Adventures in Audio
If you found yourself stuck at the bottom of a canyon with a broken leg, what do you do? Not long ago, our host faced this exact scenario.
A bee sting won't hurt you unless you're allergic—or so you thought until you disturbed a hive of African bees.
When you picked some mushrooms off the forest floor, you planned to make a nice risotto. But now you’re fighting for your life.
You're alone in the open sea on a surfboard, having been blown far offshore by a strong wind. What does it feel like? What do you do?
A remote car accident, a broken ski, a tumble in the snow, and a slow descent into hypothermia.
The vanishing of an iconic river creature in Alabama poses terrifying questions about the water we swim in and fish in and drink.
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.
There's a flipside to dehydration that kills athletes and otherwise healthy people every year. And it's on the rise.
Humans are on the brink of technologies that can control the weather and possibly save us from climate change. But playing God is risky.
When forecasts called for a massive tornado in central Oklahoma in 2013, storm chasers flocked to the area. Then all hell broke loose.