Featured by Alisha McDarris
How to beat the crowds and enjoy the best hiking trails in peace
Large numbers of people can harm the environment and your experience.
Eat like an ancient Roman by recreating bread from Pompeii
Walk like an Egyptian, eat like a Roman.
Ultralight backpacking hacks no one tells you about
You pack it, you carry it.
Everything you need to know about scorpion stings and venom
In the wild, you probably won't see many scorpions just hanging out in the sun.
The best ways to reduce light pollution and improve your quality of life
One of the few times we recommend you embrace darkness.
Know the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion. One can kill you quickly.
Hot weather can be overwhelming.
How a popcorn popper can help you roast coffee beans at home
Learn a skill that will make you stand out as a die-hard coffee lover.
You should never have to fight off a shark—but here’s how to do it (just in case)
You’re more likely to be bitten by a New Yorker.
How to prevent getting struck by lightning
And what to do if you are.
The most effective ways to avoid bee, wasp, and hornet stings
Your guide to a sting-free summer.