Eleanor Cummins is a science journalist focusing on the urban environment, especially waste and climate resiliency.
Eleanor Cummins is a journalist focused on issues of the city, especially waste, climate resiliency, and urban design.
Though formally trained in qualitative research and the anthropology of medicine, she has spent much of her life in newsrooms. She is the producer of the podcast Tie My Tubes and runs Curie, a place for women interested in stories about science. Her work can be found in WIRED, Slate, Popular Science, Inverse, Edible Magazine, Atlas Obscura, and elsewhere.
She is currently enrolled in the graduate Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program at New York University.