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

Modern humans may have smoked 'hobbits' out of their caves and into extinction

100-million-year-old bird wings found perfectly preserved in amber

New research suggests humans may have a magnetic sixth sense

Ancient Earth had more than 2 magnetic poles

This beautiful equation might be one of the keys to understanding nature

Massive black holes could be far more numerous than previously thought

Fermi paradox solved? Aliens won't contact us for 1,500 more years, says student

Earth has captured a second moon, says NASA

Cats comprehend some of the laws of physics, say researchers

Twisty molecules with 'handedness' that are essential to life found in deep space

Hairy Houdinis: 11 animal escape artists

Bacteria can be turned into living hard drives