Monthly Archives: September 2011

A Pair Of Adventure Interviews

We have a couple of good interviews this morning of two very interesting adventurers who have spent a lot of time on mountains and in very cold places. First up, my friends at CheapTents.com are making it a habit of … Continue reading

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Explorers Club Now Accepting Student Grant Applications

The Explorers Club is now accepting student grant applications for 2012. The program gives students, high school through grad school, who will be conducting individual scientific or exploration research projects the opportunity to receive funding to support their work. The awards … Continue reading

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Might Journey: Another Stand-Up Paddleboarder Completes The Mississippi

And yet another stand-up paddleboarding story today. A few weeks back, Dave Cornthwaite completed his SUP journey down the Mississippi River. Turns out he wasn’t the only one attempting that feat this summer. On June 8 of this year, Matthew … Continue reading

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are you working harder for less profit?

Guest post by Betsy Kruger.No customer wants to hear that you have other customers, but the truth is that you do. What’s more, no customer wants to hear that you have more important customers, but that’s also true.According to marketing … Continue reading

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Kayaking Video: Rider of the Year

We seem to have a bit of an aquatic theme going today, but the kayakers amongst us will be happy to see this one. Below is a video of the winners of “Rider of the Year” awards courtesy of Tribe, … Continue reading

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Video: Jeb Corliss Flies Wingsuit Through A Cave

This past weekend, BASE jumper Jeb Corliss was in China where he leapt from a hovering helicopter then used his wingsuit to successfully navigate his way through a large cave, and then eventually land safely on the other side. When I first … Continue reading

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mom entrepreneur interview: cynthia wylie

Mom Entrepreneur: Cynthia WylieBusiness: Bloomers IslandWebsite: www.BloomersIsland.comBloomers! teaches early learners plant science concepts and gardening concepts. It is a new kind of engaging children’s experience that brings the magical world of nature to life through an online virtual world, a … Continue reading

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Train For A Polar Adventure With Ice Warrior

The 2011 Antarctic season is just a few weeks away, and soon we’ll see a number of intrepid explorers setting out for the South Pole or other locations on the frozen continent. If you have your own dreams of visiting … Continue reading

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Everest Flight Crashes In Nepal, Kills 19

A small plane that was taking an arial tour of Mt. Everest earlier today, crashed amidst bad weather, killing all 19 people aboard. The flight, which is operated by Buddha Air, went down about 10 miles outside of Kathmandu while … Continue reading

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Video: Through The Khumbu Icefall

If you ask any climber on the South Side of Everest what the scariest part of the mountain is, most will invariably say that it is the Khumbu Icefall. Ironically enough, this portion of the climb is actually located at … Continue reading

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