Benji Jones is a senior environmental reporter at Vox. He covers biodiversity loss and climate change and how those issues affect people and wildlife. Before joining Vox, Benji was a senior energy reporter at Insider (formerly Business Insider), where he covered the oil industry and the rise of clean tech. His writing has also appeared in National Geographic, Smithsonian, and Audubon Magazine. Benji was a wildlife researcher prior to becoming a journalist. He has a master's degree in ecology and evolution from Stanford University, where he studied the decline of fauna in the tropics. Benji recently received a Pulitzer Center grant to report on the coral bleaching and mass die-off happening in the waters of Florida.