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Jimmy Chin on His 'Anti-Everest' Saga
Jimmy Chin’s documentary on scaling the Shark’s Fin may be the best climbing movie of the year—only it’s not really about the climb.
How Green Is My Polder
With their nifty new windmills, tidy techno-homes, and enviro-crusading queen, the Dutch are busy creating the cutest little ecotopia on earth—while stoking a booming hypercapitalist economy....
What Happens When Lindsey Vonn Gets Pissed
All good things. “The Climb,” which airs Sunday, tracks the pro skier’s 22-month rehab and singled-minded determination to reclaim women’s skiing’s top spot.
Hibernation Is Lame! Take Charge of Your Winter.
What to do when it's dark and frigid outside? We have some ideas. For starters, try building a backyard sauna, mixing up a powerful cocktail, joining a mountain race, mixing up a powerful cocktail,...
Two Winter Cocktails to Defrost You
Sometimes the best way to beat the cold is to warm the liver
The Bitter Fight Over America's Wolves
For people who live on the wild edges of wolf country, the animal's presence can be magical and maddening at once. Twenty years after their reintroduction to Yellowstone National Park, the Gray Wolf...
California's Best Café Is on the Pacific Crest Trail
The Sonora Pass Café—and its chef—takes trail magic to new heights.