Scott Rosenfield

Author's Bio

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

Ice-Free Arctic by 2054

An ice-free Arctic may become the reality by 2054, says a newly released study by researchers at the State University of New York at Albany. While previous reports have pegged the climate-change... Read More

Woman Dies While Making Channel Swim

A British woman who was trying to swim the English Channel to raise money for charity died Sunday after collapsing on the French coast. Susan Taylor was swimming to raise money for a hospice and... Read More

Tyson Gay Tests Positive

American 100-meter record-holder Tyson Gay tested positive for an unnamed banned substance and will pull out of the world championship and expected showdown with Usain Bolt next month in Moscow.... Read More

Man Swims for 5 Hours to Save Family

A man swam for five hours off of the Maryland coast to reach help for his family after their boat capsized in a storm Tuesday night. After climbing ashore, John Franklin Riggs found a phone and... Read More

Pet Insurance the Newest Employee Benefit

Pet insurance is rapidly becoming one of the most popular employee benefits in the U.S., with nearly one in three Fortune 500 companies offering policies. “Like any kind of health care... Read More

Spoiler: Fan Douses Cavendish in Urine

In retaliation for crashing Tom Veelers in yesterday's sprint finish, a fan doused Mark Cavendish with urine during Wednesday's time trial. “Probably some spectators were not very pleased... Read More

TV Network for Dogs Launching

After four years of development and a trial roll-out in San Diego last year, the first TV network aimed at dogs will launch nationwide on DirecTV in August. The network, designed for pups of all... Read More

Nevada Blazes Continue to Grow

Two large wildfires escaped containment Monday and continue to rage in Nevada near Las Vegas and Reno. Over 750 firefighters and 18 Hotshot crews are currently battling the Las Vegas fire, 25 miles... Read More

Rare Night Parrot Spotted

An Australian naturalist claims to have captured video footage of the elusive night parrot, a bird that hasn't been found alive for more than a century. John Yong, a self-described wildlife... Read More

Tigers In Indonesia Tree Six, Kill One

A group of police and park officials rescued five men that had been treed by six tigers for five days in Indonesia's Mount Leuser National Park. The group was helped from the branches, where they... Read More

Yarnell Fire Preliminary Report Released

A preliminary report released Saturday reveals that fast-moving flames trapped the 19 hotshots on Yarnell Hill before they were able to retreat. The crew had cleared the area surrounding a ranch... Read More