Noel Kirkpatrick



Science, Environment, Nature


Georgia State University, Young Harris College


Noel Kirkpatrick is an editor and writer based in Tacoma, Washington. He covers many topics including science and the environment.



For more than a decade, Kirkpatrick has been writing and editing stories about the environment, science, lifestyle, and pop culture. He contributed to MNN (now part of Treehugger) for nine years. Much of his work centered around new studies and discoveries, as well as intriguing videos involving animals and nature. Kirkpatrick was also a contributing writer for and where he reviewed television episodes.



Kirkpatrick is a graduate of Georgia State University with a Bachelor of Arts in film and video and a minor in journalism. He also has an Associate of Arts degree in political science from Young Harris College in Georgia.


Treehugger and Dotdash

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