Professional Science Writers' Favorite Twitter Feeds

Updated: 2019-Jan-18 06:16 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, 11 mos on Twitter
151,275 83.3%
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, 10 mos on Twitter
272,274 76.9%
3.profile imageVirginia Hughes

Science Editor, @BuzzFeedNews. Pro nutgraf, pro dog, anti sap.
Brooklyn, NY
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
33,938 73.1%
4.profile imageLaura Helmuth

Health, science & environment editor at @washingtonpost. Past president of National Assoc @ScienceWriters. Was @NatGeo @Slate @SmithsonianMag @NewsFromScience
Washington DC
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
29,536 73.1%
5.profile imageAlexandra Witze

Correspondent for Nature, views my own. Reach me (generally) witzescience-at-gmaildotcom or (securely) awitze-at-protonmaildotcom.
Island on Fire
Boulder, CO
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
19,790 73.1%
6.profile imageMaggie Koerth-Baker

Senior Science Reporter at @FiveThirtyEight. Nieman Fellow. Science and society = my jam. Occasional cute kid stories. She/Her.
Before the Lights Go Out
Mental Floss Presents Be Amazing
Minneapolis, MN
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
29,507 71.8%
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
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
36,391 71.3%
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, 4 mos on Twitter
34,343 69.0%
9.profile imageMaryn McKenna

@WIRED columnist, journalist, @SchusterInst fellow, TED | BIG CHICKEN (PLUCKED), SUPERBUG, BEATING BACK THE DEVIL | [email protected] | avi: @rachel_suggs
Big Chicken
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
39,186 67.1%
10.profile imageNature News & Comment

Science news & opinion from the news team at Nature, the international journal of #science. Get our daily newsletter: go.nature.com/naturebriefing
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
1,887,969 66.7%
11.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, 9 mos on Twitter
36,396 66.2%
12.profile imageScientific American

Awesome discoveries. Expert insights. Science that shapes the world.
New York City
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
3,687,273 64.8%
13.profile imageIvan Oransky

VP, Editorial, @Medscape. Distinguished Writer In Residence, @NYU_Journalism; co-founder, @RetractionWatch; president, @AHCJ.
Northampton, MA
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
31,546 64.8%
14.profile imageBethany Brookshire

Science writer and journalist. @SNStudents and @ScienceNews, host @sci4thepeople. She/her. My opinions are my own and don’t represent the views of my employer.
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
62,860 63.0%
15.profile imageMariette DiChristina

Editor in Chief, @sciam. EVP, Editorial & Publishing, Magazines, Springer Nature. All opinions expressed are my own. RTs are not endorsements.
New York
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
21,071 63.0%
16.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
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
100,713 62.5%
17.profile imageAmy Harmon

New York Times reporter covering science & society. She/Her. Mom of @rumblecomics
New York, NY
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
19,259 62.5%
18.profile imageRobin Lloyd

contributing editor @sciam & @spectrum, faculty @nyu_journalism, vp board @sciencewriting
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
10,847 61.1%
19.profile imageBarack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Washington, DC
11 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
104,246,729 60.6%
20.profile imageWIRED Science

Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @sandraupson, @JetJocko, @rtg0nzalez, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.
San Francisco, California
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,014,593 60.2%
21.profile imageNadia Drake

Contributing writer @natgeo. Former ballet dancer. Slightly obsessed with planets (and MOONS), supernovas and spiders. Champagneophile.
Little Book of Wonders
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
25,732 60.2%
22.profile imageDave Mosher

Science & tech correspondent at @businessinsider. Space, nukes, etc. These tweets self-destruct. DMs open. My work + confidential comms: businessinsider.com/author/dave-mo…
New York, NY
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
19,724 60.2%
23.profile imageNYT Science

Science, Medicine, Environment, Space and Cosmos. Sync your calendar with the solar system: nyti.ms/2ECMtej
New York, NY
11 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,139,732 59.7%
24.profile imageNeil deGrasse Tyson

New York City
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
13,086,926 59.3%
25.profile imageCorey S. Powell

Science writer on @BillNyeSaves. Contributing editor at @discovermag, @AmSciMag, and @aeonmag. Science-curious.
Brooklyn, NY
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
66,649 59.3%
26.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
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
83,258 58.8%
27.profile imageSeth Mnookin

I write books and articles and am the director of @MIT_SciWrite. website: sethmnookin.com.
The Panic Virus
Feeding the Monster
Hard News
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
34,851 58.8%
28.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, 10 mos on Twitter
19,479 58.3%
29.profile imageAlexis C. Madrigal

staff writer @TheAtlantic | book for @mcdbooks | visiting scholar @BerkeleyISchool | Mexican, American, Earthseed | ***mostly on leave from Twitter***
Oakland, CA
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
196,087 57.9%
30.profile imageBrendan Maher

Writer and Editor working for Nature (although views expressed here are my own).
The Dirty Jerz
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
12,648 57.9%
31.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, 9 mos on Twitter
612,072 57.4%
32.profile imageRiley

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, 9 mos on Twitter
25,114 57.4%
33.profile imageLizNeeley

Executive Director of The @Story_Collider. Lecturer @Yale with @NNCIonline. Compass points: science, storytelling, #scicomm studies & gorgeous design. she/her
Washington DC area
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
17,453 57.4%
34.profile imageChristie Aschwanden

Editor & lead science writer @FiveThirtyEight Author of GOOD TO GO @wwnorton goodtogobook.com Outdoor adventurer. My parties have dancing.
Beautiful Chickens
Good to Go
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
14,156 57.4%
35.profile imageKatie Mack

(a.k.a. Dr Katherine J Mack) astrophysicist/cosmologist, occasional freelance science writer, connoisseur of airplane food
Raleigh, NC
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
291,957 56.9%
36.profile imageJonathan Eisen

Prof @UCDavis Guardian of Microbial Diversity #OpenScience #Diversity #RedSox #Barca #Birds #Yolo phylogenomics.me May the Microbes be Ever in Your Favor
Davis, CA
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
51,951 56.9%
37.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, 10 mos on Twitter
226,978 56.0%
38.profile imageDan Vergano

BuzzFeed News science desk in Washington D.C. Contact: [email protected] PGP key: tinyurl.com/glfk7xo Secure tips: contact.buzzfeed.com
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
16,741 55.6%
39.profile imageScience Friday

Brain fun for curious people. Hosted by @iraflatow. From @WNYCStudios.
New York, New York
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
761,432 55.1%
40.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, 8 mos on Twitter
12,509 55.1%
41.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, 11 mos on Twitter
3,407,966 54.2%
42.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, 7 mos on Twitter
9,507 54.2%
43.profile imageThe Open Notebook

Articles on science journalism craft, story annotations, writer interviews, a database of pitch letters & more.
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
8,826 54.2%
44.profile imageEmily Anthes

Freelance science journalist. Author of Frankenstein's Cat: Cuddling Up to Biotech's Brave New Beasts (bit.ly/TxqZkm).
Frankenstein's Cat
Instant Egghead Guide
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
7,412 53.7%
45.profile imageRose Eveleth ▷▷

I make @flashforwardpod 〰〰 futures critic 〰〰 skeptical optimist 〰〰 formerly @30for30 〰〰 she/her 〰〰 Tweets 🗑 in 30 days 〰〰 👽 🤖 ⚡️ 🚀 [email protected]
What Future 2018
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
17,939 53.2%
46.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, 4 mos on Twitter
9,569 53.2%
47.profile imageAnnalee Newitz

I write science fiction and science journalism. Author: Autonomous. Podcast: @ooacpod. Founder: io9. More info: techsploitation.com. Any pronoun. I ❤️ noodles.
The Future of Another Timeline
Autonomous: A Novel
Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
11 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
33,789 52.8%
48.profile imageJohn Timmer

Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.
The big city
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
9,464 52.8%
49.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, 8 mos on Twitter
8,126 52.8%
50.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
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
45,960 52.3%
51.profile imageKaren James ❄️

In which a rogue scientist & outdoorswoman tweets about molecular ecology, genetics, evolution, botany, space, feminism & social justice, but in reverse order.
Bar Harbor, ME
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
29,583 52.3%
52.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, 4 mos on Twitter
8,634 52.3%
53.profile imagePeter Aldhous

Science. Data. Journalism. Maps. Reporter @BuzzFeedNews, lecturer @UCSC_SciCom @ucbsoj, instructor @AMI_Berkeley
San Francisco
6 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
7,473 52.3%
54.profile imageNASA

Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EST (UTC-4)
11 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
30,191,359 51.9%
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, 5 mos on Twitter
29,536 51.9%
56.profile imageDavid Biello

Dispatches from the future present. Me: Science curator @TEDtalks, book The Unnatural World, et cetera, et cetera...
The Unnatural World
Bullet Trains
New York, NY
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
14,355 51.9%
57.profile imageEmily Lakdawalla

Senior Editor & Planetary Evangelist, The Planetary Society. Planetary scientist. Asteroid 274860. Views are my own & not those of employer.
The Design and Engineering of Cur...
Pasadena, CA
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
154,082 51.4%
58.profile imageChristopher "bitcoin lambo" Mims 🎆

Tech columnist at @WSJ. Weird kid who turned into a weirder adult.
Baltimore, MD
11 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
83,748 51.4%
59.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, 10 mos on Twitter
34,875 51.4%
60.profile imageAzeen Ghorayshi

investigative reporter @BuzzFeedNews currently chasing the #MoneyTrail / [email protected] / signal: ask me (open DMs)
7 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,981 51.4%
61.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, 4 mos on Twitter
7,615 51.4%
62.profile imageJoanne Manaster

Read Science! host, book lover, biology lecturer, former international model, STEM advocate. Increasing your science TBR pile since 2008.
University of Illinois-Urbana
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
59,606 50.9%
63.profile imageDan Fagin

Professing journalism, directing SHERP @ NYU. Wrote Toms River, winner of 2014 Pulitzer Prize in Nonfiction. Butterfly chaser. Discontinue if irritation occurs.
Toms River
Toxic Deception
New York
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,365 50.9%
64.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, 6 mos on Twitter
15,265 50.5%
65.profile imageKatherine H. Courage

Science writer + editor. Author of CULTURED amzn.to/2TUT5sn and OCTOPUS! amzn.to/17xUF5R. General nerd for science and health.
Longmont, CO
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,052 50.5%
66.profile imageScience Magazine

The world's leading outlet for cutting-edge research in all areas of science. Follow @NewsfromScience for stories from our news team.
Washington, DC & Cambridge, UK
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
1,225,271 50.0%
67.profile imageAatish Bhatia

Puzzling about the science of everyday things. "Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it." – Mary Oliver
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
14,673 50.0%
68.profile imageEJ Willingham

Damned fine editor (hire me!). Expatriated Texan. #1A all the way.
The World
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
11,813 50.0%
69.profile imageMichael Moyer

Deputy editor @QuantaMagazine. Fan of bicycles, sourdough, evidence. Old tweets auto-deleted.
New York
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
7,504 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.
Lucy's Legacy
New York City
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
11,898 49.1%
71.profile imageChris Mooney

Energy and environment writer at @washingtonpost, also tweeting at @postgreen. Views are my own.
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
34,034 48.6%
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, 11 mos on Twitter
20,067 48.6%
73.profile imageAdam Rogers

Deputy Editor/Wired. Writing about science and geekery. Author of Proof: The Science of Booze. Kraka-thoom. Tell me stories: [email protected]
Proof: The Science of Booze
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
14,765 48.6%
74.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, 7 mos on Twitter
10,497 48.6%
75.profile imageAlok Jha

Science correspondent at @TheEconomist • Former @WellcomeTrust fellow • Author: The Water Book https://t.co/lySv8Xl9zt • [email protected]📧
How to Live Forever
50 Ways the World Could End
London, England
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
31,499 47.7%
76.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, 11 mos on Twitter
25,607 47.7%
77.profile imageFerris Jabr

science writer ❂ contributing writer, @NYTmag and @sciam ❂ gardener ❂ naturalist ❂ surname rhymes with neighbor
Portland, OR
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
17,826 47.7%
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, 8 mos on Twitter
15,339 47.7%
79.profile imageScienceWriters

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, 2 mos on Twitter
22,889 47.2%
80.profile imageNancy Shute

Editor in chief of Science News. Science + journalism = !!!
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
12,081 47.2%
81.profile imageMelinda Wenner Moyer

Science journalist. Contributing editor @SciAm, columnist @Slate, NYU visiting scholar, National Magazine Award finalist. Also write @Nytimes, @MotherJones.
Hudson Valley, NY
11 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
9,176 47.2%
82.profile imageDiscover Magazine

The best science magazine, in print and online
Between gluons and galaxies
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
1,133,406 46.8%
83.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, 10 mos on Twitter
1,063,979 46.8%
84.profile imagePaul Raeburn

Journalist. Author. Producer, Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast. Passionate about journalism. Excited about comedy.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
3,974 46.8%
85.profile imageMaria Popova

Reader. Writer.
Brooklyn, NY
11 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
885,527 46.3%
86.profile imageThe NPR Science Desk

Science news, commentary and conversation from NPR.
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
251,140 46.3%
87.profile imageJason G. Goldman

Science journalist. Wildlife reporter. Expedition leader. Bylines @SciAm @Biographic @BBCEarth @NatGeo & more. @SciCommCamp & @NerdBrigadeLA co-founder.
Wild LA
Science Blogging
Los Angeles
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
16,311 46.3%
88.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, 8 mos on Twitter
7,274 46.3%
89.profile imageRobert Lee Hotz

I cover science matters for The Wall Street Journal. Distinguished Writer in Residence @nyu_journalism. President of The Alicia Patterson Foundation. Whovian.
New York
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,650 46.3%
90.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, 6 mos on Twitter
5,102 46.3%
91.profile imageAmos Zeeberg

Freelance science and technology journalist. No job is too big; no fee is too big.
10 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
2,570 46.3%
92.profile imageEric Holthaus

Meteorologist | Staff writer @grist | Fellow @umnione | he, they | #actuallyautistic | dad, ecosocialist 🌱🌻🌹🌎❤️ | opinions=mine
Minnesota, USA
7 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
460,734 45.8%
93.profile imageDavid Kroll

@CUPharmacy pharmaceutical sciences prof and freelance pharma & healthcare writer @forbeshealth. Gator PhD in Pharmacology & Therapeutics.
Denver, CO
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
11,494 45.8%
94.profile imageHannah Waters

words and birds 🌾senior associate editor @audubonsociety. stands up for the common bird. #blm she/her. write for me: [email protected]
8 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
8,490 45.8%
95.profile imageEric Michael Johnson

Award-winning science writer, scholar, simian. The Primate Diaries (@primatediaries), Slate and Scientific American. E-mail: [email protected]
Vancouver, BC
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,848 45.8%
96.profile imageKathleen Frey Raven

Science writer. Genetics & hearing loss & stem cells & statistics & data // #FutureIsFemale // Siga la lucha //
In flight
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
6,041 45.8%
97.profile imageDr. Kiki Sanford

Science ninjas unite!
Portland, OR
11 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
191,984 45.4%
98.profile imageHillary Rosner

Independent journalist in the medium formerly known as print.
Go Green, Live Rich
Boulder, CO
9 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
5,457 45.4%
99.profile imageSTAT

Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicine. STAT Madness is BACK! Apply here: buff.ly/2T8oU1b
3 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
85,741 44.4%
100.profile imageIan Sample

The Guardian's Science editor, planet's worst surfer and author of Massive, shortlisted for the Royal Society Winton Science Book Prize.
I live by the river
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
46,832 44.4%
101.profile imageArielle Duhaime-Ross

Correspondent, @HBO's VICE News Tonight • I cover science, climate, and the environment • [email protected] • Secure: [email protected] • She/Her/Hers
New York City (et Montréal)
7 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
13,219 44.4%
102.profile imageMichelle Nijhuis

Editor of the #LifeUpClose series @TheAtlantic. Writer @NatGeoMag & @NYTMag, blogger @NewYorker, consigliere @HighCountryNews. Proud mom @GirlBilbo.
The Science Writers' Essay Handbo...
Columbia River Gorge
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
7,596 44.4%
103.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
10 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
8,591,083 44.0%
104.profile imageMatthew Herper

Senior Writer, Medicine at STAT News. This is biology's century; Every data point has a face.
New York
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
87,362 44.0%
105.profile imageMary Roach

I write books, most recently GRUNT: The Curious Science of Humans at War. Also: STIFF, GULP, PACKING FOR MARS, BONK. and SPOOK.
My Planet
Oakland, CA • author
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
27,751 44.0%
106.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, 4 mos on Twitter
17,388 44.0%
107.profile imageAnanyo Bhattacharya

Science journalist, SF author/fan. Working on a book about John von Neumann for @allenlanebooks @wwnorton Ex- @TheEconomist, @naturenews. Agent @ChrisWellbelove
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
12,658 44.0%
108.profile imageNational Geographic

Taking our understanding and awareness of the world further for 130 years | Test your knowledge with our Messenger chatbot: on.natgeo.com/2Om55Qk
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
22,448,198 43.5%
109.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, 8 mos on Twitter
247,172 43.5%
110.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, 8 mos on Twitter
91,608 43.5%
111.profile imageJoe Hanson

Nerdy by nature. Ph.D. biologist, science writer, creator of @okaytobesmart on YouTube. Not an actual LEGO. Instagram: drjoehanson
Austin, TX
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
33,120 43.5%
112.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, 3 mos on Twitter
6,069 43.5%
113.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, 6 mos on Twitter
3,970,646 43.1%
114.profile imageRaychelle Burks

#Chemistry Blackademic in the Ivory Tower. Left Coaster in the Lone Star. Sarcastic & silly. Tweets = personal ≠ professional. Rollin' with @CurlyHairMafia
Middle of Nowhere
8 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
20,172 43.1%
115.profile imageRebecca Boyle

Science journalist. 📝 @TheAtlantic @nytimes @sciam @FiveThirtyEight @TheLWON and more. Resident of the night. Writing a book about the moon for @randomhouse
Saint Louis, MO
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
5,118 43.1%
116.profile imageElon Musk

9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
24,217,160 42.6%
117.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, 11 mos on Twitter
2,835,197 42.6%
118.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, 11 mos on Twitter
38,258 42.6%
119.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, 3 mos on Twitter
14,464 42.6%
120.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, 8 mos on Twitter
13,833 42.6%
121.profile imageErika Check Hayden

Director, @UCSC_SciCom Science Communication Program: scicom.ucsc.edu. @NatureNews alum.
Bay Area
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,647 42.6%
122.profile imageCurtis Brainard

@SciAm Managing Editor | @WFSJ Board member & former President
New York
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter until last tweet (2015-Aug-30)
3,290 42.6%
123.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, 10 mos on Twitter
41,007 42.1%
124.profile imageLou Woodley

Supporting & researching scientific communities. Director @AAAS Center for Scientific Collaboration and Community Engagement #CEFP2019 #OpenScience #SciComm 🐿
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
12,098 42.1%
125.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, 11 mos on Twitter
3,946 42.1%
126.profile imageErik Vance

Easily distracted science journalist. Writer of magazine stories and author of the book Suggestible You. Views are someone else's. Anyone else's.
Mexico City
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
3,754 42.1%
127.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
11 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
482,682 41.7%
128.profile imageNautilus

A magazine on science, culture, and philosophy for the intellectually curious
Science Connected
6 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
72,627 41.7%
129.profile imageMika McKinnon

Field geophysicist, disaster researcher, scifi science consultant, science writer, public speaker, irrepressibly curious.
West Coast
9 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
30,953 41.7%
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)
All Over the Map
San Francisco Bay Area
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
9,206 41.7%
131.profile imagekelly oakes

science/health journalist, @theipaper @newscientist, @sciencefocus, etc. formerly @BuzzFeed. cat pics and commissions to [email protected]
London via Oldham
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
7,554 41.7%
132.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
8 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
4,720 41.7%
133.profile imageBill Nye

9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
5,790,844 41.2%
134.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, 5 mos on Twitter
288,126 40.7%
135.profile imageAtul Gawande

Surgeon, Writer, Researcher, Dilettante. ariadnelabs.org lifebox.org
8 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
269,862 40.7%
136.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

10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
20,551 40.7%
137.profile imageNidhi Subbaraman

Science reporter on the poison beat/Sunday news editor @BuzzFeedNews. [email protected] Secure: contact.buzzfeed.com Past: @BostonGlobe @NBCNews
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
6,717 40.7%
138.profile image(((Steve Mirsky)))

Editor, columnist, podcaster for @sciam magazine. Opinions expressed are my own and are subject to revision with new information. Like science.
Instant Egghead Guide
The Bronx
9 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
6,464 40.7%
139.profile imageFred Guterl

special projects editor @newsweek, formerly @sciam executive editor, author (Fate of the Species)
10 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
4,017 40.7%
140.profile imagesimon frantz

Managing Editor, Features BBC.com. Formerly: @BBC_Future, @nobelprize, @NatRevDrugDisc. Views expressed are my own.
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
3,848 40.7%
141.profile imageNate Silver

Editor-in-Chief, @FiveThirtyEight. Author, The Signal and the Noise (amzn.to/QdyFYV). Sports/politics/food geek.
New York
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
3,193,362 40.3%
142.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, 8 mos on Twitter
775,871 40.3%
143.profile imageEric Berger

Senior Space Editor at Ars Technica. I like rockets.
Houston, TX
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
33,804 40.3%
144.profile imageMichael Eisen

Hazardous Waste Management Consultant. My conflicts bit.ly/1npOeyU.
37° 14′ 6″ N, 115° 48′ 40″ W
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
28,310 40.3%
145.profile imageAmanda Moon

Editorial Consulting & Project Management at Moon & Company. Former & always: @fsgbooks @basicbooks @palgrave_ @sciam
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
4,311 40.3%
146.profile imageTim De Chant ⚡️

Science journalism for the public good at @KSJatMIT, formerly @NOVApbs.
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,376 40.3%
147.profile imageAnn Finkbeiner

Science writer whose current job is to write whatever I can get an assignment to write.
8 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,446 40.3%
148.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, 5 mos on Twitter
33,798 39.8%
149.profile imageAlice Bell

Day job at a climate charity. But this is me, not them. Writer. Knitter. PhD in science communication and too many years working in universities and museums.
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
25,723 39.8%
150.profile imageMalcolm M. Campbell

Biologist, professor, @UofG VPR. Science, SciComm & HigherEd tweets. Often with whippets, running, thinking, gleaning those #SixIncredibleThingsBeforeBreakfast.
Guelph, Ontario
8 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
9,734 39.8%
151.profile imageAleszu Bajak

Science journalist teaching at @NUjournalism • Editor @Storybench @LatAmSci • Fellow @KSJatMIT ‘14 • Alum @Undarkmag @Scifri @esquireclassic • Peruvian-gringo
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
6,808 39.8%
152.profile imageRachel Nuwer

Freelance journalist. Contributes to the NY Times, NatGeo, BBC & more. Author of "Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking."
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
6,544 39.8%
153.profile imageRobin Marantz Henig

Science writer, book author, adjunct prof at #SHERP @nyu_journalism, co-author with my daughter @scootes of TWENTYSOMETHING bit.ly/YRkv3Va
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
2,668 39.8%
154.profile imageNews from Science

The latest stories in science, brought to you by the @sciencemagazine news team.
Washington, D.C.
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
235,258 39.4%
155.profile imageLisa Grossman

Astronomy reporter at Science News, lifelong astronomy nerd. Ideas my own. She/her/hers
Cambridge, MA
9 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
7,677 39.4%
156.profile imageSiri Carpenter

Freelance editor, co-founder of @open_notebook, runner, bicyclist, reader, form-filler-outer. She/her.
Madison, Wisconsin
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
2,944 39.4%
157.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, 3 mos on Twitter
94,662 38.9%
158.profile imageElizabeth Lopatto

Deputy editor @verge. Tip me: [email protected] She/her
Oakland, California
7 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
10,903 38.9%
159.profile imageChris Hadfield

Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after 3 spaceflights. For events and media, please write to [email protected]
8 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
2,396,479 38.4%
160.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, 4 mos on Twitter
34,657 38.4%
161.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, 9 mos on Twitter
12,694 38.4%
162.profile imageFrancie Diep

Science journalist, staff writer @PacificStand, appreciator of prose in all forms
Washington, DC
8 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
3,713 38.4%
163.profile imageWIRED

WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.
San Francisco/New York
11 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
10,350,323 38.0%
164.profile imageMarc Abrahams

editor of the Annals of Improbable Research magazine, organizer of the Ig Nobel Prizes. Also see: @ImprobResearch
The Ig Nobel Cookbook, volume 1
This is Improbable Too
This Is Improbable
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
9,566 38.0%
165.profile imagePLOS

PLOS accelerates progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.
USA and UK
10 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
136,820 37.5%
166.profile imageJennifer Gunter

The Gray Lady’s gynecologist, women's health advocate, sexpert, appropriately confident, wields the lasso of truth, ponysister, I speak for no one but me.
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
107,273 37.5%
167.profile imageKyle Hill

I explore science on TV and the internet. Host/EP @BecauseScience. Business: kylehill.net. Insta: Sci_Phile. LATEST VIDEO 👇🔥
Los Angeles
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
79,196 37.5%
168.profile imageMo Costandi

Neuroscientist/ Freelance writer. Author of NEUROPLASTICITY (MIT Press 2016) & 50 HUMAN BRAIN IDEAS (Quercus 2013)
10 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
38,895 37.5%
169.profile imageCarin Anne Bondar

Scientific Storyteller. Ambivert. Philosopher. bondarmedia.com carinbondar.com
British Columbia, Canada
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
22,659 37.5%
170.profile imageDr. Tara C. Smith

Professor, microbiologist/ infectious disease epidemiologist, writer, preK & teen wrangler. Antibiotic resistance, zoonotic disease, scicomm, zombies.
Kent, Ohio
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
18,517 37.5%
171.profile imageNatalie Wolchover

Physics writer and editor @QuantaMagazine. I have a Klein bottle that contains the universe.
New York, New York
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
16,906 37.5%
172.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, 10 mos on Twitter
7,116 37.5%
173.profile imageSusannah Locke

Special projects editor @voxdotcom, formerly @PopSci, @sciam, tnghaikus.com. [email protected]
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
4,256 37.5%
174.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, 10 mos on Twitter
2,665 37.5%
175.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, 10 mos on Twitter
42,679,634 37.0%
176.profile imageJad Abumrad

I make Radiolab and some music too. When I tweet it's just me.
Brooklyn, NY
8 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
309,648 37.0%
177.profile imageHelen Branswell

Senior writer, infectious diseases & global health, @statnews. I block rude. #flu #Ebola, #polio, #AMR. Neiman '11. 🇨🇦 No tagging, please.
Boston, MA
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
25,385 37.0%
178.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, 9 mos on Twitter
17,275 37.0%
179.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, 6 mos on Twitter
5,535 37.0%
180.profile imagePopular Science

Awe-inspiring science, tech, and DIY. 146 years strong. Here's animated proof: pops.ci/146YEARS
New York
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
1,273,032 36.6%
181.profile imageNational Science Foundation

Explore #NSFfunded research that is transforming the world. / Social media policy: bit.ly/smpnsf
Alexandria, VA
10 yrs, 4 mos on Twitter
1,084,891 36.6%
182.profile imageDavid Bradley 🎸📷⚗️

Science and Stuff - 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦🐦🦋🍺🍷🥃🥧✈️🏝️🎭🇪🇺🏕👨‍🎤🐶👨‍🔬📚🧪🔭
Cambridge, UK
11 yrs, 7 mos on Twitter
43,105 36.6%
183.profile imagebrad plumer

Reporter at @nytclimate. On the apocalypse beat, more or less. Email me at [email protected]
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
33,700 36.6%
184.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, 9 mos on Twitter
20,512 36.6%
185.profile imageMaddie Stone

Writer, nerd, managing editor @EARTH3R by @Gizmodo. @GMGUnion. Earth & enviro science PhD. DMs open.
Philadelphia, PA
7 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
14,491 36.6%
186.profile imageJanet D. Stemwedel

Philosopher, lapsed chemist, Forbes contributor. Previously: Scientific American, ScienceBlogs. forbes.com/sites/janetste…
San Francisco Bay Area
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
13,513 36.6%
187.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, 4 mos on Twitter
10,637 36.6%
188.profile imageCharles Seife

Journalist, author, NYU professor, debunker of 'alternative facts'
New York City
10 yrs, 3 mos on Twitter
10,175 36.6%
189.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, 6 mos on Twitter
8,344 36.6%
190.profile imageEwen Callaway

Immigrant. Journalist at Nature.
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
5,434 36.6%
191.profile imageSteven Pinker

Cognitive scientist at Harvard.
Boston, MA
8 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
493,938 36.1%
192.profile imageRadiolab

Radiolab is a show about curiosity from @WNYCStudios.
multiple universes
9 yrs, 9 mos on Twitter
272,402 36.1%
193.profile imageGwen Pearson

I'm a bug AND a feature! I do insect outreach & write about science. Founder of @ento_allies. Tweets personal/do not represent employers etc 🐝 she/her/PhD
Low Earth Orbit, Indiana
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
21,004 36.1%
194.profile imageGeorge Musser

contributing editor for Scientific American, 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
11 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
7,974 36.1%
195.profile imageKaryn Traphagen

Cultivating Curiosity.
Durham, NC
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
6,036 36.1%
196.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, 3 mos on Twitter
4,350 36.1%
197.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, 11 mos on Twitter
2,673 36.1%
198.profile imageThe Onion

America's Finest News Source.
10 yrs, 10 mos on Twitter
11,033,201 35.6%
199.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, 0 mos on Twitter
2,510,829 35.6%
200.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, 11 mos on Twitter
133,868 35.6%
201.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, 11 mos on Twitter
47,379 35.6%
202.profile imageMiriam Kramer

Always a space reporter. It's not aliens. It's never aliens. DMs open and a mess.
Now: NYC. Before: Tennessee.
8 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
17,291 35.6%
203.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 Moon
The Planet Remade
Eating the Sun
Greenwich, UK
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
8,831 35.6%
204.profile imageDoug Main

senior writer/editor @NatGeo, co-leading the animals desk. pitch me: douglas.main @ natgeo.com
Washington, DC
9 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
5,519 35.6%
205.profile imageBrendan Borrell

I like finding out new things and writing about them. See my recent work @outsidemagazine @natgeo @theatlantic
Los Angeles, CA
10 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter
3,321 35.6%
206.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, 9 mos on Twitter
2,609 35.6%
207.profile imageSarah Kaplan

@washingtonpost reporter covering news from around the nation and across the universe. [email protected]
Washington, D.C.
7 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
10,232 35.2%
208.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, 9 mos on Twitter
4,319 35.2%
209.profile imageSophie Bushwick

Science writer, podcast & video producer, nap advocate. Also Senior Editor at @PopSci
New York, NY
8 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
3,463 35.2%
210.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, 9 mos on Twitter
23,929,443 34.7%
211.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, 7 mos on Twitter
918,759 34.7%
212.profile imageNicholas Thompson

Editor of @wired. If you have insights or scoops about the biggest stories in tech, please DM me or email [email protected]
New York
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
103,717 34.7%
213.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
9 yrs, 0 mos on Twitter
79,370 34.7%
214.profile imageHope Jahren

author of LAB GIRL, winner of the 2016 NBCC award in autobiography
7 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
36,089 34.7%
215.profile imageBora Zivkovic

Pittsboro, NC
9 yrs, 1 mo on Twitter until last tweet (2018-Jan-08)
28,695 34.7%
216.profile imageAndrew Thaler

Marine Science and Conservation at Blackbeard Biologic. Deep-sea ecology. Population genetics. Underwater robots. The deep sea is Earth's last great wilderness.
Maryland, USA
9 yrs, 11 mos on Twitter
23,248 34.7%
217.profile imageShannon Stirone

Writer. Art Historian. Bylines @PopSci @NYTimes @TheAtlantic @NatGeo @NewRepublic @Wired @Longreads & others. Opinions are mine.
Bay Area, CA
4 yrs, 5 mos on Twitter
14,609 34.7%
218.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, 5 mos on Twitter
9,905 34.7%
219.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, 10 mos on Twitter
6,825 34.7%
220.profile imageAllie Wilkinson

Freelance science journalist. Founder of @lookslikesci. Marine biologist at heart. Member of SEJ, NASW, SCB
Washington, DC
10 yrs, 2 mos on Twitter
6,125 34.7%
221.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, 4 mos on Twitter
4,045 34.7%
222.profile imageSpaceX

SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches the world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft
Hawthorne, CA
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
7,800,455 34.3%
223.profile imageCERN

#CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, is the world's largest particle physics lab, home of the #LHC. French: @CERN_FR
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
2,556,344 34.3%
224.profile imageAndrew Freedman

Science Editor @Axios. Climate, science, weather, space, and politics. Tips: [email protected] | DM me for Signal #.
New York, NY
10 yrs, 6 mos on Twitter
173,269 34.3%
225.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
9 yrs, 8 mos on Twitter
9,937 34.3%
226.profile imageCarmen Drahl

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