Stuntman Gary Connery made history today by becoming the first person ever to leap from a perfectly good aircraft and land safely without the aid of a parachut
A Michigan high school principal suspended more than 60 seniors yesterday. Why? Had they hazed underclassmen? Vandalized the classrooms? Gotten drunk before class? Nope.
In case you haven't heard, May is National Bike Month, and while it encourages folks to ride their bike to work every day, the League of American Bicyclists
Keep the freebies rolling: This week, not only can you enjoy free admission to all U.S.
On May 19, Italian climbers went to Trento, Italy, to participate in the Block and Wall bouldering competition—which took place, not on boulders, per se, but on the walls and buildings that l
Human-grizzly encounters are on the rise in Yellowstone, according to a new report issued by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Here's the best excuse for workplace procrastination we've seen in a while.
Chances are you’ve been hungry on a road trip and had to turn to a mini-mart for sustenance.
From 2000 to 2009, the number of people who finished a marathon increased by 58 percent—from 299,018 in 2000 to 473,354 in 2009.
A lot of apparel companies make a lot of claims about their products—it’s bomb-proof (whatever that means) or waterproof and breathable (ha!) or reflects your body heat with shiny dots&
How long does it take to walk around the globe?
Direct-to-consumer brands usually call to mind images of either door-to-door salesmen peddling vacuums or the Avon and Mary Kay makeup parties mom held during my youth.
We’ve found it—proof that our city-dwelling, civilized-human-being ways have left us craving a bit of the old Gladiator-era adrenaline rush: The Spar
As a bucket list challenge, running a marathon should involve a little suffering, but there’s no shame in choosing a fast course to stack the deck in your favor.
Leah Thorvilson’s year began with high hopes, which were quickly dashed.
When the late Sammy Wanjiru won the 2008 Olympic Marathon in an event record time of 2:06:32, his primary tactic was to put in long surges on the wide open straightaways of the flat and smooth Beij
What do radioactive tuna and (literally) tons of trash have in common?
During the seventh leg of the 2011/2012 Volvo Ocean Race (a high-speed yacht race that, thanks to a treacherous 39,000 nautical miles and ni
Huck, a new short by filmmaker Andy Maser, beautifully showcases a day in the life of 23-year-old whitewater kayaker Evan Garcia—one of the emergin
Ryder Hesjedal of team Garmin-Barracuda capped off a scintillating three weeks of bike racing in Milan over the holiday weekend by winning the 95th annual Giro d’Italia.
“This is what you get after 16 years of R&D: Stylish, functional eyewear that can endure a world of abuse and won’t allow anything to get in the way of clear vision, fit or comfort.
Mushy romantic has never been my style, but I admit it: I felt rather goo-goo.