Leslie Anthony, who is based in Whistler, B.C., writes broadly on many topics, including travel and popular science, drawing on his diverse experiences as a zoology professor, outdoor adventurer, poet and writer, director, host and performer in myriad projects, from stage musicals to television and film documentaries. He has written for Outside, explore, Mountain Life and The Tyee.

Anthony is the author of Snakebit: Confessions of a Herpetologist and White Planet: A Mad Dash through Global Ski Culture.