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

Appalachia flattened by as much as 40 percent by mining practices

First 'tree lobsters' born in the U.S. hatch at San Diego Zoo

Bacteria discovered to have a sense of vision

Unfortunate man is first in recorded history to die from meteorite strike

Mouse caught in 155-year-old museum mousetrap

15 cute animals that could kill you

Have breeders resurrected extinct quaggas?

Eagles trained to hunt man-made drones

'Behemoth' new species of daddy longlegs discovered in Oregon mountains

Too many selfies hurt your relationship, says study

900-year-old 'holy well' discovered that still has clean, drinkable water

Loneliest planet in the cosmos found in the universe's largest solar system