Wilderness Adventure

I’M STILL ALIVE

It was dark when the verger walked home, through the graveyard. But he wasn’t afraid. Of his many jobs in ...

YOU’RE NOT CRAZY, YOU JUST NEED TO GET OUT

So long treadmill. Adios elliptical. See ya when the snow flies stationary bike. The siren call of Autumn beckons us ...

THE SURPRISING DEPTH OF CONSCIOUSNESS IN ANIMALS SAVING HUMANS

In a flash out of nowhere, the wolf is mauling Muratbek Bakhtygali. No warning, no growling or any sound at all, the ...

SHORT: “YOU’RE ALL GOING TO DIE”

The worst "Help Wanted" ad ever, placed by Ernest Shackleton to recruit a crew for his ill-fated Imperial ...

FEATURED: MY BIG KRASH ON BIG KAME

I wake up and, before opening my eyes, know I’m lying in dirt and leaves, a trail by the feel of it. I’m trying to ...

SHORT: “BECAUSE I’M HERE”

“People ask me, 'What is the use of climbing Mount Everest?' and my answer must at once be, 'It is of no use.'There ...