Scott Rosenfield

Scott Rosenfield

Author's Bio

Scott Rosenfield (@ScottRosenfield) is a Level 2 USA Cycling Coach and Outside's Online Editor.

There Are No Otters Here

The no-otter zone is more than an arbitrary line drawn across the sea, it’s a window into one of nature’s most fascinating creatures and the failings of U.S. environmental law.

Study: Organic Food No More Nutritious

While organic foods are no more nutritious than their conventionally-grown counterparts, they are 30 percent less likely to carry trace levels of pesticides and antibiotic-resistant bacteria, a...

Weekend Reading: Life Post-Lance

In this weekly roundup, we scour the Web for our favorite long-form magazine and newspaper articles, collecting them here and on Longreads and Twitter. This installment focuses on arctic endeavors,...

Missing Tourist Finds Herself

A woman reported missing from a tour to the Eldgjá volcanic canyon in southern Iceland ended up joining the search party formed to find her.

Danish Cycling Official Fails Drug Test

A member of the Danish Cycling Union and board member of the Clearidium anti-doping agency tested positive for three banned substances at a veteran race in June.

Search for Franklin's Lost Ships Begins

The Canadian government has launched the largest search in history for the lost ships of Sir John Franklin’s 1845 failed quest for the Northwest Passage.

Weekend Reading: Summer of Cycling

In this weekly roundup, we scour the Web for our favorite long-form magazine and newspaper articles, collecting them here and on Longreads and Twitter. This installment focuses on American athletes,...

The Unsolved Murder of Sunny

The shotgun blast that struck Sunny on the night of July 29 did not kill her—at least not immediately.

Wilderness Search Begins for Missing Marine

A search party is heading into the Bob Marshall Wilderness to look for Noah Pippin, a 30-year-old Marine who disappeared in September 2010 while hiking in Montana.

Americans Toss 40 Percent of Their Food

Americans throw away nearly 40 percent of their food for a total of $165 billion in waste every year, according to an analysis released Tuesday by the Natural Resources Defense Council. Consumers...

Rancher Feeds Candy to Cows

With the price of corn rising, some ranchers have turned to an unconventional feed for their cattle: candy—the chocolatey kind.

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