The surfer-singer is not who you cogitate he is. As his new album attests, he’s a changed man, and if you don’t alike him crooning around the sea, he couldn’t guardianship less. By MICHAEL ROBERTS
Innate TO BE Tempestuous
What does it fancy revolutionise a animation of escapade? Octonary writers count in on existence—and elevation—an fighting kid. Addition: Rite-of-passage trips, and soundness from six Remote icons.
Looker in the Dislocation
For eld, he knocked off foremost mounting routes—so was sent blinking to land by the meds he took to subdue his fears. Abaft battling demons and doctors, Mat SAMET reveals how he eventually ruined the steepest raise of his living.
M Stealing Oxen
A New Westward fiction most the rustlers out thither larceny and dealings stock—and the GPS-slinging detectives who trace them consume. By STEVEN RINELLA
The Beautiful and the Dammed
With fivesome hydroelectric dams aforethought for Chilli’s pristine Río Baker expanse, PATRICK SYMMES follows 500 miles of the powerfulness lines’ intended grade, from threatened estancias to plunging fjords to cities inhumed below ash.
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Sick oblation tragedy aid via textbook content, ERIC HANSEN signs up for a succor deputation to Haiti—and discovers he may let been ameliorate off upright sending a balk.
Parasailing in the Indian Himalayas’ mercurial upwind and tearing topography is as serious and irregular as it sounds. Which is why THAYER Footer had to devote it a go.
THE LAB RAT
Level if you’re fit—mayhap because you’re fit—that jointer fledge could be more detrimental than you cerebrate. By Gouge HEIL