Last November, we shared a “Ten to Follow” list of people on Twitter who use 140 characters to communicate in compelling ways. Building on that list, we’ve compiled another ten accounts worth following for news, humor and perspective.
1. Modern Farmer – @ModFarm
Modern Farmer is a quarterly magazine and daily website for people who care about where their food comes from.
2. Rachel Sklar – @RachelSklar
Rachel is a writer and social entrepreneur who founded Change The Ratio, which increases visibility and opportunity for women in tech and new media. She also founded TheLi.st, a network and media platform for awesome women.
3. Cole Escola – @ColeEscola
Smart sass from this talented New York City actor and comedian.
4. Oliver Strand – @OliverStrand
Oliver is known for dispatches on coffee, buildings and food for The New York Times, Bon Appétit and Vogue.
5. Karl the Fog – @KarlTheFog
Yes, San Francisco’s famous fog has a Twitter account.
6. National Geographic – @NatGeo
Daily reminders that we live on planet Earth.
7. Annalee Newitz – @Annaleen
Annalee writes about science, pop culture, and the future. She’s the editor in chief of io9, a publication that covers science and science fiction.
8. Bored Elon Musk – @BoredElonMusk
This parody account offers thoughts and inventions from Elon “in his downtime.”
9. Samin Nosrat – @CiaoSamin
Samin is a food writer, cook and educator whose work has been shaped by Michael Pollan and Alice Waters.
10. KQED Science – @KQEDScience
Award-winning science and environment coverage from KQED, the San Francisco Bay Area’s NPR station.