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

Oldest fossils ever found reveal glimpse of Earth's earliest organisms

All the world's songbirds come from Australia

Tasmanian devils are evolving to resist cancer

Monster slugs are attacking birds in Europe

Scientists discover a galaxy made almost entirely of dark matter

Scientists develop a calculator made from DNA

Rare aquatic cats that fish with their paws are on the brink of extinction

Extinct smallpox virus could be resurrected by global warming

Scientists have created an entirely new form of life in the lab

Scientists want to put seaweed in your burgers to make them more nutritious

New species of strange dolphin once lived in Alaskan rivers

Earth-like planet found around our nearest neighbor star