Elon Musk has become a figure of inspiration to many of us.
We can never doubt his skills as he has proved himself over many times starting from the inception of PayPal to saving SpaceX and leading Tesla.
He is also not unfamiliar with social media as his twitter account, having more than 22 million followers, is the platform he uses to let his fans know what to expect next!
However, Elon is very picky when it comes to the people that he follows on Twitter, the number stands at only 71! Here’s the list of people who Elon thinks are worth following!
If you know Elon Musk, even if it’s only through the internet, you will know he will, of course, be following NASA as SpaceX famously works with the space agency to launch its many wonderful missions!
It is a given that tech junkies like Elon will be most interested in updating themselves with the advancements that are happening in the world. The MIT Technology Review is a great place to start!
Elon is a keen observer of the world, or should we say worlds! The next account on the list is obviously National Geographic.
The entrepreneur is also a major supporter of cleantech. CleanTechnica is a website dedicated to providing clean energy development news all around the world.
Teslarati is a tech-based channel that follows the developments of SpaceX, Tesla and Elon in general! This may be a case of follow back, however, they also cover other game-changing tech news.
Yusaku Maezawa is a Japanese entrepreneur and art collector, and a billionaire! His online fashion retail has become Japan’s Largest online retail store. He is planning a trip to the moon with pioneers from each trade. The mission is called DearMoon
It goes without saying that Elon is betting a great deal on the future of electric vehicles (EVs). InsideEVs is a tech website that follows development in EVs.
The go-to place to educate yourself about anything in the world and Elon likes it too! The Wikipedia page also shares their latest additions on twitter so that you won’t have to miss anything!
9. BBC Comedy
If you have ever watched Elon’s one-on-one interviews, it is clear that the man loves humor. No wonder why he has followed BBC Comedy on Twitter.
10. Marc Andreessen
Marc Andreessen is one of those elite group of entrepreneurs who helped in shaping important verticals of the world. In his case, it’s the internet.
The title gives it away! It is the Twitter account that focuses on engineering and engineering samples.
12. Maye musk
No matter how big you are, hiding from your own mother never works. Maye Musk is the proud mother of Elon Musk, Kimbal Musk, and Tosca Musk. She is also a model and dietician.
13. Tosca Musk
It seems that winning runs in the Musk family, as Tosca Musk, sister of Elon Musk is an award-winning South African-Canadian filmmaker who has a soft spot for romantic movies.
14. Kimbal Musk
Kimbal Musk is the brother of Elon Musk, and he is a successful entrepreneur, philanthropist, and restaurateur.
15. Ken Levine
Ken Levine is a game developer and has quite a repertoire of great games to his name like BioShock series, Thief: The Dark Project and System Shock 2. Yes, Elon loves games!
16. Niche Gamer
Elon is also a person who like to try out indie games, and Niche Gamer is a place where the community discusses new and upcoming games, especially from new developers.
17. George Zachary
George Zachary is a pioneer in bioengineering who has his money in many emerging tech startups. He is also a genius entrepreneur.
18. Lisa Joy
Lisa Joy is the co-creator of the TV Series Westworld. The TV series is simply put futuristic. AI, robots, a villain who programs his mind to computers, you name it, the show has got it! It seems Elon loves the show too!
GeekWire is all about tech, startups, and the internet. A great place to get all the latest buzz.
20. Demis Hassabis
Demis Hassabis is the founder of DeepMind, an AI development company that is now under Alphabet, a subsidiary of Google.
21. Atlas Obscura
Get to know the different wonders of the world. The list includes destinations, natural wonders and more.
Now this Twitter account is amazing because no one knows who runs it. So the internet decided Taylor Swift might be the sole proprietor. Don’t believe us? Search “Swift On Security” in Google images, and you will know what we are talking about!
Elon loves information and where best to find almost all of it other than the world’s biggest broadcasting company.
24. Tao Lin
Tao Lin is a novelist, essayist, poet, short story writer, and artist. His works have been lauded by platforms like the New York Magazine and The Guardian to name a few.
The royal society comprises of the most prestigious scientists of the world. They regularly post about the scientists who helped shape science itself and the latest developments in the community.
Another technology related website that Elon follows on Twitter.
Malala Yousafzai is known to the world as a symbol of peace and the strong force behind women empowerment.
28. Liv Boeree
If you have ever seen Liv Boeree, you know you can’t escape her unstoppable enthusiasm and charm.
29. New Scientist
A magazine that dedicates itself to covering all the latest and trendiest in the world of science.
A Twitter account that shares the latest developments about the human mind.
31. Fermat’s Library
Fermat's Library develops software that enables annotations on academic papers. It makes them easier to understand by including explanations in the annotations.
32. Internet of Shit
IoT, AI enabled mods, or crazy garage builds, this Twitter account likes to make fun of everything tech!
The technology site that tracks all the global tech news.
34. CGP Grey
CGP Grey is a YouTuber who has been active since 2010. No one knows who he is, just that he loves to teach!
35. Bill Lee
Bill Lee can be introduced as a tech enthusiast. He has invested in many tech companies, including Elon’s own SpaceX and Tesla.
36. Rick and Morty
It’s hilarious, and it’s all about science fiction, what is there not to like?
37. XKCD Comic
Images, memes, articles and more! A funny place to hang out!
38. Curiosity Rover
Curiosity has been on Mars since 2012, snapping pictures and treading the Martian ground.
39. How Things Work
The go-to online website for getting to know how things actually work!
40. Rolling Stone
Elon is hip and puts in an effort to stay on top of the trends. Rolling Stones is just the start!
Tech, science, medicine, etc., Discover Magazine covers it all.
42. 60 Minutes
An online magazine that gives you all the international news in one place.
A core science website that gets all the latest research trends and conclusions.
The Twitter channel that loves to share everything about space and the universe.
A place where you will be informed of all the developments in science and technology.
Everybody loves a laugh, or a few minutes to clear your mind with hilarious memes. Imgur provides just that and Elon is a fan!
47. Tim Urban
It is the Twitter account from the founder of the blog Wait But Why.
48. Khan Academy
A non-profit organization started by Salman Khan that empowers education for kids in need.
49. NASA JPL
The JPL Stands for Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and this is the place where a major part of NASA’s tech emerges.
Get Twitter updates from the lab in the sky!
Another company founded by Elon Musk that specializes in digging tunnels and other construction works.
Elon’s EV company that never fails to make headlines.
Another one of Elon Musk’s company that will enable superfast underground transportation throughout cities.
The space company with promises of Mars colonization.
The holy grail for Tesla Automobile enthusiasts.
EV enthusiasts who push their tech to the limits, and share their experiences.
57. The Hacker News
The Twitter account where cybersecurity is scrutinized.
A great place to get video game news and developments.
A satirical Twitter account that depicts how Plato would react to modern news and trends.
A great place to see some of the historical photos that show human history at its worst and best.
A company that has dedicated itself to developing cutting-edge AI research.
Another gaming related website that covers everything from new releases, reviews, and walkthroughs.
The place where science takes center stage.
64. John Oliver
He is the host of HBO’s Last Week Tonight, and a creative comedian.
65. South Park
Everybody’s favorite satirical comedy cartoon that doesn’t mind going a bit to the dark side.
66. Medical Xpress
All the latest news on health, medicine, and medical care.
67. Phil Plait
The owner of the Bad Astronomy Blog and a curious mind who is fascinated with space.
A must follow Twitter account for anyone who loves to read.
69. The New Yorker
The New Yorker encapsulates a week’s news into a concise magazine complete with a touch of humor at some places.
70. The Verge
Verge is always on top of the list for many as it covers a wide variety of topics. It has something for everyone!
Tech reviews, news and announcements, Engadget has got you covered!
These are the list of people and accounts Elon Musk follows on Twitter! See any interesting profiles that align with your tastes? If so, be sure to like them to get their latest posts.
If they are good enough for Elon, they are good enough for you.