Professional Science Writers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2019-Mar-22 06:07 UTC. Listed feeds: 300. A feed's score is the percentage of Professional Science Writers on Twitter following it, and dark shading indicates the feed belongs to a member of that list. Switch to collage. List only feeds under 5,000 followers. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1.profile imageEd Yong

Science writer at The Atlantic. Author of I CONTAIN MULTITUDES, a New York Times bestseller on animal-microbe partnerships. edyong.me
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
156,712 81.8%
2.profile imageCarl Zimmer

@nytimes columnist. Podcast: "What Is Life?" itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/wha…
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
272,790 77.3%
3.profile imageLaura Helmuth

Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. Past president of National Assoc @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
30,099 73.6%
4.profile imageVirginia Hughes

Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
34,199 72.7%
5.profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker

Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Science and society = my jam. Occasional cute kid stories. She/Her.
Minneapolis, MN
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
29,635 72.7%
6.profile imageAlexandra Witze

Correspondent for Nature, views my own. Reach me (generally) witzescience-at-gmaildotcom or (securely) awitze-at-protonmaildotcom.
Boulder, CO
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
20,061 72.3%
7.profile imageDavid Dobbs

Writer @nytimes, @theatlantic, @NatGeo, @WIRED, etal. Mostly on how sci & med work (or fail). Anonymous tipbox at tinyurl.com/DobbsAnon
All over
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
36,689 71.4%
8.profile imageDeborah Blum

Book author, Science journalist, blogger, and director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT.
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
34,704 68.6%
9.profile imageMaryn McKenna

@WIRED columnist, journalist, senior fellow @EmoryCSHH, TED | BIG CHICKEN (PLUCKED), SUPERBUG, BEATING BACK THE DEVIL | [email protected] | avi: @rachel_suggs
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
39,482 67.3%
10.profile imageJennifer Ouellette

Science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Senior reporter, Ars Technica. Past: Gizmodo. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll.
Los Angeles, CA
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
36,870 66.4%
11.profile imageNature News & Comment

Science news & opinion from the news team at Nature, the international journal of #science. Get our daily newsletter: go.nature.com/naturebriefing
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,898,324 65.9%
12.profile imageScientific American

Awesome discoveries. Expert insights. Science that shapes the world.
New York City
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,710,459 65.5%
13.profile imageIvan Oransky

VP, Editorial, @Medscape. Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; president, @AHCJ.
Northampton, MA
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
31,708 65.0%
14.profile imageAmy Harmon

New York Times reporter covering science & society. She/Her. Mom of @rumblecomics
New York, NY
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
20,591 63.6%
15.profile imageBethany Brookshire

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
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
62,999 62.7%
16.profile imageSteve Silberman

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
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
102,079 62.3%
17.profile imageMariette DiChristina

Editor in Chief, @sciam. EVP, Editorial & Publishing, Magazines, Springer Nature. All opinions expressed are my own. RTs are not endorsements.
New York
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
21,104 61.8%
18.profile imageRobin Lloyd

reporter, editor, teacher, bicyclist, @sciam @nyu_journalism @spectrum @undarkmag @spacedotcom @livescience @amnh #baseballforall
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
10,963 61.4%
19.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
12 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
105,284,825 60.5%
20.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Medicine, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sync your calendar with the solar system: nyti.ms/2ECMtej
New York, NY
12 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,142,846 60.0%
21.profile imageSeth Mnookin

I write books and articles and am the director of @MIT_SciWrite. website: sethmnookin.com.
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
34,785 60.0%
22.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @sandraupson, @JetJocko, @rtg0nzalez, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.
San Francisco, California
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,013,893 59.5%
23.profile imageAndrew 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
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
83,871 59.5%
24.profile imageNadia Drake

Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer, slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), jungles and spiders. Champagneophile. PhD.
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
25,852 59.5%
25.profile imageDave Mosher

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
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
19,738 59.1%
26.profile imageCorey S. Powell

Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Contributing editor at @discovermag, @AmSciMag, and @aeonmag. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
66,780 58.6%
27.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
13,176,030 58.2%
28.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist/cosmologist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of cosmic catastrophes
Raleigh, NC
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
300,035 57.7%
29.profile imageRiley 🏴‍☠️ Skeleton Keys!

Distant cousin of T. rex. Author of My Beloved Brontosaurus, Written in Stone, & Skeleton Keys! Blogs @sciam. Furry self: @RileyBlackCat
Where the fossils are.
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
25,181 57.7%
30.profile imageRachel "The Yellow Dart" Feltman

Chief Science Officer of the USS @popsci // Previously: made a blog @washingtonpost // Professional GIF curator // Host of @weirdest_thing [email protected]
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
19,543 57.7%
31.profile imageLizNeeley

Executive Director of The @StoryCollider. Lecturer @Yale with @NNCIonline. Compass points: science, storytelling, #scicomm studies & gorgeous design. she/her
Washington DC area
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
17,892 57.7%
32.profile imageBrendan Maher

Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
12,696 57.7%
33.profile imageAlexis C. Madrigal

staff writer @TheAtlantic | book for @mcdbooks | visiting scholar @BerkeleyISchool | Mexican, American, Earthseed | ***mostly not here***
Oakland, CA
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
195,772 57.3%
34.profile imageChristie Aschwanden

Author GOOD TO GO goodtogobook.com @wwnorton co-host EMERGING FORM bit.ly/2HEKGpW @FiveThirtyEight alum. Adventurer. My parties have dancing.
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
15,033 57.3%
35.profile imageJonathan Eisen

Prof @UCDavis Guardian of Microbial Diversity #OpenScience #Diversity #RedSox #Barca #Type1 #BirdPhotography #Yolo #Feminism #antiYAMMM phylogenomics.me
Davis, CA
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
52,672 56.8%
36.profile imagePhil Plait

SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy I use "likes" for bookmarks. No endorsement implied.
11 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
613,286 55.5%
37.profile imageSean Carroll

Physicist at Caltech. Author of The Big Picture and other books. Host of #MindscapePodcast. Married to @JenLucPiquant. In favor of truth and kindness.
Los Angeles
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
229,526 55.5%
38.profile imageDan Vergano

BuzzFeed News science desk in Washington D.C. Contact: [email protected] PGP key: tinyurl.com/glfk7xo Secure tips: contact.buzzfeed.com
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
16,831 55.5%
39.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow. From @WNYCStudios.
New York, New York
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
761,488 55.0%
40.profile imageThe Open Notebook

Articles on science journalism craft, story annotations, writer interviews, a database of pitch letters & more.
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
9,305 55.0%
41.profile imageThomas Levenson

Author, The Hunt for Vulcan and Newton and the Counterfeiter; writer and professor of Science Writing at MIT; occasional @GlobeIdeas columnist.
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
12,506 54.5%
42.profile imageNew Scientist

The best place to find out what’s new in science – and why it matters. To subscribe go to: https://t.co/M4DdnmRv4N
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
3,435,552 54.1%
43.profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷

I make @flashforwardpod 〰〰 futures critic 〰〰 skeptical optimist 〰〰 formerly @30for30 〰〰 she/her 〰〰 Tweets 🗑 in 30 days 〰〰 👽 🤖 ⚡️ 🚀 [email protected]
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
18,583 54.1%
44.profile imageBrooke Borel

Sr. Editor @undarkmag • Instructor @nyu_journalism • Freelance journo for many (maybe you?) • Books: Infested / The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checking • She/Her
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
8,788 54.1%
45.profile imageAnnalee Newitz

I write science fiction and science journalism. Author: Autonomous. Podcast: @ooacpod. Founder: io9. More info: techsploitation.com. Any pronoun. I ❤️ noodles.
12 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
34,310 53.6%
46.profile image(((John Rennie)))

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
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
9,518 53.6%
47.profile imageEmily Anthes

Freelance science journalist. Author of Frankenstein's Cat: Cuddling Up to Biotech's Brave New Beasts (bit.ly/TxqZkm).
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,460 53.6%
48.profile imageNicholas St. Fleur

Award-winning science journalist covering archaeology, paleontology and space. Passionate about diversity in STEM. @nytimes Send pitches to [email protected]
[email protected]
6 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
9,851 53.2%
49.profile imageDavid Biello

Dispatches from the future present. Me: Science curator @TEDtalks, book The Unnatural World, et cetera, et cetera...
New York, NY
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
14,402 52.7%
50.profile imageLee Billings

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
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
8,271 52.3%
51.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EDT (UTC-4)
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
30,584,449 51.8%
52.profile imageRebecca Skloot

Author NYTimes Bestseller IMMORTAL LIFE OF #HENRIETTALACKS #HeLa now an HBO/@Oprah Film #HeLaMovie. Next book: humans #animals #ethics. Instagram @rebeccaskloot
Oakland, CA
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
45,887 51.8%
53.profile imageDNLee

#JrProf, Mammalogist, Diversity & Access to STEM, Unapologetically Intersectional, Mama Panyabuku, TED Fellow, NatGeo Emerging Explorer, #DispatchesDNLee
Midwest, US; Tanzania, Africa
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
30,019 51.8%
54.profile imagePeter Aldhous

Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
7,593 51.8%
55.profile imageEmily Lakdawalla

Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist. Asteroid 274860. Views are my own & not those of employer.
Pasadena, CA
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
155,644 51.4%
56.profile imageJoanne Manaster

Read Science! host, book lover, biology lecturer, former international model, STEM advocate. Increasing your science TBR pile since 2008.
University of Illinois-Urbana
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
59,590 51.4%
57.profile imageKaren James ❄️

Scientist & outdoorswoman tweeting about molecular ecology, genetics, evolution, botany, space, feminism & social justice, but in reverse order if I’m honest.
Bar Harbor, ME
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
30,307 51.4%
58.profile imageRoss Andersen

Editor overseeing science, tech, health at @TheAtlantic; writer of very long stories for same; email: ross[at]theatlantic[dot]com
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
16,181 51.4%
59.profile imageJohn Timmer

Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
9,465 51.4%
60.profile imageScience Magazine

The world's leading outlet for cutting-edge research in all areas of science. Follow @NewsfromScience for stories from our news team.
Washington, DC & Cambridge, UK
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
1,257,661 50.9%
61.profile imageChristopher Mims 🎆

Former baby and aspiring ghost. Writes about our tools and how they shape us for @WSJ
Baltimore, MD
12 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
86,579 50.9%
62.profile imageAlan Boyle

Aerospace and science editor @GeekWire. Longtime blogger @CosmicLog. Author of "The Case for Pluto." Links/RTs ≠ endorsements
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
35,415 50.9%
63.profile imageAzeen Ghorayshi

investigative reporter @BuzzFeedNews currently chasing the #MoneyTrail / [email protected] / signal: ask me (open DMs)
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,038 50.9%
64.profile imageBen Lillie

Founder of @caveatnyc. Also co-founder of The Story Collider (@story_collider) and former writer for TED.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
7,668 50.9%
65.profile imageDan Fagin

Professing journalism, directing SHERP @ NYU. Wrote Toms River, winner of 2014 Pulitzer Prize in Nonfiction. Butterfly chaser. Discontinue if irritation occurs.
New York
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,411 50.9%
66.profile imageKatherine H. Courage

Science writer + editor. Author of CULTURED amzn.to/2TUT5sn and OCTOPUS! amzn.to/17xUF5R. General nerd for science. Former @SciAm.
Longmont, CO
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
9,117 50.5%
67.profile imageAatish Bhatia

Immigrant, ∿sine wave enthusiast∿, science writer, teacher, physicist. Into science for creative expression, social justice, and personal empowerment.
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
14,629 49.5%
68.profile imageEJ Willingham

Expatriated Texan. #1A all the way. Husband to no one. Contributor @ForbesScience tinyurl.com/yyzagx6e
The World
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
11,894 49.5%
69.profile imageMichael Moyer

Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
7,518 49.5%
70.profile imageChris Mooney

Energy and environment writer at @washingtonpost, also tweeting at @postgreen. Views are my own.
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
34,646 49.1%
71.profile imageChristie Wilcox

Author of Venomous (amzn.to/1Y9WwIm); Editor for @SciShow; Cell & Molec PhD; @BuehlerSciWri’s partner; Mom (definitely not in that order)
Washington, USA
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
20,044 49.1%
72.profile imageKate Wong

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
12,299 48.6%
73.profile imageDavid Quammen

Author of The Tangled Tree, Spillover, & other books. Contributing Writer for @NatGeo
Bozeman, Montana
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
10,710 48.6%
74.profile imageScienceWriters

With more than 2,000 members, the National Association of Science Writers fosters the dissemination of accurate information regarding science. Hosting #SciWri19
Berkeley, CA
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
23,197 47.7%
75.profile imageFerris Jabr

science writer ❂ contributing writer, @NYTmag and @sciam ❂ gardener ❂ naturalist ❂ surname rhymes with neighbor
Portland, OR
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
18,550 47.7%
76.profile imageAdam Rogers

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]
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
14,954 47.7%
77.profile imageDiscover Magazine

The best science magazine, in print and online
Between gluons and galaxies
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,135,176 47.3%
78.profile imageErin Biba

Science Journalist -- BBC, Scientific American, PopSci, The Daily Beast, Gizmodo, Earther, Dame, WIRED, Adam Savage's Tested and others. Fact Checker.
The Bog of Eternal Stench
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
28,137 47.3%
79.profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer

Science journalist. Contributing editor @SciAm, columnist @Slate, NYU visiting scholar, National Magazine Award finalist. Also write @Nytimes, @MotherJones.
Hudson Valley, NY
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
9,411 47.3%
80.profile imageGuardian Science

Science, health and environment news from the @Guardian. Plus, independent comment and analysis from our network of expert science bloggers
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,063,088 46.8%
81.profile imageEric Holthaus

Meteorologist | Staff writer @grist | Fellow @umnione | he, they | #actuallyautistic | dad, ecosocialist 🌱🌻🌹🌎❤️ | opinions=mine
Mdewakanton lands / Minnesota
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
463,426 46.8%
82.profile imageAlok Jha

Science correspondent at @TheEconomist • Former @WellcomeTrust fellow • Author: The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt • [email protected]📧
London, England
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
31,573 46.8%
83.profile imageDr. Kate Clancy

Associate professor at the University of Illinois. Bioanth, repro health, sexual harassment in science are my jam. Roller derby & @periodpodcast2 in spare time.
Urbana, IL
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
15,588 46.8%
84.profile imageNancy Shute

Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
12,077 46.8%
85.profile imageColin Schultz

News editor @HakaiMagazine. Pitch me a story: Someone doing something for a reason. Don't pitch me press releases. [email protected]
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,162 46.8%
86.profile imagePaul Raeburn

Journalist. Author. Producer, Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast. Passionate about journalism. Excited about comedy.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,975 46.8%
87.profile imageThe NPR Science Desk

Science news, commentary and conversation from NPR.
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
250,766 46.4%
88.profile imageJason G. Goldman

Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Expedition leader. Bylines @SciAm @Biographic @BBCEarth @NatGeo & more. @SciCommCamp & @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder.
Los Angeles
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
16,376 46.4%
89.profile imageAmos Zeeberg

Freelance science and technology journalist. No job is too big; no fee is too big.
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,564 46.4%
90.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader. Writer. Bicycle-dependent. Author of "Figuring."
Brooklyn, NY
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
889,470 45.9%
91.profile imageDavid Kroll

@CUPharmacy pharmaceutical sciences prof, freelance pharma & healthcare writer @forbeshealth, clips @indyweek @cenmag. Gator PhD in Pharmacology & Therapeutics.
🛫 Denver 🛬 Durham 🛫, repeat
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
11,564 45.9%
92.profile imageHannah Waters

words and birds 🌾senior associate editor @audubonsociety. stands up for the common bird. #blm she/her. write for me: [email protected]
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
8,662 45.9%
93.profile imageMatt Shipman

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
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
7,431 45.9%
94.profile imageRobert Lee Hotz

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
5,695 45.9%
95.profile imageKathleen Frey Raven

Science writer. Genetics & hearing loss & stem cells & statistics & data // #FutureIsFemale // Siga la lucha //
In flight
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
6,064 45.5%
96.profile imageHillary Rosner

Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Boulder, CO
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,468 45.5%
97.profile imageKatharine Hayhoe

Not suspicious, just Canadian. Climate scientist, @TTUCSC director, poli sci prof, knitter, pastor's wife, mom. TIME100 + Fortune50. First in line for cloning.
Texas Tech University
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
100,454 45.0%
98.profile imageEric Michael Johnson

Award-winning science writer, scholar, simian. The Primate Diaries (@primatediaries), Slate and Scientific American. E-mail: [email protected]
Vancouver, BC
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
6,867 45.0%
99.profile imageThe New Yorker

Unparalleled reporting and commentary on politics and culture, plus humor and cartoons, fiction and poetry, reviews, and criticism.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
8,617,652 44.5%
100.profile imageJay Rosen

I teach journalism and direct the Studio 20 program at NYU, critique the press, direct @membershippzzle. 'Ambassador' for @decorrespondent's expansion to US.
New York City [email protected]
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
249,478 44.5%
101.profile imageDr. Kiki Sanford

Science ninjas unite!
Portland, OR
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
191,413 44.5%
102.profile imageSTAT

Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicine. Make sure to sign up for our free newsletters here: buff.ly/2DJgw2p
3 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
88,088 44.1%
103.profile imageIan Sample

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
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
46,897 44.1%
104.profile imageMary 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
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
27,969 44.1%
105.profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross

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)
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
14,881 44.1%
106.profile imageMichelle Nijhuis

Editor of #LifeUpClose @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag & @NYTMag, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Author of BELOVED BEASTS, forthcoming @WWNorton. Mom @GirlBilbo.
Columbia River Gorge
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
7,717 44.1%
107.profile imageRebecca Boyle

Science journalist. 📝 @TheAtlantic @nytimes @sciam @FiveThirtyEight @TheLWON etc. Resident of the night. 🐕 ❤️ Writing a book about the Moon for @randomhouse
Saint Louis, MO
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
5,448 44.1%
108.profile imageNational Geographic

Taking our understanding and awareness of the world further for 130 years | Test your knowledge with our Messenger chatbot: on.natgeo.com/2Om55Qk
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
22,610,668 43.6%
109.profile imageMatthew Herper

Senior Writer, Medicine at STAT News. This is biology's century; Every data point has a face.
New York
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
88,782 43.6%
110.profile imageJoe Hanson

Nerdy by nature. Ph.D. biologist, science writer, creator of @okaytobesmart on YouTube. Not an actual LEGO. Instagram: drjoehanson
Austin, TX
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
33,796 43.6%
111.profile imageMika McKinnon

Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious.
West Coast
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
33,100 43.6%
112.profile imageMatthew R Francis

Writer of physics and astronomy. Wearer of jaunty hats. Tryin' to publish a novel. Proud Rebel scum. Avatar by @ScienceComic . He/him.
Cleveland, OH
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
17,546 43.6%
113.profile imageUndark Magazine

Non-profit & editorially independent. Exploring #science as a frequently wondrous, sometimes contentious, and occasionally troubling byproduct of human culture.
Cambridge, MA
3 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
15,079 43.6%
114.profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya

Science journalist, SF author/fan. Working on a book about John von Neumann for @allenlanebooks @wwnorton Ex- @TheEconomist, @naturenews. Agent @ChrisWellbelove
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
12,662 43.6%
115.profile imageCuriosity Rover

Your friendly neighborhood NASA Mars rover. Exploring the Red Planet since 2012. Team headquartered at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory 🚀 @NASAJPL
Gale Crater, Mars
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,995,323 43.2%
116.profile imageScience News

Covering the latest news in all fields of science. Tweets by @wwrfd, @ThatMikeDenison and @Kate_Travis. Publisher @society4science. See also @SNStudents.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,863,435 43.2%
117.profile imageDr. Jacquelyn Gill

Ice Age ecologist in a warming world. Professor @UMaine. Co-host of @ourwarmregards. Like Dana Scully, with mud and mammoths.
Maine, USA
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
41,800 43.2%
118.profile imageRaychelle Burks

#Chemistry Blackademic in the Ivory Tower. Left Coaster in the Lone Star. Sarcastic & silly. Tweets = personal ≠ professional. Rollin' with @CurlyHairMafia
Middle of Nowhere
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
20,993 43.2%
119.profile imageCristine Russell

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
6,099 43.2%
120.profile imageKathryn Schulz

Staff writer at the @newyorker; former book critic at @nymag; author of Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error; reader, runner, traveler, et cetera-er.
NY / MD / on the road
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
41,266 42.7%
121.profile imageCurtis Brainard

@SciAm Managing Editor | @WFSJ Board member & former President
New York
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2015-Aug-30)
3,295 42.7%
122.profile imageElon Musk

9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
25,421,636 42.3%
123.profile imageNautilus

A magazine on science, culture, and philosophy for the intellectually curious
Science Connected
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
80,011 42.3%
124.profile imageLou Woodley

Supporting & researching scientific communities. Director @AAAS Center for Scientific Collaboration and Community Engagement #CEFP2019 #OpenScience #SciComm 🐿
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
12,246 42.3%
125.profile imageBetsy Mason

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
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,198 42.3%
126.profile imageErik Vance

Easily distracted science journalist. Writer of magazine stories and author of the book Suggestible You. Views are someone else's. Anyone else's.
Mexico City
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
3,782 42.3%
127.profile imageseth borenstein

Associated Press science writer. [email protected] I cover Earth & other sciences, disasters & more. Dad, BoSox fan. Teach at NYU/DC ap.org/tips/
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
13,977 41.8%
128.profile imageErika Check Hayden

Director, @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,674 41.8%
129.profile imageAtul Gawande

Surgeon, Writer, Researcher, Dilettante. ariadnelabs.org lifebox.org
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
276,724 41.4%
130.profile imagekelly oakes

science/health journalist, @newscientist, @theipaper, @BBC_Future etc. formerly @BuzzFeed. cat pics and commissions to [email protected] she/her
London via Oldham
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
7,565 41.4%
131.profile imageAmy Maxmen

I cover evolution, biotech & everything in between at Nature. Former freelance journalist at Newsweek, Nat Geographic, Wired & other outlets. Views are my own.
East Bay/Cali
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
4,988 41.4%
132.profile imageCharles Choi 🚀

I write about what happens at the edge of the world as we know it -- the area lying between the unknown and the impossible.
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
3,964 41.4%
133.profile imageBill Nye

9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,803,975 40.9%
134.profile imageben goldacre

Doctor, nerd cheerleader, Bad Science person, stats geek, procrastinator. I run ebmdatalab.net at @uniofoxford making tools+papers from data [email protected]
Oxford, England
11 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
482,391 40.9%
135.profile imageNieman Lab

We are the Nieman Journalism Lab, part of @niemanfdn at Harvard. We're trying to figure out the future of news.
Cambridge, Mass.
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
289,839 40.9%
136.profile imageNidhi Subbaraman

Science reporter on the poison beat/Sunday news editor @BuzzFeedNews. [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
6,781 40.9%
137.profile image(((Steve Mirsky)))

Editor, columnist, podcaster for @sciam magazine. Opinions expressed are my own and are subject to revision with new information. Like science.
The Bronx
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
6,538 40.9%
138.profile imageProPublica

Pursuing stories with moral force. Send us things: propub.li/2hoDS2G. Newsletter: propub.li/2yHtb4z. Also follow @ProPublicaIL. We're there, too.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
785,270 40.5%
139.profile imageMaria Konnikova

Only @newyorker writer ever to go on leave to play pro poker. Wrote some bestsellers (amzn.to/2qmaDAe), host @thegriftpodcast, Team Pokerstars Pro
Brooklyn, NY
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
34,722 40.5%
140.profile imageRachel Nuwer

Freelance journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo, BBC & more. Author of "Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking."
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
6,692 40.5%
141.profile imageFred Guterl

special projects editor @newsweek, formerly @sciam executive editor, author (Fate of the Species)
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
4,039 40.5%
142.profile imagesimon frantz

Managing Editor, Features BBC.com. Formerly: @BBC_Future, @nobelprize, @NatRevDrugDisc. Views expressed are my own.
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
3,851 40.5%
143.profile imageAnn Finkbeiner

Science writer whose current job is to write whatever I can get an assignment to write.
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
2,480 40.5%
144.profile imageMichael Eisen

I study how flies are made and how fungi control their behavior. I fight to make science open and fair. EIC of eLife. My conflicts bit.ly/1npOeyU.
37° 14′ 6″ N, 115° 48′ 40″ W
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
30,102 40.0%
145.profile imageNatalie Wolchover

Physics writer and editor @QuantaMagazine. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
20,787 40.0%
146.profile imageBrian Malow

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
20,729 40.0%
147.profile imageAleszu Bajak

Science journalist teaching at @NUjournalism • Editor @Storybench @LatAmSci • Fellow @KSJatMIT ‘14 • Alum @Undarkmag @Scifri @esquireclassic • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
6,936 40.0%
148.profile imageTim De Chant ⚡️

Science journalism for the public good at @KSJatMIT, formerly @NOVApbs.
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
3,385 40.0%
149.profile imageNate Silver

Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,204,467 39.5%
150.profile imageEric Berger

Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets.
Houston, TX
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
35,562 39.5%
151.profile imageAlice Bell

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.
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
26,019 39.5%
152.profile imageElizabeth Lopatto

Deputy editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] She/her
Oakland, California
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
11,032 39.5%
153.profile imageMalcolm M. Campbell

Biologist, professor, @UofG VPR. Science, SciComm & HigherEd tweets. Often with whippets, running, thinking, gleaning those #SixIncredibleThingsBeforeBreakfast.
Guelph, Ontario
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
9,751 39.5%
154.profile imageLisa Grossman

Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
7,999 39.5%
155.profile imageAmanda Moon

Editorial Consulting & Project Management at Moon & Company. Former & always: @fsgbooks @basicbooks @palgrave_ @sciam
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
4,308 39.5%
156.profile imageMichael E. Mann

Climate Scientist, Professor & Director of the Penn State ESSC; Author of Dire Predictions, The Hockey Stick & the Climate Wars, and The Madhouse Effect
Penn State University, PA
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
102,274 39.1%
157.profile imageElizabeth Kolbert

I am a New Yorker staff writer and author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe and The Sixth Extinction.
5 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
35,349 39.1%
158.profile imageSiri Carpenter

Freelance editor, co-founder of @open_notebook, runner, climber, reader, form-filler-outer, @sciencewriters board member. She/her/hers.
Madison, Wisconsin
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,047 39.1%
159.profile imageJennifer Gunter

The Gray Lady’s gynecologist (@NYTStyles), women's health advocate, sexpert, appropriately confident, lasso of truth, ponysister, I speak for no one but me.
San Francisco, CA
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
145,949 38.6%
160.profile imageRobin Marantz Henig

Science writer, book author, adjunct prof at #SHERP @nyu_journalism, co-author with my daughter @scootes of TWENTYSOMETHING bit.ly/YRkv3Va
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
2,682 38.6%
161.profile imageWIRED

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.
San Francisco/New York
12 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
10,351,363 38.2%
162.profile imageNews from Science

The latest stories in science, brought to you by the @sciencemagazine news team.
Washington, D.C.
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
237,782 38.2%
163.profile imageMC Stardust ✨ Inclusion Rider 4 Life

Astrophysicist by day and all around rock-it scientist whenever I get my act together. Tweets are my own opinions. Intersectional or GTFO. 1/2 of @startorialist
Moon/New York City
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
12,833 38.2%
164.profile imageSarah Kaplan

Reporter @washingtonpost covering news from around the nation and across the universe. [email protected]
Washington, D.C.
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
11,364 38.2%
165.profile imageFrancie Diep

Science journalist, staff writer @PacificStand, appreciator of prose in all forms
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
3,796 38.2%
166.profile imageChris Hadfield

Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after 3 spaceflights. For events and media, please write to [email protected]
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,397,742 37.7%
167.profile imageShannon Stirone

Writer. Art Historian. Find me in @PopSci @NYTimes @TheAtlantic @NatGeo @NewRepublic @RollingStone @Wired @Longreads & others. Opinions are mine.
Bay Area, CA
4 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
15,758 37.7%
168.profile imageGeoff Brumfiel

I'm an editor/correspondent for @nprscience. Editing climate and environment. Corresponding science and security, especially nukes. securedrop.npr.org
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,525 37.7%
169.profile imageCassandra Willyard

Freelance science writer in Madison, WI. I love long walks, sunsets, and infectious diseases. The more neglected, the better.
Madison, WI
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,683 37.7%
170.profile imageThe New York Times

Where the conversation begins. Follow for breaking news, special reports, RTs of our journalists and more. Visit nyti.ms/2FVHq9v to share news tips.
New York City
12 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
43,087,919 37.3%
171.profile imageRadiolab

Radiolab is a show about curiosity from @WNYCStudios.
multiple universes
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
273,058 37.3%
172.profile imageKyle Hill

I explore science on TV and the internet. Host/EP @BecauseScience. Business: kylehill.net. Insta: Sci_Phile. LATEST VIDEO 👇🔥
Los Angeles
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
81,443 37.3%
173.profile imageMarc Abrahams

editor of the Annals of Improbable Research magazine, organizer of the Ig Nobel Prizes. Also see: @ImprobResearch
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
9,661 37.3%
174.profile imageVictoria Jaggard 💀

Senior Editor, Science & Innovation @NatGeo. Astronomy fan, coffee lover, gaming geek, goth fashionista, Navy brat. Always on for karaoke.
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,001 37.3%
175.profile imageSusannah Locke

Special projects editor @voxdotcom, formerly @PopSci, @sciam, tnghaikus.com. [email protected]
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
4,250 37.3%
176.profile imageThe Onion

America's Finest News Source.
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
11,076,613 36.8%
177.profile imagePopular Science

Awe-inspiring science, tech, and DIY. 146 years strong. Here's animated proof: pops.ci/146YEARS
New York
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
1,280,166 36.8%
178.profile imageJad Abumrad

Radiolab, More Perfect, music, other stuff. When I tweet it's just me.
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
308,857 36.8%
179.profile imagePLOS

PLOS accelerates progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.
USA and UK
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
138,507 36.8%
180.profile imageMo Costandi

Neuroscientist/ Freelance writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press, 2016) and 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus, 2013)
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
38,705 36.8%
181.profile imageCarin Anne Bondar

Scientific Storyteller. Ambivert. Philosopher. bondarmedia.com carinbondar.com
British Columbia, Canada
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
22,697 36.8%
182.profile imageMaia Szalavitz

Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
New York
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
21,273 36.8%
183.profile imageDr. Tara C. Smith

Professor, microbiologist/ infectious disease epidemiologist, writer, preK & teen wrangler. Antibiotic resistance, zoonotic disease, scicomm, zombies.
Kent, Ohio
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
19,130 36.8%
184.profile imageMark Henderson

Head of Communications, the Wellcome Trust. Views mine not the Trust's. Author of The Geek Manifesto & 50 Genetics Ideas You Really Need to Know
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
17,385 36.8%
185.profile imageRowan Hooper

Head of Features @newscientist. PhD in evolutionary biology. Former Tokyoite & entomologist; columnist for @japantimes. New book, SUPERHUMAN, out now すごい!
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
10,770 36.8%
186.profile imageBrandon Keim

Freelance journalist + writer | Nature, animals, science & environment | Author, The Eye of the Sandpiper goo.gl/cn6c1y | Co-founder @KittyEatsBugs
Maine, USA
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
8,498 36.8%
187.profile imageDoug Main

senior writer/editor @NatGeo covering all things animals & wildlife. pro-treefrog. tweets are runes of my own; RTs/likes I often disagree w/ but find notable
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
5,845 36.8%
188.profile imageNsikan Akpan

Highly melanated. @PBS @NewsHour science producer & ScienceScope co-creator | PhD pathobiologist | YNWA | PGP: 06D0 E6A5 AC19 3074 13B0 9F87 A332 744F E4D1 95DF
Washington DC
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
4,512 36.8%
189.profile imageSophie Bushwick

Science writer, podcast & video producer, etc. Also Technology Editor at @SciAm
New York, NY
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,731 36.8%
190.profile imageJennifer Bogo

Science journalist. Penguin enthusiast. Fan of Mars habitats but think Earth is worth saving. VP, Content at @audubonsociety. Formerly orbited @popsci @popmech.
New York
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,684 36.8%
191.profile imageNational Science Foundation

Explore #NSFfunded research that is transforming the world. / Social media policy: bit.ly/smpnsf
Alexandria, VA
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
1,088,264 36.4%
192.profile imageMiriam Kramer

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
17,478 36.4%
193.profile imageMaddie Stone

Writer, nerd, managing editor @EARTH3R by @Gizmodo. @GMGUnion. Earth & enviro science PhD. DMs open.
Philadelphia, PA
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
14,837 36.4%
194.profile imageSarah Zhang

staff writer @TheAtlantic, eukaryote // email: [email protected]
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
10,517 36.4%
195.profile imageCharles Seife

Journalist, author, NYU professor, debunker of 'alternative facts'
New York City
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
10,093 36.4%
196.profile imageEwen Callaway

Immigrant. Journalist at Nature.
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
5,471 36.4%
197.profile imageAeon

Aeon is a magazine of ideas and culture. We publish in-depth essays, incisive articles, and a mix of original and curated videos - free to all.
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
136,638 35.9%
198.profile imagebrad plumer

Reporter at @nytclimate. On the apocalypse beat, more or less. Email me at [email protected]
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
34,480 35.9%
199.profile imageHelen Branswell

Senior writer, infectious diseases & global health, @statnews. I block rude. #flu #Ebola, #polio, #AMR. Neiman '11. 🇨🇦 No tagging, please.
Boston, MA
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
26,102 35.9%
200.profile imageGwen Pearson

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
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
21,564 35.9%
201.profile imageJanet D. Stemwedel

Philosopher, lapsed chemist, Forbes contributor. Previously: Scientific American, ScienceBlogs. forbes.com/sites/janetste…
San Francisco Bay Area
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
13,522 35.9%
202.profile imagePhilip Yam

Science editor, writer. Editor-in-Chief, Simons Foundation. President, AAJA-NY 2013-2017. Former @SciAm managing editor. Book author. My views
New York
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
4,368 35.9%
203.profile imageapoorva mandavilli

Award-winning science journo. Founding editor & EIC @Spectrum. Sometimes @nytimes @theatlantic. Co-founder @CultureDish Contact: fullnameATgmail

9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
2,750 35.9%
204.profile imageVaughan Bell

Neuropsychologist and associate professor at UCL. Clinical psychologist in the NHS. Occasional writer. Interested in people. Views my own.
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
47,999 35.5%
205.profile imageDavid Bradley 🎸📷⚗️

Science and Stuff - 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦🎸🎵🐦🦋🍺🏊🏻‍♂️📷⚗️ 🍷🥃🥧✈️🏝️🌳🌲🎭🇪🇺🎦🏕👨‍🎤🎤🐶👨‍🔬📚🧪🔭🌙🔬🦖🌋🧬🧲🕶️
Cambridge, UK
11 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
42,897 35.5%
206.profile imageHope Jahren

author of LAB GIRL, winner of the 2016 NBCC award in autobiography
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
36,197 35.5%
207.profile imageAndrew Thaler

Marine Science and Conservation at Blackbeard Biologic. Deep-sea ecology. Population genetics. Underwater robots. The deep sea is Earth's last great wilderness.
Unceded Piscataway land, Maryland, USA
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
23,678 35.5%
208.profile imageOliver Morton

Author, The Planet Remade heliophage.wordpress.com/2015/09/26/the…. Views not The Economist's, RT's not endorsements (obviously)
Greenwich, UK
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
8,862 35.5%
209.profile imageGeorge Musser

contributing editor for Scientific American, author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to String Theory and Spooky Action at a Distance
New York
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
8,068 35.5%
210.profile imageEzra Klein

Founder and editor-at-large, Vox.com. Why yes, I do have a podcast. itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the…
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,514,588 35.0%
211.profile imageAndrew Freedman

Science Editor @axios. Tips: [email protected] | Encrypted: [email protected] | DM me for Signal
New York, NY
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
172,615 35.0%
212.profile imageAlex Wild

Curator of Entomology at the University of Texas at Austin.
Austin, Texas
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
21,990 35.0%
213.profile imageJamie Vernon

Science advocate, champion of evidence-based decision making. Husband, Dad, Citizen, Scientist. This is the personal account of @SigmaXiCEO.
Raleigh, NC
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,828 35.0%
214.profile imageKaryn Traphagen

Cultivating Curiosity.
Durham, NC
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter until last tweet (2018-Jan-19)
6,006 35.0%
215.profile imageBrendan Borrell

Correspondent @outsidemagazine Contributing writer @hakaimagazine @spectrum Also keeping busy @natgeo @theatlantic @audubonsociety
Los Angeles, CA
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,330 35.0%
216.profile imageHillary Clinton

2016 Democratic Nominee, SecState, Senator, hair icon. Mom, Wife, Grandma x2, lawyer, advocate, fan of walks in the woods & standing up for our democracy.
New York, NY
5 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
24,268,904 34.5%
217.profile imageSpaceX

SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches the world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft
Hawthorne, CA
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
8,104,747 34.5%
218.profile imageReuters Science News

From newly charted astronomical anomalies at the far reaches of the universe to the rise of nanotechnology, nobody covers science like Reuters.com.
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
914,547 34.5%
219.profile imageSteven Pinker

Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
Boston, MA
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
513,755 34.5%
220.profile imageNicholas Thompson

Editor in Chief of @wired. DMs are always open for tips and scoops. Also [email protected]
New York
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
106,271 34.5%
221.profile imageDavid Grinspoon

Astrobiologist, Author, Musician. 👽🚀🎸🎵🌎❤️
Biosphere One
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
23,275 34.5%
222.profile imageLiz Landau

@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
10,153 34.5%
223.profile imageAllie Wilkinson

Freelance science journalist. Founder of @lookslikesci. Marine biologist at heart. Member of SEJ, NASW, SCB
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
6,134 34.5%
224.profile imageDavid Harris

science+art+design+journalism+books+words (Editor of Journal of Brief Ideas: briefideas.org. Previously editor of various science magazines.)
Brisbane, Australia
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
4,030 34.5%
225.profile imageAnna Kuchment

The Dallas Morning News science writer, Scientific American editor, and author of The Forgotten Cure (Copernicus Books; 2012), about phages. Views are my own.
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,975 34.5%
226.profile imageCERN

#CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, is the world's largest particle physics lab, home of the #LHC. French: @CERN_FR
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
2,558,814 34.1%
227.profile imageLongreads

The world's best stories, since 2009. Use #longreads to share your favorites. Part of the @Automattic @WordPressdotcom family.
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
280,680 34.1%
228.profile image🏳️‍🌈 Cara Santa Maria 🏳️‍🌈

#SciCommFTW | Host: @TalkNerdy_Pod @SkepticsGuide #FixedThatForYou | Cofounder: @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA | On TV: @BillNyeSaves @NatGeoChannel she/her
Los Angeles
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
79,294 34.1%
229.profile imageDr. David Shiffman

@LiberEroFellows studying Canadian shark fisheries at @SFU. Marine conservation biologist and science writer. Blogger at @sfriedscience
Vancouver, British Columbia
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
41,890 34.1%
230.profile imageBora Zivkovic

Pittsboro, NC
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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231.profile imageAntonio Regalado

Progress in science depends on new techniques, new discoveries and new ideas, probably in that order - {Sydney Brenner}. I write about biotechniques @techreview
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14,445 34.1%
232.profile imageJoel Achenbach

The Washington Post; Achenblog; Why Things Are; Captured By Aliens; The Grand Idea; A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea
Washington DC
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9,929 34.1%
233.profile imageCarmen Drahl

Freelance chemistry and food journalist. Bylines @cenmag @Forbes @DCist @SciAm. Chemistry Ph.D. Inglés+Español. Secure mail: carmendrahl-at-protonmaildotcom
Washington, DC, mostly.
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
9,306 34.1%
234.profile imageMichael Balter

40+ yrs a journalist. Former Paris Correspondent Science, former NYU journalism prof, current instructor @HVWritersCenter. SciAm, Audubon, SAPIENS, The Verge...
Recently returned to USA from 29 yrs exile in Europe.
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
4,809 34.1%
235.profile imageMollie Bloudoff-Inde

Freelance journalist. Science aficionado. Antarctica traveler. @Columbiajourn @UCberkeley @UniofOxford Co-founder of @DiverseSources. she/her [email protected]
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,338 34.1%
236.profile imageElizabeth Preston

Freelance writer of sciencey stuff for @QuantaMagazine @TheAtlantic etc., silly stuff for @mcsweeneys. Former editor of MUSE magazine. Aspiring cephalopod.
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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237.profile imageBrian Cox

Touring the world in 2019, mainly talking about cosmology, quantum mechanics, black holes and the value of our civilisation.
The Earth, with everyone else
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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238.profile imagenature

International weekly journal of science. Editorials, News & Views, corrections and primary research coverage here. For news, please see @NatureNews.
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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239.profile imageLeonid Kruglyak

Geneticist. Professor @UCLA. @Strava addict. Occasional mountaineer. Analyzing large datasets since long before #BigData became cool. My tweets are my own.
Santa Monica Mtns, probably
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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240.profile imageKendra "Gloom is My Beat" Pierre-Louis

current @nytimes past @popsci @MIT_sciwrite Working to get mayo put on the side [email protected] Secure: [email protected]
Ride or Die NYC
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241.profile imageMichele Banks

Maker of science-y art. The Monet of drosophila. Microblognitsa. Keeper of the lolcats. #sciart #scicomm
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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242.profile imageJennifer Frazer

Freelance science writer, author of The Artful Amoeba at Scientific American, Under-Loved Lifeform Enthusiast, and poker/prodder of misc. slimy things.
Colorado's Front Range
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243.profile imageVeronique Greenwood

Odds and ends, bric-a-brac, scientific paraphernalia. Writer for The Atlantic, The New York Times, BBC Future, and others.
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244.profile imageCharlie Petit

Founding writer for Knight Science Journalism Tracker, retired , ex-SF Chronicle and USNews & WR sci writer, not too smart but interested in every direction.
Berkeley CA
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245.profile imageEmily Graslie 🌸🐝

Chief Curiosity Correspondent for the @FieldMuseum, Lead driver of youtube.com/thebrainscoop. Business: emilygraslie.com/contact/ Nature's No. 1 Fan.
Chicago, IL
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246.profile imageDr Adam Rutherford

Back off man, I'm a scientist hyperurl.co/BookofHumans
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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247.profile imageAm Geophysical Union

Official account of the American Geophysical Union, the world's largest organization of Earth and space scientists. Tweets do not imply endorsement.
Washington, DC
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248.profile imageScott Hensley

Editing various health and science stories for @NPRScience. Ex-WSJ. Lover of Dobermans, 🦀s, @jhumenslacrosse, craft beer & 🇺🇸. (PR folks, no pitches, pls.)
Washington, D.C.
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
32,081 33.2%
249.profile imageJeanne Garbarino, PhD

Directs @RockEDU_ Science Outreach at @RockefellerUniv. Social justice & STEM education. Biochemist. Mom. Product of The Bronx.
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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250.profile imageLiza Gross

Journalist #health #environment. @FERNnews Editor, @PLOSBiology. Views my own. Science Writers' Investigative Reporting Handbook amzn.to/2PXr7i8
San Francisco
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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251.profile imagePeter Edmonds

Work in astronomy publicity after surviving an astrophysics PhD & postdocs. Interested in science & scicomm. Opinions are mine & RTs aren't always endorsements.
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,106 33.2%
252.profile imageRoxanne Khamsi

journalist who pipetted | writing in @NYTMag @SciAm @Slate & more | chief news editor at @NatureMedicine | lecturer at @stonybrooku and @cuny | EAB @TEDMED
New York
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,144 33.2%
253.profile imageErin Podolak

Science Writer - mostly biology and medicine, Lehigh University and UW-Madison alum. Polar Bear enthusiast.
Memphis, TN
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,036 33.2%
254.profile imageKate Sheppard

Senior enterprise editor at @HuffPost, lecturer at UNC-Chapel Hill, board member at @streetsensedc, @SEJorg booster, left shark, mom.
Chapel Hill, NC
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
60,122 32.7%
255.profile imageDr. Jonathan Foley

Global Environmental Scientist. Author. Speaker. Executive Director, Project Drawdown @ProjectDrawdown. My tweets. My views.
San Francisco
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37,413 32.7%
256.profile imageThe Jupiter Girl

Molecular Biology, Nanotechnology| Space | Astropalaeontology | Co-founder, @realscientists | Dinosaur Evangelist | Sometimes on @RNDrive & @radionational
Auckland, Aotearoa via 🇦🇺
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257.profile imageMartin F. Robbins

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258.profile imageJohn Hawks

I'm a paleoanthropologist, exploring ancient sites and human genomes to uncover our origins. Follow along!
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17,013 32.7%
259.profile imageMosaic

Stories about the science you care about in a changing world. Created by @wellcometrust, free to republish under Creative Commons. Text, video and podcast.
London, UK
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260.profile imageBrooke Jarvis

Reader, magaziner. Contributing writer, @NYTmag and @CalSunday
Tennessean on the Puget Sound.
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261.profile imageSarah Zielinski

Managing editor, Science News for Students. Contributor to Science News. Obsessed with animals--especially cats.
Washington, DC
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4,518 32.7%
262.profile imageLiz Szabo

Senior correspondent at Kaiser Health News. I write enterprise stories about acute care -- ie, cancer, heart disease, etc. -- especially related to aging.
Washington, D.C.
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263.profile imageMatter

We make stuff.
New York, NY
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22,485 32.3%
264.profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum

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
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265.profile imageClara Moskowitz

Senior Editor at Scientific American, covering space & physics. Views expressed are my own.
New York, NY
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
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266.profile imageCharles Bergquist

Director of Science Friday, a public radio science program distributed by @WNYCStudios. Ask your doctor if @scifri may be right for you. Restrictions apply.
East Coast USA
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267.profile imageMary Beth Griggs

Science Editor @VergeScience. Formerly @PopSci. Tweets are my own.
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,543 31.8%
268.profile imageJamie Shreeve

Contributing Writer/Editor, National Geographic
Nashville TN and Bellport NY
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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269.profile imageNPR

News. Arts & Life. Music. Everything and more from NPR. 🕵️ Securely send us news tips: https://t.co/LPkf6Tsozm
11 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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270.profile imageJessie/ @RealScientists

Real science from real scientists, writers, communicators, artists & clinicians. This week: Jessie Christiansen | @aussiastronomer
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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271.profile imageTom Zeller Jr.

Journalist; @NYTimes & @KSJatMIT alum; Editor in Chief, @UndarkMag (undark.org); Formidable lyric vault. Currently reading: @sarahkendzior
Cambridge, MA
12 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
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272.profile imageShannon Palus

writer @slate covering health, wellness, and consumerism
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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273.profile imageThe Washington Post

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Washington, DC
11 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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274.profile imageAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Congresswoman for NY-14 (Bronx + Queens). In a modern, moral, + wealthy society, no American should be too poor to live. 💯% People-Funded, no corporate PAC $.
Bronx + Queens, NYC
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,620,998 30.9%
275.profile imageGavin Schmidt

Climate scientist, occasional juggler, even more occasional author, curious about how the world works.
New York, NY
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
41,662 30.9%
276.profile imageJulia Belluz

Health correspondent @voxdotcom #medicine #science #publichealth MIT Knight Fellow '14. Contact me securely @ KeyBase: jbelluz or DM for Signal
Washington, DC
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277.profile imageHannah Devlin

The Guardian's Science Correspondent. Send me your stories: [email protected]
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
16,066 30.9%
278.profile imageThe Story Collider

True, personal stories about science.
NYC, DC, LA, Boston, London +
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13,289 30.9%
279.profile imageMiriam Goldstein

Marine biologist, former Hill staffer, obligate swamp dweller. Dir. of Ocean Policy at @amprog. Opinions my own, RTs/=endorsements, spineless jokes all mine.
Washington DC
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
12,572 30.9%
280.profile imageMichael Specter

I am a staff writer at The New Yorker and the author of the book Denialism.
Hudson, NY
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
11,650 30.9%
281.profile imageClifton Wiens

Then: Nat Geo. Now: Scripted series set in 1876 Washington in development w/Pilothouse Pictures. Modern times, as it were.
Instagram clifton_wiens
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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282.profile imageEli Kintisch

Video producer. Correspondent, Science mag.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,567 30.9%
283.profile imageNASA JPL

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory manages many of NASA's robotic missions exploring Earth, the solar system and our universe. Tweets from JPL's News Office.
Pasadena, Calif.
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,781,056 30.5%
284.profile imageMaggie Haberman

White House correspondent for NYTimes, analyst for CNN. RTs don't imply agreement. [email protected]
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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285.profile imageXeni Jardin

“Flamethrowing writer” —@sulliview. Outliving cancer. 🙏 Support my voice https://t.co/n4bVjE8RfQ • I’m part of @boingboing. https://t.co/b3WS3ZKXsA
12 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
138,045 30.5%
286.profile imageMike Brown

Astronomer, planet hunter, Pluto killer, bear whisperer, Finger-wrapped dad. Dangerous secularist.
Pasadena, CA
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
63,558 30.5%
287.profile imageCatherine Q.

Astrophysicist, science communicator, over-thinker. One of @HuffPostscience Top 30 Physicists to follow. Autoimmune illness girl. Nomadic Kiwi. Dogs rule.
New Zealand
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
40,961 30.5%
288.profile imageMegan Garber

Atlantic writer. Coffee drinker.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
23,069 30.5%
289.profile imageskullsinthestars

Professor of optical physics, blogger of physics, history of physics, and pulp fiction. Falling Felines & Fundamental Physics, out October 2019!
Charlotte, NC
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
14,333 30.5%
290.profile imageDr. Paige Jarreau

#SciComm Nerd. Director of Social Media & #SciComm @LifeOmic! I'm a science blogger @LSUscience, blog researcher & social media consultant. Ask me anything!
Baton Rouge
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
13,686 30.5%
291.profile imagepeeeeeeent

this is a bird twitter also im still queer they/them etc etc
New York, USA
3 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
6,268 30.5%
292.profile imageHelen Pearson

Chief Magazine Editor for Nature (views expressed here are my own). Writer, mum of 3 boys, author of book The Life Project, on the British birth cohorts.
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,154 30.5%
293.profile imageMike Lemonick

I'm the Opinion Editor for Scientific American. I also write books
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10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,578 30.5%
294.profile imageMarissa Fessenden

Science journalist & illustrator who loves the 🏔️ Seen at @smithsonianmag, @sciam, @spectrum, @naturenews & elsewhere. Queer. pronouns: they/them/theirs
Bozeman, MT
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,487 30.5%
295.profile imageSlate

A daily magazine on the web.
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
1,775,937 30.0%
296.profile imageThe Atlantic

Politics, culture, business, science, technology, health, education, global affairs, more. Tweets by @CaitlinFrazier
Washington, D.C.
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1,768,446 30.0%
297.profile imageSoledad O'Brien

Thank you, next.
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956,988 30.0%
298.profile imageDavid Fahrenthold

Washington Post reporter, covering President Trump's businesses and conflicts of interest. MSNBC contributor. Tips? [email protected]
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633,157 30.0%
299.profile imageBill McKibben

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10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
293,343 30.0%
300.profile imageNeuroskeptic

Neuroscience, psychology and psychiatry through a skeptical lens. Just a brain with some eyes. Blogs for @DiscoverMag and @PLOSNeuro.
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
160,224 30.0%