Having climbed the Seven Summits and reached both poles for a record Explorers Grand Slam, Colin O’Brady has as many high-altitude expedition miles under his belt in the past six months as anyone on earth.
You’ve got to hand it to Lance Armstrong – he’s a fighter. Sure, Tiger Woods may look like a shoo-in for this year’s Biggest Comeback from a Spectacular Fall from Grace by a Sporting Star of the 2000s.
By July 25, Alexander Gukov and Sergey Glazunov had been on Latok I for 14 days. The Russian climbers had brought just five days’ worth of food for their final push on the 23,440-foot peak in central and
Expect more. That’s the verdict of climate scientists to the record-high temperatures this spring and summer in vastly different climate zones. The contiguous United States had its hottest month of May
Marc Morano is the real-world fossil fuel industry version of Nick Naylor. His career began working for Rush Limbaugh, followed by a job at Cybercast News Service where he launched the ‘Swift Boat’ attacks
Polish mountaineer becomes first person ever to ski off summit of K2, the world's second highest mountain
A Polish mountaineer has become the first person to ski from the summit of K2 – the world’s second highest mountain at 8,611m, just below Everest at 8,848m. Culminating on Sunday, this was Andrzej Bargiel’s
By Jason Samenow Jason Samenow Editor and writer covering weather and climate Email Bio Follow On the first day of summer, midway through another historically hot year for the planet, meteorologists worldwide
Hiking is about more than exercise, pleasant scenery or getting from A to B; putting one foot in front of the other for hours, days or even weeks on end creates a special sense of connection to a place.
Not long ago, my girlfriend and I set out for a 20-mile mountain bike ride in the Gila National Forest, in southern New Mexico. We had plenty of food and water, but we were armed with only vague directions
A British base jumper has died in the Italian Dolomites after launching himself from a 9,500ft high mountain. The Briton was named by Italian police as Robert Haggarty, 47, from Andover, Hants. He launched
This isn’t another listicle telling you to put your headlamp on your water bottle to turn it into a lantern. These are genuinely useful upgrades you can make to your current camping setup, without spending
Last year, Outside reported that the Hillary Step, the iconic feature 200 feet below Everest’s summit, had been fundamentally altered by the 2015 earthquake that shook the mountain. The reporter based