Ted Genoways is OnEarth's editor-at-large and a six-time National Magazine Award winner as former editor-in-chief of the Virginia Quarterly Review. The recipient of a 2010 Guggenheim fellowship, he has contributed to magazines ranging from Outside to Mother Jones, and his work has appeared in the Best American Travel Writing series. He lives in Nebraska.
Stories by Ted Genoways
September 30, 2013
A one-woman show links our shared burden of climate change to our shared obsessive-consumptive disorder.
September 27, 2013
Nebraska's governor gave TransCanada, the foreign company behind the proposed tar sands oil pipeline, the power to seize property from land owners. Now some of them are fighting back in court. And their case could be the most effective legal avenue for blocking the controversial project.
August 26, 2013
After decades of neglect, residents of the Gulf Coast’s most toxic public housing complex are preparing to get out. But in a city given over to oil refineries, is anywhere really safe?
June 18, 2013
April 15, 2013
He preached sermons in a Nebraska church and performed weddings and funerals, but this Baptist minister is also a professional land agent helping pave the way for the proposed Keystone XL tar sands pipeline.
March 18, 2013
March 6, 2013
January 3, 2013
December 10, 2012
December 7, 2012
September 13, 2012
July 21, 2012
John Bolenbaugh, the oil worker who claims he was fired for blowing the whistle on a top-down cover-up that followed the 2010 spill of more than a million gallons of tar sands crude in Michigan, has made good on his vow to... read more >
July 10, 2012
Investigators blame Enbridge’s 'culture of deviance' for the worst oil spill in Midwestern history but fail to address the role of tar sands crude in escalating the danger and toxic aftermathThe rupture of an underground... read more >