Outside Podcast

By 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.

  1. 1.
    The Rattlesnake Bite That Changed Everything
    41:15
  2. 2.
    The Stinky Truths About Your Sweat
    33:42
  3. 3.
    Saved by Far-Flung Travel
    29:46
  4. 4.
    The Many Upsides of Taking On Unreasonable Challenges
    29:15
  5. 5.
    The Most Painful Record in Sports
    39:00
  6. 6.
    The Wild Songs in Thomas Rhett's Heart
    33:28
  7. 7.
    A Pro Climber’s Coming-Out Story
    32:30
  8. 8.
    The Adventures That Made a Super Dad
    28:34
  1. 9.
    A Pro Climber and the Disorder that Brought Him Down to Earth
    53:35
  2. 10.
    An Agonizingly Thirsty Crawl Through the Desert
    31:19
  3. 11.
    Casting out of Darkness
    27:46
  4. 12.
    Alone and Injured in the Wild
    45:11
  5. 13.
    Running from the Truth
    35:17
  6. 14.
    The Wild Trips That Transformed a Scientist
    31:28
  7. 15.
    The Story Behind the Forrest Fenn Treasure Hunt
    43:07
  8. 16.
    A Quest to Expose the World’s Most Dangerous Frontier
    34:32
  9. 17.
    When the Tornado Chased the Storm Chaser
    33:23
  10. 18.
    A Journey to the Strange World Beyond Our Screens
    33:08
  11. 19.
    An Elite Adventurer Reckons with Risk
    32:51
  12. 20.
    An Appalachian Trail Horror Story
    56:19
  13. 21.
    Biking the Iditarod in Search of Pain
    33:29
  14. 22.
    Life and Death Among the Polar Bears
    28:41
  15. 23.
    A Bold Plan to Make Pro Cycling Cool Again
    27:10
  16. 24.
    When an Athlete Refuses to Be Broken
    48:19
  17. 25.
    Embracing a Fear of Falling
    31:11
  18. 26.
    How the Ski Bum Was Made
    31:15
  19. 27.
    A Desperate Need for the Mountains
    42:30
  20. 28.
    “It Was a Way to Keep His Spirit Alive”
    27:15
  21. 29.
    Buried Alive—and Running Out of Time
    33:41
  22. 30.
    A Climbing Disaster Interrupted by a Love Story
    38:11
  23. 31.
    The Pure Joy of Bionic Skiing
    32:38
  24. 32.
    A Veteran Surfer’s Big-Wave Nightmare
    26:53
  25. 33.
    How a Surfer Survived Being Stranded in the Open Sea
    34:53
  26. 34.
    Why Learning a New Skill Is So Good for You
    41:49
  27. 35.
    Inside Emily Harrington's Triumph on El Capitan
    31:42
  28. 36.
    Life Lessons from Elite Explorers
    31:25
  29. 37.
    Tim Cook on Health and Fitness
    1:06:55
  30. 38.
    Two Wild Trips with Surprisingly Happy Endings
    37:14
  31. 39.
    How BASE Jumping Saved Jeb Corliss's Life
    42:19
  32. 40.
    Latria Graham’s Love Letter to Black Adventurers
    32:18
  33. 41.
    How a Fight over Trees Transformed American Politics
    37:11
  34. 42.
    A Snowboarder's Quest to Get Out the Vote
    27:49
  35. 43.
    The Climbers Speaking Up About Eating Disorders
    24:32
  36. 44.
    How the Pandemic Is Teaching Us to Listen to Nature
    29:37
  37. 45.
    A First-Time Hunter Gets a Lesson from #WomenWhoHunt
    40:57
  38. 46.
    Changing How You Breathe Could Change Your Life
    47:22
  39. 47.
    A Harebrained Dream of Building a Cabin in the Woods
    36:50
  40. 48.
    What We Really Know About Life in Outer Space
    34:45
  41. 49.
    Why Big Wild’s Songs Feel Like Adventures
    25:02
  42. 50.
    Ayana Elizabeth Johnson Wants YOU to Save the Planet
    32:59

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