What’s in the lotions, soaps, and shampoo I use every day? Are all those things bad for me? Turns out maybe so.
Join me while I take you through A Day in the Life of a Nic Schooler. Every day brings its own exciting experiences, but this day was jam-packed with cool stuff.
My first attempt at birding gave me a fresh look at a familiar forest and a new appreciation for the beauty of this complex ecosystem.
How do we get people to care about climate change? Maybe we need to throw away the graphs and start telling stories.
In which I write a shameless plug for the best environmental literary magazine around.
As leaf season comes to a close in the southern Appalachians, I ponder the environmental impact of ecotourism along the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway and what it means for conservation.
Last weekend I attended Science Writers 2014, the annual joint meeting of the National Association of Science Writers and the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing in Columbus, Ohio. Here’s what I learned at the conference and why science communication is important for everyone.