Gear Physics: The Leg-Saving Brilliance of Skis That Let Go
Modern skiing was made possible by a 1930s invention: releasable ski bindings.
Howl of the Manwolf: The Lost Skateboarding Classic "Machotaildrop" Stays Lost
In 2009, Corey Adams made a skateboarding movie unlike any other. For one thing, it was good. For another, it took place in a castle. And then it disappeared.
Revisiting "Big Wednesday," a Movie About Vietnam, Surfing, and Gary Busey
John Milius wrote "Apocalypse Now," directed "Red Dawn," and was the inspiration for "The Big Lebowski"'s Walter Sobchak. His deeply personal surfing-and-war movie is appropriately weird.
One Year After Deadly Disaster, Climbers Are Still Leaving Shit All Over Mount Everest
The human impacts on the ecology of the world's highest peak range from solid waste and water pollution to melting glaciers possibly brought about by climate change.