News from the Field

Photographer: Dudarev Mikhail

STUDY: The Camping Cure

Technology is interfering with your sleep cycle, and camping is the cure. A weeklong camping excursion can reset your biological clock, according to a study published this week in the journal... Read More

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NYC Removes Surfing "Death Sticks" at Rockaway

City crews in New York are removing the "death sticks" of Rockaway beach, the barnacle-covered wooden stumps originally placed to prevent beach erosion. According to the New York Times, the beach... Read More

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Organizers Break Away from USA Cycling

The U.S. Cup, which organizes many of the top domestic mountain bike events, has broken away from USA Cycling. The organization announced tuesday that it will no longer sanction events through USA... Read More

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Heat Wave Batters China

The worst heat wave in 140 years is baking parts of China, leaving dozens dead and pushing the mercury above 104 degrees in at least 40 cities. Temperatures are so hot that people have been... Read More

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WATCH: Strings Concert at 14K Feet

A University of Northern Colorado cello professor and a graduate violinist from Colorado University took their music to new heights on July 22—14,000 feet, to be specific. Professor Gal... Read More