Outside Podcast: The Everest Effect
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We explore the choice they made and look into the fascinating science around how we make decisions in high-risk environments—and live with them afterward.

Outside Podcast: The Death Blow
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Science can’t fully explain why and how tornadoes form.

Outside Podcast: Cloudbusters
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Now, we’re controlling more weather than you might think—and on the brink of a technology that may save us from the effects of climate change.

Outside Podcast: A Very Scary Fish Story
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The swamps of Alabama are one of the most biodiverse places on earth.

Outside Podcast: Dr. Michael Gervais on Mental Mastery
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If you’re a top-tier professional athlete trying to train your brain, you’re likely going to turn to Michael Gervais, a renowned expert in high-performance psychology.

Outside Podcast: The Fine Art of Weaponizing Critters
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In this story, our friends at New Hampshire Public Radio’s Outside/In reexamine the history of biocontrol to find out the truth behind the horror stories and understand why throwing hungry critters as a problem has enduring appeal.

Outside Podcast: Racing a Dying Brain
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When something goes wrong in the wilderness, someone needs to evacuate and get help. When that someone is you, and every minute counts, the stress is enormous. And you just might not be fast enough.

Outside Podcast: Dangerously Delicious
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There are several thousand species of mushroom, but only a handful that will kill you.

Outside Podcast: The Secret History of Biosphere 2
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What if you could opt out of society and go live in a completely self-contained glass bubble in the desert?

Outside Podcast: Can’t Hack It? Gene-Hack It.
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Outside editor Christopher Keyes looks at the efforts of Josiah Zayner, who is taking a damn-the-torpedoes approach to doing everything he can to bring gene editing to a laboratory—or even a garage—near you.

Outside Podcast: What We Really Know About Life in Outer Space
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In recent years, the search for extraterrestrials has been accelerated by a wave of new technologies that allow us to better probe distant reaches of the galaxy.