Claire Napier Galofaro

Writing Giants

Surfing's superstars dish on waves, winning, and women

Sons of the Nimrod

Descendants of Shackleton's 1908 South Pole crew set out on another attempt


Thanks in large part to Al Gore, environmental documentaries have moved from low–rent anonymity to bankable cinema. These three DVDs get the entertainment/inspiration balance right.

Up Shack

A new trend in scaled-down living reimagines the gear closet

Collision Course

BASE jumper Karina Hollekim talks courage, fear, and her near-fatal crash.