Jimmy Thomson created blog posts and worked with Grant Callegari on producing video content for Hakai.org in 2015. His work has been published in The Globe and Mail, National Geographic, VICE, the Toronto Star, BCBusiness Magazine, The Tyee, Canadian Geographic, CTV, and CBC Radio, among others. He has reported from eight countries – six of them in the Arctic – on topics ranging from climate change to war refugees to cannibal rat-infested ghost ships.
Jimmy earned a B.Sc. in biology from St. Francis Xavier University, then went on to complete his Master's in Journalism from UBC in 2014.