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

35th

Soichi Noguchi 野口 聡一

Soichi Noguchi 野口 聡一

Long duration space flight on ISS! http://bit.ly/3ZMbEb http://bit.ly/bXNO6I http://bit.ly/bGfUrB http://linkd.in/ePb57v http://bit.ly/3T6fsp
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37th

PZ Myers

PZ Myers

Godless liberal biologist
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37th
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Jon Sutton

Jon Sutton

Editor of The Psychologist, for the British Psychological Society
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38th

DR. Kimberlee P

DR. Kimberlee P

I'm just Kim being Kim ..Pedi Doc.. Foodie..Love Music, Drums,Black Belt,Poker & having a good time http://blip.fm/invite/RockDocKim #DocsRock #TEAMLadyMaMa'z
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39th

Jane Houston Jones

Jane Houston Jones

Astronomer, science podcaster, writer, edu outreach artisan @NASAJPL, social media enthusiast
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40th

Astro Pic Of The Day

Astro Pic Of The Day

Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer.
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40th
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41st

Twisst ISS alerts

Twisst ISS alerts

Get alerts from this twitter account when international space station (ISS) will be passing over your exact location. Astronomy, science. By @tjaap.
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41st
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Mike Brown

Mike Brown

Astronomer, planet hunter, Pluto killer. Finger-wrapped dad.
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41st
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ChemistryWorld

ChemistryWorld

Chemistry magazine bringing you the latest chemistry news and research every day
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42nd

NASA SDO

NASA SDO

The Solar Dynamics Observatory, NASA's newest eye on the sun!
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42nd
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elakdawalla

elakdawalla

I'm the Planetary Society blogger, once a planetary geologist, now a writer and mom, writing about great space images and mission news.
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42nd
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NASA JPL

NASA JPL

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory manages many of NASA's robotic missions exploring Earth, the solar system and our universe. Tweets from JPL's News Office.
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42nd
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Sean Carroll

Sean Carroll

Scientist, writer, master of time and space. Understanding the world, one piece at a time.
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42nd
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Nature News&Comment

Nature News&Comment

The latest science news and opinion from Nature, the international scientific journal
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43rd

BLOODHOUND_SSC

BLOODHOUND_SSC

The official twitter from the 1000mph Land Speed Record Vehicle - BLOODHOUND SSC. Ask the team a question, see the progress and promote the education!
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43rd
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희님

희님

사랑해요 김희철 우유빛깔 김희철 SaRangHaeYo KIM HEE CHUL Woo U BiCCal KIM HEE CHUL
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44th

Ed Yong

Ed Yong

Science writer, creator of Not Exactly Rocket Science, freelance journalist, sci-comms @ Cancer Research UK. Opinions are my own. Obviously.
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44th
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Young Aus Skeptics

Young Aus Skeptics

The Young Australian Skeptics is a website for Young Skeptics!
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