Mary Jo DiLonardo

Mary Jo DiLonardo
Mary Jo DiLonardo is a senior writer and editor at MNN. She has covered health, education, parenting, pets and more for media outlets such as WebMD and Atlanta magazine, and has contributed to, Ladies Home Journal, Parents and Family Fun magazines. She wrote a family travel book for Random House and worked on several national radio shows.

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13 of the most heartwarming pet stories of the decade

14 facts about the oddball kakapo

Is fasting good for you?

Why you need to limit artificial light at night

World's oldest fossil forest discovered in New York

Homeless find refuge in a retrofitted bus

Why do these chimps like to throw rocks at trees?

Is campylobacter contagious?

7 gift hacks to help you through the holidays

Why dogs love the cold and playing in the snow

12-year-old celebrates best birthday ever by volunteering with friends at the local shelter

We can't stop talking about porch pirates