Bryan Nelson

Bryan Nelson

Bryan Nelson has been making up for lost time since finishing his graduate degree in Philosophy by traveling and working to change the world. He has worked with groups like The Sierra Club, Environment America & U.S. PIRG, and Environment Oregon & OSPIRG on local and national political campaigns. His environmental journalism can be found throughout the web, which also includes regular contributions to sites like and Between adventure and activism, he currently can be found doing freelance writing from his home in Arizona.

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We know more about how the victims of Vesuvius died — and it's grim

Scientists accidentally discover new type of immune cell that kills most cancers

The oceans are warming so fast, it's like 5 atomic bombs exploding every second

Mysterious blind 'ghost fish' reveals Congo to be the deepest river in the world

Gold bar found in Mexico City park was an Aztec treasure looted by conquistadors

Everything we thought we knew about dark energy might be wrong

World's largest flower bloom found in remote Indonesian jungle

We finally solved the mystery of why this 'boring' bird has such colorful chicks

Could ancient stone circles have been conduits for lightning strikes?

Have researchers solved Newton's three-body problem?

Magnetic north shifting by 30 miles a year, might signal pole reversal

Hermit crabs are dying by the millions after swapping their shells for plastic