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Joel Sartore

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Joel Sartore is a photographer, speaker, author, teacher, and a 20-year contributor to National Geographic magazine. His hallmarks are a sense of humor and a Midwestern work ethic.

Joel's assignments have taken him to every continent and to the world's most beautiful and challenging environments, from the High Arctic to the Antarctic.

Simply put, Joel is on a mission to document endangered species and landscapes in order to show a world worth saving.

His interest in nature started in childhood, when he learned about the very last passenger pigeon from one of his mother's...

Bonnie Rochman

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Bonnie Rochman is an award-winning journalist. "The Gene Machine" is her first book and was inspired by a cover story she wrote for Time magazine. A former health and parenting columnist for Time, she has written for publications including The New York Times Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, NBC News, Scientific American, and O, The Oprah Magazine. Her favorite assignment was covering the death beat, writing feature obituaries about cantankerous characters at The News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.) . She lives in Seattle, which serves as a base from which to explore the peaks of the Pacific Northwest with...