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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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JOão

JOão

Twitter about homeopathy Twitter sobre homeopatia
JOão
JOão I nominate @jghomeopatia for a Shorty Award in #science because he is trying to write a bilingual book with twitter's aforisms
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Caroline Rodgers

Caroline Rodgers

Interested in how new science ideas can improve public health.
Caroline Rodgers
Caroline Rodgers I nominate @sciencesiren for a Shorty Award in #science because of investigation into what is causing autism ...
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1 vote in egocentric

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ThinkOregon

ThinkOregon

An Online Journal for Independent Oregonians
Jared Castle
Jared Castle I nominate @thinkoregon for a Shorty Award in #science because they remind me of creationists.
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1 vote in science

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Leonard Hofstadter

Leonard Hofstadter

Superman fan. Physicist. Hopelessly lost when it comes to women... Not much of a Twitterer.
Tabata Larenas
Tabata Larenas I nominate @leonardhofstadt for a Shorty Award in #science because he's the best genius... and he's awesome *-*
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1 vote in news

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The Why Files

The Why Files

Your source for science behind the news.
Darrell Schulte
Darrell Schulte I nominate @TheWhyFiles for a Shorty Award in #science because they bring me the science behind the news.
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1 vote in science

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Karen James

Karen James

Natural History Museum scientist & Beagle Project directrix @beagleproject, Darwin groupie, teapot agnostic, space geek, telemark skier, reluctant Londoner
thejives
thejives I nominate @kejames for a Shorty Award in #science because she taught me about genetics over sushi :)
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Google Lunar X PRIZE

Google Lunar X PRIZE

The official Google Lunar X PRIZE Twitter account. Going back to the moon, and taking you with us.
Ronnie
Ronnie I nominate @glxp for a Shorty Award in #science
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1 vote in science
21 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in egocentric

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Barb
Jeffrey C. Jacobs
Jeffrey C. Jacobs I nominate @airynothing for a Shorty Award in #science because she makes Röntgenstrahlung ever so cool!
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donttryhis
Pekka S
Pekka S I vote for @donttryhis for a Shorty Award in #science because Adam Savage makes science accessible and exciting.
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donttyrthis
John O'Hare III
John O'Hare III I nominate @donttyrthis for a Shorty Award in #science because... he is, enough said.
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mythbustersc
Nicole Saint-Aubin
Nicole Saint-Aubin I vote for @MythBustersc for a Shorty Award in #science because it makes science interesting and fun or everyone
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1 vote in science

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Slashdot

Slashdot

Slashdot News Feed
RayBeckerman
RayBeckerman #shortyawards #science @slashdot b/c it provides a home for us geeks & nerds
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1 vote in science

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PoorBritney.com

PoorBritney.com

Potty mouth obsessed with Dollface (Brit Brit). I love epic fails, train wrecks and dirty videos.
Myrthala Garcia
Myrthala Garcia I nominate @PoorBritney for a Shorty Award in #science because... she dominates the cience of dollface
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1 vote in science
48 votes in blogger
7 votes in celebrity
6 votes in humor
3 votes in sports

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Corpus Optima

Corpus Optima

Coaching, Consulting & Education for the Superperforming Organization, Project, Team, and Individual.
Eric Standlee
Eric Standlee I nominate @corpusoptima for a Shorty Award in #science for Super innovation on Everything Super Talkcast
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1 vote in science
1 vote in smallbusiness

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Grania Spingies

Grania Spingies

Godless gaming geek; Secretary of Atheist Ireland
Carolyn Porco
Carolyn Porco @ygern Thank you so much! "I nominate @carolynporco for a Shorty Award in #science..she inspires & educates with an infectious enthusiasm"
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Rander Morais

Rander Morais

Engº Químico/Alimentos/Produção - MBA em administração/FGV - Adoro meu filho, minha espos, F1, Vida no campo
Rander Morais
Rander Morais I vote for @Rander_Morais for a Shorty Award in #science because he's very good enginear
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Gus Outdoors

Gus Outdoors

Gus is a 7 year old naturalist that is working on a nature show called Gus Outdoors where kids learn about the outdoors one adventure at a time.
Sylvia Golisano
Sylvia Golisano I nominate @GusOutdoors for a Shorty Award in #science because he reminds us to experience the world through our kids' eyes.
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donttrythid
Casey Horn
Casey Horn I nominate @donttrythid for a Shorty Award in #science because he's awesome at playing a scientist on TV.
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Jason Rantz

Jason Rantz

Executive Producer of the Phil Hendrie Show, Proud Republican and Grandmaster Jew.
Rube
Rube I nominate @JasonRantz for a Shorty Award in #science because he takes Ambien in experimental doses @philhendrieshow
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1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in humor

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Hexxeh

Hexxeh

Web developer, hacker and caffeine-lover.
Gavin Bradshaw
Gavin Bradshaw damn right! RT @Hexxeh: I nominate @donttrythis for Shorty Award in #science he kicks ass in Mythbusters. 'nuff said.
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1 vote in science