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

Astronomers may have found a new way to detect alien planets

Genetic mutation may prevent local anesthesia from working on some people

2 stars could collide and light up the night sky in 2022

Scientists decipher pepper's incredible anti-cancer properties

Why chickens deserve more respect

Fire, not ice, may have sunk the Titanic

This is what the first houses on Mars will probably look like

2 merging galaxies discovered that act like a huge, cosmic laser

The world's highest bridge is beautiful (just don't look down)

Border security may soon be staffed by lie-detecting robots

This star is planning a visit to our solar system

Massive river of molten iron found flowing in Earth's core