Interviews and Profiles


My first fish on a fly
Having grown up fishing (with a spin rod) with friends off the coast of Martha’s Vineyard for blues and stripers I am not a complete newbie to...
The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is the largest and northernmost refuge in the National Wildlife Refuge System, and is located entirely north of...
Fly-fishing Expert Shares His Passion and Wisdom
Paul Scott, 42, of Virginia, has been fishing since he was a tyke. As an adult, he professionally guided for Orvis in for five years and taught...
This Wilderness Survival Expert Will Keep You Safe and Alive
Dave Canterbury's wilderness survival videos have attracted a loyal and exceptionally popular following on YouTube. His Wilderness Outfitters...
Ultra-running in Death Valley
It takes a special breed of runner who races in marathons. It takes an even more special breed who prefers ultra-marathoning. So what should we make...
Down on the Farm in Maine
The picturesque Blue Ribbon Farm in central Maine is home to several dozen Dorset sheep and their caretakers, Bob and Mary Burr, who have been raising...
Wild at Heart
Wildlife photographer Carol Polich is as patient and observant as the big-game animals she stalks with her watchful eye behind the Canon. After years...
Modern Medicine Man
Mankind has been in search of new medicines since the dawn of time. We found our first drugs in nature and we've continued to rely on such natural...
My Visit to Easter Island
Easter Island (Rapa Nui) was the dream trip of a lifetime. I have wanted to visit Easter Island since I was seven-years old and saw my first...
Behind the Scenes with Search And Rescue:
A nose is a nose is a nose. But with dogs, its most important sense is smell. "A dog's nose is as important as our eyes are to us," says Dr. Brian...
The Gear Junkie
The Gear Junkie: Interview with Stephen Regenold"I like to think that I walk the walk and talk the talk," says Minneapolis-based journalist Stephen...
Fighting Malaria with Bednets
To most of us, economists seem like ivory-tower academics who spend their waking hours analyzing national income and employment figures. Yet a...

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