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Tweeting Tendencies of Physicists on Twitter

Updated: 2019-Sep-14 15:27 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%
@notevenwrong100%
@garrettlisi98%
@Adriana_Raven96%
@AboutPhysics94%
@GagnonPauline94%
@warp94%
@stephen_wolfram92%
@arsphysica91%
@dpodolsky86%

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

Average for physicists:35%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@johncarlosbaez98%
@InertialObservr90%
@drg198588%
@dbweissman84%
@AstroMikeMerri82%
@WKCosmo82%
@j_bertolotti82%
@michael_nielsen81%
@claranellist80%
@JasonThalken79%

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

Average for physicists:31%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@bernardfschutz96%
@55enrique94%
@anduviera92%
@ciro91%
@ellisonbg88%
@physicsmatt88%
@yangyang_cheng85%
@DrKerstin83%
@KateShawOnline82%
@Sabetta_82%

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_Urry34%
@nathanmyhrvold33%
@onscrn32%
@closefrank31%
@yazicie28%
@stevengoldfarb27%
@JedidahIslerPhD27%
@f_ronchetti27%
@lirarandall27%
@mikamckinnon24%