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

If your friends are talking about UFOs, you're more likely to spot one

7 reasons why friendships matter

Why memory isn't reality (and how to use that to your advantage)

How a third-grader sowed a food movement

You can thank goats for your caffeine habit

Meet the 'King of Sting,' Justin Schmidt

10 Celtic gardens to inspire your moment of zen

10 new islands formed in the last 20 years

Everything you ever wanted to know about tumbleweeds

11 surprising artisanal careers that are taking off

8 shipwrecks that could sink the environment

5 handy airport animal helpers