Thomas Shanaman

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Scott Jurek: "I’m Getting Tired of this Stuff. It’s a Waste of Time and Energy for Everyone."

After setting the speed record on the Appalachian Trail in July, covering the entire 2,160-mile journey on foot in fewer than 47 days, sometimes hoofing 50 miles in a single day, Scott Jurek should have been enjoying a spell of much deserved respite. Instead, he’s been exchanging fire with …

Adventure Travel

The Insider's Guide to the Grand Canyon

Autumn, when temperatures fall and the tourist hordes go home, is the perfect time to head to the Grand Canyon. Whether you have a weekend or a month, we've got options.<p>Car Camp<p>You don’t have to take all your vacation days to have a good adventure. For starters, you get a pretty damn good view of …

Hiking

Permian Extinction: Volcanic Eruptions Blamed for Earth’s Biggest Die-Off

Geologists hauling hundreds of pounds of 250-million-year-old rocks from Siberia, through Russian and American customs, say luck was on their side. Not only did they successfully transport the huge haul, but they also may have confirmed the cause of Earth's worst mass extinction.<p>The culprit? …

Paleontology

Huge 'Ocean' Discovered Inside Earth

Scientists scanning the deep interior of Earth have found evidence of a vast water reservoir beneath eastern Asia that is at least the volume of the …

Earth Science

New Madrid earthquakes of 1811–12 | United States

<b>New Madrid earthquakes of 1811–12</b>, series of three large earthquakes that occurred near New Madrid, Missouri, between December 1811 and February …

Catastrophic Volcanoes Blamed for Earth's Biggest Extinction

Geologists hauling hundreds of pounds of 250-million-year-old rocks from Siberia, through Russian and American customs, say luck was on their side. …

Earth Science

First digital geological map of the world’s ocean floor

Geologists have used geological data sets from ships to produce the world’s first digital map of the seafloor’s lithology.<p>The map, produced by a team …

Office 2016 starts rolling out on September 22

Microsoft's next major Office update is now only a few weeks away: the software giant just announced that it will start rolling out Office 2016 starting on September 22. While it's not nearly as exciting as new hardware, it's still a significant release for Microsoft. It'll be the first version of …

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