Melissa Breyer

Melissa Breyer

Melissa Breyer 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

20 things you didn't know about zebras

8 things to know about the winter solstice

10 Christmas traditions we don't have in the U.S.

What a glass of wine a day does to your body

8 health benefits of sweet potatoes

14 luminaries whose work was initially rejected

Kleptoparasites: 8 animals that steal from others

15 sly ways supermarkets make you buy more

How the rest of the world celebrates Halloween

13 odd facts about Edgar Allan Poe

How much do you know about herbal remedies?

The truth about fish oil