“How did one of the best young bike racers in the country wind up dead in an Austin apartment?”
This week, our editors recommend stories by Ryan Devereaux, Tess McNulty, Alyssa Harad, Leland Cecco, and Caitlin Giddings
“We took turns sitting beside my dad and holding his hand. On the TV in the living room, the Tour raced.”
This week, Longreads editors discuss stories in Outside Magazine, Backchannel (WIRED), and The New York Times: Styles.
Who would have thought scientists would ever compare wearing sunscreen to smoking cigarettes? At Outside magazine, Rowan Jacobsen explores.
Growth advocates in St. George, Utah want a billion-dollar pipeline to support a rising population. Conservationists don’t.
What does a naturalist do at the end of their career!? Retire in nature, of course.
This week, we’re sharing stories from Mike Mariani, Emma Marris, Patrick Rosal, Susana Ferreira, and Scott Indrisek.
Amanda Machado adds her voice to the growing chorus of women of color claiming their place in the rugged outdoors.
Who needs fear and loathing in Las Vegas when you can have joy and harmony in Miami?