The secret to staying safe while hiking is preparation
May 15, 2019, 11:30 a.m. by Laura Moss
Whether you're planning to camp or just go for a simple hike, here are 10 things you need.
The dream of building a coast-to-coast scenic bike trail just got real
May 14, 2019, 1:10 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It will cover 4,000 miles over 12 states — with nary a car in sight.
Unhealthy air plagues our national parks, just like it plagues our cities
May 8, 2019, 2:35 p.m. by Matt Hickman
New report adds to concerns about air quality in what are supposed to be our most sacred places.
Walk between the Smokies on North America's longest pedestrian suspension bridge
May 7, 2019, 1:27 p.m. by Ben Bolton
The Gatlinburg SkyBridge opens soon and stretches 680 feet.
Atlanta to Appalachia: My wife has decided we're going to be chicken farmers
May 1, 2019, 1:11 p.m. by Benyamin Cohen
We're preparing for the arrival of chicks — and learning about the wide new world of raising chickens.
Atlanta to Appalachia: My unlikely journey from urban gridlock to country living
April 18, 2019, 3:27 p.m. by Benyamin Cohen
How embracing a serene, rural lifestyle has taught me to use a chainsaw, ride a pickup and get off my blood pressure medication.
Denmark's ski slope (on top of a power plant) welcomes first guests
February 15, 2019, 9:08 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Copenhagen gains an unusual new landmark in the form of a multitasking waste-to-energy plant.
This couple created and hiked a new 2,600-mile loop through the Pacific Northwest
January 24, 2019, 11:27 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The UP North Loop offers a unique but daunting tour through an array of wild landscapes.
Something very big and very dark punched a hole in our galaxy
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
33 out-of-this-world images of the Milky Way, aurora borealis and more
11 things humans do that dogs hate
5 brilliant mathematicians and their impact on the modern world