Professional Science Writers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2018-Jul-13 00:04 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
I Contain Multitudes
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
138,758 83.8%
2.profile imageCarl Zimmer

@nytimes columnist. New book: "She Has Her Mother's Laugh" bit.ly/SheHasHerMothe… My tweets are invitations to read the stories to which I link.
She Has Her Mother's Laugh
A Planet of Viruses
Evolution: Making Sense of Life
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
269,795 76.8%
3.profile imageVirginia Hughes

Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap.
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
32,160 73.7%
4.profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker

Professional nerd & question asker. Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Kansan still adjusting to Minnesota tree density. DM for Signal.
Before the Lights Go Out
Mental Floss Presents Be Amazing
Minneapolis, MN
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
27,925 73.7%
5.profile imageAlexandra Witze

Correspondent for Nature, views my own. Reach me (generally) witzescience-at-gmaildotcom or (securely) awitze-at-protonmaildotcom.
Island on Fire
Boulder, CO
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
18,599 73.2%
6.profile imageLaura Helmuth

Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. President of National Association @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
27,466 71.7%
7.profile imageDavid Dobbs

I write for The Atlantic, NatGeo, PacificStand, Undark, etal. Mostly on how science & med work - or fail. Ping me. Anonymous tipbox at j.mp/dobbsanon
All over
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
35,471 71.2%
8.profile imageDeborah Blum

Book author, Science journalist, blogger, and director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT.
The Poison Squad
The Best American Science and Nat...
The Best American Science and Nat...
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
32,954 70.7%
9.profile imageIvan Oransky

Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; president, @AHCJ. That's a bear cub that walked up to our window.
Northampton, MA
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
31,014 68.7%
10.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
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
96,464 68.2%
11.profile imageMaryn McKenna

@WIRED Ideas, @SchusterInst fellow, magazine journalist, TED speaker | Books: BIG CHICKEN (also PLUCKED), SUPERBUG, BEATING BACK THE DEVIL | [email protected]
Big Chicken
Beating Back the Devil
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
37,401 67.7%
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
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,878,916 67.2%
13.profile imageJennifer Ouellette

Jen-Luc Piquant is the faux-French avatar of science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Past Gizmodo science editor. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll.
Me, Myself, and Why
The Best Science Writing Online 2...
The Calculus Diaries
Los Angeles, CA
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
34,524 66.2%
14.profile imageSci Curious

Staff writer @SNStudents, writer at @ScienceNews, podcaster @sci4thepeople. Opinions my own. In my free time, I run long distances.
Science Blogging
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
60,658 64.1%
15.profile imageMariette DiChristina

Editor in Chief, @sciam. EVP, Editorial & Publishing, Magazines, Nature Research. All opinions expressed are my own. RTs are not endorsements.
New York
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
20,737 64.1%
16.profile imageDave Mosher

Science & technology correspondent at @businessinsider. Freelance for @healthnewsrevu. Previously: @PopSci @Wired @SPACEdotcom etc. DMs open for juicy news tips
New York, NY
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
19,462 63.6%
17.profile imageScientific American

Awesome discoveries. Expert insights. Science that shapes the world.
New York City, NY, USA
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,664,396 63.1%
18.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
101,273,126 62.6%
19.profile imageNadia Drake

Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
Little Book of Wonders
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
26,061 62.1%
20.profile imageAlexis C. Madrigal

staff writer @TheAtlantic | visiting scholar @BerkeleyISchool | in the real world, these just people with ideas | Mexican, Oakland, Earthseed
Oakland, CA
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
196,487 61.6%
21.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
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
80,743 61.6%
22.profile imageRobin Lloyd

senior writer @undarkmag covering public health, contributing editor @sciam
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
10,530 61.6%
23.profile imageSeth Mnookin

I write books and articles and am the director of @MIT_SciWrite. website: sethmnookin.com.
The Panic Virus
Feeding the Monster
Hard News
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
35,052 60.1%
24.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @KatieMPalmer, @JetJocko, @rtg0nzalez, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.
San Francisco, California
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,013,356 59.6%
25.profile imageCorey S. Powell

Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Contributing editor at @aeonmag, @discovermag, and @AmSciMag. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
73,011 59.6%
26.profile imageBrendan Maher

Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
12,657 59.6%
27.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
12,723,249 59.1%
28.profile imageChristie Aschwanden

Lead writer for science @FiveThirtyEight Evidence-based journalist, book critic, essayist. My parties have dancing. christieaschwanden.com
Good to Go
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
13,017 59.1%
29.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]
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
19,473 58.6%
30.profile imageAmy Harmon

New York Times reporter covering science & society. Mom of @rumblecomics
The Smallest Part
Making Faces
New York, NY
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
17,094 58.6%
31.profile imageBrian Switek

Distant cousin of T. rex. Author of My Beloved Brontosaurus, Written in Stone, & Skeleton Keys (coming 2019). Blogs @sciam. Furry self: @RileyBlackCat
Skeleton Keys
The T Rex Handbook (Discovering)
Prehistoric Predators
Where the fossils are.
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
24,982 58.1%
32.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, 2 mos on Twitter
12,367 58.1%
33.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Medicine, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sync your calendar with the solar system: nyti.ms/2ECMtej
New York, NY
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
1,135,589 57.6%
34.profile imageJonathan Eisen

Prof @UCDavis Guardian of Microbial Diversity; #OpenScience #STEMDiversity #RedSox #Barca; phylogenomics.me May the Microbes be Ever in Your Favor ✴️💥🥜⚙️🔆
Davis, CA
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
50,013 57.6%
35.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist/cosmologist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of airplane food
Raleigh, NC
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
276,885 57.1%
36.profile imageLizNeeley

Executive Director of The @Story_Collider. Lecturer @Yale with @NNCIonline. Compass points: science, storytelling, #scicomm studies & gorgeous design.
Washington DC area
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
16,844 57.1%
37.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
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
16,554 57.1%
38.profile imagePhil Plait

SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy I use "likes" for bookmarks. No endorsement implied.
Bad Astronomy
Bad Astronomy
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
613,148 56.6%
39.profile imageSean Carroll

Physicist and author at Caltech. Married to @JenLucPiquant. In favor of truth and kindness.
Los Angeles
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
219,693 56.6%
40.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.
Human Geography
New York, NY
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,343 56.6%
41.profile imageBrooke Borel

Host @MethodsPodcast. Ed-at-large @undarkmag. Instructor @bkbrains & @nyu_journalism. Books: Infested and The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checking. Show me your facts
The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checkin...
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,954 55.1%
42.profile imageEmily Anthes

Freelance science journalist. Author of Frankenstein's Cat: Cuddling Up to Biotech's Brave New Beasts (bit.ly/TxqZkm).
Frankenstein's Cat
Instant Egghead Guide
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,173 55.1%
43.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow. From @WNYCStudios.
New York, New York
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
761,848 54.5%
44.profile imageJohn Timmer

Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
9,408 54.5%
45.profile imageChristopher Mims 🎆

Tech columnist at @WSJ. How I use Twitter; how to contact me: txt.fyi/+/6da1177a/
Baltimore, MD
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
76,756 54.0%
46.profile imageRebecca Skloot

Author NYTimes Bestseller IMMORTAL LIFE OF #HENRIETTALACKS #HeLa now an HBO/@Oprah Film #HeLaMovie. Next book: humans #animals #ethics. Instagram @rebeccaskloot
The Best American Science and Nat...
The Best American Science Writing...
The Immortal Life of Henrietta La...
Oakland, CA
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
45,934 54.0%
47.profile imageAlan Boyle

Aerospace and science editor @GeekWire. Longtime blogger @CosmicLog. Author of "The Case for Pluto." Links/RTs ≠ endorsements
The Case for Pluto
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
32,952 54.0%
48.profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷

host & producer of @flashforwardpod 〰〰 futures critic 〰〰 skeptical optimist 〰〰 shorter than you expected 〰〰 formerly @30for30 podcasts 〰〰 she/her 〰〰 👽 🤖 ⚡️ 🔮 🚀
What Future 2018
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
16,701 54.0%
49.profile imageThe Open Notebook

Articles on science journalism craft, story annotations, writer interviews, a database of pitch letters & more.
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,972 54.0%
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.
Five Billion Years of Solitude
New York City
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,960 54.0%
51.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
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,376,890 53.5%
52.profile imageAnnalee Newitz

I write science fiction and nonfiction. Author: Autonomous (Lambda winner!). Podcast: @ooacpod. Founder: io9. Any pronoun. I ❤️ noodles. 📷 by Sarah Deragon.
Autonomous: A Novel
Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
She's Such a Geek
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
32,211 53.5%
53.profile imageKaren James

rogue scientist*, outdoorswoman, feminist • genetics, evolution, molecular ecology, botany, space, #citizenscience *formerly @mdibl & @nhm_london
Bar Harbor, ME
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
28,309 53.5%
54.profile imageKatherine H. Courage

Science writer. @SciAm. @CSUNaturalSci. Etc. Author of OCTOPUS! amzn.to/17xUF5R & forthcoming book about the microbiome + food. Runner. Gardener. Nerd.
Longmont, CO
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
9,071 53.5%
55.profile imagePeter Aldhous

Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
6,688 53.0%
56.profile imageDan Fagin

Professing journalism, directing SHERP @ NYU. Wrote Toms River, winner of '14 Pulitzer Prize in Nonfiction. Butterfly chaser. Discontinue if irritation occurs.
Toms River
Toxic Deception
New York
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
7,116 52.5%
57.profile imageDavid Biello

Dispatches from the future present. Me: Science curator @TEDtalks, book The Unnatural World, et cetera, et cetera...
The Unnatural World
Technology Blueprints of the Futu...
Bullet Trains
New York, NY
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
13,840 52.0%
58.profile imageEmily-not the droid you're looking for-Willingham

Journalist. Expatriated Texan. Hated at tea parties, loved in crises. 1A all the way.
The World
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
11,690 52.0%
59.profile imageMichael Moyer

Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
7,484 52.0%
60.profile imageAzeen Ghorayshi

science reporter @BuzzFeedNews / fairly certain I've watched more fly sex than you / [email protected] / signal: ask me (open DMs)
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
6,849 52.0%
61.profile imageEmily Lakdawalla

Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist, public speaker. Wrote a book on Curiosity rover. Asteroid 274860.
The Design and Engineering of Cur...
Pasadena, CA
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
146,962 51.5%
62.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
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
59,616 51.5%
63.profile imageDNLee

#NewProf, Mammalogist, Diversity & Access to STEM, Unapologetically Intersectional, Mama Panyabuku, TED Fellow, NatGeo Emerging Explorer, #DispatchesDNLee
Midwest, US; Tanzania, Africa
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
27,614 51.5%
64.profile imageBen Lillie

Founder of @caveatnyc. Also co-founder of The Story Collider (@story_collider) and former writer for TED.
New York, NY
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,518 51.5%
65.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EST (UTC-5)
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
29,304,604 51.0%
66.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, 2 mos on Twitter
1,159,928 51.0%
67.profile imageKate Wong

Senior editor at Scientific American. I write about human origins, animals past and present, wildlife conservation. Views are my own.
Lucy's Legacy
New York City
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
11,428 51.0%
68.profile imageChris Mooney

Energy and environment writer at @washingtonpost, also tweeting at @postgreen. Views are my own.
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
31,520 50.5%
69.profile imageDavid Quammen

Author of Spillover, The Song of the Dodo, and Yellowstone: A Journey.... Contributing Writer for @NatGeo.
The Tangled Tree
The Chimp and the River
Bozeman, Montana
6 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
9,490 50.5%
70.profile imagePaul Raeburn

Journalist. Author. Producer, Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast. Passionate about journalism. Excited about comedy.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,055 50.5%
71.profile imageRoss Andersen

Senior Editor at @TheAtlantic, overseeing the science, tech, and health sections; previously Deputy Editor at @aeonmag; email: ross[at]theatlantic[dot]com
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
14,416 50.0%
72.profile imageChristie Wilcox

Author of Venomous (amzn.to/1Y9WwIm) & Science Sushi (bit.ly/1SOOe5F); Editor for @SciShow; Cell & Molec PhD; @BuehlerSciWri’s partner; Mom
Washington, USA
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
20,129 49.5%
73.profile imageAdam Rogers

Deputy Editor/Wired. Writing about science and geekery. Author of Proof: The Science of Booze. Kraka-thoom. Tell me stories: [email protected]
Proof: The Science of Booze
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
14,223 49.5%
74.profile imageNancy Shute

Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
12,117 49.5%
75.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]
5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,428 49.5%
76.profile imagedavid kroll

Science, music, medicine writer @forbeshealth, sometimes @cenmag @indyweek. Drugs from nature (legal and not), drug safety, interactions. Gator pharmacology PhD
Durham, NC/Clarksville, VA
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
11,415 49.0%
77.profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer

Science journalist. Columnist @Slate, contributing editor @SciAm. 2018 NYU visiting scholar & Alicia Patterson fellow. 2017 National Magazine Award finalist.
Hudson Valley, NY
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
8,220 49.0%
78.profile imageEric Michael Johnson

Award-winning science writer, scholar, simian. The Primate Diaries (@primatediaries), Slate and Scientific American. E-mail: [email protected]
Vancouver, BC
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
6,953 49.0%
79.profile imageAmos Zeeberg

Freelance science and technology journalist. No job is too big; no fee is too big.
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,626 49.0%
80.profile imageAatish Bhatia

Science writer, physicist, tinkerer, teacher. "Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it." – Mary Oliver
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
14,528 48.5%
81.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, 2 mos on Twitter
13,525 48.5%
82.profile imageFerris Jabr

science writer ❂ contributing writer, @NYTmag and @sciam ❂ gardener ❂ naturalist
Portland, OR
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
11,475 48.0%
83.profile imageKathleen (Frey) Raven

Science writer for @YaleMed // Formerly @BioPharmInsight & @Reuters_Health & @NatureMedicine // Put your disclaimer here:
New Haven, CT
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,078 48.0%
84.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.
New York
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
5,549 48.0%
85.profile imageHillary Rosner

Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Go Green, Live Rich
Boulder, CO
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
5,369 48.0%
86.profile imageMatt Shipman

I write about sci/tech/health. I like food. I dislike bullies. My book on science PR: press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book…
Raleigh, NC
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,219 47.5%
87.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader. Writer.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
875,235 47.0%
88.profile imageSTAT

Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicine.
2 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
78,638 47.0%
89.profile imageJason G. Goldman

Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Bylines @SciAm @Biographic @BBCEarth @NatGeo & more. @SciCommCamp & @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder. Scientist to the stars.
Science Blogging
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
15,969 47.0%
90.profile imagehanner

words and birds 🌾senior associate editor @audubonsociety where environmentalism and journalism meet. send tips and pitches to: [email protected]
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
8,446 47.0%
91.profile imageDiscover Magazine

The best science magazine, in print and online
Between gluons and galaxies
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
1,127,006 46.5%
92.profile imageEric Holthaus

Meteorologist | Staff writer @grist | Visiting scholar @umnione | autistic, INFJ | dad, beekeeper, game maker, Ⓥ
Minnesota, USA
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
448,875 46.5%
93.profile imageThe NPR Science Desk

Science news, commentary and conversation from NPR.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
253,376 46.5%
94.profile imageScienceWriters

With more than 2,000 members, the National Association of Science Writers fosters the dissemination of accurate information regarding science.
Berkeley, CA
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
21,485 46.5%
95.profile imageColin Schultz

News editor @HakaiMagazine. Pitch me a story: Someone doing something for a reason. Don't pitch me press releases. [email protected]
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
5,119 46.5%
96.profile imageGuardian Science

Science, health and environment news from the @Guardian. Plus, independent comment and analysis from our network of expert science bloggers
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
1,067,614 46.0%
97.profile imageAlok Jha

Science journalist • @WellcomeTrust fellow • Author, The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt • https://t.co/fDefJYnSAE • https://t.co/mFo1Zv4Hci
How to Live Forever
50 Ways the World Could End
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
30,315 46.0%
98.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
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
27,359 46.0%
99.profile imageErin Biba

Science Journalist -- BBC, Scientific American, PopSci, The Daily Beast, WIRED, Adam Savage's Tested and others. Fact Checker. erbiba at gmail dot com
The Bog of Eternal Stench
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
19,419 45.5%
100.profile imageErika Check Hayden

Director, @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
9,544 45.5%
101.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
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,988 45.5%
102.profile imageMatthew R Francis, ANTIQUACK

Writer of physics and astronomy. Wearer of jaunty hats. Tryin' to publish a novel. Proud Rebel scum. Avatar by @ScienceComic .
Cleveland, OH
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
17,065 44.9%
103.profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya

Science correspondent for @TheEconomist. [email protected]
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
12,425 44.9%
104.profile imageNational Geographic

Since its inception nearly 130 years ago, the core purpose of National Geographic has been to further the knowledge and awareness of our world.
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
22,434,173 44.4%
105.profile imageThe New Yorker

The New Yorker is a weekly magazine with a mix of reporting on politics and culture, humor and cartoons, fiction and poetry, and reviews and criticism.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
8,478,421 44.4%
106.profile imageMatthew Herper

Forbes reporter covering science and medicine
New York
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
82,129 44.4%
107.profile imageLou Woodley

Community Engagement @trelliscience & Program Director @AAAS Community Engagement Fellows #CEFP2017. Lives in the UX. #OpenScience, #SciComm, squirrels!🐿
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
11,925 44.4%
108.profile imageMichelle Nijhuis

Project editor @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag & @NYTMag, blogger @NewYorker, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Proud mom @GirlBilbo.
The Science Writers' Essay Handbo...
Columbia River Gorge
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
7,334 44.4%
109.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.
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,913 44.4%
110.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)
3,321 44.4%
111.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, 1 mo on Twitter
231,726 43.9%
112.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
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
3,676 43.9%
113.profile imageDr. Kiki Sanford

Science ninjas unite!
Portland, OR
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
192,713 43.4%
114.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
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
31,674 43.4%
115.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, 2 mos on Twitter
13,392 43.4%
116.profile imageElon Musk

9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
22,250,119 42.9%
117.profile imageNautilus

A magazine on science, culture, and philosophy for the intellectually curious
Science Connected
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
66,174 42.9%
118.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
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46,519 42.9%
119.profile imageJoe Hanson

Nerdy by nature. Ph.D. biologist, host/writer/creator of @okaytobesmart from @PBSDS, and addicted to wonder. Not an actual LEGO. Instagram: drjoehanson
Austin, TX
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
31,508 42.9%
120.profile imagekelly oakes

freelance science/health journalist. previously science editor at @BuzzFeedUK. email me: [email protected]
London via Oldham
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
7,458 42.9%
121.profile imageFred Guterl

Journalist, editor, author (Fate of the Species)
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
4,072 42.9%
122.profile imageAmanda Moon

Editorial Consulting & Project Management at Moon & Company. Former & always: @fsgbooks @basicbooks @palgrave_ @sciam
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
4,413 42.4%
123.profile imagesimon frantz

Managing Editor, Features BBC.com. Formerly: @BBC_Future, @nobelprize, @NatRevDrugDisc. Views expressed are my own.
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,916 42.4%
124.profile imageBill Nye

Bill Nye Saves the World Season 3 Now Streaming Only on Netflix.
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
5,758,816 41.9%
125.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
New York, NY
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
31,762 41.9%
126.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.
Instant Egghead Guide
The Bronx
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
6,308 41.9%
127.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
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
4,297 41.9%
128.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
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,909,369 41.4%
129.profile imageNate Silver

Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,126,704 41.4%
130.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
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,791,157 41.4%
131.profile imageben goldacre

Doctor, nerd cheerleader, Bad Science person, stats geek, procrastinator. Currently an academic at CEBM in Oxford ebmdatalab.net [email protected]
Oxford, England
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
480,422 41.4%
132.profile imageNieman Lab

We are the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard. We're trying to figure out the future of news.
Cambridge, Mass.
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
282,303 41.4%
133.profile imageAtul Gawande

Surgeon, Writer, Researcher, Dilettante. ariadnelabs.org lifebox.org
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
254,717 41.4%
134.profile imageMichael Eisen

Better in Tune with the Infinite @SenatorPhd (my conflicts bit.ly/1npOeyU)
37° 14′ 6″ N, 115° 48′ 40″ W
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
26,372 41.4%
135.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

9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
19,501 41.4%
136.profile imageArielle (ADR) Duhaime-Ross

Correspondent, @HBO's VICE News Tonight • Climate Change + Science • [email protected] • Secure: DM for Protonmail & Signal • She/Her/Hers
New York City (et Montréal)
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
8,612 41.4%
137.profile imageBetsy Mason

Freelance journalist, geologist, beer snob, calm assertive pack leader. Co-author of the Nat Geo blog All Over the Map (see @mapdragons)
All Over the Map
San Francisco Bay Area
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
8,610 41.4%
138.profile imageTim De Chant

Science journalism for the public good at @NOVApbs and @PerSquareMile.
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,385 41.4%
139.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, 2 mos on Twitter
738,426 40.9%
140.profile imageMo Costandi

Neuroscientist/ Freelance writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press 2016) & 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus 2013) neurophilosophy.wordpress.com
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
39,631 40.9%
141.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
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
38,606 40.9%
142.profile imageUndark Magazine

Non-profit & editorially independent. Exploring #science as a frequently wondrous, sometimes contentious, and occasionally troubling byproduct of human culture.
Cambridge, MA
2 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
12,915 40.9%
143.profile imageRebecca Boyle

Writer. Often @TheAtlantic @sciam @FiveThirtyEight &etc. Chronicler of night & its inhabitants. Reporting on Earth, Mars, the moon, the sun, & history.
Saint Louis, MO
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
4,267 40.9%
144.profile imageSiri Carpenter

Freelance writer and editor, co-founder of @open_notebook, runner, bicyclist, reader, form-filler-outer.
Madison, Wisconsin
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,756 40.9%
145.profile imageRobin Marantz Henig

Science journalist, immediate past prez of NASW @sciencewriters, co-author with my daughter @scootes of TWENTYSOMETHING bit.ly/YRkv3V
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,556 40.9%
146.profile imageNews from Science

The latest stories in science, brought to you by the @sciencemagazine news team.
Washington, D.C.
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
229,096 40.4%
147.profile imageAlice Bell

I work for a climate charity. But this is me, not them. PhD in science communication and too many years working in universities and museums.
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
24,870 40.4%
148.profile imageMalcolm M. Campbell 🇨🇦

Biologist, professor, @UofG VPR. Science, SciComm & HigherEd tweets. Often with whippets, running, thinking, gleaning those #SixIncredibleThingsBeforeBreakfast.
Guelph, Ontario
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,610 40.4%
149.profile imageAnn Finkbeiner

Science writer whose current job is to write whatever I can get an assignment to write.
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,371 40.4%
150.profile imageEric Berger

Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets.
Houston, TX
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
29,838 39.9%
151.profile imageMarc Abrahams

editor of the Annals of Improbable Research magazine, organizer of the Ig Nobel Prizes. Also see: @ImprobResearch
The Ig Nobel Cookbook, volume 1
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Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,506 39.9%
152.profile imageNidhi Subbaraman

Science reporter @BuzzFeedNews. Email: [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
6,370 39.9%
153.profile imageRachel Nuwer

Freelance journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo, BBC, SciAm and others. Author of "Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking."
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,774 39.9%
154.profile imageWIRED

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.
San Francisco/New York
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
10,390,782 39.4%
155.profile imageHelen Branswell

Senior writer, infectious diseases & global health, @statnews. I block rude. #flu #Zika, #Ebola, #polio, #AMR. Neiman '11. 🇨🇦
Boston, MA
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
23,199 39.4%
156.profile imageCarin Anne Bondar

PhD Biologist, Jungle Warrior, Author #WildSex & #WildMoms TV Host, TED talker, Mom. Nutjob. carinbondar.com
wacky chilliwack
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
22,902 39.4%
157.profile imageGeoff Brumfiel

I'm an editor for @nprscience. Also into nukes. I've got my own Geiger counter and everything. securedrop.npr.org
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
6,882 39.4%
158.profile imageAleszu Bajak

Science journalist • Teach and manage grad programs @NUjournalism • Founder @Storybench @LatAmSci • Fellow @Ksjatmit • Alum @Undarkmag @Scifri • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
6,541 39.4%
159.profile imageSusannah Locke

Special projects editor @voxdotcom, formerly @PopSci, blogger of Star Trek haikus. [email protected]
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
4,232 39.4%
160.profile imagePLOS

PLOS accelerates progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication. Tweets by @sarakassabian.
USA and UK
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
131,045 38.9%
161.profile imageKyle Hill

I explore science on TV and the internet. Host/EP @BecauseScience. Business: kylehill.net. Insta: Sci_Phile. LATEST VIDEO 👇🔥
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
73,343 38.9%
162.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, 2 mos on Twitter
52,374 38.9%
163.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
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
17,178 38.9%
164.profile imageDr. Tara C. Smith

Professor, microbiologist/ infectious disease epidemiologist, writer, preK & teen wrangler. Antibiotic resistance, zoonotic disease, scicomm, zombies.
Kent, Ohio
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
16,307 38.9%
165.profile imageBrandon Keim

Freelance journalist + writer | Nature, animals, science & environment | Author, The Eye of the Sandpiper goo.gl/cn6c1y | Co-founder @KittyEatsBugs
The Eye of the Sandpiper
Maine, USA
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
8,173 38.9%
166.profile imageLisa Grossman

Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
6,755 38.9%
167.profile imageEwen Callaway

Immigrant. Senior reporter @NatureNews. I ♥ Neandertals. Opinions and ♥ are my own.
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,462 38.9%
168.profile imageChris Hadfield

Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after 3 spaceflights. For events and media, please write to [email protected]
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,401,749 38.4%
169.profile imageJad Abumrad

I make Radiolab and some music too. When I tweet it's just me.
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
309,583 38.4%
170.profile imageMika McKinnon

Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious.
West Coast
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
25,305 38.4%
171.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, 3 mos on Twitter
12,520 38.4%
172.profile imageKaryn Traphagen

Cultivating Curiosity.
Durham, NC
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
6,219 38.4%
173.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, 3 mos on Twitter
4,322 38.4%
174.profile imageCharles Seife

Journalist, author, NYU professor, debunker of 'alternative facts'
New York City
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,152 38.4%
175.profile imageMaia Szalavitz

Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog
Unbroken Brain
Born for Love
New York
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
18,695 37.9%
176.profile imagełopatologia

Science editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] She/her
Oakland, California
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
10,201 37.9%
177.profile imageCassandra Willyard

Freelance science writer in Madison, WI. I love long walks, sunsets, and infectious diseases. The more neglected, the better.
Madison, WI
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,597 37.9%
178.profile imageJennifer Gunter

Appropriately Confident OB/GYN, Canadian Spice, Sexpert, Lasso of Truth, Pegasister, Not medical advice, I speak for no one but me.
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
77,692 37.4%
179.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
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
69,172 37.4%
180.profile imageVaughan Bell

Neuropsychologist and senior clinical lecturer at UCL. Clinical psychologist in the NHS. Occasional writer. Interested in people. Views my own.
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
45,540 37.4%
181.profile imageDavid Bradley

I make stuff you can read, look at, and listen to, let me know if you like any of it. Science writer, photographer, singer-songwriter. 👨‍🎤🎸📷🧪🧬💻🖋🕊️
Cambridge, UK
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
43,609 37.4%
182.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, 2 mos on Twitter
17,155 37.4%
183.profile imageVictoria Jaggard 💀

Senior Director, Science & Innovation @NatGeo. Space fan, gaming geek, goth fashionista, Navy brat. victoria dot jaggard at natgeo dot com
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,330 37.4%
184.profile imageJennifer Bogo

Science journalist. Penguin enthusiast. Fan of Mars habitats but think Earth is worth saving. Deputy editor at @audubonmag. Formerly orbited @popsci @popmech.
New York
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,671 37.4%
185.profile imageThe Onion

America's Finest News Source.
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
10,992,299 36.9%
186.profile imageGwen Pearson🐜🐛

I'm a bug AND a feature! I do insect outreach and write about science. Part of @ento_allies. Tweets personal/do not represent employers etc etc 🐝 she/her
Low Earth Orbit, Indiana
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
19,415 36.9%
187.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
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
17,107 36.9%
188.profile imageJanet D. Stemwedel

Philosopher, lapsed chemist, Forbes contributor. Previously: Scientific American, ScienceBlogs. forbes.com/sites/janetste…
San Francisco Bay Area
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
12,627 36.9%
189.profile imageOliver Morton

Author, The Planet Remade heliophage.wordpress.com/2015/09/26/the…. Views not The Economist's, RT's not endorsements (obviously)
The Planet Remade
Eating the Sun
Mapping Mars
Greenwich, UK
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,660 36.9%
190.profile imageFrancie Diep

Science journalist, staff writer @PacificStand, appreciator of prose in all forms
Washington, DC
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,361 36.9%
191.profile imageErin Podolak

Science Writer for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Lehigh University and UW-Madison alum. Polar Bear enthusiast.
Boston, MA
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,046 36.9%
192.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
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
41,590,758 36.4%
193.profile imagePopular Science

Awe-inspiring science, tech, and DIY. 145 years strong. || Allergy season has arrived! 🤧 Here's everything you need to know: https://t.co/ynOuU8etTc
New York
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
1,257,179 36.4%
194.profile imagebrad plumer

Reporter at @nytclimate. On the apocalypse beat, more or less. Email me at [email protected]
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
30,707 36.4%
195.profile imageDavid Grinspoon

Astrobiologist, Author, Musician. New book CHASING NEW HORIZONS: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto.
Biosphere One
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
21,880 36.4%
196.profile imageMiriam Kramer

@Mashable science editor. Always a space reporter. It's not aliens. It's never aliens. [email protected] DMs open and a mess.
Now: NYC. Before: Tennessee.
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
15,829 36.4%
197.profile imageRowan Hooper

Managing editor @newscientist. PhD in evolutionary biology. Former Tokyoite & entomologist; columnist for @japantimes. New book, SUPERHUMAN, out now すごい!
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
10,166 36.4%
198.profile imageJamie Vernon

Science advocate, champion of evidence-based decision making. Husband, Dad, Citizen, Scientist. This is the personal account of @SigmaXiCEO.
Raleigh, NC
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
6,912 36.4%
199.profile imageAllie Wilkinson

Freelance science journalist. Founder of @lookslikesci. Marine biologist at heart. Member of SEJ, NASW, SCB
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,206 36.4%
200.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
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
4,073 36.4%
201.profile imageNational Science Foundation

Where Discoveries Begin. Social media policy: bit.ly/smpnsf
Alexandria, VA
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,074,914 35.9%
202.profile imageRadiolab

Radiolab is a show about curiosity from @WNYCStudios.
multiple universes
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
267,385 35.9%
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.
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
124,480 35.9%
204.profile image🏳️‍🌈 Cara Santa Maria 🏳️‍🌈

#SciComm FTW | Host of the @TalkNerdy_Pod & @SkepticsGuide Rogue | Cofounder: @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA | As seen on TV: @BillNyeSaves @NatGeoChannel
Tiny Thinkers
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
78,258 35.9%
205.profile imageBora Zivkovic

Pittsboro, NC
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
29,250 35.9%
206.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
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
9,744 35.9%
207.profile imageCarmen Drahl

Covering chemistry and editing stories for @cenmag. Bylines @Forbes @DCist @SciAm @thinkfoodgroup. Chemistry PhD @Princeton. Tuits en inglés y español.
Washington, DC, mostly.
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,026 35.9%
208.profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum

Host of Serving Up Science series + podcast & @michiganstateu's 'Our Table.’ Author. Mom. Exec Dir of @SciDebate. Politics. Science. Food.
The Science of Kissing
Unscientific America
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East Lansing, MI
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
8,762 35.9%
209.profile imageGeorge Musser

contributing editor for Scientific American and Nautilus, author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to String Theory and Spooky Action at a Distance
Spooky Action at a Distance
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New York
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
7,874 35.9%
210.profile imageDoug Main

senior writer/editor @NatGeo, covering animals & wildlife. i like ampersands. douglasmain @ gmail
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
4,761 35.9%
211.profile imageBrendan Borrell

I like finding out new things and writing about them. See my recent work @outsidemagazine @natgeo @theatlantic
Los Angeles, CA
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,304 35.9%
212.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
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,757 35.9%
213.profile imageEzra Klein

Founder and editor-at-large, Vox.com. Why yes, I do have a podcast. itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the…
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,485,992 35.4%
214.profile imageLongreads

The world's best stories, since 2009. Use #longreads to share your favorites. Part of the @Automattic @WordPressdotcom family.
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
269,724 35.4%
215.profile imageElizabeth Kolbert

I am a New Yorker staff writer and author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe and The Sixth Extinction.
Field Notes from a Catastrophe
The Sixth Extinction
4 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
32,019 35.4%
216.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.
Maryland, USA
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
21,802 35.4%
217.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, 3 mos on Twitter
23,083,807 34.8%
218.profile imageSteven Pinker

Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
Boston, MA
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
437,926 34.8%
219.profile imageNicholas Thompson

Editor in Chief at Wired. Tips to [email protected] DMs are open. Also: wired.com/securedrop/
New York
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
95,006 34.8%
220.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
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
51,089 34.8%
221.profile imageHope Jahren

author of LAB GIRL, winner of the 2016 NBCC award in autobiography
7 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
32,796 34.8%
222.profile imageNatalie Wolchover

Physics writer and editor @QuantaMagazine. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
13,663 34.8%
223.profile imageMichele Banks

Maker of science-y art. Microblognitsa. Keeper of the lolcats.
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,347 34.8%
224.profile imageNsikan Akpan

Highly melanated. @NewsHour science producer & ScienceScope co-creator | PhD pathobiologist | YNWA | PGP: 06D0 E6A5 AC19 3074 13B0 9F87 A332 744F E4D1 95DF
Washington DC
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,909 34.8%
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.
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,759 34.8%
226.profile imageapoorva mandavilli

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227.profile imageJamie Shreeve

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228.profile imageMatter

We make stuff.
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230.profile imageClifton Wiens

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Instagram clifton_wiens
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231.profile imageReuters Science News

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232.profile imageLiz Szabo

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Washington, D.C.
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233.profile imageDr Adam Rutherford

Back off man, I'm a scientist ** currently in writing purdah ** bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03…
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235.profile imageJohn Hawks

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236.profile imagePeter Edmonds

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237.profile imageJennifer Frazer

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238.profile imageVeronique Greenwood

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Washington, D.C.
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245.profile imageAlex Wild

Curator of Entomology at the University of Texas at Austin.
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246.profile imageSarah Kaplan

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247.profile imageSophie Bushwick

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248.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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249.profile imageMichael Specter

I am a staff writer at The New Yorker and the author of the book Denialism.
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250.profile imageMiriam Goldstein

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251.profile imageDr. Jeanne Garbarino

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New York, NY
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253.profile imageMarissa Fessenden

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254.profile imageBrian Cox

I think the world needs more experts.
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256.profile imageNeuroskeptic

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257.profile imageElise Andrew

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258.profile imageUpulie Divisekera

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261.profile imageShannon Stirone

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3 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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262.profile imageBrooke Jarvis

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Tennessean on the Puget Sound.
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263.profile imagehate nazis, love vaccines

hi i'm ryan and i write about physics and future tech for @gizmodo! my favorite birds are great blue herons and belted kingfishers
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264.profile imageBrian Mossop

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266.profile imageJessica Morrison

You know what to do. Leave a message, and I'll call you back. (Do whatever makes you happy, and screw everything else if you ask me...and @KeshaRose.)
Washington, DC via Tennessee
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267.profile imageJohn Matson

words about code @datadoghq
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Associate director
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Science, technology, aviation and space journalist.
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Washington, DC
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274.profile imageElizabeth Landau

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Los Angeles
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
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275.profile imageGlendon Mellow

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276.profile imageSarah Zielinski

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277.profile imageEli Kintisch

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278.profile imageHelen Pearson

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279.profile imageElizabeth Preston

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280.profile imageRoxanne Khamsi

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281.profile imageKendra Snyder

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282.profile imagenature

International weekly journal of science. Editorials, News & Views, corrections and primary research coverage here. For news, please see @NatureNews.
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283.profile imageSciAm Mind

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284.profile imageJon Foley

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285.profile imageSarah Zhang

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286.profile imageRichard Van Noorden

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287.profile imageNPR

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288.profile imageMaggie Haberman

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289.profile imageMarch for Science

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290.profile imagepourmecoffee

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291.profile imageEmily Graslie 🌸🐝

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Chicago, IL
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293.profile imageCatherine Q.

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Cambridge, MA
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296.profile imageClara Moskowitz

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297.profile imageJeremy Hsu

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298.profile imageSarah Webb

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