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Everest Base Camp Is In The Midst Of A COVID-19 Outbreak

Over the past decade, Mount Everest has been beset by a steadily increasing amount of climbers, with a record 382 summit permits awarded in 2019. The pandemic wiped out the numbers for 2020, since peak Everest summit season stretches from mid-April to late May, but this year, tourists have flocked back to the (allegedly) tallest […]

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Trekkers walk along a path at Namche Bazar town in the Everest region of Solukhumbu district on April 25, 2021. (Photo by PRAKASH MATHEMA / AFP) (Photo by PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP via Getty Images)

Marathon Pacer Decides To Just Keep Racing, Wins With Olympic Qualifying Time

Running
Smith contesting the 2020 half marathon championship.

New River Gorge Offers Stunning Trails, Subpar Locations For Faking Your Own Death To Avoid Fraud Charges

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New River Gorge's iconic steel arch bridge.

Volcano Cool

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Lava flows down Etna with the city of Catania in the foreground

The Dark Legacy Of The CIA’s Bungled Plot To Have Famous Climbers Plant Nuclear-Powered Sensors In The Himalayas

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Nanda Devi as the sun sets.

A Suggestion For Bird Feeding

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A tomtit and a sparrow feed from a bird feeder in a park in Moscow on January 31, 2019. (Photo by Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP) (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images)

K2 Grudgingly Allows Its First Winter Summit

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Eight of the 10 people that reached the top of K2.

Going On Runs

Video Games
Slay the spire

Trash Animals Send Delegates To Landmark Council Of Garbage Feasters

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A cartoon possum, raccoon, and skunk huddle around a table.

Here Are Some Birds That We Like

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The Biggest National Forest In The Country Is Now On The Chopping Block

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A coastal section of the Tongass National Forest

The University Of Utah Finally Owned Up To Not Stopping Lauren McCluskey’s Murder

Track and Field
This is a photo of Lauren McCluskey

Now Is The Time To Befriend The Birds, By Feeding Them

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A blue ceramic bird-feeder.

As Obvious As This May Seem, If Someone Calls For Help In The Wilderness, Help Them

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Hikers stroll past lake

U.S. Government, To Duck Stamp Artists: Make Sure Everyone Knows Ducks Can Be Shot

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TOPSHOT - A wood duck or Carolina duck, a species of perching duck found in North America, is seen in a pond at the Ghosh Para area of Howrah District near Kolkata on August 11, 2020. (Photo by Dibyangshu SARKAR / AFP) (Photo by DIBYANGSHU SARKAR/AFP via Getty Images)

ESPN’s Tony Reali Tells Us About Helping Rescue A Downed Peregrine Falcon

Interviews
Tony Reali with the bird.

William Perry Pendley, America’s Most Zealous Crusader Against Public Lands, Finally Gets The Boot

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Look at Pendley's mustache

What Will California Be After The Smoke Clears?

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The San Francisco skyling obscured by thick smoke.

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