A Shift in the Wind

Jim Killon knows firsthand—sometimes the difference between hope and opportunity or continued destitution and despair can be a simple shift in humanity.

The Shock of My Life… 2016 in the U.S.A.

After living in Peru for nearly a decade, Jim Killon was shocked to discover the excess lifestyle he encountered in the U.S.

Machu Picchu, GO Campaign, and a New Perspective

So what can we do to help? We can definitely scrape a little off the top of our lives and make a difference. Spend time, spread the word, write a check, take a trip, but most importantly find organizations like GO Campaign where 100% of your donation goes to real projects helping our very real future: the children. And of course, you can join us next year when we travel there again!

Occupy Amazonia?

Indigenous activists are taking direct action – and it’s working

How This Old Man is Dying and Why You Should Care

Once a prominent world figure, Freeze-Pop™ is fading fast into the warming ocean.

This Is My Father’s Father’s Father’s Land – A Photographic Essay

10 real male warriors and what they can tell us about our lives.

Billboard Makes Water From Humidity (Video)

marketing and science colide to create a billboard that makes water from the air.

5 Guys Talking: Men of Action

An AIDS activist, a Christian missionary, a wilderness first responder, and a revolutionary rock star… Premium Members talk to four men who’ve made it their lives’ work to help other people, and how any of us can be prepared to take action in a crisis.

Fire in Belen, Peru

Two children are dead and three are missing after a massive fire rips through an impoverished Peruvian community.

The Evolution of an Activist

For Margo Pellegrino, ocean conservation is about protecting her children’s future.

A Mission to the Venice of the Amazon

Welcome to Belen, where the poorest of the poor float for half the year on the floodplains of the Amazon.

Krochet Kids Fight Third-World Poverty With … Hats

“Buy a Hat, Change a Life.”

Not-So-Good Man of the Day: Joran van der Sloot

Every time I hear the name “Joran van der Sloot,” I want to vomit. I can’t help it. It pains me to write his name here, but he’s weaseled his way back into the news for being even dumber than we thought. We all know his story. He’s being held in custody for the murder […]