Image by John Fowler



I won the bronze prize in the magazine feature category of the EXCEL Awards from the Association Media & Publishing in 2020 for my story The Unsolved Mystery of the Earth Blobs, Eos, 27 February 2018

Select Syndications

Could Wildfire Ash Feed the Ocean’s Tiniest Life-Forms?, Smithsonian, 4 March 2020

Wildfires Can Form Monstrous Pyrocumulonimbus Clouds, How Stuff Works, 4 February 2020

Climate Change Is Coming for Our Fish Dinners, Maine Public Broadcasting Network, 21 September 2019

Five Culinary Winners And Losers Of Climate Change, Jacksonville, FL WJCT, 19 April 2021

The Herky-Jerky Weirdness of Earth’s Magnetic Field, The Wire News India, 21 January 2021

Top Reads at Eos

Aerosol Scientists Try to Clear the Air About COVID-19 Transmission, Eos, 31 March 2021

The Seismic Hush of the Coronavirus, Eos, 23 July 2020

The Ticking Time Bomb of Arctic Permafrost, Eos, 24 June 2020


Power Outages, PG&E, and Science’s Flickering Future, Eos, 29 January 2020

Five Environmental Consequences of Australia’s Fires, Eos, 13 January 2020

We Have Broken Nature into More Than 990,000 Little Pieces, Eos, 5 November 2019​


The Herky-Jerky Weirdness of Earth’s Magnetic Field, Eos, 21 December 2020

Earth’s Core Is in the Hot Seat, Eos, 24 June 2020

How to Launch a Satellite During a BlackoutEos, 29 January 2020


No Mask? You May Not Worry About Climate Change, Either, Eos, 14 May 2020

What It’s Like to Social Distance at Sea, Eos, 12 May 2020

The Coronavirus Hurts Some of Science’s Most Vulnerable, Eos, 29 April 2020

During a Pandemic, Is Oceangoing Research Safe?, Eos, 1 April 2020


First U.S. Airline Goes Carbon Neutral, Eos, 9 January 2020

How Financial Markets Can Grow More Climate Savvy, Eos,  22 April 2020

Fossil Fuels Less Efficient Than Earlier Estimates, Eos, 26 July 2019

Sand from Greenland’s Melting Ice Sheet Could Bring in Business, Eos, 21 March 2019

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Racist Slurs in Place-Names Have to Go, Say Geoscientists, Eos, 19 March 2021

Network Connects Indigenous Knowledges in the Arctic and U.S. Southwest, Eos, 13 January 2021

Shining a Spotlight on LGBTQ+ Visibility in STEM, Eos, 3 July 2019

Women in Oceanography Still Navigate Rough Seas, Eos, 6 June 2019


“Now Is the Time” for Green Recovery, Scientists Say, Eos, 2020

Young Voters Express Frustration and Hope at MSNBC’s Climate Forum, Eos, 20 September 2019

Scientists Praise Urgency, Aggressive Plans in Climate Town Hall, Eos, 5 September 2019

Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration’s Emissions Rollbacks, Eos, 14 August 2019