August 30, 2004 | JON BOWERMASTER
The author's quest to visit every continent by kayak has given him a sea-level look at the bond between humans and the ocean
October 07, 2002
December 04, 1995 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Christian Stone
Citizens of Vanuatu, the South Pacific island where men jump off bamboo towers with vines tied to their legs as a virility ritual, are considering seeking royalties from bungee-jump operators all over the world.
July 22, 1985
AN ACT OF WAR AGAINST GREENPEACE
January 15, 1968 | Fred R. Smith
Until now the
trouble with Tahiti and Bora-Bora—and Fiji, Samoa, New Caledonia and the rest
of the islands that stretch across the Tropic of Capricorn—has been that they
were so far away from the American mainland,...