The Wild File


An Odyssey Into America's Dog Obsession

One man and his canine pal cover 13,000 miles in 32 states to discover just how strong our relationship is with man's best friend.

Hannah Weinberger
Aug 11, 2014

How Dangerous is Heat Stroke?

The most dangerous threat you'll face while working out this summer? The heat. Here's how to beat it.

Nick Davidson
Jul 24, 2014

The Last of the True Cowboys?

Two years ago, Filipe Leite turned his ponies south on a journey from Canada to Brazil. Ten thousand miles later, he's almost home after facing drug traffickers, grizzlies, and mad bulls on an epic transcontinental trip.

Whitney L. James
Jul 21, 2014

Do Animals Feel Love?

New research suggests your pet really loves you, just not necessarily in the way you think.

Elle Metz
Jul 16, 2014

Those Planes Aren't the Problem

Three plane fuselages in a Montana river might seem like a problem, but there’s more to the accident than meets the eye.

Hannah Weinberger
Jul 11, 2014

What Animal Madness Teaches Us About Ourselves

From wombats to killer whales, animals suffer from OCD, PTSD, anxiety, phobias, and mood disorders. What that says about us, and how we can learn to be "therapy humans" for our pets.

Jeff Foss
Jul 10, 2014