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The Year's Best Science on Twitter

Science Leaders - The Shorty Awards - The best producers of real-time, short form content on Twitter(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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The Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences will use a combination of criteria to select the winner from among the finalists, including the number of votes, the reasons given in nominations, answers to the Shorty Interview (which you can still take here) and the content of the finalists' tweets.

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Dara O Briain
Leanne Richardson
Leanne Richardson I nominate @daraobriain for a Shorty Award in #science just because I can!
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HowStuffWorks.com

HowStuffWorks.com

Random facts, inside info, the latest articles, and what's happening at the office...find it all at HowStuffWorks on Twitter.
Andrew Stoute
Andrew Stoute I nominate @HowStuffWorks for a Shorty Award in #science because they keep me in the know.
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Asuka Takanashi

Asuka Takanashi

絵描き, ピアノ, 自転車, Apple, Gentoo Linux, Web関連等。狐萌。メタルラックに360°囲まれて生活するのが夢です。
Waddell Robey
Waddell Robey I vote for @flying for a Shorty Award in #science because she's united an international community of space enthusiasts
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1 vote in science

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FBResearch

FBResearch

Most cures have happened as a direct result of animal research. Animal research saves lives. It’s how cures happen.
NABR
NABR I nominate @researchsaves for a Shorty Award in #science for their video series Jen's story http://bit.ly/53Sg...
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1 vote in nonprofit

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JonTheGeek

JonTheGeek

Avowed Geek
Libby Hickson
Libby Hickson I nominate @jonthegeek for a Shorty Award in #science because... he's my brother and he rocks.
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1 vote in science

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Dean Johnson

Dean Johnson

Design isn't a job, it's a way of life! (Not forgetting cars, gadgets and family)
McGeachie
McGeachie I nominate @activrightbrain for a Shorty Award in #science because of his elasticity according to Hooke's law.
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18 votes in design
4 votes in music
2 votes in news
1 vote in apps

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Stacey

Stacey

work @NASA (*this is not official NASA Twitter*); Space Geek & Political Junkie (R). Also mom of 2 juggling work and play day by day
Leslie Payne
Leslie Payne I nominate @comtnclimr for a Shorty Award in #science because she grants insight and humor into the world of NASA
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tess keller

tess keller

Breeder of Maltese puppies with Champion pedigree's
tess keller
tess keller I nominate @maltesepuppies for a Shorty Award in #science because...its short
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1 vote in science
2 votes in innovation
2 votes in other
1 vote in humor
1 vote in music

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NASAHurricane

NASAHurricane

NASA does Hurricane Research! Keep up with ALL storms worldwide
NASAHurricane
NASAHurricane I nominate @NASAHurricane for a Shorty Award in #science because it gives updates on storms worldwide daily!
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1 vote in science
1 vote in egocentric

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MarsPhoenix

MarsPhoenix

I dig Mars!
Kenneth Mason
Kenneth Mason Love this tech RT @MarsPhoenix: RT @NASAJPL .. help @MarsRovers with the Shorty Award in #science! They're 3rd. Vote http://bit.ly/5tLi...
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1 vote in science

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Spangler Science

Spangler Science

The official Twitter for SteveSpanglerScience.com
Caitlin Whitaker
Caitlin Whitaker I nominate @SpanglerScience for a Shorty Award in #science because Insta-Snow deserves a Nobel Prize
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1 vote in science

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Phil Rounds

Phil Rounds

Drummer,Tinker,Agnostic. Sci/SciFi,Motorcycles,Music,Tennis
Carolyn Porco
Carolyn Porco @horus6 Cool! Thanks a lot! "I nominate @carolynporco for a Shorty Award in #science"
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1 vote in science

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John Cook
David Murray
David Murray I nominate @skepticscience for a Shorty Award in #science because they provide comprehensive info on Climate Change.
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Green Planet Search

Green Planet Search

Peter Einstein, Co-CEO, GreenPlanetSearch.com - The only 100% solar-powered eco-search portal; Founder, EarthDayWebcast; Member NYC Twitter Elite
Coralie Naumann
Coralie Naumann I nominate @EcoEinstein for a Shorty Award in #science because... of quality information provided
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Chris Gunter

Chris Gunter

Geneticist, recovering Nature editor, buddhist, and single mom in Huntsville. Director of Research Affairs, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology.
Tara Ferguson
Tara Ferguson I nominate @girlscientist for a Shorty award in #science because she's a rockin' single mom and an amazing scientist
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bloodhoundssc
Rob McGeown
Rob McGeown I nominate @bloodhoundssc for a Shorty Award in #science because thy're Bitish! Enough said.
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1 vote in science

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iX

iX

Atheist. Nerd. Not fail. My LP of Oregon Trail: http://www.twitvid.com/2C36D My YT channel http://bit.ly/w8td6
The Z
The Z I nominate @iComix for a Shorty Award in #science because science trumps religion any day.
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stevesilberman

stevesilberman

I'm a longtime writer for Wired and other national magazines. I'm curious about nearly everything, particularly science and media.
carlzimmer
carlzimmer I nominate @stevesilberman for a Shorty Award in #science because he tweets from the Beats to Saturn's rings.
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1 vote in blogger
1 vote in news
1 vote in journalist

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AirPigz

AirPigz

AirPigz.com... Hog Wild About Anything That Flies! blogazine & podcast from Martt Clupper. Check it out!
Michael Lorenger
Michael Lorenger I nominate @airpigz for a Shorty Award in #science because they post interesting and original content about aircraft.
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1 vote in science

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Charles Bell

Charles Bell

observatory code H47 comet and minor planet astrometry (retired)
Dently
Dently I nominate @cbellh47 for a Shorty Award in #science.
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1 vote in science