Bryan Nelson

Bryan Nelson

Bryan Nelson has been making up for lost time since finishing his graduate degree in Philosophy by traveling and working to change the world. He has worked with groups like The Sierra Club, Environment America & U.S. PIRG, and Environment Oregon & OSPIRG on local and national political campaigns. His environmental journalism can be found throughout the web, which also includes regular contributions to sites like and Between adventure and activism, he currently can be found doing freelance writing from his home in Portland, Oregon.

Bryan's most recent content

Rare rodent is the first tree-climbing mammal known to echolocate like a bat

Scientists propose giant air conditioning system to 'refreeze' the Arctic

King Tut's tomb likely has hidden, undiscovered rooms

Astronauts claim to have seen 'luminous dancing fairies' in space. What are they?

Petri dish experiment shows the amazing powers of breast milk

Scientists invent paper that can be printed with light instead of ink

Breakthrough studies may finally explain why we sleep

The quest to solve the mystery of Antarctica's 'lost meteorites'

Scientists transform used cooking oil into material that's stronger than steel

Sparkling 'jewel ice' can only be found in one place on Earth

Lost continent discovered under the African island of Mauritius

500 million years ago, these worms had legs