Bears are burly -- so burly that it takes multiple gunshots to even slow one down. Shoot it once and you'll just make it mad. Do yourself a favor -- use bear spray instead.
You've heard this adage a million times, and perhaps it even brings you comfort when you're in gator territory. But is it really helpful advice? See more »
The popular vision of avalanches is one of deadly unpredictability, but that's not totally true. Avalanches are deadly, but there are steps you can take to avoid causing one -- and they are possible to survive if you're prepared. Would you know what to do if an avalanche is hurtling toward you? See more »