Amy GreenReporter and Producer
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Amy Green is a general assignment reporter. She specializes in the environment and science.
Amy has worked as a regular contributor to PEOPLE, Newsweek, The New York Times, The Christian Science Monitor and many other publications. She is a former Associated Press reporter in the Nashville, Tenn., bureau.
Amy is a Florida native. She lives in Orlando with her husband and daughter.
Recent Stories from Amy Green
SpaceX will try again Tuesday to land a booster rocket on a barge in the Atlantic Ocean. The daring feat would have been part of a launch that was to deliver 4,000 pounds of cargo to the International Space Station.
SpaceX is scheduled to make what could be an historic launch Monday to the International Space Station from Florida’s Space Coast. The history will be made in the rocket’s tricky landing.
The warming weather means Florida’s alligators and crocodiles are growing more active. Wildlife authorities are urging caution.
Florida Sen. Bill Nelson says Marco Rubio’s anticipated run for president is good for the state. Rubio is expected to announce his campaign in two weeks in Miami.
The University of Central Florida has been awarded more than $1 million in grant money in support of local entrepreneurs. U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker made the announcement Monday at UCF. She says the university’s support of entrepreneurs is especially innovative.
Researchers at the Florida Institute of Technology have identified 12 locations where they say the oceans are warming less rapidly. They say the locations could serve as sanctuaries for declining coral and other marine species.