A magnitude 7.8 earthquake in Nepal triggered an avalanche on Everest, killing at least eight climbers and leaving an unknown number missing Saturday morning, the AP reports.
On Thursday, researchers mapping Yellowstone’s Old Faithful found a previously unknown magma chamber, which the Guardian reports holds enough molten rock to fill the Grand Canyon 11 times.
Stephen Mayfield, an algae geneticist and biology professor at UC San Diego, teamed up with professional surfer Rob Machado and Marty Gilchrist of Oceanside-based Arctic Foam, the largest surfboard...
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong told the Guardian on Wednesday that the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and others are “owed an apology.”
Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali’s Astana team will keep its WorldTour license, according to a Thursday press release from the International Cycling Union (UCI).
Chile’s Calbuco Volcano erupted on Wednesday for the first time in 42 years.
Trek is recalling nearly one million bikes in the United States and Canada after an accident left a rider paralyzed, USA Today reports.
The Leadville Race Series will hold a Leadville Stage Race, spreading the traditional course of the Leadville Trail 100 MTB over three days, from July 24 to July 26, race coordinators said Wednesday.
A new study from statisticians in Denmark published Monday on RunRepeat ranked the speeds of recreational marathon runners around the world, by country.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has asked the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to increase Rita Jeptoo’s pending doping from two years to four, citing “aggravating...
Equinox Holdings plans to open its first hotel in 2018 on Manhattan’s west side, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday.
Chris Davenport, the ski mountaineer who became the first person to ski all of Colorado’s 14,000-foot peaks in a year, was elected into the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame on April 11.
Four park areas along the Platte River in Nebraska are set to become a “venture park” complex, the Journal Star reported Tuesday.
The last person to finish the Boston Marathon did so just after 4 a.m. on Tuesday, nearly 20 hours after beginning the race, the Boston Globe reports.
Justice Barbara Jaffe, in Manhattan Supreme Court, extended an order to show cause on Monday to two primates, implying that they could be entitled to the same rights that are granted to a human being...