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

What is 'Planet Nine'?

Hairy Houdinis: 12 animal escape artists

Egocentric people also have trouble with self-control

Hybrid of extinct aurochs and ice age bison discovered in cave paintings

Quantum artificial intelligence could lead to super-smart machines

10 places to appreciate before they vanish

There are 10 times more galaxies in the universe than previously thought

Mice sing in secret ultrasonic frequencies to their mates

Silkworms fed carbon nanotubes produce super-silk that conducts electricity

Desert farm grows 180,000 tomato plants using only sun and seawater

Nearest Earth-like exoplanet might be an ocean world

Weird orange crocodiles live in caves and hunt bats and crickets