Carl Zimmer Profile Banner
Carl Zimmer Profile
Carl Zimmer

@carlzimmer

Followers
299,940
Following
1,878
Media
1,689
Statuses
62,164

@nytimes columnist. Author: Life's Edge: The Search for What It Means To Be Alive https://t.co/0FzHJqB1kZ

Connecticut
Joined March 2008
Don't wanna be here? Send us removal request.
Pinned Tweet
@carlzimmer
Carl Zimmer
19 days ago
Thanks to @nytimesbooks for the honor of the cover review this weekend for "Life's Edge"! https://t.co/3eVf9WeSRo https://t.co/X3p079XbsB
Tweet media one
10
10
100
Carl Zimmer Retweeted
@Garrett_Archer
The AZ - abc15 - Data Guru
an hour ago
Navajo Nation has the second highest fully vaccinated rate in the world behind Israel. Approximately 53% of tribal residents are reported to be fully vaccinated. Snapshot of @nytimes data. NN data from https://t.co/0zFriX7Z8k https://t.co/Bp8SmgfnRC
Tweet media one
6
99
458
Carl Zimmer Retweeted
@BadCOVID19Takes
Bad COVID-19 Takes
an hour ago
Tweet media one
Tweet media two
19
174
819
Carl Zimmer Retweeted
@NYTStyles
NYT Styles 💖
4 hours ago
Women are getting vaccinated at a far higher rate — about 10 percentage points — than men. https://t.co/DmspITRXLl
28
72
185
Carl Zimmer Retweeted
@EricTopol
Eric Topol
6 hours ago
The marked success of the @NBA bubble vs covid. Only 1% tested positive of 3,648 individuals; low viral loads, 92% had antibodies, no secondary attacks https://t.co/7tsXrCduff @JAMAInternalMed by @cdefilippomack and colleagues https://t.co/viEaPAi27K
Tweet media one
3
38
120
Carl Zimmer Retweeted
@BQuilty
Billy Quilty
9 hours ago
Inspired by @eliaskrainski's vaccine uptake pyramid for Brazil, here's one for England: https://t.co/TOBNnI5i3d https://t.co/WLnOHHl6BT
Tweet media one
@eliaskrainski
Elias T Krainski
2 days ago
Piramide etaria Brasileira (estimada a partir de microdados da PNADC de Abril de 2020) e número de vacinados com 1a dose até ontem. https://t.co/bFKHZ4nxzk
Tweet media one
15
84
309
@carlzimmer
Carl Zimmer
7 hours ago
"The legislation, approved 216 to 208, would establish a 51st state called Washington, Douglass Commonwealth — named in honor of Frederick Douglass, the Black emancipation and civil rights leader.” https://t.co/HTeI0ALrsx
1
4
10
@carlzimmer
Carl Zimmer
9 hours ago
A good direction: over the past week, the 7-day average in the US slid 12%, from 71,501 new Covid-19 cases a day to 62,956. https://t.co/e5GY9QmQYo https://t.co/jSMMDXygJU
Tweet media one
2
8
39
Carl Zimmer Retweeted
@collinskeith
Keith Collins
10 hours ago
New: The 2020-21 flu season basically didn't happen. In normal times, there would have been about 200,000 recorded flu cases in the last six months. There have been about 2,000: https://t.co/RbVs14eS0T
17
262
2K
Carl Zimmer Retweeted
@TracyJan
Tracy Jan
13 hours ago
SCOOP with ⁦⁦@Reinlwapo⁩: Trump administration put up bureaucratic obstacles that delayed $20 billion in relief to Puerto Rico after 2017 hurricanes — then obstructed investigation into hold-up, says IG report obtained by ⁦@washingtonposthttps://t.co/C7eSAZVhhZ
14
133
170
Carl Zimmer Retweeted
@LFFriedman
Lisa Friedman
13 hours ago
Biden to announce the US will cut emission 50-52% below 2005 levels this decade. The United States is not waiting, the costs of delay are too great, and our nation is resolved to act now,” the White House said. https://t.co/8Ir31eWniu
9
60
219
Carl Zimmer Retweeted
@StanfordMed
Stanford Medicine
a day ago
Stanford Medicine strongly supports the use of face masks to control the spread of COVID-19. https://t.co/DiY3sWezCN
Tweet media one
468
2K
5K
Carl Zimmer Retweeted
@atrupar
Aaron Rupar
a day ago
"Ok, I get the idea. I get the idea" -- Stacey Abrams gave Sen. John Kennedy waaaaay more than he bargained for when he asked her to list off provisions of the Georgia voter suppression bill she objects to https://t.co/PP7s7ZltMS
3K
9K
57K