Experience Heaven: Book a Star Bed!

If you love sleeping under the sky, you should try it in the coziest way possible—within the snug confines of a plush outdoor bed.

Ann Abel
Feb 5, 2015

Fastest to the Atlantic Wins

The discovery of a potential new source of the Amazon River sparked a good old-fashioned explorers’ race to be the first to run it

Grayson Schaffer
Jan 17, 2013

The New Global Gold Rush

Giant mining companies are tearing up some of the wildest places on earth to feed our hunger for gold. But do we even need it?

George Black
Dec 10, 2012

The Best Whitewater Rafting

If you plan to get out in an inflatable this season, you’re probably going to have a great time regardless of what body of water you’re cruising. But if you’re looking for the biggest thrills and the most excitement, consider this your go-to list.

Stephanie Pearson
Jul 2, 2012

Travel Hall of Fame

Get your life list out—here are some of our all-time favorites

Stephanie Pearson
Mar 13, 2012