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Tweeting Tendencies of Physicists on Twitter

Updated: 2020-Jan-26 14:12 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:25%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@michiokaku100%
@notevenwrong100%
@warp96%
@garrettlisi95%
@AboutPhysics94%
@Adriana_Raven94%
@BlackPhysicists94%
@GagnonPauline94%
@stephen_wolfram92%
@arsphysica91%

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

Average for physicists:35%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@johncarlosbaez96%
@InertialObservr93%
@j_bertolotti86%
@AndrewR_Physics82%
@robinhanson82%
@michael_nielsen80%
@Claire_Lee78%
@dbweissman78%
@BartoszMilewski78%
@drg198578%

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: 
@anduviera94%
@55enrique94%
@DrKerstin94%
@bernardfschutz90%
@physicsmatt90%
@ellisonbg88%
@anxosan88%
@chamkaurghag86%
@PaulHBeckwith86%
@ciro86%

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: 
@Meg_Urry35%
@closefrank34%
@nathanmyhrvold33%
@astroduff33%
@onscrn31%
@f_ronchetti29%
@stevengoldfarb28%
@JedidahIslerPhD27%
@BenLillie24%
@RepBillFoster23%