Writing Samples

Selected writing samples

Selected Writing Samples

News

 Researchers may have an antidote for the deadliest jellyfish sting on Earth. April 30, 2019. Science Magazine.

Cannibalism is more common than thought in gray seals. April 24,2019. National Geographic.

Abiotic amino acid found in subseafloor rocks. March 20, 2019. EARTH Magazine.

Easter Island inhabitants drank brackish water to survive. February 20, 2019. EARTH Magazine.

Head-Banging gopher tortoise shows why the species matters. April 20, 2018. National Geographic. includes original video footage*

One Ocean, Many Killer Whales. March 1, 2017. Hakai Magazine.

Features

Piecing together the big picture of coral reef health. March 4, 2019. EARTH Magazine.

Eyes in the sea: Swarms of floating robots observe the oceans. January 2, 2019. EARTH Magazine.

Life-saving diplomacy: The Volcano Disaster Assistance Program at thirty. December 18, 2016. EARTH Magazine.

QandA Interviews

Down to Earth with: Geologist Robert Brinkmann. November 8, 2018. EARTH Magazine.

Down to Earth with: Highway Paleontologist Shane Tucker. July 27, 2018. EARTH Magazine.

Down to Earth with: Biochemist Stephen MacAvoy. May 26, 2017. EARTH Magazine.

Down to Earth with: Paleobiologist Gregory Erickson. September 22, 2017. EARTH Magazine.

Down to Earth with: Cave microbiologist Hazel Barton. August 4, 2017. EARTH Magazine.

Down to Earth with: Underwater cave explorer Jill Heinerth. December 2, 2016. EARTH Magazine.

Down to Earth with: Volcanologist Kayla Iacovino. October 28, 2016. EARTH Magazine.