Brenda has written articles related to Earth Sciences. These include the methane seep found off the coast of New Zealand and the large concentration of worms burrowed into the sediment, which release more methane. The eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, destruction of Pompeii, Pompeii's rediscovery and how the site's archeological history has changed the science. She also wrote about the Ring of Fire and the phenomenon associated with bodies of water turning blood red.