oday. June 26th, 2014. Seems like a typical day, right? Not for Amelia Rose Earhart. Today this 31-year-old woman is attempting to recreate and symbolically complete the journey of her namesake (*psst– they are not actually related*). If successful, she will become the youngest woman to ever fly a single-engine aircraft around the world. Oh …

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[dropcap size=small]T[/dropcap]eenage girls these days are the bomb. Thirteen-year-old Malavath Poorna of India summited Mount Everest this week, breaking the record for the world’s youngest woman to climb the mountain. What’s more, she scaled the more difficult Tibetan side, making her achievement even more awesome (in every sense of the word). From a rural family …

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[dropcap size=small]T[/dropcap]his morning’s sad exercise of compiling #YesAllWomen tweets from Misadventurers around the globe took a shockingly short amount of time. We need a worldwide culture shift. We need women to persevere–to go “out and beyond,” as we say here –despite the unfair and heart-wrenching obstacles. If you want to understand some of the sentiment that …

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The Alex Lowe Char­i­ta­ble Foun­da­tion has teamed up with the Sherpa’s Fund, a group of ten pro­fes­sional pho­tog­ra­phers, to raise money for those affected. They are sell­ing their pho­tos of the Ever­est region and allo­cat­ing 100% of the prof­its to this community.

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[dropcap size=small]I[/dropcap]f you’ve been reading Misadventures faithfully over the past six months, you’ll know that our dearest Franny has been sending us hilarious dispatches from her time spent in Novosibirsk, Russia. This is not an easy task because, well, Russia’s just not that funny. It’s cold, it’s dark, and…it’s Russia. You haven’t been reading Franny’s …

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