Russell McLendon

Russell McLendon
Russell is science editor for Mother Nature Network. He writes MNN's Translating Uncle Sam features, works on infographics and other special projects, and blogs for the Earth Matters channel.

Russell's most recent content

See a sea turtle's view of the Great Barrier Reef

If you like spicy mustard, thank a caterpillar

Watch a raccoon teach her cub to climb a tree

Rats dream about their future, study suggests

New firefly species discovered in California

6 things to know about Earth's 6th mass extinction

Watch a thunderstorm's life flash before your eyes

Pope Francis takes climate debate to a new level

Raccoon hops onto alligator's back in Florida

U.S. grants new protections for captive chimpanzees

Watch a mountain hare run through an avalanche

Wild animals fascinated by mirror left in jungle