The #Science Shorty Award

As New York Times writer Mary Ann Giordano recently said, “to put it in 140 characters or less, social media and science found each other in 2012.” Here’s to the visionaries, proving the facts of the universe like the earth revolving around the sun, the process of evolution, and if the sky is really falling. Through tweets, Facebook posts, videos, blogs, and Instagram photos, these people have gained fame through their scientific discoveries. Nominate your favorite for #Science.

Science Shorty Award Leaders

See the winners of the 5th Annual Shorty Awards →

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National Geographic

National Geographic

Since 1888, we've traveled the Earth, sharing its amazing stories with new generations.Official Twitter account of National Geographic.

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Scientific American

Scientific American

Scientific American, more than 165 years of science news. Feed hosted by @robinlloyd99 and the machine.

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Lost in a Castle

Lost in a Castle

Spent over 15 years in the US Navy, saw a little of the world, only to land back in the town where I was born and raised...

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Lydia Lucy

Lydia Lucy

I'm 19. I'm a singer, dancer & actress. Love my music. Follow me :) #Believe&Achieve Facebook- Lydia Lucy Jane White http://www.youtube.com/user/MsLydiaLucy

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MythBusters Official

MythBusters Official

Official Twitter for the hit series MYTHBUSTERS. (All dates/times are for U.S. airings).

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Catherine & Magali

Catherine & Magali

Sexy beast Beau Brooks is our 69th follower. Be jealous. Biatch! hola t'es chelou bitch

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laura payne

laura payne

five erections

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Nigel Cameron

Nigel Cameron

Strategic Adviser | Futurist | Decision-making for Tomorrow FutureofBiz.org | c-pet.org |

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Drake Bell

Drake Bell

Peak Performance is Meditation in Motion

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Glenn Strout

Glenn Strout

6th grade science teacher at Ashland Middle School. Content uploaded here or to Instagram is not to be reproduced without my permission.

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Steve Spangler

Steve Spangler

Teacher, author, toy inventor, TV science guy who is constantly looking for ways to make learning science fun.

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NASA Social

NASA Social

We're the @NASA Social Media Team. Follow us to learn about ways to get connected and collaborate with NASA.

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Godless Spellchecker

Godless Spellchecker

Non Divine Spelling Intervention. It's atheist/atheism. Not Athiest/Athiesm

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Ricky Gervais

Ricky Gervais

Writer, director, actor, producer, bare knuckle boxer, Creator of The Office, Extras, Flanimals, Derek, and co-founder of JustSayin - http://t.co/lA4wFsCH