Melissa Breyer

Melissa Breyer

Melissa Breye is the co-author of True Food (National Geographic, 2009), Build Your Running Body (The Experiment, 2014), Extreme Weather Survival Guide (National Geographic, 2014) and a contributing photo editor for Black and White Street (Solaris Studio, 2014). Her work has appeared across the web and in regional and international books and periodicals, including The New York Times Magazine. She currently lives in Brooklyn, NY.

Melissa's most recent content

Can you name these fruits by their seeds?

Are you a recycling master?

23 surprising foods you can freeze and how to do it

Are there really 50 Eskimo words for snow?

18 commonly confused foods

'Dr. Oz' is wrong more than half the time, study finds

7 reasons you shouldn't take other people's medicine

10 foods you should never, ever eat

15 things you didn't know about reindeer

59 ways to live a longer life

Mediterranean diet could add years to your life

How the planets got their names