Photos:

7 Craziest Land Journeys

PREVIOUS | NEXT
1 of 8

Incredible journeys

Credit: Public domain.
It's easy to forget in the day of the airplane and the automobile, but most of the human exploration of planet Earth has been done on horseback and on…Read More »









foot. Some forays into the backcountry end in glory; others are a tragedy for everyone involved. Here are some of the wildest overland journeys in human history.   Less «
More from LiveScience
Author Bio

Stephanie Pappas

Stephanie interned as a science writer at Stanford University Medical School, and also interned at ScienceNow magazine and the Santa Cruz Sentinel. She has a bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of South Carolina and a graduate certificate in science writing from the University of California, Santa Cruz.
Stephanie Pappas on
Contact sipappas on Twitter Contact Stephanie Pappas by EMail