Articles by: Simon Donato

Haeleum Braedan Long Sleeve Insect Repellent Shirt Review

Haeleum Braedan Long Sleeve Insect Repellent Shirt Review

When a product makes a claim that it repels mosquitos and other nasty little bitters, I’m always skeptical. After all, I’ve spent my fair share[Read More…]

by February 27, 2015 0 comments Gear
Adventure Science’s 100 Miles of Wild Expedition to the Tsingy de Bemaraha (Madagascar): Part II

Adventure Science’s 100 Miles of Wild Expedition to the Tsingy de Bemaraha (Madagascar): Part II

Editor’s Note: This article is brought to you by Adventure Science team member Ian MacNairn. Along with working as a part of the Adventure Science crew,[Read More…]

by December 10, 2014 0 comments Community
A Military Rescue in Madagascar: Risks of Exploring Uncharted Regions

A Military Rescue in Madagascar: Risks of Exploring Uncharted Regions

  As I pulled out the satellite phone, I thought to myself, “I can’t believe I’m about to do this. I can’t believe I am[Read More…]

by November 18, 2014 0 comments Community
Adventure Science’s 100 Miles of Wild Expedition to the Tsingy de Bemaraha (Madagascar): Part I

Adventure Science’s 100 Miles of Wild Expedition to the Tsingy de Bemaraha (Madagascar): Part I

When most of us plan trekking expeditions to far flung places, we have the luxury of using detailed maps and of having easy access to[Read More…]

by August 31, 2014 0 comments Community
Mysterious Mountain Plane Wrecks

Mysterious Mountain Plane Wrecks

Unbeknownst to many, California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains are the site of a multitude of plane crashes— with 48 known crashes since 1932. This rugged and[Read More…]

by July 14, 2014 0 comments Community
100 Miles of Wild – North Dakota Badlands

100 Miles of Wild – North Dakota Badlands

North Dakota has the 4th lowest population density in the U.S., and is known more for ranching and its runaway oil boom than adventure. Consequently, it never made its way onto my expedition radar. That was until my good friend, archaeologist Dr. Richard Rothaus, suggested that the time was ripe to conduct an Adventure Science project in the North Dakota Badlands to explore the drilling debate surrounding the oil boom.

by September 4, 2013 0 comments Trails