From kraut to kefir, we’ve partnered with bacteria for centuries. Now researchers are programming one strain to revolutionize gym apparel.
Want to buy the world’s coolest shoes? Skip the mall and reach for the phone instead.
SafeSide marries common sense and cutting-edge technology, giving adventurers and their families a little peace of mind.
When filmmakers Christopher Smith and Merete Mueller set out to build a tiny house for the 2013 documentary Tiny: A Story About Living Small, they had no idea what they were doing.
Strava and Competitive Cyclist teamed up to give riders a $1 credit for every hour on the bike, but the program was literally too popular for its own good.
You don’t have to be a timber-hardened lumberjack to appreciate the satisfying heft of a well-balanced ax.
Gociety, a Denver-based startup, wants to harness one of the fastest growing movements in fitness—group workouts.
Running to work is hard, especially when you have to contend with cold weather, poor visibility, and icy roads. On those days, your gear matters.
With 75,000 horsepower and the ability to smash through 20 feet of ice, the Polar Star is the country's last ship capable of deep Antarctic missions. She's also 10 years past her retirement date with no replacement in sight.
What do you do with 80,000 decommissioned airline seat covers? Build bags, of course.
Five gadgets from Kickstarter designed for the backcountry
Looking for one shoe that can do it all? The Outback is a great choice.
A new documentary chronicles one couple's summer project: building a 124-square-foot home and downsizing their lives to fit.
Charge up in the backcountry using only water and heat.
A down-and-out polar bear in Argentina could use a change of scenery. Is it too late?