Tom Clynes is a photographer, writer, and speaker whose curiosity has taken him to some of the world's most remote corners. Tom covers environmental issues, energy, science and adventure travel. He has reported on Ebola outbreaks and armed conflicts in central Africa, retraced Edmund Hillary's climbs in New Zealand, learned to fly in the Australian outback, and chased the ghosts of outlaws and freedom fighters in Iceland, Jamaica and Vanuatu.
Tom is a contributing editor at National Geographic Adventure and Popular Science. In addition, Tom writes and shoots for National Geographic, Men's Journal, Backpacker, Bicycling, GQ, and others. His books include "Wild Planet" and "Music Festivals from Bach to Blues."