Rory Arnold is the Editor of Earth.com and contributes a wide variety of content for the site. He graduated from New York University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Media, Culture, & Communication. He loves dogs and giraffes.
Connor Ertz lives in Boston and works as the Marketing Writer for Boston Children’s Hospital’s Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Center. He holds degrees in Biology and Chemistry from Gettysburg College, and has been writing for science and news outlets for the last three years.
Ever since I was very young exploring the woods behind my house I have been fascinated with nature. I love writing for Earth.com because I stay informed on the biggest environmental issues and I get to play a small role in keeping others informed. I am currently studying human services at East Tennessee State University, and previously studied media communications and cyber security.
Zach Fitzner studied biology in college. His love for animals, the outdoors and adventure has taken him all over the world as a volunteer, traveler and biology technician. Originally from Colorado, Zach is often found outdoors travelling or working as a fossil preparator. He has written for numerous environmental sites and contributes original content for Earth.com.
Richard Pallardy is a freelance writer based out of Chicago. He was an editor for Encyclopedia Britannica for eight years. His work has been published in Areo Magazine and in National Geographic Learning books, among other outlets.