Lauren Steele

Where Man Meets Mountain (In a Museum)

In 2003, Messner began work on the Messner Mountain Museum (MMM) project, a series of six interdisciplinary spaces devoted to exploring the nature, history, and culture of the mountains they are...

Salton Sea Restoration Project Proposed

Assemblyman Brian Nestande of California announced Monday his initiative to employ a quarter-cent sales tax increase in the Coachella Valley. Money raised would pay for an earthen dike to be...

Nick Symmonds Is a Man of Many Talents

Nick Symmonds just penned his first book, wants to take the road race 800-meter world record on October 17, and is training to run the first sub-five beer mile at the Beer Mile World Championships in...

Study: Hiking Makes You Happier

British and American scientists have published new research showing that group nature walks help us combat stress while boosting mental well-being.