Erica Gies covers energy, water, climate policy, green business, green building and urban planning, waste of many kinds, ecosystem biology, and more. She’s been on the science and environment beat for more than 14 years, following a master’s degree in literature, with a focus in eco-critcism.


Scientific American

Scientific American was founded in 1845. Based in New York City, it covers science, technology, and policy and has a worldwide audience of more than 5 million people.

The New York Times

Founded in 1851, The New York Times is the largest newspaper in the United States and is regarded as the national paper of record.

The Economist

Based in London, The Economist has covered international news, politics, business, finance, science and technology since 1843.

Yale Environment 360

Published by Yale University and its School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, Yale Environment 360 offers reporting, analysis, and debate on global environmental issues.