News from the Field

Kilian Jornet Sets Denali Speed Record

Human lung and star ultrarunner Kilian Jornet has nabbed the fastest known time (FKT) for ascending and descending Alaska's 20,237-foot Mount McKinley, completing the West Buttress route in June... Read More

World's Largest Elephant Poached in Kenya

After weeks of speculation, Kenya Wildlife Service has confirmed that Satao, the world's biggest elephant, was killed with a poisoned arrow to his left flank on May 30. The death has shaken Kenya... Read More

Hat Trick History for Alison Powers

Cyclist Alison Powers has been the shining star of this week's North Star Grand Prix. Not only is Powers leading the six-stage race, held in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area, but she has also made... Read More