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Running the World 196
Running the World 196

Brutal Heat in Africa Before Butter is Forced to Return to the UK

Update // May 20, 2019 // Running the World 196
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( 7.9 ) CRITIC RATING

From Ethiopia, Butter headed on to the tiny archipelago of Comoros. Here he found the volcanic islands to be “kind of ruined by humans, pollution and traffic.” During his run, he battled high temperatures, higher humidity and low energy. He ma...(more)

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Saving India’s Wild-spaces, but at what cost?

Update // May 18, 2019 // Out of Eden
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( 9.9 ) CRITIC RATING

Salopek has continued along the Buddha trail through Bihar state, India. With walking partner Bhavita Bhatia he has observed how India is struggling to protect its last natural areas. As India's population approaches 1.4 billion the need to protec...(more)

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Vescovo Sets World Record to Deepest Place on Earth

Update // May 14, 2019 // The Five Deeps
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( 8.4 ) CRITIC RATING

On April 28 Victor Vescovo piloted the Limiting Factor down to a depth of 35853ft (10928m) at the famously deepest place in the world, the Challenger Deep, in the Pacific Ocean's Mariana Trench, setting a new world record. Vescovo's dive was a tot...(more)

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Rescued Climber Dies; ‘Nims’ Headed to Mountain #2 of 14

Update // May 12, 2019 // 14/7 Project Possible
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Nirmal 'Nims' Purja and his team summited the first '14/7' peak, Annapurna I, on April 23rd. The very next thing we heard, on April 25th, was that they were suddenly involved in an emergency rescue mission. A Malaysian climber named Chin Wui Kin ...(more)

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