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

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shaycarl

shaycarl

If life is worth living, then it's worth recording!
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Charles Trippy

Charles Trippy

Hi! I live on the internet :)
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World Vision

World Vision

A Christian relief, development & advocacy organisation dedicated to working with children, families & communities to overcome poverty & injustice.
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Joel Postman

Joel Postman

Social media public relations PR corporate communications. Zamboni driver. Writer. Speaker. Author SocialCorp. Speechwriter. Work for but don’t represent Cisco
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Paolo Amoroso

Paolo Amoroso

Astronomy/space outreach & education. Owner of online science merchandising shop Nostromics.
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Mia von Doom

Mia von Doom

Rockin' your Twitter since February 2007. Branding, promotion, wordpress manipulation, design consultation & mayhem management. Occasional lulz.
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Ronnie

Ronnie

Hello! I'm Ronnie, I'm 22 & in college. Interests are astronomy, geology, math and learning new things every day. I'm also a tech addict and I love video games.
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David Cook

David Cook

This seemed easier and cheaper than sending out hard-copy newsletters.
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maureenjohnson

maureenjohnson

There's a fine line between good eye contact, and the piercing stare of a psychopath. Maureen is on the wrong side of it. - a fan
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Katrina Hill

Katrina Hill

Action Flick Chick interviews/news/views/reviews. G4's Next Woman of the Web champ. Webcomic star. Sometimes I blog about your tweets - now you know.
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Oana Sandu

Oana Sandu

Astronomy communicator with a special interest in outreach and social media community coordination.
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Christian Beadles

Christian Beadles

Hi my name's Christian. I'm an actor, I love life and live to make people laugh. I try to be a role-model to my friends in my generation. Just say YES I CAN!
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Dave Bragdon

Dave Bragdon

I can't wait for the future.
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dutchguy22

dutchguy22

Do you want to date my avatar. Hotter than reality by far (Felica Day) This angel was painted by Maarten van Heemskerk in 1546. .
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Space Fellowship

Space Fellowship

An international news and information network dedicated to the space industry.
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S.C. Kavassalis

S.C. Kavassalis

Sarah Kavassalis: Permanent student of mathematics, physics, and sometimes, the philosophy of their intersection - a relativist with style.
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Exoplanetology.com

Exoplanetology.com

The Art and Science of New Worlds. Explores the impact of Exoplanet discoveries on Humanity's Culture and Future. http://bit.ly/Twanifesto
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Terence Washington

Terence Washington

Media Communications. PS3. The Bronx. Fashion Style. Crimefighter. Flag Footballer. Runner.
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Josh Gates

Josh Gates

World-adventurer, explorer, travelin' fool and bon vivant. I journey the globe on behalf of the Syfy Channel in search of monsters. No, seriously.
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Met Office

Met Office

Official Met Office Twitter for wx, climate & environmental info. Manned 8.30am-5pm, Mon-Fri. We're also on Facebook, Flickr and YouTube.
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