Outside Podcast

Outside's longstanding literary storytelling tradition comes to life in audio with features that will entertain, inspire, 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 added three additional series, The Outside Interview, which has editor Christopher Keyes interrogating the biggest figures in sports, adventure, and politics, Dispatches, a diverse range of stories on newsworthy topics, and Sweat Science, which explores the outer limits of athletic performance.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 32m. Bisher sind 119 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche


Why the Godfather of Barefoot Running Trains with a Donkey

Christopher McDougall, the author of ‘Born to Run,' is back with a new book about his surprising relationship with a burro named Sherman



A Wild Odyssey with the World’s Greatest Chef

When writer Jeff Gordinier accepted an invite from legendary Noma chef René Redzepi to hunt for amazing tacos in Mexico, he had no idea what he was getting into.



The Wrong Way to Fight Off a Bear

The year's most dramatic story of a bear attack offers potentially lifesaving lessons for anyone venturing into the wild



Dispatches: Getting Past Our Fear of Great White Sharks

Behind the headlines about the return of sharks to Cape Cod is a story about how we're learning to live alongside a terrifying predator



Science of Survival: Defending Your Home from a Raging Wildfire

Why one California couple chose to stand and fight an inferno


 2019-09-18  31m

Why the Best Athletes Like to Dabble and Frequently Quit

In his new book, ‘Range’, author David Epstein makes a strong case against specialization in sports and life


 2019-09-11  41m

Dispatches: Doug Peacock on the Fight to Protect Grizzly Bears

The conservation icon talks about the surprising history of bears in America and what comes next


 2019-08-28  39m

Dispatches: Will Drinking a Gallon of Water a Day Make You Healthier?

Drinking more water is supposed to do all kinds of good things for us. But how much is too much?


 2019-08-13  25m

Dispatches: This Is What a Runner Looks Like

When Mirna Valerio first began running ultramarathons, she immediately got a lot of attention—but not for the reasons you might expect.


 2019-08-07  29m

Dispatches: Is Sunscreen the New Margarine?

Looking at controversial new research that challenges established guidelines for sun exposure, Outside contributing editor Rowan Jacobsen suggests that more direct sunlight on our unprotected skin might actually be good for our health.


 2019-07-30  30m