Teenage skiier found alive after 2 nights in bitter cold
March 6, 2013, 9:18 a.m.
Video: The high school senior survived two freezing nights alone by building a snow shelter.
Iditarod kicks off with festive ceremonial start
March 4, 2013, 9:48 a.m.
Video: Mushers and their dogs took a leisurely jaunt through Anchorage on Saturday in the ceremonial start of Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. The competitive start of the thousand-mile race is Sunday.
Happy campers: Hittin' the road in a 40-square-foot teardrop trailer [Video]
February 28, 2013, 11:20 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Blogger Christina Nelleman invites faircompanies to squeeze on in to the Sunflower, a teardrop-shaped tiny home-on-wheels that's compact size encourages more outdoor time (provided the weather behaves).
Appropriate technology lessons from the Yukon Quest
February 12, 2013, 3:07 p.m. by Chris Turner
Every year, dogsled teams race 1,000 miles across the frozen north in the Yukon Quest race, demonstrating the value of finding the right tool for the job.
Surfer rides biggest wave ever recorded
January 30, 2013, 9:53 a.m.
Video: A video camera was recording when a Massachusetts native found himself surfing the face of a wave off the coast of Portugal estimated at 90 feet in height.
Bikes, boats and rock climbers invade London [Photos]
January 18, 2013, 12:30 p.m. by Catie Leary
A bike show, a boat show, an outdoor show and an active travel show join forces this weekend at London's ExCeL Centre. The massive event features manufacturer trade stalls, speeches, demonstrations and areas where visitors can climb rock walls or ride bikes.
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