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I'm With Stupid: Xactly What Is so Fun About These Games?

Todd Hartley | Posted 04.05.2014 | Denver
Todd Hartley

I don't get it. I honestly don't understand the appeal of the X Games. I realize that it's because I'm a crotchety, old fart, but they just strike me as really, really lame.

Speak Up With Jimmy: 2014 Winter Olympics Talk With Tyler Duckworth

Jimmy Nguyen | Posted 03.26.2014 | Sports
Jimmy Nguyen

I preview the 2014 Winter Olympics in this interview with MTV reality star and now sports journalist Tyler Duckworth. Tyler and I talk about the infr...

WATCH: This Paragliding Video Is Absolutely Incredible

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

It's a bird! It's a plane! Wait, no -- it's Jean-Baptiste Chandelier performing some of the most incredible paragliding feats we've ever seen in our l...

WATCH: Breakdancing With Fireworks Is Seriously Extreme, Possibly Insane

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

First, a warning that there is some rather strong language mixed with extremely dangerous feats of skill and insanity in the video above. Do not ever ...

WATCH: This Is Evidence That Humans Conquered The Impossible This Year

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 12.27.2013 | Good News

Humans continue to outdo themselves. From canyon jumping to two-person motorcycle wheelies and lion-hugging, people did amazing things all over th...

Leave This To The Professionals

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 12.26.2013 | Sports

Professional snowboarders, Jeremy Jones and Bryan Iguchi, had been waiting for the perfect moment to take the vertical ride down the Grand Teton Mount...

'Is This Wheel Life?' Wheelchair Freestyler Is Defying The Odds.. And Gravity

Posted 11.22.2013 | Good News

When Aaron "Wheelz" Fotheringham misses a landing and crashes, he asks himself one question: "Is this wheel life?" The 21-year-old wheelchair motoc...

Why You Should Start Chasing Waterfalls

Posted 11.19.2013 | Travel

Yep, there's a person in that waterfall. When most people see a 500 foot waterfall, they freeze in their tracks, gawk at the awe-inspiring force of...

You Won't Believe What This Woman Did At 90

Phyllis Sues | Posted 11.08.2013 | Fifty
Phyllis Sues

I have a few thoughts about jumping out of a plane. Am I nervous? Am I frightened? Anxiety, yes, but once I'm flying I'll let go. At 85, it was the same with trapeze. Jumping from the platform was one thing, but flying was a piece of cake! On the trapeze, I was weightless and selfless.

America's Cup

Peter Neill | Posted 12.23.2013 | Green
Peter Neill

The ocean is a spectacular place for teaching and learning. Sea experience has formed the bodies, skills, values, and lives of young people for all time the world over.

WATCH: Breakdancing Waterskiing Grandpa Rocks Out

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 10.22.2013 | Weird News

While you may not be familiar with the name Michael Temby yet, chances are that you will be by the time you finish watching this video from GoPro. ...

Biggest Mountain Bike Backflip Makes History

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.16.2013 | Weird News

Get ready to lose your breath. Mountain biker Cam Zink has made history. For this year's Red Bull Rampage on the Oakley Icon Sender in Utah, Zink p...

Insane Base Jumping Will Make Your Heart Jump Out Of Your Chest

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.10.2013 | Weird News

That's not flying... That's falling with style! With extreme style, that is. Simple sightseeing wasn't enough for jumpers, Marshall Miller, Cade P...

How Is He Still Alive?

Posted 10.04.2013 | Comedy

Yes, we've seen it all before: epic this and crazy that and unbelievable what have yous are plentiful on the internet. But we will never stop marveli...

From Beam to Jetman at Bloomberg Link Next Big Thing Summit

James Grundvig | Posted 11.26.2013 | Technology
James Grundvig

Sitting in the press area at the Apella Theater on the east side of Manhattan, I looked up and saw this tall, slender, mobile robot zoom over to me, very Jetson-like. But it was a robot without arms or legs.

WATCH: After Falling 40 Feet, Climber Made Goodbye Video

Posted 09.17.2013 | Los Angeles

Having slid down a glacier and then fallen 40 feet into a crevasse, Ted Porter thought he was going to die. In excruciating pain from a broken back, h...

WATCH: Death-Defying Video Will Leave You Speechless

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 09.06.2013 | Weird News

If you're an aficionado of extreme sports and first-person video games, then prepare to have your mind blown by a real-life tribute to modern gaming c...

Make My Day, Machu Picchu, The Finale

Kevin Swan | Posted 10.20.2013 | Impact
Kevin Swan

When you're on the side of a mountain in the middle of a range chock full of them, dusk turns to darkness in an instant. We were on hour six of our four hour hike, our large group of 25 people, all walking the same treacherous trail.

WATCH: Young Skater Backflips Onto Another Skateboard

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.29.2013 | Sports

Sorry, Tony Hawk. Apparently straight backflips are old-school these days. Instead, how about a backflip that starts and ends on different boards? ...

Skiing the Cirque

Joseph Olshan | Posted 09.23.2013 | Books
Joseph Olshan

Unlike some of my contemporaries who can research an era hundreds of years ago and miraculously and imaginatively inject themselves into lost time, I feel creatively confined to the perimeters of my own life.

Diver Takes Breathtaking Jump

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.03.2013 | Travel

Cliff diver Gary Hunt took a giant leap Saturday -- and it paid off. At the 2013 Cliff Diving World Series, the 28-year-old from Southampton, UK, j...

Brave Or Stupid? Either Way, Don't Try This.

Irina Dvalidze | Posted 07.01.2013 | Sports

Jumping off a 120' cliff at Lake Mead is a stupid idea, unless you survive....? Nope, nope, still a stupid idea. This guy apparently did survive and w...

Motocross Legend Larry Linkogle's Mind Of The Demon: A Great, Gritty Read

Xaque Gruber | Posted 08.31.2013 | Books
Xaque Gruber

I didn't even know how to spell motocross correctly until this book came across my desk, but I was compelled to read it having heard the Linkogle urban-legend tales -- and I loved it cover to cover.

How Far Would You Go... A Million Miles?

Jay Scott | Posted 08.13.2013 | Impact
Jay Scott

There aren't many certainties in this life, but one thing I know for sure is that when your child is sick, fighting a life-threatening illness, as a parent, you would do anything to cure them.

PHOTO OF THE DAY

Posted 05.30.2013 | Arts

Imagine standing on a narrow platform 20 stories high with nothing to catch you. Now imagine skipping rope on that precarious spot. Are you terrified ...