“As the world’s best-known oceanographer—Sylvia is to our era what Jacques Cousteau was to an earlier one—she feels a heavy responsibility. In her lifetime, she has seen the ocean damaged in ways humans never thought it could be. The ongoing disaster leaves her mournful, desolate, and sometimes scary to talk to. Since her first dive, in a sponge-diver’s helmet in a Florida river when she was 16, she has spent 7,000 hours, or the better part of a year, underwater.”
An ocean race from the Olympic Peninsula to Alaska, with no motors allowed.
On the troubled, legendary Deschutes River fly-fishing guide.
Twenty-five years later, the deaths of a couple on the Trail remain shocking – and mostly unexplained.
When deep sea diver Dave Shaw reached the bottom of Bushman’s Hole, he discovered the body of Deon Dreyer. Though Dreyer had been gone for 10 years, Shaw was determined to bring him back.
A vegan sets out to see if there’s an ethical, sustainable way to eat fish in 2015.
A BASE jumper emerges from a coma after a bad fall and sets about rebuilding his body and his life.
On being among giant reptiles with a parent you don’t understand.
On Juliana Buhring, a former cult member who became the first woman to bike around the world.