Rick Chillot
Author for A-Z Animals

Rick Chillot is a freelance writer and editor who's worked in all kinds of print and digital formats, including books, magazines, newspapers, blogs, and graphic novels. He abandoned his pursuit of a biology career when nature refused to cooperate.


How to Get Rid of a Hornet Nest Picture

If you’re wondering how to get rid of a hornet’s nest, chances are it’s not just idle curiosity that’s motivating you. Maybe you’ve been noticing an unusual number of stinger-equipped… Read More

By Rick Chillot 7 months ago


How to Grow Broccolini: A Complete Guide Picture

Tomatoes again? Lettuce and other greens, ho-hum. Zucchini, summer squash, even watermelon…so basic. If you’re a backyard gardener who’s looking to try something different and delicious, growing broccolini could become… Read More

By Rick Chillot 8 months ago


Where Do Eagles Nest? Picture

Q: Where do eagles nest? A: Wherever they want! Okay, that’s a joke. But eagles are among the largest predatory birds on earth. So one might expect them to have… Read More

By Rick Chillot 9 months ago