What Happens To Your Body When You Drink Too Much Water?

The question How much water do I need to drink? is often followed with the related question Can I drink too much of it? We're here to tell you that, while difficult to do accidentally, it is in fact possible to drink too much water – and the repercussions can be deadly. » 2/14/15 12:37pm 2/14/15 12:37pm

Meet Griffith Pugh: The Everest Pioneer You've Never Heard Of


Without Griffith Pugh, Edmund Hillary's pioneering ascent of Mount Everest would never have been possible. So why have you never heard of him? » 6/12/14 12:21pm 6/12/14 12:21pm

How Long Can Humans Hold Their Breath?

Holding your breath may not be the flashiest feat of athleticism, but performing it at its highest level is still incredibly impressive, especially since it's something we've all done, and can all relate to. The limits to which some can push breath control, in fact, are more impressive than most people probably know. » 11/19/13 1:56pm 11/19/13 1:56pm