Brad Wieners

Hot Mess

Burning Man, the annual super-rave in Nevada, has become Independence Week for a worldwide tribe of inventors, artists, and desert freaks. Brad Wieners talks to founders and fans about how the party...

To Live and Die in AK

It’s weird that Liam Neeson, who lost his wife, Natasha Richardson, to a ski accident in 2009, would elect to star in a movie as a man devastated by the loss of the woman he loves. In fairness,...

Nile Takedown

For decades, no one has dared to run the treacherous lengths of the waters that helped launch the modern age of exploration. Civil war, freelance rebels, capricious bandits, irascible hippos, surly...

Go Berserker

Nothing is too wild for the adventure pilgrims who converge on Voss, Norway, for summer thrills

Making the Cut

How Joe Simpson's best-selling thriller became a stunning film epic

Spin City

A rude guide to Manhattan's new island-lapping bike loop

Endurance Rush

Two rival British teams launch a tenacious race to find Shackleton's long-lost ship

Cooler Heads Prevail

With his slick new ms1 helmet, gear guru Thomas Meyerhoffer continues to reinvent technical style

Big Kid In a Wicker Basket

David Hempleman-Adams, 46, is a glue salesman, father of three, and Britain's most accomplished living adventurer. The first to hike solo and unsupported to the geomagnetic North Pole (a goal he...

What's the Hurry?

For a faster, stronger you, take it slow (with a grain of salt)

Catch the Wild North

Iceland isn't the only place to revel in Nordic madness. Once the rest of Scandinavia has made it through another winter, the residents start to vibrate...they grin...they regress...and turn...