Nature

Go Big or Go Home: Epic Alaskan Adventures

One of the reasons I love Alaska is that almost every conversation between skiers, hunters, whitewater enthusiasts, fishermen, or mountaineers ends up being a discussion about the state. If you...

Canis Soup

IN THE FALL OF 2009, Taylor Mitchell, a 19-year-old folksinger from To­ron­to, was touring the Maritime Provinces of eastern Canada in support of her critically...

Discovery's <em>Life</em> Series

Ever since Discovery's Planet Earth shattered cable viewing records, producers have been scrambling to cash in on the public's rekindled affection for wildlife television. First came...

Videos: Life Behind the Scenes

Humpback running down an ostrich. Komodo dragons hunting a water buffalo. A waterfall toad leaping from danger. Life videographers captured some of the best nature footage ever....

Winter Escape: Joshua Tree National Park

You can find otherworldly landscapes all over the Southwest, but few are easier to reach than Joshua Tree¬ójust an hour from Palm Springs or two and change from L.A. The park is named for its...

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