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An Open Letter To Captain Paul Watson on the Misguided Ire at the WWF, Greenpeace International and the Inuit

Sebastian Copeland | Posted 05.18.2016 | Green
Sebastian Copeland

Climate change, and not hunting, is the real threat to the polar bear populations. And that is what the WWF and Greenpeace International are advocating while respecting the rights of the indigenous communities of the high North.

Media Toaster Launches: An Interview With Michael Meis, Plus Drishti Beats Goes to CTIA Expo

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.03.2015 | Technology
Mike Ragogna

Media Toaster is a brand new, Burbank-based facility, specializing in innovative and proprietary filmed entertainment content delivery and post production technology.

Why The Arctic Ocean And Wildlife Warrant Special International Protection

Dr. Kristen McDonald | Posted 05.22.2016 | Green
Dr. Kristen McDonald

Amidst the recent troubling news that Shell Oil has received conditional approval to drill in Arctic waters, a separate, critical victory for the larger Arctic ecosystem was overshadowed.

Five Swims to Save the Ross Sea: Lewis Pugh, Pioneer Swimmer

Jacada Travel | Posted 06.30.2015 | Travel
Jacada Travel

On a mission to protect the Ross Sea, Lewis Pugh has been swimming in the most southerly water in the world: in the icy seas of Antarctica. Lewis Pu...

The Polar Loop Fitness-Tracking Wristband: My Review

Shelly Palmer | Posted 04.27.2014 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

If you're looking for a $99 fitness-tracking wristband with a display, you will like the Polar Loop. But the downsides are worth noting.

Looking Up (Day 11)

Ben Saunders | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Ben Saunders

We cranked out 10.2 miles today; I can tell you that dragging two-and-a-half times your body weight for seven hours is a bit of a workout. It felt colder than the numbers suggested, though thankfully the wind stayed at our backs all day.

Skiing To The South Pole

James M. Clash | Posted 06.04.2012 | Travel
James M. Clash

There are crazies that climb into a steaming sauna, then head outside to run around the ceremonial pole marker naked as soon as the temperature dips beneath 100 below.