Logo

TrueSciPhi

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: 2019-Mar-24 11:01 UTC. Listed users: 218. 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.

#Twitter profile & related linksTwitter
followers 
Listed
count
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.
Boulder
about.me/philplait
11 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 19/day • 13% new, 63% replies, 5% retweets, 20% quotes
613,331 12,903 
2. profile imageCarl Zimmer
@carlzimmer


@nytimes columnist. Podcast: 'What Is Life?' itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/wha…
Connecticut
carlzimmer.com
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11/day • 28% new, 5% replies, 63% retweets, 3% quotes
272,820 5,936 
3. 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
Washington, DC
theatlantic.com/author/ed-yong/
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 31/day • 12% new, 46% replies, 38% retweets, 4% quotes
156,818 5,337 
4. profile imageEmily Lakdawalla
@elakdawalla


Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist. Asteroid 274860. Views are my own & not those of employer.
Pasadena, CA
planetary.org/emily
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 18% new, 53% replies, 22% retweets, 7% quotes
155,666 4,755 
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.
San Francisco
stevesilberman.com
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 35/day • 14% new, 13% replies, 63% retweets, 11% quotes
102,108 3,988 
6. profile imageMatthew Herper
@matthewherper


Senior Writer, Medicine at STAT News. This is biology's century; Every data point has a face.
New York
statnews.com/staff/matthew-…
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 22/day • 11% new, 55% replies, 33% retweets, 2% quotes
88,847 3,022 
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
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 5% new, 36% replies, 29% retweets, 30% quotes
83,888 4,254 
8. 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/RZnkl0vV9ew
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 28% new, 55% replies, 9% retweets, 8% quotes
81,497 1,243 
9. profile image🏳️‍🌈 Cara Santa Maria 🏳️‍🌈
@CaraSantaMaria


#SciCommFTW | Host: @TalkNerdy_Pod @SkepticsGuide #FixedThatForYou | Cofounder: @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA | On TV: @BillNyeSaves @NatGeoChannel she/her
Los Angeles
carasantamaria.com
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 78% new, 11% replies, 10% retweets, 1% quotes
79,296 2,057 
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?
London
simonsingh.net
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 14% new, 19% replies, 53% retweets, 14% quotes
77,096 2,392 
11. profile imageCorey S. Powell
@coreyspowell


Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Contributing editor at @discovermag, @AmSciMag, and @aeonmag. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
discovermagazine.com/outthere
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 42% new, 47% replies, 9% retweets, 2% quotes
66,785 1,137 
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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 15/day • 28% new, 59% replies, 7% retweets, 6% quotes
63,022 2,588 
13. profile imageDamian Carrington
@dpcarrington


I'm Environment Editor at the Guardian - DMs open
London
theguardian.com/environment
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 72% new, 4% replies, 22% retweets, 2% quotes
48,050 N/A 
14. profile imageEmily Calandrelli
@TheSpaceGal


Emmy-Nominated Host, Host/Executive Producer for #XplorationOuterSpace on FOX, Author - Ada Lace Series, WVU & @MIT grad, WV native.
San Francisco, CA
thespacegal.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 11% new, 61% replies, 15% retweets, 13% quotes
48,013 919 
15. 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.
I live by the river
theguardian.com/profile/iansam…
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 63% new, 17% replies, 15% retweets, 6% quotes
46,904 1,032 
16. profile imageBrian Dunning
@BrianDunning


Science writer. principlesofcuriosity.com movie; skeptoid.com science podcast since 2006; author 'Conspiracies Declassified' a.co/h3G9z6w
Bend, OR
about.me/briandunning
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 24% new, 57% replies, 8% retweets, 11% quotes
46,153 1,320 
17. 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
Oakland, CA
rebeccaskloot.com
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 15% new, 51% replies, 17% retweets, 18% quotes
45,891 2,240 
18. 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
London
marcuschown.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 41/day • 6% new, 0% replies, 89% retweets, 5% quotes
45,315 1,042 
19. profile imageDavid Bradley 🎸📷⚗️
@sciencebase


Science and Stuff - 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦🎸🎵🐦🦉🦅🦋🍺🏊🏻‍♂️📷⚗️ 🍷🥃🥧✈️🏝️🌳🌲🎭🇪🇺🎦🏕👨‍🎤🎤🐶👨‍🔬📚🧪🔭🌙🔬🦖🌋🧬🧲🕶️
Cambridge, UK
sciencebase.com
11 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14/day • 20% new, 69% replies, 7% retweets, 4% quotes
42,902 1,725 
20. 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
Los Angeles, CA
forbes.com/sites/andreamo…
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 15% new, 35% replies, 48% retweets, 2% quotes
*Follows 0.62 feeds per follower
42,542* 359 
21. profile imageMaryn McKenna
@marynmck


@WIRED columnist, journalist, senior fellow @EmoryCSHH, TED | BIG CHICKEN (PLUCKED), SUPERBUG, BEATING BACK THE DEVIL | [email protected] | avi: @rachel_suggs
ATL, BGR, CDG
marynmckenna.com
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 8% new, 57% replies, 24% retweets, 10% quotes
39,508 1,942 
22. profile imageMo Costandi
@mocost


Neuroscientist/ Freelance writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press, 2016) and 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus, 2013)
London
neurophilosophy.wordpress.com
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 40% new, 27% replies, 32% retweets, 1% quotes
38,711 2,181 
23. profile imageAriel Waldman
@arielwaldman


NASA advisor. Antarctic explorer. Author of amzn.to/1MFUEVC. Global director @ScienceHackDay. YouTuber youtube.com/arielwaldman.
San Francisco
arielwaldman.com
Patreon page
12 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 8% new, 67% replies, 11% retweets, 13% quotes
37,773 1,731 
24. profile imageJames Gleick
@JamesGleick


Time Travel. The Information. Chaos.
New York
around.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 6% new, 15% replies, 39% retweets, 40% quotes
37,291 1,325 
25. profile imageJennifer Ouellette
@JenLucPiquant


Science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Senior reporter, Ars Technica. Past: Gizmodo. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll.
Los Angeles, CA
jenniferouellette-writes.com
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 29/day • 62% new, 1% replies, 37% retweets, 0% quotes
36,888 1,679 
26. 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
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 2% new, 43% replies, 50% retweets, 4% quotes
36,690 1,662 
27. profile imageEric Berger
@SciGuySpace


Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets.
Houston, TX
arstechnica.com
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 12% new, 61% replies, 21% retweets, 6% quotes
35,629 1,715 
28. profile imageAlan Boyle
@b0yle


Aerospace and science editor @GeekWire. Longtime blogger @CosmicLog. Author of 'The Case for Pluto.' Links/RTs ≠ endorsements
Seattle
geekwire.com/author/alanboy…
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 19% new, 10% replies, 63% retweets, 8% quotes
35,428 1,641 
29. profile imageElizabeth Kolbert
@ElizKolbert


I am a New Yorker staff writer and author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe and The Sixth Extinction.
ElizabethKolbert.com
5 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.8/day • 11% new, 23% replies, 64% retweets, 2% quotes
35,369 1,108 
30. profile imageSeth Mnookin
@sethmnookin


I write books and articles and am the director of @MIT_SciWrite. website: sethmnookin.com.
Boston
sethmnookin.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 34% new, 23% replies, 27% retweets, 16% quotes
34,777 1,354 
31. profile imageDeborah Blum
@deborahblum


Book author, Science journalist, blogger, and director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT.
Cambridge, MA
deborahblum.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 23/day • 34% new, 6% replies, 54% retweets, 6% quotes
34,723 1,696 
32. 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.
California
techsploitation.com
12 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 9% new, 78% replies, 8% retweets, 5% quotes
34,325 1,898 
33. profile imageVirginia Hughes
@virginiahughes


Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap.
Brooklyn, NY
virginiahughes.com
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 46% new, 15% replies, 30% retweets, 8% quotes
34,200 1,420 
34. 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…
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12/day • 19% new, 52% replies, 9% retweets, 20% quotes
33,823 1,247 
35. profile imageMika McKinnon
@mikamckinnon


Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious.
West Coast
about.me/mikamckinnon
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 6% new, 73% replies, 4% retweets, 16% quotes
33,105 1,071 
36. profile imageLoren Grush
@lorengrush


Senior science reporter at @verge, covering all things space. Host of #VergeSpaceCraft. Texas-bred: Clear eyes, full hearts. [email protected]
New York, NY
theverge.com/authors/loren-…
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 38% new, 31% replies, 19% retweets, 12% quotes
32,649 977 
37. profile imageIvan Oransky
@ivanoransky


VP, Editorial, @Medscape. Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; president, @AHCJ.
Northampton, MA
retractionwatch.com
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 86% new, 7% replies, 6% retweets, 2% quotes
31,723 1,783 
38. profile imageAlok Jha
@alokjha


Science correspondent at @TheEconomist • Former @WellcomeTrust fellow • Author: The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt • [email protected]📧
London, England
alokjha.com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 7% new, 50% replies, 25% retweets, 18% quotes
31,581 1,236 
39. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 48% new, 18% replies, 29% retweets, 5% quotes
30,111 1,249 
40. profile imageGarth Sundem
@garthsundem


Author. Science writer. GeekDad. Math nerd. Climber. TED-ED speaker. Wipeout loser. Books here: goo.gl/qI6n3o
Boulder, CO
garthsundem.com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 97% new, 1% replies, 0% retweets, 2% quotes
*Follows 0.56 feeds per follower
29,820* 734 
41. profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker
@maggiekb1


Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Science and society = my jam. Occasional cute kid stories. She/Her.
Minneapolis, MN
maggiekb.com
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 10% new, 59% replies, 16% retweets, 14% quotes
29,626 1,790 
42. profile imageBora Zivkovic
@BoraZ


blog.coturnix.org
Pittsboro, NC
coturnix.org
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 36/day • 55% new, 8% replies, 37% retweets, 0% quotes
28,556 2,194 
43. profile imageErin Biba
@erinbiba


Science Journalist -- BBC, Scientific American, PopSci, The Daily Beast, Gizmodo, Earther, Dame, WIRED and others. Fact Checker. erbiba at gmail dot com
The Bog of Eternal Stench
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 4% new, 53% replies, 39% retweets, 5% quotes
28,214 1,015 
44. 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.
Oakland, CA • author
maryroach.net
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 7% new, 61% replies, 14% retweets, 18% quotes
27,976 1,065 
45. profile imageAlice Bell
@alicebell


Co-run a climate charity. Also a writer, specialising in history and politics of science. Former academic and museum worker. Knitter. Baker. Very slow runner.
London
climatehistories.com
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 14/day • 21% new, 37% replies, 39% retweets, 4% quotes
26,034 1,318 
46. profile imageNadia Drake
@nadiamdrake


Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer, slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), jungles and spiders. Champagneophile. PhD.
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 18% new, 69% replies, 1% retweets, 12% quotes
25,857 815 
47. profile image𝐓𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐬 𝐧𝐨 “𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐧𝐞𝐭 𝐁”
@GrrlScientist


evolutionary ecologist & ornithologist writes about science @Forbes & @Medium. Also: @BCI_journal, @BirdNoteRadio & more. Formerly @Guardian. Ravenclaw. Heretic
40.7619, -73.9763
about.me/grrlscientist
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 42% new, 12% replies, 43% retweets, 2% quotes
25,364 1,842 
48. profile imageAlex Bellos
@alexbellos


Maths, puzzles, football, Brazil. Latest books Football School Season 3, Puzzle Ninja
London
alexbellos.com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 44% new, 27% replies, 23% retweets, 6% quotes
25,304 775 
49. profile imageRiley 🏴‍☠️ Skeleton Keys!
@Laelaps


Distant cousin of T. rex. Author of My Beloved Brontosaurus, Written in Stone, & Skeleton Keys! Blogs @sciam. Furry self: @RileyBlackCat
Where the fossils are.
patreon.com/laelaps
Patreon page
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 15/day • 18% new, 45% replies, 31% retweets, 6% quotes
25,181 1,198 
50. profile imageJulia Belluz
@juliaoftoronto


Health correspondent @voxdotcom #medicine #science #publichealth MIT Knight Fellow '14. Contact me securely @ KeyBase: jbelluz or DM for Signal
Washington, DC
juliabelluz.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 22% new, 19% replies, 48% retweets, 10% quotes
24,340 1,147 
51. profile imageCarin Anne Bondar
@carinbondar


Scientific Storyteller. Ambivert. Philosopher. bondarmedia.com carinbondar.com
British Columbia, Canada
bondarmedia.com
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 78% new, 3% replies, 14% retweets, 6% quotes
22,700 909 
52. profile imageSarah Cruddas
@sarahcruddas


Space journalist, broadcaster & author. New space advocate. Background in astrophysics. I love space, travel, aviation & adventure. [email protected]
Lost in Space
sarahcruddas.com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 27% new, 11% replies, 43% retweets, 18% quotes
21,636 532 
53. profile imageGwen Pearson
@bug_gwen


I'm a bug AND a feature! I do insect education & write about science. Founder of @ento_allies. Tweets personal/do not represent employers etc 🐝 she/her/PhD
Low Earth Orbit, Indiana
bit.ly/GwenPearson
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 12/day • 24% new, 32% replies, 35% retweets, 8% quotes
21,575 1,038 
54. profile imageMaia Szalavitz
@maiasz


Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
New York
maiasz.com
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 3% new, 75% replies, 16% retweets, 6% quotes
21,307 937 
55. profile imageMariette DiChristina
@mdichristina


Editor in Chief, @sciam. EVP, Editorial & Publishing, Magazines, Springer Nature. All opinions expressed are my own. RTs are not endorsements.
New York
ScientificAmerican.com
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 22% new, 16% replies, 44% retweets, 18% quotes
21,104 1,219 
56. profile imageJoss Fong
@JossFong


Video, science | [email protected]
Washington, DC
youtube.com/vox
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1.0/day • 31% new, 32% replies, 29% retweets, 8% quotes
20,885 309 
57. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 16% new, 43% replies, 31% retweets, 9% quotes
20,808 639 
58. 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

10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 8% new, 59% replies, 27% retweets, 6% quotes
20,729 1,012 
59. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 8% new, 59% replies, 22% retweets, 10% quotes
20,603 1,027 
60. 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
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 20% new, 4% replies, 63% retweets, 14% quotes
20,184 1,222 
61. profile imageAlexandra Witze
@alexwitze


Correspondent for Nature, views my own. Reach me (generally) witzescience-at-gmaildotcom or (securely) awitze-at-protonmaildotcom.
Boulder, CO
lakithebook.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 26% new, 41% replies, 19% retweets, 13% quotes
20,062 1,019 
62. profile imageDave Mosher
@DaveMosher


Senior correspondent for space, science & tech at @businessinsider / @thisisinsider. My tweets self-destruct. DMs open. Stories & leaks: businessinsider.com/author/dave-mo…
New York, NY
davemosher.com
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: <0.05/day • 12% new, 51% replies, 29% retweets, 8% quotes
19,738 742 
63. profile imageSwapna Krishna
@skrishna


writes about space, science, tech, star trek, star wars, books. ed @syfyfangrrls. formerly @engadget. @desigeekgirls. agent: nonfic @annasproul fic @katemckean.
Philly Main Line
swapnakrishna.com
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 11% new, 65% replies, 9% retweets, 14% quotes
19,646 861 
64. 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
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 16/day • 20% new, 22% replies, 51% retweets, 6% quotes
19,553 924 
65. profile imageMaggie Fox
@maggiemfox


I write Health/Science/Health/Tech in plain English. Please read the whole story facebook.com/maggiefox.jour…
Washington
maggiefox.com
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 10% new, 7% replies, 75% retweets, 9% quotes
19,402 920 
66. profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷
@roseveleth


I make @flashforwardpod 〰〰 futures critic 〰〰 skeptical optimist 〰〰 formerly @30for30 〰〰 she/her 〰〰 Tweets 🗑 in 30 days 〰〰 👽 🤖 ⚡️ 🚀 [email protected]
roseveleth.com
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.3/day • 25% new, 37% replies, 34% retweets, 4% quotes
18,581 839 
67. profile imageFerris Jabr
@ferrisjabr


science writer ❂ contributing writer, @NYTmag and @sciam ❂ gardener ❂ naturalist ❂ surname rhymes with neighbor
Portland, OR
ferrisjabr.com
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 20% new, 71% replies, 3% retweets, 6% quotes
18,559 895 
68. profile imageLizNeeley
@LizNeeley


Executive Director of The @StoryCollider. Lecturer @Yale with @NNCIonline. Compass points: science, storytelling, #scicomm studies & gorgeous design. she/her
Washington DC area
storycollider.org
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 20% new, 31% replies, 34% retweets, 15% quotes
17,897 901 
69. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 59/day • 13% new, 41% replies, 33% retweets, 12% quotes
17,554 896 
70. profile imageMiriam Kramer
@mirikramer


Always a space reporter. It's not aliens. It's never aliens. DMs open and a mess.
Now: NYC. Before: Tennessee.
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 16% new, 47% replies, 26% retweets, 10% quotes
17,481 633 
71. 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
London
rogerhighfield.com
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 39% new, 3% replies, 49% retweets, 10% quotes
17,052 1,010 
72. 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
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 12% new, 65% replies, 17% retweets, 6% quotes
17,034 932 
73. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 26% new, 3% replies, 62% retweets, 9% quotes
16,833 1,064 
74. profile imageAngela Saini
@AngelaDSaini


Award-winning science journalist. Occasional BBC presenter, but mostly found writing. Author of GEEK NATION and INFERIOR. New book on race science imminent.
North London
angelasaini.co.uk
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.5/day • 8% new, 37% replies, 52% retweets, 4% quotes
16,683 416 
75. profile imageJason G. Goldman
@jgold85


Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Expedition leader. Bylines @SciAm @Biographic @BBCEarth @NatGeo & more. @SciCommCamp & @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder.
Los Angeles
jasonggoldman.com
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 50% new, 20% replies, 30% retweets, 0% quotes
16,381 805 
76. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.5/day • 16% new, 44% replies, 33% retweets, 7% quotes
16,184 467 
77. profile imageHannah Devlin
@hannahdev


The Guardian's Science Correspondent. Send me your stories: [email protected]
London
theguardian.com/science
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 18% new, 36% replies, 38% retweets, 8% quotes
16,076 628 
78. profile imageShannon Stirone
@shannonmstirone


Writer. Art Historian. Find me in @PopSci @NYTimes @TheAtlantic @NatGeo @NewRepublic @RollingStone @Wired @Longreads & others. Opinions are mine.
Bay Area, CA
shannonstirone.com
4 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 20/day • 16% new, 51% replies, 29% retweets, 4% quotes
15,774 415 
79. profile imagerae paoletta
@PAYOLETTER


chief internet officer at @articlegroup//born 2 dance//[email protected]@articlegroup.com
nyc
articlegroup.com/invite/
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 20% new, 53% replies, 17% retweets, 11% quotes
15,552 452 
80. profile imageAlexandra Sifferlin
@acsifferlin


Senior Editor, Health & Science @Medium. Previously @TIME, @TIMEHealth
New York City
alexandrasifferlin.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 38% new, 17% replies, 33% retweets, 12% quotes
15,327 566 
81. 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.
daviddisalvo.org
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.8/day • 73% new, 1% replies, 26% retweets, 0% quotes
15,301 962 
82. profile imageChristie Aschwanden
@cragcrest


Author GOOD TO GO goodtogobook.com @wwnorton co-host EMERGING FORM bit.ly/2HEKGpW @FiveThirtyEight alum. Adventurer. My parties have dancing.
Colorado
christieaschwanden.com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 30% new, 21% replies, 31% retweets, 18% quotes
15,028 702 
83. profile imageAdam Rogers
@jetjocko


Deputy Editor/Wired. Writing science and geekery. Author of Proof: The Science of Booze. Coming to you live and direct for Network 23. [email protected]
California
adam-rogers.net
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 18% new, 35% replies, 26% retweets, 22% quotes
14,962 838 
84. profile imageJohn Upton
@johnupton


Partnerships editor at @ClimateCentral.
Newark and Princeton, NJ
climatecentral.org/what-we-do/peo…
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 27% new, 11% replies, 54% retweets, 9% quotes
14,940 834 
85. profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross
@adrs


Correspondent, @HBO's VICE News Tonight • science & climate • Tweets delete after 30 days • [email protected] • Secure: [email protected] • She/Her
New York City (et Montréal)
instagram.com/adrs
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 22% new, 31% replies, 36% retweets, 10% quotes
14,882 484 
86. 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, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 36% new, 45% replies, 13% retweets, 6% quotes
14,850 585 
87. profile imageAatish Bhatia
@aatishb


Immigrant, ∿sine wave enthusiast∿, science writer, teacher, physicist. Into science for creative expression, social justice, and personal empowerment.
aatishb.com
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 13% new, 17% replies, 63% retweets, 6% quotes
14,630 592 
88. profile imageDavid Biello
@dbiello


Dispatches from the future present. Me: Science curator @TEDtalks, book The Unnatural World, et cetera, et cetera...
New York, NY
davidbiello.com
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 52% new, 15% replies, 17% retweets, 16% quotes
14,411 941 
89. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 32% new, 47% replies, 19% retweets, 2% quotes
13,975 901 
90. 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/
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 15% new, 19% replies, 31% retweets, 34% quotes
13,921 745 
91. profile imageEthan Siegel
@StartsWithABang


The Universe is: Expanding, cooling, and dark. It starts with a bang! #Cosmology Science writer, astrophysicist, author, Forbes & NASA columnist.
Portland, OR
forbes.com/sites/startswi…
Patreon page
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 13% new, 58% replies, 27% retweets, 2% quotes
13,812 710 
92. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 16/day • 20% new, 33% replies, 44% retweets, 2% quotes
13,713 701 
93. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 25% new, 29% replies, 29% retweets, 16% quotes
13,625 587 
94. profile imageJennifer Harrison
@GeneticJen


Science, feminism, LGBTQIA, all the games, coding silly stuff. Quality improvement in sci/tech/healthcare. 日本語も. Scottish in Yorkshire. She/her.
On a mote of dust
gofundme.com/pay-to-destroy…
4 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 11/day • 8% new, 68% replies, 16% retweets, 8% quotes
13,387 275 
95. 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.
Los Angeles, CA
beatricebiologist.com
Patreon page
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 16% new, 57% replies, 17% retweets, 8% quotes
13,247 467 
96. profile imageBrendan Maher
@bmaher


Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
nature.com/news
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 15% new, 45% replies, 31% retweets, 9% quotes
12,700 732 
97. profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya
@Ananyo


Science journalist, SF author/fan. Working on a book about John von Neumann for @allenlanebooks @wwnorton Ex- @TheEconomist, @naturenews. Agent @ChrisWellbelove
London
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 18% new, 60% replies, 12% retweets, 10% quotes
12,665 637 
98. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 30/day • 12% new, 28% replies, 38% retweets, 22% quotes
12,514 726 
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.
New York City
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 24% new, 41% replies, 30% retweets, 6% quotes
12,293 689 
100. profile imageNancy Shute
@nancyshute


Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 24% new, 15% replies, 51% retweets, 10% quotes
12,076 824 
101. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 12% new, 38% replies, 44% retweets, 6% quotes
12,046 235 
102. profile imageDavid Kroll
@davidkroll


@CUPharmacy pharmaceutical sciences prof, freelance pharma & healthcare writer @forbeshealth, clips @indyweek @cenmag. Gator PhD in Pharmacology & Therapeutics.
🛫 Denver 🛬 Durham 🛫, repeat
forbes.com/sites/davidkro…
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 6% new, 32% replies, 52% retweets, 10% quotes
*Follows 0.91 feeds per follower
11,567* 750 
103. profile imageClara Moskowitz
@ClaraMoskowitz


Senior Editor at Scientific American, covering space & physics. Views expressed are my own.
New York, NY
scientificamerican.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.8/day • 27% new, 19% replies, 53% retweets, 2% quotes
11,535 581 
104. profile imageNancy Atkinson
@Nancy_A


Science journalist & author of new book on Apollo 11, 'Eight Years to the Moon,' amazon.com/gp/product/162…
Minnesota
nancyatkinson.com
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 14% new, 39% replies, 26% retweets, 22% quotes
11,528 652 
105. profile imageSarah Kaplan
@sarahkaplan48


Reporter @washingtonpost covering news from around the nation and across the universe. [email protected]
Washington, D.C.
washingtonpost.com/people/sarah-k…
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 34% new, 19% replies, 41% retweets, 6% quotes
11,369 429 
106. profile imageRose DF
@_Astro_Nerd_


Astrobiophysics | She/Her | In love with space and the natural world | Quisqueyana | Enamorada del Espacio y la Naturaleza.
New York, NY
about.me/rosedf
4 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 33/day • 2% new, 94% replies, 2% retweets, 2% quotes
11,227 231 
107. profile imageElizabeth Lopatto
@mslopatto


Deputy editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] She/her
Oakland, California
elizabethlopatto.com
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 33% new, 42% replies, 19% retweets, 6% quotes
11,034 498 
108. profile imageRobin Lloyd
@robinlloyd99


reporter, editor, teacher, bicyclist, @sciam @nyu_journalism @spectrum @undarkmag #baseballforall
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 13% new, 39% replies, 42% retweets, 6% quotes
10,967 644 
109. profile imageRowan Hooper
@rowhoop


Head of Features @newscientist. PhD in evolutionary biology. Former Tokyoite & entomologist; columnist for @japantimes. New book, SUPERHUMAN, out now すごい!
London
rowanhooper.contently.com
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 35% new, 37% replies, 11% retweets, 17% quotes
10,783 484 
110. profile imageDavid Quammen
@DavidQuammen


Author of The Tangled Tree, Spillover, & other books. Contributing Writer for @NatGeo
Bozeman, Montana
davidquammen.com
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 6% new, 45% replies, 49% retweets, 0% quotes
10,715 485 
111. profile imageLena V. Groeger
@lenagroeger


science journalist & designer, news apps developer @ProPublica. @SND @NAHJ
San Francisco, CA
lenagroeger.com
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 26% new, 21% replies, 39% retweets, 14% quotes
10,608 724 
112. profile imageSarah Zhang
@sarahzhang


staff writer @TheAtlantic, eukaryote // email: [email protected]
DC
sarzha.com
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 44% new, 38% replies, 13% retweets, 6% quotes
10,532 380 
113. profile imageDavid W. Brown
@dwbwriter


Author. Next: ONE INCH FROM EARTH, about scientists who studied Europa, needed to know more, and convinced NASA to send a spaceship there. (Custom House, 2020)
BTR
dwb.io
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 4% new, 25% replies, 68% retweets, 3% quotes
10,351 542 
114. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 12% new, 54% replies, 17% retweets, 17% quotes
10,157 412 
115. profile imageJohn J. Berger
@johnjberger


Author. Editor. Energy consultant. Forthcoming book: Climate Solutions: Turning Global Peril into Jobs and Prosperity.
San Francisco Bay Area
johnjberger.com
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.5/day • 92% new, 3% replies, 5% retweets, 0% quotes
9,898 304 
116. 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, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 2% new, 26% replies, 72% retweets, 0% quotes
9,863 388 
117. profile imageErika Check Hayden
@Erika_Check


Director, @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
erikacheck.com
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 16% new, 27% replies, 47% retweets, 10% quotes
9,674 596 
118. profile imageMarc Abrahams
@MarcAbrahams


editor of the Annals of Improbable Research magazine, organizer of the Ig Nobel Prizes. Also see: @ImprobResearch
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
improbable.com
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 28% new, 0% replies, 56% retweets, 16% quotes
9,665 418 
119. profile imageMarilynn Marchione
@MMarchioneAP


I'm chief medical writer for the Associated Press, always looking for a good story, good book, bike ride on a nice day. [email protected]
ap.org
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 1.0/day • 4% new, 5% replies, 67% retweets, 24% quotes
9,600 505 
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
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 12% new, 11% replies, 73% retweets, 4% quotes
9,584 520 
121. profile imageRon Winslow
@ronwinslow


Freelance medical + science writer after 33+ yrs at #WSJ; @onepeloton, hiker, skier, #redsox. [email protected]
Mount Washington Valley, NH
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 10% new, 17% replies, 69% retweets, 4% quotes
9,560 507 
122. profile imageLuis Quevedo
@luis_quevedo


Periodista, presentador, podcaster, papá 🤓Enamorado de la ciencia 🔬 cofundé @cuondapodcast #premiosondas2018 📺@losiguiente_tve @laotraciencia @BuenosDiasTM
about.me/luisquevedo
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 30% new, 37% replies, 19% retweets, 16% quotes
9,545 422 
123. 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.
New York, NY
johnrennie.net
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 0% new, 7% replies, 88% retweets, 5% quotes
9,523 680 
124. 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, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 22% new, 59% replies, 9% retweets, 10% quotes
9,520 393 
125. 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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 20% new, 69% replies, 1% retweets, 10% quotes
9,467 741 
126. profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer
@lindy2350


Science journalist. Contributing editor @SciAm, columnist @Slate, NYU visiting scholar, National Magazine Award finalist. Also write @Nytimes, @MotherJones.
Hudson Valley, NY
melindawennermoyer.com
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 26% new, 60% replies, 9% retweets, 4% quotes
9,444 554 
127. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 22% new, 39% replies, 21% retweets, 19% quotes
9,314 502 
128. profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum
@Sheril_


Exec Dir of @SciDebate. Author. Mom. Host of Serving Up Science podcast. I study public understanding of food @michiganstateu. Science. Climate. Politics.
East Lansing, MI
sherilkirshenbaum.com
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 28% new, 54% replies, 5% retweets, 13% quotes
9,248 720 
129. 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)
San Francisco Bay Area
betsymason.com
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 32% new, 19% replies, 34% retweets, 15% quotes
9,201 764 
130. profile imageKatherine H. Courage
@KHCourage


Science writer + editor. Author of CULTURED amzn.to/2TUT5sn and OCTOPUS! amzn.to/17xUF5R. General nerd for science. Former @SciAm.
Longmont, CO
katherinecourage.com
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 56% new, 8% replies, 17% retweets, 19% quotes
9,114 561 
131. 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.
Washington, DC
npr.org/series/1564904…
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.4/day • 28% new, 25% replies, 13% retweets, 34% quotes
9,106 434 
132. profile imageTerri Hansen | Indigenous
@TerriHansen


Environment, Climate, Science Journalist. @WinnebagoTribe. [email protected] DM for Signal. Climate Anxiety? Let's Talk 🌏.
Pacific Northwest
muckrack.com/terrihansen
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 13% new, 4% replies, 77% retweets, 7% quotes
9,078 529 
133. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 15% new, 33% replies, 38% retweets, 15% quotes
9,045 593 
134. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 22% new, 9% replies, 51% retweets, 18% quotes
8,932 438 
135. 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)
Greenwich, UK
heliophage.wordpress.com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 14% new, 37% replies, 38% retweets, 12% quotes
8,863 593 
136. 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
amazon.com/Moon-Illustrat…
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 28% new, 8% replies, 33% retweets, 31% quotes
8,862 692 
137. profile imageTodd B. Bates
@ByToddBBates


Science Communicator @RutgersU, former 35-yr journalist (enviro/investigative/health @AsburyParkPress, The Home News, etc.), hockey player from ROC. RTs ≠ agree
New Brunswick, New Jersey
linkedin.com/in/todd-b-bate…
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 17/day • 73% new, 0% replies, 27% retweets, 0% quotes
8,860 399 
138. profile imageWade Roush
@wroush


Host @soonishpodcast, columnist @sciam, co-founder @hubspokeaudio, editor #TwelveTomorrows. Former @KSJatMIT @Xconomy @TechReview @sciencemagazine
Cambridge, MA
soonishpodcast.org
12 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 52% new, 29% replies, 14% retweets, 5% quotes
8,791 589 
139. 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
brookeborel.com
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 23% new, 20% replies, 49% retweets, 9% quotes
8,787 397 
140. profile imageDeborah Netburn
@DeborahNetburn


Staff writer at the Los Angeles Times. The desert is my temple.
Los Angeles
latimes.com/sciencenow
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 23% new, 13% replies, 55% retweets, 9% quotes
8,781 340 
141. 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
Bloomberg.com
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 20% new, 43% replies, 31% retweets, 7% quotes
8,727 539 
142. profile imagePhilip Ball
@philipcball


Author, writer and broadcaster, mostly about science. Books include The Music Instinct, Curiosity, Critical Mass. Obsessed by (too) many things.
London, UK
philipball.co.uk
5 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 18% new, 59% replies, 14% retweets, 10% quotes
8,706 308 
143. profile imageHannah Waters
@hannahjwaters


words and birds 🌾senior associate editor @audubonsociety. stands up for the common bird. #blm she/her. write for me: [email protected]
NYC/BK
clippings.me/hannahjwaters
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 8% new, 19% replies, 70% retweets, 3% quotes
8,672 580 
144. profile imageKim Kowal Arcand
@kimberlykowal


Visualization & emerging tech lead for @chandraxray; public speaker; co-author of 4 popular science books. Opinions=my own 🛰https://t.co/PFs60ywY5f
RI, USA
chandra.si.edu
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 10% new, 72% replies, 15% retweets, 2% quotes
8,623 338 
145. profile imageBrandon Keim
@9brandon


Freelance journalist + writer | Nature, animals, science & environment | Author, The Eye of the Sandpiper goo.gl/cn6c1y | Co-founder @KittyEatsBugs
Maine, USA
instagram.com/9brandon/
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 32% new, 55% replies, 5% retweets, 7% quotes
8,508 
146. 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.
New York City
leebillings.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 10% new, 13% replies, 75% retweets, 2% quotes
8,271 618 
147. profile imageWill Gater
@willgater


Astronomer, journalist & space geek 🔭 https://t.co/qdUaJi892Z | https://t.co/VX3S7aDx03 | https://t.co/uf9ENUIg6m
UK
willgater.com
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 20% new, 37% replies, 25% retweets, 18% quotes
8,128 402 
148. profile imageGeorge Musser
@gmusser


contributing editor for Scientific American, author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to String Theory and Spooky Action at a Distance
New York
georgemusser.com
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 28% new, 18% replies, 54% retweets, 0% quotes
8,078 565 
149. profile imageDr Claire O’Connell
@claireoconnell


PhD cell biology UCD, MSc Sci Comm DCU, writes for Silicon Republic and The Irish Times. Irish Science Writer of the Year 2016. MC.
Dublin
tinyurl.com/cb5ht3q
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 9/day • 30% new, 35% replies, 34% retweets, 2% quotes
8,049 
150. profile imageLisa Grossman
@astrolisa


Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 30% new, 47% replies, 15% retweets, 8% quotes
8,009 430 
151. profile imageEmily Mullin
@emilylmullin


Freelance journalist writing about medicine, health and biotechnology. Science writing instructor, @johnshopkins. [email protected]
Baltimore, MD
emilymullin.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 22% new, 35% replies, 39% retweets, 4% quotes
7,926 357 
152. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 36% new, 39% replies, 18% retweets, 7% quotes
7,879 273 
153. 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, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 20% new, 65% replies, 9% retweets, 6% quotes
7,805 450 
154. profile imageMichelle Nijhuis
@nijhuism


Editor of #LifeUpClose @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag & @NYTMag, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Author of BELOVED BEASTS, forthcoming @WWNorton. Mom @GirlBilbo.
Columbia River Gorge
rhymeswithmyhouse.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 32% new, 26% replies, 29% retweets, 12% quotes
7,717 444 
155. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 11% new, 13% replies, 65% retweets, 10% quotes
7,670 409 
156. profile imagePeter Aldhous
@paldhous


Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
peteraldhous.com
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 36% new, 17% replies, 39% retweets, 6% quotes
7,594 589 
157. 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, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 14% new, 25% replies, 45% retweets, 17% quotes
7,584 285 
158. profile imagekelly oakes
@kahoakes


science/health journalist, @newscientist, @theipaper, @BBC_Future etc. formerly @BuzzFeed. cat pics and commissions to [email protected] she/her
London via Oldham
kellyoak.es
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 22% new, 34% replies, 25% retweets, 19% quotes
7,568 398 
159. 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
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 18% new, 35% replies, 31% retweets, 16% quotes
7,543 494 
160. profile imageMichael Slezak
@MikeySlezak


National Science Technology and Environment Reporter @abcnews. Was: @GuardianAus & @NewScientist PGP: bit.ly/2qas6MW DMs open [email protected]
Sydney, New South Wales
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 37% new, 17% replies, 44% retweets, 3% quotes
7,539 336 
161. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 32% new, 43% replies, 21% retweets, 6% quotes
7,532 323 
162. profile imageMichael Moyer
@mmoyr


Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
quantamagazine.org
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: <0.05/day • 25% new, 25% replies, 28% retweets, 22% quotes
7,518 417 
163. profile imageEmily Anthes
@EmilyAnthes


Freelance science journalist. Author of Frankenstein's Cat: Cuddling Up to Biotech's Brave New Beasts (bit.ly/TxqZkm).
Brooklyn, NY
emilyanthes.com
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 22% new, 47% replies, 19% retweets, 11% quotes
7,463 518 
164. profile imageBrian Clark Howard
@socialpyramid


I'm an environmental journalist (now a senior writer and editor w/ National Geographic online). Personal site: brianclarkhoward.com
Washington, DC
news.nationalgeographic.com
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 85% new, 4% replies, 9% retweets, 2% quotes
7,462 410 
165. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 13/day • 10% new, 27% replies, 54% retweets, 9% quotes
7,437 448 
166. profile imageDan Fagin
@danfagin


Professing journalism, directing SHERP @ NYU. Wrote Toms River, winner of 2014 Pulitzer Prize in Nonfiction. Butterfly chaser. Discontinue if irritation occurs.
New York
danfagin.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 25% new, 23% replies, 25% retweets, 27% quotes
7,412 403 
167. profile imageSamuel Arbesman
@arbesman


Scientist + Writer @Lux_Capital | Author of Overcomplicated + The Half-Life of Facts | ☞ https://t.co/GXRCAaTYSt | Ensorcelled by wonder
Edge of the Great American Desert
arbesman.net
12 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 69% new, 13% replies, 8% retweets, 10% quotes
7,286 450 
168. 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, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 9% new, 58% replies, 23% retweets, 10% quotes
7,138 367 
169. profile imageTara Haelle
@tarahaelle


Science/health journalist • mom • feminist • teacher • photographer • author • @Forbes • kid lit • #IRPFellow • #MBL • #AHCJ • #binder • Gryffindor • Texan
DFW
tarahaelle.net
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 10/day • 10% new, 45% replies, 43% retweets, 4% quotes
7,076 441 
170. profile imageAleszu Bajak
@aleszubajak


Science journalist teaching at @NUjournalism • Editor @Storybench @LatAmSci • Fellow @KSJatMIT ‘14 • Alum @Undarkmag @Scifri @esquireclassic • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
aleszu.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 30% new, 3% replies, 53% retweets, 12% quotes
6,940 412 
171. profile imageNatasha Geiling
@ngeiling


studying @berkeleylaw, formerly writing about the environment @thinkprogress. live every day like it's scorpio season.
Berkeley, CA
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 34% new, 19% replies, 25% retweets, 22% quotes
6,906 319 
172. 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
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 74% new, 12% replies, 11% retweets, 4% quotes
6,869 557 
173. profile imageAinissa Ramirez
@ainissaramirez


Scientist. Author. #STEM Speaker. Books: NEWTON'S FOOTBALL & SAVE OUR SCIENCE. New book coming soon. Host of @scienceundrgrnd.
New England
ainissaramirez.com
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 42% new, 11% replies, 31% retweets, 16% quotes
6,854 393 
174. 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/
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 16% new, 9% replies, 61% retweets, 14% quotes
6,825 473 
175. profile imageNidhi Subbaraman
@NidhiSubs


Science reporter on the poison beat/Sunday news editor @BuzzFeedNews. [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
nidhisubbaraman.com
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 28% new, 11% replies, 45% retweets, 16% quotes
6,784 418 
176. profile imageKris Hirst
@archaeology


writer, editor, archaeologist, Thoughtco.com archaeology expert
American midwest
thoughtco.com/archaeology-41…
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 100% new, 0% replies, 0% retweets, 0% quotes
6,735 408 
177. profile imageSarah Keenihan PhD
@sciencesarah


✮ Fan of science, storytelling, keeping busy ✮ Section Editor Science and Technology @ConversationEDU ✮
Adelaide, South Australia
theconversation.com/au/technology
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 35% new, 33% replies, 23% retweets, 10% quotes
6,709 265 
178. profile imageGabrielle Birkman
@GabriellBirkman


Mathematician & tech writer. Recovering comedian in love w/ sci-history. I'm for #EverybodyInSTEM My tweets are part of the collective. Resistance was futile.
Los Angeles, CA
gabriellebirkman.com
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 18% new, 19% replies, 57% retweets, 6% quotes
6,700 114 
179. profile imageRachel Nuwer
@RachelNuwer


Freelance journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo, BBC & more. Author of POACHED.
Brooklyn
rachelnuwer.com
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 24% new, 55% replies, 6% retweets, 14% quotes
6,694 341 
180. profile imageKaren Weintraub
@kweintraub


Cover Health/Science news for NYTimes, SciAm, STAT, etc. Teach at MIT and Harvard Extension. Co-wrote books on autism, adult ADHD.
Cambridge, Ma
karenweintraub.com
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 38% new, 7% replies, 53% retweets, 4% quotes
6,640 364 
181. profile imageAkshat Rathi
@AkshatRathi


Quartz's senior reporter covering energy and climate change. Previously: The Economist & The Conversation. Newsletter bit.ly/RacetoZeroEmis…
London
akshatrathi.com
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 26% new, 9% replies, 58% retweets, 6% quotes
6,632 388 
182. 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.
The Bronx
scientificamerican.com/podcasts/
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 6% new, 27% replies, 63% retweets, 4% quotes
6,542 457 
183. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 8% new, 19% replies, 57% retweets, 16% quotes
6,486 407 
184. profile imageAdam Mann
@adamspacemann


Space philosopher
Oakland, Ca
adamspacemann.com
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.7/day • 37% new, 29% replies, 19% retweets, 14% quotes
6,378 359 
185. 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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 42% new, 13% replies, 33% retweets, 12% quotes
6,368 298 
186. profile imagePauline Acalin
@w00ki33


Spaceflight photojournalist for @Teslarati. Writer, astrophotographer, tee designer, foodie. Bylines/images in Sky & Telescope. Rockets are amazing.
pale blue dot
instagram.com/pacalin/
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 7% new, 39% replies, 43% retweets, 10% quotes
6,331 180 
187. profile imageEmma Marris 🐀🐀🐀
@Emma_Marris


Writer and person with opinions in Oregon. Environment, wildlife, ripping yarns. Writing a book about what humanity owes wild animals in the Anthropocene.
Klamath Falls, OR
emmamarris.com
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 24% new, 33% replies, 26% retweets, 18% quotes
6,302 280 
188. profile imageKatia Moskvitch
@SciTech_Cat


Biz & Space editor @WIREDUK, contributor @QuantaMagazine, ex @BBCNews & @Nature. Quark-filled Canadian in UK. Writing a 📖 on neutron stars ✨ https://t.co/O6m9zREd0S
London, UK
katiamoskvitch.com
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 23% new, 34% replies, 38% retweets, 5% quotes
6,301 297 
189. profile imageCaitlin S., PhD
@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
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 34/day • 12% new, 50% replies, 26% retweets, 12% quotes
6,272 417 
190. profile imagepeeeeeeent
@RyanFMandelbaum


this is a bird twitter also im still queer they/them etc etc
New York, USA
kinja.com/ryanfmandelbaum
3 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 14% new, 49% replies, 32% retweets, 6% quotes
6,271 150 
191. 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.
Virginia
carriearnold.com
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 5/day • 20% new, 51% replies, 16% retweets, 14% quotes
6,265 237 
192. profile imagePeter🌋Brannen
@PeterBrannen1


Science writer. Mammal. 📝 @TheAtlantic @NYTimes & more 📘:THE ENDS OF THE WORLD on 🌍's worst mass extinctions https://t.co/wxpRXz1PEQ @CUBoulder Scripps Fellow.
Boulder, CO
peterbrannen.com
5 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 16% new, 61% replies, 15% retweets, 8% quotes
6,228 186 
193. profile imageEmily Conover
@emcconover


Reporter at @sciencenews, bringing you the juiciest physics news.
Washington, DC
emilyconover.net
5 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 28% new, 45% replies, 17% retweets, 10% quotes
6,212 190 
194. 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
Wellington NZ (via London)
lauriewinkless.com
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 12% new, 41% replies, 41% retweets, 6% quotes
6,162 217 
195. 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, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 37% new, 15% replies, 39% retweets, 9% quotes
6,133 536 
196. 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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 17% new, 0% replies, 75% retweets, 8% quotes
6,100 446 
197. profile imageKathleen Frey Raven
@inkkr


Science writer. Genetics & hearing loss & stem cells & statistics & data // #FutureIsFemale // Siga la lucha //
In flight
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 46% new, 7% replies, 41% retweets, 7% quotes
6,062 354 
198. profile imageRichard Van Noorden
@Richvn


Features editor, Nature. E-mail: initial[dot]lastname[at]nature[dot]com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 0.1/day • 10% new, 56% replies, 23% retweets, 11% quotes
6,028 245 
199. profile imageDarryl Fears
@bydarrylfears


WaPo reporter covering environment/wildlife. LA Times, Atlanta Constitution, Detroit Freep alum. HU Bison. Track & Field fan. wapo.st/1nlOX
DC
washingtonpost.com
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 36% new, 2% replies, 47% retweets, 15% quotes
5,979 494 
200. 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.
juleshoward.co.uk
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 12% new, 81% replies, 6% retweets, 2% quotes
5,839 147 
201. profile imageDr Helen Scales
@helenscales


Writer. Marine biologist. Author of SPIRALS IN TIME, POSEIDON'S STEED, 11 EXPLORATIONS and EYE OF THE SHOAL
UK
helenscales.com
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 20% new, 53% replies, 19% retweets, 8% quotes
5,804 264 
202. 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, 10 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 18% new, 1% replies, 74% retweets, 6% quotes
5,698 348 
203. profile imageJohn McQuaid
@johnmcquaid


Journalist. Author of Tasty: The Art and Science of What We Eat
Silver Spring, MD, USA
tastybook.net
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 8/day • 36% new, 38% replies, 11% retweets, 14% quotes
5,676 618 
204. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 12/day • 16% new, 39% replies, 39% retweets, 6% quotes
5,471 374 
205. profile imageEwen Callaway
@ewencallaway


Immigrant. Journalist at Nature.
London
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 24% new, 25% replies, 45% retweets, 6% quotes
5,469 330 
206. profile imageBen Goldfarb
@ben_a_goldfarb


Independent conservation journalist. Alicia Patterson fellow on the #roadecology beat. Author of EAGER, a book about beaver belief: goo.gl/DQA1Qn
Spokane, WA
bengoldfarb.com
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 20% new, 51% replies, 21% retweets, 8% quotes
5,468 210 
207. profile imageHillary Rosner
@hillaryrosner


Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Boulder, CO
hillaryr.net
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 1/day • 62% new, 13% replies, 13% retweets, 12% quotes
5,468 360 
208. profile imageRebecca Boyle
@rboyle31


Science journalist. 📝 @TheAtlantic @nytimes @sciam @FiveThirtyEight @TheLWON etc. Resident of the night. 🐕 ❤️ Writing a book about the Moon for @randomhouse
Saint Louis, MO
rebecca-boyle.com
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 0.6/day • 22% new, 51% replies, 15% retweets, 12% quotes
5,448 268 
209. 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/
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 40% new, 3% replies, 49% retweets, 8% quotes
5,434 234 
210. profile imageTanya Lewis
@tanyalewis314


Associate Health and Medicine Editor @SciAm. '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, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 2/day • 18% new, 13% replies, 57% retweets, 12% quotes
5,380 192 
211. 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.
Earth
WanderingGaia.com
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 16% new, 12% replies, 53% retweets, 20% quotes
5,352 273 
212. profile imageLisa Song
@lisalsong


Environment reporter @ProPublica. Formerly @InsideClimate. Fan of geology, cats. [email protected]
New York, NY
propublica.org
5 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 19% new, 21% replies, 51% retweets, 10% quotes
5,346 326 
213. profile imageLeah Crane
@DownHereOnEarth


Space & physics reporter for @NewScientist. No longer quantum, not yet relativistic.
Cambridge via Chicago
5 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 7/day • 10% new, 79% replies, 2% retweets, 9% quotes
5,320 203 
214. 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
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 24% new, 36% replies, 35% retweets, 6% quotes
5,307 300 
215. 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, 5 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 4/day • 34% new, 15% replies, 49% retweets, 3% quotes
5,283 330 
216. profile imageDave Levitan
@davelevitan


Journalist, mostly science and politics; bylines @washingtonpost @gizmodo @thedailybeast @theAtlantic and lots more. Author: NOT A SCIENTIST
davelevitan.com
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
Tweets: 6/day • 36% new, 13% replies, 15% retweets, 36% quotes
5,216 230 
217. profile imageSimon Watt
@SimonDWatt


Biologist, sci com, writer, comic, TV bod. Head of The @UglyAnimal Preservation Society. Host of @LevelUpHuman. Arts at @CrackedLightArt. Quiz at @UniSillyChal
readysteadyscience.com
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
Tweets: 3/day • 20% new, 31% replies, 46% retweets, 3% quotes
5,063 118 

Last tweeted over a year ago

218. profile imageAndrew Jones
@AboutPhysics


About.com Physics Expert, author of 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
8,730 640