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

Bumblebees can be optimistic, study finds

Carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere just reached a major milestone

How cats took over the world

7 new telescopes that will change the way we see space

Reef fish sing a 'dawn chorus' like songbirds

Grow food, not grass, to fight climate change

News flash: 200-mile lightning sets world record

7 reasons why Arctic sea ice matters

Study finds deep links across languages

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

Earth gets a surge of new ocean sanctuaries

Threatened loggerhead sea turtles are nesting in record numbers