Russell McLendon

Russell McLendon
Russell is science editor for Mother Nature Network. He writes MNN's Translating Uncle Sam features, works on infographics and other special projects, and blogs for the Earth Matters channel.

Russell's most recent content

Can ocean plastic end up in seafood?

'Pursuit' is a stunning paean to thunderstorms

Hikers film tense standoff with mountain lion

A few interesting facts about flying squirrels

The hooded grebe is a critically endangered species — and a critically acclaimed dancer

Finally, a little good news for American honeybees

How does a solar eclipse affect animals?

BatBnB is 'rebranding' bats as good tenants

3 new toad species found in Nevada — but one may already be in trouble

How to avoid a shark attack

Navy divers rescue elephant 9 miles offshore

11 amazing antics of ants