The old way to track whales: Stand on the bridge of a ship and count. The new way: Use a satellite to count them from space.
In a paper published Wednesday in the journal PLOS One, Peter Fretwell... Read More
On January 16, we covered Alex Honnold’s historic free solo of El Sendero Luminoso in Mexico. The unfazed Honnold ascended nearly 2,500 feet in just over three hours, adding to his already... Read More
Prompted by mild temperatures in Sochi, Winter Olympians have signed a petition pushing global leaders to fight climate change, USA Today reports. So far, 105 athletes from 10 countries, including... Read More
The U.S. men swept the podium Thursday in the first-ever Olympic slopestyle skiing competition. It’s only the third time in history Americans have nabbed all three medals in the same event at... Read More
Canadian police are searching for a man who made an illegal BASE jump from the Peak 2 Peak Gondoloda in Whistler, British Columbia, then posted the video to YouTube. The video, shot from a helmet... Read More