Gayathri Vaidyanathan

Gayathri Vaidyanathan is a staff reporter with ClimateWire. She was given the 2014 Society of Professional Journalists Dateline Award for feature writing. In 2012, she received the Evert Clark/Seth Payne Award given to the best science journalist under 30. Her favorite reporting trips have included backpacking through Turkey, reporting on chimpanzees in Liberian rainforests, visiting underground coal mines in India, and following the Mekong River down its winding course to the South China Sea.