Professional Science Writers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2019-Jul-12 09:43 UTC. Listed feeds: 300. A feed's score is the percentage of Professional Science Writers on Twitter following it, and dark shading indicates the feed belongs to a member of that list. Switch to collage. List only feeds under 5,000 followers. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

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1.profile imageEd Yong

Science writer at The Atlantic. Author of I CONTAIN MULTITUDES, a New York Times bestseller on animal-microbe partnerships. edyong.me
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
163,286 80.3%
2.profile imageCarl Zimmer

@nytimes columnist. Author: carlzimmer.com/books/ Contacts via my web site welcome. RTs are pointers to things of interest, not endorsements
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
274,151 78.1%
3.profile imageLaura Helmuth

Health & science editor at @washingtonpost. Past president of National Association of @ScienceWriters. Formerly @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
31,346 74.6%
4.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, 4 mos on Twitter
20,568 73.2%
5.profile imageVirginia Hughes

Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
34,593 72.8%
6.profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker

Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Science and society = my jam. Occasional cute kid stories. She/Her.
Minneapolis, MN
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
31,159 72.8%
7.profile imageDavid Dobbs

Writer @nytimes, @theatlantic, @NatGeo, @WIRED, etal. Mostly on how sci & med work (or fail). Anonymous tipbox at tinyurl.com/DobbsAnon
All over
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
36,803 69.7%
8.profile imageDeborah Blum

Book author, Science journalist, blogger, and director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT.
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
35,575 68.9%
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, 10 mos on Twitter
1,936,359 67.1%
10.profile imageMaryn McKenna

magazine journo | @WIRED Ideas | TED | senior fellow @EmoryCSHH | BIG CHICKEN (PLUCKED), SUPERBUG, BEATING BACK THE DEVIL | public health, global health, food
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
40,542 67.1%
11.profile imageScientific American

Awesome discoveries. Expert insights. Science that shapes the world.
New York City
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,742,133 66.7%
12.profile imageJennifer Ouellette

Science and culture writer Jennifer Ouellette. Senior writer, Ars Technica. Past: Gizmodo. Ex-evangelical. Married to @seanmcarroll.
Los Angeles, CA
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
37,892 66.7%
13.profile imageIvan Oransky

VP, Editorial, @Medscape. Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; president, @AHCJ.
Northampton, MA and New York, NY
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
31,973 65.8%
14.profile imageAmy Harmon

New York Times reporter covering science & society. She/Her. Mom of @rumblecomics
New York, NY
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
20,853 64.0%
15.profile imageRobin Lloyd

reporter covering underground pipes, cities, food, pollution, public health; news editor; teacher @nyu_journalism
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
11,097 63.6%
16.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, 2 mos on Twitter
63,297 63.2%
17.profile imageSteve Silberman

Author, NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity, a NYT bestseller, and The Taste of Salt, a history of cystic fibrosis coming 2022.
San Francisco
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
106,736 62.7%
18.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Medicine, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sync your calendar with the solar system: nyti.ms/2ECMtej
New York, NY
12 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
1,159,927 61.4%
19.profile imageMariette DiChristina

Editor in Chief @sciam. EVP, Editorial & Publishing, Magazines, Springer Nature. Soon: Dean, BU College of Communication. Opinions my own.
New York
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
21,328 61.0%
20.profile imageNadia Drake

Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer, slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), jungles and spiders. Champagneophile. PhD.
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
26,197 60.5%
21.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
12 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
107,070,463 60.1%
22.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, 6 mos on Twitter
84,505 60.1%
23.profile imageDave Mosher

Senior correspondent for space, science & tech at @businessinsider / @thisisinsider. My tweets self-destruct. DMs open. Stories & leaks: businessinsider.com/author/dave-mo…
New York, NY
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
19,793 60.1%
24.profile imageSeth Mnookin

I write books and articles and am the director of @MIT_SciWrite. website: sethmnookin.com.
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
34,583 59.6%
25.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @sandraupson, @JetJocko, @rtg0nzalez, @MeganMolteni, @MrMattSimon, @dmoberhaus
San Francisco, California
11 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,019,103 59.2%
26.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist/cosmologist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of cosmic catastrophes
Raleigh, NC
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
318,661 58.8%
27.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, 4 mos on Twitter
67,289 58.8%
28.profile imageLizNeeley

Executive Director of The @StoryCollider. Lecturer @Yale with @NNCIonline. Compass points: science, storytelling, #scicomm studies & gorgeous design. she/her
Washington DC area
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
18,376 58.8%
29.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, 5 mos on Twitter
15,211 57.9%
30.profile imageSean Carroll

Physicist at Caltech. Author of The Big Picture and other books. Host of #MindscapePodcast. Married to @JenLucPiquant. In favor of truth and kindness.
Los Angeles
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
235,069 57.5%
31.profile imageAlexis C. Madrigal

staff writer @TheAtlantic | book for @mcdbooks | visiting scholar @BerkeleyISchool | Mexican, American, Earthseed | ***mostly not here***
Oakland, CA
11 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
195,133 57.5%
32.profile imageRiley 🏴‍☠️ Skeleton Keys!

Distant cousin of T. rex. Author of My Beloved Brontosaurus, Written in Stone, & Skeleton Keys! Blogs @sciam. Aka Brian Switek. Genderfluid, they/them.
Where the fossils are.
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
25,920 57.5%
33.profile imageRachel "The Yellow Dart" Feltman

Chief Science Officer of the USS @popsci // Previously @washingtonpost // Host of @weirdest_thing // She/Her/My Dude // [email protected]
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
19,569 57.5%
34.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
13,334,221 57.0%
35.profile imageBrendan Maher

Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
12,776 57.0%
36.profile imageThe Open Notebook

Articles on science journalism craft, story annotations, writer interviews, a database of pitch letters & more.
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
9,844 57.0%
37.profile imageJonathan Eisen

Professor @UCDavis Guardian of Microbial Diversity, #OpenScience #Diversity #RedSox #Barca #Type1, Very amateur #BirdPhotography phylogenomics.me
Davis, CA
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
53,751 56.6%
38.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun, for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow. From @WNYCStudios.
New York, New York
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
762,923 55.7%
39.profile imageDan Vergano

BuzzFeed News science desk in Washington D.C. Contact: [email protected] Secure tips: contact.buzzfeed.com
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
16,901 55.7%
40.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, 5 mos on Twitter
3,486,610 55.3%
41.profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷

I make @flashforwardpod 〰〰 futures critic 〰〰 skeptical optimist 〰〰 formerly @30for30 〰〰 she/her 〰〰 Tweets 🗑 in 30 days 〰〰 👽 🤖 ⚡️ 🚀 [email protected]
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
21,615 54.8%
42.profile imageThomas Levenson

Author, The Hunt for Vulcan and Newton and the Counterfeiter; writer and professor of Science Writing at MIT; occasional @GlobeIdeas columnist.
Cambridge, MA
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
12,463 54.8%
43.profile imageNicholas St. Fleur

Award-winning science journalist covering archaeology, paleontology, space. @nytimes Passionate about diversity & outreach in science. [email protected]
[email protected]
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
10,084 54.8%
44.profile image(((John Rennie)))

Science writer/editor for @QuantaMagazine, @SciAm, @AccessScience, TWC's Hacking the Planet & more. NYU SHERP, Beakerhead SciComm. Opinions = my own — at most.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,596 54.8%
45.profile imageBrooke Borel

Sr. Editor @undarkmag • Instructor @nyu_journalism • Freelance journo for many (maybe you?) • Books: Infested / The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checking • She/Her
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
9,025 54.8%
46.profile imagePhil Plait

SCIENCE! I love this stuff. My Bad Astronomy blog: syfy.com/badastronomy I use "likes" for bookmarks. No endorsement implied.
12 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
614,400 54.4%
47.profile imageAnnalee Newitz

I write science fiction and nonfiction. Author: Autonomous. Contributor: @nytopinion. Podcast: @ooacpod. Founder: @io9. They/She. I ❤️ noodles.
12 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
35,307 53.9%
48.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, 2 mos on Twitter
8,505 53.1%
49.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, 1 mo on Twitter
7,548 53.1%
50.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EDT (UTC-4)
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
31,851,768 52.6%
51.profile imageRoss Andersen

Editor overseeing science, tech, health at @TheAtlantic; writer of very long stories for same; email: ross[at]theatlantic[dot]com
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
16,454 52.6%
52.profile imageDavid Biello

Dispatches from the future present. Me: Science curator @TEDtalks, book The Unnatural World, et cetera, et cetera...
New York, NY
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
14,599 52.6%
53.profile imageJohn Timmer

Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
9,452 52.6%
54.profile imagePeter Aldhous

Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
7,825 52.6%
55.profile imageDNLee

#JrProf, Mammalogist, Diversity & Access to STEM, Unapologetically Intersectional, Mama Panyabuku, TED Fellow, NatGeo Emerging Explorer, #DispatchesDNLee
Midwest, US; Tanzania, Africa
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
31,324 52.2%
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, 2 mos on Twitter
1,334,997 51.8%
57.profile imageEmily Lakdawalla

Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist. Asteroid 274860. Views are my own & not those of employer.
Pasadena, CA
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
157,829 51.8%
58.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, 11 mos on Twitter
59,930 51.3%
59.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, 6 mos on Twitter
45,820 51.3%
60.profile imageKaren James ❄️

Scientist & outdoorswoman tweeting about molecular ecology, genetics, evolution, botany, space, feminism & social justice, but in reverse order if I’m honest.
Bar Harbor, ME
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
32,403 51.3%
61.profile imageAzeen Ghorayshi

investigative reporter @BuzzFeedNews / send me tips: [email protected] / signal: ask me (open DMs)
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,043 51.3%
62.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, 4 mos on Twitter
7,589 51.3%
63.profile imageKatherine H. Courage

Science writer + editor. Author of CULTURED amzn.to/2TUT5sn and OCTOPUS! amzn.to/17xUF5R. General nerd for science. Former @SciAm.
Longmont, CO
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
9,113 50.9%
64.profile imageAlan Boyle

Aerospace and science editor @GeekWire. Longtime blogger @CosmicLog. Author of "The Case for Pluto." Links/RTs ≠ endorsements
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
36,385 50.4%
65.profile imageMichael Moyer

Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
8,393 50.4%
66.profile imageChristopher Mims 🎆

Former baby and aspiring ghost. Writes about our tools and how they shape us for @WSJ. My DMs are open, be nice.
Baltimore, MD
12 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
89,749 50.0%
67.profile imageNational Association of Science Writers

With more than 2,000 members, the National Association of Science Writers fosters the dissemination of accurate information regarding science. Hosting #SciWri19
Berkeley, CA
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
23,589 50.0%
68.profile imageAatish Bhatia

∿ Science writer, teacher, physicist, immigrant ∿ Into: exploratory learning, math & science for creative expression, personal empowerment & community building.
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
15,065 50.0%
69.profile imageBen Lillie

Co-founder of @caveatnyc. Previously: co-founder of @storycollider & writer for TED. Retweets are attempts to comprehend the universe.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,704 50.0%
70.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, 7 mos on Twitter
12,683 49.1%
71.profile imageEJ Willingham

Expatriated Texan 🤠. PhD in gonads 🍒+postdoc in genitalia🍆, chronicler of the 🧠. PHALLACY, my book about penises, publishes in 2020.
The World
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
11,874 49.1%
72.profile imageChris Mooney

Energy and environment writer at @washingtonpost, also tweeting at @postgreen. Views are my own.
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
35,147 48.7%
73.profile imageChristie Wilcox @ VidCon!

Author of Venomous (amzn.to/1Y9WwIm); Editor for @SciShow; Cell & Molec PhD; @BuehlerSciWri’s partner; Mom (definitely not in that order)
Washington, USA
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
20,007 48.7%
74.profile imageDavid Quammen

Author of The Tangled Tree, Spillover, & other books. Contributing Writer for @NatGeo
Bozeman, Montana
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
10,963 48.7%
75.profile imageErin Biba

Science Journalist -- National Geographic, BBC, Scientific American, NBC News, PopSci, The Daily Beast, Gizmodo, Earther, Dame, WIRED and others. Fact Checker.
Pit Of Despair
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
34,982 48.2%
76.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, 1 mo on Twitter
19,071 48.2%
77.profile imageAdam Rogers

Deputy Editor/Wired. Writing science and geekery. Author of Proof: The Science of Booze. Coming to you live and direct for Network 23. [email protected]
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
15,207 47.8%
78.profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer

Journalist. Contributing editor @SciAm, columnist @Slate. National Mag Award finalist. Writing a book about raising kind kids for @putnambooks.
Hudson Valley, NY
11 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
10,488 47.8%
79.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, 4 mos on Twitter
1,063,858 47.4%
80.profile imageThe NPR Science Desk

Science news, commentary and conversation from NPR.
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
249,830 47.4%
81.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, 9 mos on Twitter
26,102 47.4%
82.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, 4 mos on Twitter
16,389 47.4%
83.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, 2 mos on Twitter
7,545 47.4%
84.profile imageColin Schultz

News editor @HakaiMagazine. Pitch me a story: Someone doing something for a reason. Don't send me press releases. [email protected]
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
5,226 47.4%
85.profile imageDiscover Magazine

The best science magazine, in print and online
Between gluons and galaxies
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
1,147,828 46.9%
86.profile imageEric Holthaus

Meteorologist | Fellow @umnione | #actuallyautistic | he, they | ecosocialist🌹🌎❤️
Mdewakanton lands / Minnesota
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
470,680 46.9%
87.profile imageAlok Jha

Science correspondent at @TheEconomist • Former @WellcomeTrust fellow • Author: The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt • [email protected]📧
London, England
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
31,772 46.9%
88.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, 2 mos on Twitter
17,042 46.9%
89.profile imageNancy Shute

Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
12,045 46.5%
90.profile imageDavid Kroll

@CUPharmacy pharmaceutical sciences prof, freelance pharma & healthcare writer @forbeshealth, clips @indyweek @cenmag. Gator PhD in Pharmacology & Therapeutics.
Denver, CO
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
11,602 46.5%
91.profile imagehanner

words and birds 🌾senior associate editor @audubonsociety. stands up for the common bird. #blm she/her. write for me: [email protected]
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
8,667 46.5%
92.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, 1 mo on Twitter
5,798 46.5%
93.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader. Writer. Bicycle-dependent. Author of "Figuring."
Brooklyn, NY
11 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
894,409 46.1%
94.profile imageKatharine Hayhoe

Not suspicious, just Canadian. Climate scientist, @TTUCSC director, poli sci prof, knitter, pastor's wife, mom. TIME100 + Fortune50. First in line for cloning.
Texas Tech University
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
111,999 46.1%
95.profile imagePaul Raeburn

Journalist. Author. Producer, Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast. Passionate about journalism. Excited about comedy.
New York, NY
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,961 46.1%
96.profile imageNational Geographic

Taking our understanding and awareness of the world further for 130 years
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
23,021,278 45.6%
97.profile imageEric Michael Johnson

Award-winning science writer, scholar, simian. Evolutionary Anthropology and History of Science.
Vancouver, BC
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
6,897 45.6%
98.profile imageRebecca 🌓 Boyle

Science journalist. Read me @TheAtlantic @nytimes @sciam @PopSci @TheLWON & more. Denizen of the night. Pro-dog. Writing a book about the Moon for @randomhouse
Saint Louis, MO
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,814 45.6%
99.profile imageAmos Zeeberg

Freelance science and technology journalist. No job is too big; no fee is too big.
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,549 45.6%
100.profile imageDr. Kiki Sanford

Science ninjas unite!
Portland, OR
12 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
190,625 45.2%
101.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, 5 mos on Twitter
53,344 45.2%
102.profile imageKathleen Raven

Science writer. Currently tracking: hearing loss & suicide as a symptom & things that make you 🤔 // #FutureIsFemale //
In flight
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,033 45.2%
103.profile imageHillary Rosner

Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Boulder, CO
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
5,493 45.2%
104.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, 2 mos on Twitter
8,670,171 44.7%
105.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, 5 mos on Twitter
2,961,273 44.7%
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, 8 mos on Twitter
6,163 44.7%
107.profile imageJay Rosen

I teach journalism and direct the Studio 20 program at NYU, critique the press, direct @membershippzzle. 'Ambassador' for @decorrespondent's expansion.
New York City [email protected]
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
251,589 44.3%
108.profile imageSTAT

Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicine. Make sure to sign up for our free newsletters here: buff.ly/2DJgw2p
3 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
91,681 44.3%
109.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, 6 mos on Twitter
28,592 44.3%
110.profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross

Correspondent, @HBO's VICE News Tonight • science & climate • Tweets delete after 30 days • [email protected] • Secure: [email protected] • She/Her
New York City (et Montréal)
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
15,483 44.3%
111.profile imageMatthew Herper

Senior Writer, Medicine at STAT News. This is biology's century; Every data point has a face.
New York
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
90,939 43.9%
112.profile imageIan Sample

Guardian Science editor | Terrible surfer | Author of Massive, shortlisted for the Royal Society Winton Science Book Prize. Got a story? [email protected]
I live by the river
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
46,874 43.9%
113.profile imageMika McKinnon

Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious. #scicomm #womeninSTEM she/her
West Coast
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
41,925 43.9%
114.profile imageJoe Hanson

Nerdy by nature. Ph.D. biologist, science writer, creator of @okaytobesmart on YouTube. Not an actual LEGO. Instagram: drjoehanson
Austin, TX
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
35,166 43.9%
115.profile imageMatthew R Francis

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Cleveland, OH
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
20,653 43.9%
116.profile imageMichelle Nijhuis

Editor of #LifeUpClose @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag & @NYTMag, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Author of BELOVED BEASTS, forthcoming @WWNorton. Mom @GirlBilbo.
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9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
7,927 43.9%
117.profile imageKathryn Schulz

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NY / MD / on the road
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
41,889 43.4%
118.profile imageRaychelle Burks

#Chemistry Blackademic in the Ivory Tower. She/they. Left Coaster in the Lone Star. Sarcastic & silly. Tweets = personal ≠ professional. In @CurlyHairMafia.
Middle of Nowhere
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
22,603 43.4%
119.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)
3,296 43.4%
120.profile imageErika Check Hayden

Director, @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
9,704 43.0%
121.profile imageNidhi Subbaraman

Science reporter @BuzzFeedNews on the poison beat. [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
6,884 43.0%
122.profile image(((Steve Mirsky)))

Editor, columnist, podcaster for @sciam magazine. Opinions expressed are my own and are subject to revision with new information. Like science.
The Bronx
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
6,691 43.0%
123.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, 5 mos on Twitter
4,008 43.0%
124.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, 4 mos on Twitter
3,888 43.0%
125.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, 4 mos on Twitter
12,612 42.5%
126.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, 11 mos on Twitter
4,016,234 42.1%
127.profile imageEric Berger

Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets.
Houston, TX
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
38,848 42.1%
128.profile imageNatalie Wolchover

Physics writer and editor @QuantaMagazine. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
22,591 42.1%
129.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, 1 mo on Twitter
14,170 42.1%
130.profile imageBetsy Mason

Freelance journalist, geologist, beer snob, calm assertive pack leader. Co-author of the book All Over the Map (Oct. 30 bit.ly/alloverthemap)
San Francisco Bay Area
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
9,148 42.1%
131.profile imageAmy Maxmen

I write about science and scientists. Views are my own.
East Bay/Cali
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
5,624 42.1%
132.profile imageElon Musk

10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
27,311,768 41.7%
133.profile imageBill Nye

Science Rules! Podcast Out Now 🧪
Los Angeles, CA
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
5,886,340 41.7%
134.profile imageNautilus

Science, culture, and philosophy for the intellectually curious. Subscribe for print and digital access.
Science Connected
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
82,299 41.7%
135.profile imageLou Woodley

10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
12,315 41.7%
136.profile imageRachel Nuwer

Freelance journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo, BBC & more. Author of POACHED.
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,885 41.7%
137.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, 10 mos on Twitter
292,350 41.2%
138.profile imageAtul Gawande

Surgeon, Writer, Researcher, CEO.... havenhealthcare.com ariadnelabs.org lifebox.org
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
283,325 41.2%
139.profile imageBrian Malow

Science comedian, Earth. Available for off-world appearances, if transportation is provided.
Raleigh, NC
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
20,828 41.2%
140.profile imageSarah Kaplan

Reporter @washingtonpost covering news from around the nation and across the universe. [email protected]
Washington, D.C.
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
11,965 41.2%
141.profile imagekelly oakes

science journalist 🚀 bylines at New Scientist, BBC, the i paper, etc 🌍 previously at BuzzFeed 🐱 [email protected] ✉️https://t.co/EsmgC8SY7w
London via Oldham
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
7,618 41.2%
142.profile imageSiri Carpenter

Editor of @open_notebook, freelance writer and editor, @sciencewriters president. Opinions expressed are my own, for better or worse. She/her/hers.
Madison, Wisconsin
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,166 41.2%
143.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, 2 mos on Twitter
800,687 40.8%
144.profile imageMaria Konnikova

Only @newyorker writer ever to go on leave to play pro poker. Wrote some bestsellers (amzn.to/2qmaDAe), host @thegriftpodcast, Team Pokerstars Pro
Brooklyn, NY
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
35,394 40.8%
145.profile imageLisa Grossman

Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,641 40.8%
146.profile imageAnn Finkbeiner

Science writer whose current job is to write whatever I can get an assignment to write.
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,572 40.8%
147.profile imageFred Guterl

special projects editor @newsweek, formerly @sciam executive editor, author (Fate of the Species)
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
4,055 40.4%
148.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, 1 mo on Twitter
481,999 39.9%
149.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, 5 mos on Twitter
32,955 39.9%
150.profile imageAlice Bell

Co-run a climate charity. Also writing a book on the history of the climate crisis. Former journo, academic and museum worker. [email protected]
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
26,603 39.9%
151.profile imageElizabeth Lopatto

Deputy editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] Put my cat tweets on television, you cowards.
Oakland, California
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
11,334 39.9%
152.profile imageMalcolm M. Campbell

Biologist, professor, @UofG VPR. Science, SciComm & HigherEd tweets. Often with whippets, running, thinking, gleaning those #SixIncredibleThingsBeforeBreakfast.
Guelph, Ontario
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,677 39.9%
153.profile imageAleszu Bajak

Science journalist teaching at @NUjournalism • Editor @Storybench @LatAmSci • @KSJatMIT 14 • Alum @Undarkmag @esquireclassic @SciFri • Peruvian-gringo • #rstats
Cambridge, MA
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,062 39.9%
154.profile imageAmanda Moon

Founder, Moon & Company: Editorial Consulting + Project Management. Former & always: @fsgbooks @basicbooks @palgrave_ @sciam
NYC & Boston
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
4,320 39.9%
155.profile imageTim De Chant ⚡️

Science journalism for the public good at @MIT_Sciwrite. Formerly @KSJatMIT, @NOVApbs.
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,397 39.9%
156.profile imageNews from Science

The latest stories in science, brought to you by the @sciencemagazine news team.
Washington, D.C.
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
242,817 39.5%
157.profile imageElizabeth Kolbert

I am a New Yorker staff writer and author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe and The Sixth Extinction.
5 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
36,467 39.5%
158.profile imageFrancie Diep

Science journalist, staff writer @PacificStand, appreciator of prose in all forms
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,945 39.5%
159.profile imagesimon frantz

Managing Editor, Features BBC.com. Formerly: @BBC_Future, @nobelprize, @NatRevDrugDisc. Views expressed are my own.
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,833 39.5%
160.profile imageWIRED

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.
San Francisco/New York
12 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
10,369,487 39.0%
161.profile imageJennifer Gunter

The Gray Lady’s gynecologist (@NYTStyles), sexpert, appropriately confident, lasso of truth, I speak for no one but me. The Vagina Bible (8/27), Jensplaining.
San Francisco, CA
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
183,145 39.0%
162.profile imageDr. Tara C. Smith

Professor, microbiologist/ infectious disease epidemiologist, writer, preK & teen wrangler. Antibiotic resistance, zoonotic disease, scicomm, zombies. She/her.
Kent, Ohio
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
20,040 39.0%
163.profile imageMC Stardust ✨ Inclusion Rider 4 Life

Astrophysicist by day and all around rock-it scientist whenever I get my act together. Tweets are my own opinions. Intersectional or GTFO. 1/2 of @startorialist
Moon/New York City
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
13,100 39.0%
164.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, 9 mos on Twitter
114,734 38.6%
165.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, 11 mos on Twitter
6,498 38.6%
166.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, 9 mos on Twitter
5,237 38.6%
167.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, 4 mos on Twitter
2,715 38.6%
168.profile imageNate Silver

Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,204,855 38.2%
169.profile imageShannon Stirone

Writer. Art Historian. Find me in @NYTimes @washingtonpost @PopSci @TheAtlantic @NatGeo @NewRepublic @RollingStone @Wired @Longreads. Opinions are mine.
Bay Area, CA
4 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
19,838 38.2%
170.profile imageBrandon Keim

Freelance journalist + writer | Nature, animals, science & environment | Author, The Eye of the Sandpiper goo.gl/cn6c1y | Co-founder @KittyEatsBugs
Maine, USA
11 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
8,594 38.2%
171.profile imageSophie Bushwick

Science writer, podcast & video producer, etc. Also Technology Editor at @SciAm
New York, NY
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,902 38.2%
172.profile imageApoorva Mandavilli

Award-winning science journalist. Founding ed & EIC @Spectrum. Often @nytimes. Co-founder @CultureDish Contact: fullnameATgmail; illo by @pepboatella

10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,146 38.2%
173.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, 4 mos on Twitter
2,700 38.2%
174.profile imagePopular Science

Awe-inspiring science, tech, and DIY. 146 years strong. Here's animated proof: pops.ci/146YEARS
New York
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
1,304,180 37.7%
175.profile imageNational Science Foundation

Explore #NSFfunded research that is transforming the world. / Social media policy: bit.ly/smpnsf
Alexandria, VA
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,152,040 37.7%
176.profile imagePLOS

PLOS accelerates progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.
USA and UK
11 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
141,244 37.7%
177.profile imageSarah Zhang

staff writer @TheAtlantic, eukaryote // email: [email protected]
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
11,065 37.7%
178.profile imageGeoff Brumfiel

I'm an editor/correspondent for @nprscience. Editing science, space etc. Corresponding science and security, especially nukes. securedrop.npr.org
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
7,871 37.7%
179.profile imageSusannah Locke

At #srccon this week. Special projects editor @voxdotcom, formerly @popsci, @sciam, tnghaikus.com. [email protected]
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
4,239 37.7%
180.profile imageMoheb Costandi

Neuroscientist/ writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press, 2016) and 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus, 2013).
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
38,381 37.3%
181.profile imageCarin Anne Bondar

Biologist. Scientific Storyteller. Ambivert. Philosopher. I seek beauty, and beauty is everywhere.
British Columbia, Canada
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
22,690 37.3%
182.profile imageMiriam Kramer

I write the @Axios Space newsletter. It's not aliens. It's never aliens. Get in touch: [email protected]
Now: NYC. Before: Tennessee.
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
18,731 37.3%
183.profile imageRowan Hooper

Head of Features @newscientist. PhD in evolutionary biology. Former Tokyoite & entomologist; columnist for @japantimes. New book, SUPERHUMAN, out now すごい!
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
11,017 37.3%
184.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, 5 mos on Twitter
2,700 37.3%
185.profile imageChris Hadfield

Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after 3 spaceflights. For events and media, please write to [email protected]
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,398,216 36.8%
186.profile imageRadiolab

Radiolab is a show about curiosity from @WNYCStudios.
multiple universes
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
274,123 36.8%
187.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, 11 mos on Twitter
85,739 36.8%
188.profile imageGwen Pearson

I'm a bug AND a feature! I do insect education & write about science. Founder of @ento_allies. Tweets personal/do not represent employers etc 🐝 she/her/PhD
Low Earth Orbit, Indiana
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
22,325 36.8%
189.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, 2 mos on Twitter
17,424 36.8%
190.profile imageCharles Seife

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New York City
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
10,019 36.8%
191.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, 6 mos on Twitter
8,160 36.8%
192.profile imageDoug Main

senior writer/editor @NatGeo covering all things animals & wildlife. pro-treefrog. tweets are runes of my own; RTs/likes I often disagree w/ but find notable
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
6,265 36.8%
193.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, 3 mos on Twitter
4,396 36.8%
194.profile imageThe New York Times

"The Weekly" is our new TV series. Episodes air Sundays at 10 p.m. on FX and on Hulu the next day. News tips? Share them here: nyti.ms/2FVHq9v
New York City
12 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
43,709,076 36.4%
195.profile imageThe Onion

America's Finest News Source.
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
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196.profile imageDavid Grinspoon

Astrobiologist, Author, Musician. 👽🚀🎸🎵🌎❤️
Biosphere One
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197.profile imageMaia Szalavitz

Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
New York
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
22,115 36.4%
198.profile imageMaddie Stone

Writer, nerd, managing editor @EARTH3R by @Gizmodo. @GMGUnion. Earth & enviro science PhD. DMs open.
Philadelphia, PA
7 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
15,292 36.4%
199.profile imageKendra "Gloom is My Beat" Pierre-Louis

current @nytimes past @popsci @MIT_sciwrite Working to get mayo put on the side
Ride or Die NYC
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
10,926 36.4%
200.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, 2 mos on Twitter
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201.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, 4 mos on Twitter
9,330 36.4%
202.profile imageEwen Callaway

Immigrant. Journalist at Nature.
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,456 36.4%
203.profile imageAeon

Aeon is a magazine of ideas and culture. We publish in-depth essays, incisive articles, and a mix of original and curated videos - free to all. Visit: aeon.co
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
140,645 36.0%
204.profile imagebrad plumer

Reporter at @nytclimate. On the apocalypse beat, more or less. Email me at [email protected]
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
36,384 36.0%
205.profile imageHelen Branswell

Sr writer, infectious diseases & global health, @statnews. I block: rude + locked accounts. Nieman ‘11. #flu #Ebola, #polio, #AMR #measles. 🇨🇦
Boston, MA
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
27,963 36.0%
206.profile imageBrendan Borrell

Correspondent @outsidemagazine Contributing writer @hakaimagazine @spectrum Also keeping busy @natgeo @theatlantic @audubonsociety
Los Angeles, CA
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,353 36.0%
207.profile imageAnna Kuchment

The Dallas Morning News science writer, Scientific American editor, and author of The Forgotten Cure (Copernicus Books; 2012), about phages. Views are my own.
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,028 36.0%
208.profile imageReuters Science News

From newly charted astronomical anomalies at the far reaches of the universe to the rise of nanotechnology, nobody covers science like Reuters.com.
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2018-Jun-28)
908,124 35.5%
209.profile imageJad Abumrad

Radiolab, More Perfect, music, other stuff. When I tweet it's just me.
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
307,688 35.5%
210.profile imageAndrew Freedman

Science Editor @axios. Tips: [email protected] | Encrypted: [email protected] | DM me for Signal
Washington, DC
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172,457 35.5%
211.profile imageVaughan Bell

Neuropsychologist and associate professor at UCL. Clinical psychologist in the NHS. Occasional writer. Interested in people. Views my own.
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
48,875 35.5%
212.profile imageHope Jahren

author of the best-selling LAB GIRL *watch for THE STORY OF MORE out in March 2020 (Vintage)
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
36,616 35.5%
213.profile imageAlex Wild

Curator of Entomology at the University of Texas at Austin.
Austin, Texas
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
22,886 35.5%
214.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, 11 mos on Twitter
9,995 35.5%
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, 3 mos on Twitter
4,023 35.5%
216.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, 0 mos on Twitter
3,371 35.5%
217.profile imageElizabeth Preston

Freelance science journalist. Parenting science columnist for @medium. Former editor of MUSE magazine. Aspiring cephalopod.
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,313 35.5%
218.profile imageNicholas Thompson

Editor in Chief of @wired. DMs are always open for tips and scoops. Also [email protected]
New York
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
109,353 35.1%
219.profile imageAm Geophysical Union

Official account of the American Geophysical Union, the world's largest organization of Earth and space scientists. Tweets do not imply endorsement.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
57,939 35.1%
220.profile imageDr. David Shiffman

Marine conservation biologist and science writer. Scientific and environmental consultant. Blogger at @sfriedscience
Washington, DC
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43,293 35.1%
221.profile imageDavid Bradley 🎸📷⚗️

Science and Stuff - 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦🎸🎵🐦🦉🦅🦋🐛🍺🏊🏻‍♂️📷⚗️ 🍷🥃🥧☕✈️🏝️🌳🌲🎭🇬🇧🇪🇺🎦🏕👨‍🎤🎤🐶👨‍🔬📚🧪🔭🌙🔬🤖🦖🌋🧬🧲🧫🕶️🏡♻️🐸
Cambridge, UK
12 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
42,565 35.1%
222.profile imageDr. Jonathan Foley

Global environmental scientist. Writer. Speaker. Focused on solutions. Executive Director, Project Drawdown @ProjectDrawdown Drawdown.org My tweets, my views.
San Francisco
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
40,784 35.1%
223.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, 1 mo on Twitter
10,411 35.1%
224.profile imageCarmen Drahl

Freelance chemistry and food journalist. Bylines @cenmag @Forbes @DCist @SciAm. Chemistry Ph.D. Inglés+Español.
Washington, DC, mostly.
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,424 35.1%
225.profile imageJamie Vernon

Science advocate, champion for evidence-based decision making. Husband, Dad, Citizen, Scientist. This is the personal account of @SigmaXiCEO
Raleigh, NC
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
6,822 35.1%
226.profile imageKaryn Traphagen

Cultivating Curiosity.
Durham, NC
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter until last tweet (2018-Jan-19)
5,951 35.1%
227.profile imageBrian Cox

Touring the world in 2019, mainly talking about cosmology, quantum mechanics, black holes and the value of our civilisation.
The Earth, with everyone else
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,918,634 34.6%
228.profile imageCERN

#CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, is the world's largest particle physics lab, home of the #LHC. French: @CERN_FR
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
2,561,567 34.6%
229.profile imageAndrew Thaler

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Unceded Piscataway land, Maryland, USA
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
24,862 34.6%
230.profile imageJanet D. Stemwedel

Philosopher, lapsed chemist, Forbes contributor. Previously: Scientific American, ScienceBlogs. forbes.com/sites/janetste… (she/her)
San Francisco Bay Area
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
13,701 34.6%
231.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
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
8,679 34.6%
232.profile imageJeanne Garbarino, PhD

Directs @RockEDU_ Science Outreach at @RockefellerUniv. Social justice & STEM education. Biochemist. Mom. Product of The Bronx. she/her
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,247 34.6%
233.profile imageAllie Wilkinson

Freelance science journalist. Web producer @sciencenews. Award-winning baker.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,110 34.6%
234.profile imageMichael Balter

Journalist 40+ yrs. Former Paris Corresp Science, former NYU journalism prof. SciAm, SAPIENS, The Verge, Yale E360.. Anthro, mental health, environ, #MeTooSTEM
Recently returned to USA from 29 yrs exile in Europe.
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,491 34.6%
235.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, 10 mos on Twitter
4,022 34.6%
236.profile imageHillary Clinton

2016 Democratic Nominee, SecState, Senator, hair icon. Mom, Wife, Grandma x2, lawyer, advocate, fan of walks in the woods & standing up for our democracy.
New York, NY
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
24,809,792 34.2%
237.profile imagenature

International weekly journal of science. Editorials, News & Views, Comment, Careers and primary research coverage here. For news, please see @NatureNews.
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
1,578,514 34.2%
238.profile imageLongreads

The world's best stories, since 2009. Use #longreads to share your favorites. Part of the @Automattic @WordPressdotcom family.
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
285,515 34.2%
239.profile image🏳️‍🌈 Cara Santa Maria 🏳️‍🌈

#SciCommFTW | Host: @TalkNerdy_Pod @SkepticsGuide | On TV: @NatGeoChannel @BillNyeSaves | Cofounder: @SciCommCamp @NerdBrigadeLA | she/her
Los Angeles
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
79,740 34.2%
240.profile imageMichele Banks

Maker of science-y art. The Monet of drosophila. Microblognitsa. Keeper of the lolcats. #sciart #scicomm
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,747 34.2%
241.profile imageSarah Zielinski

Managing editor, Science News for Students. Contributor to Science News. Obsessed with animals--especially cats.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,660 34.2%
242.profile imageVeronique Greenwood

Odds and ends, bric-a-brac, scientific paraphernalia. Writer for The Atlantic, The New York Times, BBC Future, and others.
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
4,005 34.2%
243.profile imageErin Podolak

Science Writer, mostly about biology and medicine. Lehigh University and UW-Madison alum. Polar Bear enthusiast.
Memphis, TN
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,050 34.2%
244.profile imageEzra Klein

Founder and editor-at-large, Vox.com. Why yes, I do have a podcast. itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the…
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,519,699 33.8%
245.profile imageSteven Pinker

Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
Boston, MA
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
539,977 33.8%
246.profile imageEmily Graslie 🌸🐝

Chief Curiosity Correspondent for the @FieldMuseum, Lead driver of youtube.com/thebrainscoop. Business: emilygraslie.com Nature's No. 1 Fan.
Chicago, IL
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
91,068 33.8%
247.profile imagegruesome science banshee

Scientist, Researcher | Astropalaeontology | Space | Co-founder @realscientists
Auckland, Aotearoa via 🇦🇺
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
37,891 33.8%
248.profile imageBrooke Jarvis

Reader, magaziner. Contributing writer, @NYTmag and @CalSunday
Tennessean on the Puget Sound.
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,547 33.8%
249.profile imageRoxanne Khamsi

journalist who pipetted | writing in @NYTMag @WIRED @SciAm & more | EAB @TEDMED | chief news ed at @NatureMedicine | former lecturer at @stonybrooku and @cuny
New York
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,441 33.8%
250.profile imageSpaceX

SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches the world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft
Hawthorne, CA
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
8,665,566 33.3%
251.profile imageDr Adam Rutherford

Back off man, I'm a scientist amazon.co.uk/-/e/B00ANSL166
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
70,985 33.3%
252.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
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
35,529 33.3%
253.profile imageLeonid Kruglyak

Geneticist. Professor @UCLA. @Strava addict. Occasional mountaineer. Analyzing large datasets since long before #BigData became cool. My tweets are my own.
Santa Monica Mtns, probably
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
17,802 33.3%
254.profile imageMosaic

Stories about the science you care about in a changing world. Created by @wellcometrust, free to republish under Creative Commons. Text, video and podcast.
London, UK
6 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
15,643 33.3%
255.profile imageAntonio Regalado

Progress in science depends on new techniques, new discoveries and new ideas, probably in that order - {Sydney Brenner}. I write about biotech @techreview
[email protected]
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
15,067 33.3%
256.profile imagePeter Edmonds

Work in astronomy publicity after surviving an astrophysics PhD & postdocs. Interested in #science & #scicomm. Opinions are mine & RTs aren't endorsements.
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
4,147 33.3%
257.profile imageMary Beth Griggs

Science Editor @VergeScience. Formerly @PopSci. Tweets are my own.
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,751 33.3%
258.profile imageCharlie Petit

Founding writer for Knight Science Journalism Tracker, retired , ex-SF Chronicle and USNews & WR sci writer, not too smart but interested in every direction.
Berkeley CA
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
1,718 33.3%
259.profile imageAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Congresswoman for NY-14 (the Bronx & Queens). In a modern, moral, and wealthy society, no American should be too poor to live. 💯% People-Funded, no lobbyist💰.
Bronx + Queens, NYC
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,710,448 32.9%
260.profile imageLiz Szabo

Senior correspondent at Kaiser Health News. I write enterprise stories about acute care -- ie, cancer, heart disease, etc. -- especially related to aging.
Washington, D.C.
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
64,836 32.9%
261.profile imageKate Sheppard

Senior enterprise editor at @HuffPost, prof at UNC, left shark, mom. PGP key: 514B 4D5A 76AF F2EA D4EF DC24 4453 6DD0 D00D 31F4
Chapel Hill, NC
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
59,802 32.9%
262.profile imageScott Hensley

Edit various stories for @NPRScience. Ex-WSJ. Lover of Dobermans, 🦀s & @jhumenslacrosse. (PR folks, no pitches, pls.)
Washington, D.C.
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
32,170 32.9%
263.profile imageBora Zivkovic

Pittsboro, NC
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
28,318 32.9%
264.profile imageryan

I'm like a bird I'll only fly away I don't know where my soul is (Soul is) I don't know where my home is And baby all I need for you to know (they/them)
New York, USA
3 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
6,638 32.9%
265.profile imageShannon Palus

writer @slate covering health, wellness, and consumerism
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,696 32.9%
266.profile imageThe Washington Post

Breaking news, analysis, and opinion. Founded in 1877. Our staff on Twitter: twitter.com/washingtonpost…
Washington, DC
12 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
13,879,502 32.5%
267.profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum

Exec Dir of @SciDebate. Author. Mom. Host of Serving Up Science. I work at the intersection of climate, food, energy & politics @michiganstateu
East Lansing, MI
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
9,432 32.5%
268.profile imageLiza Gross

Journalist #health #environment. @FERNnews. Ed, @PLOSBiology. Views my own. She/Her. Science Writers' Investigative Reporting Handbook amzn.to/2PXr7i8
San Francisco
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,103 32.5%
269.profile imageJamie Shreeve

Contributing Writer/Editor, National Geographic
Nashville TN and Bellport NY
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
1,766 32.5%
270.profile imageNPR

News. Arts & Life. Music. Everything and more from NPR. 🕵️ Securely send us news tips: https://t.co/LPkf6Tsozm
12 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,786,772 32.0%
271.profile imageMartin F. Robbins

Product and artificial intelligence. Author of Raising HAL, a blog about AI and data formerly at The Guardian. [email protected]
Maidenhead, UK
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
26,324 32.0%
272.profile imageMatter

We make stuff.
New York, NY
5 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2016-Dec-25)
22,167 32.0%
273.profile imageJohn Hawks

I'm a paleoanthropologist, exploring ancient sites and human genomes to uncover our origins. Follow along!
Wisconsin, and field sites around the globe
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
17,813 32.0%
274.profile imageNASA JPL

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory manages many of NASA's robotic missions exploring Earth, the solar system and our universe. Tweets from JPL's News Office.
Pasadena, Calif.
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,830,360 31.6%
275.profile imageQuanta Magazine

Big ideas in science and math. Because you want to know more. Launched by @SimonsFdn. Newsletter: bit.ly/2KDcAoA
6 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
86,071 31.6%
276.profile imageTim @RealScientists

Real science from real scientists, writers, communicators, artists & clinicians. This week: Staff Scientist, Tim Rabanus-Wallace | @mtrw85
6 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
80,733 31.6%
277.profile imageCatherine Q.

Astrophysicist, science communicator, over-thinker. One of @HuffPostscience Top 30 Physicists to follow. @ScienceUoA space person. Dogs rule.
New Zealand
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
41,307 31.6%
278.profile imageThe Story Collider

True, personal stories about science.
NYC, DC, LA, Boston, London +
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
14,015 31.6%
279.profile imageClara Moskowitz

Senior Editor at Scientific American, covering space & physics. Views expressed are my own.
New York, NY
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
11,684 31.6%
280.profile imageGlendon Mellow

Art in Awe of Science | words/illustrations: @sciam @Scholastic @yalepress @io9 @earthmagazine @CFIA_Canada | #SciArt #scicomm #BikeTO
he/him | Toronto
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
9,593 31.6%
281.profile imageSarah Webb

Journalist, Editor, part-time Sr. Science Writer for Krell Institute, PhD chemist, Science cafe organizer. Opinions mine,
Chattanooga, TN
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
3,433 31.6%
282.profile imageDavid Fahrenthold

Washington Post reporter, covering President Trump's businesses and conflicts of interest. MSNBC contributor. Tips? [email protected]
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
646,414 31.1%
283.profile imageGavin Schmidt

Climate scientist, occasional juggler, even more occasional author, curious about how the world works.
New York, NY
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
44,583 31.1%
284.profile imageJulia Belluz

Health correspondent @voxdotcom #medicine #science #publichealth MIT Knight Fellow '14. Contact me securely @ KeyBase: jbelluz or DM for Signal
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
25,044 31.1%
285.profile imageTom Zeller Jr.

Journalist; @NYTimes & @KSJatMIT alum; Editor in Chief, @UndarkMag (undark.org); Formidable lyric vault. Currently reading: @sarahkendzior
Cambridge, MA
12 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
19,069 31.1%
286.profile imageHannah Devlin

The Guardian's science correspondent. Send me your stories: [email protected]
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
16,616 31.1%
287.profile imageMiriam Goldstein

Marine biologist, former Hill staffer, Director of Ocean Policy & managing director at @CAPenergypolicy. Opinions my own, RTs/=endorsements, bad jokes all mine.
Washington DC
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
13,064 31.1%
288.profile imageMichael Specter

I am a staff writer at The New Yorker and the author of the book Denialism.
Hudson, NY
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
11,627 31.1%
289.profile imageHelen Pearson

Chief Magazine Editor for Nature (views expressed here are my own). Writer, mum of 3 boys, author of book The Life Project, on the British birth cohorts.
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,194 31.1%
290.profile imageMarissa Fessenden

Science journalist & illustrator who loves the 🏔️ Seen at @smithsonianmag, @sciam, @spectrum, @naturenews & elsewhere. Queer. pronouns: they/them/theirs
Bozeman, MT
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
2,488 31.1%
291.profile imageKatharine Gammon

Writing true words about environment, science, parenting for @guardian @hakai @nytimes and others. Find me on the beach.
Santa Monica, CA
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,400 31.1%
292.profile imageMaggie Haberman

White House correspondent for NYTimes, analyst for CNN. RTs don't imply agreement. [email protected]
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,106,397 30.7%
293.profile imageElise Andrew

just a liberal, freckle-faced slut - some dude on Twitter. Also, I Fucking Love Science.
London, England
6 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
63,487 30.7%
294.profile imageSteven Strogatz

Mathematician, writer, Cornell professor. All cards on the table, face up, all the time. For speaking requests, please contact Jodi Solomon Speakers Bureau.
Ithaca, NY
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
59,943 30.7%
295.profile imageskullsinthestars

Professor of optical physics, blogger of physics, history of physics, and pulp fiction. Falling Felines & Fundamental Physics, out October 2019!
Charlotte, NC
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
14,541 30.7%
296.profile imageDr. Paige Jarreau

#SciComm Nerd. Director of Social Media & #SciComm @LifeOmic! I'm a science blogger @LSUscience, blog researcher & social media consultant. Ask me anything!
Baton Rouge
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
14,257 30.7%
297.profile imageKSJ at MIT

We are the Knight Science Journalism Program at @MIT ‌ /// Director: @deborahblum /// Also see: @undarkmag
Cambridge, MA
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,842 30.7%
298.profile imageDan Falk

Science journalist and author; MIT Knight Science Journalism Fellow (2011-12); co-host of @booklabpodcast. My latest book is The Science of Shakespeare.
Toronto, Canada
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
3,637 30.7%
299.profile imageEli Kintisch

Video producer, writer for Science mag. Subscribe to TrueTube: your biweekly guide to nonfiction digital video! truetube.substack.com
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
3,575 30.7%
300.profile imageMike Lemonick

I'm the Opinion Editor for Scientific American. I also write books
Princeton, NJ
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,587 30.7%