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After we posted this photo of British urban explorer sitting on the edge of the Chrysler building this week, a commenter gave some advice: “Look at Margaret Bourke-White doing the same thing 80 years ago.” They’re right. That’s Bourke-White, a truly badass photographer, perched on the edge with her camera in a photo from 1934 above. […]

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Photos of British urban explorer Lucinda Grange standing atop various tremendously high structures have been making the rounds lately, and though this photo of her relaxing on the edge of the Chrysler Building was taken last year, it’s too cool not to post. Here’s a quick video detailing some of her exploits. Logan Hicks pulled […]

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“Do not enter.” “No trespassing.” Whatever. Urban explorer extraordinaire Moses Gates is releasing his memoir “Hidden Cities” with Tarcher/Penguin (March 21, 2013). It’s all about “what else is out there,” what happens when you ignore the signs, hop the fence, climb the bridge, go deep down into the tunnels, go to places you’re not supposed to go […]

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Landscapes around the world, impacted by humans for better and worse, are the focus of this gallery of aerial shots by photographer Jason Hawkes. |The Big Picture| […]

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