Outside Podcast: Dispatches

Adventures in Audio

Mar 19, 2018

Bear Grylls Will Never Give Up

Reality TV stars never have long careers. So how come Grylls is charging harder than ever?

Mar 6, 2018

Cheryl Strayed’s Wild Creativity

The acclaimed author of 'Wild' shares her process and philosophy with Tim Ferriss

Feb 20, 2018

An Amazingly Crappy Story

Efforts to manage human waste in national parks have failed miserably. Now a creative scientist may have found an elegant remedy.

Jan 22, 2018

Red Dawn in Lapland

On the border between Russia and Finland, a band of Finnish soldiers are preparing to defend the country if the Bear decides to charge.

Nov 21, 2017

The Secret History of Biosphere 2

A team of scientists entered a glass bubble in the desert to live for two years cut off from society. Things didn't go as planned.

Oct 16, 2017

Can Humans Outrun Antelope?

As endurance predators, we should be able to catch anything—even one of the world’s fastest animals.

Oct 3, 2017

Captain Jackass

Writer Kevin Fedarko went looking for meaning in the bottom of the Grand Canyon. He ended up in charge of a boat full of poop.

Sep 20, 2017

The Fine Art of Weaponizing Critters

Fighting one invasive species with another has led to some famous horror stories. But biocontrol can be done right.

Sep 5, 2017

Jack Johnson Loses His Cool

On his new album, the king of kick-back beach music takes a bold turn. He tells us why.

Aug 21, 2017

XX Factor: 1200 Miles on Blood Road

Rebecca Rusch discusses Blood Road, a film about her journey down the Ho Chi Minh trail to find the crash site where her father disappeared.

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