I cover the intersection of climate change and politics, business, food, science, energy, and culture.

2017 Fellow of the International Reporting Project in Nigeria.

2016-17 Fulbright-National Geographic Storytelling Fellow in Kenya, Uganda, and Nigeria.

Formerly on staff of Mother Jones. Bylines in The New York TimesNational GeographicNational Public Radio, The Washington Post, Bloomberg Businessweek, The EconomistThe Atlantic, The GuardianSlate, IRINWired, Huffington Post, Nautilus, GristAudubonSierraand elsewhere. I hail from Tucson, Ariz., and currently live in Accra, Ghana. 

Contact: tim.m.mcdonnell@gmail.com