For thousands of years, humans have looked towards the heavens, questioning: Who created all this? What's out there? Are we alone in the universe? Will we ever answer these questions?
Follow Hasnain's adventure to clean the land, water and air pollution of his beloved country, India.
Several years ago, Mikkel Aaland on a quest for peace, placed Shinto stones in South Africa, the Philippines, and Germany. Shortly thereafter, South African apartheid came to an end, President Marcos left the Philippines and the Berlin Wall came crumbling down.
Although some consider it more "Motel 6" than "ClubMed," the Mir space station is being resurrected and transformed into the first tourist destination in space.
Traveling around the world for tens years after college left her with an enormous craving for more adventure. “Once you start it’s hard to stop,” Janine explains.
Cheryl Friedman can’t hold the same job for more than three years. This isn’t because she’s irresponsible, or untalented, it’s because she can’t let three years go by without taking a long trip.
Imagine riding your bike 7,000 miles to Nepal, carrying a year's supply of gear and food. Next, think about carrying 143 pounds, unassisted, up to Everest Base Camp. Now picture yourself climbing the world's tallest mountain alone, completely self-contained, without the help of Sherpas and without bottled oxygen. Sound impossible? In May of 1996, a Swedish mountaineer named Göran Kropp accomplished just that. Then he packed his gear and biked back home.
Welcome to Brooke Mantia's space tourism column! Only a few hundred people have traveled in space, but millions dream of it. This is Brooke's journey to make space tourism a reality.
Retired couple Dick and Ingrid return with an Update of their Pacific Coast Bicycle Trip.
Mother India. I’ve been lucky enough to return five times after my first trip there as a baby and my feelings of love for the country have traveled on a steady path of ascension.
This month's feature photo. Two llamas greet the sunrise in the Andes Mountains by world-renowned photographer, Lisa Kristine.