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Jul 28, 2015 12:25 PM ET
Every year people flock to one of the most ominously named places in the United States: Badwater Basin, Death Valley. They flock there to run an insanely torturous foot race.
Jul 23, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Going uphill is largely a physical strain, while going downhill requires intense mental calculations.
Jul 21, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
Scott Jurek overcame an injury, sleep deprivation and steep terrain to complete a 2,189-mile run along the Appalachian Trail in 46 days and 8 hours.
Jun 4, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Adventurer Chelsey Magness strikes a pose, as she balances hundreds of feet above Steelhead Falls in Bend, Ore.
May 23, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The most beautiful and cleanest beaches, according to 'Dr. Beach,' range from Hawai'i to Massachusetts.
Feb 27, 2015 11:50 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
It takes much more than the actual leap to achieve a big wingsuit stunt.
Jan 15, 2015 07:30 AM ET // AFP
Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson began scaling the vertical wall nearly three weeks ago.
Jan 14, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Just as the Dawn Wall had once been considered too difficult to free-climb, the future of the sport lies in what today seems unfathomable.
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