imageJordan Harrod / @RealScientists

Real science from real scientists, writers, communicators, artists & clinicians. This week: engineer-in-training Jordan Harrod | @jordanbharrod
5 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
68,836 34.9%
97.profile imageThomas Robitaille

Freelance, software developer, lead developer of Glue, co-ordinator for the Astropy project, software Editor for AAS Publishing, open development advocate.
United Kingdom
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,242 34.9%
98.profile imageNASA Goddard

Tweeting the best in astrophysics, Earth sciences, engineering, robotic exploration, Sun science, and technology for NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
Greenbelt, MD USA
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
485,218 34.6%
99.profile imageRobert McNees

Professor, physicist, sci comm. Black holes, quantum gravity, cosmology. Tar Heel. RT = spooky action at a distance. Opinions are mine alone.
Chicago, z=0
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
11,506 34.6%
100.profile imageDr Anna Watts

Associate Professor of Astrophysics @ Univ. of Amsterdam. Neutron stars (explosions, dense matter), X-ray astronomy. Mom, Migrant. Particles in stars blah blah.
4 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,187 34.6%
101.profile imageDr. Phil Metzger

Planetary scientist. CoFounder/CTO of @PressToOrbit. CoFounder NASA KSC SwampWorks. UCF Florida Space Institute. SpaceMining. Space settlement. Science.
Kennedy Space Center & Orlando
5 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
73,626 34.4%
102.profile imageRoyal Astronomical Society

The RAS is a learned society representing astronomers and geophysicists in the UK & worldwide. Tweets by @RobertMMassey, @MorganDJHollis, & @DrHelenKlus.
Burlington House, London
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
27,893 34.4%
103.profile imageLee Billings

Science journalist covering space and physics for @sciam. Author of Five Billion Years of Solitude, a book on the search for alien Earths. Opinions are my own.
New York City
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
7,977 34.4%
104.profile imageRobert Simpson

Googler, astronomer, TED Fellow. Views are my own.
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
31,527 34.1%
105.profile imageMarc Kuchner

PI of Citizen Science projects backyardworlds.org, diskdetective.org, Astrophysicist, Songwriter.
Marketing for Scientists
Greenbelt, MD
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
5,724 34.1%
106.profile imagePeter Coles 🌈 🇪🇺 🇮🇪

Theoretical astrophysicist, specialising in cosmology, making a new home in Ireland. Also interested in jazz, opera, poetry, crosswords, cricket, etc. #FBPE
The Routledge Companion to the Ne...
From Cosmos to Chaos
Maynooth, Co Kildare, Ireland
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
5,547 34.1%
107.profile imageJane Rigby

Astronomer researching black holes & galaxies, using telescopes around world & in space, helping build Webb Telescope @NASA. Queer parent geek UU.🚲 Views mine
DC Metro
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
4,551 34.1%
108.profile imageGeert Barentsen

NASA Kepler Space Telescope Scientist • @KeplerGO Director • Loves exoplanets, burritos, and videos of kittens 🚀🌯😾. #KeplerMission #K2Mission
Mountain View, CA
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,967 34.1%
109.profile imageDr. Jennifer L. Hoffman ✨

Astronomer, associate professor, alto, auntie, ailurophile. University of Denver
Stellar Polimetry
Denver, CO
4 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
2,687 34.1%
110.profile imageDr Michelle Collins

Astrophysicist working on Local Group galaxies. Soft spot for Andromeda. Keen runner. All views my own. RT != endorsement
Guildford, England
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
1,610 34.1%
111.profile imageCarolyn Porco

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60,242 33.8%
112.profile imageMeredith Rawls

Stellar astronomer and data management for @LSST. Also: mom, scicommer, violist, Episcopalian. Less nighttime blue light, more 24/7 equity. Keep looking up.
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113.profile imageAlan Stern

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10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
28,711 33.5%
114.profile imageESA Gaia

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18,182 33.5%
115.profile imageDavid Grinspoon

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116.profile imageJason Wright

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117.profile imageElisabeth Newton

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118.profile imageGrant Tremblay

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9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,090 33.2%
119.profile imageProfe Jorge Moreno, PhD

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120.profile imageJosh Peek

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121.profile imageCERN

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122.profile imageSophia Gad-Nasr 🏳️‍🌈

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17,658 33.0%
123.profile imageAmber Straughn

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7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
13,183 32.7%
124.profile imageProf. Lisa Harvey-Smith

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6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
12,575 32.7%
125.profile imageDr. Jessica Kirkpatrick

Jessica Ann Kirkpatrick, Astrophysicist → Data Scientist #scientist #techie #runner #feminist #writer #catmom #dogstepmom
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9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,895 32.7%
126.profile imageHaley Gomez

I'm an Astrophysicist, love books, films astronomy, shoes and dresses.
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
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127.profile imageAlan Duffy

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6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
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128.profile imageAstro Union

Founded in 1919, the International Astronomical Union (IAU) promotes and safeguards the science of astronomy through international cooperation.
4 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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129.profile imageBecky Smethurst

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Oxford, England
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2,561 32.4%
130.profile imageDan F-M

I write code for good & astrophysics.
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,448 32.4%
131.profile image✨ Emily Levesque 🏳️‍🌈

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8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,215 32.4%
132.profile imageTim Peake

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1,643,559 32.1%
133.profile imageBuzz Aldrin

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134.profile imageNYT Science

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New York, NY
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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135.profile imageLIGO

Official Twitter of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration. We detect gravitational waves! YouTube: youtube.com/ligovirgo
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136.profile imageEthan Siegel

The Universe is: Expanding, cooling, and dark. It starts with a bang! #Cosmology Science writer, astrophysicist, author, Forbes & NASA columnist.
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12,269 32.1%
137.profile imageProf. Lucie Green

Royal Society University Research Fellow, Professor of Physics at UCL. Staring at the Sun & beyond. Chief Stargazer @popastro. 1st book: amzn.to/2nitfmi
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
19,569 31.8%
138.profile image.Astronomy

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139.profile imageDr Erin Ryan

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140.profile imageAdam Burgasser

astrophysicist, professor, and preferably in the water.
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1,765 31.8%
141.profile imageRuth Angus

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Oxford, UK
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
1,548 31.8%
142.profile imageIan O'Neill

Recovering British astrophysicist, @AstroSocietyPac Mercury editor, science writer and communicator. #atheist #skeptic #scicomm #eveonline
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
35,870 31.6%
143.profile imageThe Zooniverse

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19,062 31.6%
144.profile imageScientific American

Awesome discoveries. Expert insights. Science that shapes the world.
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145.profile imageESA Operations

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146.profile imageBobak Ferdowsi

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121,424 31.3%
147.profile imageFranck Marchis

Planetary astronomer at the SETI Institute, CSO at Unistellar, husband, dad & crossfit athlete balancing his life. Tweet about space, our planet & human rights.
San Francisco
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148.profile imageEmily Petroff

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The Netherlands
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4,757 31.3%
149.profile imageSloan Digital Sky Surveys

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150.profile imageJohanna

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151.profile imageJason Major

Space. Planets. NASA. Science. Rocketry. Astronomy. Democracy. Nature. Birds. Coffee. Occasionally funny. Sometimes I make pictures. Follow for space goodness.
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8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
27,264 31.0%
152.profile imageJesse Shanahan

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4,987 31.0%
153.profile imageWoman Astro

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4,860 31.0%
154.profile imageScience Magazine

The world's leading outlet for cutting-edge research in all areas of science. Follow @NewsfromScience for stories from our news team.
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155.profile imageBlackPhysicists

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156.profile imageDavid Kipping

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3,275 30.7%
157.profile imageJames Bullock

Professor and Chair, Department of Physics & Astronomy, UC Irvine. Cosmologist, Anteater, and Buckeye.
California, USA
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3,243 30.7%
158.profile imagePhil Marshall

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San Francisco
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1,495 30.7%
159.profile imageNASA's Dawn Mission

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160.profile imageCorey S. Powell

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70,538 30.4%
161.profile imageRogue NASA

The unofficial "Resistance" team of NASA. Not an official NASA account. Not managed by gov't employees. Come for the facts, stay for the snark.
Washington, DC
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874,258 30.2%
162.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow. From @WNYCStudios.
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163.profile imageKatey Alatalo

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164.profile imageOverheard On Astroph

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165.profile imageHannah Wakeford

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166.profile imageJames Davenport

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167.profile imageNatalie Batalha

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168.profile imageJackie Faherty

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9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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169.profile imageJason Kalirai

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170.profile imageScott Kelly

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171.profile imageBrian Keating

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San Diego, CA
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
7,240 29.6%
172.profile imageWIRED Science

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173.profile imageSPACE.com

News coverage and conversation about space science, astronomy and exploration. Part of @Purch
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174.profile imageHUBBLE

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175.profile imageNancy Atkinson

Science journalist, @universetoday & @Seeker. Author of "Incredible Stories From Space," working on book about Apollo 11
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176.profile imageTrueSciPhi

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177.profile imageSamantha Cristoforetti

Samantha Cristoforetti. European of Italian nationality. Lived on ISS Nov'14-Jun'15. Now adjusting back to being an Earthling on our beautiful spaceship Earth.
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180.profile imageSky & Telescope

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181.profile imageJonathan Amos

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41,510 29.1%
182.profile imageJeff Foust

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32,869 29.1%
183.profile imageInstitute of Physics

The Institute of Physics is a leading scientific membership society working to advance physics for the benefit of all.
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184.profile imageJim Al-Khalili

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185.profile imageJennifer Ouellette

Science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Senior reporter, Ars Technica. Past: Gizmodo. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll.
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35,071 28.5%
186.profile imageDaniel Fischer

All things astronomy and space (and then some) - in tiny bits and pieces but mostly with links to more ... :-)
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187.profile imageErik Tollerud

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188.profile imageNOT ALT WORLD

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189.profile imageDr Megan Argo

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190.profile imagePresident Obama

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191.profile imageJames Tuttle Keane

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192.profile imageElizabeth Tasker

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193.profile imageJonathan Fortney

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194.profile imageMatt Taylor

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195.profile imageAlan Boyle

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196.profile imageNRAO

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197.profile imageShannon Stirone

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198.profile imageLSST Astronomy

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199.profile imageBenjamin Pope

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200.profile imageAAS CSWA

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201.profile imageNational Science Foundation

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10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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202.profile imageDNLee

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203.profile imageDr Jen Gupta

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204.profile imageRadio Astrology

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205.profile imageAAS Executive Office

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206.profile imageJo Dunkley

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207.profile imageAndy Lawrence

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208.profile imageJoss Bland-Hawthorn

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209.profile imageAstronomy Meetings

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210.profile imageLego Academics

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211.profile imagegalaxyzoo

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212.profile imageAAS Press Office

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213.profile imageAdrian Price-Whelan

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214.profile imageDianna Cowern

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215.profile imageStuart Clark

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9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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216.profile imageKaren James 🏔

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9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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217.profile imageArfon Smith

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4,076 26.8%
218.profile imageAndy Rivkin

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219.profile imageAndrew Pontzen

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8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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220.profile imageRobert Massey

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221.profile imageSAO/NASA ADS

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222.profile imageMatthew Kenworthy

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223.profile imageHillary Clinton

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224.profile imageGuardian Science

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225.profile imageHubbleTelescope

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226.profile imageHistory of Astronomy

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7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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228.profile imageEmily Baldwin

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Leiden, Netherlands
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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229.profile imageEric Mamajek

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230.profile imageNASA Voyager

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231.profile imageSquareKilometreArray

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232.profile imageAstropy

This is the official twitter account for the Astropy project.
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233.profile imageJonathan Pritchard

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234.profile imageCaitlin Casey

Astronomer and Assistant Professor at the University of Texas at Austin.
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235.profile imageJohn O'Meara

Father, Astronomer, teacher, science policy nerd, VT craft beer fan. Cosmic Origins Science Lead for #LUVOIR Member AAAC, Vice Chair COPAG EC. Tweets are my own
Essex Junction, Vermont
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236.profile imageDr. Rachael Beaton

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237.profile imageThe Royal Society

The Royal Society is a Fellowship of the world's most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence. fb.com/theroyalsociety
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238.profile imageJohn Grunsfeld

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239.profile imageAmy Mainzer

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240.profile imageDr Tabetha Boyajian

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241.profile image★ Colin Stuart ★

Astronomy author & speaker. Get a free e-book @ bit.ly/2zjaIee. See www for signed books, keynotes & school talks. Asteroid (15347) Colinstuart
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242.profile imageKristin Block

Spacecraft pro, taiko player, bassist, percussionist. Miami-Tucson-Bay Area. (Not affiliated with the mission @Maven2Mars!) Opinions my own and queer.
San Jose, CA
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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243.profile imageJC Holbrook

Astrophysicist, Filmmaker, Cultural Astronomer. Hubble's Diverse Universe on Amazon.com BlackSunMovie.com videos.astroanthro.com/Science-Tourist
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244.profile imageIntl. Space Station

NASA's page for updates from the International Space Station, the world-class lab orbiting Earth 250 miles above. For the latest research, follow @ISS_Research.
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245.profile imageDr. Brian May

Rocket Ship Builder 🚀🚀🚀🚀🚀
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246.profile imagePriyamvada Natarajan

@Yale astrophysicist, works on exotica in the universe: dark matter, black holes; Author: Mapping the Heavens • https://t.co/DuzePWpq2N
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247.profile imageLisa Grossman

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Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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248.profile imageStephen Serjeant

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Observational Cosmology
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249.profile imageLiz B ☆

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Santiago, Chile
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250.profile imageNASA Kennedy / KSC

Official Tweets from NASA's Kennedy Space Center
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251.profile imageAmy Shira Teitel

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Los Angeles, CA
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252.profile imageKim Kowal Arcand

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10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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253.profile imageCarnegie Astronomy

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254.profile imageChris North

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The Sky at Night
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255.profile imageJill Tarter

Earthling, chief cheerleader for SETI, setiQuest, and the Allen Telescope Array Jack's wife - Shana's mom - Li Yao and Clara's grandma
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256.profile imageLisa Randall

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257.profile imageAriel Waldman

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San Francisco
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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258.profile imageWill Gater

Astronomer, journalist & space geek willgater.com | willgaterastrophotography.com | instagram.com/willgater
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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259.profile imageMeg Rosenburg

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Somerville, MA
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260.profile imageAwesome_Ph

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261.profile imageUK Space Agency

Official Twitter channel of the UK Space Agency. We're at the heart of UK efforts to explore and benefit from space.
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262.profile imageESA Planck

A European Space Agency (ESA) spacecraft to understand the origin and evolution of our Universe
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263.profile imageEllen Stofan

John and Adrienne Mars Director of National Air and Space Museum, Planetary geologist, STEM advocate, former Chief Scientist of NASA. My tweets are my own.
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264.profile imageGiant Magellan

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265.profile imageKimberly EnnicoSmith

Scientist fueled by tea. Inspired by many. Passionate about space exploration, human & robotic. The unexpected can be expected with confidence.
Mountain View, CA
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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266.profile imageAstronomy On Tap

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267.profile imageNational Geographic

Since its inception nearly 130 years ago, the core purpose of National Geographic has been to further the knowledge and awareness of our world.
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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268.profile imageStephen Fry

How can I tell you what I think until I’ve heard what I’m going to say? 🏳️‍🌈 (Never read DMs I’m afraid)
Los Angeles, CA/ London UK
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269.profile imageMike Massimino

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New York, NY
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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270.profile imageMiriam Kramer

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Now: NYC. Before: Tennessee.
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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271.profile imageMark McCaughrean

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The Origins of Stars and Planets
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Wassenaar, The Netherlands
3 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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272.profile imagePaul Crowther

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Peoples Republic of Sheffield
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
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273.profile imageEli Bressert

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SciPy and NumPy
Seattle, WA
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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274.profile imageMark Marley

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Brown Dwarf Variability
Mountain View, California
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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275.profile imageBrian Greene

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New York, NY
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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276.profile imageNASA's OSIRIS-REx

The official Twitter feed for NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft. I'm on a seven-year mission to return a pristine sample from the #asteroid Bennu. #ToBennuAndBack
Near-Earth space en route to asteroid Bennu
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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277.profile imageNASA_TESS

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278.profile imageChandra Observatory

Chandra's ongoing mission is to study the X-ray Universe. Operated for NASA by Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Legal: s.si.edu/legal
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10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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279.profile imageNASA Spitzer

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Pasadena, CA.
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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280.profile imageThomas Zurbuchen

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Washington, DC
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281.profile imageCaleb Scharf

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New York
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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282.profile imageDr. Caryl Gronwall

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283.profile imageNate Silver

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New York
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284.profile imageBBC Science and Environment News

News, features and analysis from the BBC Science & Environment news desk.
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11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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285.profile imageNASA History Office

This is the NASA History Office's official Twitter account. We're happy that you share our passion for aerospace history.
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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286.profile imageSpace Telescope Live

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2 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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287.profile imageDerek Fox

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288.profile imageJohn Debes

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Geektown, USA
5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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289.profile imageACLU

The ACLU is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, legal and advocacy 501(c)(4) organization. Visit our site for more about us and our affiliated org, the ACLU Foundation.
All 50 states
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
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290.profile imageJodrell Bank

Home of the world's third-largest steerable radio telescope & the e-MERLIN National Facility. Part of the University of Manchester.
53.236057, -2.306871
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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291.profile imageSci Curious

Staff writer @SNStudents, writer at @ScienceNews, podcaster @sci4thepeople. Opinions my own. In my free time, I run long distances.
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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292.profile imageVanessa Moss

Adventures of the Cosmic Pudding & sidekick Vanessa: astronomy research, outreach, observing... I run @arXiver & @AstroJobVis. More interesting than a giraffe.
Dwingeloo, Nederland
5 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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293.profile imageStephen Colbert

the guy on CBS
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294.profile imageAstronomy Magazine

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295.profile imageBBC The Sky at Night

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6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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296.profile imageKeri Bean

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Pasadena, CA
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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297.profile imageEdward Gomez 🤖

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Cardiff, UK
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
2,027 22.9%
298.profile imageDustin Lang

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Waterloo, Canada
4 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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299.profile imageJeyhan

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Rochester, NY
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300.profile imageLaura Lopez

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5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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