Ross Andersen

Senior Editor, The Atlantic

Ross Andersen is a senior editor at The Atlantic, where he oversees the science, technology, and health sections. Prior to joining The Atlantic in 2015, he was the deputy editor of Aeon magazine, and before that, he was the science editor of the Los Angeles Review of Books. In addition to his work as an editor, Andersen is known for his award-winning feature essays, which straddle philosophy, technology, science, history, and the arts.

Videos/Audio of Ross Andersen

What can you learn about yourself by understanding the animal mind? A lot, it turns out. In this deep dive, three... See more
Energy savings deliver more global energy services than oil. Yet across sectors, like building, mobility, and industry... See more
What do your dogs think about? How do they perceive you and the world around them? And what exactly do they do all day... See more
Many of the people doing today’s most consequential environmental work — restoring America’s grasslands, wildlife, soil... See more
Often overshadowed by terrorism, nuclear weapons, and cybercrime in the public imagination, pandemics may actually be... See more
As the United States leaves the Paris Agreement, how will the leadership vacuum be filled? Will China continue to surge... See more

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