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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-Dec-10 12:48 UTC. Listed users: 211. Inclusion criteria. List only women. List only patron opportunities. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 19/day • 10% new, 63% replies, 6% retweets, 20% quotes
609,660 12,911 
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, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11/day • 24% new, 21% replies, 49% retweets, 5% quotes
272,017 5,912 
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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 16/day • 12% new, 29% replies, 36% retweets, 23% quotes
150,959 4,697 
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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 31/day • 12% new, 48% replies, 37% retweets, 4% quotes
148,409 5,234 
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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 34/day • 20% new, 17% replies, 51% retweets, 10% quotes
99,401 3,973 
6. profile imageMatthew Herper
@matthewherper


Forbes reporter covering science and medicine.
New York
blogs.forbes.com/matthewherper
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22/day • 10% new, 38% replies, 47% retweets, 5% quotes
86,627 2,986 
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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 12% new, 27% replies, 29% retweets, 32% quotes
82,483 4,244 
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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 64% new, 21% replies, 13% retweets, 3% quotes
79,207 2,055 
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/Y45wj0-lgjg
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 32% new, 55% replies, 8% retweets, 6% quotes
78,112 1,222 
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, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 14% new, 17% replies, 55% retweets, 14% quotes
76,309 2,420 
11. profile imageCorey S. Powell
@coreyspowell


Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Contributing editor at @discovermag, @AmSciMag, and @aeonmag. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
discovermagazine.com/outthere
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 39% new, 51% replies, 8% retweets, 2% quotes
66,490 1,113 
12. profile imageBethany Brookshire
@BeeBrookshire


Science writer and journalist. @SNStudents and @ScienceNews, host @sci4thepeople. She/her. My opinions are my own and don’t represent the views of my employer.
Washington, DC
bethanybrookshire.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 16/day • 44% new, 39% replies, 9% retweets, 9% quotes
62,698 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…
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 60% new, 14% replies, 21% retweets, 6% quotes
46,855 1,037 
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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 14% new, 48% replies, 19% retweets, 19% quotes
46,013 2,250 
15. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 14% new, 59% replies, 14% retweets, 12% quotes
45,528 888 
16. profile imageDamian Carrington
@dpcarrington


I'm Environment Editor at the Guardian - DMs open
London
theguardian.com/environment
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 70% new, 2% replies, 25% retweets, 3% quotes
45,490 1,721 
17. 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
Stephen Hawking
The Ascent of Gravity
Solar System
London
marcuschown.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 39/day • 8% new, 0% replies, 81% retweets, 11% quotes
44,455 1,051 
18. profile imageDavid Bradley 🎸📷⚗️
@sciencebase


Science and Stuff - 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦🐦🦋🍺🍷🥃🥧✈️🏝️🎭🇪🇺🏕👨‍🎤🐶👨‍🔬📚🧪🔭
Cambridge, UK
sciencebase.com
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14/day • 14% new, 75% replies, 2% retweets, 9% quotes
43,259 1,742 
19. profile imageAndrea Morris
@DraisyMorris


Redheaded stepchild. Sometimes I make things on TV. Mostly I write about arts & science. Journalist. @Forbes @SOCA_LA w/@PaulEkman. Member of @ScienceWriters
The Science Of On-Camera Acting
Los Angeles, CA
forbes.com/sites/andreamo…
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 22% new, 29% replies, 47% retweets, 2% quotes
*Follows 0.61 feeds per follower
43,102* 362 
20. 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
about.me/briandunning
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 32% new, 51% replies, 15% retweets, 4% quotes
39,098 1,296 
21. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 33% new, 35% replies, 31% retweets, 1% quotes
38,965 2,182 
22. profile imageMaryn McKenna
@marynmck


@WIRED columnist, journalist, @SchusterInst fellow, TED | BIG CHICKEN (PLUCKED), SUPERBUG, BEATING BACK THE DEVIL | [email protected] | avi: @rachel_suggs
Plucked
Big Chicken
Superbug
ATL, BGR, CDG
marynmckenna.com
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 9% new, 52% replies, 23% retweets, 16% quotes
38,810 1,940 
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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 12% new, 9% replies, 53% retweets, 28% quotes
36,507 1,302 
24. profile imageDavid Dobbs
@David_Dobbs


Writer @nytimes, @theatlantic, @NatGeo, @WIRED, etal. Mostly on how sci & med work (or fail). Anonymous tipbox at tinyurl.com/DobbsAnon
All over
daviddobbs.net
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 12% new, 39% replies, 46% retweets, 3% quotes
36,231 1,662 
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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 29/day • 66% new, 4% replies, 29% retweets, 0% quotes
36,053 1,676 
26. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 31% new, 31% replies, 20% retweets, 18% quotes
34,899 1,362 
27. 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
5 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.9/day • 11% new, 22% replies, 66% retweets, 2% quotes
34,391 1,076 
28. 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
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 23/day • 11% new, 11% replies, 67% retweets, 10% quotes
34,183 1,680 
29. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 18% new, 11% replies, 63% retweets, 8% quotes
33,958 1,624 
30. profile imageVirginia Hughes
@virginiahughes


Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap.
Brooklyn, NY
virginiahughes.com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 43% new, 10% replies, 36% retweets, 11% quotes
33,768 1,417 
31. profile imageAnnalee Newitz
@Annaleen


I write science fiction and science journalism. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 6% new, 83% replies, 7% retweets, 4% quotes
33,593 1,875 
32. profile imageEric Berger
@SciGuySpace


Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets.
Houston, TX
arstechnica.com
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 22% new, 45% replies, 25% retweets, 8% quotes
32,855 1,644 
33. profile imageJoe Hanson
@DrJoeHanson


Nerdy by nature. Ph.D. biologist, science writer, creator of @okaytobesmart on YouTube. Not an actual LEGO. Instagram: drjoehanson
Austin, TX
youtube.com/itsokaytobesma…
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12/day • 24% new, 51% replies, 9% retweets, 16% quotes
32,743 1,238 
34. profile imageAriel Waldman
@arielwaldman


NASA advisor. Antarctic explorer. Author of amzn.to/1MFUEVC. Global director @ScienceHackDay. YouTuber youtube.com/arielwaldman.
What's It Like in Space?
San Francisco
arielwaldman.com
Patreon page
11 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 17% new, 49% replies, 20% retweets, 14% quotes
32,724 1,714 
35. profile imageIvan Oransky
@ivanoransky


VP, Editorial, @Medscape. Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; president, @AHCJ.
Northampton, MA
retractionwatch.com
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 67% new, 11% replies, 19% retweets, 4% quotes
31,432 1,783 
36. profile imageAlok Jha
@alokjha


Science correspondent at @TheEconomist • Former @WellcomeTrust fellow • Author: The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt • [email protected]📧
How to Live Forever
50 Ways the World Could End
London, England
alokjha.com
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 8% new, 45% replies, 25% retweets, 22% quotes
31,431 1,242 
37. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 98% new, 0% replies, 0% retweets, 2% quotes
*Follows 0.56 feeds per follower
30,205* 733 
38. 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
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 42% new, 19% replies, 23% retweets, 16% quotes
29,767 881 
39. profile imageMika McKinnon
@mikamckinnon


Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious.
West Coast
about.me/mikamckinnon
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 7% new, 73% replies, 1% retweets, 19% quotes
29,374 1,029 
40. profile imageLaura Helmuth
@laurahelmuth


Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. Past president of National Assoc @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
washingtonpost.com
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 48% new, 8% replies, 41% retweets, 4% quotes
29,261 1,208 
41. profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker
@maggiekb1


Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Science and society = my jam. Occasional cute kid stories. She/Her.
Before the Lights Go Out
Mental Floss Presents Be Amazing
Minneapolis, MN
maggiekb.com
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 16% new, 46% replies, 25% retweets, 14% quotes
28,837 1,786 
42. profile imageBora Zivkovic
@BoraZ


blog.coturnix.org
Pittsboro, NC
coturnix.org
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 37/day • 54% new, 9% replies, 37% retweets, 0% quotes
28,807 2,212 
43. 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
Gulp
My Planet
Oakland, CA • author
maryroach.net
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 6% new, 63% replies, 12% retweets, 18% quotes
27,636 1,075 
44. profile imageNadia Drake
@nadiamdrake


Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
Little Book of Wonders
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 20% new, 67% replies, 3% retweets, 10% quotes
25,518 805 
45. profile imageAlice Bell
@alicebell


Day job at a climate charity. But this is me, not them. Writer. Knitter. PhD in science communication and too many years working in universities and museums.
London
climatehistories.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14/day • 18% new, 45% replies, 35% retweets, 2% quotes
25,451 1,307 
46. profile image𝐓𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐬 𝐧𝐨 “𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐧𝐞𝐭 𝐁”
@GrrlScientist


evolutionary ecologist & ornithologist writes about science @Forbes. Formerly @Guardian. oeuvre @Medium. Ravenclaw. TinyLetter tinyletter.com/grrlscientist Heretic
40.7619, -73.9763
about.me/grrlscientist
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 10% new, 9% replies, 79% retweets, 2% quotes
25,138 1,840 
47. profile imageBrian Switek
@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
Patreon page
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 15/day • 31% new, 23% replies, 35% retweets, 10% quotes
25,116 1,198 
48. profile imageAlex Bellos
@alexbellos


Maths, puzzles, football, Brazil. Latest books Football School Season 3, Puzzle Ninja
Puzzle Ninja
Football School
Football School Season 2
London
alexbellos.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 41% new, 21% replies, 31% retweets, 8% quotes
24,954 776 
49. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 7% new, 49% replies, 37% retweets, 7% quotes
24,837 984 
50. profile imageJulia Belluz
@juliaoftoronto


Health correspondent @voxdotcom #medicine #science #publichealth MIT Knight Fellow '14. Contact me securely @ KeyBase: jbelluz
Washington, DC
juliabelluz.com
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 24% new, 15% replies, 51% retweets, 9% quotes
23,251 1,121 
51. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 61% new, 9% replies, 19% retweets, 10% quotes
22,678 908 
52. 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, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 28% new, 11% replies, 44% retweets, 17% quotes
21,044 1,227 
53. profile imageGwen Pearson
@bug_gwen


I'm a bug AND a feature! I do insect outreach and write about science. Founder of @ento_allies. Tweets personal/do not represent employers etc etc 🐝 she/her
Low Earth Orbit, Indiana
bit.ly/GwenPearson
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 28% new, 31% replies, 35% retweets, 7% quotes
20,733 1,028 
54. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 12% new, 40% replies, 40% retweets, 8% quotes
20,522 1,014 
55. 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]
End Times
New York
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 12% new, 0% replies, 81% retweets, 6% quotes
20,262 1,233 
56. profile imageJoss Fong
@JossFong


Video, science | [email protected]
Washington, DC
youtube.com/vox
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1.0/day • 35% new, 27% replies, 28% retweets, 10% quotes
20,241 303 
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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 8% new, 59% replies, 21% retweets, 12% quotes
20,058 914 
58. profile imageDave Mosher
@DaveMosher


Science & tech correspondent at @businessinsider. Space, nukes, etc. These tweets self-destruct. DMs open. My work + confidential comms: businessinsider.com/author/dave-mo…
New York, NY
davemosher.com
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: <0.05/day • 11% new, 35% replies, 44% retweets, 10% quotes
19,680 743 
59. profile imageAlexandra Witze
@alexwitze


Correspondent for Nature, views my own. Reach me (generally) witzescience-at-gmaildotcom or (securely) awitze-at-protonmaildotcom.
Island on Fire
Soundings
Boulder, CO
lakithebook.com
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 30% new, 40% replies, 24% retweets, 6% quotes
19,433 1,000 
60. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 17% new, 16% replies, 59% retweets, 8% quotes
19,379 913 
61. profile imageSwapna Krishna is on maternity leave
@skrishna


writes about space, science, tech: engadget. sci-fi: syfy fangrrls, la times. loves star wars & trek. reader. 1/2 @desigeekgirls. literary agent: @annasproul.
Philly Main Line
swapnakrishna.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 20% new, 50% replies, 17% retweets, 14% quotes
19,357 851 
62. profile imageMaggie Fox
@maggiemfox


Senior writer @NBCNewshealth @NBCNews Science/Health/Tech in plain English. Please read the whole story facebook.com/maggiefox.jour…
Washington
nbcnews.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 48% new, 1% replies, 47% retweets, 4% quotes
19,070 900 
63. profile imageSarah Cruddas
@sarahcruddas


Space journalist, broadcaster & author. New space advocate. Background in astrophysics. I love space, travel, aviation & adventure. [email protected]
The Space Race
Did You Know? Space
Lost in Space
sarahcruddas.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 29% new, 27% replies, 31% retweets, 12% quotes
18,517 489 
64. profile imageAmy Harmon
@amy_harmon


New York Times reporter covering science & society. She/her. Mom of @rumblecomics
New York, NY
nytimes.com/by/amy-harmon
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 16% new, 39% replies, 37% retweets, 8% quotes
18,104 981 
65. profile imageFerris Jabr
@ferrisjabr


science writer ❂ contributing writer, @NYTmag and @sciam ❂ gardener ❂ naturalist ❂ surname rhymes with neighbor
Portland, OR
ferrisjabr.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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66. profile imageLizNeeley
@LizNeeley


Executive Director of The @Story_Collider. Lecturer @Yale with @NNCIonline. Compass points: science, storytelling, #scicomm studies & gorgeous design. she/her
Washington DC area
storycollider.org
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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17,369 887 
67. profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷
@roseveleth


I make @flashforwardpod 〰〰 futures critic 〰〰 skeptical optimist 〰〰 formerly @30for30 〰〰 she/her 〰〰 Tweets 🗑 in 30 days 〰〰 👽 🤖 ⚡️ 🚀 [email protected]
What Future 2018
roseveleth.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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17,366 831 
68. 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
Patreon page
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 60/day • 23% new, 39% replies, 28% retweets, 10% quotes
17,287 891 
69. 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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 38% new, 1% replies, 38% retweets, 22% quotes
17,019 1,027 
70. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
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16,925 618 
71. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
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16,905 940 
72. 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, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 28% new, 5% replies, 61% retweets, 6% quotes
16,722 1,057 
73. profile imageJason G. Goldman
@jgold85


Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Bylines @SciAm @Biographic @BBCEarth @NatGeo & more. @SciCommCamp & @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder. Scientist to the stars.
Wild LA
Science Blogging
Los Angeles
jasonggoldman.com
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
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16,267 813 
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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 24% new, 35% replies, 37% retweets, 5% quotes
16,143 555 
75. profile imageHannah Devlin
@hannahdev


The Guardian's Science Correspondent. Send me your stories: [email protected]
London
theguardian.com/science
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 16% new, 30% replies, 42% retweets, 12% quotes
15,751 619 
76. profile imagerae paoletta
@PAYOLETTER


senior editor of TV & video @adexchanger. ad tech bad boy. writing a book about animals in space rep'd by @jeffdshreve//[email protected]
nyc
raepaoletta.com
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 15/day • 31% new, 59% replies, 6% retweets, 4% quotes
15,339 446 
77. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
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78. profile imageRoss Andersen
@andersen


Editor overseeing science, tech, health at @TheAtlantic; writer of very long stories for same; email: ross[at]theatlantic[dot]com
Washington, DC
rossandersen.com
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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15,138 441 
79. profile imageAlexandra Sifferlin
@acsifferlin


Senior Editor, Health & Science @Medium. Previously @TIME, @TIMEHealth
New York City
alexandrasifferlin.com
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 36% new, 15% replies, 35% retweets, 14% quotes
14,707 557 
80. profile imageAdam Rogers
@jetjocko


Deputy Editor/Wired. Writing about science and geekery. Author of Proof: The Science of Booze. Kraka-thoom. Tell me stories: adam_[email protected]
Proof: The Science of Booze
California
adam-rogers.net
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 15% new, 49% replies, 19% retweets, 17% quotes
14,638 828 
81. profile imageAatish Bhatia
@aatishb


Science writer, physicist, tinkerer, teacher. 'Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.' – Mary Oliver
aatishb.com
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 12% new, 22% replies, 57% retweets, 8% quotes
14,586 591 
82. profile imageMaddie Stone
@themadstone


Writer, nerd, managing editor @EARTH3R by @Gizmodo. @GMGUnion. Earth & enviro science PhD. DMs open.
Philadelphia, PA
kinja.com/maddiestone
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 34% new, 42% replies, 15% retweets, 8% quotes
14,268 568 
83. 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
Bullet Trains
New York, NY
davidbiello.com
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 42% new, 21% replies, 21% retweets, 17% quotes
14,251 955 
84. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
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13,910 746 
85. 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
Superior
Inferior
Geek Nation
North London
angelasaini.co.uk
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
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13,904 377 
86. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
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13,789 883 
87. profile imageChristie Aschwanden
@cragcrest


Editor & lead science writer @FiveThirtyEight Author of GOOD TO GO @wwnorton My parties have dancing. goodtogobook.com
Good to Go
Colorado
christieaschwanden.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 32% new, 22% replies, 25% retweets, 21% quotes
13,697 675 
88. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 26% new, 35% replies, 25% retweets, 14% quotes
13,660 588 
89. profile imageShannon Stirone
@shannonmstirone


Freelance writer. Art Historian. I like planets. Bylines @PopSci @NYTimes @TheAtlantic @NewRepublic @Wired & others. Opinions are mine. 📡~~~🛰
Bay Area, CA
shannonstirone.com
4 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 20/day • 16% new, 53% replies, 19% retweets, 12% quotes
13,558 376 
90. profile imageJennifer Harrison
@GeneticJen


Science, feminism, LGBTQIA, coding silly stuff. Scottish in Yorkshire. 日本語も. Millenial ruining everything. She/her.
On a mote of dust
ko-fi.com/A220JQR
4 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11/day • 13% new, 57% replies, 26% retweets, 4% quotes
12,943 273 
91. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 16/day • 38% new, 35% replies, 24% retweets, 4% quotes
12,933 694 
92. profile imageJohn Upton
@johnupton


Features journalist at @ClimateCentral.
Newark and Princeton, NJ
climatecentral.org/what-we-do/peo…
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 22% new, 13% replies, 62% retweets, 2% quotes
12,929 805 
93. 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.
The Hidden World of Garbage - Mul...
Art and Culture American Indian A...
Ecstatic Dandelions
Los Angeles, CA
beatricebiologist.com
Patreon page
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 29% new, 57% replies, 9% retweets, 4% quotes
12,902 467 
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…
Patreon page
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 13% new, 71% replies, 13% retweets, 2% quotes
12,750 695 
95. profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya
@Ananyo


Science correspondent for @TheEconomist. [email protected]
London
mediadirectory.economist.com/people/mr-anan…
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 28% new, 51% replies, 14% retweets, 6% quotes
12,610 642 
96. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 14% new, 37% replies, 38% retweets, 12% quotes
12,601 730 
97. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 30/day • 4% new, 32% replies, 40% retweets, 24% quotes
12,493 724 
98. profile imageNancy Shute
@nancyshute


Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 26% new, 16% replies, 49% retweets, 9% quotes
12,122 825 
99. 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
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 31% new, 27% replies, 37% retweets, 6% quotes
11,864 689 
100. profile imageDavid Kroll
@davidkroll


Freelance science and healthcare writer @forbeshealth, sometimes @cenmag @indyweek. Drugs from nature, drug safety. Gator PhD, will teach pharmacology for food.
Durham NC • Clarksville VA
forbes.com/sites/davidkro…
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 4% new, 11% replies, 71% retweets, 15% quotes
*Follows 0.89 feeds per follower
11,494* 749 
101. profile imageNancy Atkinson
@Nancy_A


Science journalist, @universetoday & @Seeker. Author of 'Incredible Stories From Space,' working on book about Apollo 11
Eight Years to the Moon
Incredible Stories from Space
Minnesota
nancyatkinson.com
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 12% new, 35% replies, 29% retweets, 22% quotes
11,481 652 
102. profile imageClara Moskowitz
@ClaraMoskowitz


Senior Editor at Scientific American, covering space & physics. Views expressed are my own.
New York, NY
scientificamerican.com
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.9/day • 32% new, 19% replies, 49% retweets, 1% quotes
11,382 574 
103. profile imageRobin Lloyd
@robinlloyd99


contributing editor @sciam & @spectrum, faculty @nyu_journalism, vp board @sciencewriting
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 16% new, 8% replies, 72% retweets, 4% quotes
10,733 645 
104. profile imageElizabeth Lopatto
@mslopatto


Deputy editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] She/her
Oakland, California
elizabethlopatto.com
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 25% new, 61% replies, 10% retweets, 5% quotes
10,732 488 
105. 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
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 36% new, 15% replies, 28% retweets, 21% quotes
10,533 485 
106. profile imageLena V. Groeger
@lenagroeger


science journalist & designer, news apps developer @ProPublica. @SND @NAHJ
San Francisco, CA
lenagroeger.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 26% new, 21% replies, 38% retweets, 15% quotes
10,412 717 
107. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 7% new, 45% replies, 48% retweets, 0% quotes
10,365 479 
108. 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
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.5/day • 92% new, 3% replies, 5% retweets, 0% quotes
10,021 302 
109. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 18% new, 20% replies, 49% retweets, 14% quotes
9,934 391 
110. profile imageLiz 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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 18% new, 45% replies, 17% retweets, 19% quotes
9,742 402 
111. profile imageErika Check Hayden
@Erika_Check


Director, @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
erikacheck.com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 16% new, 23% replies, 51% retweets, 10% quotes
9,627 598 
112. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 28% new, 1% replies, 45% retweets, 26% quotes
9,575 417 
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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 0% new, 3% replies, 93% retweets, 3% quotes
9,467 681 
114. 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…
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 1% new, 12% replies, 87% retweets, 0% quotes
9,464 371 
115. 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…
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 30% new, 58% replies, 1% retweets, 12% quotes
9,413 743 
116. 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]
Mount Washington Valley, NH
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 12% new, 9% replies, 74% retweets, 5% quotes
9,389 504 
117. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1.0/day • 8% new, 8% replies, 61% retweets, 24% quotes
9,376 494 
118. 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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 10% new, 49% replies, 30% retweets, 11% quotes
9,363 205 
119. profile imageCarmen Drahl
@carmendrahl


Freelance chemistry and food journalist. Bylines @cenmag @Forbes @DCist @SciAm. Chemistry Ph.D. Inglés+Español. Secure mail: carmendrahl-at-protonmaildotcom
Washington, DC, mostly.
carmendrahl.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 26% new, 25% replies, 35% retweets, 15% quotes
9,244 501 
120. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 8% new, 3% replies, 86% retweets, 2% quotes
9,223 512 
121. profile imageBetsy Mason
@betsymason


Freelance journalist, geologist, beer snob, calm assertive pack leader. Co-author of the book All Over the Map (Oct. 30 bit.ly/alloverthemap)
All Over the Map
San Francisco Bay Area
betsymason.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 34% new, 17% replies, 33% retweets, 16% quotes
9,163 761 
122. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 25% new, 41% replies, 27% retweets, 8% quotes
9,137 380 
123. 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
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 39% new, 3% replies, 36% retweets, 22% quotes
9,065 564 
124. profile imageSarah Zhang
@sarahzhang


staff writer @TheAtlantic, eukaryote // email: [email protected]
DC
sarzha.com
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.2/day • 46% new, 26% replies, 21% retweets, 7% quotes
9,057 353 
125. profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer
@lindy2350


Science journalist. Contributing editor @SciAm, columnist @Slate, NYU visiting scholar, 2018 Alicia Patterson fellow, 2017 National Magazine Award finalist.
Hudson Valley, NY
melindawennermoyer.com
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: <0.05/day • 19% new, 43% replies, 29% retweets, 10% quotes
9,031 546 
126. profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum
@Sheril_


Exec Dir of @SciDebate. Author. Mom. Host of Serving Up Science on @WKAR & @michiganstateu’s 'Our Table.’ Science. Food. Climate. Politics.
The Science of Kissing
Unscientific America
Unscientific America (Large Print...
East Lansing, MI
sherilkirshenbaum.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 30% new, 50% replies, 11% retweets, 9% quotes
9,026 
127. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 15% new, 21% replies, 47% retweets, 18% quotes
8,984 596 
128. profile imageTodd B. Bates
@ByToddBBates


Science Communicator @RutgersU, ex-Enviro/Weather/Investigative Reporter @AsburyParkPress, Pulitzer Finalist, Hockey Player from ROC. Ts, RTs ≠ agreement
New Brunswick, New Jersey
linkedin.com/in/todd-b-bate…
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 60% new, 0% replies, 41% retweets, 0% quotes
8,918 405 
129. profile imageTerri Hansen | Indigenous
@TerriHansen


Environment, Climate, Science Journalist. @WinnebagoTribe. Bylines in Pinned Tweet [email protected] DM for Signal. Climate Anxiety? Let's Talk 🌏
Pacific Northwest
muckrack.com/terrihansen
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 8% new, 3% replies, 86% retweets, 3% quotes
8,893 525 
130. profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross
@adrs


Science Correspondent, @HBO's VICE News Tonight • [email protected] • Signal ONLY: 917-933-0537 • 🇨🇦🇹🇹, QPOC, GNC, She/Her/Hers
New York City (et Montréal)
arielleduhaimeross.com
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 28% new, 22% replies, 45% retweets, 5% quotes
8,886 410 
131. profile imageLuis Quevedo
@luis_quevedo


Afortunado líder del equipo que hace @laotraciencia 🤓Periodista, presentador, podcaster, papá. Enamorado de la ciencia 🔬 cofundé @cuondapodcast
about.me/luisquevedo
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 33% new, 16% replies, 37% retweets, 14% quotes
8,867 414 
132. profile imageDr. David Warmflash
@CosmicEvolution


Astrobiologist, physician, author, evolving starstuff. Does SciComm-MedComm, esp astrobiology,origins of life, genetics,neurology,spacemed, biotech
Moon
Portland, United States
nasw.org/user-profile/d…
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 28% new, 6% replies, 36% retweets, 30% quotes
8,781 696 
133. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
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134. profile imageWade Roush
@wroush


Host @soonishpodcast, co-founder @hubspokeaudio, editor #TwelveTomorrows, chronicler of the future. Former @KSJatMIT @Xconomy @TechReview @sciencemagazine
Twelve Tomorrows
Cambridge, MA
soonishpodcast.org
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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135. profile imageTariq J. Malik 🚀
@tariqjmalik


Astrojournalist, Space.com Managing Ed., rocket fan. Covering the 'verse for @Spacedotcom/@FuturePLC since 2001. Hailing freq. @ [email protected][dot]com
New York, NY
space.com
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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136. profile imageDeborah Netburn
@DeborahNetburn


Staff writer at the Los Angeles Times. The desert is my temple.
Los Angeles
latimes.com/sciencenow
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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137. profile imageEric Roston
@eroston


Important things are more fun than fun things are important. Carbon stuff. 'Lucid and occasionally disturbing.' Pals around with @KarenYourish. RT=PV/n.
New York, NY
EricRoston.com
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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138. profile imagehanner
@hannahjwaters


words and birds 🌾senior associate editor @audubonsociety. stands up for the common bird. #blm she/her. write for me: [email protected]
NYC/BK
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8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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139. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
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140. 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
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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141. 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, 4 mos on Twitter
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142. profile imageRose DF
@_Astro_Nerd_


Space Bio-Physics #Científica / Storyteller / Speeches are good, but good deeds are better / Las opiniones son mías / Likes = bookmarks /
New York, NY
about.me/rosedf
4 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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143. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
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144. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 10% new, 7% replies, 79% retweets, 4% quotes
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145. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 11% new, 54% replies, 18% retweets, 17% quotes
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146. 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
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New York
georgemusser.com
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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147. profile imageClaire O’Connell
@claireoconnell


PhD cell biology, MSc Sci Comm, writes for Silicon Republic and The Irish Times. Irish Science Writer of the Year 2016. MC.
Dublin
tinyurl.com/cb5ht3q
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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148. profile imageWill Gater
@willgater


Astronomer, journalist & space geek willgater.com | willgaterastrophotography.com | instagram.com/willgater
The Cosmic Keyhole
Nature Guide: Stars and Planets
UK
willgater.com
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 26% new, 24% replies, 34% retweets, 16% quotes
7,883 395 
149. 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
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 6% new, 39% replies, 45% retweets, 10% quotes
7,591 411 
150. 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
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 30% new, 22% replies, 33% retweets, 16% quotes
7,554 435 
151. profile imagekelly oakes
@kahoakes


science/health journalist, @theipaper @newscientist, @sciencefocus, etc. formerly @BuzzFeed. cat pics and commissions to [email protected]
London via Oldham
kellyoak.es
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 32% new, 33% replies, 17% retweets, 18% quotes
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152. profile imageEmily Mullin
@emilylmullin


Freelance journalist writing about the cutting edge of medicine. Science writing instructor, @johnshopkins. Previously: @techreview. [email protected]
Baltimore, MD
emilymullin.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 25% new, 31% replies, 37% retweets, 6% quotes
7,523 353 
153. profile imageMichael Moyer
@mmoyr


Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
quantamagazine.org
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: <0.05/day • 22% new, 16% replies, 46% retweets, 16% quotes
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154. profile imageJason Davis
@jasonrdavis


Science writer doing all the things: digital editor, @exploreplanets; co-creator, @rocketgut; instructor, @uajschool; contributor, @NBCNewsMACH
Tucson, AZ
planetary.org/about/staff/ja…
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 20% new, 51% replies, 19% retweets, 8% quotes
7,449 436 
155. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 24% new, 48% replies, 19% retweets, 10% quotes
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156. profile imagePeter Aldhous
@paldhous


Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
peteraldhous.com
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 42% new, 17% replies, 33% retweets, 8% quotes
7,367 574 
157. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 22% new, 37% replies, 18% retweets, 24% quotes
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158. profile imageMichael Slezak
@MikeySlezak


National Science Technology and Environment Reporter @abcnews. Was: @GuardianAus & @NewScientist PGP: bit.ly/2qas6MW DMs open [email protected]
The Best Australian Science Writi...
Sydney, New South Wales
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 28% new, 17% replies, 49% retweets, 6% quotes
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159. 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/
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 7% new, 19% replies, 53% retweets, 21% quotes
7,325 280 
160. profile imageLisa Grossman
@astrolisa


Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 27% new, 43% replies, 17% retweets, 14% quotes
7,294 412 
161. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14/day • 7% new, 23% replies, 57% retweets, 13% quotes
7,276 451 
162. profile imageAsh Jogalekar
@curiouswavefn


Historian of science and technology 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 32% new, 37% replies, 25% retweets, 6% quotes
7,217 316 
163. 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
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Washington, DC
news.nationalgeographic.com
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 87% new, 4% replies, 7% retweets, 2% quotes
7,190 414 
164. profile imageSamuel Arbesman
@arbesman


Scientist + Writer @Lux_Capital | Author of Overcomplicated + The Half-Life of Facts | ☞ https://t.co/GXRCAaTYSt | HyperCard nostalgist
Overcomplicated
The Half-Life of Facts
Edge of the Great American Desert
arbesman.net
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 66% new, 17% replies, 4% retweets, 12% quotes
7,078 443 
165. profile imageGeoff Brumfiel
@gbrumfiel


I'm an editor/correspondent for @nprscience. Editing climate and environment. Corresponding science and security, especially nukes. securedrop.npr.org
npr.org
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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7,047 475 
166. profile imageNatasha Geiling
@ngeiling


studying @berkeleylaw, formerly writing about the environment @thinkprogress. live every day like it's scorpio season.
Berkeley, CA
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 22% new, 24% replies, 23% retweets, 32% quotes
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167. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
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7,016 365 
168. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 28% new, 29% replies, 35% retweets, 7% quotes
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169. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
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6,866 560 
170. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
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171. profile imageAinissa Ramirez
@ainissaramirez


Scientist. #STEM Author and Speaker. Books: NEWTON'S FOOTBALL & SAVE OUR SCIENCE. Host of @scienceundrgrnd.
Newton's Football
New England
ainissaramirez.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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6,796 397 
172. profile imageAleszu Bajak
@aleszubajak


Science journalist • Teach & run grad programs @NUjournalism • Founder @Storybench @LatAmSci • Fellow @Ksjatmit ‘14 • Alum @Undarkmag @Scifri • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
aleszu.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
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6,762 409 
173. 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...
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Vaccination Investigation
DFW
tarahaelle.net
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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6,722 434 
174. profile imageKris Hirst
@archaeology


writer, editor, archaeologist, Thoughtco.com archaeology expert
The Archaeologist's Book of Quota...
American midwest
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10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 96% new, 2% replies, 1% retweets, 0% quotes
6,721 409 
175. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
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6,690 415 
176. profile imageGabrielle Birkman
@GabriellBirkman


Mathematician & tech writer. Math/Sci history. Not just for #WomenInSTEM I'm for #EverybodyInSTEM My tweets are part of the collective. Resistance was futile.
Los Angeles, CA
gabriellebirkman.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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6,612 111 
177. profile imageSarah Keenihan PhD
@sciencesarah


✮ Fan of science, storytelling, keeping busy ✮ Section Editor Science and Technology @ConversationEDU ✮
Adelaide, South Australia
medium.com/@sciencesarah
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 40% new, 25% replies, 25% retweets, 10% quotes
6,586 268 
178. 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
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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179. profile imageKaren Weintraub
@kweintraub


Cover Health/Science news for NYTimes, USA Today, SciAm, STAT, etc. Teach at MIT and Harvard Extension. Co-wrote books on autism, adult ADHD.
Cambridge, Ma
karenweintraub.com
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
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6,437 353 
180. 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/
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 6% new, 22% replies, 68% retweets, 4% quotes
6,422 461 
181. profile imageAdam Mann
@adamspacemann


Space philosopher
Oakland, Ca
adamspacemann.com
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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182. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
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6,363 379 
183. 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
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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6,263 297 
184. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
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6,244 242 
185. profile imageAllie Wilkinson
@AllieWilkinson


Freelance science journalist. Founder of @lookslikesci. Marine biologist at heart. Member of SEJ, NASW, SCB
Washington, DC
alliewilkinson.com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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6,135 541 
186. profile imageCaitlin S.
@Paleophile


science communicator | evolutionary anthropology PhD | museum docent | #scicomm #sciengage #scipol #evoed #DBER #histSTM | #celiac |🐶🐈 #rescue | Personal acct
OH➡NJ➡️NYC➡️AZ➡️DC and MD
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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6,091 418 
187. 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
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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6,077 445 
188. profile imageKathleen Frey Raven
@inkkr


Science writer. Genetics & hearing loss & stem cells & statistics & data // #FutureIsFemale // Siga la lucha //
In flight
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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6,032 361 
189. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
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6,026 403 
190. profile imageRichard Van Noorden
@Richvn


Features editor, Nature. E-mail: initial[dot]lastname[at]nature[dot]com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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5,947 249 
191. profile imageEmily Conover
@emcconover


Reporter at @sciencenews, bringing you the juiciest physics news.
Washington, DC
emilyconover.net
5 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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192. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
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5,897 264 
193. profile imageryan f. mandelbaum
@RyanFMandelbaum


hi i'm ryan and i write about physics and future tech for @gizmodo! i tweet mostly about birds
New York, USA
ryanfmandelbaum.com
3 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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194. profile imageDarryl Fears
@bydarrylfears


WaPo scribe covering environment/wildlife. LA Times, Atlanta Constitution, Detroit Freep alum. HU Bison. Track fan. Despises hypocrisy. wapo.st/1nlOX
DC
washingtonpost.com
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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5,803 490 
195. profile imageLaurie Winkless
@laurie_winkless


Research physicist-turned-writer. Book#1: SCIENCE AND THE CITY. Book#2: STICKY (2020?). Talking head. @sciforbes contrib. #scicomm. Irish. Feminist. Opinionated
Science and the City
Wellington NZ (via London)
lauriewinkless.com
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 17% new, 41% replies, 37% retweets, 5% quotes
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196. 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
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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197. 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. Whovian.
New York
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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5,626 342 
198. profile imageDr Helen Scales
@helenscales


Writer. Marine biologist. Author of SPIRALS IN TIME, POSEIDON'S STEED, 11 EXPLORATIONS and EYE OF THE SHOAL
Eye of the Shoal
Spirals in Time
Spirals in Time
UK
helenscales.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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5,600 259 
199. profile imageJules Howard
@juleslhoward


Sci-writer, zoology correspondent, author, presenter, producer. Guardian/BBC/ITV/C4. Did I ever tell you about the VR duck vagina app? It can probably wait.
The Animal World
Death on Earth
Sex on Earth
juleshoward.co.uk
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
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5,519 146 
200. profile imageEwen Callaway
@ewencallaway


Immigrant. Journalist at Nature.
London
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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5,422 335 
201. profile imageHillary Rosner
@hillaryrosner


Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Go Green, Live Rich
Boulder, CO
hillaryr.net
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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5,402 362 
202. profile imageLiz Heinecke
@KitchPantrySci


Kitchen Pantry Scientist: Kitchen Science Lab for Kids/ Outdoor Science Lab for Kids/ STEAM Lab for Kids/Star Wars Maker Lab/Kitchen Science Lab Edible Edition
Minneapolis, MN
kitchenpantryscientist.com
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
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5,311 331 
203. profile imageKatia Moskvitch
@SciTech_Cat


Biz editor @WIREDUK, contributor @QuantaMagazine, ex @BBCNews & @Nature. Quark-filled Canadian in the UK. Writing a book on neutron stars ✨ https://t.co/O6m9zREd0S
London, UK
katiamoskvitch.com
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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204. profile imageMary Hoff
@mkhoff


#Science & #environment communicator and editor in chief of Ensia magazine. Tweets are my own. linkedin.com/in/maryhoff
Crocodiles (The Wild World of Ani...
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Polar Bears
Minnesota
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9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 36% new, 1% replies, 57% retweets, 6% quotes
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205. profile imageEmily
@seelix


Yes, I am a master of disguise & trained as a forensic anthropologist. No, I'm not a supervillain. she or they 💙💜💖
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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206. 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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 11% new, 17% replies, 59% retweets, 12% quotes
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207. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
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208. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
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209. profile imageLisa Song
@lisalsong


Environment reporter @ProPublica. Formerly @InsideClimate. Fan of geology, cats. [email protected]
The Dilbit Disaster
Exxon: The Road Not Taken
New York, NY
propublica.org
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210. 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
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211. profile imageAndrew Jones
@AboutPhysics


About.com Physics Expert, author of String Theory for Dummies
String Theory For Dummies
Indiana
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