It’s World Oceans Day, and what better day is there to learn about hammerhead sharks? PhD student and shark scientist Jaida Elcock explained some scientific theories behind hammerheads’ unique look in these must-see videos from her Instagram account. Divers also captured an insane tour of the inside of a shark’s mouth. Why Do Hammerhead Sharks [...]
Scientists summited the Wei-Assipu-tepui mountain in Brazil and discovered a mysterious new animal species carrying its babies on its back. Researcher Philippe J.R. Kok published the discovery of the creature on May 25 in the Zoological Letters journal. Kok embarked on a biological escapade to the mystical “small sandstone table-top mountain” of Wei-Assipu-tepui to explore [...]
Bear Grylls has completed many challenges in his career, but he is probably best known for his action-packed TV shows such as Running Wild, where he takes A-list celebrities to remote places to teach them survival skills. With his latest show I Survived Bear Grylls running on the small screen, we take a look at [...]
There are so many ways to get out and reconnect with nature across the U.S. While National Parks get a lot of attention, do you often consider the National Forests? Where are they? What’s the difference between National Forests and National Parks? Here are five National Forests that you’ll want to add to your road [...]
If you’re looking for ways to stretch your vacation time and your budget this summer, “slow travel” might be just the change of pace you need.
June 2nd is National Trails Day. If you’ve been looking to hike across the country, this is the article for you.
“Weird walks” have recently been trending on TikTok—and they’re just as straightforward as they sound. Basically, the game is this: Go out for a walk, and don’t head home until you’ve found something weird. That could be a bench with a funny inscription, some interesting graffiti you’ve never noticed before, or a funny animal interaction, [...]
Weather in the United Kingdom is often portrayed as dreary, foggy, and wet but you can also expect sunshine, clear skies, and people outside enjoying themselves. If you’re planning a vacation in London this summer, and want to move beyond Buckingham Palace, London Bridge, and the usual tourist trail and get outdoors – what are your [...]
California is home to some of the most incredible cave systems in the U.S. From the sprawling marble caves of the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the unique lava tubes in the Mojave, the caves of California draw novice and experienced cavers alike. Let’s take a look at some of the best underground adventures to be [...]