Category: outdoor 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
‘Salmon Cannon’ That Launches Fish Over Dams Sparks Twitter Frenzy

‘Salmon Cannon’ That Launches Fish Over Dams Sparks Twitter Frenzy

It’s an unfortunate reality: Humans have ruined aquatic migratory patterns. But Whooshh Innovations has designed a so ...
Carla Perez on Making History With K2 and Everest Summits

Carla Perez on Making History With K2 and Everest Summits

On July 24, 2019, when Ecuadorian climber Carla Perez stood on K2’s 28,251-foot summit, she became the first woman fro ...