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Forget Beer. Celebrate St. Patrick's with Irish Whiskey.
Ireland’s whiskey scene is having a massive revival, and that’s great for us
Why a Caviar Company Is Sponsoring Pro Cyclists
Katusha has a new roe sponsor, but that's just one brand in a long line of food and drink companies that have sought affiliation with the pro peloton.
The 70-Year-Old Night-Canoeing Explorer
Paddling through Minnesota’s springtime ice break-up is nuts. What is Will Steger thinking?
Mushing Faces a New Opponent
Pro dogsledders have never made much money, and their marquee event, the Iditarod, has been under attack by animal-rights activists since it was founded. But now there's a new threat to the ancient...
Can Kumi Naidoo Make Greenpeace Relevant Again?
Human-rights superhero Kumi Naidoo has a tough assignment: lead the organization into 21st-century relevance. But after a year that saw activists lionized (imprisoned in Putin's jails) and then...
Red Bull Is Making Sailing a Contact Sport
A new catamaran racing circuit for young competitors proves that speed sailing—with all its excitement and danger—is here to stay.
Reporting from the Frontline of an Arctic Ecotastrophe
Journalist Edward Struzik renders a barely recognizable far north—but it’s one worth getting to know.
The Almost-Impossible Solar Flight Around the World
Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg will now attempt the first solar-powered, round-the-world flight in their high-tech, carbon-fiber, kind-of-cramped plane
The Fastest Man You've Never Heard Of
The guy who is snagging Kilian Jornet’s speed records is just getting started.