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The great white shark is in danger – but technology could save it

Ocearch, a non-profit organisation, is tracking sharks and other predators to focus conservation efforts. You can keep tabs too<p>It might be huge, streamlined and powerful, but the great white shark is in danger. An estimated 100 million sharks, including great whites, are killed every year, …

White Shark

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Antarctica 2014: Frédérick on the Home Stretch, Others Press Forward

It has been another busy couple of days in the Antarctic, where the teams of skiers continue to press on towards their goal despite difficult and …

Kilian Fischhuber in Rocklands, South Africa

<i>Kilian Fischhuber in Rocklands, South Africa</i><p>photo: Reinhard Fichtinger

110 Outdoor Ambassadors

Adventurers to iconoclasts, our project looks at the past 110 years to find 110 people in the outdoors world who have made a difference. Take a tour …

Seven Surefire Ways to Lose Climbing Access

<i>After 20-plus years of working to protect climbing access, the Access Fund has seen nearly every scenario for how to lose access to our precious</i> …

Climbing

Survivability, Cold, and the North Face of the Matterhorn

<b>This year has been a cold year for me,</b> starting with 50 days living at -30 in Queen Maud Land, and then slowly growing the dream of soloing Denali in …

Mountaineering

Photog Jimmy Chin fights gravity, fear to snap jaw-dropping adventure pics

Since Jimmy Chin committed himself to professional climbing and photography nearly 15 years ago, he's compiled quite the list of accolades.<p>Among …

Rock Climbers’ Traverse of Patagonia’s Iconic Skyline Takes Alpinism to the Next Level

While rock climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson take a rest day on their attempt to make the first free ascent of Yosemite’s Dawn Wall route on El Capitan (they are now in day 16 on 3,000-foot granite monolith), here’s a look at a completely different and spectacular adventure recently …

Climbing

Yosemite climbers pass another milestone in El Capitan free climb

Two climbers making an ascent up El Capitan in<p>Yosemite National Park are getting close to their goal.<p>As of Saturday, both men had cleared one of the more difficult stretches in their journey, to the cheers of onlookers.<p>“Pure joy,” Kevin Jorgeson wrote on Facebook after the milestone.<p>Since Dec. 27, …

The Coolest Car Tech We Saw At CES 2015

Wearables and gesture controls are dazzling, but the most useful automotive innovations at CES are far more practical.<p>Automakers invaded the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas with a record 10 manufacturers showing off wares. Among the innovations showcased were smart watches that unlock …

Car Tech

None of the Fitness Wearables Figured Out How to Beat Apple

In the absence of Apple’s wearable, fitness makers like Jawbone, Fitbit, Withings and others have seen a boon of popularity as they race to tell the world that wearables are here to stay.<p>It’s been a golden time of opportunity for these new companies to try set their own bar, since nobody had …

Wearable Tech

Apple's Dominant Camera Numbers On Flickr Threatens Canon's Supremacy

There was a point in time where Nokia overtook Kodak as the biggest ‘camera company’ in the world. In broad strokes Kodak didn’t manage to make the jump to digital and online, while Nokia worked on creating ‘good enough’ imaging in its first smartphones, before pushing forward and becoming the …

Mobile

The Food Lover's Cleanse Day 10 Menu

Congratulations, we're more than halfway there! Here's your Food Lover's Cleanse Day 10 menu. On the docket: Oatmeal with cacao nibs and figs for breakfast and a salad lunch of leftover chicken and Asian pear. For dinner, seared swordfish with fennel and endive with a side of red quinoa with …

Breakfast

Taken 3 Takes Weekend Box Office

While forecasts predicted <i>Taken 3</i> would have a similar opening to the first in the trilogy, the Liam Neeson-led action flick went above and beyond …

Photographer Documents a Melting Glacier in Africa with Lines of Fire

For his project “When I Am Laid in Earth,” photographer Simon Norfolk traveled to Mount Kenya to photograph the melting away of the Lewis Glacier, …

PHOTOGRAPHER ON TUMBLR @vastwun is an photographer from Melbourne, Australia aged between 21-35 years. I fell in love at first sight in his photographs. Lost places, dark halls, abandoned buildings...

Abandoned Buildings

7 Digital Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

Tourism

5 Tourism Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

Qatar Air to Become First Large Airline to Test Advanced Aircraft Tracking

Qatar Airways Ltd. plans to equip its fleet with an automatic tracking system amid an industry-wide push to prevent incidents like the disappearance …

The New Micro Hoteliers

A new breed of vacation-rental owners is taking a page from hotels and bringing more polish and professionalism to the industry.<p>Two years ago, when …

Brews of the five boroughs: a tour of New York's craft beer scene

The beer-making renaissance that kicked off in New York in the 1990s continues unabated, and today the city offers a staggering choice for both hard-to-please beer snobs and the uninitiated. From the Bronx to the southern reaches of Brooklyn, you're never far from an innovative draft. Learn the lay …

Divers Locate AirAsia's Black Box in the Java Sea

Search teams found the black box from the crashed AirAsia Bhd. jetliner, which will help investigators unlock how QZ8501 plunged into the Java Sea …

The best new tourist attractions on earth, according to Lonely Planet

If globe-trotting is on your bucket list this year, travel guide company Lonely Planet wants to tell you where to go. Its list of the world’s best travel experiences of 2015, part of its latest ebook, “New in Travel,” will take you off the beaten track from Ireland to Panama to South Africa. Here’s …

New Zealand