Excellent blog by Mary Caperton Morton, a freelance science and travel writer with degrees in biology and geology and a master’s in science writing. A regular contributor to EARTH magazine, her favorite beat is the Travels in Geology column. She has also written for the anthologies Best Women’s Travel Writing 2010 and Best Travel Writing 2011.
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