Nature

The Wild File

Q. What was up with that killer mountain goat in Olympic National Park?

The Killer in the Pool

Last February, when a 12,000-pound orca named Tilikum dragged his SeaWorld trainer into the pool and drowned her, it was the third time the big killer whale had been involved in a death. Many...

Books: Gringo Nightmare

An American imprisoned for the murder of his ex-girlfriend in a Nicaraguan surf town finally clears the air—sort of.

Electric Bugaboo

The conservationists fighting renewable-energy development need to wake up and smell the wind and solar power. Now.

Go Big or Go Home

Cruise ships and wildlife buses? The tourist staples miss the point of Alaska: It's the last real place to find an epic, crowd-free adventure onerican soil. We've scoured the state for the...