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This Week's Missing Links, June 16

The stories, videos, and photos I didn't post—until now.


High up a wall, Yosemite's silverfish greet Alex Honnold. The New York Times

Three-legged gator attacks homeless man at camp, then an attempted murder follows. The Gainesville Sun

A 72-year-old wins The Dipsea. Runner's World

Photos of the world's best surfers at Cloudbreak. Surfer

Alaska man survives horrific bear attack. The New York Daily News

The defacto leader of the barefoot running movement. Outside

Meet skier Aidan Sheahan. Powder

Prince Charles drove the Aston Martin to the beach to catch a few waves. The Daily Mail

Video from inside the tube at Cloudbreak. YouTube

Keeping a mountain-rescue team on its game. The New York Times

Two ocean rowers rescued. Explorer's Web

El Cap sees first all-disabled ascent. Climbing

All of questons you wanted answered about all of the Lance Armstrong and co. doping charges. OK, maybe not all. ESPN

Hunting monsters in the night. Outside

Science and the Environment

This Penobscot dam is going down. The New York Times

Hey perfume companies, these guys found some pretty expensive stuff from some whales. Haveeru

Volcano lightning. Enough said. National Geographic

Pumping fluids associated with drilling into the earth can trigger earthquakes. Science

Health and Fitness

Can you boost your brainpower with EPO? Sweat Science

After liposuction, exercise keeps the fat off. The New York Times Well

This is your brain on fake sugar. The Atlantic

The U.S. Olympic team goes with electronic medical records. NPR Shots

Gear, Design, and Tech

The story of Go Pro. Popular Mechanics

Australia's new $4 million performance surf center. Surfing Life


Andrea Bruce wins Chris Hondros award. The New York Times Lens

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