Secret Science Geek is a blog by a team of writers who share a love of science, a curiosity about the natural world, and a distaste for gobbledygook.
Lisa Lavelle Burke traded in her law practice to play in the dirt. The former Patton Boggs partner is now a garden writer, photographer, and DC Master Gardener. She is also the coordinator of a public school outdoor education program, which integrates the natural campus and gardens into the elementary curriculum for science, math, history, social/cultural studies, and language arts. She writes about teachable moments in the living laboratory on her blog Eat, Grow, Learn. Twitter: @LL_Burke
Catherine M. Cooney’s articles have appeared in Environmental Health Perspectives, Chemical & Engineering News, Science News for Kids, Global Waters, and elsewhere. She was the news editor and a staff reporter for the journal Environmental Science & Technology for 13 years, and now writes about sustainable development in Africa for the World Bank. Her other areas of interest include climate change, energy, and government policy. Catherine lives in Washington, D.C. Twitter: @CooneyCatherine