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Carolyn Porco

was nominated for a Shorty Award!

Planetary scientist, Cassini imaging lead, CICLOPS director, The Day The Earth Smiled founder. WE DID IT! Opinions are my own.

carolynporco.com - 20,800 followers

Nomination in Photography

The Shorty Interview with Carolyn Porco

Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?

It's put me in touch with a great many interesting people who think & communicate interesting ideas...for free.

Why should we vote for you?

Because I care deeply about spreading the word that science is an integral & transforming feature of human culture that we should all embrace

What feature should Twitter add?

Keep Twitter from going belly-up as it often does.

How do you make your tweets unique?

I draw on my expertise in science & rational thinking to add insightful & witty commentary to my tweets

View Carolyn Porco's complete Shorty Interview

Recent Nominations

January 14, 2014

I nominate @carolynporco for a Shorty Award in #photography because she is the finest photographer in space history

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About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media. Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Foursquare and the rest of the social web. The 7th annual ceremony will be held in April 2015 in New York City and live streamed internationally.

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