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

5 handy airport animal helpers

9 of North America's most fascinating kettle lakes

9 porridges from around the world

An unlikely trip to India turned a tearoom owner into a hero for orphans

The truth about lying

10 of the world's most laid-back dog breeds

9 professions that should be extinct but aren't

What's the difference between a centipede and a millipede?

Finding a purpose through unlikely heroes

7 things you should know about donating your body to science

Help real trees while playing this game

The secret language of cryptophasia