Jason Daley

Jason Daley

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Stranded and Freezing on Mount Rainier

After a climbing partner became ill, high winds stranded Yev Krasnitskiy and his team on the upper reaches of Mount Rainier for five days with no way to go but up

Jason Daley
Sep 20, 2019

2,000 Bones Went Missing 21 Years Ago. This Detective Found Them.

In the 1990s, thousands of bones and bone fragments mysteriously went missing from Effigy Mounds National Monument in Iowa, the continental epicenter of Native American burial remains. In December 2015, a detective with the National Park Service tracked down the artifacts—and the man who stole them.

Jason Daley
Jun 6, 2017

These Wonder Dogs Put Lassie to Shame

Some of them trained for years to save lives. Others came to the rescue by following their noses. They all earned our eternal gratitude.

Jason Daley
Jul 1, 2015

Your number-one travel companion wants more than a vacation. Presenting our favorite trips to satisfy his (and your) wanderlust.

Jason Daley
Oct 17, 2013

The history of tornadoes in the U.S. by the numbers—and 4 tips on how to survive one

Jason Daley
Jun 4, 2013

The 9 Toughest Ultramarathons

Finish one of these nine races, and everything afterward will seem like a neighborhood fun run.

Jason Daley
May 30, 2013

Tips for surviving seven of the world's deadliest adventures

Jason Daley
Oct 3, 2012

From farm shares to bike shares, these seven flashes of genius are reinventing a metropolis near you

Jason Daley, Tom Vanderbilt, Eric Hansen, and K. Annabelle Smith
Aug 31, 2011