Do you know what to do when a black widow spider lurks on the underside of the toilet seat, or raccoons are coming through the cat door? Rachel Levin's Look Big has survival tips for encounters with 50 creatures on the scale from man-eating to merely irritating.Read more
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“We make all kinds of timing decisions in life. We think it’s an art. It’s actually a science.” – Daniel H. PinkRead more
Concerned about enemies taking over the power grid or our nuclear facilities? These seven books won't reassure you, but at least you'll finally put together a good bug-out bag.Read more
Sir Roger Bannister, the first human to be recorded running a mile in under four minutes, died on March 3 at the age of 88. Neal Bascomb, author of The Perfect Mile: Three Athletes, One Goal, and Less Than Four Minutes to Achieve It, reflects on Bannister's triumph.Read more
Get ready to see some of the coolest birds you've ever laid eyes on in the newest book of Joel Sartore's photographs for the Photo Ark project.Read more
Why did a successful rock and roll photographer go in search of some of the 20th century's most celebrated mountaineers? Because they're (still) there.