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Tweeting Tendencies of Physicists on Twitter

Updated: 2019-Jan-12 16:25 UTC. Based on 200 most recent tweets of each list member. Retweet count excludes quote tweets, also known as retweets with comments. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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

Average for physicists:27%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@nathanmyhrvold100%
@notevenwrong100%
@michiokaku98%
@Adriana_Raven96%
@garrettlisi96%
@AboutPhysics94%
@GagnonPauline94%
@stephen_wolfram94%
@warp92%
@arsphysica91%

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

Average for physicists:30%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@johncarlosbaez97%
@dbweissman88%
@michael_nielsen80%
@AstroKatie80%
@drg198578%
@DavidDeutschOxf76%
@gravity_levity74%
@AndrewR_Physics72%
@Astropartigirl71%
@yazicie70%

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

Average for physicists:34%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@anduviera96%
@DrKerstin91%
@PaulHBeckwith91%
@ellisonbg88%
@ciro82%
@agbuckley81%
@emulenews81%
@KateShawOnline78%
@anxosan78%
@Josep_Trigo77%

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

Average for physicists:9%
  
Top tendency to quote: 
@closefrank48%
@onscrn41%
@astroduff39%
@Meg_Urry31%
@JedidahIslerPhD30%
@andreabedini29%
@DrAndreDavid28%
@lirarandall27%
@j_dunkley24%
@steinber23%