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

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

Corn-based diet turns hamsters into cannibals

Scientists have created metallic hydrogen. Here's how it could change the world

Tomatoes tasted much better 100 years ago. Can their flavor be restored?

'Smart glasses' automatically focus on whatever wearer is looking at

1 in 5 people may be able to hear flashes of light

Physicists may have just manipulated 'pure nothingness'

Scientists finally explain mysterious 'fairy circles' found in Namibia

Galaxies are being killed throughout the universe. What's killing them?