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Tweeting Tendencies of Physicists on Twitter

Updated: 2019-Mar-23 15:18 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:26%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@michiokaku100%
@nathanmyhrvold100%
@notevenwrong100%
@Adriana_Raven96%
@garrettlisi96%
@AboutPhysics94%
@GagnonPauline94%
@stephen_wolfram94%
@warp93%
@arsphysica91%

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

Average for physicists:32%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@johncarlosbaez96%
@dbweissman88%
@AndrewR_Physics86%
@Astropartigirl84%
@AstroKatie82%
@drg198580%
@michael_nielsen80%
@WKCosmo79%
@JasonThalken77%
@AstroMikeMerri76%

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

Average for physicists:33%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@anduviera91%
@ellisonbg88%
@ciro88%
@DrKerstin87%
@PaulHBeckwith87%
@55enrique86%
@anxosan81%
@yangyang_cheng81%
@KateShawOnline80%
@Josep_Trigo78%

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: 
@closefrank44%
@astroduff38%
@onscrn34%
@Meg_Urry31%
@JedidahIslerPhD29%
@andreabedini28%
@steinber28%
@lirarandall28%
@TimMcKayUM27%
@j_dunkley26%