Katherine (Kat) Bagley is the managing editor for Yale Environment 360, an online magazine offering opinion, analysis, reporting, and debate on global environmental issues. She was previously a reporter for InsideClimate News covering the intersection of environmental science, politics and policy, with an emphasis on climate change. She is co-author of the book "Bloomberg's Hidden Legacy: Climate Change and the Future of New York City," published by InsideClimate News in November 2013 and winner of the Deadline Club's Award for Reporting by Independent Digital Media. Her writing has also been included in the anthologyBest American Science and Nature Writing.
Kat also works as a freelance journalist and editor. Her print and multimedia work has appeared in publications such as Popular Science, Audubon, OnEarth, Scholastic's Science World and The Scientist, among other news outlets. She teaches science journalism to undergraduates at Barnard University and is an avid traveler. Katherine holds master's degrees in journalism and earth and environmental sciences from Columbia University. She received her bachelor's degree from St. Lawrence University. She currently lives in the New Haven area of Connecticut with her husband and two children.