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The Far North, Part 2 -- The World's Northernmost University: Going Arctic on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 07.06.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

The journey back is beautiful, the snow-white peaks, the dark black crags soaring in their tormented pinnacles, gentle table tops and massive boulders, all bathed in the light of the full moon. Make that two full moons.

The Far North, Part 1 -- The Glaciers of Svalbard: Going Arctic on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 06.27.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

It prides itself on being the world's most northerly city, albeit with only about 2,000 residents; it's way beyond the Arctic Circle, just 813 miles f...

Bucket List Adventures You Can Actually Afford

Budget Travel | Posted 10.28.2013 | Travel
Budget Travel

Custer State Park is located just an hour's drive south of Mount Rushmore and is one of those places where reaching it is half the fun. There very few places on earth where you can actually get stuck in traffic because a herd of buffalo decided to cross the road.

Dog Totally Owns It

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.26.2013 | Comedy

Dogs don't usually ride sleds, but this one deserves a team of sled dogs of his own. Also, nice sweater and booties. It really completes your look...

What It's Like to Dog Sled In Northern Sweden

JustLuxe | Posted 10.30.2013 | Travel
JustLuxe

By Stefanie Payne My first taste of dog sledding came with a side of powerful joy -- one that I can only imagine is equivalent flying a plane for t...

PHOTOS: Norway's Pack-A-Day Habit

Samantha Hiew | Posted 04.01.2013 | Travel
Samantha Hiew

Seeing the stunning landscape of fjords, mountains, alpine trees and the Norwegian sea was an extraordinary visual feast, but my real Arctic adventure began when I met my canine heroes.

The Taste of Oil

Michelle Stauffer and Justin Lewis | Posted 10.27.2012 | Green
Michelle Stauffer and Justin Lewis

Drilling in the arctic circle is what they are calling "hot." Personally, I think it's a rather icy venture,.

The Iditarod: Mushing With The Best In The World

Rick Steves | Posted 04.30.2012 | Travel
Rick Steves

Over the last several winters, my sister has glided through the Alaskan wilds in subzero weather, running her beloved dog team down trails lit only by the moon.

PHOTOS: Dog Mushing 101

Kirsten Dixon | Posted 04.08.2012 | Travel
Kirsten Dixon

The premise of dog mushing is simple: hook a few dogs together along a rope, attach the rope to a sled, stand on the runners of the sled and hold on. The reality of dog mushing is infinitely more complex.

All Wrapped Up & All Of Norway To See

Paul Steele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Paul Steele

Norway in winter may sound cold and bland to many people but as I have found this February it is very far removed from that with a whole wealth of act...

So, You Think That's Cold?

Richard Bangs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Richard Bangs

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Extreme Winter Activities (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Huffington Post | ThienVinh Nguyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With autumn ending soon and the prospect of snow cover, winter enthusiasts are gearing up for the cold season's outdoor excursions. Check out these cr...

Richard Branson's Son Hired As "Green Ambassador"

Guardian | John Plunkett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bauer Radio's dance music station Kiss has hired Sir Richard Branson's son Sam to be its "green ambassador", with him set to take part in a series of ...