Catie Leary

Catie Leary

As photo editor for MNN, Catie Leary writes and edits visual features for the photo blog. She enjoys writing about science, travel, animals and the arts.

She is also a freelance photographer who loves cats, science fiction, hiking and crafting.

Catie's most recent content

You know you want to take a dip in these crystal-clear waters

Why these old-growth forests shouldn't be on the chopping block

The ethics of cuteness: A closer look at 12 trendy cat mutations

These strange baby animals redefine cuteness

His art isn't done until he lights it on fire

5 ancient civilizations that were destroyed by climate change

Have you thanked nature today? Video soars through American West

'Slothlove' captures the endearing charm of orphaned baby sloths

6 of the most clever home aquariums

Pop-up books aren't just for kids

Icons of senior street style exude joie de vivre

Zen out to the gorgeous kinetics of kung fu