Chris Burkard, the photographer, and van life aficionado shares an in-depth look at his life in this new short film. From his inspiration Ansel Adams to his new van build-out, we learn so much more about this famous storyteller. Like most of us, Chris had his passion for travel and nature instilled in him at a young age. It was largely thanks to his grandfather, who took him on his first road trip. Now Chris is trying to do the same for his family.
Growing up, Lacey England thought she would become a doctor, not a firefighter. Instead, England spends her workday rappeling into fires, joining the other 10 percent of women who help fight the flames that ravage our National forests each year. Firefighting has long been a predominately male profession—something that REI calls attention to with their latest short film, "Women In Fire “If you had asked me as a kid, I would've have said, ‘Oh, I can’t be a firefighter because I’m a girl’ It
Dr. Mark Vonnegut–the son of esteemed writer Kurt Vonnegut–is one of the world's foremost researchers of bipolar disorder. RELATED: See showtimes, buy tickets for the tour Vonnegut, who has carved out a career as one of the top pediatricians in the Boston after graduating from Harvard Medical School, and has authored multiple highly acclaimed books that talk about living with mental health disorders like bipolar disorder. But unlike other doctors who publish on their medical specialty,
A sawmill might not seem like the most ideal place to dirtbike, but Manuel Lettenbichler shows us that with a little imagination and determination, anything is possible. For Lettenbichler, the Austrian sawmill of Binderholz—the largest in Europe—is one endless playground. The absence of dirt doesn’t pose an issue for the Super Enduro Junior Champion who playfully tears through the 40 hectare site. Lettenbichler uses the saw dust and slick bark as an opportunity to test his finesse on his