Survival

Natural Selection

Survivorman LES STROUD talks about venturing into the world's harshest environments alone, and the importance of a good harmonica.

The Good, the Bad, and the Just Plain Lucky

Ever wonder how it feels to get attacked by a shark? Spend seven weeks lost in the jungle? Get buried by multiple avalanches? Brace yourself for 12 of the hairiest survival stories ever...

Buried

By Multiple Avalanches

Mauled

By a Cougar

Pinned

Underwater in a Kayak

Stranded

In the Snow for Eight Days

Starving

In the Amazon for Seven Weeks

Attacked

By a Tiger Shark

Trapped

In the Minneapolis Bridge Collapse

Bleeding

To Death in the Desert

Gored

By a Bull in Pamplona

Staying Alive

Bear Grylls has endured Everest, the North Atlantic, and, for his hit show Man vs. Wild, many a ghastly meal. So can he survive being called a fraud? This is not a man to bet against.

The Day the River Exploded

What happens when two brothers plunge through the ice of a frozen Wisconsin river? One refuses to give up, the other refuses to die, and each has a very different story to tell.