Staff & Advisory Group
Founder, Editor-in-Chief, Anthropocene Magazine
Dame Frances Cairncross
Former Rector of Exeter College, Oxford University. Prior to her decade at Oxford, she was a journalist, spending 13 years on The Guardian as an economic columnist and 20 years at The Economist magazine as a senior editor.
Future Earth Engagement Committee member, Executive Director of Internews’ Earth Journalism Network
Founder, Future Earth Global Hub Director, Colorado
Science Curator for TED, former Environment & Energy Editor at Scientific American, author of “The Unnatural World” published by Simon and Schuster, and PBS documentary host
Denise Young is Head of Communications at the International Council for Science. She has worked as a press officer at UNESCO’s World Heritage Centre, and as a journalist with Reuters.
Digital and Engagement Editor, Future Earth and Anthropocene Magazine
Strategic adviser for environmental and science journalism at the National Geographic Society. Previously, he spent more than 30 years covering climate change and other sustainability challenges, mostly for the New York Times.
Founder, Future Earth Media Lab Director, Director of international media and strategy at the Stockholm Resilience Centre
Prachi Patel is a Pittsburgh-based freelance journalist who writes about energy, materials science, nanotechnology, biotechnology, and computing. Writes for Scientific American, IEEE Spectrum, Chemical & Engineering News, and MRS Bulletin. Find her at www.lekh.org.
Emma Bryce is a journalist based in London. As well as Anthropocene, her work has appeared in The Guardian, Wired Magazine UK, Audubon Magazine, The New York Times, Ensia, and Yale e360.
Sarah DeWeerdt is a Seattle-based freelance science journalist specializing in biology, medicine, and the environment. In addition to Anthropocene, her work has appeared in Nature, Newsweek, Nautilus, Spectrum, and many other publications. Find her on Twitter at @DeWeerdt_Sarah.