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Professional Science Writers on Twitter

A list of professional science writers with over 5,000 followers. This list includes science columnists, reporters, editors, book authors, and so on engaged in such work as their primary occupation. Excludes professional researchers who write for the public as a supplemental activity (also see lists of astronomers and physicists).

Updated: 2020-Jul-05 11:02 UTC. Entries: 257. Inclusion criteria. Order by total followers. Order by composite rank. List only women. List only patron opportunities. List only video channels. Switch to grid view. View in Twitter list system. Peer followers = number of followers among accounts on this list. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1. profile imageEd Yong
@edyong209


Science writer at The Atlantic. Author of I CONTAIN MULTITUDES, a New York Times bestseller. Married to Liz Neeley. edyong.me (he/him)
At home
theatlantic.com/author/ed-yong/
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 49% replies, 37% retweets, 4% quotes
On 6,427 user lists
243,694 followers
212 
2. profile imageCarl Zimmer
@carlzimmer


@nytimes columnist. Author: Planet of Viruses, She Has Her Mother's Laugh, etc. carlzimmer.com/books/
Connecticut
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 32% new, 11% replies, 54% retweets, 3% quotes
On 6,142 user lists
290,649 followers
208 
3. profile imageLaura Helmuth
@laurahelmuth


Editor in chief of @SciAm. Past president of National Association of @ScienceWriters. Formerly @washingtonpost @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
sciam.com
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 40% new, 37% replies, 21% retweets, 2% quotes
On 1,574 user lists
40,206 followers
207 
4. profile imageVirginia Hughes
@virginiahughes


senior editor on the health/science desk @nytimes. former @buzzfeednews. pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap. she/her.
Brooklyn, NY
virginiahughes.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 54% new, 5% replies, 35% retweets, 6% quotes
On 1,382 user lists
37,097 followers
198 
5. profile imageAlexandra Witze
@alexwitze


Independent science journalist, contributor to THE CRAFT OF SCIENCE WRITING (bit.ly/2GIoKJ6). witzescience-at-gmail-dot-com. She/her/hers.
Boulder, CO
alexandrawitze.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 18% new, 51% replies, 20% retweets, 10% quotes
On 997 user lists
22,390 followers
192 
6. profile imageMaggie Koerth
@maggiekb1


Sr Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Minneapolitan. Follow for news, (hopefully) insightful analysis, and isolated parenting adventures.
Minneapolis, MN
fivethirtyeight.com/contributors/m…
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 15% new, 49% replies, 29% retweets, 8% quotes
On 2,078 user lists
42,261 followers
190 
7. profile imageDeborah Blum
@deborahblum


Book author, science journalist, publisher of Undark, and director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT.
Cambridge, MA
deborahblum.com
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 36% new, 7% replies, 48% retweets, 8% quotes
On 1,699 user lists
39,502 followers
181 
8. profile imageDavid Dobbs
@David_Dobbs


Writer @nytimes, @theatlantic, @NatGeo, @WIRED, etal, mostly about how science & medicine work (or fail). He/him/his.
All over
daviddobbs.net
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 0% new, 45% replies, 53% retweets, 2% quotes
On 1,587 user lists
37,428 followers
178 
9. profile imageMaryn McKenna
@marynmck


journalist | senior fellow @EmoryCSHH | TED bit.ly/TedMMcK | COVID MOOC bit.ly/CVmooc | all my books bit.ly/booksMMcK | secure: [email protected] | She/her
ATL, BGR, CDG
marynmckenna.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 5% new, 16% replies, 71% retweets, 8% quotes
On 2,569 user lists
52,733 followers
176 
10. profile imageIvan Oransky
@ivanoransky


VP, Editorial, @Medscape. Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; president, @AHCJ.
Northampton, MA and New York, NY
journalism.nyu.edu/about-us/profi…
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 68% new, 8% replies, 22% retweets, 2% quotes
On 1,744 user lists
33,286 followers
171 
11. profile imageJennifer Ouellette
@JenLucPiquant


Science and culture writer Jennifer Ouellette. Senior writer, Ars Technica. Past: Gizmodo. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll. She/her.
Los Angeles, CA
cocktailpartyphysics.com
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 28% new, 3% replies, 67% retweets, 1% quotes
On 1,663 user lists
39,628 followers
170 
12. profile imageRobin Lloyd
@RobinLloyd99


freelance reporter & editor for hire, mainly covering public health; covid-science newsletter writer: robinlloyd.substack.com
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 16% new, 31% replies, 49% retweets, 4% quotes
On 626 user lists
11,407 followers (follows 0.51 accounts per follower)
169 
13. profile imageAmy Harmon
@amy_harmon


New York Times reporter covering science, tech & race. She/Her. Mom of @rumblecomics
New York, NY
nytimes.com/by/amy-harmon
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 13% new, 25% replies, 56% retweets, 6% quotes
On 1,049 user lists
22,634 followers
167 
14. 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
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 28% new, 42% replies, 19% retweets, 11% quotes
On 2,490 user lists
64,465 followers
165 
15. profile imageNadia Drake
@nadiamdrake


Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer, slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), jungles and spiders. Champagneophile. PhD. (she/her)
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 28% new, 62% replies, 5% retweets, 6% quotes
On 785 user lists
27,334 followers
161 
16. profile imageCorey S. Powell
@coreyspowell


Casting pods with @BillNye on Science Rules. Making magazines @discovermag and @AmSciMag. Writing all around. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
discovermagazine.com/outthere
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 29% new, 51% replies, 11% retweets, 8% quotes
On 1,153 user lists
72,422 followers
158 
17. profile imageSteve Silberman
@stevesilberman


Author of NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity, a NYT bestseller. The Taste of Salt, a history of cystic fibrosis, coming 2023.
San Francisco
stevesilberman.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 28% new, 11% replies, 47% retweets, 14% quotes
On 3,805 user lists
121,908 followers
157 
18. profile imageDave Mosher
@DaveMosher


Senior space correspondent @businessinsider. DMs open. Stories + private comms: businessinsider.com/author/dave-mo… (Note: My tweets delete after 2 weeks)
New York, NY
davemosher.com
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 18% new, 35% replies, 41% retweets, 6% quotes
On 729 user lists
20,185 followers
157 
19. profile imageMariette DiChristina
@mdichristina


Dean and Prof. of Practice in Journalism, Boston U. College of Communication. Past: Editor in Chief @sciam & EVP, Magazines, Springer Nature. Opinions my own.
Boston
bu.edu/com/
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 16% new, 15% replies, 52% retweets, 18% quotes
On 1,159 user lists
21,321 followers
155 
20. profile imageAndrew Revkin
@Revkin


Pursuing #sustcomm progress on a finite, noisy planet at @Columbia's @EarthInstitute. The rest? Family, friends, books j.mp/revkinbooks, tunes j.mp/revkinmusic
Hudson Valley, NY, USA
j.mp/revkininfo
Video channel
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 29% replies, 9% retweets, 51% quotes
On 4,224 user lists
87,885 followers
154 
21. profile imageLizNeeley
@LizNeeley


Executive Director of The @StoryCollider. #science, #storytelling, #scicomm #justice. She/her. Married to Ed Yong. LizNeeley.com
Washington DC area
storycollider.org
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 8% new, 31% replies, 41% retweets, 21% quotes
On 933 user lists
23,407 followers
154 
22. profile imageSeth Mnookin
@sethmnookin


I write books and articles and am the director of @MIT_SciWrite. website: sethmnookin.com.
Boston
sethmnookin.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 24% new, 43% replies, 18% retweets, 15% quotes
On 1,273 user lists
33,957 followers
153 
23. profile imageChristie Aschwanden
@cragcrest


Author NYT bestseller GOOD TO GO goodtogobook.com @wwnorton co-host EMERGING FORM bit.ly/efwit alum @FiveThirtyEight, Adventurer. My parties have dancing.
Colorado
christieaschwanden.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 32% new, 25% replies, 25% retweets, 18% quotes
On 704 user lists
16,650 followers
153 
24. 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
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 26% new, 13% replies, 53% retweets, 8% quotes
On 395 user lists
9,805 followers
153 
25. profile imageRachel Feltman
@RachelFeltman


Articles Editor and Chief Science Officer of the USS @popsci // Previously @washingtonpost // Host of @weirdest_thing // She/Her/My Dude // [email protected]
NYC
popsci.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 6% new, 21% replies, 65% retweets, 8% quotes
On 844 user lists
19,871 followers
151 
26. profile imageBrendan Maher
@bmaher


Interim news editor for the Americas at @NatureNews. he/him. Views are my own.
The Dirty Jerz
nature.com/news
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 18% new, 29% replies, 46% retweets, 6% quotes
On 697 user lists
12,843 followers
151 
27. profile imageNicholas St. Fleur
@SciFleur


Award-winning freelance science journalist covering archaeology, paleontology, space @nytimes. Kids' science writer & author. 'Did You Know? Dinosaurs' (2020)
Email me: [email protected]
nicholasstfleur.com
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 0% new, 6% replies, 94% retweets, 0% quotes
On 425 user lists
10,943 followers (follows 0.56 accounts per follower)
151 
28. profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷
@roseveleth


journalist 〰〰 I run @ffwdpresents 〰〰 make @flashforwardpod // @advice4futureu 〰〰 she/her 〰〰 Tweets 🗑 〰〰 👽 🤖 ⚡️ 🚀 🧠 🔮 🕳[email protected]
roseveleth.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 22% new, 35% replies, 41% retweets, 2% quotes
On 882 user lists
26,596 followers
147 
29. profile imageFerris Jabr
@ferrisjabr


science writer ✵ contributing writer @NYTmag and @sciam ✵ writing a book about the coevolution of Earth and life for @RandomHouse ✵ surname rhymes with neighbor
Portland, OR
ferrisjabr.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 22% new, 74% replies, 2% retweets, 2% quotes
On 1,080 user lists
28,699 followers
145 
30. profile imageDavid Biello
@dbiello


'We are waves of the same sea, leaves of the same tree, flowers of the same garden.' - Seneca Me: Science curator @TEDtalks, wrote The Unnatural World etc, etc
Brooklyn, NY
davidbiello.com
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 40% new, 15% replies, 19% retweets, 26% quotes
On 907 user lists
14,797 followers
144 
31. profile image(((John Rennie)))
@tvjrennie


Science writer/editor @QuantaMagazine. Frmrly @SciAm, TWC's Hacking the Planet & more. Faculty for NYU SHERP, Beakerhead SciComm. Opinions = my own — at most.
New York, NY
johnrennie.net
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 1% new, 3% replies, 89% retweets, 6% quotes
On 646 user lists
9,770 followers
144 
32. profile imageDan Vergano
@dvergano


BuzzFeed News science desk in Washington D.C. Contact: [email protected] * On CARES Act work sharing program, which may extend reply time.
Washington, DC
linkedin.com/pub/dan-vergan…
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 27% new, 8% replies, 60% retweets, 5% quotes
On 1,065 user lists
17,737 followers
143 
33. profile imageAnnalee "we are going to survive" Newitz
@Annaleen


I write science fiction and nonfiction. Author: Future of Another Timeline. Contributor: @nytopinion. Podcast: @ooacpod. Founder: @io9. They/Them. I ❤️ noodles.
California
techsploitation.com
13 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 8% new, 71% replies, 16% retweets, 5% quotes
On 1,894 user lists
39,083 followers
141 
34. profile imageRiley Black
@Laelaps


Distant cousin of T. rex. My Beloved Brontosaurus, Written in Stone, & Skeleton Keys author. Trans, nb, she/her, please. Skreeonk.
Where the fossils are.
patreon.com/laelaps
Patreon page
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 20% new, 39% replies, 36% retweets, 4% quotes
On 1,139 user lists
26,099 followers
140 
35. profile imageAzeen Ghorayshi
@azeen


science editor @BuzzFeedNews / send me tips: [email protected] / signal: ask me (open DMs) / fairly certain I've watched more fly sex than you
Brooklyn, NY
azeeng.com
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 12% new, 1% replies, 85% retweets, 2% quotes
On 416 user lists
11,852 followers
140 
36. 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…
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 21% new, 65% replies, 1% retweets, 14% quotes
On 701 user lists
9,654 followers
140 
37. profile imagePeter Aldhous
@paldhous


Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
peteraldhous.com
8 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 47% new, 15% replies, 33% retweets, 5% quotes
On 628 user lists
9,372 followers
140 
38. profile imageEmily Anthes
@EmilyAnthes


Science journalist and author • THE GREAT INDOORS is out now! https://t.co/4q7nTAgXTB
Brooklyn, NY
emilyanthes.carrd.co
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 12% new, 61% replies, 20% retweets, 6% quotes
On 503 user lists
8,050 followers
140 
39. profile imageDan Fagin
@danfagin


Professing journalism, directing SHERP @ NYU. One-time-only winner of my fantasy baseball league and the Pulitzer Prize in General Nonfiction. Butterfly chaser.
New York
danfagin.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 18% new, 39% replies, 21% retweets, 22% quotes
On 400 user lists
8,186 followers
138 
40. profile imageAmy Maxmen
@amymaxmen


Reporting on this terrible pandemic for Nature @naturenews. Views are my own. Researchers, please contact me any time at amy.maxmen at us.nature. com.
Oakland, California
amymaxmen.com
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 28% new, 36% replies, 23% retweets, 12% quotes
On 956 user lists
17,552 followers
137 
41. profile imageRoss Andersen
@andersen


Deputy Editor, @TheAtlantic / [email protected]
Washington, DC
rossandersen.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 19% new, 39% replies, 37% retweets, 5% quotes
On 474 user lists
16,996 followers
137 
42. profile imagePhil Plait
@BadAstronomer


SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy I use likes for bookmarks; no endorsement implied. He/him.
Boulder
about.me/philplait
Video channel
13 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 14% new, 65% replies, 7% retweets, 13% quotes
On 12,396 user lists
615,308 followers
135 
43. 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 and Portland, OR
rebeccaskloot.com
Video channel
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 8% new, 60% replies, 17% retweets, 16% quotes
On 2,130 user lists
45,980 followers
134 
44. profile imageThomas Levenson, Zṓiarchos
@TomLevenson


Author, Money for Nothing coming in August/Sept. from Random House & Head of Zeus. Pre-orders are an author's best friend! Professor of science writing at MIT.
Cambridge, MA
thomaslevenson.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 37% replies, 29% retweets, 24% quotes
On 695 user lists
12,856 followers
134 
45. profile imageAdam Rogers
@jetjocko


Senior Correspondent/Wired. Wrote Proof: The Science of Booze. Clear Bay 327; we are opening the magnetic field. [email protected]
California
adam-rogers.net
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 11% new, 42% replies, 29% retweets, 18% quotes
On 855 user lists
16,919 followers
133 
46. profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer
@lindy2350


Science journalist. Contributing editor @SciAm, columnist @Slate. 2019 Bricker Award winner. Author of HOW TO RAISE KIDS WHO AREN’T AS*HOLES, out 2021. She/her
Hudson Valley, NY
melindawennermoyer.com
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 14% new, 41% replies, 39% retweets, 6% quotes
On 602 user lists
13,098 followers
133 
47. profile imageBen Lillie
@BenLillie


Black Lives Matter | Co-founder of @caveatnyc. Previously: co-founder of @storycollider & writer for TED | Retweets are attempts to comprehend the universe.
New York, NY
caveat.nyc
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 7% new, 29% replies, 50% retweets, 14% quotes
On 386 user lists
7,795 followers
132 
48. profile imageDavid Quammen
@DavidQuammen


Author of The Tangled Tree, Spillover, & other books. Varied journalism for National Geographic, The New Yorker, New York Review of Books, Outside Magazine etc.
Bozeman, Montana
davidquammen.com
8 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 5% new, 14% replies, 37% retweets, 44% quotes
On 615 user lists
17,405 followers
131 
49. profile imageKatherine H. Courage
@KHCourage


Science journalist. Author of CULTURED amzn.to/2TUT5sn and OCTOPUS! amzn.to/17xUF5R. @SciAm contributor. Erstwhile triathlete. Novice mom. She/her
Longmont, CO
katherinecourage.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 30% new, 21% replies, 33% retweets, 16% quotes
On 550 user lists
9,420 followers
131 
50. 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
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 9% new, 12% replies, 75% retweets, 4% quotes
On 598 user lists
8,837 followers
131 
51. profile imageMichael Moyer
@mmoyr


Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
quantamagazine.org
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 20% new, 31% replies, 36% retweets, 13% quotes
On 414 user lists
8,461 followers
131 
52. profile imageLady Lakdawalla of Baltis Vallis
@elakdawalla


Solar System Specialist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist, author, speaker, asteroid 274860. Views are my own & not those of employer. 🏳️‍🌈 she/her
Pasadena, CA
planetary.org/emily
Video channel
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 9% new, 65% replies, 18% retweets, 8% quotes
On 4,662 user lists
168,962 followers
130 
53. profile imageAatish Bhatia
@aatishb


Freelance science writer with a physics PhD & science education expertise ∿ Immigrant ∿ Sine wave enthusiast ∿ Climate newsletter: https://t.co/RE61IO8ESA
aatishb.com
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 18% replies, 71% retweets, 2% quotes
On 603 user lists
17,115 followers
130 
54. profile imageHelen Branswell
@HelenBranswell


Sr writer, infectious diseases @statnews. Conspiracy theory free zone; I block rude, racism. Please consider Googling first. #coronavirus #Covid19 #Ebola🇨🇦
Boston, MA
statnews.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 36% new, 39% replies, 13% retweets, 12% quotes
On 5,871 user lists
182,368 followers
128 
55. profile imageChris Mooney
@chriscmooney


Climate and environment writer at @washingtonpost. Views are my own.
USA
washingtonpost.com/climate-enviro…
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 74% new, 3% replies, 23% retweets, 0% quotes
On 2,170 user lists
38,882 followers
128 
56. profile imageEmily Willingham
@ejwillingham


Writer. PhD biologist. Author, PHALLACY: Life Lessons from the Animal Penis, 2020; THE TAILORED BRAIN, 2021; co-author of award-winning THE INFORMED PARENT.
The World
facebook.com/ejwillinghamph…
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 4% new, 20% replies, 71% retweets, 6% quotes
On 666 user lists
12,053 followers
128 
57. profile imageRebecca 🌓 Boyle
@rboyle31


Writer for @TheAtlantic @nytimes @sciam @quantamagazine @TheLWON etc. Pro-night, pro-dog, pro-houseplant. 𒀭𒌍 Writing a book about the Moon for @randomhouse
Colorado Springs, COLORADO
rebecca-boyle.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 6% new, 31% replies, 49% retweets, 14% quotes
On 290 user lists
6,497 followers
128 
58. profile imageAlan Boyle
@b0yle


Mastermind of @CosmicLog. Contributing editor at @GeekWire. Author of 'The Case for Pluto.' Links/RTs ≠ endorsements
Seattle
alanboyle.com
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 9% new, 5% replies, 75% retweets, 11% quotes
On 1,622 user lists
39,368 followers
127 
59. profile imageSarah Kaplan
@sarahkaplan48


Climate reporter @washingtonpost. I love all the planets but I write about efforts to save this one. Reach me at [email protected]
Washington, D.C.
washingtonpost.com/people/sarah-k…
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 6% replies, 79% retweets, 4% quotes
On 531 user lists
17,440 followers
127 
60. 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
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 8% new, 45% replies, 45% retweets, 3% quotes
On 678 user lists
13,995 followers
126 
61. profile imageApoorva Mandavilli
@apoorva_nyc


Reporter @nytimes #coronavirus #covid19 Winner 2019 Victor Cohn Prize. Before: Founding EIC @Spectrum, co-founder @CultureDish DMs open OR [email protected]

11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 53% replies, 30% retweets, 6% quotes
On 479 user lists
10,726 followers
126 
62. profile imageErin Biba
@erinbiba


Freelance Science Journalist - National Geographic, BBC, Scientific American, NBC News, PopSci, Gizmodo, Earther, Dame, WIRED and others. Fact Checker.
Tormented Space
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 4% new, 55% replies, 37% retweets, 4% quotes
On 1,203 user lists
47,813 followers
125 
63. 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
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 6% new, 28% replies, 58% retweets, 9% quotes
On 437 user lists
8,084 followers
125 
64. profile imageMatthew Herper
@matthewherper


Writing and events at STAT. This is biology's century; Every data point has a face.
New York
statnews.com/staff/matthew-…
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 12% new, 20% replies, 66% retweets, 2% quotes
On 3,208 user lists
99,914 followers
124 
65. profile imageChristie Wilcox
@NerdyChristie


Author of Venomous (amzn.to/1Y9WwIm); Editor for @SciShow; Cell & Molec PhD; @BuehlerSciWri’s partner; Mom (definitely not in that order) | she/her
Washington, USA
christiewilcox.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 0% new, 9% replies, 87% retweets, 4% quotes
On 1,116 user lists
19,989 followers
124 
66. profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross
@adrs


Host of Reset, a tech podcast @voxdotcom • Past: 1st climate correspondent in American TV news @hbo @vicenews • Tweets auto-delete • she/her • [email protected]
New York City (et Montréal)
pod.link/reset
Video channel
8 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 14% new, 37% replies, 43% retweets, 7% quotes
On 538 user lists
19,936 followers
123 
67. profile imageNancy Shute
@nancyshute


Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 29% new, 16% replies, 46% retweets, 9% quotes
On 804 user lists
11,945 followers
123 
68. profile imageHannah Waters
@hannahjwaters


science writer and naturalist. editor at Audubon Mag @audubonsociety. stands up for the common bird. she/her. nerd alert.
NYC/BK
clippings.me/hannahjwaters
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 12% new, 5% replies, 81% retweets, 3% quotes
On 563 user lists
8,986 followers
123 
69. profile imageJason G. Goldman
@jgold85


Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Expedition leader. Bylines @SciAm @Biographic @BBCEarth @NatGeo & more. @GoScifari @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder
Los Angeles
jasonggoldman.com
10 years on Twitter
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70. profile imageMichelle Nijhuis
@nijhuism


Editor of #LifeUpClose @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag & @NYTMag, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Author of BELOVED BEASTS, @WWNorton March 2021. Mom @GirlBilbo.
Columbia River Gorge
rhymeswithmyhouse.com
10 years on Twitter
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71. 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
11 years on Twitter
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72. profile imageRobert Lee Hotz
@leHotz


I cover science for The Wall Street Journal. President of The Alicia Patterson Foundation.
New York
10 years on Twitter
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73. profile imageKathleen Raven
@inkkr


Science writer. Currently tracking: hearing loss & suicidal ideation as a health symptom that can be treated & things that make you 🤔 // #FutureIsFemale //
In flight
10 years on Twitter
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74. profile imageMika McKinnon
@mikamckinnon


Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious. #scicomm #womeninSTEM she/her 🇨🇦🇺🇸
West Coast
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75. profile imageRoxanne Khamsi
@rkhamsi


science journalist | I used to write about things besides #COVID19 #coronavirus | sign up for my news stories 👉 https://t.co/lihqUpvTBR
Montreal by way of Brooklyn
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10 years on Twitter
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76. profile imageNsikan Akpan
@MoNscience


Highly melanated. @NatGeo science editor | Past: @NewsHour science producer | PhD pathobiologist | YNWA | For secure communications, DM for Signal.
Washington DC
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8 years on Twitter
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77. 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
9 years on Twitter
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78. profile imageNidhi Subbaraman
@NidhiSubs


Reporting COVID-19 and bio/medical research at @NatureNews. Send me tips: [email protected] Past: @buzzfeednews @BostonGlobe @NBCNews (she/her)
Washington, DC
nidhisubbaraman.com
11 years on Twitter
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79. profile imageRachel Nuwer
@RachelNuwer


Freelance journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo & more. Author of POACHED: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking.
Brooklyn
rachelnuwer.com
9 years on Twitter
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80. profile imageMatthew R "Who Owns An Asteroid?" Francis
@DrMRFrancis


Writer of science, fiction, and comics. Wearer of jaunty hats. Profile portrait by @sciencecomic . He/him.
bowlerhatscience.org
Patreon page
9 years on Twitter
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81. profile imageErika Check Hayden
@Erika_Check


My dream: to help you achieve yours. Director @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. she/her
Bay Area
erikacheck.com
11 years on Twitter
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82. profile imageCristine Russell
@russellcris


Science, enviro, health writer: climate science+policy; the media; women in science. Harvard Kennedy School fellow. World Conf of Sci Journalists 2017 co-chair
Cambridge, MA; CT; wherever
11 years on Twitter
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83. profile imageNatalie Wolchover
@nattyover


Physics writer and editor @QuantaMagazine. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
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10 years on Twitter
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84. profile imageDavid Kroll
@davidkroll


State univ pharmaceutical sciences prof, freelance pharma & healthcare writer @forbeshealth, clips @indyweek @cenmag. Gator PhD in Pharmacology & Therapeutics.
Denver, CO
forbes.com/sites/davidkro…
11 years on Twitter
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85. profile imageLisa Grossman
@astrolisa


Astronomy reporter at Science News. Lifelong astronomy nerd. Queer Jewish mom. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
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11 years on Twitter
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86. profile imageJoe 😷 Hanson
@DrJoeHanson


Nerdy by nature. Ph.D. biologist, science writer, creator of @okaytobesmart and @HotMessPBS on YouTube. Instagram: drjoehanson
Austin, TX
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11 years on Twitter
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87. profile imageSarah Zhang
@sarahzhang


Staff writer @TheAtlantic, eukaryote. I cover science. Say hello at [email protected]
DC
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12 years on Twitter
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88. profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya
@Ananyo


Science journalist, SF author/fan. Working on a book about John von Neumann for @allenlanebooks @wwnorton Ex- @TheEconomist, @naturenews.
Nowhere
11 years on Twitter
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89. 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
11 years on Twitter
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90. profile imageEric Michael Johnson
@ericmjohnson


Historian of science, evolutionary anthropologist, and award-winning science writer currently producing massive amounts of adenosine triphosphate.
Vancouver, BC
ericmichaeljohnson.net
11 years on Twitter
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91. profile imageIan Sample
@iansample


Guardian Science editor | Bad surfer | Wrote Massive, shortlisted Royal Society Science Book Prize. Leaks & whistleblows ONLY: [email protected]
I live by the river
theguardian.com/profile/iansam…
10 years on Twitter
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92. profile imageKendra "Gloom is My Beat" Pierre-Louis
@KendraWrites


Now @Gimletmedia lit agent @slevittslevitt past @nytimes @popsci @MIT_sciwrite @insideclimate. Anti mayo. Pro The Expanse. All my tweets are subtweets.
Ride or Die NYC
kendrawrites.com
9 years on Twitter
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93. profile imageAleszu Bajak
@aleszubajak


Science & data journalist teaching @NUjournalism • Edits @Storybench @LatAmSci • @KSJatMIT Fellow 14 • Alum @Undarkmag @EsquireClassic @SciFri • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
aleszu.com
11 years on Twitter
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94. profile imageElizabeth Lopatto
@mslopatto


Deputy editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] Cat tweets mostly.
Oakland, California
elizabethlopatto.com
9 years on Twitter
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95. profile imageElizabeth Kolbert
@ElizKolbert


I'm a New Yorker staff writer and author of 'Field Notes from a Catastrophe' and 'The Sixth Extinction.'
ElizabethKolbert.com
6 years on Twitter
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96. profile imageMiriam Kramer
@mirikramer


I write the @Axios Space newsletter. It's not aliens. It's never aliens. Get in touch: [email protected] (she/her)
Now: NYC. Before: Tennessee.
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10 years on Twitter
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97. profile image@borenbears
@borenbears


AssociatedPress science writer Seth Borenstein. I cover Earth sciences, climatechange, disasters; [email protected] Dad, BoSox fan Teach @ NYU/DC ap.org/tips/
Washington, DC, USA
apnews.com/apf-science
11 years on Twitter
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98. profile imageVictoria Jaggard
@vmjaggard99


Executive Editor for Science @NatGeo. Astronomy fan, coffee lover, gaming + anime geek, goth fashionista, Navy brat. Always on for karaoke.
Washington, DC
nationalgeographic.com/latest-stories/
9 years on Twitter
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99. 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/
10 years on Twitter
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100. profile imageBrian Vastag
@brianvastag


Former Washington Post science reporter, now disabled by ME/CFS + myositis. Contributor, The Science Writers' Handbook. Living a quiet life on a quiet island.
Kauai
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10 years on Twitter
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101. profile imageMaddie Stone
@themadstone


Science journalist & PhD | Bylines at Gizmodo, Vice, Grist, National Geographic, The Atlantic, Washington Post, etc | Founder of Earther | Half Vulcan 🖖🏼
Philadelphia, PA
maddiestonewriting.com
8 years on Twitter
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102. profile imagekelly oakes
@kahoakes


science journalist 🚀 bylines at BBC Future, New Scientist, The Observer etc 🌍 previously BuzzFeed 🐱 [email protected] 💌 she/her 🐣 currently on mat leave
London via Oldham
kellyoak.es
11 years on Twitter
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103. profile imagebrad plumer
@bradplumer


Reporter at @nytclimate. On the apocalypse beat, more or less. Email me at [email protected]
Washington, DC
nytimes.com/by/brad-plumer
11 years on Twitter
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104. profile imageShannon Stirone 💀
@shannonmstirone


Writer. Art Historian. Clever girl. Find me in @NYTimes @washingtonpost @PopSci @TheAtlantic @NatGeo @SciAm @RollingStone @Wired @Longreads. Opinions are mine.
Oakland, CA
shannonstirone.com
5 years on Twitter
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105. profile imageBrandon Keim
@9brandon


Freelance journalist + writer | Nature, animals, science & environment | Author, The Eye of the Sandpiper goo.gl/cn6c1y | Co-founder @KittyEatsBugs
Bangor, ME
instagram.com/9brandon/
12 years on Twitter
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106. profile imageBrian Malow
@sciencecomedian


Science comedian, Earth. Available for off-world appearances, if transportation is provided.
Raleigh, NC
instagram.com/sciencecomedian
11 years on Twitter
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107. profile imageEric Berger
@SciGuySpace


Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets. And depots.
Houston, TX
arstechnica.com
11 years on Twitter
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108. profile imageJulia Belluz
@juliaoftoronto


Health correspondent @voxdotcom #publichealth #globalhealth including #covid19 MIT Knight Fellow '14. Contact me securely @ jbelluz on KeyBase or DM for Signal
Vienna, Austria
juliabelluz.com
10 years on Twitter
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109. profile imageDoug Main
@Douglas_Main


senior writer/editor @NatGeo covering animals & wildlife. i like plants too.
Washington, DC
10 years on Twitter
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110. 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
West Lafayette, IN
bit.ly/GwenPearson
11 years on Twitter
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111. profile imageGeoff Brumfiel
@gbrumfiel


I'm an editor/correspondent for @nprscience. Mostly smart on the radio. Mostly stupid on the Twitter. Nukes/Rockets/Missiles/Space/etc. securedrop.npr.org
npr.org
11 years on Twitter
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112. profile imageEwen Callaway
@ewencallaway


Immigrant. Journalist at Nature. Mostly just parenting these days.
London
11 years on Twitter
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5,571 followers
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113. profile imageRowan Hooper
@rowhoop


Podcast editor @newscientist. PhD in evolutionary biology. Former Tokyoite & entomologist. New book, SUPERHUMAN, out now すごい!
London
rowanhooper.contently.com
11 years on Twitter
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114. profile imageMaia Szalavitz
@maiasz


Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
New York
maiasz.com
12 years on Twitter
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115. profile imageKyle Hill
@Sci_Phile


I explore and explain science, on TV and the internet. Avid Indoorsman. Business: kylehill.net. Insta: Sci_Phile. 🚨NEW CHANNEL🚨👇👇
Los Angeles
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Video channel
10 years on Twitter
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116. profile imageAlice Bell
@alicebell


Climate charity worker and writer. 'Can We Save the Planet?' out now: bit.ly/2wtbQNj History of the climate crisis out 2021. She/ her.
London
climatehistories.com/who
11 years on Twitter
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117. 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
11 years on Twitter
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118. profile imagewudan is yansplaining
@wudanyan


🕵🏻‍♀️ “Swashbuckling journalist' 🎙Empowering freelancers @TWC_pod 📝 in @nytimes @highcountrynews @elemental etc 👩🏻‍🏫 Business coach for freelancers
Seattle, WA
wudanyan.com
10 years on Twitter
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119. 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-…
11 years on Twitter
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120. profile imageMoheb Costandi
@mocost


Neuroscientist/ freelance writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press, 2016) and 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus, 2013).
London
neurophilosophy.wordpress.com
11 years on Twitter
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121. profile imageAntonio Regalado
@antonioregalado


Progress in science depends on new techniques, new discoveries and new ideas, probably in that order - {Sydney Brenner}. I write about biotech @techreview
[email protected]
technologyreview.com
11 years on Twitter
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122. profile imageLiz Landau
@lizlandau


Writer/editor/storyteller/podcaster at @NASA & elsewhere. Ex @NASAJPL @CNN. Likes pi. @Princeton & @Columbia grad. Views mine. RTs ≠ endorsements. https://t.co/5xHZNt0d4U
District of Pandas
11 years on Twitter
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11,672 followers
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123. profile imageJoel Achenbach
@JoelAchenbach


The Washington Post; Achenblog; Why Things Are; Captured By Aliens; The Grand Idea; A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea
Washington DC
washingtonpost.com/achenblog
8 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 28% new, 5% replies, 67% retweets, 0% quotes
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10,715 followers
93 
124. profile imageBrooke Jarvis
@brookejarvis


Contributing writer, @NYTmag and @CalSunday, writer for @newyorker and elsewhere.
Tennessean on the Puget Sound.
brookejarvis.net
11 years on Twitter
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10,403 followers
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125. 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
12 years on Twitter
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126. profile imageryan
@RyanFMandelbaum


im like a bird ill only fly away i dont know where my soul is i dont know where my home is (they/them/birds/writing @qiskit and elsewhere/opinions mine)
New York, USA
4 years on Twitter
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127. profile imageLiza Gross
@lizabio


Reporter #EnvironmentalJustice @FERNnews. Ed @PLOSBiology. Views my own. Science Writers' Investigative Reporting Handbook amzn.to/2PXr7i8 DM for proton
San Francisco
lizagross.com
11 years on Twitter
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5,528 followers
92 
128. profile imageKai Kupferschmidt
@kakape


science journalist. molecular biologist. curious. Contributing Correspondent at @sciencemagazine, reporting on #covid19. Interested in all things #blue
Berlin, Germany
sciencemag.org/author/kai-kup…
11 years on Twitter
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129. profile image🏳️‍🌈 Cara Santa Maria 🏳️‍🌈
@CaraSantaMaria


#SciCommFTW | 🎓 Neurobio & Clinical Psych | 🎙@TalkNerdy_Pod & @SkepticsGuide | 📺 @NatGeoChannel #BrainGames | 🙋🏻‍♀️@SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA | 🌈 she/her
Los Angeles
carasantamaria.com
Video channel
10 years on Twitter
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130. profile imageAllie Wilkinson
@AllieWilkinson


Freelance science journalist. Formerly at @sciencenews. Award-winning baker.
Washington, DC
alliewilkinson.com
11 years on Twitter
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131. profile imagejane c. hu
@jane_c_hu


🖊🕵🏻‍♀️independent journalist @slate, @highcountrynews, + 🤓actually doctor who 🐶always gets the name of the dog 📩[email protected] 👩🏻‍💻she/her
Seattle
janehu.net
7 years on Twitter
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132. profile imageDr. Carin Anne Bondar
@carinbondar


#Biologist in the media all over. Adj Prof of Biology at The University of the Fraser Valley (BC, Canada). Ambivert. Quirkeh Canadian. B KIND, it feels nice :)
British Columbia, Canada
carinbondar.com
10 years on Twitter
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22,685 followers
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133. profile imageMarina Koren
@marinakoren


Staff writer at @theatlantic. Views expressed here are like black holes: they don't reflect anything. Email me: [email protected]
Washington, D.C. / The Milky Way
10 years on Twitter
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134. profile imageCarmen Drahl
@carmendrahl


Freelance chemistry and food journalist. Bylines @cenmag @ScienceNews @Forbes @DCist @SciAm. Chemistry Ph.D. Inglés+Español. She/her/hers.
Washington, DC, mostly.
carmendrahl.com
10 years on Twitter
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135. profile imageM. Balter teaches/does journalism, remotely.
@mbalter


Journalism prof; contributor to CJR, SciAm, SAPIENS, The Verge, Yale E360, etc. Anthro, mental health, environ, #MeToo. Defendant in $18 million defamation suit
Recently returned to USA from 29 yrs exile in Europe.
michaelbalter.com
11 years on Twitter
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136. profile imageOliver Morton
@Eaterofsun


Author of The Moon: A History for the Future medium.com/@Eaterofsun/th… Views not discernible from RTs
Greenwich, UK
heliophage.wordpress.com
11 years on Twitter
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137. profile imageJamie Vernon
@JLVernonPhD


Husband, Dad, Scientist, Science Advocate, Civic Citizen. #scicomm-er & #scipol-er. This is the personal account of @SigmaXiCEO
Raleigh, NC
linkedin.com/in/jlvernon/
11 years on Twitter
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138. profile imageJeanne Garbarino, PhD
@JeanneGarb


Directs @RockEDU_ Science Outreach at @RockefellerUniv. Product of The Bronx. Science *should be* for everyone. Views and typos mine. she/her #BLM 🌈
NYC
rockefeller.edu/outreach/
10 years on Twitter
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139. profile imageTara Haelle
@tarahaelle


Science/health journalist • mom • feminist • teacher • photographer • author • @Forbes • kid lit • #MBL • #AHCJ • #binder • Gryffindor • Texan • she/her
DFW
tarahaelle.net
11 years on Twitter
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140. profile imageThomas Lin
@7homaslin


@QuantaMagazine founder + editor in chief; @ScienceWriting board; former @nytimes; books: (science) amzn.to/31Z0BXO + (math) amzn.to/2Ygz9CP
New York City
quantamagazine.org
10 years on Twitter
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141. profile imageKaryn Murphy
@CuriousKaryn


Cultivating Curiosity. Naturalist, freelance scientist, Kachemak Bay, AK. Explorers Club member.
Tutka Bay, AK and Durham, NC
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11 years on Twitter
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142. profile imageDavid Bradley
@sciencebase


Science Writer. Photographer. Musician. Nature lover. At least two-metres away.
Cambridge, Europe
sciencebase.com
Video channel
13 years on Twitter
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143. profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum
@Sheril_


Host of Serving Up Science on @PBSDS & @NPR. Author. Climate change & food @michiganstateu. Former Hill staff. Dir of @SciDebate.
East Lansing, MI
sherilkirshenbaum.com
11 years on Twitter
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144. profile imageClara Moskowitz
@ClaraMoskowitz


Senior Editor at Scientific American, covering space & physics. Views expressed are my own. She/her
New York, NY
scientificamerican.com
10 years on Twitter
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145. profile imageJohn Upton
@johnupton


Science journalist. @ClimateCentral editor collaborating with local newsrooms (and scientists) to coproduce compelling climate coverage. #ActuallyAutistic
Newark, NJ
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11 years on Twitter
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146. profile imageEmma Marris
@Emma_Marris


Writer in Klamath Falls, Oregon. Environment, wildlife, food, culture, the West. Writing a book about wild animals. She/her
Klamath Falls, OR
emmamarris.com
9 years on Twitter
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147. profile imageRichard Van Noorden
@Richvn


Features editor, Nature. E-mail: initial[dot]lastname[at]nature[dot]com
11 years on Twitter
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148. profile imageJon Cohen
@sciencecohen


Science magazine staff writer. Interested in infectious diseases, outbreaks, immunology, vaccines, global health, genomics, CRISPR, primates, surfing.
Cardiff, California
joncohen.org
11 years on Twitter
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149. profile imageLisa Song
@lisalsong


Environment reporter @ProPublica. Formerly @InsideClimate. Fan of geology, cats. [email protected]
New York, NY
propublica.org
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150. profile imageHannah Devlin
@hannahdev


Science Correspondent for The Guardian. Get in touch: [email protected] *DMs are open*
London
theguardian.com/science
11 years on Twitter
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151. 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. She/her
New York
tanyaalewis.com
9 years on Twitter
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152. profile imageLeah Crane
@DownHereOnEarth


Space & physics reporter for @NewScientist. No longer quantum, not yet relativistic. She/her/fast/furious.
Chicago
7 years on Twitter
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153. profile imageDr. Paige Jarreau
@FromTheLabBench


#SciComm Nerd and Researcher. Director of Science Comm @LifeOmic. Co-founder of @Lifeologyapp and lifeology.io where scientists meet artists! Ask me anything.
Baton Rouge
fromthelabbench.com
9 years on Twitter
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154. 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
BloombergGreen.com
12 years on Twitter
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155. profile imageJoe's Big Idea
@joesbigidea


Virtually training scientists to become better communicators. Founded by @joepalca and @maddie_sofia. Tweets by @travlinscientst. Join our #scicomm community⬇️.
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156. profile imageFraser Cain
@fcain


Publisher of universetoday.com, co-host of astronomycast.com. Named after Asteroid 158092.
Courtenay, British Columbia
about.me/frasercain
13 years on Twitter
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157. profile imageAnil Ananthaswamy
@anilananth


Science journalist. TED speaker. MIT Knight Science Journalism Fellow. Author: The Edge of Physics, The Man Who Wasn't There, Through Two Doors at Once
Bangalore/Berkeley
anilananthaswamy.com
10 years on Twitter
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158. profile imageJohn R. Platt
@johnrplatt


Environmental journalist covering endangered species, climate, pollution & related topics. Editor, @Revelator_News. Tips, pitches: jplatt @ http://therevelator.
Portland, Oregon
therevelator.org
11 years on Twitter
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159. profile imageMaryam Zaringhalam, PhD
@webmz_


Writes in codes 👩🏻‍💻 ∞ DC @storycollider producer ∞ @500womensci ∞ she/her ∞ Tweets are mine, my own, my Precious ∞ #BlackLivesMatter
Washington, DC
webmz.nyc
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160. profile image𝐓𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐬 𝐧𝐨 “𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐧𝐞𝐭 𝐁”
@GrrlScientist


PhD evolutionary ecology/ornithology. Psittacophile. scicomm Forbes, previously Guardian. always Ravenclaw. discarded scientist & writer, now an angry house elf
40.7619, -73.9763
about.me/grrlscientist
11 years on Twitter
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161. profile imageEmily Mullin
@emilylmullin


Staff writer at OneZero (@ozm), covering biotech and Covid-19. Science writing instructor at @johnshopkins. DM for Signal. [email protected]
Baltimore, Maryland
medium.com/@emilymullin
11 years on Twitter
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162. profile imageEmily
@seelix


Yes, I am a master of disguise & trained as a forensic anthropologist. No, I'm not a supervillain. she/they 💖💜💙
11 years on Twitter
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163. profile imageAriel Waldman
@arielwaldman


NASA advisor. Antarctic explorer. Global director of @ScienceHackDay. Author. Art school grad. YouTuber youtube.com/arielwaldman.
San Francisco
arielwaldman.com
Patreon page
13 years on Twitter
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164. 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
6 years on Twitter
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165. profile imageBryan Walsh
@bryanrwalsh


Future Correspondent @Axios. Fmr launch editor @ozm, ex-international editor @time. Author of END TIMES, published by @hachetteUS. Email [email protected]
New York
endtimesthebook.com
10 years on Twitter
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166. profile imageGaia Vince
@WanderingGaia


Writer, broadcaster, author (TRANSCENDENCE amzn.to/2nSFEyQ; ADVENTURES IN THE ANTHROPOCENE amzn.to/1KKAUc7). Science of human and Earth systems bit.ly/2
Earth
WanderingGaia.com
11 years on Twitter
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167. profile imageErin Ross
@ErinEARoss


Museum staff turned science journalist. Science, environment & outdoors @OPB. Alum of @NatureNews, @NPR & @axios. SciCom Slug. Former mosquito wrangler. She/Her
Watch us explore on #OregonFieldGuide
11 years on Twitter
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168. profile imageJoAnna
@JoAnnaScience


Card Story Editor @inversedotcom Cartoonist // illustrator // science writer Big fan of space and jellyfish #scicomm #sciart #WomenInSTEM she/her
Beaverton, OR
joannawendelcomics.com
9 years on Twitter
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169. profile imageAdam Mann
@adamspacemann


Aspiring space philosopher @nytimes @NewYorker @NatGeo @SciAm @WSJ @NatureNews @NewsfromScience @Wired @PNASNews @LiveScience
Oakland, Ca
8 years on Twitter
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170. profile imageLena V. Groeger
@lenagroeger


science journalist & designer, news apps developer @ProPublica. @SND @NAHJ
San Francisco, CA
lenagroeger.com
10 years on Twitter
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171. profile imageRoger Highfield
@RogerHighfield


Museum exec, prof @Dunn_School & @UCLChemistry, ex Ed @newscientist & @Telegraph. Neutron bouncer. Books rogerhighfield.com/books #COVID19 tinyurl.com/ycr54943
London
rogerhighfield.com
11 years on Twitter
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172. profile imageAkshat Rathi
@AkshatRathi


Climate and energy nerd at Bloomberg News. PhD, University of Oxford. Writing a book on scaling climate solutions. Newsletter bit.ly/bbg-net-zero
London, UK
akshatrathi.com
12 years on Twitter
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173. profile imageEmily Conover
@emcconover


Reporter at @sciencenews, bringing you the juiciest physics news. Award-winning science writer and peep dioramist. She/her
Washington, DC
emilyconover.net
6 years on Twitter
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174. profile imageKatia Moskvitch
@SciTech_Cat


Editorial Lead & Chief Writer @IBMResearch. Ex-WIRED biz editor. Astrophysicist, rockclimber, quark-filled Canadian in🇨🇭. My 📖 on neutron stars✨out Sept ‘20!
London, UK
katiamoskvitch.com
9 years on Twitter
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175. profile imageJames Gleick
@JamesGleick


Time Travel. The Information. Chaos. Please don’t ask me why I’m surprised. I may or may not be surprised.
New York
around.com
11 years on Twitter
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176. profile imageKaren Weintraub
@kweintraub


Cover patient safety for USA Today, [email protected] Former longtime freelancer and adjunct journalism prof. She/her.
Cambridge, Ma
karenweintraub.com
11 years on Twitter
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177. profile imageMaia Weinstock
@20tauri


@MIT News deputy editorial director; @LegoNASAwomen, #legaljusticeleague creator; author of CARBON QUEEN @mitpress 2021; champion of women. Tweets=mine She|her
Massachusetts
maiaw.com
11 years on Twitter
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5,542 followers
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178. profile imageEmily Calandrelli
@TheSpaceGal


Emmy-Nominated Host, Host/EP #XplorationOuterSpace (FOX), Host/co-EP Emily's Wonder Lab (Netflix), Author - Ada Lace Series, WVU & @MIT grad, from WV, she/her
San Francisco, CA
thespacegal.com
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
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179. 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
9 years on Twitter
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180. profile imageLizzie Wade
@lizzie_wade


Science journalist covering mostly archaeology and anthropology, mostly for @NewsfromScience. Mexico City. She/her. Newsletter: lizzie.substack.com/welcome
Mexico City
lizziewade.com
10 years on Twitter
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181. profile imageMaggie Fox
@maggiemfox


I do Health/Science/Tech in plain English. And in context. Senior health editor at CNN. facebook.com/maggiefox.jour
Washington
maggiefox.com
11 years on Twitter
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182. profile imageDr. David Warmflash
@CosmicEvolution


Astrobiologist, physician, author, science advisor. Pro-science, pro-technology, pragmatic progressive #Biden2020
Portland, United States
barnesandnoble.com/w/moon-david-w…
11 years on Twitter
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8,794 followers
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183. profile imagePeter 🌋📈⛰️🌧️📉Brannen
@PeterBrannen1


Synapsid. Bylines @TheAtlantic @NYTimes & more. 📘THE ENDS OF THE WORLD on worst mass extinctions in past 600 million years https://t.co/GbhGXPu8h4…
Boulder, CO
peterbrannen.com
7 years on Twitter
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13,054 followers
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184. 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
10 years on Twitter
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185. 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
11 years on Twitter
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186. profile imagerae paoletta🍍
@PAYOLETTER


staff writer at @officialgooddog secretly pushing the feline agenda // ig: payoletter // rae at good dog dot com
nyc
9 years on Twitter
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187. 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. She/her.
Los Angeles, CA
Patreon page
9 years on Twitter
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13,654 followers
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188. profile imageMichael Greshko
@michaelgreshko


Science writer @NatGeo. @MIT_SciWrite & @VanderbiltU alum. [email protected] • DM for Signal/WhatsApp
Washington, DC
news.nationalgeographic.com
10 years on Twitter
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6,665 followers
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189. profile imageKimberly Kowal Arcand
@kimberlykowal


Visualization scientist @chandraxray Emerging tech/data viz: X-ray astronomy Speaker/author Newest book: Goodnight Exomoon (June 2020) Opinions=my own; she/her
RI, USA
kimarcand.com
12 years on Twitter
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9,163 followers
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190. profile imageTariq J. Malik
@tariqjmalik


Astrojournalist, Space.com Editor-in-Chief, rocket fan. Covering the 'verse for @Spacedotcom/@FuturePLC since 2001. Hailing freq: [email protected]
New York, NY
space.com
11 years on Twitter
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9,707 followers
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191. profile imageBen Goldfarb
@ben_a_goldfarb


Independent journalist on the #roadecology beat. Author of EAGER, an award-winning book about beaver belief: goo.gl/DQA1Qn
Spokane, WA
bengoldfarb.com
8 years on Twitter
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192. profile imageMary Hoff
@mkhoff


#Science & #environment communicator and editor in chief @ensiamedia. Tweets are my own. linkedin.com/in/maryhoff
Minnesota
linkedin.com/in/maryhoff/
11 years on Twitter
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5,996 followers
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193. profile imageRose DF
@_Astro_Nerd_


Living with my feet on the ground, and my heart in the cosmos. | ASU Physics/Astro | Caribeña 🇩🇴/ Bilingue | She/Her/Ella.
📍New York, NY
rosedf.net
5 years on Twitter
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38,041 followers
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194. profile imageAlexandra Sifferlin
@acsifferlin


Deputy Editor @elemental Editor of @Medium's Covid-19 Blog Health & Science @Medium Previously @TIME, @TIMEHealth
New York City
alexandrasifferlin.com
9 years on Twitter
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195. profile imageJoss Fong
@JossFong


Video, science & tech | [email protected]
youtube.com/playlist?list=…
Video channel
11 years on Twitter
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25,191 followers
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196. 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
8 years on Twitter
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12,773 followers
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197. profile imageRon Winslow
@ronwinslow


Freelance medical + science writer after 33+ yrs at #WSJ; @onepeloton, hiker, skier, #redsox. [email protected]
Mount Washington Valley, NH
10 years on Twitter
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198. profile imageDave Levitan
@davelevitan


Journalist, mostly science and politics; bylines @gizmodo @thedailybeast @newrepublic @washingtonpost and lots more. Author: NOT A SCIENTIST
davelevitan.com
11 years on Twitter
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199. profile imageCaitlin S., Masked PhD😷
@Paleophile


Senior #SciComm Specialist, basic biomedical research org | evolutionary anthro MA&PhD | novice script writer | #celiac | #scipol | 🐶🐈 #rescue | Personal acct
OH➡NJ➡️NYC➡️AZ➡️DC and MD
9 years on Twitter
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6,815 followers
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200. profile imageNancy Atkinson
@Nancy_A


Science journalist & author of book on Apollo, 'Eight Years to the Moon,' amazon.com/gp/product/162…
Minnesota
nancyatkinson.com
12 years on Twitter
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201. profile imageKatie Hobson
@KatherineHobson


Freelance journalist, health & etc., for NYT Parenting, O magazine + more. Retired Ironman. Runner again, slower this time. I lost on Jeopardy!
Brooklyn, NY
katherinehobson.com/bio/
11 years on Twitter
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13,851 followers
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202. profile imageChristine Dell'Amore
@cdellamore


Bug-loving adventurer. Senior animals editor at National Geographic. Author of the book South Pole. Co-founder of the @DCSWA Newsbrief Award.
Washington, D.C.
nationalgeographic.com/contributors/d…
11 years on Twitter
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203. profile imageFlora Lichtman
@flichtman


stunningly awful 3 star podcast host of @eltshow from @Gimletmedia. before: bill nye saves on @netflix @nytimes @scifri [email protected]
new yak
11 years on Twitter
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204. profile imageLaurie Winkless
@laurie_winkless


Physicist-turned-science storyteller. Book#1: SCIENCE AND THE CITY. Book#2: STICKY (2021?). @ForbesScience contributor. Irish. Feminist. Opinionated. She/her.
Wellington City, New Zealand
lauriewinkless.com
10 years on Twitter
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6,982 followers
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205. profile imageDarryl Fears
@bydarrylfears


WaPo reporter covering the environment for the Pulitzer-winning climate team. Proud alum of the LA Times, AJC & Detroit Freep. HU Bison. wapo.st/1nlOX
DC
washingtonpost.com
12 years on Twitter
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6,930 followers
42 
206. profile imageTerri Hansen 🌏 Indigenous
@TerriHansen


Environmental journalist since 1994. 12 yrs on US tribal, global Indigenous climate beat. [email protected] In solidarity #BlackLivesMatter
Social distancing
muckrack.com/terrihansen
12 years on Twitter
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12,524 followers (follows 0.69 accounts per follower)
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207. profile imageAinissa Ramirez, Ph.D.
@ainissaramirez


Scientist. Speaker. Author. Thinker. THE ALCHEMY OF US (2020) bit.ly/2VOZQhQ Rep’ed by: https://t.co/eo08ni74jg
Quinnipiac ancestral land
ainissaramirez.com
10 years on Twitter
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8,385 followers
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208. profile imageCarrie Arnold
@edbites


Just your friendly neighborhood public health reporter. Author of Decoding Anorexia. Lover of coffee, cats, cycling and yarn.
Virginia
carriearnold.com
11 years on Twitter
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209. profile imageSarah Olson Michel
@ReadMoreScience


Science writer, book reviewer. She/They
Oregon State University
ReadMoreScience.com
3 years on Twitter
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210. profile imageNadja Popovich
@PopovichN


words & graphics @nytimes @nytclimate ✨✨✨✨✨ D.C.-grown
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 9% new, 14% replies, 76% retweets, 2% quotes
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5,500 followers
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211. profile imageDamian Carrington
@dpcarrington


I'm Environment Editor at the Guardian - DMs open
London
theguardian.com/environment
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 57% new, 4% replies, 35% retweets, 4% quotes
On 1,928 user lists
57,857 followers
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212. 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
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 18% new, 24% replies, 42% retweets, 16% quotes
On 542 user lists
13,336 followers
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213. 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
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 6% new, 7% replies, 75% retweets, 11% quotes
On 545 user lists
11,056 followers
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214. profile imageAsh Jogalekar
@curiouswavefn


History of science and technology, especially math, physics etc. Drug discovery and chemistry. Columnist for 3 Quarks Daily. Books. Music. All views my own.
San Francisco, CA
wavefunction.fieldofscience.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 20% new, 51% replies, 25% retweets, 5% quotes
On 377 user lists
10,569 followers
38 
215. profile imageDr Robin George Andrews 🌋
@SquigglyVolcano


Science Journalist | Volcanology PhD | Stories on weird rocks and planets for @nytimes @sciam @NatGeo @TheAtlantic etc | Writing a book on volcanoes @wwnorton
London, England
robingeorgeandrews.com
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 61% replies, 24% retweets, 6% quotes
On 236 user lists
7,035 followers
38 
216. 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/
8 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 25% replies, 55% retweets, 11% quotes
On 297 user lists
8,429 followers
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217. profile imageBrian Dunning
@BrianDunning


Skeptoid podcast - Subscribe apple.co/2zecTSl; principlesofcuriosity.com movie; author 'Conspiracies Declassified' a.co/h3G9z6w
Bend, OR
briandunning.com
Video channel
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 44% new, 41% replies, 9% retweets, 7% quotes
On 1,352 user lists
65,913 followers
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218. profile imageSwapna Krishna
@skrishna


words: space, tech, @startrek, @starwars | formerly @engadget | bylines @slate @npr @theverge | 1/2 of @desigeekgirls | ed. Sword Stone Table (Vintage, 2021)
Philly Main Line
swapnakrishna.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 5% new, 57% replies, 27% retweets, 10% quotes
On 823 user lists
21,607 followers
36 
219. profile imageJason Davis
@jasonrdavis


Editorial director for @exploreplanets, my tweets with zero likes are actually the best
Tucson, AZ
planetary.org/about/staff/ja…
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 28% new, 35% replies, 25% retweets, 12% quotes
On 454 user lists
8,385 followers
35 
220. profile imageDr Helen Scales
@helenscales


Marine biologist. Writer. Talker.
UK
helenscales.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 4% new, 57% replies, 20% retweets, 20% quotes
On 259 user lists
6,432 followers
35 
221. profile imageWade Roush
@wroush


Sci/tech writer, audio producer, dog nut. Author 'Extraterrestrials' @mitpress, host @soonishpodcast, co-founder @hubspokeaudio, PhD @MITPSTS
Cambridge, MA
waderoush.com
13 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 36% new, 37% replies, 15% retweets, 13% quotes
On 564 user lists
8,837 followers
34 
222. profile imageJohn McQuaid
@johnmcquaid


Journalist, author
Silver Spring, MD, USA
tastybook.net
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 24% new, 37% replies, 20% retweets, 20% quotes
On 601 user lists
5,636 followers
34 
223. profile imageLiz Lee Heinecke
@KitchPantrySci


Mom | Author | Science Communicator | “Chemistry for Kids' on shelves now | “RADIANT: The Dancer, The Scientist and a Friendship Forged in Light” Feb. 2021
Minneapolis, MN
kitchenpantryscientist.com
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 8% new, 13% replies, 77% retweets, 2% quotes
On 317 user lists
5,215 followers
34 
224. profile imageSarah Cruddas
@sarahcruddas


Host of CONTACT on @Discovery & @ScienceChannel | Space Journalist, TV Presenter, Adventurer & Author. Background in astrophysics. #lookup [email protected]
Lost in Space
sarahcruddas.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 24% new, 50% replies, 14% retweets, 12% quotes
On 580 user lists
26,984 followers
33 
225. 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
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 6% new, 0% replies, 89% retweets, 5% quotes
On 943 user lists
47,729 followers
31 
226. profile imageDeborah Netburn
@DeborahNetburn


Science and features writer at the Los Angeles Times. Refuse to let the world corrupt you.
Los Angeles
latimes.com
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 20% new, 22% replies, 52% retweets, 6% quotes
On 368 user lists
10,665 followers
31 
227. 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. Adjunct Professor @ucd_sbbs
Dublin
tinyurl.com/cb5ht3q
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 8% new, 60% replies, 32% retweets, 0% quotes
On 320 user lists
8,758 followers
30 
228. profile imageWill Gater
@willgater


astronomer | journalist | space geek 🌍 https://t.co/qdUaJi892Z 🪐https://t.co/vtY0MvxbF8 https://t.co/vQFc3wAD4z 🔭
UK
willgater.com
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 24% new, 44% replies, 22% retweets, 10% quotes
On 398 user lists
9,216 followers
29 
229. profile imageDavid DiSalvo
@Neuronarrative


I write about science, health, and all things Mind for Forbes, Psych Today and a few other pubs. Author of three books on the brain and cognitive psych.
daviddisalvo.org
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 91% new, 1% replies, 8% retweets, 1% quotes
On 922 user lists
15,489 followers
28 
230. profile imageDaniel Fischer
@cosmos4u


All things astronomy and space (and then some) - in tiny bits and pieces but mostly with links to more ... :-)
Königswinter, Germany
skyweek.wordpress.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 27% replies, 55% retweets, 8% quotes
On 884 user lists
13,673 followers
28 
231. profile imageBrian Clark Howard
@socialpyramid


Environmental journalist. Deputy Editor with @TheHill's @ChangingAmerica. Formerly @NatGeo, E Magazine, The Daily Green. More: brianclarkhoward.com
Washington, DC
thehill.com/changing-ameri…
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 78% new, 3% replies, 18% retweets, 2% quotes
On 405 user lists
7,945 followers
28 
232. 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…
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 8% new, 59% replies, 23% retweets, 9% quotes
On 591 user lists
9,744 followers
25 
233. profile imageErica Klarreich
@EricaKlarreich


Mathematics and science journalist. My work has appeared in Quanta, Nature, The Atlantic, New Scientist, Science News and other publications.
Berkeley, California
ericaklarreich.com
7 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 17% new, 35% replies, 43% retweets, 5% quotes
On 187 user lists
6,995 followers
24 
234. profile imageDavid W. Brown
@dwbwriter


Wino. Next book: THE MISSION, in which a team of scientists move mountains and moons to fly a spaceship to Europa. (Custom House, 2021). Then: Antarctica (2023)
New Orleans
dwb.io
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 4% new, 23% replies, 72% retweets, 2% quotes
On 527 user lists
10,175 followers
23 
235. profile imageLaura Seward Forczyk 🌙💫🚀
@LauraForczyk


Founder @Astralytical. Space professional, scientist, mom, & #FutureAstronaut. I tweet about NASA, women in science, aerospace industry & policy. #Feminist
Atlanta, GA
astralytical.com
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 14% new, 59% replies, 13% retweets, 14% quotes
On 219 user lists
7,096 followers
23 
236. profile imageAlex Bellos
@alexbellos


Maths, puzzles, football, Brazil. Latest books: So You Think You've Got Problems?, Football School: The Ultimate Puzzle Book
London
alexbellos.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 40% new, 31% replies, 19% retweets, 10% quotes
On 766 user lists
26,782 followers
22 
237. profile imageJennifer Harrison
@GeneticJen


#BlackLivesMatter, science, feminism, LGBTQIA, NHS, all the games and making one. Data and healthcare. 日本語も. 저는 한국말을 배워요. Scottish in Yorkshire. She/her.
On a mote of dust
gofundme.com/pay-to-destroy…
5 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 7% new, 68% replies, 22% retweets, 4% quotes
On 239 user lists
14,468 followers
20 
238. profile imagePauline Acalin
@w00ki33


Spaceflight photojournalist. STEAM mom, explorer, astrophotographer, tee designer, foodie. Rockets are amazing.
pale blue dot
instagram.com/pacalin/
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 40% replies, 33% retweets, 17% quotes
On 254 user lists
11,151 followers
20 
239. profile imageRafi
@RafiLetzter


@Livescience writer. Member @futureusunion, @wgaeast, @iwwfju. Extremely Jewish with incredible posts.
New York, NY
6 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 10% new, 37% replies, 41% retweets, 11% quotes
On 90 user lists
7,497 followers
20 
240. profile imageMichael Slezak
@MikeySlezak


National Science Technology and Environment Reporter @abcnews. Was: @GuardianAus & @NewScientist DMs open [email protected]
Sydney, New South Wales
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 8% new, 35% replies, 51% retweets, 6% quotes
On 354 user lists
10,001 followers
19 
241. profile imageSarah Keenihan PhD
@sciencesarah


Freelance ✮ Writer ✮ Editor ✮ Copywriter ✮ Science ✮ Technology ✮ Space ✮ Medicine ✮ Health ✮ Geology ✮
Adelaide, South Australia
sarahkeenihan.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 26% new, 63% replies, 5% retweets, 6% quotes
On 267 user lists
7,300 followers
19 
242. profile imageJules Howard
@juleslhoward


Science-writer, author, zoology correspondent. Guardian / BBC. Did I ever tell you about my VR duck vagina app? It can probably wait.
theguardian.com/profile/jules-…
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 9% new, 71% replies, 17% retweets, 4% quotes
On 139 user lists
6,851 followers
19 
243. 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
9 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 20% new, 49% replies, 27% retweets, 4% quotes
On 113 user lists
5,280 followers
19 
244. profile imageluis_quevedo
@luis_quevedo


#elMétodo @rtve 🎧 @cuondapodcast @metodopodcast 📺 @telemadrid🏛@cienciamento 👨🏻‍🏫 @ui1Universidad ex @scifri @ntn24 📲 https://t.co/F4T0c2Rw6i +34677021897
Deadline
luisquevedo.tv
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 27% new, 32% replies, 31% retweets, 10% quotes
On 440 user lists
12,023 followers
16 
245. profile imageBob Henson
@bhensonweather


Meteorologist and journalist. I cover wacky #weather, changing #climate & how we live, love, work, get around & dream. Views are my own.
Boulder, CO
yaleclimateconnections.org/eye-on-the-sto…
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 6% new, 1% replies, 53% retweets, 40% quotes
On 490 user lists
9,056 followers
16 
246. 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
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 14% new, 65% replies, 9% retweets, 12% quotes
On 907 user lists
17,627 followers
15 
247. profile imageKelly Brenner ⚔️
@KellyBrenner


Naturalist, Writer, Photographer • NATURE OBSCURA: A City’s Hidden Natural World • Neurodiverse • @NudiAppSoc • @InverteFest • #StreetCreatures Fridays
Seattle/Duwamish Land
metrofieldguide.com
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 8% new, 55% replies, 32% retweets, 4% quotes
On 230 user lists
7,148 followers
15 
248. 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
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 96% new, 1% replies, 0% retweets, 2% quotes
On 674 user lists
28,141 followers (follows 0.58 accounts per follower)
12 
249. profile imageGabrielle Birchak
@GabriellBirchak


I LOVE #math #science #history ! My podcast and blog are in that handy link below! #EverybodyinSTEM My tweets are part of the collective. Resistance was futile.
Los Angeles, CA
mathsciencehistory.com
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 34% new, 17% replies, 45% retweets, 3% quotes
On 117 user lists
6,232 followers
250. profile imageTodd B. Bates
@ByToddBBates


SciComm @RutgersU, ex 35yr Journalist (Enviro/Investig/WX/Health, etc. @AsburyParkPress, The Home News, etc.), Pulitzer Finalist, _/ Player from ROC. RTs ≠Agree
Piscataway, New Jersey
linkedin.com/in/todd-b-bate…
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 82% new, 0% replies, 17% retweets, 0% quotes
On 374 user lists
8,505 followers
251. profile imageKris Hirst
@archaeology


writer, editor, archaeologist, ex-Thoughtco.com archaeology expert
American midwest
thoughtco.com/archaeology-41…
12 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 100% new, 0% replies, 0% retweets, 0% quotes
On 398 user lists
6,750 followers
252. profile imageAndrea Morris
@DraisyMorris


Redheaded stepchild. I write about the arts, science & tech. Journalist @Forbes Head of Story Dept @Wondros Member of @ScienceWriters
Los Angeles, CA
forbes.com/sites/andreamo…
11 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 21% new, 10% replies, 67% retweets, 2% quotes
On 327 user lists
39,718 followers (follows 0.63 accounts per follower)
253. 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
10 years on Twitter
Recent tweets: 81% new, 3% replies, 15% retweets, 2% quotes
On 293 user lists
9,505 followers

Last tweeted over a year ago

254. profile imageHillary Rosner
@hillaryrosner


Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Boulder, CO
hillaryr.net
9 years on Twitter until last tweet (2019-Jul-05)
Recent tweets: 62% new, 13% replies, 13% retweets, 12% quotes
On 352 user lists
5,432 followers
113 
255. profile imageBora Zivkovic
@BoraZ


blog.coturnix.org
Pittsboro, NC
coturnix.org
10 years on Twitter until last tweet (2019-Mar-05)
Recent tweets: 55% new, 8% replies, 37% retweets, 0% quotes
On 2,077 user lists
27,473 followers
81 
256. profile imageSamuel Arbesman
@arbesman


Ensorcelled by wonder. 📚: 'Overcomplicated' + 'The Half-Life of Facts'. @Lux_Capital. I've abandoned Twitter ☞ https://t.co/VDWqi2B8cT
Paris of the Plains
arbesman.net
12 years on Twitter until last tweet (2019-Jun-25)
Recent tweets: 100% new, 0% replies, 0% retweets, 0% quotes
On 448 user lists
7,455 followers
56 
257. profile imageAndrew Jones
@AboutPhysics


About.com Physics Expert, author of String Theory for Dummies
Indiana
physics.about.com
8 years on Twitter until last tweet (2017-Jun-14)
Recent tweets: 94% new, 0% replies, 5% retweets, 0% quotes
On 612 user lists
8,716 followers