The Year's Best Science on Twitter

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Science Shorty Award Winner

As determined by the Real-Time Academy.

Winner

MythBusters Official

MythBusters Official

Official Twitter for the hit series MYTHBUSTERS. (All dates/times are for U.S. airings).

Science Shorty Award Leaders

20th

Bora Zivkovic

Bora Zivkovic

Science communication: blogging, publishing, teaching. Chief Editor and Community Manager of Scientific American science blogging network.
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21st

ben goldacre

ben goldacre

Nerd cheerleader, Bad Science person, stats geek, research fellow in epidemiology, procrastinator. If it's important, email's better ben.goldacre@guardian.co.uk
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22nd

Grant Imahara

Grant Imahara

Robot builder, modelmaker and television host on Mythbusters.
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23rd

Michael Clark

Michael Clark

Michael Clark & Jim Choquette are Show Hosts & Lead Investigators for Ghost Guys and Ghost Guys LIVE. Coming Soon: LIVE Fully Interactive Ghost Hunting!
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24th

Natashia Jefferies

Natashia Jefferies

Simple girl into simple living, and enjoying life to the fullest, as sustainably as possible.
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25th

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27th

Discovery Channel US

Discovery Channel US

News and much more from Discovery Channel U.S. Press info at press.discovery.com
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28th

Jen Scheer

Jen Scheer

Former Space Shuttle technician moving on. Artist, photographer, inventor, Space Tweep Society founder, Yuri’s Night & Fragile Oasis contributor, Rocketopia CEO
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28th
(tie)

HiRISE

HiRISE

High-Resolution Imaging Science Experiment on Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO). Taking beautiful 25 cm/px pics of Mars 24/7. Request your own images w/ HiWish!
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29th

Steve Spangler

Steve Spangler

Teacher who plays a scientist on TV. Science toy designer, author, teacher trainer and head mess maker at www.SteveSpanglerScience.com
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30th

tavianne

tavianne

Astronomy, Space, Night Sky, Photography, and a little politics
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31st

Patrick Di Justo

Patrick Di Justo

Hello, world! This is the official twitterstream of the book 'The Science of Battlestar Galactica', due out November 16, 2009!
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31st
(tie)

Jane

Jane

Just a college student working her way to a degree.
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31st
(tie)

ESA

ESA

European Space Agency, keeping you posted on European space activities.
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31st
(tie)

astroswanny

astroswanny

Astronomy nut and blogger
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32nd

ESO

ESO

European Southern Observatory. Reaching New Heights in Astronomy.
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32nd
(tie)

Dr Samantha Thomas

Dr Samantha Thomas

Sociologist. 2010 ADC Future Leader. 2009 Oz/Microsoft Top 100 Emerging Leaders. 'Sam would do better at school if she didn't waste her time with idle chatter'
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33rd

The SETI Institute

The SETI Institute

We believe we are conducting the most profound search in human history — to know our beginnings and our place among the stars.
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34th

FRINGE

FRINGE

Official Twitter for FRINGE
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