Alex Heard

Alex Heard

Alex Heard is the editorial director of Outside and the author of The Eyes of Willie McGee and Apocalypse Pretty Soon: Travels in End-Time America.

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Send us your nominees for a special roundup of people and organizations that are making a difference and you could make our December issue.

Alex Heard
Jul 19, 2011

As the Las Conchas fire ravages parts of the Santa Clara Pueblo reservation, Lieutenant Governor Joseph B. Tafoya sits down to talk about the damage

Alex Heard
Jul 4, 2011

James Franco steals the show in 127 Hours. This is what he had to say about it.

Alex Heard
Dec 3, 2010

The embattled director of the Central Asia Institute responds to allegations of financial mismanagement and that he fabricated stories in his bestselling book Three Cups of Tea.

Alex Heard
Apr 13, 2009

A boy with dwarfism. A man with dorkism. Whenever Ross and I hit the trail, things have a way of not working out.

Alex Heard
Sep 4, 2008

Is it good for presidents to be fit? Yes. Except when it’s bad.

Alex Heard
Dec 24, 2007

No one denies that our 50th state is Paradise, USA. But anyone who's ever been to this lush chain knows a simple truth: Not all the islands are created equal. So which is best? Welcome to the Great Hawaiian Island-Off. Read on, and pick your perfection.

Amy Linn, Kent Black, Ethan Watters, Joe Kane, Alex Heard, and Daniel Duane
Mar 1, 2005

But how long before Mother Nature stops taking it and starts dishing it out? Soon, say the Earth Changers. Very, very soon.

Alex Heard
May 2, 2004

Lord of the Big Guys

Adventure man. Freedom fighter. Brat. Meet Jack Wheeler, the Indiana Jones of the Right

Alex Heard
May 2, 2004

Pirate Prince or Underwater Antichrist?

You, too, can own a share of Henry VIII's sunken flatware—for $50,000. That is, if you cut a deal with Barry Clifford, the Pirate Prince to some, the Underwater Antichrist to others.

Alex Heard
Oct 1, 1995

Amid the panic over abductions and evil ETs, a gentle voice is heard. But do Steven Greer and his pilgrims have the candlepower to score that intergalactic high five?

Alex Heard
Sep 1, 1994