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Tweeting Tendencies of Astronomers on Twitter

Updated: 2020-Nov-22 14:30 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: 
@shasta72199%
@AstroBioProf98%
@ImpeyChris98%
@LordMartinRees97%
@DrBrianMay96%
@KirkDBorne86%
@doctorjeff82%
@iceman_90South76%
@JRichardGott74%
@ProfChrisWelch70%

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

Average for astronomers:40%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@ashpags90%
@TodLauer86%
@luigifoschini84%
@astrophysics80%
@AstroKatie80%
@astronomolly80%
@markmccaughrean80%
@astronomerslc2578%
@kat_volk78%
@starstrickenSF78%

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

Average for astronomers:30%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@EstelleDeau97%
@DMontesG96%
@AngelinaGa201994%
@marekkukula94%
@cefalopodo92%
@hubbahubble92%
@partialobs90%
@kevaba90%
@bernardfschutz86%
@DrDa5id86%

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

Average for astronomers:10%
  
Top tendency to quote: 
@AdamFrank468%
@xbarcons49%
@MonicaGrady48%
@halocme45%
@nunezluis43%
@astroduff35%
@RisaWechsler34%
@Meg_Urry32%
@nbatalha32%
@rdrimmel32%