Professional Science Writers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2019-Nov-15 07:45 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 (he/him)
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
167,829 79.1%
2.profile imageCarl Zimmer

@nytimes columnist. Author: She Has Her Mother's Laugh, Parasite Rex, etc. carlzimmer.com/books/
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
274,483 77.8%
3.profile imageLaura Helmuth

Health & science editor at @washingtonpost. Past president of National Association of @ScienceWriters. Formerly @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
34,176 74.8%
4.profile imageVirginia Hughes

Deputy editor-in-chief, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap.
Brooklyn, NY
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
35,125 74.4%
5.profile imageAlexandra Witze

Correspondent for Nature, views my own. Reach me (preferred) witzescience-at-gmaildotcom or (secure) awitze-at-protonmaildotcom. She/her/hers.
Boulder, CO
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
21,603 73.1%
6.profile imageMaggie Koerth

Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Political science & the environment = my faves. I like giving public talks. She/her.
Minneapolis, MN
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
31,869 72.2%
7.profile imageDeborah Blum

Book author, Science journalist, blogger, and director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT.
Cambridge, MA
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
36,602 68.4%
8.profile imageDavid Dobbs

Writer @nytimes, @theatlantic, @NatGeo, @WIRED, etal, mostly about how science & medicine work (or fail). He/him/his.
All over
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
36,771 67.5%
9.profile imageMaryn McKenna

journalist | senior fellow @EmoryCSHH | TED | BIG CHICKEN (PLUCKED), SUPERBUG, BEATING BACK THE DEVIL | public health, global health, food | She/her
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
41,432 67.1%
10.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
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
1,979,549 66.2%
11.profile imageJennifer Ouellette

Science and culture writer Jennifer Ouellette. Senior writer, Ars Technica. Past: Gizmodo. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll. She/her.
Los Angeles, CA
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
38,605 66.2%
12.profile imageScientific American

Awesome discoveries. Expert insights. Science that shapes the world.
New York City
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,794,265 65.8%
13.profile imageIvan Oransky

VP, Editorial, @Medscape. Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; president, @AHCJ.
Northampton, MA and New York, NY
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
32,236 64.5%
14.profile imageAmy Harmon

New York Times reporter covering science, tech & race. She/Her. Mom of @rumblecomics
New York, NY
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
21,278 63.2%
15.profile imageRobin Lloyd

reporter covering underground pipes, cities, food, pollution. My latest pipes story: undark.org/article/cured-…
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
11,159 62.4%
16.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Medicine, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sync your calendar with the solar system: nyti.ms/2ECMtej
New York, NY
12 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,174,087 62.0%
17.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, 7 mos on Twitter
63,572 62.0%
18.profile imageSteve Silberman

Author of NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity, a NYT bestseller. The Taste of Salt, a history of cystic fibrosis, coming 2023.
San Francisco
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
110,551 61.5%
19.profile imageNadia Drake

Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer, slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), jungles and spiders. Champagneophile. PhD.
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
26,562 61.1%
20.profile imageMariette DiChristina

Dean, Boston University College of Communication. Past: Editor in Chief @sciam & EVP, Editorial & Publishing, Magazines, Springer Nature. Opinions my own.
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
21,454 60.3%
21.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
12 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
110,217,768 59.8%
22.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist/cosmologist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of cosmic catastrophes
Raleigh, NC
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
333,600 59.8%
23.profile imageAndrew Revkin

Pursuing communication progress on a finite, noisy planet at @EarthInstitute. The rest? Family, friends, books j.mp/revkinbooks, songs j.mp/revkinmusic
Hudson Valley, NY, USA
11 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
85,978 59.8%
24.profile imageCorey S. Powell

Casting pods with @BillNye on Science Rules. Making magazines @discovermag and @AmSciMag. Writing all around. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
67,884 59.8%
25.profile imageDave Mosher

Senior space correspondent at @businessinsider. DMs open. Stories + private comms: businessinsider.com/author/dave-mo… (Note: My tweets delete after 2 weeks)
New York, NY
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
20,140 59.8%
26.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @sandraupson, @JetJocko, @rtg0nzalez, @MeganMolteni, @MrMattSimon, @dmoberhaus
San Francisco, California
12 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,031,007 59.0%
27.profile imageLizNeeley

Executive Director of The @StoryCollider. Lecturer @Yale with @NNCIonline. Into: science, storytelling, #scicomm studies & gorgeous design. she/her
Washington DC area
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
18,871 58.1%
28.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, 9 mos on Twitter
15,548 58.1%
29.profile imageSeth Mnookin

I write books and articles and am the director of @MIT_SciWrite. website: sethmnookin.com.
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
34,584 57.7%
30.profile imageSean Carroll

Physicist, @Caltech & @SFIscience. Author, Something Deeply Hidden & more. Host, #MindscapePodcast. Married to @JenLucPiquant. In favor of truth and kindness.
Los Angeles
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
244,556 57.3%
31.profile imageAlexis C. Madrigal

staff writer @TheAtlantic | book for @mcdbooks | VP @NAHJBayArea | Mexican, American, Earthseed | into curb cuts, intercommunalism
Oakland, CA
11 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
194,404 56.8%
32.profile imageRachel Feltman

Articles Editor and Chief Science Officer of the USS @popsci // Previously @washingtonpost // Host of @weirdest_thing // She/Her/My Dude // [email protected]
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
19,726 56.8%
33.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
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,436 56.8%
34.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun, for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow. From @WNYCStudios.
New York, New York
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
764,529 56.4%
35.profile imageRiley but spooky 🦇

Distant cousin of T. rex. My Beloved Brontosaurus, Written in Stone, & Skeleton Keys author. Blogs @sciam. Aka Brian Switek. Trans, enby, she/her or they/them.
Where the fossils are.
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
25,771 56.4%
36.profile imageThe Open Notebook

Nonprofit dedicated to #science #journalism craft: reported features, writer interviews, pitch database & more. Our book: bit.ly/COSWtw
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
10,620 56.4%
37.profile imageBrendan Maher

Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
12,865 56.0%
38.profile imageJonathan Eisen

Prof @UCDavis; Guardian of Microbial Diversity #OpenScience #STEMDiversity #STEMToo #Evolution #Genomics #RedSox #Barca #Type1 #BirdPhotography phylogenomics.me
Davis, CA, USA
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
55,363 55.6%
39.profile imageNicholas St. Fleur

Award-winning science journalist covering archaeology, paleontology, space. @nytimes Passionate about diversity & outreach in science. [email protected]
[email protected]
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
10,234 55.6%
40.profile imagePhil Plait

SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy I use likes for bookmarks; no endorsement implied. He/him.
12 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
615,640 54.7%
41.profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷

I make @flashforwardpod 〰〰 futurologist〰〰 skeptical optimist 〰〰 formerly @30for30 〰〰 she/her 〰〰 Tweets 🗑 in 30 days 〰〰 👽 🤖 ⚡️ 🚀 [email protected]
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
22,940 54.7%
42.profile imageDan Vergano

BuzzFeed News science desk in Washington D.C. Contact: [email protected] Secure tips: contact.buzzfeed.com
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
17,093 54.7%
43.profile image(((John Rennie)))

Science writer/editor @QuantaMagazine. Frmrly @SciAm, TWC's Hacking the Planet & more. Faculty for NYU SHERP, Beakerhead SciComm. Opinions = my own — at most.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,674 54.7%
44.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, 9 mos on Twitter
3,557,210 54.3%
45.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
13,534,774 53.4%
46.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, 7 mos on Twitter
14,676 53.4%
47.profile imagePeter Aldhous

Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
8,255 53.4%
48.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EST (UTC-4)
11 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
34,012,877 53.0%
49.profile imageThomas Levenson, Zṓiarchos

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, 6 mos on Twitter
12,600 53.0%
50.profile imageAzeen Ghorayshi

science editor @BuzzFeedNews / send me tips: [email protected] / signal: ask me (open DMs) / fairly certain I've watched more fly sex than you
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
10,858 53.0%
51.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, 6 mos on Twitter
7,663 53.0%
52.profile imageEmily Lakdawalla

Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist. Asteroid 274860. Views are my own & not those of employer. 🏳️‍🌈 she/her
Pasadena, CA
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
163,596 52.6%
53.profile imageAnnalee Newitz

I write science fiction and nonfiction. Author: Future of Another Timeline. Contributor: @nytopinion. Podcast: @ooacpod. Founder: @io9. They/Them. I ❤️ noodles.
12 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
36,849 52.6%
54.profile imageRoss Andersen

Deputy Editor, @TheAtlantic / [email protected]
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
16,705 52.6%
55.profile imageJohn Timmer

Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,494 52.6%
56.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, 6 mos on Twitter
1,435,506 52.1%
57.profile imageDNLee

#JrProf, Mammalogist, Diversity & Access to STEM, Unapologetically Intersectional, Mama Panyabuku, TED Fellow, NatGeo Emerging Explorer, #DispatchesDNLee
Midwest, US; Tanzania, Africa
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
32,226 52.1%
58.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, 6 mos on Twitter
8,609 52.1%
59.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. Hosted #SciWri19
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
24,373 51.7%
60.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, 8 mos on Twitter
7,883 50.9%
61.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, 10 mos on Twitter
45,816 50.4%
62.profile imageDr. Karen James

Scientist & outdoorswoman • DNA whisperer working on climate change • into botany, evolution, space, sci-comm, skiing, Outlander, climate justice & human rights
Unceded Wabanaki territory
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
34,066 50.4%
63.profile imageMichael Moyer

Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted. (Currently on Twitter hiatus.)
New York
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
8,403 50.4%
64.profile imageAlan Boyle

Aerospace and science editor @GeekWire. Longtime blogger @CosmicLog. Author of "The Case for Pluto." Links/RTs ≠ endorsements
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
38,751 50.0%
65.profile imageAatish Bhatia

∿ Writer, teacher, physicist ∿ Into science for creative expression & personal empowerment ∿ Sign up for my climate science newsletter https://t.co/RE61IO8ESA
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
15,233 50.0%
66.profile imageKatherine H. Courage

Science writer and editor. Author of CULTURED amzn.to/2TUT5sn and OCTOPUS! amzn.to/17xUF5R. Former @SciAm. Erstwhile triathlete. Novice mom. Part-time nerd.
Longmont, CO
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,302 50.0%
67.profile imageProf. Katharine 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, 6 mos on Twitter
132,348 49.6%
68.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
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
59,912 49.6%
69.profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer

Journalist. Contributing ed @SciAm, columnist @Slate. Nat’l Mag Award finalist. 2019 Bricker Award winner. Writing a book about raising kind kids @putnambooks.
Hudson Valley, NY
12 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
10,904 49.6%
70.profile imageChristopher Mims 🎆

Former baby and aspiring ghost. Writes about our tools and how they shape us for @WSJ. (On book leave and twitter break so email me if you want my attention.)
Baltimore, MD
12 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
91,509 49.1%
71.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, 11 mos on Twitter
13,184 49.1%
72.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
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,751 49.1%
73.profile imageAdam Rogers

Senior Correspondent/Wired. Science and geekery. Wrote Proof: The Science of Booze. Recruited by the Star League to defend the frontier. [email protected]
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
15,608 48.7%
74.profile imageChris Mooney

Climate and environment writer at @washingtonpost. Views are my own.
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
36,938 48.3%
75.profile imageNPR Science Desk

Science news, commentary and conversation from NPR. Plus, a rad new podcast called #NPRShortWave! Subscribe now: apple.co/2OsOlKQ
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
249,353 47.9%
76.profile imageErin Biba

Freelance Science Journalist - National Geographic, BBC, Scientific American, NBC News, PopSci, Gizmodo, Earther, Dame, WIRED and others. Fact Checker.
Deep Space Nine
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
40,233 47.9%
77.profile imageFerris Jabr

science writer ✵ contributing writer @NYTmag and @sciam ✵ writing a book about the coevolution of Earth and life for @RandomHouse ✵ surname rhymes with neighbor
Portland, OR
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
20,866 47.9%
78.profile imageDavid Quammen

Author of The Tangled Tree, Spillover, & other books. Varied journalism for National Geographic, Harper's, NY Times Magazine, etc.
Bozeman, Montana
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
11,241 47.9%
79.profile imageUndark Magazine

Non-profit & editorially independent. Exploring science as a frequently wondrous, sometimes contentious, and occasionally troubling byproduct of human culture.
Cambridge, MA
4 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
37,856 47.4%
80.profile imageChristie Wilcox

Author of Venomous (amzn.to/1Y9WwIm); Editor for @SciShow; Cell & Molec PhD; @BuehlerSciWri’s partner; Mom (definitely not in that order) | she/her
Washington, USA
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
20,010 47.4%
81.profile imageEJ Willingham

Expatriated Texan 🤠. Journalist, chronicler of the 🧠 and 🍆. PHALLACY, my book about penises, publishes in 2020. THE TAILORED BRAIN, about the brain, in 2021.
The World
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
11,943 47.4%
82.profile imageRebecca 🌓 Boyle

Writer, writing science for @TheAtlantic @nytimes @sciam @newscientist @TheLWON & more. Pro-night, pro-dog. Writing a book about the Moon for @randomhouse
Saint Louis, MO
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,220 47.4%
83.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, 8 mos on Twitter
1,067,268 47.0%
84.profile imageEric Holthaus

Dad, meteorologist, climate correspondent @the_corres | Fellow @umnione | #actuallyautistic | he/him | ecosocialist🌹🌎❤️ | opinions=mine
Mdewakanton lands / Minnesota
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
479,538 47.0%
85.profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross

I host Reset, a tech podcast @recode @voxdotcom • Past: 1st climate correspondent in American TV news @hbo @vicenews • [email protected] • Tweets 🗑️ after 90 days
New York City (et Montréal)
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
17,517 47.0%
86.profile imageDr. Kate Clancy

Associate professor at the University of Illinois. Harassment, discrimination, stress, and menstrual cycles. @periodpodcast2 in spare time. She/her/hers.
Urbana, IL
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
17,505 47.0%
87.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, 6 mos on Twitter
7,734 47.0%
88.profile imageColin Schultz

News editor @HakaiMagazine. Pitch me a story: Someone doing something for a reason. Don't send me press releases. [email protected]
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
5,296 47.0%
89.profile imageNational Geographic

Taking our understanding and awareness of the world further for 130 years
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
23,490,958 46.6%
90.profile imageDiscover Magazine

The best science magazine, in print and online
Between gluons and galaxies
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,165,179 46.6%
91.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader. Writer. Bicycle-dependent. Author of "Figuring."
Brooklyn, NY
12 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
901,796 46.6%
92.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, 8 mos on Twitter
16,481 46.6%
93.profile imageHannah Waters

words and birds 🌾climate and science journalist. editor @audubonsociety. stands up for the common bird. she/her. [email protected]
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
8,908 46.6%
94.profile imageAlok Jha

Science correspondent at @TheEconomist • Former @WellcomeTrust fellow • Author: The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt • [email protected]📧
London, England
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
31,912 46.2%
95.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, 6 mos on Twitter
8,757,094 45.7%
96.profile imageDr. Kiki Sanford

Science ninjas unite! Science talkshow host @TWIScience, Video & Podcast Producer, VP of PR @ScienceTalkOrg
Portland, OR
12 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
190,094 45.7%
97.profile imageDr. Jacquelyn Gill

Ice Age ecologist in a warming world. Associate Professor at @UMaine’s Climate Change Institute. Host of @ourwarmregards. #TeamMuskOx
Maine, USA
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
60,937 45.7%
98.profile imageNancy Shute

Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
12,035 45.7%
99.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, 6 mos on Twitter
5,932 45.3%
100.profile imagePaul Raeburn

Journalist. Author. Producer, Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast. Passionate about journalism. Excited about comedy.
New York, NY
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,965 45.3%
101.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, 9 mos on Twitter
3,085,917 44.9%
102.profile imageDavid Kroll

@CUPharmacy pharmaceutical sciences prof, freelance pharma & healthcare writer @forbeshealth, clips @indyweek @cenmag. Gator PhD in Pharmacology & Therapeutics.
Denver, CO
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
11,669 44.9%
103.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
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
6,264 44.9%
104.profile imageSTAT

Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicine. Make sure to sign up for our free newsletters here: buff.ly/2DJgw2p
4 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
95,111 44.4%
105.profile imageMika McKinnon

Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious. #scicomm #womeninSTEM she/her 🇨🇦🇺🇸
West Coast
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
54,390 44.4%
106.profile imageSarah Kaplan

Reporter @washingtonpost covering news from around the nation and across the universe. [email protected]
Washington, D.C.
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
13,542 44.4%
107.profile imageEric Michael Johnson

Award-winning science writer, scholar, simian. Evolutionary Anthropology and History of Science.
Vancouver, BC
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
6,905 44.4%
108.profile imageKathleen Raven

Science writer. Currently tracking: hearing loss & suicide as a symptom & things that make you 🤔 // #FutureIsFemale //
In flight
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,000 44.4%
109.profile imageJoe Hanson

Nerdy by nature. Ph.D. biologist, science writer, creator of @okaytobesmart and @HotMessPBS on YouTube. Instagram: drjoehanson
Austin, TX
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
37,563 44.0%
110.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, 10 mos on Twitter
29,116 44.0%
111.profile imageNatalie Wolchover

Physics writer and editor @QuantaMagazine. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
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25,518 44.0%
112.profile imageHillary Rosner

Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
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113.profile imageAmos Zeeberg

Freelance science and technology journalist. Favorite punctuation: ellipsis—and it's not even close.
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11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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114.profile imageJay Rosen

I teach journalism and direct the Studio 20 program at NYU, critique the press, direct @membershippzzle. Started blogging in 2003. Still at it.
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11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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115.profile imageMatthew Herper

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10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
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116.profile imageIan Sample

Guardian Science editor | Bad surfer | Author of Massive, shortlisted Royal Society Science Book Prize. Leaks & whistleblows ONLY: irsampleatproton
I live by the river
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46,927 43.6%
117.profile imageMichelle Nijhuis

Editor of #LifeUpClose @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag & @NYTMag, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Author of BELOVED BEASTS, forthcoming @WWNorton. Mom @GirlBilbo.
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10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
8,030 43.6%
118.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, 8 mos on Twitter
4,071 43.6%
119.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, 9 mos on Twitter
4,049 43.6%
120.profile imageMatthew R "Who Owns An Asteroid?" Francis

Writer of science. Wearer of jaunty hats. Help fund my science comics collection with @ScienceComic : unbound.com/books/who-owns… . He/him.
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
22,861 43.2%
121.profile imageAmy Maxmen

I report on science & scientists for Nature @naturenews. Views are my own. Researchers, please write me any time at amy.maxmen at us.nature. com.
Oakland, California
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
6,782 43.2%
122.profile imageBill Nye

Science Rules! Podcast Out Now 🧪
Los Angeles, CA
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
5,950,538 42.7%
123.profile imageLisa Grossman

Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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124.profile imageSiri Carpenter

Co-founder & editor of @Open_Notebook, @ScienceWriters president. Opinions = mine. [email protected] She/her.
Madison, Wisconsin
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,596 42.7%
125.profile imageKathryn Schulz

Staff writer at the @newyorker; author of “Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error”; at work on something new.
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
42,341 42.3%
126.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
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,123 42.3%
127.profile imageNidhi Subbaraman

Science reporter @BuzzFeedNews on the poison beat. [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,208 42.3%
128.profile imageCurtis Brainard

@SciAm Acting Editor in Chief | Former @WFSJ President & Board member
New York
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2015-Aug-30)
3,317 42.3%
129.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
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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130.profile imageEric Berger

Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets. And depots.
Houston, TX
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
46,260 41.9%
131.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
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
24,673 41.9%
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, 6 mos on Twitter
14,438 41.9%
133.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, 8 mos on Twitter
12,621 41.9%
134.profile imageErika Check Hayden

Director, @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,758 41.9%
135.profile imageElon Musk

10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
29,329,522 41.5%
136.profile imageJennifer Gunter

OB/GYN, appropriately confident, lasso of truth, Canadian Spice, I speak for no one but me. The Vagina Bible (bestseller! OMG). Jensplaining, NYT contributor.
San Francisco, CA
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
264,584 41.5%
137.profile imageNautilus

Science, culture, and philosophy for the intellectually curious. Subscribe for print and digital access.
Science Connected
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84,356 41.5%
138.profile imageRachel Nuwer

Freelance journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo & more. Author of POACHED: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking.
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,019 41.5%
139.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
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
6,829 41.5%
140.profile imageProPublica

Pursuing stories with moral force. Send us things: propub.li/2hoDS2G. Newsletter: propub.li/2LdoRh6. Also follow @ProPublicaIL. We're there, too.
New York, NY
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
823,169 41.0%
141.profile imagekelly oakes

science journalist 🚀 bylines at BBC Future, The Observer, New Scientist, etc 🌍 previously at BuzzFeed 🐱 [email protected]
London via Oldham
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
7,615 41.0%
142.profile imageAnn Finkbeiner

Science writer whose current job is to write whatever I can get an assignment to write.
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
2,693 41.0%
143.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.
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
294,465 40.6%
144.profile imageAtul Gawande

Surgeon, Writer, Researcher, CEO.... havenhealthcare.com ariadnelabs.org lifebox.org
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
288,716 40.6%
145.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, 9 mos on Twitter
35,699 40.6%
146.profile imageMalcolm M. Campbell

Biologist, professor, @UofG VPR. Science, SciComm & HigherEd tweets. Often with whippets, running, thinking, gleaning those #SixIncredibleThingsBeforeBreakfast.
Guelph, Ontario
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,613 40.6%
147.profile imageApoorva Mandavilli

Journalist. Founding EIC @Spectrum. Often @nytimes. Winner of 2019 Victor Cohn Prize. Co-founder @CultureDish Contact: fullnameATgmail; illo @pepboatella

10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,607 40.6%
148.profile imageTim De Chant ⚡️

Science journalism for the public good at @MIT_Sciwrite. Formerly @KSJatMIT, @NOVApbs.
Cambridge, MA
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,410 40.6%
149.profile imageElizabeth Kolbert

I am a New Yorker staff writer and author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe and The Sixth Extinction.
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
37,576 40.2%
150.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
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
35,921 40.2%
151.profile imageBrian Malow

Science comedian, Earth. Available for off-world appearances, if transportation is provided.
Raleigh, NC
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
20,829 40.2%
152.profile imageLou Woodley

Director @TheCSCCE. I train, support and research scientific community managers - those building networks & collaborations in STEM. #SciComm #CEFP2019 🐿
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
12,327 40.2%
153.profile imageFrancie Diep

Staff reporter @chronicle, formerly @PacificStand and @PopSci, appreciator of prose in all forms
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,625 40.2%
154.profile imageNews from Science

The latest stories in science, brought to you by the @sciencemagazine news team.
Washington, D.C.
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
254,385 39.7%
155.profile imageElizabeth Lopatto

Deputy editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] Put my cat tweets on television, you cowards.
Oakland, California
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
12,233 39.7%
156.profile imageSarah Zhang

staff writer @TheAtlantic, eukaryote // email: [email protected]
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
11,486 39.7%
157.profile imageAleszu Bajak

Science and data journalist teaching at @NUjournalism • Editor @Storybench @LatAmSci • @KSJatMIT ‘14 • Alum @Undarkmag @EsquireClassic @SciFri • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
7,245 39.7%
158.profile imageWIRED

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.
San Francisco/New York
12 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
10,412,372 39.3%
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
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
134,799 39.3%
160.profile imageMaddie Stone

Science journalist | Founder of @EARTH3R, former science editor @Gizmodo | Earth & environmental sciences PhD | Trekkie
Philadelphia, PA
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
16,846 39.3%
161.profile imageVictoria Jaggard

Executive Editor for Science @NatGeo. Astronomy fan, coffee lover, gaming + anime geek, goth fashionista, Navy brat. Always on for karaoke.
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
6,906 39.3%
162.profile imageNsikan Akpan

Highly melanated. @PBS @NewsHour science producer & ScienceScope co-creator | PhD pathobiologist | YNWA | Secure comms via Signal: 240-516-8357
Washington DC
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
5,579 39.3%
163.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
12 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
483,674 38.9%
164.profile imageAlice Bell

Co-run a climate charity. Writing a book on the history of the climate crisis. Former journo, academic & museum worker. Own views, obvs. [email protected]
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
27,400 38.9%
165.profile imageMiriam Kramer

I write the @Axios Space newsletter. It's not aliens. It's never aliens. Get in touch: [email protected] Pronouns: she/her
Now: NYC. Before: Tennessee.
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
19,075 38.9%
166.profile imageMC Stardust ✨

I seem really confident and I talk about space. #lookup #TeamRadio #defectiveheartgirlsolutions 1/2 of @startorialist, opinions=mine (she/her)
Moon/New York City
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
13,218 38.9%
167.profile imageAmanda Moon

Founder, Moon & Company: Editorial Consulting + Project Management. Former & always: @fsgbooks @basicbooks @palgrave_ @sciam
NYC & Boston
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,303 38.9%
168.profile imageFred Guterl

special projects editor @newsweek, formerly @sciam executive editor, author (Fate of the Species)
11 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
4,068 38.9%
169.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, 8 mos on Twitter
2,755 38.9%
170.profile imagePopular Science

Awe-inspiring science, tech, and DIY. 146 years strong. Here's animated proof: pops.ci/146YEARS
New York
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
1,332,524 38.5%
171.profile imageNational Science Foundation

Explore #NSFfunded research that is transforming the world. / Social media policy: bit.ly/smpnsf
Alexandria, VA
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
1,159,537 38.5%
172.profile imageShannon Stirone 💀

Writer. Art Historian. Find me in @NYTimes @washingtonpost @PopSci @ozm @TheAtlantic @NatGeo @NewRepublic @RollingStone @Wired @Longreads. Opinions are mine.
Bay Area, CA
5 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
21,219 38.5%
173.profile imageKendra "Gloom is My Beat" Pierre-Louis

now @nytimes past @popsci @MIT_sciwrite Working to get mayo put on the side. A The Expanse fan account. All my tweets are subtweets.
Ride or Die NYC
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
15,172 38.5%
174.profile imagesimon frantz

Managing Editor, Features BBC.com. Formerly: @BBC_Future, @nobelprize, @NatRevDrugDisc. Views expressed are my own.
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,832 38.5%
175.profile imageDr. Tara C. Smith

Professor, infectious disease epidemiologist, writer, K & teen wrangler. Antibiotic resistance, zoonotic disease, scicomm, zombies. She/her. No one's sweetie.
Kent, Ohio
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
25,380 38.0%
176.profile imageNate Silver

Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,213,627 37.6%
177.profile imageChris Hadfield

Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after 3 spaceflights. For events and media, please write to [email protected]
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,397,031 37.6%
178.profile imagePLOS

PLOS accelerates progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.
USA and UK
11 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
143,949 37.6%
179.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!
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
11,401 37.6%
180.profile imageGeoff Brumfiel

I'm an editor/correspondent for @nprscience. Mostly smart on the radio. Mostly stupid on the Twitter. Nukes/Rockets/Missiles/Space/etc. securedrop.npr.org
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
8,854 37.6%
181.profile imageRadiolab

Radiolab is a show about curiosity from @WNYCStudios.
multiple universes
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
275,490 37.2%
182.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, 9 mos on Twitter
145,125 37.2%
183.profile imageDr. Jonathan Foley

Climate & environmental scientist. Focused on solutions. Executive Director, Project Drawdown @ProjectDrawdown Drawdown.org My views.
San Francisco
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
49,295 37.2%
184.profile imagebrad plumer

Reporter at @nytclimate. On the apocalypse beat, more or less. Email me at [email protected]
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
37,670 37.2%
185.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
Potawatomi land, IN
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
22,910 37.2%
186.profile imageBrandon Keim

Freelance journalist + writer | Nature, animals, science & environment | Author, The Eye of the Sandpiper goo.gl/cn6c1y | Co-founder @KittyEatsBugs
Bangor, ME
12 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,707 37.2%
187.profile imageBrian Vastag

Former Washington Post science reporter, now disabled. Contributor, The Science Writers' Handbook. Living a quiet life on a quiet island.
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,160 37.2%
188.profile imageSophie Bushwick

Science writer, podcast & video producer, etc. Also Technology Editor at @SciAm
New York, NY
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
4,078 37.2%
189.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, 8 mos on Twitter
2,771 37.2%
190.profile imageJennifer Bogo

Science journalist. Penguin enthusiast. Fan of Mars habitats but think Earth is worth saving. VP, Content at @audubonsociety. Formerly orbited @popsci @popmech.
New York
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,713 37.2%
191.profile imageThe New York Times

News tips? Share them here: nyti.ms/2FVHq9v "The Weekly" is our new TV series. Episodes air Sundays at 10 p.m. on FX and on Hulu the next day.
New York City
12 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
44,509,628 36.8%
192.profile imageDavid Grinspoon

Astrobiologist, Author, Musician. 👽🚀🎸🎵🌎❤️
Biosphere One
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
24,667 36.8%
193.profile imageCharles Seife

Journalist, author, NYU professor, debunker of 'alternative facts.' (Pronouns: he/him/his.)
New York City
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
9,900 36.8%
194.profile imageSusannah Locke

Special projects editor @voxdotcom, formerly @popsci, @sciam, tnghaikus.com. [email protected]
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
4,244 36.8%
195.profile imageAndrew Freedman

Weather/Climate at The Washington Post. Send tips: [email protected] | Encrypted: [email protected] | Open DMs | [email protected], @mashable
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
172,913 36.3%
196.profile imageNicholas Thompson

Editor in Chief of @wired. Contributor @cbsnews.
New York
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
112,356 36.3%
197.profile imageEmily Graslie 🌸🐝

Chief Curiosity Correspondent @FieldMuseum, Creator of youtube.com/thebrainscoop, in production on Prehistoric Road Trip for @PBS. Nature's #1 Fan. she/her
Chicago, IL
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
93,405 36.3%
198.profile imageKyle Hill

I explore science on TV and the internet. Host/EP @BecauseScience. Business: kylehill.net. Insta: Sci_Phile. LATEST VIDEO 👇🔥
Los Angeles
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
90,792 36.3%
199.profile imageMoheb Costandi

Neuroscientist/ freelance writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press, 2016) and 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus, 2013).
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
38,345 36.3%
200.profile imageHope Jahren

author of the best-selling LAB GIRL *watch for THE STORY OF MORE out in March 2020 (Vintage)
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
37,633 36.3%
201.profile imageAlex Wild

Photographer. Curator of Entomology at the University of Texas at Austin. Personal account.
Austin, Texas
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
23,989 36.3%
202.profile imageCarin Anne Bondar

PhD Biologist. Scientific Storyteller. Ambivert. Philosopher. I seek beauty, and beauty is everywhere. Bondarmedia.com
British Columbia, Canada
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
22,698 36.3%
203.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, 6 mos on Twitter
10,689 36.3%
204.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, 7 mos on Twitter
9,951 36.3%
205.profile imageCharles Bergquist

Director of Science Friday, a public radio science program distributed by @WNYCStudios. Ask your doctor if @scifri may be right for you. Restrictions apply.
East Coast USA
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
8,867 36.3%
206.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, 10 mos on Twitter
8,648 36.3%
207.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
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
6,663 36.3%
208.profile imageEwen Callaway

Immigrant. Journalist at Nature.
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
5,442 36.3%
209.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, 7 mos on Twitter
4,440 36.3%
210.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.
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
905,044 35.9%
211.profile imageMaia Szalavitz

Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
New York
11 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
23,053 35.9%
212.profile imageMark Henderson

Director 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, 6 mos on Twitter
17,488 35.9%
213.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
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
10,052 35.9%
214.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, 9 mos on Twitter
9,655 35.9%
215.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
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
4,042 35.9%
216.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.
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,066 35.9%
217.profile imageThe Onion

America's Finest News Source.
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
11,364,290 35.5%
218.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, 9 mos on Twitter
25,855 35.5%
219.profile imageMollie Bloudoff-Inde

Freelance journalist. Science aficionado. Antarctica traveler. @Columbiajourn @UCberkeley @UniofOxford Co-founder of @DiverseSources. she/her [email protected]
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
3,436 35.5%
220.profile imageSpaceX

SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches the world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft
Hawthorne, CA
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
9,224,102 35.0%
221.profile imageEzra Klein

Founder and editor-at-large, Vox.com. "Why We're Polarized," coming January: Whywerepolarized.com Podcasts: applepodcasts.com/ezraklein
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,532,527 35.0%
222.profile imageJad Abumrad

Radiolab, More Perfect, music, other stuff. When I tweet it's just me.
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
309,158 35.0%
223.profile imageLongreads

The world's best stories, since 2009. Use #longreads to share your favorites. Part of the @Automattic @WordPressdotcom family.
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
289,717 35.0%
224.profile imageVaughan Bell

Neuropsychologist and associate professor at UCL. Clinical psychologist in the NHS. Occasional writer. Interested in people. Views my own.
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
50,051 35.0%
225.profile imageDr. David Shiffman

Marine conservation biologist and science writer. Scientific and environmental consultant. Blogger at @sfriedscience
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
45,562 35.0%
226.profile imageLoren Grush

Senior science reporter at @verge, covering all things space. Host of #VergeSpaceCraft. Texas-bred: Clear eyes, full hearts. [email protected]
New York, NY
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
37,850 35.0%
227.profile imageSarah Zielinski

Managing editor, Science News for Students. Contributor to Science News. Obsessed with animals--especially cats. she/her
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
4,849 35.0%
228.profile imageMary Beth Griggs

Science Editor @VergeScience. Formerly @PopSci. Tweets are my own.
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,960 35.0%
229.profile imageBrendan Borrell

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#CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, is the world's largest particle physics lab, home of the #LHC. French: @CERN_FR
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231.profile imagenature

International weekly journal of science. Editorials, News & Views, Comment, Careers and primary research coverage here. For news, please see @NatureNews.
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233.profile imageAmerican Geophysical Union

Official account of AGU, the world's largest organization of Earth & space scientists. Tweets do not imply endorsement.
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234.profile imageHelen Branswell

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235.profile imageJamie Vernon

Science advocate, champion for evidence-based decision making. Husband, Dad, Citizen, Scientist. This is the personal account of @SigmaXiCEO
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237.profile imageBrian Cox

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The Earth, with everyone else
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238.profile imageAntonio Regalado

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239.profile imageJanet D. Stemwedel, Philosopher Queen ☠️

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240.profile imageCarmen Drahl

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Washington, DC, mostly.
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Cultivating Curiosity.
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244.profile imageDavid Harris

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245.profile imageRoxanne Khamsi

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246.profile imageElizabeth Preston

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Washington, DC
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248.profile imageSteven Pinker

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249.profile imageShannon Palus

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Science and Stuff
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253.profile imageMichele Banks

Maker of science-y art. The Monet of drosophila. Microblognitsa. Keeper of the lolcats. #sciart #scicomm
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254.profile imageBrooke Jarvis

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256.profile imageryan

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257.profile imageMichael Balter

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True, personal stories about science.
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Politics, culture, business, science, technology, health, education, global affairs, more. For assistance, visit theatlantic.com/help
Washington, D.C.
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266.profile imageSoledad O'Brien

boss lady
New York
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267.profile imageQuanta Magazine

Big ideas in science and math. Because you want to know more. Launched by @SimonsFdn. Newsletter: bit.ly/2KDcAoA
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Santa Monica Mtns, probably
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280.profile imageJohn Hawks

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281.profile imageClara Moskowitz

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282.profile imageMaggie Haberman

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283.profile imageAAAS

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286.profile imageTom Zeller Jr.

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289.profile imageMarina Koren

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291.profile imageClimate Central

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We make stuff.
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Washington DC
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