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Atlas of Our World

Earth, air, water and fire. Join Vince Beiser, Craig Childs, and Philip Connors on a journey to explore the sometimes overlooked, but fascinating ever-changing landscape of our world.

Vince Beiser

Vince Beiser is the author of “The World in a Grain: The Story of Sand and How It Transformed Civilization.” Beiser has reported from over 100 countries, states, provinces, kingdoms, occupied territories, liberated areas, no man’s lands and disaster zones....

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Craig Childs

Explorer and story-teller Craig Childs has published more than a dozen critically-acclaimed books, including his most recent, "Atlas of a Lost World: Travels in Ice Age America." He is a contributing editor for Adventure Journal Quarterly....

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Philip Connors

Philip Connors was born in Iowa, raised on a farm in Minnesota, educated at the University of Montana and disillusioned by a stint of corporate journalism in New York. He is the author of two previous books, "Fire Season" and "All the Wrong Places....

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