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Winter Adaptations: How our Bodies Change in Cold Weather

If we spend a lot of time in low temperatures, do our bodies change to help us cope? Or do we just ‘get used to it’?

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Barne Glacier. PICTURE CREDIT: Trip photographer Herbert Ponting

Not Quite the World’s Worst Journey

Struggling with winter conditions? It could be worse. You could be lugging a sled over crevasses in pitch darkness, in negative 50 degrees.

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Finding Adventure in the Everyday

Drawing on a lifetime of travel, Hari Raj reflects on the nature of adventure, finding that it can be as big or as small, as crazy or as tame, as far-reaching or as insular, as you want it to be.

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The Chemistry of Thrill Seeking

Some high-sensation seekers crave ever more exotic, intense experiences — even when physical or social risks are involved. Outdoor investigates the science behind it.

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Sean Conway in action

To prepare or to wing it?

We talk to four seasoned explorers to discover just how much homework you should put in before setting off on a large outdoor escapade.

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Two wheels, one passion

Whatever type of riding you partake in, be it downhill sprints and cross-country marathons, we’re all united by our sense of adventure. So Ash Gray muses, reflecting on his time in Telluride, Colorado.

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Camping Can Rewrite Your Sleeping Pattern

Falling out of sync with the sun? The latest studies tell us camping away from artificial light can have surprising health benefits.

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Taking Running Tips from the Cavemen

Enough with the deep analysis of every footfall. It’s time to hearken back to our roots, shed the science, and run for the sake of running.

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Jeff Moore, Bunny Bucket Buttress (eight pitches, 18), Grose Valley, Blue Mountains

Responsible Rock-climbing

If your beta advises ‘taking Prusiks’, then at least find out what a Prusik is.

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Part-time Scientist, Full-time Adventurer

Everyday folks are playing an increasingly vital role in developing our understanding of the world through citizen science.

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Victoria's Top 5 Adventure Regions

Seeking a new setting? Outdoor unveils the best places in Victoria for your next adventure, whether you're looking for an amble or an ascent, a paddle or a pedal.

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24 Hour MTB Marathon in Armidale

50 riders will compete around the clock to take home WEMBO titles this year and in 2020, in the stunning setting of Armidale.

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