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Professional Science Writers on Twitter

Science writers, columnists, reporters, editors, etc. reaching general audiences. Excludes active scientists (also see lists of astronomers and physicists).

Updated: 2018-Aug-21 11:40 UTC. Listed users: 205. Inclusion criteria. List women only. Switch to collage. View in Twitter list system. More about new/reply/retweet percentages. A feed's listed count is the number of Twitter users' lists on which the feed appears. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1. profile imagePhil Plait
@BadAstronomer


SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy I use 'likes' for bookmarks. No endorsement implied.
Bad Astronomy
Boulder
about.me/philplait
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 19/day • 25% new, 51% replies, 4% retweets, 20% quotes
610,293 12,898 
2. profile imageCarl Zimmer
@carlzimmer


@nytimes columnist. New book: 'She Has Her Mother's Laugh' bit.ly/SheHasHerMothe… My tweets are invitations to read the stories to which I link.
She Has Her Mother's Laugh
A Planet of Viruses
Evolution: Making Sense of Life
Connecticut
carlzimmer.com
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11/day • 20% new, 15% replies, 60% retweets, 5% quotes
270,038 5,875 
3. profile imageEmily Lakdawalla
@elakdawalla


Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist, public speaker. Wrote a book on Curiosity rover. Asteroid 274860.
The Design and Engineering of Cur...
Pasadena, CA
planetary.org/emily
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 16/day • 14% new, 33% replies, 41% retweets, 12% quotes
147,875 4,634 
4. profile imageEd Yong
@edyong209


Science writer at The Atlantic. Author of I CONTAIN MULTITUDES, a New York Times bestseller on animal-microbe partnerships. edyong.me
I Contain Multitudes
Washington, DC
theatlantic.com/author/ed-yong/
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 32/day • 21% new, 25% replies, 51% retweets, 3% quotes
140,725 5,158 
5. profile imageSteve Silberman
@stevesilberman


Author of NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity, NYT bestseller and winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize. Photo by Tanya Rosen-Jones.
Neurotribes
San Francisco
stevesilberman.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 34/day • 19% new, 15% replies, 51% retweets, 15% quotes
96,988 3,933 
6. profile imageMatthew Herper
@matthewherper


Forbes reporter covering science and medicine
New York
blogs.forbes.com/matthewherper
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22/day • 7% new, 47% replies, 37% retweets, 8% quotes
82,929 2,933 
7. profile imageAndrew Revkin
@Revkin


Pursuing progress on a finite, fast-forward, noisy planet @insidenatgeo.The rest? Family, friends, books j.mp/revkinbooks, songs j.mp/revkinmusic
Hudson Valley, NY, USA
about.me/revkin
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12/day • 6% new, 32% replies, 38% retweets, 24% quotes
81,300 4,240 
8. profile image🏳️‍🌈 Cara Santa Maria 🏳️‍🌈
@CaraSantaMaria


#SciComm FTW | Host of the @TalkNerdy_Pod & @SkepticsGuide Rogue | Cofounder: @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA | As seen on TV: @BillNyeSaves @NatGeoChannel
Tiny Thinkers
Los Angeles
carasantamaria.com
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 31% new, 41% replies, 20% retweets, 8% quotes
78,228 2,045 
9. profile imageKyle Hill
@Sci_Phile


I explore science on TV and the internet. Host/EP @BecauseScience. Business: kylehill.net. Insta: Sci_Phile. LATEST VIDEO 👇🔥
Los Angeles
youtu.be/u2pyacsPcdY
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 25% new, 63% replies, 9% retweets, 3% quotes
75,456 1,199 
10. profile imageSimon Singh
@SLSingh


Author of The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets, Fermat's Last Theorem, The Code Book, Big Bang & Trick or Treatment?
The Code Book
The Simpsons and Their Mathematic...
Trick or Treatment
London
simonsingh.net
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 9% new, 30% replies, 48% retweets, 13% quotes
75,289 2,410 
11. profile imageCorey S. Powell
@coreyspowell


Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Contributing editor at @aeonmag, @discovermag, and @AmSciMag. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
discovermagazine.com/outthere
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 46% new, 41% replies, 12% retweets, 1% quotes
70,538 1,085 
12. profile imageSci Curious
@scicurious


Staff writer @SNStudents, writer at @ScienceNews, podcaster @sci4thepeople. Opinions my own. In my free time, I run long distances.
Science Blogging
Washington, DC
sciencenewsforstudents.org/author/bethany…
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 16/day • 30% new, 60% replies, 5% retweets, 4% quotes
61,444 2,565 
13. profile imageIan Sample
@iansample


The Guardian's Science editor, planet's worst surfer and author of Massive, shortlisted for the Royal Society Winton Science Book Prize.
Massive
I live by the river
theguardian.com/profile/iansam…
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 61% new, 12% replies, 22% retweets, 5% quotes
46,534 1,020 
14. profile imageRebecca Skloot
@RebeccaSkloot


Author NYTimes Bestseller IMMORTAL LIFE OF #HENRIETTALACKS #HeLa now an HBO/@Oprah Film #HeLaMovie. Next book: humans #animals #ethics. Instagram @rebeccaskloot
The Best American Science and Nat...
The Best American Science Writing...
The Immortal Life of Henrietta La...
Oakland, CA
rebeccaskloot.com
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 12% new, 48% replies, 22% retweets, 18% quotes
45,816 2,265 
15. profile imageMarcus Chown
@marcuschown


Writer. Books include The Ascent of Gravity, What a Wonderful World, We Need to Talk About Kelvin, Quantum Theory Cannot Hurt You & Solar System for iPad
The Ascent of Gravity
Solar System
What a Wonderful World
London
marcuschown.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 38/day • 6% new, 0% replies, 83% retweets, 10% quotes
43,994 1,035 
16. profile imageDavid Bradley
@sciencebase


I make stuff you can read, look at, and listen to, let me know if you like any of it. Science writer, photographer, singer-songwriter. 👨‍🎤🎸📷🧪🧬💻🖋🕊️
Cambridge, UK
sciencebase.com
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14/day • 21% new, 68% replies, 3% retweets, 8% quotes
43,501 1,746 
17. profile imageAndréa Morris
@DraisyMorris


Redheaded stepchild. Sometimes I make things on TV. Mostly I write about arts & science. @Forbes @SOCA_LA w/@PaulEkman. Member Nat'l Association Science Writers
The Science Of On-Camera Acting
Los Angeles, CA
forbes.com/sites/andreamo…
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 15% new, 21% replies, 63% retweets, 2% quotes
*Follows 0.61 feeds per follower
43,110* 352 
18. profile imageEmily Calandrelli
@TheSpaceGal


Emmy-Nominated Host, Host/Executive Producer for #XplorationOuterSpace on FOX, Author - Ada Lace Series, WVU & @MIT grad
Ada Lace and the Suspicious Artis...
Ada Lace Adventures Collection
Ada Lace and the Impossible Missi...
San Francisco, CA
thespacegal.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 20% new, 56% replies, 13% retweets, 11% quotes
42,958 839 
19. profile imageMo Costandi
@mocost


Neuroscientist/ Freelance writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press 2016) & 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus 2013)
London
neurophilosophy.wordpress.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 32% new, 37% replies, 28% retweets, 3% quotes
39,575 2,173 
20. profile imageMaryn McKenna
@marynmck


@WIRED Ideas, @SchusterInst fellow, magazine journalist, TED speaker | Books: BIG CHICKEN (also PLUCKED), SUPERBUG, BEATING BACK THE DEVIL | [email protected]
Big Chicken
Superbug
Beating Back the Devil
ATL, BGR, CDG
marynmckenna.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 13% new, 39% replies, 31% retweets, 18% quotes
37,658 1,915 
21. profile imageBrian Dunning
@BrianDunning


Science writer. principlesofcuriosity.com movie; skeptoid.com science podcast since 2006; author 'Conspiracies Declassified' a.co/h3G9z6w
Conspiracies Declassified
Skeptoid 5
Skeptoid 4
Bend, OR
applepodcasts.com/skeptoid
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 20% new, 59% replies, 13% retweets, 9% quotes
36,431 1,312 
22. profile imageDavid Dobbs
@David_Dobbs


I write for @nytimes, The Atlantic, @NatGeo, @PacificStand, etal. Mostly on how sci & med work - or fail. DMs open. Anonymous tipbox at j.mp/dobbsanon
All over
daviddobbs.net
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 19/day • 2% new, 27% replies, 65% retweets, 6% quotes
35,659 1,664 
23. profile imageJames Gleick
@JamesGleick


Time Travel. The Information. Chaos. @AuthorsGuild President
Time Travel: A History
The Information
Chaos: Making a New Science
New York
around.com/timetravel/
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 8% new, 17% replies, 57% retweets, 18% quotes
35,542 1,278 
24. profile imageSeth Mnookin
@sethmnookin


I write books and articles and am the director of @MIT_SciWrite. website: sethmnookin.com.
The Panic Virus
Feeding the Monster
Hard News
Boston
sethmnookin.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 20% new, 39% replies, 10% retweets, 31% quotes
35,008 1,357 
25. profile imageJennifer Ouellette
@JenLucPiquant


Science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Senior reporter, Ars Technica. Past: Gizmodo. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll.
Me, Myself, and Why
The Best Science Writing Online 2...
The Calculus Diaries
Los Angeles, CA
jenniferouellette-writes.com
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 29/day • 46% new, 5% replies, 48% retweets, 0% quotes
34,818 1,653 
26. profile imageAlan Boyle
@b0yle


Aerospace and science editor @GeekWire. Longtime blogger @CosmicLog. Author of 'The Case for Pluto.' Links/RTs ≠ endorsements
The Case for Pluto
Seattle
geekwire.com/author/alanboy…
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 18% new, 7% replies, 71% retweets, 4% quotes
33,145 1,611 
27. profile imageDeborah Blum
@deborahblum


Book author, Science journalist, blogger, and director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT.
The Poison Squad
The Best American Science and Nat...
The Best American Science and Nat...
Cambridge, MA
deborahblum.com
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 23/day • 25% new, 3% replies, 63% retweets, 10% quotes
33,138 1,675 
28. profile imageVirginia Hughes
@virginiahughes


Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap.
Brooklyn, NY
virginiahughes.com
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 52% new, 8% replies, 31% retweets, 9% quotes
32,718 1,404 
29. profile imageAnnalee Newitz
@Annaleen


I write science fiction and nonfiction. Author: Autonomous. Podcast: @ooacpod. Founder: io9. More info: techsploitation.com. Any pronoun. I ❤️ noodles.
Autonomous: A Novel
Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
She's Such a Geek
California
techsploitation.com
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 6% new, 85% replies, 5% retweets, 4% quotes
32,547 1,836 
30. profile imageElizabeth Kolbert
@ElizKolbert


I am a New Yorker staff writer and author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe and The Sixth Extinction.
Field Notes from a Catastrophe
The Sixth Extinction
ElizabethKolbert.com
4 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.9/day • 4% new, 15% replies, 79% retweets, 2% quotes
32,467 1,037 
31. profile imageAriel Waldman
@arielwaldman


NASA advisor + author of amzn.to/1MFUEVC + global director @ScienceHackDay + youtuber youtube.com/arielwaldman
What's It Like in Space?
San Francisco
arielwaldman.com
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 6% new, 64% replies, 21% retweets, 10% quotes
31,958 1,703 
32. profile imageJoe Hanson
@DrJoeHanson


Nerdy by nature. Ph.D. biologist, host/writer/creator of @okaytobesmart from @PBSDS, and addicted to wonder. Not an actual LEGO. Instagram: drjoehanson
Austin, TX
youtube.com/itsokaytobesma…
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12/day • 18% new, 46% replies, 17% retweets, 20% quotes
31,926 1,243 
33. profile imageIvan Oransky
@ivanoransky


Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; president, @AHCJ. That's a bear cub that walked up to our window.
Northampton, MA
retractionwatch.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 79% new, 5% replies, 13% retweets, 4% quotes
31,078 1,787 
34. profile imageGarth Sundem
@garthsundem


Author. Science writer. GeekDad. Math nerd. Climber. TED-ED speaker. Wipeout loser. Books here: goo.gl/qI6n3o
Real Kids, Real Stories, Real Cha...
STEAM In a Jar
Real Kids, Real Stories, Real Cha...
Boulder, CO
garthsundem.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 96% new, 2% replies, 0% retweets, 2% quotes
*Follows 0.61 feeds per follower
30,665* 739 
35. profile imageEric Berger
@SciGuySpace


Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets.
Houston, TX
arstechnica.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 18% new, 43% replies, 29% retweets, 10% quotes
30,336 1,599 
36. profile imageAlok Jha
@alokjha


Journalist • Currently: @WellcomeTrust fellow • From December: @TheEconomist science correspondent • Author: The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt
How to Live Forever
50 Ways the World Could End
London, England
alokjha.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 6% new, 43% replies, 25% retweets, 26% quotes
30,300 1,229 
37. profile imageBora Zivkovic
@BoraZ


blog.coturnix.org
Pittsboro, NC
coturnix.org
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 39/day • 54% new, 9% replies, 37% retweets, 0% quotes
29,094 2,219 
38. profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker
@maggiekb1


Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Science and society = my jam. Tweets on a spectrum from Serious Discourse to Millennial Erma Bombeck
Before the Lights Go Out
Mental Floss Presents Be Amazing
Minneapolis, MN
maggiekb.com
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 14% new, 55% replies, 15% retweets, 16% quotes
28,038 1,775 
39. profile imageLaura Helmuth
@laurahelmuth


Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. President of National Association @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
washingtonpost.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 46% new, 8% replies, 43% retweets, 3% quotes
27,721 1,179 
40. profile imageMary Roach
@mary_roach


I write books, most recently GRUNT: The Curious Science of Humans at War. Also: STIFF, GULP, PACKING FOR MARS, BONK. and SPOOK.
Grunt
Grunt
Gulp
Oakland, CA • author
maryroach.net
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 5% new, 64% replies, 12% retweets, 18% quotes
27,367 1,068 
41. profile imageLoren Grush
@lorengrush


Senior science reporter at @verge, covering all things space. Host of #VergeSpaceCraft. Texas-bred: Clear eyes, full hearts.
New York, NY
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 38% new, 29% replies, 22% retweets, 12% quotes
27,099 803 
42. profile imageMika McKinnon
@mikamckinnon


Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious.
West Coast
about.me/mikamckinnon
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12/day • 6% new, 71% replies, 0% retweets, 24% quotes
26,678 955 
43. profile imageNadia Drake
@nadiamdrake


Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
Little Book of Wonders
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 22% new, 67% replies, 3% retweets, 9% quotes
25,612 789 
44. profile imageⁱⁿᵛⁱˢⁱᵇˡᵉ ˢᶜⁱᵉⁿᵗⁱˢᵗ
@GrrlScientist


evolutionary ecologist & ornithologist writes about science @Forbes.Formerly @Guardian.oeuvre @Medium. Ravenclaw. TinyLetter tinyletter.com/grrlscientist Misanthrope
40.7619, -73.9763
about.me/grrlscientist
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 18% new, 11% replies, 67% retweets, 5% quotes
25,081 1,833 
45. profile imageBrian Switek @Furry Migration
@Laelaps


Distant cousin of T. rex. Author of My Beloved Brontosaurus, Written in Stone, & Skeleton Keys (coming 2019). Blogs @sciam. Furry self: @RileyBlackCat
Skeleton Keys
The T Rex Handbook (Discovering)
Prehistoric Predators
Where the fossils are.
patreon.com/laelaps
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 15/day • 26% new, 19% replies, 49% retweets, 6% quotes
24,995 1,194 
46. profile imageAlice Bell
@alicebell


I work for a climate charity. But this is me, not them. PhD in science communication and too many years working in universities or museums.
London
climatehistories.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14/day • 26% new, 41% replies, 31% retweets, 2% quotes
24,856 1,294 
47. profile imageAlex Bellos
@alexbellos


Maths, puzzles, football, Brazil. Latest books Football School Quiz Book, Puzzle Ninja
Puzzle Ninja
Football School
Football School Season 2
London
alexbellos.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 44% new, 21% replies, 30% retweets, 6% quotes
24,680 773 
48. profile imageCarin Anne Bondar
@carinbondar


PhD Biologist, Jungle Warrior, Author #WildSex & #WildMoms TV Host, TED talker, Mom. Nutjob. carinbondar.com
wacky chilliwack
carinbondar.com
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 28% new, 39% replies, 25% retweets, 8% quotes
22,871 909 
49. profile imageMariette DiChristina
@mdichristina


Editor in Chief, @sciam. EVP, Editorial & Publishing, Magazines, Nature Research. All opinions expressed are my own. RTs are not endorsements.
New York
ScientificAmerican.com
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 21% new, 19% replies, 35% retweets, 25% quotes
20,768 1,222 
50. profile imageBryan Walsh
@bryanrwalsh


Writer on science, health and the environment. Working on a book about existential risk for @hachetteUS. Former international editor @time. [email protected]
New York
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 16% new, 1% replies, 76% retweets, 7% quotes
20,247 1,228 
51. profile imageBrian Malow
@sciencecomedian


Science comedian, Earth. Available for off-world appearances, if transportation is provided. Your mileage may vary in accordance with relativity.
Raleigh, NC

9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 12% new, 44% replies, 37% retweets, 8% quotes
20,111 1,009 
52. profile imageErin Biba
@erinbiba


Science Journalist -- BBC, Scientific American, PopSci, The Daily Beast, WIRED, Adam Savage's Tested and others. Fact Checker.
The Bog of Eternal Stench
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 15% new, 47% replies, 35% retweets, 3% quotes
20,002 931 
53. profile imageJoss Fong
@JossFong


Video, science | [email protected]
Washington, DC
youtube.com/vox
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1.0/day • 39% new, 29% replies, 21% retweets, 11% quotes
19,725 301 
54. profile imageGwen Pearson🐜🐛
@bug_gwen


I'm a bug AND a feature! I do insect outreach and write about science. Part of @ento_allies. Tweets personal/do not represent employers etc etc 🐝 she/her
Low Earth Orbit, Indiana
bit.ly/GwenPearson
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 23% new, 30% replies, 40% retweets, 7% quotes
19,699 1,030 
55. profile imageDave Mosher
@DaveMosher


Science & technology correspondent at @businessinsider. Freelance for @healthnewsrevu. Previously: @PopSci @Wired @SPACEdotcom etc. DMs open for juicy news tips
New York, NY
davemosher.com
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.2/day • 14% new, 25% replies, 57% retweets, 4% quotes
19,495 746 
56. profile imageRachel “The Yellow Dart” Feltman
@RachelFeltman


Chief Science Officer of the USS @popsci // Previously: made a blog @washingtonpost // Professional GIF curator // Host of @weirdest_thing [email protected]
NYC
popsci.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 18% new, 37% replies, 39% retweets, 6% quotes
19,448 902 
57. profile imageMaia Szalavitz
@maiasz


Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog
Unbroken Brain
Born for Love
New York
maiasz.com
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 6% new, 52% replies, 28% retweets, 14% quotes
19,045 892 
58. profile imageAlexandra Witze
@alexwitze


Correspondent for Nature, views my own. Reach me (generally) witzescience-at-gmaildotcom or (securely) awitze-at-protonmaildotcom.
Island on Fire
Boulder, CO
lakithebook.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 22% new, 44% replies, 27% retweets, 7% quotes
18,920 988 
59. profile imageMaggie Fox
@maggiemfox


Senior health writer @NBCNewshealth Science/Health/Tech in plain English. Yes that's my foot and my coconut facebook.com/maggiefox.jour…
Washington
nbcnews.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 51% new, 3% replies, 43% retweets, 3% quotes
18,703 885 
60. profile imageSwapna Krishna
@skrishna


Space + science + tech + sci-fi journalist for Engadget, SYFY Fangrrls, LA Times. Star Wars/Trek nerd. Reader. 1/2 @DesiGeekGirls. Literary agent: @annasproul.
Philly Main Line
swapnakrishna.com
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 16% new, 55% replies, 13% retweets, 16% quotes
18,096 822 
61. profile imageSarah Cruddas
@sarahcruddas


Space journalist, broadcaster & author. New space advocate. Background in astrophysics. I love space, travel, aviation & adventure. [email protected]
Did You Know? Space
Lost in Space
sarahcruddas.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 24% new, 13% replies, 55% retweets, 8% quotes
17,938 470 
62. profile imageAmy Harmon
@amy_harmon


New York Times reporter covering science & society. Mom of @rumblecomics
What the Wind Knows
The Smallest Part
Making Faces
New York, NY
nytimes.com/by/amy-harmon
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 22% new, 19% replies, 57% retweets, 2% quotes
17,117 945 
63. profile imageMatthew R Francis
@DrMRFrancis


Writer of physics and astronomy. Wearer of jaunty hats. Tryin' to publish a novel. Proud Rebel scum. Avatar by @ScienceComic . He/him.
Cleveland, OH
bowlerhatscience.org
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 60/day • 16% new, 47% replies, 27% retweets, 11% quotes
17,095 892 
64. profile imageLizNeeley
@LizNeeley


Executive Director of The @Story_Collider. Lecturer @Yale with @NNCIonline. Compass points: science, storytelling, #scicomm studies & gorgeous design.
Washington DC area
storycollider.org
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 40% new, 20% replies, 27% retweets, 14% quotes
16,894 881 
65. profile imageRoger Highfield
@RogerHighfield


Museum exec, writer & visiting prof at @Dunn_School and @UCLChemistry. Ex New Scientist Editor & Science Editor of The Daily Telegraph. Neutron bouncer
SuperCooperators
After Dolly
After Dolly
London
rogerhighfield.com
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
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66. profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷
@roseveleth


host & producer of @flashforwardpod 〰〰 futures critic 〰〰 skeptical optimist 〰〰 formerly @30for30 〰〰 she/her 〰〰 Tweets expire after 30 days 〰〰 👽 🤖 ⚡️ 🔮 🚀
What Future 2018
roseveleth.com
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
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16,743 810 
67. profile imageSally Church 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿
@MaverickNY


Scientist, cancer geek, Londoner, adventurer, explorer, immigrant, lover of curry, fine wine & football. Science writer @biotechstrategy, roadie @targetspodcast
Earthling
biotechstrategyblog.com
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 18/day • 22% new, 50% replies, 16% retweets, 12% quotes
16,686 937 
68. profile imageFerris Jabr
@ferrisjabr


science writer ❂ contributing writer, @NYTmag and @sciam ❂ gardener ❂ naturalist ❂ surname rhymes with neighbor
Portland, OR
ferrisjabr.com
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 33% new, 62% replies, 2% retweets, 4% quotes
16,639 872 
69. profile imageDan Vergano
@dvergano


BuzzFeed News science desk in Washington D.C. Contact: [email protected] PGP key: tinyurl.com/glfk7xo Secure tips: contact.buzzfeed.com
Washington, DC
linkedin.com/pub/dan-vergan…
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 35% new, 7% replies, 55% retweets, 4% quotes
16,597 1,054 
70. profile imageJason G. Goldman
@jgold85


Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Bylines @SciAm @Biographic @BBCEarth @NatGeo & more. @SciCommCamp & @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder. Scientist to the stars.
Science Blogging
Los Angeles
jasonggoldman.com
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 40% new, 23% replies, 37% retweets, 0% quotes
16,119 807 
71. profile imageMiriam Kramer
@mirikramer


@Mashable science editor. Always a space reporter. It's not aliens. It's never aliens. [email protected] DMs open and a mess.
Now: NYC. Before: Tennessee.
mashable.com/category/space
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 18% new, 56% replies, 13% retweets, 13% quotes
16,037 603 
72. profile imagerae paoletta
@PAYOLETTER


senior editor of TV and video @adexchanger. writing a book about animals in space, rep'd by @jeffdshreve. mayor of margaritaville//[email protected]
nyc
raepaoletta.com
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 15/day • 21% new, 68% replies, 7% retweets, 4% quotes
15,363 408 
73. profile imageDavid DiSalvo
@Neuronarrative


I write about science, psych and all things Mind for Forbes, TIME, Psych Today and a few other pubs. Author of three books on the brain and cognitive psych.
What Makes Your Brain Happy and W...
Brain Changer
What Makes Your Brain Happy and W...
daviddisalvo.org
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.8/day • 86% new, 2% replies, 12% retweets, 0% quotes
15,107 965 
74. profile imageNatalie Wolchover
@nattyover


Physics writer and editor @QuantaMagazine. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
quantamagazine.org/authors/natali…
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 26% new, 38% replies, 31% retweets, 6% quotes
14,728 527 
75. profile imageHannah Devlin
@hannahdev


The Guardian's Science Correspondent. Send me your stories: [email protected]
London
theguardian.com/science
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 17% new, 35% replies, 34% retweets, 14% quotes
14,603 595 
76. profile imageRoss Andersen
@andersen


Senior Editor at @TheAtlantic, overseeing the science, tech, and health sections; previously Deputy Editor at @aeonmag; email: ross[at]theatlantic[dot]com
Washington, DC
rossandersen.com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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14,559 430 
77. profile imageAatish Bhatia
@aatishb


Science writer, physicist, tinkerer, teacher. 'Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.' – Mary Oliver
aatishb.com
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 14% new, 15% replies, 69% retweets, 3% quotes
14,468 583 
78. profile imageAdam Rogers
@jetjocko


Deputy Editor/Wired. Writing about science and geekery. Author of Proof: The Science of Booze. Kraka-thoom. Tell me stories: [email protected]
Proof: The Science of Booze
California
adam-rogers.net
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 10% new, 47% replies, 25% retweets, 18% quotes
14,332 825 
79. profile imageAlexandra Sifferlin
@acsifferlin


Senior Editor, Health & Science @Medium. Previously @TIME, @TIMEHealth RTs ≠ endorsements
New York City
alexandrasifferlin.com
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 30% new, 30% replies, 27% retweets, 14% quotes
14,189 531 
80. profile imageKatie Hobson
@KatherineHobson


Freelance journalist, health & etc., for FiveThirtyEight, O magazine, NPR's Shots + more. Retired Ironman. Runner again, slower this time. I lost on Jeopardy!
Brooklyn, NY
katherinehobson.com/bio/
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 15% new, 19% replies, 31% retweets, 34% quotes
13,917 743 
81. profile imageDavid Biello
@dbiello


Dispatches from the future present. Me: Science curator @TEDtalks, book The Unnatural World, et cetera, et cetera...
The Unnatural World
Technology Blueprints of the Futu...
Bullet Trains
New York, NY
davidbiello.com
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 46% new, 15% replies, 17% retweets, 22% quotes
13,899 950 
82. profile imageSimon Oxenham
@simoxenham


Science journalist with a passion for cleaning up science, journalism & scientific publishing. Psych/neuro aficionado. Bylines inc. Nature, New Scientist, BBC.
neurobonkers.com
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 25% new, 36% replies, 23% retweets, 16% quotes
13,606 588 
83. profile imageseth borenstein
@borenbears


Associated Press science writer. [email protected] I cover Earth & other sciences, disasters & more. Dad, BoSox fan. Teach at NYU/DC ap.org/tips/
tinyurl.com/sethap
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 36% new, 21% replies, 42% retweets, 2% quotes
13,353 862 
84. profile imageJennifer Harrison
@GeneticJen


Science, feminism, LGBTQIA, games, coding silly stuff. Scottish in Yorkshire. 日本語も. Millenial ruining everything. She/her. Coffee? https://t.co/7nn6hHV13p
On a mote of dust
ko-fi.com/A220JQR
3 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11/day • 13% new, 61% replies, 21% retweets, 6% quotes
13,165 256 
85. profile imageChristie Aschwanden
@cragcrest


Lead writer for science @FiveThirtyEight Evidence-based journalist, book critic, essayist. My parties have dancing. christieaschwanden.com
Good to Go
Colorado
fivethirtyeight.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 36% new, 11% replies, 37% retweets, 16% quotes
13,069 662 
86. profile imageMaddie Stone
@themadstone


Writer, nerd, managing editor @EARTH3R by @Gizmodo. @GMGUnion. Earth & enviro science PhD. DMs open.
Philadelphia, PA
kinja.com/maddiestone
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 28% new, 53% replies, 13% retweets, 6% quotes
12,898 520 
87. profile imageDr. Paige Jarreau
@FromTheLabBench


#SciComm Nerd. Director of Social Media & #SciComm @LifeOmic! I'm a science blogger @LSUscience, blog researcher & social media consultant. Ask me anything!
Baton Rouge
fromthelabbench.com
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 28% new, 49% replies, 18% retweets, 5% quotes
12,498 686 
88. profile imageBrendan Maher
@bmaher


Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
nature.com/news
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 16% new, 36% replies, 36% retweets, 12% quotes
12,496 731 
89. profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya
@Ananyo


Science correspondent for @TheEconomist. [email protected]
London
mediadirectory.economist.com/people/mr-anan…
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 32% new, 43% replies, 19% retweets, 5% quotes
12,459 642 
90. profile imageThomas Levenson
@TomLevenson


Author, The Hunt for Vulcan and Newton and the Counterfeiter; writer and professor of Science Writing at MIT; occasional @GlobeIdeas columnist.
Cambridge, MA
inversesquare.wordpress.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 29/day • 6% new, 27% replies, 52% retweets, 14% quotes
12,417 723 
91. profile imageBeatrice the Biologist
@beatricebiology


Science illustrations, comics, and books! Co-host of @sciencebrunch, a conversational and irreverent science podcast. My real name is Katie McKissick.
Ecstatic Dandelions
What's in Your Genes?
Little Cells (a Beatrice the Biol...
Los Angeles, CA
beatricebiologist.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 22% new, 60% replies, 11% retweets, 8% quotes
12,220 449 
92. profile imageNancy Shute
@nancyshute


Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 24% new, 17% replies, 53% retweets, 8% quotes
12,133 827 
93. profile imageJohn Upton
@johnupton


Features journalist at @ClimateCentral.
New York and New Jersey
climatecentral.org/what-we-do/peo…
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 20% new, 20% replies, 54% retweets, 6% quotes
12,108 779 
94. profile imageEthan Siegel
@StartsWithABang


The Universe is: Expanding, cooling, and dark. It starts with a bang! #Cosmology Science writer, astrophysicist, author, Forbes & NASA columnist.
Treknology
Beyond the Galaxy
Portland, OR
forbes.com/sites/startswi…
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 18% new, 67% replies, 13% retweets, 3% quotes
12,023 687 
95. profile imageKate Wong
@katewong


Senior editor at Scientific American. I write about human origins, animals past and present, wildlife conservation. Views are my own.
Lucy's Legacy
New York City
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 34% new, 27% replies, 36% retweets, 2% quotes
11,504 677 
96. profile imagedavid kroll
@davidkroll


Science, music, medicine writer @forbeshealth, sometimes @cenmag @indyweek. Drugs from nature (legal and not), drug safety, interactions. Gator pharmacology PhD
Durham, NC/Clarksville, VA
forbes.com/sites/davidkro…
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 2% new, 27% replies, 59% retweets, 12% quotes
*Follows 0.87 feeds per follower
11,458* 751 
97. profile imageNancy Atkinson
@Nancy_A


Science journalist, @universetoday & @Seeker. Author of the book 'Incredible Stories From Space'
Incredible Stories from Space
Minnesota
nancyatkinson.com
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 24% new, 28% replies, 24% retweets, 24% quotes
11,451 646 
98. profile imageAngela Saini
@AngelaDSaini


Independent science journalist and author. BBC and ITN alumna. AAAS Kavli Award. Physics World Book of the Year INFERIOR out now: tinyurl.com/yc5azc9l
Inferior
Geek Nation
North London
angelasaini.co.uk
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 6% new, 39% replies, 53% retweets, 2% quotes
11,441 332 
99. profile imageClara Moskowitz
@ClaraMoskowitz


Senior Editor at Scientific American, covering space & physics. Views expressed are my own.
New York, NY
scientificamerican.com
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.9/day • 32% new, 19% replies, 49% retweets, 0% quotes
11,095 568 
100. profile imageRobin Lloyd
@robinlloyd99


senior writer @undarkmag, contrib. editor @sciam & @spectrum, faculty @nyu_journalism, vp board @sciencewriting, life form
undark.org/author/rlloyd/
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 16% new, 11% replies, 66% retweets, 7% quotes
10,585 642 
101. profile imageShannon Stirone
@shannonmstirone


Freelance writer. Art Historian. I like planets. Bylines @PopSci @DiscoverMag @Wired @TheAtlantic @NewRepublic, & others. Opinions are mine. 📡
Endor
shannonstirone.com
4 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 20/day • 20% new, 51% replies, 20% retweets, 8% quotes
10,579 334 
102. profile imageDavid W. Brown
@dwbwriter


Writer. Wino. Next book in progress: Europa and the story of how NASA missions move from PowerPoint to the launch pad (for @customhousebks). 🛰️
Baton Rouge, LA
dwb.io
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: <0.05/day • 9% new, 38% replies, 52% retweets, 1% quotes
10,452 539 
103. profile imageElizabeth Lopatto
@mslopatto


Deputy editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] She/her
Oakland, California
elizabethlopatto.com
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 20% new, 52% replies, 20% retweets, 8% quotes
10,370 470 
104. profile imageRowan Hooper
@rowhoop


Managing editor @newscientist. PhD in evolutionary biology. Former Tokyoite & entomologist; columnist for @japantimes. New book, SUPERHUMAN, out now すごい!
Superhuman
London
rowanhooper.contently.com
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 45% new, 27% replies, 15% retweets, 12% quotes
10,240 482 
105. profile imageJohn J. Berger
@johnjberger


Author. Editor. Energy consultant. Forthcoming book: Climate Solutions: Turning Global Peril into Jobs and Prosperity.
Climate Peril
Climate Myths
Forests Forever
San Francisco Bay Area
johnjberger.com
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.5/day • 94% new, 3% replies, 3% retweets, 0% quotes
10,171 299 
106. profile imageLena Groeger
@lenagroeger


science journalist & designer, news apps developer @ProPublica. @SND @NAHJ
San Francisco, CA
lenagroeger.com
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 28% new, 18% replies, 37% retweets, 17% quotes
10,110 704 
107. profile imageElizabeth Landau
@lizlandau


@NASAJPL Senior Storyteller. Freelance writer. Ex @CNN reporter. Likes pi. @Princeton & @Columbia grad. Views my own. RTs ≠ endorsements https://t.co/5xHZNsIBGk
Los Angeles
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 27% new, 41% replies, 15% retweets, 17% quotes
9,873 401 
108. profile imageDavid Quammen
@DavidQuammen


Author of The Tangled Tree, Spillover, & other books. Contributing Writer for @NatGeo
The Tangled Tree
Yellowstone
The Chimp and the River
Bozeman, Montana
davidquammen.com
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 4% new, 45% replies, 51% retweets, 0% quotes
9,761 459 
109. profile imageErika Check Hayden
@Erika_Check


Director, @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
erikacheck.com
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 14% new, 19% replies, 57% retweets, 10% quotes
9,557 599 
110. profile imageRon Winslow
@ronwinslow


Planning next chapter after 33+ yrs at #WSJ; co-chair, LOC for #WCSJ2017; @onepeloton, hiker, skier, #golden lover, #redsox. [email protected]
Bethel, CT
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 10% new, 6% replies, 79% retweets, 5% quotes
9,426 506 
111. profile imageMarc Abrahams
@MarcAbrahams


editor of the Annals of Improbable Research magazine, organizer of the Ig Nobel Prizes. Also see: @ImprobResearch
The Ig Nobel Cookbook, volume 1
This is Improbable Too
This Is Improbable
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
improbable.com
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 53% new, 1% replies, 21% retweets, 26% quotes
9,416 406 
112. profile imageJohn Timmer
@j_timmer


Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
arstechnica.com/author/john-ti…
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 32% new, 58% replies, 2% retweets, 9% quotes
9,402 739 
113. profile image(((John Rennie)))
@tvjrennie


Science writer/editor for @QuantaMagazine, @SciAm, @AccessScience, TWC's Hacking the Planet & more. NYU SHERP, Beakerhead SciComm. Opinions = my own — at most.
Human Geography
New York, NY
johnrennie.net
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 4% new, 9% replies, 83% retweets, 4% quotes
9,374 688 
114. profile imageTodd B. Bates
@ByToddBBates


Science Communicator @RutgersU, ex-Enviro/Weather/Investigative Reporter @AsburyParkPress, Pulitzer Finalist, Hockey Player from ROC. Ts, RTs ≠ endorsements
New Brunswick, New Jersey
linkedin.com/in/todd-b-bate…
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 18/day • 56% new, 0% replies, 43% retweets, 0% quotes
9,219 412 
115. profile imageKatherine H. Courage
@KHCourage


Science writer. @SciAm. @CSUNaturalSci. Etc. Author of OCTOPUS! amzn.to/17xUF5R & forthcoming book about the microbiome + food. Runner. Gardener. Nerd.
Longmont, CO
katherinecourage.com
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 38% new, 3% replies, 37% retweets, 22% quotes
9,081 563 
116. profile imageMarilynn Marchione
@MMarchioneAP


I cover major medical meetings, write national health stories for the Associated Press and bike to work whenever I can. [email protected]
ap.org
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1.0/day • 6% new, 3% replies, 67% retweets, 22% quotes
9,003 482 
117. profile imageCarmen Drahl
@carmendrahl


Covering chemistry and editing stories for @cenmag. Bylines @Forbes @DCist @SciAm @thinkfoodgroup. Chemistry PhD @Princeton. Tuits en inglés y español.
Washington, DC, mostly.
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 34% new, 33% replies, 23% retweets, 10% quotes
9,003 497 
118. profile imageMiriam E. Tucker
@MiriamETucker


Writer/journalist specializing in medicine/health. Living with type 1 diabetes since 1973.
Washington DC area
linkedin.com/in/miriametuck…
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 14% new, 30% replies, 41% retweets, 15% quotes
8,977 592 
119. profile imageJohn R Platt
@johnrplatt


Environmental journalist covering endangered species, climate, pollution & related topics. Editor, @Revelator_News. Tips, pitches: jplatt @ therevelator.org
Portland, Oregon
therevelator.org
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 8% new, 5% replies, 85% retweets, 2% quotes
8,893 501 
120. profile imageDr. David Warmflash
@CosmicEvolution


Astrobiologist, physician, author, evolving starstuff. Does SciComm-MedComm, esp astrobiology,origins of life, genetics,neurology,spacemed, biotech
Portland, United States
nasw.org/user-profile/d…
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 26% new, 5% replies, 41% retweets, 28% quotes
8,799 698 
121. profile imageSarah Kaplan
@sarahkaplan48


@washingtonpost reporter covering news from around the nation and across the universe. [email protected]
Washington, D.C.
washingtonpost.com/people/sarah-k…
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 20% new, 16% replies, 45% retweets, 19% quotes
8,793 364 
122. profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum
@Sheril_


Host of @michiganstateu's 'Our Table’ & Serving Up Science on @WKAR. Author. Mom. Exec Dir of @SciDebate. Politics. Science. Food.
The Science of Kissing
Unscientific America
Unscientific America (Large Print...
East Lansing, MI
sherilkirshenbaum.com
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 40% new, 36% replies, 12% retweets, 12% quotes
8,770 708 
123. profile imageWade Roush
@wroush


Host @soonishpodcast, co-founder @hubspokeaudio, dog owner, chronicler of tech, culture, & the future. Former @KSJatMIT @Xconomy @TechReview @sciencemagazine
Twelve Tomorrows
Cambridge, MA
soonishpodcast.org
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 44% new, 19% replies, 25% retweets, 11% quotes
8,731 588 
124. profile imageOliver Morton
@Eaterofsun


Author, The Planet Remade heliophage.wordpress.com/2015/09/26/the…. Views not The Economist's, RT's not endorsements (obviously)
The Planet Remade
Eating the Sun
Mapping Mars
Greenwich, UK
heliophage.wordpress.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 6% new, 9% replies, 78% retweets, 8% quotes
8,675 586 
125. profile imageArielle (ADR) Duhaime-Ross
@adrs


Climate & Science Correspondent, @HBO's VICE News Tonight • [email protected] • Signal ONLY: 917-933-0537 • She/Her/Hers • Some of my favorite authors are men
New York City (et Montréal)
instagram.com/arielledross
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: <0.05/day • 33% new, 19% replies, 40% retweets, 8% quotes
8,634 386 
126. profile imageEvelyn Lamb
@evelynjlamb


Math and science writer. Complex analysis fangirl. Half of @myfavethm. She/her. Black lives matter. blogs.scientificamerican.com/roots-of-unity/
Salt Lake City, UT
tinyletter.com/evelynjlamb
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 22% new, 49% replies, 23% retweets, 7% quotes
8,618 362 
127. profile imageBetsy Mason
@betsymason


Freelance journalist, geologist, beer snob, calm assertive pack leader. Co-author of the Nat Geo blog All Over the Map (see @mapdragons)
All Over the Map
San Francisco Bay Area
news.nationalgeographic.com/all-over-the-m…
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 34% new, 21% replies, 34% retweets, 12% quotes
8,606 742 
128. profile imageDeborah Netburn
@DeborahNetburn


Science reporter at the Los Angeles Times. The desert is my temple.
Los Angeles
latimes.com/sciencenow
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 37% new, 23% replies, 31% retweets, 9% quotes
8,498 333 
129. profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer
@lindy2350


Science journalist. Columnist @Slate, contributing editor @SciAm. 2018 NYU visiting scholar & Alicia Patterson fellow. 2017 National Magazine Award finalist.
Hudson Valley, NY
melindawennermoyer.com
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 14% new, 41% replies, 41% retweets, 4% quotes
8,470 530 
130. profile imagehanner
@hannahjwaters


words and birds 🌾senior associate editor @audubonsociety. vegetarian. stands up for the common bird. she/her. send tips and pitches to: [email protected]
NYC/BK
clippings.me/hannahjwaters
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 21% new, 8% replies, 65% retweets, 6% quotes
8,388 572 
131. profile imageTariq J. Malik 🚀
@tariqjmalik


Astrojournalist, Space.com Managing Ed., rocket fan. Covering the 'verse for @Spacedotcom/@Purch since 2001. Hailing freq. @ [email protected][dot]com
New York, NY
space.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 36% new, 4% replies, 50% retweets, 10% quotes
8,383 419 
132. profile imageLuis Quevedo
@luis_quevedo


Periodista, presentador, podcaster, papá. Enamorado de la ciencia 🔬 cofundé @cuondapodcast 🤓 documentales y más aventuras en #comunicaciencia
about.me/luisquevedo
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 30% new, 22% replies, 41% retweets, 7% quotes
8,359 401 
133. profile imageEric Roston
@eroston


Important things are more fun than fun things are important. Bloomberg News. Carbon stuff. Also: non-carbon stuff. 'Lucid and occasionally disturbing.' RT=PV/n.
New York, NY
EricRoston.com
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 34% new, 21% replies, 41% retweets, 4% quotes
8,355 526 
134. profile imageSarah Zhang
@sarahzhang


staff writer @TheAtlantic, eukaryote // email: [email protected]
DC
sarzha.com
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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135. profile imageBrandon Keim
@9brandon


Freelance journalist + writer | Nature, animals, science & environment | Author, The Eye of the Sandpiper goo.gl/cn6c1y | Co-founder @KittyEatsBugs
The Eye of the Sandpiper
Maine, USA
instagram.com/9brandon/
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 38% new, 35% replies, 16% retweets, 12% quotes
8,249 614 
136. profile imageJoe Palca
@joesbigidea


Founder and eponymous tweeter for Joe's Big Idea. I am an NPR science correspondent who writes about science and invention.
Annoying
Washington, DC
npr.org/series/1564904…
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.4/day • 32% new, 23% replies, 18% retweets, 28% quotes
8,203 415 
137. profile imageBrooke Borel
@brookeborel


Sr. Editor @undarkmag • Instructor @nyu_journalism • Freelance journo for many (maybe you?) • Books: Infested / The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checking • She/Her
The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checkin...
Infested
brookeborel.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 19% new, 10% replies, 55% retweets, 16% quotes
8,099 382 
138. profile imageLee Billings
@LeeBillings


Science journalist covering space and physics for @sciam. Author of Five Billion Years of Solitude, a book on the search for alien Earths. Opinions are my own.
Five Billion Years of Solitude
New York City
leebillings.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 8% new, 23% replies, 67% retweets, 3% quotes
7,943 612 
139. profile imageKim Kowal Arcand
@kimberlykowal


Visualization lead for @chandraxray; Latest science book: “Magnitude: The Scale of the Universe.' Opinions=my own 🛰️https://t.co/jHO1Tw8JYW
RI, USA
chandra.si.edu
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 12% new, 78% replies, 7% retweets, 2% quotes
7,916 317 
140. profile imageGeorge Musser
@gmusser


contributing editor for Scientific American and Nautilus, author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to String Theory and Spooky Action at a Distance
Spooky Action at a Distance
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Str...
New York
georgemusser.com
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 26% new, 18% replies, 57% retweets, 0% quotes
7,840 559 
141. profile imageWill Gater
@willgater


Astronomer, journalist & space geek willgater.com | willgaterastrophotography.com | instagram.com/willgater
Nature Guide: Stars and Planets
The Cosmic Keyhole
UK
willgater.com
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 20% new, 43% replies, 29% retweets, 8% quotes
7,796 391 
142. profile imageDr Claire O’Connell
@claireoconnell


PhD cell biology, MSc Sci Comm, writes for Silicon Republic and The Irish Times. Irish Science Writer of the Year 2016.
Dublin
tinyurl.com/cb5ht3q
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 38% new, 23% replies, 39% retweets, 1% quotes
7,786 338 
143. profile imageTerri Hansen | Indigenous ✏ 📰
@TerriHansen


Journalist️ | Bylines @YESmagazine @EarthIslandJrnl @IndianCountry @truthout [email protected], DMs open https://t.co/WcPj7gSSLO #sciwri
Pacific Northwest
muckrack.com/terrihansen
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 12% new, 7% replies, 79% retweets, 2% quotes
7,705 512 
144. profile imageNicholas St. Fleur
@SciFleur


Award-winning science journalist covering archaeology, paleontology and space. Passionate about diversity in STEM. @nytimes Send pitches to [email protected]
[email protected]
nytimes.com/by/nicholas-st…
5 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 0% new, 13% replies, 87% retweets, 0% quotes
7,522 342 
145. profile imageBen Lillie
@BenLillie


Founder of @caveatnyc. Also co-founder of The Story Collider (@story_collider) and former writer for TED.
New York, NY
caveat.nyc
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 6% new, 15% replies, 59% retweets, 19% quotes
7,497 402 
146. profile imagePhilip Ball
@philipcball


Author, writer and broadcaster, mostly about science. Books include The Music Instinct, Curiosity, Critical Mass. Obsessed by (too) many things.
Beyond Weird
The Water Kingdom
Patterns in Nature
London, UK
philipball.co.uk
4 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 15% new, 39% replies, 23% retweets, 22% quotes
7,467 278 
147. profile imageMichael Moyer
@mmoyr


Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
quantamagazine.org
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: <0.05/day • 17% new, 11% replies, 53% retweets, 19% quotes
7,409 415 
148. profile imagekelly oakes
@kahoakes


i write and edit words, usually about science/health. often found at @theipaper. formerly found at @BuzzFeed. cat pics and commissions to [email protected]
London via Oldham
kellyoak.es
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 32% new, 35% replies, 19% retweets, 14% quotes
7,408 399 
149. profile imageMichelle Nijhuis
@nijhuism


Editor of the #LifeUpClose series @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag & @NYTMag, blogger @NewYorker, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Proud mom @GirlBilbo.
The Science Writers' Essay Handbo...
Columbia River Gorge
rhymeswithmyhouse.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 28% new, 25% replies, 32% retweets, 16% quotes
7,387 431 
150. profile imageMatt Shipman
@ShipLives


I get paid to write, which is nice. I dislike bullies. My book on science PR: press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book… (he/him)
Raleigh, NC
…ecommunicationbreakdown.wordpress.com
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 9% new, 32% replies, 51% retweets, 8% quotes
7,194 453 
151. profile imageEmily Anthes
@EmilyAnthes


Freelance science journalist. Author of Frankenstein's Cat: Cuddling Up to Biotech's Brave New Beasts (bit.ly/TxqZkm).
Frankenstein's Cat
Instant Egghead Guide
Brooklyn, NY
emilyanthes.com
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 29% new, 51% replies, 13% retweets, 7% quotes
7,182 505 
152. profile imageJason Davis
@jasonrdavis


Science writer, digital editor for @exploreplanets, I've also got a new side project called ROCKETGUT! rocketgut.com
Tucson, AZ
planetary.org/about/staff/ja…
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 36% new, 35% replies, 17% retweets, 11% quotes
7,164 424 
153. profile imageDan Fagin
@danfagin


Professing journalism, directing SHERP @ NYU. Wrote Toms River, winner of '14 Pulitzer Prize in Nonfiction. Butterfly chaser. Discontinue if irritation occurs.
Toms River
Toxic Deception
New York
danfagin.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 20% new, 27% replies, 19% retweets, 33% quotes
7,125 400 
154. profile imageRobert Garisto
@RobertGaristo


Theoretical physicist, editor for the physics journal @PhysRevLett, & author of pop science pieces. Opinions: mine & not necessarily those of APS.
Long Island, NY
journals.aps.org/prl/
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 10% new, 15% replies, 50% retweets, 24% quotes
7,098 278 
155. profile imageSamuel Arbesman
@arbesman


Scientist in Residence @Lux_Capital | complexity science + VC + wonder | Author: 'Overcomplicated' & 'The Half-Life of Facts' | This is my commonplace book
Overcomplicated
The Half-Life of Facts
Central City
arbesman.net
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: <0.05/day • 71% new, 20% replies, 4% retweets, 5% quotes
6,900 431 
156. profile imageBrian Clark Howard
@socialpyramid


I'm an environmental journalist (now a senior writer and editor w/ National Geographic online). Personal site: brianclarkhoward.com
Rock Your Ugly Christmas Sweater
Build Your Own Small Wind Power S...
Green Lighting (Tab Green Guru Gu...
Washington, DC
news.nationalgeographic.com
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 84% new, 5% replies, 7% retweets, 4% quotes
6,894 409 
157. profile imagePeter Aldhous
@paldhous


Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
peteraldhous.com
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 44% new, 9% replies, 34% retweets, 12% quotes
6,886 556 
158. profile imageLisa Grossman
@astrolisa


Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 24% new, 45% replies, 17% retweets, 13% quotes
6,874 397 
159. profile imageGeoff Brumfiel
@gbrumfiel


I'm an editor for @nprscience. Also into nukes. I've got my own Geiger counter and everything. securedrop.npr.org
npr.org
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 16% new, 25% replies, 41% retweets, 17% quotes
6,870 472 
160. profile imageRose DF
@_Astro_Nerd_


Space - BioPhysics / Science evangelist / Publicly-private / Nerd / #Científica #Dominicana / Las opiniones son mías.
New York, NY
about.me/rosedf
3 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 29/day • 7% new, 81% replies, 10% retweets, 2% quotes
6,860 156 
161. profile imageEric Michael Johnson
@ericmjohnson


Award-winning science writer, scholar, simian. The Primate Diaries (@primatediaries), Slate and Scientific American. E-mail: [email protected]
Vancouver, BC
blogs.scientificamerican.com/primate-diaries
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 72% new, 11% replies, 14% retweets, 4% quotes
6,859 557 
162. profile imageNatasha Geiling
@ngeiling


@berkeleylaw ‘21. wind energy subsidiary. find me wherever the internet is sold.
Berkeley, CA
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 35% new, 32% replies, 13% retweets, 20% quotes
6,837 310 
163. profile imageAinissa Ramirez
@ainissaramirez


A scientist (and science evangelist) who aims to awaken the inner scientist in everyone. Lectures and writes about #STEM and podcasts too. @scienceundrgrnd.
Newton's Football
New England
ainissaramirez.com
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 55% new, 5% replies, 29% retweets, 12% quotes
6,818 397 
164. profile imageEmily Mullin
@emilylmullin


Freelance journalist writing about science, medicine and the people on the receiving end of innovation. Most recently: @techreview. [email protected]
Baltimore, MD
emilymullin.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 20% new, 41% replies, 34% retweets, 4% quotes
6,814 345 
165. profile imageJamie Vernon
@JLVernonPhD


Science advocate, champion of evidence-based decision making. Husband, Dad, Citizen, Scientist. This is the personal account of @SigmaXiCEO.
Raleigh, NC
linkedin.com/in/jlvernon/
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 4% new, 8% replies, 66% retweets, 22% quotes
6,812 474 
166. profile imageAsh Jogalekar
@curiouswavefn


Historian of science by avocation, medicinal chemist by vocation. Or is it the opposite? RTs not endorsements. Believer in good faith debate.
San Francisco, CA
wavefunction.fieldofscience.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 22% new, 38% replies, 35% retweets, 5% quotes
6,752 305 
167. profile imageKris Hirst
@archaeology


writer, editor, archaeologist, Thoughtco.com archaeology expert
The Archaeologist's Book of Quota...
American midwest
thoughtco.com/archaeology-41…
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 94% new, 4% replies, 2% retweets, 0% quotes
6,651 407 
168. profile imageTara Haelle
@tarahaelle


Science/health journalist • mom • feminist • teacher • photographer • author • @Forbes • kid lit • #IRPFellow • #MBL • #AHCJ • #binder • Gryffindor • Texan
Turning Up the Heat (Taking Earth...
Melting Glaciers, Rising Seas (Ta...
Vaccination Investigation
Midwest for now, USA
tarahaelle.net
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 16% new, 29% replies, 49% retweets, 6% quotes
6,562 434 
169. profile imageAleszu Bajak
@aleszubajak


Science journalist • Teach and manage grad programs @NUjournalism • Founder @Storybench @LatAmSci • Fellow @Ksjatmit • Alum @Undarkmag @Scifri • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
aleszu.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 32% new, 4% replies, 55% retweets, 8% quotes
6,558 408 
170. profile imageJeanne Garbarino, PhD
@JeanneGarb


Directs @RockEDU_ Science Outreach at @RockefellerUniv. Social justice & STEM education. Biochemist. Mom. Product of The Bronx.
NYC
rockefeller.edu/outreach/
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 13% new, 48% replies, 29% retweets, 10% quotes
6,519 358 
171. profile imageAdam Mann
@adamspacemann


Space philosopher
Oakland, Ca
adamspacemann.com
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 43% new, 32% replies, 17% retweets, 8% quotes
6,406 353 
172. profile imageNidhi Subbaraman
@NidhiSubs


Science reporter/Sunday news editor @BuzzFeedNews. Email: [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
nidhisubbaraman.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 30% new, 6% replies, 55% retweets, 10% quotes
6,387 407 
173. profile imageMaryam Zaringhalam, PhD
@webmz_


Writes in codes 👩🏻‍💻👩🏻‍🔬 ∞ science for the people ∞ DC @storycollider producer ∞ @AAAS_STPF ∞ @500womensci ∞ she/her ∞ Tweets are mine, my own, my Precious
Washington, DC
webmz.nyc
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 14% new, 53% replies, 29% retweets, 4% quotes
6,363 171 
174. profile image(((Steve Mirsky)))
@SteveMirsky


Editor, columnist, podcaster for @sciam magazine. Opinions expressed are my own and are subject to revision with new information. Like science.
Instant Egghead Guide
The Bronx
scientificamerican.com/podcasts/
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 6% new, 24% replies, 65% retweets, 5% quotes
6,300 455 
175. profile imageCarrie Arnold
@edbites


Science writer covering our weird and wonderful world. Contributing editor at Nova Next. Author of Decoding Anorexia, lover of coffee, cats, cycling and yarn.
Decoding Anorexia
Next to Nothing
Virginia
carriearnold.com
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 18% new, 56% replies, 14% retweets, 12% quotes
6,201 241 
176. profile imageKaren Weintraub
@kweintraub


Cover Health/Science news for STAT, NYTimes, SciAm, USAToday, etc. Teach at BU and Harvard Extension. Co-wrote books on autism, adult ADHD.
Cambridge, Ma
karenweintraub.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 33% new, 9% replies, 55% retweets, 2% quotes
6,170 344 
177. profile imageAllie Wilkinson
@AllieWilkinson


Freelance science journalist. Founder of @lookslikesci. Marine biologist at heart. Member of SEJ, NASW, SCB
Washington, DC
alliewilkinson.com
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 37% new, 15% replies, 39% retweets, 8% quotes
6,117 540 
178. profile imageLauren Wolf
@laurenkwolf


Head of science & tech @cenmag. Lover of science quirk. Ocean pee-er. Follow me for #chemistry news. Views my own.
Washington DC
cen.acs.org/index.html
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 56% new, 12% replies, 27% retweets, 6% quotes
6,066 295 
179. profile imageKathleen Frey Raven
@inkkr


Science writer for @YaleMed // Formerly @BioPharmInsight & @Reuters_Health & @NatureMedicine // Put your favorite disclaimer here:
New Haven, CT
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 44% new, 7% replies, 42% retweets, 7% quotes
6,016 362 
180. profile imageCristine Russell
@russellcris


Science, enviro, health writer: climate science+policy; the media; women in science. World Conf of Sci Journalists 2017 co-chair; Harvard Kennedy School fellow
Cambridge, MA; CT; wherever
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 18% new, 0% replies, 69% retweets, 12% quotes
6,012 443 
181. profile imageAkshat Rathi
@AkshatRathi


I free trapped ideas. Cover science, energy, and environment for @qz. Chemistry PhD, @UniofOxford. Newsletter: bit.ly/RacetoZeroEmis…
London
akshatrathi.com
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.5/day • 32% new, 13% replies, 52% retweets, 4% quotes
5,995 367 
182. profile imageCaitlin S(cientist)
@Paleophile


#scicomm specialist | evolutionary anthropology MA/PhD | #sciengage #scipol #evoed #DBER #histSTM | #celiac 🐶🐈 #rescue | personal account | original Tweets mine
OH➡NJ➡️NYC➡️AZ➡️DC and MD
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 33/day • 12% new, 44% replies, 31% retweets, 14% quotes
5,903 415 
183. profile imageMarina Koren
@marinakoren


Science reporter at @theatlantic. Views expressed here are like black holes: they don't reflect anything. [email protected]
Washington, D.C. / The Milky Way
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 33% new, 37% replies, 21% retweets, 9% quotes
5,819 222 
184. profile imageRachel Nuwer
@RachelNuwer


Freelance journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo, BBC & more. Author of 'Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking.'
Brooklyn
rachelnuwer.com
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 48% new, 31% replies, 21% retweets, 0% quotes
5,806 316 
185. profile imageRichard Van Noorden
@Richvn


Features editor for Nature (@naturenews)
London
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 5% new, 57% replies, 21% retweets, 17% quotes
5,796 241 
186. profile imageJohn McQuaid
@johnmcquaid


Journalist. Author of Tasty: The Art and Science of What We Eat
Tasty
Tasty
City Adrift
Silver Spring, MD, USA
tastybook.net
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 32% new, 22% replies, 17% retweets, 28% quotes
5,707 623 
187. profile imageEmma Marris
@Emma_Marris


Environmental writer in Oregon. House-made hot takes on novel ecosystems, urban ecology, kids in nature, environmental ethics, wolves, fake meat, weeds, etc.
Rambunctious Garden
Klamath Falls, OR
emmamarris.com
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 22% new, 23% replies, 40% retweets, 16% quotes
5,540 261 
188. profile imageRobert Lee Hotz
@leHotz


I cover science matters for The Wall Street Journal. Distinguished Writer in Residence @nyu_journalism. President of The Alicia Patterson Foundation.
New York
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 18% new, 1% replies, 79% retweets, 2% quotes
5,526 339 
189. profile imageEmily Conover
@emcconover


Reporter at @sciencenews, bringing you the juiciest physics news.
Washington, DC
emilyconover.net
5 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 31% new, 39% replies, 19% retweets, 10% quotes
5,515 162 
190. profile imageDarryl Fears
@bydarrylfears


WaPo reporter covering the environment & wildlife. LA Times, Atlanta Constitution, Detroit Freep alum. HU Bison. Track&Field fanatic. wapo.st/1nlOX
DC
washingtonpost.com
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 44% new, 5% replies, 35% retweets, 17% quotes
5,486 475 
191. profile imageEwen Callaway
@ewencallaway


Immigrant
London
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 18% new, 23% replies, 51% retweets, 6% quotes
5,423 336 
192. profile imageHillary Rosner
@hillaryrosner


Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Go Green, Live Rich
Boulder, CO
hillaryr.net
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 62% new, 13% replies, 13% retweets, 12% quotes
5,316 361 
193. profile imageLiz Heinecke
@KitchPantrySci


Writer, Mom, STEAM adventurer, TV demonstrator. Kitchen Science Lab for Kids/ Outdoor Science Lab for Kids/ STEAM Lab for Kids/Star Wars Maker Lab
Minneapolis, MN
kitchenpantryscientist.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 43% new, 6% replies, 51% retweets, 0% quotes
5,293 335 
194. profile imageEmily 💙💜💖
@seelix


Yes, I am a master of disguise & trained as a forensic anthropologist. No, I'm not a supervillain. she/they
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 17% new, 41% replies, 39% retweets, 4% quotes
5,293 376 
195. profile imageTanya Lewis
@tanyalewis314


Assistant News Editor @SciAm and Advances editor. 'I learn less and less about more and more until I know nothing about everything.' Tweets are my own opinion.
New York
tanyaalewis.com
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 15% new, 4% replies, 65% retweets, 17% quotes
5,280 187 
196. profile imagehello
@RyanFMandelbaum


hi i'm ryan and i write about physics and future tech for @gizmodo! my favorite birds are great blue herons and belted kingfishers
New York, USA
ryanfmandelbaum.com
2 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 23/day • 13% new, 32% replies, 51% retweets, 4% quotes
5,221 117 
197. profile imageGaia Vince
@WanderingGaia


Writer, broadcaster, author (Adventures In The Anthropocene amzn.to/1KKAUc7) on a voyage around the world meeting the remarkable. Next book out 2019.
Adventures in the Anthropocene
Earth
WanderingGaia.com
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 8% new, 20% replies, 55% retweets, 17% quotes
5,192 262 
198. profile imageMaia Weinstock
@20tauri


@MIT News deputy editor; @LegoNASAwomen creator; author of forthcoming Millie Dresselhaus biography; champion of women. Tweets = my own views. She | her
Cambridge, MA
maiaw.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 24% new, 44% replies, 23% retweets, 9% quotes
5,176 283 
199. profile imageJules Howard
@juleslhoward


Science writer, zoologist, author (Sex on Earth / Death on Earth - Bloomsbury), Guardian / BBC mouthpiece. Did I ever tell you about slug mites? It can wait.
juleshoward.co.uk
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 15% new, 70% replies, 11% retweets, 4% quotes
5,109 145 
200. profile imageBob Henson
@bhensonweather


Meteorologist, journalist, @wunderground blogger. I cover wacky #weather, changing #climate & how we live, love, work, get around & dream. Views are my own.
Boulder, CO
wunderground.com/cat6
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 4% new, 29% replies, 57% retweets, 10% quotes
5,091 339 
201. profile imageMeg Rosenburg
@trueanomalies


planetary science PhD | #scicomm & #histSTM | freelancer, filmmaker, podcaster | megrosenburg.com | And what you do, do it unfeignedly.
Somerville, MA
megrosenburg.com
5 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 12% new, 24% replies, 51% retweets, 14% quotes
5,072 325 
202. profile imageBob Finn
@bobfinn


Medical and Science Journalist. Senior Managing Editor, Univadis Original Content, Aptus Health univadis.com
Pleasant Hill, CA
bobfinn.net
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 14% new, 7% replies, 33% retweets, 46% quotes
5,021 386 
203. profile imageMary Hoff
@mkhoff


#Science & #environment communicator and editor in chief of Ensia magazine. Tweets are my own. linkedin.com/in/maryhoff
Minnesota
linkedin.com/in/maryhoff/
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
5,009 229 
204. profile imageScott Anderson
@NotchByNotch


Please follow me at my new twitter address: @psychobiotic
Hudson, Ohio
NotchByNotch.com
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 100% new, 0% replies, 0% retweets, 0% quotes
5,003 126 

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205. profile imageAndrew Jones
@AboutPhysics


About.com Physics Expert, author of String Theory for Dummies
String Theory For Dummies
Indiana
physics.about.com
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2017-Jun-14)
Tweets: 2/day • 94% new, 0% replies, 5% retweets, 0% quotes
8,791 640