Rachel Hellman

Journalist & Writer


US News & World Report

Charting a Roadmap to Cleaner Air

The Guardian

A midwestern town moved uphill to survive the elements. Can others do the same?


Why Walmart’s quest to be a regenerative farming pioneer is falling short

The River

Massive Development in Saugerties Raises Concern Among Locals

The Boston Globe

How the forests in New England are connected to forests everywhere

The River

What the Right to Clean Air and Water Will Mean for New Yorkers

US News & World Report

U.S. Lags in Latest Climate Protection Rankings

The River

How an Ad Hoc Climate Coalition Is Working to Thwart a Power Plant in Newburgh


The Adventurous Life of a Professional Mushroom Hunter

Fresh Magazine

Salami and Eggs

Belt Magazine

A City Upon A Hill

The Boston Globe

Notes from underground


Eating at the Forest Edge in Nepal

The Discoverer Blog

This Packing Cube Got Me Through a Four Month Backpacking Adventure


Learning Hebrew to Sing

Get in touch at rachelhellman@wustl.edu