Collected Resources
Name Description Guidelines Contact
Natural History Magazine
Short explanatory written works and essays, focusing on climate change, evolution, water, environment, society and culture. Short videos
<=1000 Words
Erin Espelie
Short astronomy-related posts about recent research, life as a grad student, personal research experiences.
<=800 Words
Nathan Sanders
Short marine science-related posts about recent research, life as a grad student, field work/cruise experiences. Will publish high quality marine science related science pieces and op eds.
<=800 Words
Carrie McDonough
Short chemistry-related posts about recent research, life as a grad student, personal research experiences.
<=800 Words
Shannon Morey
Soapbox Science
Soapbox Science is a novel public outreach platform for promoting women scientists and the science they do
Blog post describing your research and your story as a woman in science. Include research pics to make it more engaging.
Nathalie Pettorelli
Intercom with STC
Intercom, STC’s monthly magazine, publishes articles about the issues and topics that are driving the conversation in the world of technical communication. It provides practical examples and applications of technical communication to promote readers’ professional development.
Email the editor, Liz Pohland, directly. Review submission process first at
Liz Pohland
Scientific American Guest Blog
The Scientific American Blog Network (@SciAmBlogs) is a forum for a diverse and independent set of voices to share news and opinions and discuss issues related to science.
must follow Scientific American guidelines. Interested authors should simply send a couple paragraphs to Curtis describing their proposed post (including any multimedia elements) and a blurb about their academic background
Curtis Brainard
Astronomy Magazine
dedicated to astronomers at every level
Must be astronomy related, will potentially be published as a guest blog.
Korey Haynes
Nature SciTable Blog
A collaborative learning space for science, publishes a blog from a diversity of voices
around 750 words, describing recent research, discoveries, and recently released papers
Gary McDowell
The People's Science
creating conversation between scientists and the public
Engaging summary of a published paper in which they are an author. Max. 500 Words. Follow the "Rules of Engagement" found here
Ensia is a magazine showcasing environmental solutions in action. Powered by the Institute on the Environment at the University of Minnesota, we connect people with ideas, information and inspiration they can use to change the world.
Go to link for guidelines on submitting articles (generally 700-750 words), Read previous articles in Ensia to get a good sense of what they are looking for. Or can also apply for the Ensia Mentor Writing Program
Todd Reubold