Stephanie Castellano

Stephanie Castellano is a freelance writer based in Alexandria, Virginia. She mostly writes about quirky historical topics but also keeps an eye out for stories about creative solutions to thorny problems.

A Wandering Conservationist's Quest to Protect the World's Soil

4 min read

Criss-crossing the globe, one man has secured pledges from 74 countries to preserve their soil through more sustainable farming.

Your Yard Could Be a Wildlife Sanctuary

5 min read

Lawns are America's biggest irrigated crop. Converting some of them into natural habitats could do wonders for Earth's biodiversity.

Water-Guzzling Yards Are Getting a Celebrity Makeover

5 min read

A new reality series is using the HGTV method to tackle Florida’s water supply issues.

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