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Lake Superior Is Our Most Overlooked Playground

Famously cold and frighteningly massive, Lake Superior contains 10 percent of the world's surface freshwater, holds the remains of 6,000 shipwrecks, and offers a lifetime of adventure. Stephanie Pearson sets out to circumnavigate America's most overlooked playground.

Stephanie Pearson
May 23, 2017

Killing a Cyclist—and Then Suing the Family

After an Ontario motorist struck and killed a teenage boy, the family sued her. But the driver sued right back, claiming her hardship was as bad as theirs. We’re left wondering: who's to blame?

Aaron Gulley
May 7, 2014

Guerillas on Two Wheels

Frustrated with complacent city officials, some bicyclists are painting their own lanes, installing signs, and making mischief intended to send a loud message to motorists: it's time to take cycling safety way more seriously.

Reid Singer
Feb 25, 2014

Land of the Lost

From paddling to biking to hiking, here are the top spots from Nova Scotia to the Northwest Territories

Kyle Dickman, Frederick Reimers, Tim Neville, Eric Hansen, Alex Hutchinson, Jonathan Yevin, and David Weible
Jun 18, 2012

Pumpkin Wars

Along the 43rd parallel in North America, raising pumpkins isn't just a sleepy backyard pursuit—it's an extreme sport. And nowhere are the stakes higher, or the intrigues thicker, than at the annual weigh-off of the World Pumpkin Confederation, the Olympics of garden-patch gigantism.

Elizabeth Royte
Feb 1, 1997