Articles by Samantha Larson
Samantha Larson is a science nerd, adventure enthusiast, and former Grist fellow. Follow her on Twitter.
Open Tree Map is a new database of Seattle's urban forest. Tree-hugging just got so much easier.
The overuse of road salt this winter might eventually mess up freshwater ecosystems. Thanks again, polar vortex.
Using groundwater instead of Russian River water would be akin to brewing with Alka-Seltzer, says the head brewer at Lagunitas.
In an age of global warming and mass extinction, the fight to save the whales seems quaint. But the whales are still in trouble -- and one scientist thinks she’s found a way to save them.