About April Reese
April Reese is an associate editor at Discover, where she edits features as well as the magazine’s earth and environmental sciences column, Notes from Earth. Her freelance work has appeared in many publications, including the Christian Science Monitor, Atlantic.com, Smithsonian.com. and High Country News. She holds a master’s degree in Environmental Studies from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and serves on the board of Scrubland Films, a nonprofit documentary film production company based in Santa Fe, New Mexico.