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Tweeting Tendencies of Physicists on Twitter

Updated: 2020-Apr-05 14:28 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:24%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@michiokaku100%
@notevenwrong100%
@warp96%
@AboutPhysics94%
@Adriana_Raven94%
@GagnonPauline94%
@garrettlisi94%
@stephen_wolfram92%
@arsphysica91%
@dpodolsky86%

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

Average for physicists:36%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@johncarlosbaez94%
@InertialObservr91%
@JayWacker84%
@j_bertolotti84%
@AndrewR_Physics80%
@drg198580%
@robinhanson79%
@AstroMikeMerri78%
@dbweissman78%
@AstroKatie77%

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

Average for physicists:32%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@anduviera92%
@DrKerstin92%
@ciro90%
@physicsmatt90%
@ellisonbg88%
@bernardfschutz86%
@KateShawOnline82%
@chamkaurghag82%
@DCHooper9181%
@55enrique80%

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

Average for physicists:8%
  
Top tendency to quote: 
@onscrn43%
@astroduff38%
@Meg_Urry35%
@nathanmyhrvold33%
@closefrank31%
@steinber30%
@DrAndreDavid28%
@eric_mazur28%
@f_ronchetti28%
@JedidahIslerPhD26%