As one of the northernmost settlements on earth, the Norwegian hamlet of Longyearbyen has become a magnet for adventurous souls looking to start a new life. But when an unsettling crime happened, it brought home a harsh reality: in the modern world, trouble always finds you.
Scientists estimate Australia’s devastating bush fires have killed more than one billion animals. What does that mean?
Three skiers died at Silver Mountain, Idaho, on January 7. In the wake of yet another ski-area avalanche tragedy, it's time to awaken our mountain sense.
'Pretty Strong' profiles eight elite female climbers crushing the sport on North America's hardest routes
More than two decades in the making, Big Snow is the first indoor ski area in North America. Now the question is: Can it attract enough skiers to survive?
Wes Siler has some basic tips anyone can use to forecast the weather using clouds
Mike Wiegele, founder of 50-year-old Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing, ventured to Blue River, British Columbia, to open a world-class resort
Why companies as diverse as Patagonia and General Mills are suddenly focused on getting dirty
In an alternate reality, our perception of powder turns may look a lot different
Don't worry, this tale has a happy ending