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Adrian West was nominated for a Shorty Award!

Amateur Astronomer, loves getting people fired up about astronomy, Tweets for @NewburyAS , member of the BAA, likes cats and and Stuff


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The Shorty Interview
with Adrian West
What's your best tweet?
Look Up!
What are six things you could never do without?
Laptop, phone, clear sky, Power, Twitter, Oxygen
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
Relaxation and knowledge
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Twitter or Facebook?
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
Dirty Science and Carryontweeting
What feature should Twitter add?
Link better with facebook
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
Sir Patrick Moore
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
Don't know
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
Phil Plait
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
A long time ago - spammers!
Why should we vote for you?
HAve worked so hard you won't beleive to make our feed the best astronomy feed in the world. We trended for 2 days in August 09
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
NewburyAS, Astronomy, Science
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
Space Tweeps
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
All the hashtags I created were used.
How do you make your tweets unique?
Making them fun and informative, forever changing
What inspires you to tweet?
New things, Astronomy with a mix of seriousness and comedy
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Not really?
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Just keep using twitter you will get the hang of it, its easy
How long can you go without a tweet?
1 day
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
Why'd you start tweeting?
Was an experiment to do with astronomy, which went very, very well!
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Yes, I'm the founder of @NewburyAS look us up on google and you will see how
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Be friendly
How will the world change in 2010?
More tweeps.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
API Usage
What will the world be like 10 years from now?