Professional Science Writers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2019-May-24 08:38 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, 3 mos on Twitter
161,452 80.0%
2.profile imageCarl Zimmer

@nytimes columnist. Author: carlzimmer.com/books/ Contacts via my web site welcome
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
273,454 76.9%
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, 8 mos on Twitter
30,683 74.2%
4.profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker

Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Science and society = my jam. Occasional cute kid stories. She/Her.
Minneapolis, MN
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
31,091 72.9%
5.profile imageAlexandra Witze

Correspondent for Nature, views my own. Reach me (generally) witzescience-at-gmaildotcom or (securely) awitze-at-protonmaildotcom.
Boulder, CO
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
20,414 72.9%
6.profile imageVirginia Hughes

Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
34,436 72.0%
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, 2 mos on Twitter
36,778 70.7%
8.profile imageDeborah Blum

Book author, Science journalist, blogger, and director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT.
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
35,218 68.4%
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, 9 mos on Twitter
40,022 66.7%
10.profile imageJennifer Ouellette

Science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Senior reporter, Ars Technica. Past: Gizmodo. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll.
Los Angeles, CA
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
37,403 66.7%
11.profile imageScientific American

Awesome discoveries. Expert insights. Science that shapes the world.
New York City
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,730,370 66.2%
12.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, 9 mos on Twitter
1,923,229 66.2%
13.profile imageIvan Oransky

VP, Editorial, @Medscape. Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; president, @AHCJ.
Northampton, MA and New York, NY
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
31,847 65.3%
14.profile imageAmy Harmon

New York Times reporter covering science & society. She/Her. Mom of @rumblecomics
New York, NY
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
20,729 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
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
63,285 62.7%
16.profile imageRobin Lloyd

reporter, editor, teacher @sciam @nyu_journalism @spectrum @undarkmag
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
11,027 62.7%
17.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, 4 mos on Twitter
103,735 62.2%
18.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Medicine, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sync your calendar with the solar system: nyti.ms/2ECMtej
New York, NY
12 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
1,149,730 60.9%
19.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, 9 mos on Twitter
21,164 60.9%
20.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
12 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
106,258,575 60.0%
21.profile imageNadia Drake

Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer, slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), jungles and spiders. Champagneophile. PhD.
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
26,110 60.0%
22.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @sandraupson, @JetJocko, @rtg0nzalez, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.
San Francisco, California
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
2,014,885 59.6%
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, 5 mos on Twitter
84,214 59.6%
24.profile imageSeth Mnookin

I write books and articles and am the director of @MIT_SciWrite. website: sethmnookin.com.
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
34,689 59.1%
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
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
19,752 59.1%
26.profile imageCorey S. Powell

Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Contributing editor at @discovermag, @AmSciMag, and @aeonmag. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
67,149 58.7%
27.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist/cosmologist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of cosmic catastrophes
Raleigh, NC
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
312,019 58.2%
28.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, 6 mos on Twitter
18,260 58.2%
29.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
13,292,448 57.3%
30.profile imageRiley 🏴‍☠️ Skeleton Keys!

Distant cousin of T. rex. Author of My Beloved Brontosaurus, Written in Stone, & Skeleton Keys! Blogs @sciam. Aka Brian Switek. Genderfluid, they/them.
Where the fossils are.
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
25,841 57.3%
31.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, 2 mos on Twitter
19,536 57.3%
32.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, 3 mos on Twitter
15,121 57.3%
33.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, 3 mos on Twitter
231,875 56.9%
34.profile imageAlexis C. Madrigal

staff writer @TheAtlantic | book for @mcdbooks | visiting scholar @BerkeleyISchool | Mexican, American, Earthseed | ***mostly not here***
Oakland, CA
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
195,331 56.9%
35.profile imageBrendan Maher

Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
12,746 56.9%
36.profile imageThe Open Notebook

Articles on science journalism craft, story annotations, writer interviews, a database of pitch letters & more.
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
9,654 56.9%
37.profile imageJonathan Eisen

Professor @UCDavis Guardian of Microbial Diversity #OpenScience #Diversity #RedSox #Barca #Type1 #BirdPhotography phylogenomics.me
Davis, CA
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
53,280 56.4%
38.profile imageDan Vergano

BuzzFeed News science desk in Washington D.C. Contact: [email protected] Secure tips: contact.buzzfeed.com
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
16,884 55.6%
39.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow. From @WNYCStudios.
New York, New York
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
762,362 55.1%
40.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
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
12,487 55.1%
41.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, 11 mos on Twitter
9,584 55.1%
42.profile imageNew Scientist

The best place to find out what’s new in science – and why it matters. Tweets by @SoMe_Lilian. Subscribe here: https://t.co/39g6XuLDoZ
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,464,841 54.7%
43.profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷

I make @flashforwardpod 〰〰 futures critic 〰〰 skeptical optimist 〰〰 formerly @30for30 〰〰 she/her 〰〰 Tweets 🗑 in 30 days 〰〰 👽 🤖 ⚡️ 🚀 [email protected]
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
21,430 54.2%
44.profile imageNicholas St. Fleur

Award-winning science journalist covering archaeology, paleontology, space. @nytimes Passionate about diversity & outreach in science. [email protected]
[email protected]
6 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
10,009 54.2%
45.profile imagePhil Plait

SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy I use "likes" for bookmarks. No endorsement implied.
12 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
614,318 53.8%
46.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, 3 mos on Twitter
34,895 53.8%
47.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, 8 mos on Twitter
8,918 53.8%
48.profile imageEmily Anthes

Freelance science journalist. Author of Frankenstein's Cat: Cuddling Up to Biotech's Brave New Beasts (bit.ly/TxqZkm).
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,506 53.3%
49.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
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
8,410 52.9%
50.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EDT (UTC-4)
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
31,270,446 52.4%
51.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, 10 mos on Twitter
16,300 52.4%
52.profile imageDavid Biello

Dispatches from the future present. Me: Science curator @TEDtalks, book The Unnatural World, et cetera, et cetera...
New York, NY
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
14,572 52.0%
53.profile imagePeter Aldhous

Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,765 52.0%
54.profile imageEmily Lakdawalla

Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist. Asteroid 274860. Views are my own & not those of employer.
Pasadena, CA
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
157,160 51.6%
55.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, 10 mos on Twitter
59,626 51.6%
56.profile imageJohn Timmer

Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
9,443 51.6%
57.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
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
1,303,344 51.1%
58.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, 5 mos on Twitter
45,797 51.1%
59.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, 6 mos on Twitter
31,820 51.1%
60.profile imageDNLee

#JrProf, Mammalogist, Diversity & Access to STEM, Unapologetically Intersectional, Mama Panyabuku, TED Fellow, NatGeo Emerging Explorer, #DispatchesDNLee
Midwest, US; Tanzania, Africa
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
31,081 51.1%
61.profile imageAzeen Ghorayshi

investigative reporter @BuzzFeedNews / send me tips: [email protected] / signal: ask me (open DMs)
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,033 51.1%
62.profile imageBen Lillie

Co-founder of @caveatnyc. Previously: co-founder of @storycollider & writer for TED. Retweets are attempts to comprehend the universe.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
7,703 50.7%
63.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, 2 mos on Twitter
7,450 50.7%
64.profile imageAlan Boyle

Aerospace and science editor @GeekWire. Longtime blogger @CosmicLog. Author of "The Case for Pluto." Links/RTs ≠ endorsements
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
35,944 50.2%
65.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, 8 mos on Twitter
9,111 50.2%
66.profile imageMichael Moyer

Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
8,379 50.2%
67.profile imageChristopher Mims 🎆

Former baby and aspiring ghost. Writes about our tools and how they shape us for @WSJ. My DMs are open, be nice.
Baltimore, MD
12 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
89,133 49.3%
68.profile imageAatish Bhatia

∿ Science writer, teacher, physicist, immigrant ∿ Into: exploratory learning, math & science for creative expression, personal empowerment & community building.
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
14,841 49.3%
69.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, 5 mos on Twitter
12,549 48.9%
70.profile imageEJ Willingham

Expatriated Texan 🤠. PhD in gonads 🍒+postdoc in genitalia🍆, chronicler of the 🧠. PHALLACY, my book about penises, publishes in 2020.
The World
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
11,885 48.9%
71.profile imageChris Mooney

Energy and environment writer at @washingtonpost, also tweeting at @postgreen. Views are my own.
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
34,946 48.4%
72.profile imageNational Association of Science Writers

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, 7 mos on Twitter
23,444 48.4%
73.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, 3 mos on Twitter
20,042 48.4%
74.profile imageErin Biba

Science Journalist -- BBC, Scientific American, PopSci, The Daily Beast, Gizmodo, Earther, Dame, WIRED and others. Fact Checker.
The Cliffs of Insanity
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
30,476 48.0%
75.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, 4 mos on Twitter
15,101 48.0%
76.profile imageFerris Jabr

science writer ❂ contributing writer, @NYTmag and @sciam ❂ gardener ❂ naturalist ❂ surname rhymes with neighbor
Portland, OR
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
18,931 47.6%
77.profile imageDavid Quammen

Author of The Tangled Tree, Spillover, & other books. Contributing Writer for @NatGeo
Bozeman, Montana
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
10,881 47.6%
78.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, 3 mos on Twitter
1,063,068 47.1%
79.profile imageThe NPR Science Desk

Science news, commentary and conversation from NPR.
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
250,132 47.1%
80.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
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
16,853 47.1%
81.profile imageJason G. Goldman

Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Expedition leader. Bylines @SciAm @Biographic @BBCEarth @NatGeo & more. @GoScifari @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder
Los Angeles
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
16,407 47.1%
82.profile imageDiscover Magazine

The best science magazine, in print and online
Between gluons and galaxies
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
1,143,727 46.7%
83.profile imageAlok Jha

Science correspondent at @TheEconomist • Former @WellcomeTrust fellow • Author: The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt • [email protected]📧
London, England
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
31,677 46.7%
84.profile imageNancy Shute

Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
12,056 46.7%
85.profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer

Science journalist. Contributing editor @SciAm, columnist @Slate. Also @Nytimes, @MotherJones. Writing a book about raising kind kids for @putnambooks.
Hudson Valley, NY
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
10,260 46.7%
86.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, 10 mos on Twitter
5,215 46.7%
87.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, 4 mos on Twitter
6,899 46.2%
88.profile imagePaul Raeburn

Journalist. Author. Producer, Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast. Passionate about journalism. Excited about comedy.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,972 46.2%
89.profile imageEric Holthaus

Meteorologist | Staff writer @grist | Fellow @umnione | he, they | #actuallyautistic | dad, ecosocialist 🌱🌻🌹🌎❤️ | opinions=mine
Mdewakanton lands / Minnesota
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
467,752 45.8%
90.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
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
107,237 45.8%
91.profile imageDavid Kroll

@CUPharmacy pharmaceutical sciences prof, freelance pharma & healthcare writer @forbeshealth, clips @indyweek @cenmag. Gator PhD in Pharmacology & Therapeutics.
Denver, CO
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
11,623 45.8%
92.profile imagehanner

words and birds 🌾senior associate editor @audubonsociety. stands up for the common bird. #blm she/her. write for me: [email protected]
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
8,671 45.8%
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
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
7,458 45.8%
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
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
5,768 45.8%
95.profile imageAmos Zeeberg

Freelance science and technology journalist. No job is too big; no fee is too big.
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
2,555 45.8%
96.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader. Writer. Bicycle-dependent. Author of "Figuring."
Brooklyn, NY
11 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
891,928 45.3%
97.profile imageKathleen Raven

Science writer. Genetics & medicine advances & hearing loss & statistics & those things that make you pause // #FutureIsFemale // Siga la lucha //
In flight
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
6,047 45.3%
98.profile imageNational Geographic

Taking our understanding and awareness of the world further for 130 years
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
22,846,791 44.9%
99.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, 7 mos on Twitter
23,357 44.9%
100.profile imageHillary Rosner

Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Boulder, CO
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,484 44.9%
101.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
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
8,641,073 44.4%
102.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, 3 mos on Twitter
2,904,028 44.4%
103.profile imageDr. Kiki Sanford

Science ninjas unite!
Portland, OR
11 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
190,990 44.4%
104.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, 6 mos on Twitter
5,676 44.4%
105.profile imageJay Rosen

I teach journalism and direct the Studio 20 program at NYU, critique the press, direct @membershippzzle. 'Ambassador' for @decorrespondent's expansion.
New York City [email protected]
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
250,323 44.0%
106.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, 10 mos on Twitter
90,103 44.0%
107.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, 7 mos on Twitter
46,885 44.0%
108.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, 4 mos on Twitter
28,467 44.0%
109.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, 8 mos on Twitter
18,620 44.0%
110.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, 7 mos on Twitter
7,832 44.0%
111.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, 7 mos on Twitter
6,140 44.0%
112.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, 3 mos on Twitter
46,529 43.6%
113.profile imageMika McKinnon

Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious. #scicomm #womeninSTEM she/her
West Coast
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
37,108 43.6%
114.profile imageJoe Hanson

Nerdy by nature. Ph.D. biologist, science writer, creator of @okaytobesmart on YouTube. Not an actual LEGO. Instagram: drjoehanson
Austin, TX
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
34,666 43.6%
115.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, 7 mos on Twitter
15,020 43.6%
116.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, 10 mos on Twitter
4,005,103 43.1%
117.profile imageMatthew Herper

Senior Writer, Medicine at STAT News. This is biology's century; Every data point has a face.
New York
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
90,041 43.1%
118.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)
3,280 43.1%
119.profile imageElon Musk

9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
26,645,838 42.7%
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, 2 mos on Twitter
41,435 42.7%
121.profile imageRaychelle Burks

#Chemistry Blackademic in the Ivory Tower. She/they. Left Coaster in the Lone Star. Sarcastic & silly. Tweets = personal ≠ professional. In @CurlyHairMafia.
Middle of Nowhere
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
22,042 42.7%
122.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, 3 mos on Twitter
12,617 42.7%
123.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, 6 mos on Twitter
9,161 42.2%
124.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, 3 mos on Twitter
3,997 42.2%
125.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, 3 mos on Twitter
3,796 42.2%
126.profile imageNautilus

A magazine on science, culture, and philosophy for the intellectually curious
Science Connected
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
81,663 41.8%
127.profile imageErika Check Hayden

Director, @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
9,666 41.8%
128.profile imagekelly oakes

science journalist 🚀 bylines at New Scientist, BBC, the i paper, etc 🌍 previously at BuzzFeed 🐱 [email protected] 📧 https://t.co/EsmgC9ayZ4
London via Oldham
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
7,586 41.8%
129.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, 7 mos on Twitter
6,636 41.8%
130.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, 5 mos on Twitter
5,181 41.8%
131.profile imageBill Nye

Science Rules! Podcast Out Now 🧪
Los Angeles, CA
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
5,857,559 41.3%
132.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/
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
14,115 41.3%
133.profile imageLou Woodley

Supporting & researching scientific communities @TheCSCCE Center for Scientific Collaboration & Community Engagement #CEFP2019 #OpenScience #SciComm 🐿
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
12,287 41.3%
134.profile imageRachel Nuwer

Freelance journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo, BBC & more. Author of POACHED.
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
6,813 41.3%
135.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
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
789,720 40.9%
136.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, 9 mos on Twitter
291,254 40.9%
137.profile imageEric Berger

Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets.
Houston, TX
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
37,724 40.9%
138.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, 9 mos on Twitter
35,073 40.9%
139.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, 4 mos on Twitter
20,790 40.9%
140.profile imageSarah Kaplan

Reporter @washingtonpost covering news from around the nation and across the universe. [email protected]
Washington, D.C.
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
11,734 40.9%
141.profile imageNidhi Subbaraman

Science reporter @BuzzFeedNews. [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
6,822 40.9%
142.profile imageAtul Gawande

Surgeon, Writer, Researcher, CEO.... havenhealthcare.com ariadnelabs.org lifebox.org
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
280,013 40.4%
143.profile imageMichael Eisen

I study how flies are made & how fungi control their behavior. I fight to make science open and fair. EIC of eLife. He/him. My conflicts bit.ly/1npOeyU.
37° 14′ 6″ N, 115° 48′ 40″ W
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
31,828 40.4%
144.profile imageNatalie Wolchover

Physics writer and editor @QuantaMagazine. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
21,827 40.4%
145.profile imageSiri Carpenter

Editor of @open_notebook, freelance writer and editor, @sciencewriters president. Opinions expressed are my own, for better or worse. She/her/hers.
Madison, Wisconsin
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,106 40.4%
146.profile imageAnn Finkbeiner

Science writer whose current job is to write whatever I can get an assignment to write.
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,527 40.4%
147.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, 11 mos on Twitter
482,277 40.0%
148.profile imageLisa Grossman

Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
8,513 40.0%
149.profile imageAmanda Moon

Editorial Consulting & Project Management at Moon & Company. Former & always: @fsgbooks @basicbooks @palgrave_ @sciam
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
4,316 40.0%
150.profile imageFred Guterl

special projects editor @newsweek, formerly @sciam executive editor, author (Fate of the Species)
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
4,059 40.0%
151.profile imageAlice Bell

Co-run a climate charity. Also writing a book on the history of the climate crisis. Former journo, academic and museum worker. [email protected]
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
26,414 39.6%
152.profile imageElizabeth Lopatto

Deputy editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] She/her. Put my cat tweets on television, you cowards.
Oakland, California
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
11,183 39.6%
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, 10 mos on Twitter
9,711 39.6%
154.profile imageAleszu Bajak

Science journalist teaching at @NUjournalism • Editor @Storybench @LatAmSci • @KSJatMIT 14 • Alum @Undarkmag @esquireclassic @SciFri • Peruvian-gringo • #rstats
Cambridge, MA
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,025 39.6%
155.profile imagesimon frantz

Managing Editor, Features BBC.com. Formerly: @BBC_Future, @nobelprize, @NatRevDrugDisc. Views expressed are my own.
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,846 39.6%
156.profile imageTim De Chant ⚡️

Science journalism for the public good at @KSJatMIT, formerly @NOVApbs.
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,386 39.6%
157.profile imageNews from Science

The latest stories in science, brought to you by the @sciencemagazine news team.
Washington, D.C.
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
240,459 39.1%
158.profile imageNate Silver

Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,203,876 38.7%
159.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, 7 mos on Twitter
109,775 38.7%
160.profile imageElizabeth Kolbert

I am a New Yorker staff writer and author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe and The Sixth Extinction.
5 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
36,203 38.7%
161.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
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
12,950 38.7%
162.profile imageWIRED

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.
San Francisco/New York
12 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
10,359,641 38.2%
163.profile imageGeoff Brumfiel

I'm an editor/correspondent for @nprscience. Editing science, space etc. Corresponding science and security, especially nukes. securedrop.npr.org
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,733 38.2%
164.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, 10 mos on Twitter
6,304 38.2%
165.profile imageFrancie Diep

Science journalist, staff writer @PacificStand, appreciator of prose in all forms
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,869 38.2%
166.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, 2 mos on Twitter
2,706 38.2%
167.profile imageDr. Tara C. Smith

Professor, microbiologist/ infectious disease epidemiologist, writer, preK & teen wrangler. Antibiotic resistance, zoonotic disease, scicomm, zombies.
Kent, Ohio
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
19,629 37.8%
168.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, 9 mos on Twitter
19,366 37.8%
169.profile imageChris Hadfield

Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after 3 spaceflights. For events and media, please write to [email protected]
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
2,399,395 37.3%
170.profile imageNational Science Foundation

Explore #NSFfunded research that is transforming the world. / Social media policy: bit.ly/smpnsf
Alexandria, VA
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,149,325 37.3%
171.profile imageJennifer Gunter

The Gray Lady’s gynecologist (@NYTStyles), sexpert, appropriately confident, lasso of truth, ponysister, I speak for no one but me. The Vagina Bible (Aug 2019).
San Francisco, CA
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
172,541 37.3%
172.profile imageMoheb Costandi

Neuroscientist/ writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press, 2016) and 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus, 2013).
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
38,539 37.3%
173.profile imageSarah Zhang

staff writer @TheAtlantic, eukaryote // email: [email protected]
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
10,902 37.3%
174.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, 10 mos on Twitter
8,568 37.3%
175.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, 7 mos on Twitter
4,700 37.3%
176.profile imageSophie Bushwick

Science writer, podcast & video producer, etc. Also Technology Editor at @SciAm
New York, NY
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,865 37.3%
177.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, 3 mos on Twitter
2,704 37.3%
178.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, 3 mos on Twitter
2,688 37.3%
179.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, 2 mos on Twitter
43,445,829 36.9%
180.profile imagePopular Science

Awe-inspiring science, tech, and DIY. 146 years strong. Here's animated proof: pops.ci/146YEARS
New York
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
1,294,881 36.9%
181.profile imageRadiolab

Radiolab is a show about curiosity from @WNYCStudios.
multiple universes
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
273,393 36.9%
182.profile imagePLOS

PLOS accelerates progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.
USA and UK
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
140,172 36.9%
183.profile imageCarin Anne Bondar

Scientific Storyteller. Ambivert. Philosopher. bondarmedia.com carinbondar.com
British Columbia, Canada
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
22,666 36.9%
184.profile imageMiriam Kramer

I write the @Axios Space newsletter. It's not aliens. It's never aliens. Get in touch: [email protected]
Now: NYC. Before: Tennessee.
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
18,548 36.9%
185.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
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
17,399 36.9%
186.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, 8 mos on Twitter
10,929 36.9%
187.profile imageMarc Abrahams

editor of the Annals of Improbable Research magazine, organizer of the Ig Nobel Prizes. Also see: @ImprobResearch
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
9,730 36.9%
188.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, 9 mos on Twitter
6,061 36.9%
189.profile imageSusannah Locke

Special projects editor @voxdotcom, formerly @PopSci, @sciam, tnghaikus.com. [email protected]
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
4,240 36.9%
190.profile imageApoorva Mandavilli

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

10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,937 36.9%
191.profile imageThe Onion

America's Finest News Source.
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
11,153,747 36.4%
192.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, 9 mos on Twitter
83,952 36.4%
193.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, 3 mos on Twitter
22,015 36.4%
194.profile imageMaia Szalavitz

Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
New York
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
21,680 36.4%
195.profile imageMaddie Stone

Writer, nerd, managing editor @EARTH3R by @Gizmodo. @GMGUnion. Earth & enviro science PhD. DMs open.
Philadelphia, PA
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
15,083 36.4%
196.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, 4 mos on Twitter
8,131 36.4%
197.profile imageJad Abumrad

Radiolab, More Perfect, music, other stuff. When I tweet it's just me.
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
308,072 36.0%
198.profile imageDavid Grinspoon

Astrobiologist, Author, Musician. 👽🚀🎸🎵🌎❤️
Biosphere One
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
23,706 36.0%
199.profile imageCharles Seife

Journalist, author, NYU professor, debunker of 'alternative facts'
New York City
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
10,057 36.0%
200.profile imageOliver Morton

Author of The Moon: A History for the Future medium.com/@Eaterofsun/th… Views not discernible from RTs
Greenwich, UK
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
9,112 36.0%
201.profile imageEwen Callaway

Immigrant. Journalist at Nature.
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
5,469 36.0%
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
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,384 36.0%
203.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. Visit: aeon.co
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
139,039 35.6%
204.profile imageDavid Bradley 🎸📷⚗️

Science and Stuff - 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦🎸🎵🐦🦉🦅🦋🐛🍺🏊🏻‍♂️📷⚗️ 🍷🥃🥧☕✈️🏝️🌳🌲🎭🇬🇧🇪🇺🎦🏕👨‍🎤🎤🐶👨‍🔬📚🧪🔭🌙🔬🤖🦖🌋🧬🧲🧫🕶️🏡♻️🐸
Cambridge, UK
11 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
42,689 35.6%
205.profile imageHope Jahren

author of LAB GIRL, winner of the 2016 NBCC award in autobiography
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
36,512 35.6%
206.profile imageHelen Branswell

Senior writer, infectious diseases & global health, @statnews. I block rude. #flu #Ebola, #polio, #AMR. Neiman '11. 🇨🇦 No tagging, please.
Boston, MA
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
27,274 35.6%
207.profile imageKendra "Gloom is My Beat" Pierre-Louis

current @nytimes past @popsci @MIT_sciwrite Working to get mayo put on the side
Ride or Die NYC
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
10,353 35.6%
208.profile imageKaryn Traphagen

Cultivating Curiosity.
Durham, NC
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter until last tweet (2018-Jan-19)
5,979 35.6%
209.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, 8 mos on Twitter
3,024 35.6%
210.profile imageSteven Pinker

Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
Boston, MA
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
529,429 35.1%
211.profile imageVaughan Bell

Neuropsychologist and associate professor at UCL. Clinical psychologist in the NHS. Occasional writer. Interested in people. Views my own.
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
48,517 35.1%
212.profile imagebrad plumer

Reporter at @nytclimate. On the apocalypse beat, more or less. Email me at [email protected]
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
35,677 35.1%
213.profile imageJanet D. Stemwedel

Philosopher, lapsed chemist, Forbes contributor. Previously: Scientific American, ScienceBlogs. forbes.com/sites/janetste…
San Francisco Bay Area
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
13,580 35.1%
214.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
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
10,334 35.1%
215.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
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
9,958 35.1%
216.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, 11 mos on Twitter
3,364 35.1%
217.profile imageBrendan Borrell

Correspondent @outsidemagazine Contributing writer @hakaimagazine @spectrum Also keeping busy @natgeo @theatlantic @audubonsociety
Los Angeles, CA
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,345 35.1%
218.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
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
24,560,106 34.7%
219.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, 5 mos on Twitter
2,888,658 34.7%
220.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, 10 mos on Twitter
2,559,390 34.7%
221.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, 4 mos on Twitter
2,516,987 34.7%
222.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, 11 mos on Twitter
910,567 34.7%
223.profile imageAndrew Freedman

Science Editor @axios. Tips: [email protected] | Encrypted: [email protected] | DM me for Signal
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
172,443 34.7%
224.profile imageNicholas Thompson

Editor in Chief of @wired. DMs are always open for tips and scoops. Also [email protected] and
New York
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
108,586 34.7%
225.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, 9 mos on Twitter
42,531 34.7%
226.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, 4 mos on Twitter
24,692 34.7%
227.profile imageAlex Wild

Curator of Entomology at the University of Texas at Austin.
Austin, Texas
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
22,516 34.7%
228.profile imageJamie Vernon

Science advocate, champion for evidence-based decision making. Husband, Dad, Citizen, Scientist. This is the personal account of @SigmaXiCEO
Raleigh, NC
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
6,828 34.7%
229.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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230.profile imageDavid Harris

science+art+design+journalism+books+words (Editor of Journal of Brief Ideas: briefideas.org. Previously editor of various science magazines.)
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231.profile imageElizabeth Preston

Freelance science journalist. Parenting science columnist for @medium. Former editor of MUSE magazine. Aspiring cephalopod.
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232.profile image🏳️‍🌈 Cara Santa Maria 🏳️‍🌈

#SciCommFTW | Host: @TalkNerdy_Pod @SkepticsGuide #FixedThatForYou | Cofounder: @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA | On TV: @BillNyeSaves @NatGeoChannel she/her
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233.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.
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234.profile imageThe Jupiter Girl

recklessly pursuing utopia. Molecular Biology, Nanotechnology| Space | Astropalaeontology | Co-founder, @realscientists | Dinosaur Evangelist |
Auckland, Aotearoa via 🇦🇺
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235.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.
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236.profile imageAllie Wilkinson

Freelance science journalist. Web producer @sciencenews. Award-winning baker.
Washington, DC
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237.profile imageSpaceX

SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches the world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft
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238.profile imageLongreads

The world's best stories, since 2009. Use #longreads to share your favorites. Part of the @Automattic @WordPressdotcom family.
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239.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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240.profile imageDr. Jonathan Foley

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241.profile imageAntonio Regalado

Progress in science depends on new techniques, new discoveries and new ideas, probably in that order - {Sydney Brenner}. I write about biotech @techreview
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242.profile imageCharles Bergquist

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243.profile imageJeanne Garbarino, PhD

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244.profile imageMichael Balter

40+ yrs a journalist. Former Paris Corresp Science, former NYU journalism prof, current instructor @HVWritersCenter. SciAm, SAPIENS, The Verge, Yale E360...
Recently returned to USA from 29 yrs exile in Europe.
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245.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, 4 mos on Twitter
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246.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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247.profile imageCharlie Petit

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Berkeley CA
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
1,726 33.8%
248.profile imagenature

International weekly journal of science. Editorials, News & Views, Comment, Careers and primary research coverage here. For news, please see @NatureNews.
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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249.profile imageBora Zivkovic

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250.profile imageLeonid Kruglyak

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Santa Monica Mtns, probably
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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251.profile imageMichele Banks

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252.profile imageSarah Zielinski

Managing editor, Science News for Students. Contributor to Science News. Obsessed with animals--especially cats.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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253.profile imageRoxanne Khamsi

journalist who pipetted | writing in @NYTMag @SciAm @Slate & more | chief news editor at @NatureMedicine | lecturer at @stonybrooku and @cuny | EAB @TEDMED
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254.profile imageErin Podolak

Science Writer, mostly about biology and medicine. Lehigh University and UW-Madison alum. Polar Bear enthusiast.
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255.profile imageDr Adam Rutherford

Back off man, I'm a scientist amazon.co.uk/-/e/B00ANSL166
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
68,023 32.9%
256.profile imageKate Sheppard

Senior enterprise editor at @HuffPost, prof at UNC, left shark, mom. PGP key: 514B 4D5A 76AF F2EA D4EF DC24 4453 6DD0 D00D 31F4
Chapel Hill, NC
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
59,907 32.9%
257.profile imageLoren Grush

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34,673 32.9%
258.profile imageBrooke Jarvis

Reader, magaziner. Contributing writer, @NYTmag and @CalSunday
Tennessean on the Puget Sound.
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9,506 32.9%
259.profile imageLiza Gross

Journalist #health #environment. @FERNnews. Editor, @PLOSBiology. Views my own. Science Writers' Investigative Reporting Handbook amzn.to/2PXr7i8
San Francisco
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260.profile imageMary Beth Griggs

Science Editor @VergeScience. Formerly @PopSci. Tweets are my own.
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261.profile imageJamie Shreeve

Contributing Writer/Editor, National Geographic
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8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
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262.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
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
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263.profile imageScott Hensley

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Washington, D.C.
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264.profile imageJohn Hawks

I'm a paleoanthropologist, exploring ancient sites and human genomes to uncover our origins. Follow along!
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265.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.
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266.profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum

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267.profile imageLiz Szabo

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268.profile imageMartin F. Robbins

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269.profile imageMatter

We make stuff.
New York, NY
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270.profile imageClara Moskowitz

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271.profile imageThe Washington Post

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272.profile imageryan

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273.profile imageShannon Palus

writer @slate covering health, wellness, and consumerism
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274.profile imageNPR

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275.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.
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276.profile imageDavid Fahrenthold

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277.profile imageJillian @RealScientists

Real science from real scientists, writers, communicators, artists & clinicians. This week: astrophysicist and author Jillian Scudder | @Jillian_Scudder
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278.profile imageCatherine Q.

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New Zealand
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279.profile imageTom Zeller Jr.

Journalist; @NYTimes & @KSJatMIT alum; Editor in Chief, @UndarkMag (undark.org); Formidable lyric vault. Currently reading: @sarahkendzior
Cambridge, MA
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280.profile imageElise Andrew

just a liberal, freckle-faced slut - some dude on Twitter. Also, I Fucking Love Science.
London, England
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281.profile imageGavin Schmidt

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282.profile imageHannah Devlin

The Guardian's Science Correspondent. Send me your stories: [email protected]
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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283.profile imageskullsinthestars

Professor of optical physics, blogger of physics, history of physics, and pulp fiction. Falling Felines & Fundamental Physics, out October 2019!
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14,473 30.7%
284.profile imageMiriam Goldstein

Marine biologist, former Hill staffer, Director of Ocean Policy & managing director at @CAPenergypolicy. Opinions my own, RTs/=endorsements, bad jokes all mine.
Washington DC
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285.profile imageMichael Specter

I am a staff writer at The New Yorker and the author of the book Denialism.
Hudson, NY
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
11,620 30.7%
286.profile imageGlendon Mellow

Art in Awe of Science | words/illustrations: @sciam @Scholastic @yalepress @io9 @earthmagazine @CFIA_Canada | #SciArt #scicomm #BikeTO
he/him | Toronto
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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287.profile imageClifton Wiens

Then: Nat Geo. Now: Scripted series set in 1876 Washington in development w/Pilothouse Pictures. Modern times, as it were.
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10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,828 30.7%
288.profile imageEli Kintisch

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Washington, DC
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3,576 30.7%
289.profile imageSarah Webb

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Chattanooga, TN
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290.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.
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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291.profile imageMike Lemonick

I'm the Opinion Editor for Scientific American. I also write books
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10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
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292.profile imageMaggie Haberman

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293.profile imageCJR

Monitoring the press, tracking the evolving media business & encouraging excellence in journalism since 1961.
New York, NY
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294.profile imageQuanta Magazine

Big ideas in science and math. Because you want to know more. Launched by @SimonsFdn.
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295.profile imageMiles O'Brien

Science, technology, aviation and space journalist.
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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296.profile imageMike Brown

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297.profile imageLisa Randall

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298.profile imageMegan Garber

Atlantic writer. Coffee drinker.
Washington, DC
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299.profile imageAngela Saini

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300.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
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14,105 30.2%