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Tweeting Tendencies of Physicists on Twitter

Updated: 2018-Jul-14 15:14 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:28%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@nathanmyhrvold100%
@notevenwrong100%
@Adriana_Raven96%
@AboutPhysics94%
@GagnonPauline94%
@michiokaku94%
@stephen_wolfram94%
@arsphysica91%
@garrettlisi89%
@chiochia88%

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

Average for physicists:28%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@johncarlosbaez96%
@jesswade88%
@RobertRTucci82%
@LKrauss182%
@BilgeDemirkoz80%
@dbweissman78%
@DavidDeutschOxf78%
@AstroKatie76%
@michael_nielsen73%
@JasonThalken70%

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

Average for physicists:35%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@PaulHBeckwith97%
@anduviera92%
@grimkat92%
@anxosan86%
@ciro86%
@KateShawOnline84%
@yangyang_cheng84%
@Josep_Trigo80%
@RenaudLambiotte77%
@margriettweet77%

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: 
@steinber50%
@closefrank48%
@lirarandall34%
@Meg_Urry33%
@DrAndreDavid29%
@DrBrianKeating28%
@RobertGaristo26%
@livingligo25%
@TimMcKayUM24%
@astroduff24%