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Tweeting Tendencies of Professional Science Writers on Twitter

Updated: 2021-Oct-17 15:16 UTC. Based on 200 most recent tweets of each list member. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Tendency to originate: % of user's tweets that are not replies or retweets

Average for professional science writers:22%
  
Top tendency to originate: 
@garthsundem96%
@archaeology96%
@AboutPhysics94%
@CuriousKaryn90%
@CaraSantaMaria84%
@johnjberger83%
@socialpyramid76%
@fcain73%
@hillaryrosner65%
@ivanoransky64%

Tendency to reply: % of user's tweets that are replies

Average for professional science writers:37%
  
Top tendency to reply: 
@Rose_D_Luna98%
@adrs96%
@mary_roach81%
@antonioregalado80%
@sciencebase80%
@Ananyo78%
@maggiekb178%
@GeneticJen77%
@KellyBrenner77%
@sciencecomedian74%

Tendency to retweet: % of user's tweets that are retweets (excluding quote tweets, also known as retweets with comments)

Average for professional science writers:30%
  
Top tendency to retweet: 
@DaveMosher100%
@SciFleur90%
@tvjrennie90%
@marcuschown88%
@PopovichN88%
@b0yle86%
@NerdyChristie86%
@ByToddBBates81%
@TerriHansen76%
@johnupton74%

Tendency to quote: % of user's tweets that are quote tweets, also known as retweets with comments

Average for professional science writers:10%
  
Top tendency to quote: 
@sciencecohen76%
@DavidQuammen56%
@Revkin45%
@joesbigidea42%
@mikamckinnon34%
@m_c_marshall29%
@ngeiling29%
@carinbondar29%
@mdichristina28%
@AdamZmith28%