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Seeking Answers at a World-Class Lake

Why Does America Love Bass Fishing?

Why would a fisherman be content to flip on the tube, sit on the couch, and watch someone else fish? I followed a production crew at the world's best bass lake to find out.

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Dusty Tuckness, Modern Rodeo Clown

The Man Who Backflips Bulls

For five-time World Champion Dusty Tuckness, rodeo bullfighting isn't just saving fallen cowboys from hooves and horns — it's turning the escape into a masterpiece.

Travel Issue
25 Best Places to Travel in 2016

The Adventure List

Travel engages us in the small moments — a conversation with a foreign cabbie, the feeling of breathlessness in high altitude. For 2016, these places are where great adventures will take place, and where travelers will be forever changed.

The New Zealand Issue
A New Zealand Travel Guide

Lands Afar

We sent a team of four to New Zealand this winter to see what adventure looks like on the opposite side of the planet, making our way from the North Island to the sparse reaches of South Island. We returned with wild stories, films and photo essays. Welcome to Lands Afar.

Coffee Issue
Cupping Coffee with Expert Bean Buyers

What Does Your Coffee Taste Like?

What's behind the "bark," "peach cobbler" or "champagne" tasting notes on your bag of coffee beans? Lots of sniffing, slurping and spooning.