The best articles, photos, and videos I didn't post this week—until now. (Sorry for missing last week, I was concentrating on digesting my Thanksgiving meal, unlike this fool, who gave up.)
If you only click on one link this week, make it "Learning to Accept, and Master, a $110,000 Mechanical Arm," from The New York Times.
For the week's best longform journalism, check out "Weekend Reading: Bigfoot Will See You Now."
The world's toughest endurance races. Take 3,723. CNN
An ode to climber Patrick Edlinger, The New York Times
An ode to running coach John Cheffers, The Sydney Morning Herald
Get in the van, Adventure Journal
On the future of adventure filmmaking, Explorer's Web
An argument for Usain Bolt as Sportsman of the Year, Sports Illustrated
Guess who's at the front of the list for Anti-Sportsman of the Year? Sports Illustrated
World's newest winter sport? Outside
Paula Radcliffe's elite career may be over, Runner's World
Has anyone seen Bigfoot? Anyone? Outside
"Kiteboarder Chases a Speed Title That He Lost to a Rocket-Shaped Boat," The New York Times
SCIENCE AND THE ENVIRONMENT
Dinosaurs may have had the same view of the Grand Canyon that we do? The New York Times