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Tweeting Tendencies of Astronomers on Twitter

Updated: 2020-Jul-05 13:30 UTC. Based on 200 most recent tweets of each list member. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Tendency to originate: % of user's tweets that are not replies or retweets

Average for astronomers:20%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@LordMartinRees100%
@shasta72199%
@DrBrianMay98%
@ImpeyChris98%
@AstroBioProf96%
@doctorjeff82%
@DrJorgeMelendez78%
@SethShostak77%
@iceman_90South76%
@KirkDBorne75%

Tendency to reply: % of user's tweets that are replies

Average for astronomers:38%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@ashpags91%
@LouisaJPreston86%
@astronomerslc2586%
@markmccaughrean86%
@drbecky_86%
@TodLauer84%
@kat_volk83%
@fisherastro80%
@astrophysics80%
@AstroMikeMerri80%

Tendency to retweet: % of user's tweets that are retweets (excluding quote tweets, also known as retweets with comments)

Average for astronomers:33%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@EstelleDeau97%
@AngelinaGa201996%
@marekkukula94%
@jtuttlekeane89%
@hubbahubble88%
@DMontesG87%
@SpaceHolgar86%
@bernardfschutz86%
@DrDa5id85%
@cefalopodo85%

Tendency to quote: % of user's tweets that are quote tweets, also known as retweets with comments

Average for astronomers:9%
  
Top tendency to quote: 
@AdamFrank460%
@xbarcons48%
@MonicaGrady46%
@cosmojellyfish40%
@rdrimmel36%
@carolynporco34%
@Luke_Drury34%
@Meg_Urry33%
@JedidahIslerPhD32%
@astroduff32%