Category: Adventure

Nepal Is Banning Single-use Plastic on Mount Everest

Nepal Is Banning Single-use Plastic on Mount Everest

There’s no denying Everest has a trash problem. If you’re not aware of the massive efforts made to clean up the mounta ...
Alaska Has 10 Wildfires Burning, With One Expected to Last Until Winter

Alaska Has 10 Wildfires Burning, With One Expected to Last Until Winter

Alaska is a real hot spot right now, though not for the reasons you might expect. Of the 54 wildfires currently burnin ...
70-Year-Old Bob Long Wins 620-Mile Horse Race in Mongolia

70-Year-Old Bob Long Wins 620-Mile Horse Race in Mongolia

Consider this your semi-regular reminder that age is just a number: Bob Long, a 70-year-old man from Boise, Idaho, won ...
Photographer Ronan Donovan on Tracking White Wolves in the Arctic

Photographer Ronan Donovan on Tracking White Wolves in the Arctic

The Arctic polar region is one of the toughest terrains on earth. With freezing cold temperatures, limited food suppl ...
NASA Can See Wildfire Smoke in the Amazon From Space

NASA Can See Wildfire Smoke in the Amazon From Space

In São Paulo, Brazil, Monday looked like it was the end of the world. The sky turned black around 3 in the afternoon, ...
A British Stunt Rider Hit 76 MPH While Doing a Headstand on a Motorcycle

A British Stunt Rider Hit 76 MPH While Doing a Headstand on a Motorcycle

Riding a motorcycle requires good balance and coordination—especially if you’re riding it while doing a headstand… fac ...
Rob Lea to Climb Everest, Swim the English Channel, and Bike America

Rob Lea to Climb Everest, Swim the English Channel, and Bike America

Rob Lea is breaking records. And he’s doing it on a diet of pizza, beer, and heavy whipping cream. In July, the 38-ye ...
Adrian Ballinger on the New Mount Everest Rules and What Nepal Should Do Next

Adrian Ballinger on the New Mount Everest Rules and What Nepal Should Do Next

After a tumultuous climbing season filled with overcrowding issues, waste concerns, and deadly accidents, government ...
July 2019 Was the Hottest Month Ever Recorded on Earth

July 2019 Was the Hottest Month Ever Recorded on Earth

From sweltering heat waves to warnings about the apocalypse, the bad climate news just keeps on coming. Today, the Na ...
Quit Your Job, Win $100K

Quit Your Job, Win $100K

How often do you fantasize about quitting your day job and pursuing your real passion? If it’s every day, what’s stopp ...