Sidney Stevens

Sidney Stevens

Sidney Stevens loves to write about the planet, healthy living and people working to make a difference. In addition to her frequent contributions to MNN, she has also written for Sierra magazine, Newsweek, Travel & Leisure,, Inspire Health, Natural Living Today and the Union of Concerned Scientists. In addition, she served as editor and writer for the eco-website GreenYour and has coauthored four books that explore, in part, the impact of environmental contaminants on the human body. She has an MA in Journalism from the University of Michigan and recently received her certification as an environmental steward from Rutgers University. Favorite pastimes include yoga, hiking, volunteering with environmental groups, reading, movies, travel and refurbishing throwaway items into useful and artistic creations.

Sidney's most recent content

12 ways to make your community healthier

10 foods and beverages that boost brainpower

Endangered West Coast oysters could thrive due to climate change

Meet Liam, Apple's 29-arm 'recyclebot'

10 female astronomers everyone should know

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8 foods you'd never guess were artificially colored

13 must-see trees around the world