Welcome to my portfolio. I solve word problems.

I am a writer and creative designer with training in environmental management and in ecology, often exploring the intersection of natural history and the human experience. I embrace elegant design, inspired wordplay, and thoughtful messaging.

I greatly appreciate the interdisciplinary nature of knowledge — science and humanities are merely different lenses to view the same world, each as important as the other. And as we continue to define humanity’s relationship with the planet, we must examine all perspectives, from the statistical to the spiritual.

For example, just ask yourself:  what do you value in Nature, and why?

“Sangre de Toro”
“Context, Perspective, and The Otter”
“Mad Men Mayflies and the Ephemeroptera Ministry of War”
“The Cure for the (Science) Writer’s Block”

“Astronaut Scott Carpenter: ‘Honor your curiosity'”
“Community Supported Ingenuity”

“This Is the Warty Frogfish I Want You to Meet!”
“Social Media: A Virtual ‘School of Athens’ for Researchers”
“Atlantic Mackerel”

When you’re done looking around here, head over to Better Know a Fish to explore more of my work. Or contact me with your creative questions and opportunities.

Thank you for stopping by.

Ben Young Landis