Michael D. Lemonick

Michael D. Lemonick

Senior Writer at Climate Central
Michael D. Lemonick

Michael D. Lemonick is a senior writer at Climate Central, a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating nonpartisan science-based journalism about climate. Prior to joining Climate Central, he spent nearly 21 years at TIME Magazine, where he wrote more than 50 cover stories on topics ranging from climate change to genomics to astrophysics before stepping down as a Senior Science Writer in early 2007. Has also written five popular books on astronomy; his latest, Mirror Earth, is on the search for Earthlike exoplanets. He has also written for Discover, Scientific American, National Geographic, Yale E360, Newsweek and other magazines. He teaches science journalism at Princeton, and has taught at Columbia, Johns Hopkins and New York University as well. He holds an A.B. in Economics from Harvard College and an M.S. in Journalism from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.