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Jens Voigt Smashes the Hour Record

With 39,000 people watching the live-stream, 42-year-old Jens Voigt covered 51.115 kilometers in 60 minutes, breaking the hour record—a measure of how far a cyclist can ride in 60 minutes.... Read More

Death in Glacier National Park

On Sunday, September 14, the body of a 22-year old Missoula resident was recovered from the north side of Mount Siyeh in Montana’s Glacier National Park. Initial reports suggest that the man,... Read More

Man Charged with Starting King Fire

A man has been charged with arson after allegedly setting the massive King Fire in California’s El Dorado National Forest. The fire—the largest in El Dorado County in the past 20... Read More

Wolf Creek Fined in Patroller's Death

Colorado’s Wolf Creek Ski Area has been fined $14,000 in the death of an on-duty ski patroller by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), according to a report by the Denver... Read More

Pilot Survives Sierra Plane Crash

The pilot of a private plane has been rescued after surviving a crash in Sequoia National Park on Monday. According to the Fresno Bee, the 67-year-old pilot, who was the plane’s only... Read More

Improve Your Life: Don't Drive to Work

According to a pair of new British studies, commuting to work by foot, bicycle, or public transit is associated with a boost in both physical and mental health when compared to driving. A study by... Read More

Organ Pipe Cactus Reopens After 11 Years

Arizona’s Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument reopened all of its land to the public on September 15 following an 11-year period in which most of the area was closed due to the operations of... Read More