Bridget Alex

Reporter, Audubon Magazine

Articles by Bridget Alex

Rulers of the Upper Realm, Thunderbirds Are Powerful Native Spirits

November 30, 2020 — Also known as Thunderers or Thunderbeings, the bird-like spirits’ particular attributes and stories can vary by tribe and even family line.

Journey Complete, Scott Edwards Looks Back On His Cross-Country Bicycling Trip

August 27, 2020 — After 76 days on the road, the Harvard ornithology professor shares highs—and lows—from his epic trek while relaxing at a seaside hotel.

Meet the Harvard Ornithology Professor Biking Across the Country

June 26, 2020 — With school out due to COVID-19, Scott Edwards decided to make a lifelong dream a reality. Now his ride has taken on even more meaning.