Outside Podcast

Outside's longstanding literary storytelling tradition comes to life in audio with features that will both entertain and inform listeners. We launched in March 2016 with our first series, Science of Survival, which was developed in partnership with PRX, distributors of the idolized This American Life and The Moth Radio Hour, among others. We have since expanded our show and now offer a range of story formats, including interviews with the biggest figures in sports, adventure, and politics, as well as reports from our correspondents in the field.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 33m. Bisher sind 174 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 4 days 4 hours 22 minutes


A Veteran Surfer’s Big-Wave Nightmare

When a massive swell surprised author William Finnegan, he was left with only one option: paddle for his life



How a Surfer Survived Being Stranded in the Open Sea

What does it take to get through the worst-case scenario? A very special combination of physical and mental strength.



Why Learning a New Skill Is So Good for You

A journalist’s efforts at reinvention reveal a surprising truth: that developing new abilities is one of the most life-enhancing things we can do



Inside Emily Harrington's Triumph on El Capitan

The climber talks about the scary falls that actually enabled her to make it to the top of Yosemite's iconic big wall


 2020-12-23  31m

Life Lessons from Elite Explorers

MeatEater host Steven Rinella and adventure photographer Krystle Wright on the experiences that changed them


 2020-12-17  31m

Tim Cook on Health and Fitness

Apple’s CEO says technology can help us lead healthier, more balanced lives—but we also need to learn how to ignore our screens


 2020-12-09  1h10m

Two Wild Trips with Surprisingly Happy Endings

More often than not, our biggest adventures are nothing like we expect them to be—in the best of ways


 2020-12-03  37m

How BASE Jumping Saved Jeb Corliss's Life

He survived multiple crash landings that should have killed him. But as Corliss sees it, risking everything was the only way to live.


 2020-11-18  42m

Latria Graham’s Love Letter to Black Adventurers

Latria Graham’s essays on the challenges African Americans face in the outdoors spurred an outpouring of questions from readers. This is her response.


 2020-11-11  32m

How a Fight over Trees Transformed American Politics

Today’s battles over climate change and fracking share a common origin: the timber wars of the Pacific Northwest


 2020-11-05  37m