Video: Bombardier Blood Shows the Plight of the Mountaineer with Hemophilia

The video above is a trailer for a much longer documentary due out soon. Entitled Bombardier Blood, the film introduces us to mountaineer Chris Bombardier, who suffers from hemophilia. This condition can be dangerous and life threatening under the best of circumstances, but in the high mountains it can be especially dangerous. That hasn’t stopped Chris … Read more

Adventure Quickies: Altitude Sickness Drug Treats COVID-19, Robot Sloths, and More

My Friday “Adventure Quickies” post is all about sharing some interesting and unique news stories that I didn’t have the time or space to cover elsewhere. That can include gear reviews and deals, travel news, exciting discoveries, and so much more. So, with that in mind, here are a few things you may have missed … Read more

Video: 360º Video Captures Major Cities During Coronavirus Lockdown

The coronavirus pandemic has brought strange times to us all. Quarantines, social distancing, and lockdowns have created desolate and deserted streets, even in major metropolitan areas across the globe. To get a sense of how those places look, just check out this video from National Geographic. It uses 360º video technology to capture the landscapes … Read more

Video: How to Safely Go Outside During the Pandemic

Going outside is always good for you, both mentally and physically. Yes, even amidst a global pandemic, it is still safe to go outside, provided you respect social distancing procedures and give others plenty of space. In this video, the team at Outside magazine share some tips on how you can safely go outdoors during the coronavirus outbreak, … Read more