News from the Field

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WADA to Lengthen Suspensions

The World Anti-Doping Agency has proposed mandatory four-year sentencing for first-time "real cheats." Under the new language, athletes who use anabolic steroids, human growth hormone, masking... Read More

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WATCH: First Music Video From Space

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield celebrated his last day aboard the International Space Station with an elaborately produced rendition of David Bowie's "A Space Oddity." In the video, Hadfield... Read More

Photographer: Garrett Madison

Ballinger Plans Ski Descent of Lhotse Couloir

Alpenglow Expeditions founder and head guide Adrian Ballinger plans to complete the first ski descent of Everest's Lhotse Couloir, weather permitting, later this season season. "Of course the... Read More

Photographer: Mystère Martin

Heat Batters Tour of California

Three riders are out of the Amgen Tour of California after missing the time cut on the day's first stage. Temperatures reached well over 90 degrees with readings on the pavement surpassing 100... Read More

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UN Report: Eat Bugs

A new report by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization suggests a novel food source to help feed the world's growing population: bugs. According to the BBC, while many westerners may balk at the... Read More