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Tweeting Tendencies of Physicists on Twitter

Updated: 2021-Feb-28 15:42 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 physicists:22%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@BenjaminJChoi100%
@michiokaku100%
@notevenwrong100%
@LordMartinRees95%
@AboutPhysics94%
@Adriana_Raven94%
@GagnonPauline94%
@garrettlisi92%
@warp92%
@arsphysica91%

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

Average for physicists:39%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@InertialObservr92%
@johncarlosbaez90%
@Arnaldo_AGITF88%
@SJDJ88%
@j_bertolotti88%
@AndiH86%
@JayWacker86%
@drussellpsu86%
@jfitzsimons86%
@michael_nielsen85%

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

Average for physicists:30%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@PaulHBeckwith90%
@bernardfschutz88%
@DrKerstin87%
@VBoisvertRHULPP87%
@ciro87%
@stephstem87%
@ellisonbg86%
@denterd86%
@yangyang_cheng86%
@KateShawOnline84%

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: 
@onscrn38%
@BenLillie38%
@physicsteo38%
@mikamckinnon36%
@nathanmyhrvold33%
@eric_mazur30%
@Meg_Urry30%
@astroduff28%
@chrisquigg26%
@stevengoldfarb24%