Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2009’

Thursday Thought: Criticism, Conservation, & Politics by Teddy Roosevelt

I've always been enamored with Teddy Roosevelt. A gallant, eloquent statesman, he was also an ardent supporter of conservation in …

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Secrets of Shangri La

Cave complex in Upper Mustang, Nepal. He looked like Indiana Jones…really. And, it was probably intentional, a modern-day archaeologist/anthropologist of …

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Hidden Histories of Exploration by the RGS

A few weeks ago, I posted about some previously unseen images from the 1922 Everest Expedition having been found by …

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Thursday Thought: No Child Left Inside

Lila on Mt. Kinabalu, Borneo, at 7 months Last night I was with the First Ascent team at the Eddie …

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Thursday Thought: Get Travelin’ – October 15, 2009

  I’ve always loved to travel…Visiting foreign lands, experiencing new cultures and worldviews, religions and politics, never ceases to expand …

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Be First…Get Sponsored

You've heard about the great gear by First Ascent from me recently…Now, Eddie Bauer wants to help you get out …

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Thursday Thought: Hegel, MLK, Obama, and the Dalai Lama

I definitely tend toward the left side of the political spectrum, and identify myself more as a Democrat than otherwise. …

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First Ascent launches in 183 stores!!

Ed Viesturs on Everest, May, 2009. Photo by Jake Norton. As most of you know, I’ve been working closely with …

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Thursday Thought…Working with Passion

I was reading Colorado Biz Magazine today – which, by the way, is a great publication! – and their article …

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