Professional Science Writers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2018-Sep-21 01:36 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, 7 mos on Twitter
142,382 84.0%
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, 6 mos on Twitter
270,614 76.7%
3.profile imageVirginia Hughes

Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap.
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
32,949 74.3%
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, 6 mos on Twitter
19,043 73.8%
5.profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker

Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Science and society = my jam. Mother of Punch Girl and The Queen Fairyprincess Elsa Tinkerbell.
Before the Lights Go Out
Mental Floss Presents Be Amazing
Minneapolis, MN
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
28,110 73.3%
6.profile imageLaura Helmuth

Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. President of National Association @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
28,002 72.3%
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
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
35,787 70.9%
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, 0 mos on Twitter
33,342 69.9%
9.profile imageMaryn McKenna

@WIRED columnist, @SchusterInst fellow, magazine journalist, TED Talk-er | BIG CHICKEN (also PLUCKED), SUPERBUG, BEATING BACK THE DEVIL | [email protected]
Big Chicken
Beating Back the Devil
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
37,871 68.0%
10.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, 1 mo on Twitter
31,140 68.0%
11.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, 1 mo on Twitter
1,879,282 67.5%
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, 5 mos on Twitter
35,085 66.5%
13.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, 8 mos on Twitter
97,323 65.5%
14.profile imageSci Curious

Staff writer @SNStudents, writer at @ScienceNews, podcaster @sci4thepeople. Opinions my own. In my free time, I run long distances.
Science Blogging
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
62,532 64.1%
15.profile imageScientific American

Awesome discoveries. Expert insights. Science that shapes the world.
New York City, NY, USA
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
3,672,626 63.6%
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, 1 mo on Twitter
20,839 63.6%
17.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
102,280,303 63.1%
18.profile imageDave Mosher

Science & technology correspondent at @businessinsider / @thisisinsider. Space, nukes, etc. DMs open for juicy news tips. My tweets vanish like verbal twitter.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
19,543 62.6%
19.profile imageRobin Lloyd

contributing editor @sciam & @spectrum, faculty @nyu_journalism, vp board @sciencewriting
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
10,619 62.1%
20.profile imageNadia Drake

Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
Little Book of Wonders
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
25,675 61.2%
21.profile imageAndrew Revkin

Pursuing progress on a finite, fast-forward, noisy planet @insidenatgeo.The rest? Family, friends, books j.mp/revkinbooks, songs j.mp/revkinmusic
Hudson Valley, NY, USA
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
81,598 60.7%
22.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
12,863,435 59.7%
23.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @KatieMPalmer, @JetJocko, @rtg0nzalez, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.
San Francisco, California
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
2,013,574 59.7%
24.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, 9 mos on Twitter
196,446 59.7%
25.profile imageCorey S. Powell

Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Contributing editor at @aeonmag, @discovermag, and @AmSciMag. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
70,531 59.7%
26.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, 6 mos on Twitter
34,961 59.2%
27.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, 6 mos on Twitter
19,399 59.2%
28.profile imageBrendan Maher

Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
12,528 59.2%
29.profile imageAmy Harmon

New York Times reporter covering science & society. Mom of @rumblecomics
What the Wind Knows
The Smallest Part
Making Faces
New York, NY
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
17,161 58.7%
30.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, 7 mos on Twitter
13,165 58.7%
31.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Medicine, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sync your calendar with the solar system: nyti.ms/2ECMtej
New York, NY
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
1,136,389 58.3%
32.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, 5 mos on Twitter
25,098 57.8%
33.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, 3 mos on Twitter
50,620 57.3%
34.profile imageDan Vergano

BuzzFeed News science desk in Washington D.C. Contact: [email protected]uzzfeed.com PGP key: tinyurl.com/glfk7xo Secure tips: contact.buzzfeed.com
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
16,654 57.3%
35.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, 4 mos on Twitter
12,450 57.3%
36.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, 6 mos on Twitter
224,117 56.8%
37.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, 5 mos on Twitter
611,562 56.3%
38.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist/cosmologist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of airplane food
Raleigh, NC
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
281,575 56.3%
39.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
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
16,998 55.8%
40.profile image(((John Rennie)))

Science writer/editor for @QuantaMagazine, @SciAm, @AccessScience, TWC's Hacking the Planet & more. NYU SHERP, Beakerhead SciComm. Opinions = my own — at most.
Human Geography
New York, NY
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
9,403 55.3%
41.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow. From @WNYCStudios.
New York, New York
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
761,996 54.9%
42.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, 0 mos on Twitter
8,164 54.4%
43.profile imageJohn Timmer

Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
9,393 53.9%
44.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, 4 mos on Twitter
7,978 53.9%
45.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, 7 mos on Twitter
3,387,310 53.4%
46.profile imageRebecca Skloot

Author NYTimes Bestseller IMMORTAL LIFE OF #HENRIETTALACKS #HeLa now an HBO/@Oprah Film #HeLaMovie. Next book: humans #animals #ethics. Instagram @rebeccaskloot
The Best American Science and Nat...
The Best American Science Writing...
The Immortal Life of Henrietta La...
Oakland, CA
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
45,858 53.4%
47.profile imageAnnalee Newitz

I write science fiction and nonfiction. 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, 7 mos on Twitter
32,820 53.4%
48.profile imageKaren James 🏔

rogue scientist (formerly @mdibl & @nhm_london), outdoorswoman • molecular ecology, genetics, evolution, botany, space, intersectional feminism, resistance
Bar Harbor, ME
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
28,879 53.4%
49.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, 3 mos on Twitter
16,923 53.4%
50.profile imageThe Open Notebook

Articles on science journalism craft, story annotations, writer interviews, a database of pitch letters & more.
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
8,147 53.4%
51.profile imageChristopher Mims 🎆

Tech columnist at @WSJ. Bespectacled. Texan. Trying to mainstream "y'all"
Baltimore, MD
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
79,306 52.9%
52.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, 7 mos on Twitter
33,318 52.9%
53.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, 0 mos on Twitter
9,079 52.9%
54.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, 4 mos on Twitter
7,195 52.9%
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, 1 mo on Twitter
28,186 52.4%
56.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, 1 mo on Twitter
7,529 51.9%
57.profile imageAzeen Ghorayshi

science reporter @BuzzFeedNews / fairly certain I've watched more fly sex than you / [email protected] / signal: ask me (open DMs)
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
7,264 51.9%
58.profile imagePeter Aldhous

Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
6 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
6,963 51.9%
59.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, 2 mos on Twitter
14,722 51.5%
60.profile imageDavid Biello

Dispatches from the future present. Me: Science curator @TEDtalks, book The Unnatural World, et cetera, et cetera...
The Unnatural World
Technology Blueprints of the Futu...
Bullet Trains
New York, NY
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
13,995 51.5%
61.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, 6 mos on Twitter
7,190 51.5%
62.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EDT (UTC-4)
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
29,553,286 51.0%
63.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, 2 mos on Twitter
59,563 51.0%
64.profile imageEmily Willingham

Journalist. Expatriated Texan. Been there, done that. Got something #neuroscience or #autism relevant? @ me.
The World
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
11,726 51.0%
65.profile imageMichael Moyer

Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,431 51.0%
66.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, 4 mos on Twitter
148,494 50.5%
67.profile imageKate Wong

Senior editor at Scientific American. I write about human origins, animals past and present, wildlife conservation. Views are my own.
Lucy's Legacy
New York City
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
11,635 50.5%
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, 5 mos on Twitter
1,182,849 50.0%
69.profile imageChris Mooney

Energy and environment writer at @washingtonpost, also tweeting at @postgreen. Views are my own.
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
32,011 49.5%
70.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, 3 mos on Twitter
9,992 49.5%
71.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, 0 mos on Twitter
7,658 49.5%
72.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, 7 mos on Twitter
20,101 49.0%
73.profile imageNancy Shute

Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
12,125 49.0%
74.profile imagePaul Raeburn

Journalist. Author. Producer, Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast. Passionate about journalism. Excited about comedy.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
3,971 49.0%
75.profile imageFerris Jabr

science writer ❂ contributing writer, @NYTmag and @sciam ❂ gardener ❂ naturalist ❂ surname rhymes with neighbor
Portland, OR
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
16,685 48.5%
76.profile imageAatish Bhatia

Science writer, physicist, tinkerer, teacher. "Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it." – Mary Oliver
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
14,467 48.5%
77.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, 8 mos on Twitter
14,421 48.5%
78.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, 4 mos on Twitter
13,805 48.1%
79.profile imageAmos Zeeberg

Freelance science and technology journalist. No job is too big; no fee is too big.
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
2,579 48.1%
80.profile imageDavid Kroll

Science, music, medicine writer @forbeshealth, sometimes @cenmag @indyweek. Drugs from nature, drug safety, interactions. Gator pharmacology PhD
Durham, NC • Clarksville, VA
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
11,477 47.6%
81.profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer

Science journalist. Contributing editor @SciAm, columnist @Slate, NYU visiting scholar. Interested in how social trends shape science. Tips: [email protected]
Hudson Valley, NY
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
8,755 47.6%
82.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, 8 mos on Twitter
6,858 47.6%
83.profile imageRobert Lee Hotz

I cover science matters for The Wall Street Journal. Distinguished Writer in Residence @nyu_journalism. President of The Alicia Patterson Foundation.
New York
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
5,548 47.6%
84.profile imageDiscover Magazine

The best science magazine, in print and online
Between gluons and galaxies
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
1,129,205 47.1%
85.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, 6 mos on Twitter
1,066,211 47.1%
86.profile imageThe NPR Science Desk

Science news, commentary and conversation from NPR.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
252,737 47.1%
87.profile imageDr. Kiki Sanford

Science ninjas unite!
Portland, OR
11 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
192,269 47.1%
88.profile imageSTAT

Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicine.
3 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
81,225 47.1%
89.profile imageScienceWriters

With more than 2,000 members, the National Association of Science Writers fosters the dissemination of accurate information regarding science.
Berkeley, CA
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
21,932 47.1%
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, 7 mos on Twitter
21,472 47.1%
91.profile imageKathleen Frey Raven

Genetics & hearing loss & stem cells & statistics & genomics & data // #FutureIsFemale // Siga la lucha // Put your favorite disclaimer here:
In flight
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
6,027 47.1%
92.profile imageEric Holthaus

Meteorologist | Staff writer @grist | Visiting scholar @umnione | #actuallyautistic | dad, ecosocialist, beekeeper, game maker, Kansan Ⓥ🌱🌻🌹🌎
Minnesota, USA
7 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
457,744 46.6%
93.profile imageJason G. Goldman

Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Bylines @SciAm @Biographic @BBCEarth @NatGeo & more. @SciCommCamp & @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder. Scientist to the stars.
Science Blogging
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
16,176 46.6%
94.profile imagehanner

words and birds 🌾senior associate editor @audubonsociety. vegetarian. stands up for the common bird. she/her. send tips and pitches to: [email protected]
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
8,415 46.6%
95.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, 5 mos on Twitter
7,197 46.6%
96.profile imageAlok Jha

Journalist • Currently: @WellcomeTrust fellow • From December: @TheEconomist science correspondent • Author: The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt
How to Live Forever
50 Ways the World Could End
London, England
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
30,305 46.1%
97.profile imageHillary Rosner

Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Go Green, Live Rich
Boulder, CO
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
5,345 46.1%
98.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader. Writer.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
879,141 45.6%
99.profile imageMary Roach

I write books, most recently GRUNT: The Curious Science of Humans at War. Also: STIFF, GULP, PACKING FOR MARS, BONK. and SPOOK.
Oakland, CA • author
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
27,403 45.6%
100.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, 2 mos on Twitter
5,078 45.6%
101.profile imageNational Geographic

Since its inception nearly 130 years ago, the core purpose of National Geographic has been to further the knowledge and awareness of our world.
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
22,401,861 44.7%
102.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, 0 mos on Twitter
17,098 44.7%
103.profile imageCristine Russell

Science, enviro, health writer: climate science+policy; the media; women in science. World Conf of Sci Journalists 2017 co-chair; Harvard Kennedy School fellow
Cambridge, MA; CT; wherever
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
6,040 44.7%
104.profile imageMatthew Herper

Forbes reporter covering science and medicine.
New York
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
83,570 44.2%
105.profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya

Science correspondent for @TheEconomist. [email protected]
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
12,507 44.2%
106.profile imageErika Check Hayden

Director, @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
9,581 44.2%
107.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
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
7,435 44.2%
108.profile imageThe New Yorker

The New Yorker is a weekly magazine with a mix of reporting on politics and culture, humor and cartoons, fiction and poetry, and reviews and criticism.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,509,098 43.7%
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
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
46,604 43.7%
110.profile imageLou Woodley

Supporting & researching scientific communities. Program Director @AAAS Community Engagement Fellows #CEFP2017. #OpenScience, #SciComm, #cmgr, squirrels!🐿
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
11,937 43.7%
111.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, 7 mos on Twitter
3,914 43.7%
112.profile imageErik Vance

Easily distracted science journalist. Writer of magazine stories and author of the book Suggestible You. Views are someone else's. Anyone else's.
Mexico City
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3,721 43.7%
113.profile imageAtul Gawande

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260,715 43.2%
114.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, 4 mos on Twitter
235,452 43.2%
115.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, 6 mos on Twitter
32,150 43.2%
116.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, 4 mos on Twitter
13,471 43.2%
117.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)
3,294 43.2%
118.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, 7 mos on Twitter
2,808,123 42.7%
119.profile imagekelly oakes

i write and edit words, usually about science/health. often found at @theipaper. formerly found at @BuzzFeed. cat pics and commissions to [email protected]
London via Oldham
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
7,400 42.7%
120.profile imageFred Guterl

Journalist, editor, author (Fate of the Species)
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
4,018 42.7%
121.profile imageElon Musk

9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
22,651,183 42.2%
122.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, 2 mos on Twitter
3,924,951 42.2%
123.profile imageNautilus

A magazine on science, culture, and philosophy for the intellectually curious
Science Connected
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
68,588 42.2%
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, 7 mos on Twitter
33,262 42.2%
125.profile imageArielle (ADR) Duhaime-Ross

Climate & Science Correspondent, @HBO's VICE News Tonight • [email protected] • Signal ONLY: 917-933-0537 • Queer, GNC, Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
New York City (et Montréal)
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
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126.profile imageBill Nye

Bill Nye Saves the World Season 3 Now Streaming Only on Netflix.
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
5,776,424 41.7%
127.profile image(((Steve Mirsky)))

Editor, columnist, podcaster for @sciam magazine. Opinions expressed are my own and are subject to revision with new information. Like science.
Instant Egghead Guide
The Bronx
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
6,331 41.7%
128.profile imagesimon frantz

Managing Editor, Features BBC.com. Formerly: @BBC_Future, @nobelprize, @NatRevDrugDisc. Views expressed are my own.
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,860 41.7%
129.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, 3 mos on Twitter
481,569 41.3%
130.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, 1 mo on Twitter
284,239 41.3%
131.profile imageRebecca Boyle

Writer. Often @TheAtlantic @sciam @FiveThirtyEight @TheLWON etc. Chronicler of night & its inhabitants. Earth, moon, sun, Mars & history. Not easily impressed.
Saint Louis, MO
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
4,334 41.3%
132.profile imageAmanda Moon

Editorial Consulting & Project Management at Moon & Company. Former & always: @fsgbooks @basicbooks @palgrave_ @sciam
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
4,332 41.3%
133.profile imageTim De Chant

Science journalism for the public good at @KSJatMIT, formerly @NOVApbs.
Cambridge, MA
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,379 41.3%
134.profile imageNate Silver

Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
3,138,611 40.8%
135.profile imageProPublica

Pursuing stories with moral force. Send us things: propub.li/2hoDS2G. Newsletter: propub.li/2yHtb4z. Also follow @ProPublicaIL. We're there, too.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
752,164 40.8%
136.profile imageMika McKinnon

Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious.
West Coast
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
27,346 40.8%
137.profile imageMichael Eisen is controlled by fungi

Better in Tune with the Infinite @SenatorPhd (my conflicts bit.ly/1npOeyU)
37° 14′ 6″ N, 115° 48′ 40″ W
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
27,215 40.8%
138.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, 8 mos on Twitter
20,271 40.8%
139.profile imageRaychelle Burks

#Chemistry Blackademic in the Ivory Tower. Left Coaster in the Lone Star. Sarcastic & silly. Tweets = personal ≠ professional. Rollin' with @CurlyHairMafia
Middle of Nowhere
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
17,685 40.8%
140.profile imageUndark Magazine

Non-profit & editorially independent. Exploring #science as a frequently wondrous, sometimes contentious, and occasionally troubling byproduct of human culture.
Cambridge, MA
2 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
13,639 40.8%
141.profile imageBetsy Mason

Freelance journalist, geologist, beer snob, calm assertive pack leader. Co-author of the Nat Geo blog All Over the Map (see @mapdragons)
All Over the Map
San Francisco Bay Area
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
8,610 40.8%
142.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, 9 mos on Twitter
4,431 40.8%
143.profile imageAnn Finkbeiner

Science writer whose current job is to write whatever I can get an assignment to write.
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,393 40.8%
144.profile imageNews from Science

The latest stories in science, brought to you by the @sciencemagazine news team.
Washington, D.C.
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
232,603 40.3%
145.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, 6 mos on Twitter
40,228 40.3%
146.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, 1 mo on Twitter
33,026 40.3%
147.profile imageEric Berger

Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets.
Houston, TX
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
31,082 40.3%
148.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, 8 mos on Twitter
24,910 40.3%
149.profile imageSiri Carpenter

Freelance writer and editor, co-founder of @open_notebook, runner, bicyclist, reader, form-filler-outer.
Madison, Wisconsin
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
2,770 40.3%
150.profile imageRobin Marantz Henig

Science journalist, immediate past prez of NASW @sciencewriters, co-author with my daughter @scootes of TWENTYSOMETHING bit.ly/YRkv3V
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,565 40.3%
151.profile imageMo Costandi

Neuroscientist/ Freelance writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press 2016) & 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus 2013)
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
39,598 39.8%
152.profile imageAleszu Bajak

Science journalist • Teach and manage grad programs @NUjournalism • Founder @Storybench @LatAmSci • Fellow @Ksjatmit • Alum @Undarkmag @Scifri • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
6,578 39.8%
153.profile imageBrian Vastag

Former Washington Post science reporter disabled by ME/CFS. Contributor, The Science Writers' Handbook. Living a small, quiet life on a small, quiet island.
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
5,199 39.8%
154.profile imageWIRED

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.
San Francisco/New York
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
10,378,463 39.3%
155.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, 5 mos on Twitter
59,564 39.3%
156.profile imageNidhi Subbaraman

Science reporter/Sunday news editor @BuzzFeedNews. Email: [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,439 39.3%
157.profile imageRachel Nuwer

Freelance journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo, BBC & more. Author of "Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking."
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,860 39.3%
158.profile imageCarin Anne Bondar

PhD Biologist, Jungle Warrior, Author #WildSex & #WildMoms TV Host, TED talker, Mom. Nutjob. carinbondar.com
wacky chilliwack
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
22,873 38.8%
159.profile imageDr. Tara C. Smith

Professor, microbiologist/ infectious disease epidemiologist, writer, preK & teen wrangler. Antibiotic resistance, zoonotic disease, scicomm, zombies.
Kent, Ohio
9 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
16,742 38.8%
160.profile imageMalcolm M. Campbell

Biologist, professor, @UofG VPR. Science, SciComm & HigherEd tweets. Often with whippets, running, thinking, gleaning those #SixIncredibleThingsBeforeBreakfast.
Guelph, Ontario
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,586 38.8%
161.profile imageLisa Grossman

Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
6,955 38.8%
162.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, 6 mos on Twitter
6,911 38.8%
163.profile imageSusannah Locke

Special projects editor @voxdotcom, formerly @PopSci, @sciam, tnghaikus.com. [email protected]
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
4,220 38.8%
164.profile imageChris Hadfield

Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after 3 spaceflights. For events and media, please write to [email protected]
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
2,401,139 38.3%
165.profile imageJad Abumrad

I make Radiolab and some music too. When I tweet it's just me.
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
309,562 38.3%
166.profile imagePLOS

PLOS accelerates progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.
USA and UK
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
133,159 38.3%
167.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, 5 mos on Twitter
12,504 38.3%
168.profile imageElizabeth Lopatto

Deputy editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] She/her
Oakland, California
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
10,486 38.3%
169.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, 5 mos on Twitter
9,495 38.3%
170.profile imageEwen Callaway

9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
5,414 38.3%
171.profile imageCharles Seife

Journalist, author, NYU professor, debunker of 'alternative facts'
New York City
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,154 38.3%
172.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, 1 mo on Twitter
76,316 37.9%
173.profile imageHelen Branswell

Senior writer, infectious diseases & global health, @statnews. I block rude. #flu #Zika, #Ebola, #polio, #AMR. Neiman '11. 🇨🇦
Boston, MA
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
23,886 37.9%
174.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, 2 mos on Twitter
8,252 37.9%
175.profile imageDavid Bradley 🎸📷🧪

I make stuff you can read, look at, and listen to, let me know if you like any of it. Science writer, photographer, singer-songwriter.
Cambridge, UK
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
43,472 37.4%
176.profile imageMaia Szalavitz

Neuroscience Journalist, VICE.com, TIME.com ti.me/rWCQsZ, etc. Author, Unbroken Brain, Soros Justice Fellow
The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog
Unbroken Brain
Born for Love
New York
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
19,417 37.4%
177.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, 6 mos on Twitter
4,285 37.4%
178.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
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
4,070 37.4%
179.profile imageFrancie Diep

Science journalist, staff writer @PacificStand, appreciator of prose in all forms
Washington, DC
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,473 37.4%
180.profile imageThe Onion

America's Finest News Source.
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
11,006,229 36.9%
181.profile imagePopular Science

Awe-inspiring science, tech, and DIY. 145 years strong. || Allergy season has arrived! 🤧 Here's everything you need to know: https://t.co/ynOuU8etTc
New York
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
1,261,600 36.9%
182.profile imageMark Henderson

Head of Communications, the Wellcome Trust. Views mine not the Trust's. Author of The Geek Manifesto & 50 Genetics Ideas You Really Need to Know
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
17,166 36.9%
183.profile imageNatalie Wolchover

Physics writer and editor @QuantaMagazine. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
15,205 36.9%
184.profile imageJanet D. Stemwedel

Philosopher, lapsed chemist, Forbes contributor. Previously: Scientific American, ScienceBlogs. forbes.com/sites/janetste…
San Francisco Bay Area
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
13,033 36.9%
185.profile imageKaryn Traphagen

Cultivating Curiosity.
Durham, NC
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
6,093 36.9%
186.profile imageVictoria Jaggard 💀

Senior Director, Science & Innovation @NatGeo. Space fan, gaming geek, goth fashionista, Navy brat. victoria dot jaggard at natgeo dot com
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,779 36.9%
187.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, 7 mos on Twitter
2,614 36.9%
188.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, 6 mos on Twitter
41,979,980 36.4%
189.profile imageNational Science Foundation

Explore #NSFfunded research that is transforming the world. / Social media policy: bit.ly/smpnsf
Alexandria, VA
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
1,078,977 36.4%
190.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, 7 mos on Twitter
128,218 36.4%
191.profile imageJennifer Gunter

People's choice for Gwyneth Paltrow's fact checker
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
86,268 36.4%
192.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, 7 mos on Twitter
46,177 36.4%
193.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, 7 mos on Twitter
20,049 36.4%
194.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, 5 mos on Twitter
16,287 36.4%
195.profile imageMichael E. Mann

Climate Scientist, Professor & Director of the Penn State ESSC; Author of Dire Predictions, The Hockey Stick & the Climate Wars, and The Madhouse Effect
Penn State University, PA
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
76,752 35.9%
196.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, 0 mos on Twitter
32,929 35.9%
197.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, 7 mos on Twitter
17,157 35.9%
198.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, 0 mos on Twitter
10,337 35.9%
199.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, 7 mos on Twitter
8,696 35.9%
200.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, 8 mos on Twitter
7,883 35.9%
201.profile imageDoug Main

senior writer/editor @NatGeo, currently running the animals desk. pitch me: douglas.main @ natgeo.com
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
5,046 35.9%
202.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, 7 mos on Twitter
2,658 35.9%
203.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, 5 mos on Twitter
23,450,756 35.4%
204.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, 8 mos on Twitter
2,494,897 35.4%
205.profile imagebrad plumer

Reporter at @nytclimate. On the apocalypse beat, more or less. Email me at [email protected]
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
31,648 35.4%
206.profile imageMaddie Stone

Writer, nerd, managing editor @EARTH3R by @Gizmodo. @GMGUnion. Earth & enviro science PhD. DMs open.
Philadelphia, PA
6 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
13,123 35.4%
207.profile imageCarmen Drahl

Covering chemistry and editing stories for @cenmag. Bylines @Forbes @DCist @SciAm @thinkfoodgroup. Chemistry PhD @Princeton. Tuits en inglés y español.
Washington, DC, mostly.
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,070 35.4%
208.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, 6 mos on Twitter
6,824 35.4%
209.profile imageAllie Wilkinson

Freelance science journalist. Founder of @lookslikesci. Marine biologist at heart. Member of SEJ, NASW, SCB
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
6,131 35.4%
210.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, 0 mos on Twitter
4,027 35.4%
211.profile imageErin Podolak

Science Writer for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Lehigh University and UW-Madison alum. Polar Bear enthusiast.
Boston, MA
7 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,030 35.4%
212.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, 5 mos on Twitter
2,393 35.4%
213.profile imageSteven Pinker

Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
Boston, MA
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
459,163 35.0%
214.profile imageRadiolab

Radiolab is a show about curiosity from @WNYCStudios.
multiple universes
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
269,414 35.0%
215.profile imageNicholas Thompson

Editor in Chief at Wired. Tips to [email protected] DMs are open. Also: wired.com/securedrop/
New York
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
96,768 35.0%
216.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, 8 mos on Twitter
78,423 35.0%
217.profile imageBora Zivkovic

Pittsboro, NC
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
29,015 35.0%
218.profile imageDavid Grinspoon

Astrobiologist, Author, Musician. New book CHASING NEW HORIZONS: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto.
Biosphere One
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
22,018 35.0%
219.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, 1 mo on Twitter
9,781 35.0%
220.profile imageSophie Bushwick

Science writer, podcast & video producer, nap advocate. Also Senior Editor at @PopSci
New York, NY
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,312 35.0%
221.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, 9 mos on Twitter
3,279 35.0%
222.profile imageCharlie Petit

Founding writer for Knight Science Journalism Tracker, retired , ex-SF Chronicle and USNews & WR sci writer, not too smart but interested in every direction.
Berkeley CA
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,733 35.0%
223.profile imageLongreads

The world's best stories, since 2009. Use #longreads to share your favorites. Part of the @Automattic @WordPressdotcom family.
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
272,257 34.5%
224.profile imageDr Adam Rutherford

Back off man, I'm a scientist hyperurl.co/BookofHumans
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
56,243 34.5%
225.profile imageHope Jahren

author of LAB GIRL, winner of the 2016 NBCC award in autobiography
7 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
35,808 34.5%
226.profile imageAndrew Thaler

Marine Science and Conservation at Blackbeard Biologic. Deep-sea ecology. Population genetics. Underwater robots. The deep sea is Earth's last great wilderness.
Maryland, USA
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
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227.profile imageSheril Kirshenbaum

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