Adventures in Audio

Jun 27, 2017

Racing a Dying Brain

When Bob Sturtz had a stroke in the Boundary Waters, his friend Scott Pirsig had only one choice: get out and get help as fast as possible.

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May 30, 2017

Drinking Yourself to Death

There's a flipside to dehydration that kills athletes and otherwise healthy people every year. And it's on the rise.

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Apr 25, 2017

Cloudbusters

Humans are on the brink of technologies that can control the weather and possibly save us from climate change. But playing God is risky.

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Apr 17, 2017

The Death Blow

When forecasts called for a massive tornado in central Oklahoma in 2013, storm chasers flocked to the area. Then all hell broke loose.

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Mar 30, 2017

After the Crash, Part 2

Once Joe Stone learned to use his paralyzed body, he decided he’d race an Ironman. Then he went even bigger.

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Mar 21, 2017

After the Crash, Part 1

What do you do when you’re addicted to adrenaline but confined to a wheelchair? So much more than people expect.

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Mar 3, 2017

The Everest Effect

Myles Osborne was poised to summit Mount Everest when a flapping of fabric caught his eye. He thought it was a tent—then it spoke.

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Feb 3, 2017

Treed by a Jaguar

The story of two explorers chased down—well, technically up—by a jaguar

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Jan 20, 2017

Line of Blood in the Sand

Denmark's Faroe Islands have a brutal tradition in which men publicly butcher hundreds of pilot whales by hand. But why?

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Nov 15, 2016

Cliffhanger, Part 3

Now that they have the black box, what's next?

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