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Kristen French
Kristen French graduated in May with a master of arts in science journalism from Columbia University. She has previously written for a number of publications in New York City and Santiago, Chile, including New York magazine, Guernica magazine and TheStreet.com. Prior to enrolling at Columbia, she was features editor of a business publication called Rep. magazine, found online at wealthmanagement.com.
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Stories by Kristen French
January 6, 2014
Stretching across eight states, the Ogallala aquifer is the lifeblood of agriculture on the Great Plains. But can it survive a future of drought, pollution, and pipelines?
November 5, 2013
Ahmedabad, India, has created a model plan to protect residents from heat-related illness and death.
October 22, 2013
How a 19-year-old's design for a floating recycling bin could help turn the ocean cleanup tide.
September 4, 2013
Tourists in smog-ravaged Hong Kong have been flocking to a pollution-free Potemkin skyline for their photo ops.
August 7, 2013
Environmentalist Maria Vorontsova explains how President Vladimir Putin is making hash of his country’s environment.
July 5, 2013
Four #greenreads to savor while waiting 15 minutes before swimming.
June 17, 2013
Four #greenreads to enjoy over beers with dear ol' dad.
June 7, 2013
Five #greenreads that don't end like the "Red Wedding" in Game of Thrones -- we promise.