Noel Kirkpatrick

Noel Kirkpatrick

Noel edits third party and freelance content for MNN. He is an advocate of standing desks, works as a freelance television critic in his spare time, and is a recovering would-have-been academic. He is a graduate of Georgia State University with a B.A. in film & video with a minor in journalism.

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New England is experiencing a squirrel boom

England's Coast Path will cover 2,800 miles of seashore

Why we're so fixated on bringing back the woolly mammoth

Your sense of direction is intrinsically linked to your sense of smell

Male gorillas that like to 'babysit' end up with more babies of their own

Having lots of books as a kid helps later in life

Used oyster shells are saving New York Harbor

WHO wants to hear the sound of silence

Watch a leafcutter bee emerge from its 'bee-rito'

What to know before you build a fence

Why we should ditch leaf blowers

How you open your car door matters to cyclists