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Huacas: Sacred Objects of the Incas

The Inca empire was the largest and most complex...

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Weekend Warm-Up: Unknown Factors

In 2018, Hansjorg Auer planned to lead a group...

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Victoria Evans is the Fastest Woman to Row the Atlantic 

Victoria Evans has shattered the female speed record for...

Hong Sung-Taek Returns to Lhotse South Face

He promised he would be back and he has...
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‘Machu Picchu’ is the Wrong Name for This South American Icon

A recent paper in an Andean archaeology journal indicates...

Adam Ondra is So Far Ahead of Everyone Else, It’s Crazy

Adam Ondra has carried the “world’s best climber” mantle...

The War in Ukraine: Climbers, Adventurers Become Soldiers, Drivers, and Fundraisers

The war in Ukraine has forced climbers, rowers, and...

Ancient Inventions That Were Centuries Ahead of Their Time

We live in an age where technology often surpasses...
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Woman to Paddle 2,400km From Minneapolis to Hudson Bay

Later this spring, Madison Eklund will leave on a...

Newcomers’ Guide: Fixed Ropes in Himalayan Climbing

Fixed ropes can make the difference between success and...
Ahu Tongariki on Easter Island. Photo: Ian Sewell, commons license

Yes, the Easter Island Statues Have Bodies — But That’s Old News

Every so often, an old story resurfaces and goes...

There Are Over 200 Earth-like Planets Beyond Our Solar System: NASA

NASA says that among over 5,000 identified extraterrestrial planets,...
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Arctic, Antarctica Shatter Heat Records Simultaneously

Over the weekend, soaring temperatures near the planet’s poles...

PRO TREK PRTB50-1: Your Wrist-Bound Adventure Guide

  This outdoor watch can help lead you along a...

Arctic Roundup: Sastrugi and Soft Snow

Barneo is indefinitely closed but a few Arctic expeditions...

Sherpas Reach Camp 1 on Dhaulagiri; Trango Attempt Ends

Imagine Nepal's rope fixers on Dhaulagiri, led by Mingma...

Source to Sea on Madagascar’s Mangoky River

On May 1, Oscar Scafidi and Ben Ziehm Stephen...

12 Women Begin 5,000Km Trek Across Himalaya

Twelve women over 50, led by 68-year-old Bachendri Pal,...

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A passion for the natural world drives many of...

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When we’re not outdoors, we get our adventure fix...

Weekend Warm-Up: Beginner to 9a in Four Years

The German-born Martina Demmel oozes natural talent. When she...

Asteroid That Caused Dinosaurs’ Extinction Hit Earth in Spring, New Research Shows

By now, it's old news — 66 million-year-old news...
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