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Updated: Another Polar Bear Attack in Svalbard

A polar bear injured a man in a surprise...

Great Survival Stories: The Lykov Family Survives 40 Years in Siberia

In 1936, fleeing Stalin's Terror and religious persecution, in...

Mountaineer Goes Missing Again in the Same Place

Kiwi mountaineer Marni Sheppeard is missing in the mountains...
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Great Survival Stories: The Robertson Family

A family's nautical dream turns into a 38-day nightmare...
Hugh Glass

Legends Series: Hugh Glass

The true story of the man Leonardo DiCaprio played...

Manaslu, Laila Peak Updates

At Manaslu Base Camp, the climbers are getting some...

How Death in the Mountains Affects Those Left Behind: Interview With Maria Coffey

It’s already been a tough year for the mountaineering...

Poles Return To Winter Karakorum, Target Leila Peak

Because of the tragic events on K2, we naturally...

Has the Dyatlov Pass Mystery Been Solved?

In 1959, nine students went on a skiing trip...

Bear Chases Skier in Romania

Famous for its ski resorts and a sci-fi style...

K2: Chaos at Camp 2

After a week at Base Camp waiting for the...

Exploration Hoaxes: “Nature Man”

Forget the TV shows Naked and Afraid and Survivor,...

Moro and Txikon Unveil Manaslu Plans

Simone Moro, Alex Txikon, and Iñaki Alvarez will fly...

Top Expeditions 1970-2020, #8: Alone Across Australia

“There’s a madman with a gun!” Ben Knight of...

Surviving Extreme Winter Dangers

In winter travel, physical suffering, mental hardship, and discomfort...

Jost Kobusch: Still Focused on Winter Everest

With all eyes fixated on winter K2, a young...

Back From the Dead on Mount Rainier

After 45 minutes of CPR, and being placed on...

Hikers Survive 19 Days Lost in New Zealand Bush

On May 9, most New Zealanders were in the...

The Real Lord of the Flies

Western culture tends to present people as innately selfish....

Winter Himalaya 2020: Final Recap

Heavy snow and dangerous conditions have forced the Polish...

Last Chance for Winter Everest: Kobusch Moves, Txikon Readies

After two days without a signal, Jost Kobusch is...

Urubko: What Happened on Broad Peak, and Why He’s Retiring

The current winter season in the Karakorum has ended...

Breaking: Broad Peak Push aborted

Denis Urubko and his two teammates have retreated on...

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