Nick Heil

Jim Cantore: The Franchise

When Hurricane Sandy closed in on New york City, the Weather Channel dispatched (who else?) Jim Cantore, the world’s most fearless meteorologist. Nick Heil tagged along for a wet, wild adventure that...

The Truth About Paleo

This year’s bumper crop of paleo-inspired health, diet, and exercise books is proving that the prehistoric movement is here to stay

Around the World in 1,026 Days

To fulfill a longtime dream and honor the memory of a fallen hero, a Turkish-American software engineer decides to circle the earth by bike and rowboat, powered solely by his own muscle, lungs, and...

Danny MacAskill Can’t Ride a Bike

Which is a serious problem when you’re the most famous stunt rider on the Internet. But as Nick Heil finds out, the oft-injured Scot is roaring out of rehab to dazzle the world once again.

Giving Everest the Bird

The arrival of high-altitude helicopters on Mount ­Everest and other Nepalese peaks has transformed search-and-­rescue and saved lives. But the choppers have also ­added to the chaos at the top of...

Map Your Trip

Explorer and filmmaker ANDY MASER has helped his friends and fans stay connected and follow his adventures with sophisticated maps and, more recently, GPS messaging along the way

Build a Community

DL BYRON started the urban cycling blog Bikehugger because he noticed a trend. Then trendspotters began to notice him.

Promote A Cause

SHANNON GALPIN brought her mountain bike to Afghanistan to raise awareness for the plight of women and girls. And that was just the beginning of the adventure.