Professional Science Writers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2018-Nov-16 03:54 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, 9 mos on Twitter
146,556 82.5%
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, 8 mos on Twitter
271,368 76.3%
3.profile imageVirginia Hughes

Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
33,533 73.0%
4.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, 8 mos on Twitter
19,239 72.5%
5.profile imageLaura Helmuth

Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. Past president of National Assoc @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
29,032 71.6%
6.profile imageDavid Dobbs

Writer @nytimes, @theatlantic, @NatGeo, @WIRED, etal. Mostly on how sci & med work (or fail). Anonymous tipbox at tinyurl.com/DobbsAnon
All over
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
36,117 71.1%
7.profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker

Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Science and society = my jam. Occasional cute kid stories. She/Her.
Before the Lights Go Out
Mental Floss Presents Be Amazing
Minneapolis, MN
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
28,755 71.1%
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
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
33,993 70.1%
9.profile imageNature News & Comment

Science news & opinion from the news team at Nature, the international journal of #science. Get our daily newsletter: go.nature.com/naturebriefing
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
1,883,033 67.3%
10.profile imageMaryn McKenna

@WIRED columnist, @SchusterInst fellow, journalist, TED | BIG CHICKEN (PLUCKED), SUPERBUG, BEATING BACK THE DEVIL | [email protected] | avi: @rachel_suggs
Big Chicken
Beating Back the Devil
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
38,446 67.3%
11.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
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
31,341 67.3%
12.profile imageJennifer Ouellette

Science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Senior reporter, Ars Technica. Past: Gizmodo. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll.
Me, Myself, and Why
The Best Science Writing Online 2...
The Calculus Diaries
Los Angeles, CA
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
35,826 65.9%
13.profile imageScientific American

Awesome discoveries. Expert insights. Science that shapes the world.
New York City
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,672,663 63.5%
14.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, 10 mos on Twitter
98,714 63.5%
15.profile imageBethany Brookshire

Science writer and journalist. @SNStudents and @ScienceNews, host @sci4thepeople. She/her. My opinions are my own and don’t represent the views of my employer.
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
62,741 63.5%
16.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
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
21,000 62.6%
17.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
103,120,661 61.6%
18.profile imageRobin Lloyd

contributing editor @sciam & @spectrum, faculty @nyu_journalism, vp board @sciencewriting
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
10,719 60.7%
19.profile imageDave Mosher

Science & tech correspondent at @businessinsider. Space, nukes, etc. These tweets self-destruct. DMs open. My work + confidential comms: businessinsider.com/author/dave-mo…
New York, NY
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
19,648 60.2%
20.profile imageNadia Drake

Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
Little Book of Wonders
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
25,251 59.7%
21.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
12,951,075 59.2%
22.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @KatieMPalmer, @JetJocko, @rtg0nzalez, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.
San Francisco, California
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,013,856 59.2%
23.profile imageAndrew Revkin

Pursuing progress on a finite, fast-forward, noisy planet @insidenatgeo.The rest? Family, friends, books j.mp/revkinbooks, songs j.mp/revkinmusic
Hudson Valley, NY, USA
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
82,233 59.2%
24.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Medicine, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sync your calendar with the solar system: nyti.ms/2ECMtej
New York, NY
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,136,511 58.8%
25.profile imageAlexis C. Madrigal

staff writer @TheAtlantic | book for @mcdbooks | visiting scholar @BerkeleyISchool | Mexican, American, Earthseed | ***mostly on leave from Twitter***
Oakland, CA
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
196,354 58.8%
26.profile imageCorey S. Powell

Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Contributing editor at @aeonmag, @discovermag, and @AmSciMag. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
66,621 58.8%
27.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, 8 mos on Twitter
34,931 58.8%
28.profile imageAmy Harmon

New York Times reporter covering science & society. She/her. Mom of @rumblecomics
New York, NY
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
17,841 58.8%
29.profile imageBrendan Maher

Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
12,583 58.8%
30.profile imageRachel "The Yellow Dart" Feltman

Chief Science Officer of the USS @popsci // Previously: made a blog @washingtonpost // Professional GIF curator // Host of @weirdest_thing [email protected]
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
19,379 58.3%
31.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, 9 mos on Twitter
13,558 57.8%
32.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, 4 mos on Twitter
51,231 57.3%
33.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, 7 mos on Twitter
25,120 56.9%
34.profile imageDan Vergano

BuzzFeed News science desk in Washington D.C. Contact: [email protected] PGP key: tinyurl.com/glfk7xo Secure tips: contact.buzzfeed.com
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
16,701 56.9%
35.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
11 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
610,443 56.4%
36.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist/cosmologist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of airplane food
Raleigh, NC
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
279,685 56.4%
37.profile imageLizNeeley

Executive Director of The @Story_Collider. Lecturer @Yale with @NNCIonline. Compass points: science, storytelling, #scicomm studies & gorgeous design. she/her
Washington DC area
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
17,316 56.4%
38.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, 6 mos on Twitter
12,500 55.9%
39.profile imageSean Carroll

Physicist at Caltech. Author of The Big Picture and other books. Host of #MindscapePodcast. Married to @JenLucPiquant. In favor of truth and kindness.
Los Angeles
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
224,875 55.5%
40.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow. From @WNYCStudios.
New York, New York
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
761,593 55.0%
41.profile image(((John Rennie)))

Science writer/editor for @QuantaMagazine, @SciAm, @AccessScience, TWC's Hacking the Planet & more. NYU SHERP, Beakerhead SciComm. Opinions = my own — at most.
Human Geography
New York, NY
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,445 54.5%
42.profile imageNew Scientist

The best place to find out what’s new in science – and why it matters. To subscribe go to: https://t.co/M4DdnmRv4N
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,393,572 54.0%
43.profile imageThe Open Notebook

Articles on science journalism craft, story annotations, writer interviews, a database of pitch letters & more.
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
8,511 53.6%
44.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, 6 mos on Twitter
7,371 53.6%
45.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, 10 mos on Twitter
46,019 53.1%
46.profile imageAnnalee Newitz

I write science fiction and science journalism. Author: Autonomous. Podcast: @ooacpod. Founder: io9. More info: techsploitation.com. Any pronoun. I ❤️ noodles.
Autonomous: A Novel
Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
She's Such a Geek
11 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
33,411 53.1%
47.profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷

host & producer of @flashforwardpod 〰〰 futures critic 〰〰 skeptical optimist 〰〰 formerly @30for30 〰〰 she/her 〰〰 Tweets expire after 30 days 〰〰 👽 🤖 ⚡️ 🔮 🚀
What Future 2018
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
17,202 53.1%
48.profile imageNicholas St. Fleur

Award-winning science journalist covering archaeology, paleontology and space. Passionate about diversity in STEM. @nytimes Send pitches to [email protected]
[email protected]
6 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,405 53.1%
49.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
The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checkin...
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
8,287 53.1%
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, 6 mos on Twitter
8,066 53.1%
51.profile imageKaren James ❄️

rogue scientist (formerly @mdibl & @nhm_london), outdoorswoman • molecular ecology, genetics, evolution, botany, space, intersectional feminism, resistance
Bar Harbor, ME
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
29,330 52.6%
52.profile imageJohn Timmer

Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,404 52.6%
53.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, 8 mos on Twitter
33,698 52.1%
54.profile imagePeter Aldhous

Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
7,303 52.1%
55.profile imageChristopher Mims 🎆

Great ape who hit the cognitive jackpot and got the language pack included at birth. Also a tech columnist at @WSJ
Baltimore, MD
11 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
81,743 51.7%
56.profile imageAzeen Ghorayshi

reporter @BuzzFeedNews / fairly certain I've watched more fly sex than you / [email protected] / signal: ask me (open DMs)
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
7,579 51.7%
57.profile imageJoanne Manaster

Read Science! host, book lover, biology lecturer, former international model, STEM advocate. Increasing your science TBR pile since 2008.
University of Illinois-Urbana
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
59,543 51.2%
58.profile imageDNLee

#JrProf, Mammalogist, Diversity & Access to STEM, Unapologetically Intersectional, Mama Panyabuku, TED Fellow, NatGeo Emerging Explorer, #DispatchesDNLee
Midwest, US; Tanzania, Africa
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
28,489 51.2%
59.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
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,074 51.2%
60.profile imageBen Lillie

Founder of @caveatnyc. Also co-founder of The Story Collider (@story_collider) and former writer for TED.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,581 51.2%
61.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EST (UTC-4)
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
29,695,489 50.7%
62.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, 8 mos on Twitter
7,346 50.7%
63.profile imageRoss Andersen

Editor overseeing science, tech, health at @TheAtlantic; writer of very long stories for same; email: ross[at]theatlantic[dot]com
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
14,999 50.2%
64.profile imageDavid Biello

Dispatches from the future present. Me: Science curator @TEDtalks, book The Unnatural World, et cetera, et cetera...
The Unnatural World
Bullet Trains
New York, NY
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
14,241 50.2%
65.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, 11 mos on Twitter
11,803 50.2%
66.profile imageEmily Willingham

Journalist. Expatriated Texan. #1A all the way. A woman who does science journalism.
The World
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
11,777 50.2%
67.profile imageMichael Moyer

Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,456 50.2%
68.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, 7 mos on Twitter
1,204,463 49.3%
69.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, 6 mos on Twitter
149,510 49.3%
70.profile imageChristie Wilcox

Author of Venomous (amzn.to/1Y9WwIm); Editor for @SciShow; Cell & Molec PhD; @BuehlerSciWri’s partner; Mom (definitely not in that order)
Washington, USA
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
20,067 49.3%
71.profile imageDavid Quammen

Author of The Tangled Tree, Spillover, & other books. Contributing Writer for @NatGeo
The Tangled Tree
The Chimp and the River
Bozeman, Montana
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
10,291 49.3%
72.profile imageChris Mooney

Energy and environment writer at @washingtonpost, also tweeting at @postgreen. Views are my own.
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
33,129 48.8%
73.profile imageAatish Bhatia

Science writer, physicist, tinkerer, teacher. "Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it." – Mary Oliver
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
14,476 48.8%
74.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, 6 mos on Twitter
14,364 48.3%
75.profile imageNancy Shute

Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
12,126 48.3%
76.profile imagePaul Raeburn

Journalist. Author. Producer, Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast. Passionate about journalism. Excited about comedy.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,980 48.3%
77.profile imageFerris Jabr

science writer ❂ contributing writer, @NYTmag and @sciam ❂ gardener ❂ naturalist ❂ surname rhymes with neighbor
Portland, OR
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
17,271 47.9%
78.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, 10 mos on Twitter
14,587 47.9%
79.profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer

Science journalist. Contributing editor @SciAm, columnist @Slate, NYU visiting scholar, 2018 Alicia Patterson fellow, 2017 National Magazine Award finalist.
Hudson Valley, NY
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
8,982 47.4%
80.profile imageAmos Zeeberg

Freelance science and technology journalist. No job is too big; no fee is too big.
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,576 47.4%
81.profile imageDiscover Magazine

The best science magazine, in print and online
Between gluons and galaxies
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,130,478 46.9%
82.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, 8 mos on Twitter
1,065,141 46.9%
83.profile imageThe NPR Science Desk

Science news, commentary and conversation from NPR.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
251,737 46.9%
84.profile imageScienceWriters

With more than 2,000 members, the National Association of Science Writers fosters the dissemination of accurate information regarding science. Hosted #SciWri18
Berkeley, CA
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
22,642 46.9%
85.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, 10 mos on Twitter
6,865 46.9%
86.profile imageKathleen Frey Raven

Science writer. Genetics & hearing loss & stem cells & statistics & data // #FutureIsFemale // Siga la lucha //
In flight
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,027 46.9%
87.profile imageColin Schultz

News editor @HakaiMagazine. Pitch me a story: Someone doing something for a reason. Don't pitch me press releases. [email protected]
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
5,093 46.9%
88.profile imageDr. Kiki Sanford

Science ninjas unite!
Portland, OR
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
192,068 46.4%
89.profile imageAlok Jha

Science correspondent at @TheEconomist • Former @WellcomeTrust fellow • Author: The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt
How to Live Forever
50 Ways the World Could End
London, England
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
30,346 46.4%
90.profile imageErin Biba

Science Journalist -- BBC, Scientific American, PopSci, The Daily Beast, WIRED, Adam Savage's Tested and others. Fact Checker.
The Bog of Eternal Stench
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
22,801 46.4%
91.profile imageJason G. Goldman

Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Bylines @SciAm @Biographic @BBCEarth @NatGeo & more. @SciCommCamp & @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder. Scientist to the stars.
Wild LA
Science Blogging
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
16,251 46.4%
92.profile imageDavid Kroll

Freelance science and healthcare writer @forbeshealth, sometimes @cenmag @indyweek. Drugs from nature, drug safety. Gator PhD, will teach pharmacology for food.
Durham, NC • Clarksville, VA
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
11,484 46.4%
93.profile imageRobert Lee Hotz

I cover science matters for The Wall Street Journal. Distinguished Writer in Residence @nyu_journalism. President of The Alicia Patterson Foundation. Whovian.
New York
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
5,601 46.4%
94.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader. Writer.
Brooklyn, NY
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
880,969 46.0%
95.profile imageEric Holthaus

Meteorologist | Staff writer @grist | Fellow @umnione | #actuallyautistic | dad, ecosocialist Ⓥ🌱🌻🌹🌎 | opinions=mine
Minnesota, USA
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
456,205 46.0%
96.profile imageSTAT

Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicine. STAT Madness is BACK! Apply here: buff.ly/2T8oU1b
3 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
83,339 46.0%
97.profile imageMatt Shipman

I get paid to write, which is nice. I dislike bullies. My book on science PR: press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book… (he/him)
Raleigh, NC
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
7,259 46.0%
98.profile imagehanner

words and birds 🌾senior associate editor @audubonsociety. stands up for the common bird. #blm she/her. write for me: [email protected]
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
8,442 45.5%
99.profile imageHillary Rosner

Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Go Green, Live Rich
Boulder, CO
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
5,398 45.5%
100.profile imageMatthew Herper

Forbes reporter covering science and medicine.
New York
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
85,429 44.5%
101.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, 5 mos on Twitter
240,668 44.1%
102.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.
My Planet
Oakland, CA • author
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
27,585 44.1%
103.profile imageMatthew R Francis

Writer of physics and astronomy. Wearer of jaunty hats. Tryin' to publish a novel. Proud Rebel scum. Avatar by @ScienceComic . He/him.
Cleveland, OH
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
17,186 44.1%
104.profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya

Science correspondent for @TheEconomist. [email protected]
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
12,591 44.1%
105.profile imageMichelle Nijhuis

Editor of the #LifeUpClose series @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag & @NYTMag, blogger @NewYorker, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Proud mom @GirlBilbo.
The Science Writers' Essay Handbo...
Columbia River Gorge
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
7,522 44.1%
106.profile imageCristine Russell

Science, enviro, health writer: climate science+policy; the media; women in science. World Conf of Sci Journalists 2017 co-chair; Harvard Kennedy School fellow
Cambridge, MA; CT; wherever
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
6,078 44.1%
107.profile imageNational Geographic

Taking our understanding and awareness of the world further for 130 years | Test your knowledge with our Messenger chatbot: on.natgeo.com/2Om55Qk
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
22,343,509 43.6%
108.profile imageThe New Yorker

Unparalleled reporting and commentary on politics and culture, humor and cartoons, fiction and poetry, and reviews and criticism.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
8,549,137 43.6%
109.profile imageIan Sample

The Guardian's Science editor, planet's worst surfer and author of Massive, shortlisted for the Royal Society Winton Science Book Prize.
I live by the river
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
46,704 43.6%
110.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, 7 mos on Twitter
32,490 43.6%
111.profile imageErika Check Hayden

Director, @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,611 43.6%
112.profile imageLou Woodley

Supporting & researching scientific communities. Director @AAAS Center for Scientific Collaboration and Community Engagement #CEFP2017 #OpenScience #SciComm 🐿
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
12,049 43.1%
113.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, 8 mos on Twitter
3,756 43.1%
114.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, 9 mos on Twitter
2,817,766 42.7%
115.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, 9 mos on Twitter
3,935 42.7%
116.profile imageCuriosity Rover

Your friendly neighborhood NASA Mars rover. Exploring the Red Planet since 2012. Team headquartered at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory 🚀 @NASAJPL
Gale Crater, Mars
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
3,934,660 42.2%
117.profile imageNautilus

A magazine on science, culture, and philosophy for the intellectually curious
Science Connected
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
70,533 42.2%
118.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, 8 mos on Twitter
40,761 42.2%
119.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, 6 mos on Twitter
13,610 42.2%
120.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)
All Over the Map
San Francisco Bay Area
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,127 42.2%
121.profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross

Climate & Science Correspondent, @HBO's VICE News Tonight • [email protected] • Signal ONLY: 917-933-0537 • 🇨🇦🇹🇹, QPOC, GNC, She/Her/Hers
New York City (et Montréal)
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
8,874 42.2%
122.profile imageCurtis Brainard

@SciAm Managing Editor | @WFSJ Board member & former President
New York
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2015-Aug-30)
3,295 42.2%
123.profile imageElon Musk

9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
23,427,869 41.7%
124.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, 9 mos on Twitter
35,796 41.7%
125.profile imageRaychelle Burks

#Chemistry Blackademic in the Ivory Tower. Left Coaster in the Lone Star. Sarcastic & silly. Tweets = personal ≠ professional. Rollin' with @CurlyHairMafia
Middle of Nowhere
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
18,637 41.7%
126.profile imageUndark Magazine

Non-profit & editorially independent. Exploring #science as a frequently wondrous, sometimes contentious, and occasionally troubling byproduct of human culture.
Cambridge, MA
3 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
14,074 41.7%
127.profile imageRebecca Boyle

Science journalist. Often @TheAtlantic @sciam @FiveThirtyEight @TheLWON etc. Resident of the night. Favorite lunar crater: Aristarchus. Tell me about your dog
Saint Louis, MO
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,551 41.7%
128.profile imageFred Guterl

special projects editor @newsweek, formerly @sciam executive editor, author (Fate of the Species)
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
4,019 41.7%
129.profile imageBill Nye

Bill Nye Saves the World Season 3 Now Streaming Only on Netflix.
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
5,775,845 41.2%
130.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, 5 mos on Twitter
481,696 41.2%
131.profile imageNieman Lab

We are the Nieman Journalism Lab, part of @niemanfdn at Harvard. We're trying to figure out the future of news.
Cambridge, Mass.
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
286,075 41.2%
132.profile imageAtul Gawande

Surgeon, Writer, Researcher, Dilettante. ariadnelabs.org lifebox.org
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
265,609 41.2%
133.profile imagekelly oakes

i write and edit words, usually about science/health. often found at @theipaper. formerly @BuzzFeed. cat pics and commissions to [email protected]
London via Oldham
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
7,484 41.2%
134.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
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
6,421 41.2%
135.profile imageNate Silver

Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,170,655 40.8%
136.profile imageMika McKinnon

Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious.
West Coast
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
28,185 40.8%
137.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, 10 mos on Twitter
20,461 40.8%
138.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, 11 mos on Twitter
4,566 40.8%
139.profile imageAmanda Moon

Editorial Consulting & Project Management at Moon & Company. Former & always: @fsgbooks @basicbooks @palgrave_ @sciam
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
4,308 40.8%
140.profile imagesimon frantz

Managing Editor, Features BBC.com. Formerly: @BBC_Future, @nobelprize, @NatRevDrugDisc. Views expressed are my own.
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,859 40.8%
141.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, 6 mos on Twitter
760,526 40.3%
142.profile imageMichael Eisen

Bagel Avenger (my conflicts bit.ly/1npOeyU)
37° 14′ 6″ N, 115° 48′ 40″ W
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
27,538 40.3%
143.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 or museums.
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
25,401 40.3%
144.profile imageNidhi Subbaraman

Science reporter/Sunday news editor @BuzzFeedNews. Email: [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
6,627 40.3%
145.profile imageTim De Chant ⚡️

Science journalism for the public good at @KSJatMIT, formerly @NOVApbs.
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,386 40.3%
146.profile imageNews from Science

The latest stories in science, brought to you by the @sciencemagazine news team.
Washington, D.C.
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
233,859 39.8%
147.profile imageAleszu Bajak

Science journalist • Teach & run grad programs @NUjournalism • Founder @Storybench @LatAmSci • Fellow @Ksjatmit ‘14 • Alum @Undarkmag @Scifri • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
6,699 39.8%
148.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
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
2,612 39.8%
149.profile imageAnn Finkbeiner

Science writer whose current job is to write whatever I can get an assignment to write.
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
2,440 39.8%
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
New York, NY
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
33,495 39.3%
151.profile imageEric Berger

Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets.
Houston, TX
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
32,413 39.3%
152.profile imageSiri Carpenter

Freelance editor, co-founder of @open_notebook, runner, bicyclist, reader, form-filler-outer. She/her.
Madison, Wisconsin
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
2,873 39.3%
153.profile imageWIRED

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.
San Francisco/New York
11 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
10,352,471 38.9%
154.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, 6 mos on Twitter
64,529 38.9%
155.profile imageMalcolm M. Campbell

Biologist, professor, @UofG VPR. Science, SciComm & HigherEd tweets. Often with whippets, running, thinking, gleaning those #SixIncredibleThingsBeforeBreakfast.
Guelph, Ontario
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,623 38.9%
156.profile imageLisa Grossman

Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
7,180 38.9%
157.profile imageRachel Nuwer

Freelance journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo, BBC & more. Author of "Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking."
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,403 38.9%
158.profile imageJad Abumrad

I make Radiolab and some music too. When I tweet it's just me.
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
309,666 38.4%
159.profile imageMo Costandi

Neuroscientist/ Freelance writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press 2016) & 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus 2013)
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
39,005 38.4%
160.profile imageCarin Anne Bondar

PhD Biologist, Jungle Warrior, Author #WildSex & #WildMoms TV Host, TED talker, Mom. Nutjob. carinbondar.com
wacky chilliwack
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
22,654 38.4%
161.profile imagePLOS

PLOS accelerates progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.
USA and UK
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
134,913 37.9%
162.profile imageDr. Tara C. Smith

Professor, microbiologist/ infectious disease epidemiologist, writer, preK & teen wrangler. Antibiotic resistance, zoonotic disease, scicomm, zombies.
Kent, Ohio
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
18,195 37.9%
163.profile imageElizabeth Lopatto

Deputy editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] She/her
Oakland, California
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
10,690 37.9%
164.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, 7 mos on Twitter
9,563 37.9%
165.profile imageSusannah Locke

Special projects editor @voxdotcom, formerly @PopSci, @sciam, tnghaikus.com. [email protected]
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
4,236 37.9%
166.profile imageJennifer Gunter

The Gray Lady’s gynecologist, women's health advocate, sexpert, appropriately confident, wields the lasso of truth, ponysister, I speak for no one but me.
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
97,764 37.4%
167.profile imageKyle Hill

I explore science on TV and the internet. Host/EP @BecauseScience. Business: kylehill.net. Insta: Sci_Phile. LATEST VIDEO 👇🔥
Los Angeles
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
77,584 37.4%
168.profile imageHelen Branswell

Senior writer, infectious diseases & global health, @statnews. I block rude. #flu #Ebola, #polio, #AMR. Neiman '11. 🇨🇦
Boston, MA
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
24,584 37.4%
169.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
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New York
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
19,873 37.4%
170.profile imageCharles Seife

Journalist, author, NYU professor, debunker of 'alternative facts'
New York City
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
10,268 37.4%
171.profile imageGeoff Brumfiel

I'm an editor/correspondent for @nprscience. Editing climate and environment. Corresponding science and security, especially nukes. securedrop.npr.org
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
7,022 37.4%
172.profile imageEwen Callaway

Immigrant. Journalist at Nature.
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
5,413 37.4%
173.profile imageFrancie Diep

Science journalist, staff writer @PacificStand, appreciator of prose in all forms
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,598 37.4%
174.profile imageThe Onion

America's Finest News Source.
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
11,000,668 37.0%
175.profile imageChris Hadfield

Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after 3 spaceflights. For events and media, please write to [email protected]
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
2,394,122 37.0%
176.profile imageDavid Bradley ⚗️📷🎸

Science and Stuff
Cambridge, UK
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
43,323 37.0%
177.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
5 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
34,019 37.0%
178.profile imageJanet D. Stemwedel

Philosopher, lapsed chemist, Forbes contributor. Previously: Scientific American, ScienceBlogs. forbes.com/sites/janetste…
San Francisco Bay Area
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
13,248 37.0%
179.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, 7 mos on Twitter
12,538 37.0%
180.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
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,278 37.0%
181.profile imageNsikan Akpan

Highly melanated. @PBS @NewsHour science producer & ScienceScope co-creator | PhD pathobiologist | YNWA | PGP: 06D0 E6A5 AC19 3074 13B0 9F87 A332 744F E4D1 95DF
Washington DC
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
4,237 37.0%
182.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, 8 mos on Twitter
2,664 37.0%
183.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, 8 mos on Twitter
42,301,557 36.5%
184.profile imagePopular Science

Awe-inspiring science, tech, and DIY. 146 years strong. Here's animated proof: pops.ci/146YEARS
New York
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
1,265,359 36.5%
185.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, 9 mos on Twitter
130,854 36.5%
186.profile imageMichael E. Mann

Climate Scientist, Professor & Director of the Penn State ESSC; Author of Dire Predictions, The Hockey Stick & the Climate Wars, and The Madhouse Effect
Penn State University, PA
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
81,733 36.5%
187.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, 9 mos on Twitter
46,661 36.5%
188.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, 6 mos on Twitter
17,250 36.5%
189.profile imageKaryn Traphagen

Cultivating Curiosity.
Durham, NC
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
6,069 36.5%
190.profile imageVictoria Jaggard 💀

Senior Editor, Science & Innovation @NatGeo. Astronomy fan, coffee lover, gaming geek, goth fashionista, Navy brat. Always on for karaoke.
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
5,086 36.5%
191.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, 7 mos on Twitter
4,304 36.5%
192.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, 10 mos on Twitter
2,498,302 36.0%
193.profile imageSteven Pinker

Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
Boston, MA
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
474,962 36.0%
194.profile imageRadiolab

Radiolab is a show about curiosity from @WNYCStudios.
multiple universes
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
271,142 36.0%
195.profile imageGwen Pearson

I'm a bug AND a feature! I do insect outreach and write about science. Founder of @ento_allies. Tweets personal/do not represent employers etc etc 🐝 she/her
Low Earth Orbit, Indiana
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
20,300 36.0%
196.profile imageNatalie Wolchover

Physics writer and editor @QuantaMagazine. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
15,752 36.0%
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!
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
10,490 36.0%
198.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
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,667 36.0%
199.profile imageNational Science Foundation

Explore #NSFfunded research that is transforming the world. / Social media policy: bit.ly/smpnsf
Alexandria, VA
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
1,081,778 35.5%
200.profile imagebrad plumer

Reporter at @nytclimate. On the apocalypse beat, more or less. Email me at [email protected]
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
32,475 35.5%
201.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, 9 mos on Twitter
8,732 35.5%
202.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, 10 mos on Twitter
7,943 35.5%
203.profile imageAllie Wilkinson

Freelance science journalist. Founder of @lookslikesci. Marine biologist at heart. Member of SEJ, NASW, SCB
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,152 35.5%
204.profile imageDoug Main

senior writer/editor @NatGeo, co-leading the animals desk. pitch me: douglas.main @ natgeo.com
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
5,276 35.5%
205.profile imageapoorva mandavilli

award-winning science journalist, founding editor and EIC of @Spectrum, co-founder of @CultureDish, former NYU adjunct faculty, travel enthusiast, Mom

9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,494 35.5%
206.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, 7 mos on Twitter
23,573,410 35.1%
207.profile imageNicholas Thompson

Editor of @wired. DM with tips or email [email protected]
New York
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
99,388 35.1%
208.profile imageBora Zivkovic

Pittsboro, NC
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
28,870 35.1%
209.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, 9 mos on Twitter
17,310 35.1%
210.profile imageJoel Achenbach

The Washington Post; Achenblog; Why Things Are; Captured By Aliens; The Grand Idea; A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea
Washington DC
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
9,874 35.1%
211.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, 8 mos on Twitter
6,838 35.1%
212.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, 10 mos on Twitter
3,320 35.1%
213.profile imageErin Podolak

Science Writer for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Lehigh University and UW-Madison alum. Polar Bear enthusiast.
Boston, MA
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,027 35.1%
214.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, 9 mos on Twitter
79,104 34.6%
215.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, 6 mos on Twitter
16,723 34.6%
216.profile imageSarah Kaplan

@washingtonpost reporter covering news from around the nation and across the universe. [email protected]
Washington, D.C.
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
9,717 34.6%
217.profile imageCarmen Drahl

Freelance chemistry and food journalist. Bylines @cenmag @Forbes @DCist @SciAm. Chemistry Ph.D. Inglés+Español. Secure mail: carmendrahl-at-protonmaildotcom
Washington, DC, mostly.
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,208 34.6%
218.profile imageMichael Balter

Writer for SciAm/SAPIENS/The Verge/Undark -- anthro/mental health/#MeToo/environment. Former NYU journo prof, current instructor for @HVWritersCenter
Recently returned to USA from 29 yrs exile in Europe.
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,343 34.6%
219.profile imageDavid Harris

science+art+design+journalism+books+words (Editor of Journal of Brief Ideas: briefideas.org. Previously editor of various science magazines.)
Brisbane, Australia
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,053 34.6%
220.profile imageSophie Bushwick

Science writer, podcast & video producer, nap advocate. Also Senior Editor at @PopSci
New York, NY
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,390 34.6%
221.profile imageLongreads

The world's best stories, since 2009. Use #longreads to share your favorites. Part of the @Automattic @WordPressdotcom family.
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
274,627 34.1%
222.profile imageHope Jahren

author of LAB GIRL, winner of the 2016 NBCC award in autobiography
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
35,886 34.1%
223.profile imageScott Hensley

Editing various health and science stories for @NPRScience. Ex-WSJ. Lover of Dobermans, 🦀s, @jhumenslacrosse, craft beer & 🇺🇸. (PR folks, no pitches, pls.)
Washington, D.C.
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
31,973 34.1%
224.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, 9 mos on Twitter
22,863 34.1%
225.profile imageAlex Wild

Curator of Entomology at the University of Texas at Austin.
Austin, Texas
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
20,751 34.1%
226.profile imageMaddie Stone

Writer, nerd, managing editor @EARTH3R by @Gizmodo. @GMGUnion. Earth & enviro science PhD. DMs open.
Philadelphia, PA
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
14,167 34.1%
227.profile imageJennifer Frazer

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228.profile imageVeronique Greenwood

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229.profile imageBrian Cox

Touring the world in 2019, mainly talking about cosmology, quantum mechanics, black holes and the value of our civilisation.
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230.profile imageReuters Science News

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231.profile imageAndrew Freedman

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232.profile imageDr Adam Rutherford

Back off man, I'm a scientist hyperurl.co/BookofHumans
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233.profile imageAm Geophysical Union

Official account of the American Geophysical Union, the world's largest organization of Earth and space scientists. Tweets do not imply endorsement.
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234.profile imageSarah Zhang

staff writer @TheAtlantic, eukaryote // email: [email protected]
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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235.profile imageMichele Banks

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236.profile imageMollie Bloudoff-Inde

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Washington, DC
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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237.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.
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238.profile imageCharlie Petit

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239.profile imageJamie Shreeve

Deputy Editor in Chief, National Geographic
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240.profile imageLiz Szabo

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241.profile imageMartin F. Robbins

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242.profile imageMatter

We make stuff.
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243.profile imageDavid Grinspoon

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244.profile imageJohn Hawks

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

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246.profile imageSarah Zielinski

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247.profile imagePeter Edmonds

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248.profile imageSpaceX

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249.profile imageCERN

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250.profile imageDr. David Shiffman

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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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252.profile imageShannon Stirone

Freelance writer. Art Historian. I like planets. Bylines @PopSci @NYTimes @TheAtlantic @NewRepublic @Wired & others. Opinions are mine. 📡
California, USA
4 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
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253.profile imageMiriam Goldstein

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Washington DC
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254.profile imageKendra "Gloom is My Beat" Pierre-Louis

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255.profile imageElizabeth Preston

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256.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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257.profile imageEmily Graslie 🌸🐝

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Chicago, IL
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258.profile imageKate Sheppard

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259.profile imageJane Leopardis

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260.profile imageMichael Specter

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8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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261.profile imageJeanne Garbarino, PhD

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262.profile imageClifton Wiens

Then: Nat Geo. Now: Scripted series set in 1876 Washington in development w/Pilothouse Pictures. Modern times, as it were.
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263.profile imageRoxanne Khamsi

journalist who pipetted | writing in @NYTMag @SciAm @Slate & more | chief news editor at @NatureMedicine | lecturer at @stonybrooku and @cuny | EAB @TEDMED
New York
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,984 32.2%
264.profile imageXENI

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12 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
136,387 31.8%
265.profile imageLiz Landau

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Los Angeles
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
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266.profile imageLiza Gross

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267.profile imageNPR

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268.profile imageBrooke Jarvis

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270.profile imageMike Lemonick

I'm the Opinion Editor for Scientific American. I also write books
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271.profile imageMarissa Fessenden

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273.profile imageNeuroskeptic

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274.profile imageDr. Jonathan Foley

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San Francisco
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275.profile imageJulia Belluz

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Washington, DC
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Geneticist; editor; writer; science communicator; attempted wit. Assoc Prof, @EmoryMedicine & @MarcusAutism Ctr. Tweets are my own.
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
15,311 30.8%
277.profile imageskullsinthestars

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8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
13,485 30.8%
278.profile imageGlendon Mellow

Art in Awe of Science | Science Illustrator and Blogger | BFA Honours 🇨🇦 | #BikeTO Cyclist | he/him | @Symbiartic | former @sciam | #sciart
Science Illustrator, Toronto
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
9,112 30.8%
279.profile imageEli Kintisch

Video producer. Correspondent, Science mag. -- Seeking FT work, open to freelancing --
Washington, DC
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3,554 30.8%
280.profile imageHelen Pearson

Chief Magazine Editor for Nature (views expressed here are my own). Writer, mum of 3 boys, author of book The Life Project, on the British birth cohorts.
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,128 30.8%
281.profile imageJessica Morrison

I publish ‘zines and rage against machines.
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,646 30.8%
282.profile imageSlate

10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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283.profile imageThe Atlantic

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Washington, D.C.
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284.profile imageDavid Fahrenthold

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Washington, DC
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285.profile imageMiles O'Brien

Science, technology, aviation and space journalist.
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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286.profile imageSelina/ @RealScientists

Real science from real scientists, writers, communicators, artists & clinicians. This week: Selina Groh | @CrocBlob | He/They
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287.profile imageElise Andrew

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288.profile imageMike Brown

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Pasadena, CA
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289.profile imageMegan Garber

Atlantic writer. Coffee drinker.
Washington, DC
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22,289 30.3%
290.profile imageHannah Devlin

The Guardian's Science Correspondent. Send me your stories: [email protected]
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
15,621 30.3%
291.profile imageAntonio Regalado

Progress in science depends on new techniques, new discoveries and new ideas, probably in that order - {Sydney Brenner}. I write about biotechniques @techreview
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11,773 30.3%
292.profile imageCharles Bergquist

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7,815 30.3%
293.profile imageRichard Van Noorden

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294.profile imageBrian Mossop

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4,518 30.3%
295.profile imageJohn Matson

words about code @datadoghq
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296.profile imageDavid Corcoran

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1,567 30.3%
298.profile imageCatherine Q.

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9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
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299.profile imageClive Thompson

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New York, NY
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300.profile imageDaniel MacArthur

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Boston, USA
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
31,376 29.9%