Astronomers' Recent Top Links

Updated: 2018-May-24 12:18 UTC. Listed tweets: 20. Based on tweets of Astronomers on Twitter. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Links in tweets originated by astronomers in the past 14 days, ordered by retweets-per-follower averaged over each tweet of the link. Below, each link is presented in the context of the particular tweet with the highest retweets per follower.

1. One retweet per 54 followers (average):

Astrofísicos de la UCM crean un mapa online sobre iluminación nocturna https://t.co/07zq6Fku3W

— Jaime Zamorano (@cefalopodo) May 22, 2018

2. One retweet per 70 followers (average):

LETITIA CHAI IS A HERO https://t.co/c3aeWk85Ao

— Shuri Dirty Computer Prescod-Weinstein🙅🏽‍♀️ 🇧🇧 (@IBJIYONGI) May 11, 2018

3. One retweet per 81 followers (average):

Slides from my talk this morning: Seven Strategies for Optimizing your Numerical Python Code https://t.co/bRDxQ46p41

— Jake VanderPlas (@jakevdp) May 11, 2018

4. One retweet per 84 followers (average):

A brown dwarf on the threshold of hydrogen burning on a tight orbit around a subgiant - https://t.co/hSXM7rjYbp. Eventually the star will become a giant and should mass transfer onto the companion potentially leading to stellarification. Would be wild to witness.

— David Kipping (@david_kipping) May 24, 2018

5. One retweet per 125 followers (average):

Meanwhile in theoretical particle physics #NNNNNNNNLO https://t.co/3zLYHx7R5T pic.twitter.com/3EDyQeD6lF

— Gianfranco Bertone (@gfbertone) May 17, 2018

6. One retweet per 153 followers (average):

Here's a good article on the sexual harassment women of color deal with in astronomy, by @PAYOLETTER: https://t.co/d2jmPATRqc

— Sophia Nasr (@Astropartigirl) May 20, 2018

7. One retweet per 162 followers (average):

BAM! https://t.co/CpwD3V8EPq pic.twitter.com/lru1qJfYoE

— Geraint F. Lewis (@Cosmic_Horizons) May 15, 2018

8. One retweet per 186 followers (average):

Sin tu ayuda esta investigación sería imposible. Ayudanos en https://t.co/WTXZeBm23U!!! https://t.co/zRmwTF0yjy

— Alejandro Sánchez (@pmisson) May 23, 2018

9. One retweet per 194 followers (average):

Passing of an era. Many of us felt courage in the journey and work of Prof. E C G Sudarshan.https://t.co/gihtpZa2WW

— Dr. Karan Jani (@AstroKPJ) May 14, 2018

10. One retweet per 210 followers (average):

Video from my #PyCon2018 Altair tutorial is up! Notebooks are available here: https://t.co/ODZv0nFbzVhttps://t.co/6d4gqky1zl

— Jake VanderPlas (@jakevdp) May 12, 2018

11. One retweet per 218 followers (average):

In case you missed it last week - glue v0.13 has been released! See https://t.co/lwq4RZC2ak to find out what's new! #python #visualization #datascience pic.twitter.com/QO2Sra25Yp

— Thomas Robitaille (@astrofrog) May 10, 2018

12. One retweet per 221 followers (average):

A transition to white LED increases ecological impacts of nocturnal illumination on aquatic... - https://t.co/WY1i75OHP4 #ScholarAlerts

— Alejandro Sánchez (@pmisson) May 19, 2018

13. One retweet per 227 followers (average):

Video from my #PyCon2018 Altair tutorial is up! Notebooks are available here: https://t.co/ODZv0nFbzVhttps://t.co/6d4gqky1zl

— Jake VanderPlas (@jakevdp) May 12, 2018

14. One retweet per 237 followers (average):

My weird and wonderful road through life. With hilarious quotes from my Dad!https://t.co/oSIkt3sjQH

— Prof. Lisa Harvey-Smith (@lisaharveysmith) May 10, 2018

15. One retweet per 281 followers (average):

New post: “Leon Lucy, R.I.P.” https://t.co/S4ZFCVL5lB

— Andrew Jaffe (@defjaf) May 18, 2018

16. One retweet per 297 followers (average):

Interested in spending your sabbatical in NYC? Consider applying for our @FlatironCCA sabbatical positions. https://t.co/5WDzUWdd4m

— David Spergel (@DavidSpergel) May 11, 2018

17. One retweet per 299 followers (average):

En el blog > La sonda Galileo detectó los chorros de Europa hace 20 años… y nos enteramos ahora

— Daniel Marín (@Eurekablog) May 15, 2018

18. One retweet per 305 followers (average):

Culberson seems to want NSF to get behind TMT & GMT. Hopefully it happens! https://t.co/JnBvuu0fEP

— James Bullock (@jbprime) May 12, 2018

19. One retweet per 309 followers (average):

And here are some numbers, from https://t.co/szv7ihiYQk pic.twitter.com/24TsSRkz3e

— Sophia Nasr (@Astropartigirl) May 21, 2018

20. One retweet per 324 followers (average):

Yes! Another Top 10 ranking for Lancaster University, this time for car parking https://t.co/F1A6I6fwoM

— Jim Wild (@jim_wild) May 21, 2018