Lauren Steele

American Wins UTMB 100, Again

Two thousand runners entered the North Face Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc race through the Alps this year, but only one man and one woman stood atop the podium on Sunday. American Rory Bosio claimed the...

The Real Problem on Everest

Nepalese officials are implementing new laws requiring climbers to bring eight kilograms of waste, along with their own personal garbage, down from Mount Everest during ascents or risk penalties such...

Junk Food Rewires Your Brain

A study published Wednesday in the journal Frontiers in Psychology suggests that eating junk food keeps you from trying new foods and rewires the brain to make healthy, balanced diets...

This Is How You Stop Looking at Your Phone

According to a recent Nielsen study, Americans spend an average of 270 hours per month staring at screens. When it comes to digital detox, the first step is awareness. That's where a new app called...

Say Goodbye to Your Peanut Allergy

Researchers have found a way to treat peanuts and reduce their allergens by 98 to 100 percent without genetic modification. Results were confirmed through skin-prick tests on human subjects.

Jackson Hole to Open Teton Ski Lift

Jackson Hole is planning construction of a new ski lift that will completely change the way people ski Granite Canyon backcountry as of the 2015-2016 winter season with the opening of the Teton Ski...

Italian Adventurer to Live on Iceberg

Italian adventurer Alex Bellini has run across the United States, trekked the Paris underground, and earned the record for longest row across the Atlantic. Now he has his sights set on a new feat: to...

Stop Your Breakfast Shaming

Breakfast does not necessarily lead to weight gain, boost your metabolism, suppress appetite, or have anything to do with overeating at lunch. What breakfast, or a lack thereof, does is help you...

Swimmer Becomes Oldest to Cross English Channel

It's been 10 years since a swimmer set a record in the English Channel. That changed Wednesday, when 70-year-old Australian swimmer Cyril Baldock earned the title of oldest person to swim the 21.1...

Spartan Race Announces $500,000 Triple Crown

Spartan Race has announced the first "triple crown" of obstacle racing. The series will require athletes to compete in three of four Reebok Spartan Race events this autumn to earn the title...

California Is Drying Out and Burning Up

California is still feeling the heat despite recent destructive thunderstorms that caused floods and mudslides in southern parts of the state. Wildfires have broken out all over the state, and 99.8...

World's Fastest Shirtless Runner Stripped of Medal

French runner Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad won the European Championships 3,000-meter steeplechase for the third time Thursday. He also lost his championship title for the third time. Mekhissi-...

First-Ever Outdoor Symphony for Utah's Parks

When it comes to celebrating American grandeur, few things are grander than a full orchestra playing Dvorak against the backdrop of Zion Canyon—which is exactly what the Utah Symphony is doing...

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