Philip Kiefer

Philip Kiefer

Previously an Outside editorial fellow. I like dinosaurs and trees and housing policy.

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Here's What to Do if You're Hit by a Car

Being involved in a crash with a driver while on a bike or on foot is bad enough, but the trouble doesn’t always stop when you get yourself to safety. Navigating the justice and insurance systems afterward can also be an ordeal.

Philip Kiefer
May 4, 2020

The Secret Culture of Ski-Jumping in the Midwest

As his dreams of going pro faded, photographer Cooper Dodds fell back in love with ski jumping in an unexpected place. His new photo book, 'Jumper: Flying in the Heartland,' documents the Midwest's surprisingly popular, no-frills tournament circuit.

Philip Kiefer
Jan 10, 2020

The True Story Behind Disney's 'Togo'

Think Balto saved Nome, Alaska, on his own? Think again. A new family-friendly movie finally gets a legendary dogsled run right.

Philip Kiefer
Dec 20, 2019