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

Rescued rhino and hippo calves become BFFs

How not to be a 'garbage person' while camping

10 quirky-themed, must-visit cafes in Japan

How to identify 10 common butterfly species

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