Lands of Lost Borders author Kate Harris is a modern day explorer. This is what she has to say.
The best compliment I can give a nonfiction writer is that they make me care deeply about an obscure topic I would otherwise never have been interested in.
'The Terror' uses the supernatural to fill the blanks in the story of history's most infamous Arctic expedition.
A new academic article suggests that Scott's chances of success, and of survival, may have been undermined by one of his own men.
Roberto Zanda left the Carmacks checkpoint of the Montane Yukon Arctic Ultra just before noon on February 6.
This winter, I researched and field tested a half-dozen of the best boot options on the market.
Before she climbed onto her snowmobile and drove away, leaving us to the ice, Sarah McNair-Landry had a few parting words. "Don't burn the tent down," she said, hugging each of us hard. "Don't lose...
Probably not this time. Eva Holland looks at how a disturbing wildlife image went viral—generating anguish, anger, and confusion about the undeniably warming Arctic.
The lights in the Seward High School gymnasium were dimmed so the dozens of people scattered across the bleachers and the shining hardwood floor could clearly see the images being projected on a...
The wildest rock-climbing event in the world happens annually in the Ozarks of Arkansas, in a u-shaped canyon with enough routes for 24 straight hours of nonstop ascents. They call it Horseshoe Hell...
Adventure narratives written by women are finally getting their due—and Blair Braverman’s 'Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube' is a new classic.
I want to hike up a live— or at least dormant—volcano. Where can I go without getting scorched?
I don’t want to run just any old urban marathon: I'm looking for a destination race that will let me combine an incredible trip with my athletic endeavors. Any ideas?
I want to do some serious bike touring on the continent, but without paying top Euro. What are the best bets for affordable routes?
I’m thinking about doing a road trip and some backpacking out west this summer, but I’ve heard a lot about the wildfires burning from California to Alaska. What do I need to know about traveling...
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