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An unexpected message led to an impromptu backcountry adventure Tuesday evening. 

I was introduced to Jeff Mart with a text message just a few hours before setting off for Mount Rainier National Park with him. He was somewhere in the middle of a two month-ish cross country journey, and in need of an adventure buddy. I was happy to fill the role. 


Today’s the day. The day you help save the internet from being ruined.


Yes, you are, and we’re ready to help you.

(Long story short: The FCC is about to make a critical decision as to whether or not internet service providers have to treat all traffic equally. If they choose wrong, then the internet where anyone can start a website for any reason at all, the internet that’s been so momentous, funny, weird, and surprising—that internet could cease to exist. Here’s your chance to preserve a beautiful thing.)

San Diego sunset. Film journey.

San Diego sunset. Film journey.


Most of us know that California and many other western states are in a state of severe drought, but visualizing the crisis is a different story.

Getty Images photographer Justin Sullivan captured these dramatic aerial shots of California’s reservoirs and placed them side-by-side with images taken several years ago.

Aerial Photos Highlight California’s Severe Drought

via In Focus

Morning Playlist.

Morning Playlist.