David Gessner

David Gessner is the author of numerous books, most recently All the Wild That Remains, and was the host of Born to Be Wild on the National Geographic Channel.

A Planet in Peril

Can humanity engineer its way out of trouble?

by David Gessner | Monday, March 05, 2018

Dangerous Ground

When confronting matters of race, some boundaries are more easily breached than others

by David Gessner | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

The Taming of the Wild

As we celebrate the centenary of the National Park Service, a meditation on “the best idea that America ever had”

by David Gessner | Monday, June 06, 2016