April 5, 2014

One Month Out– Exactly: New Team Members, New Plane Tickets, and Vice Grips

It’s 8:22 am in New Hampshire and 2:22 pm in Malawi on April 5th. In one month from now, on May 5th at 2:00 PM, we will be landing in Blantyre, Malawi. Exact [...]

March 13, 2014

Questioned, Additive Adventure and Conservation

Majka Burhardt on Semazen, Geyikbayiri Turkey. Photo by Anne Skidmore
This February, I gave a speech at University of Vermont. There is nothing like standing up [...]

November 27, 2013

Lost Mountain Return Date Set for May 10th, 2014

I am excited to share that we’ve set our new date for The Lost Mountain: May 10th 2014.

November 6, 2013

Civil Unrest in Mozambique, Lost Mountain Postponed to May 2014

It’s November 6th. I should be travelling overland from Malawi to Mozambique.

October 21, 2013

Going Camping: AKA, Climbing a Granite Big Wall, Discovering New Species for Science, and Starting a New Conservation Area.

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In seven days I will fly across the Atlantic, over the Sahara, toward Mozambique, and to the Lost Mountain. It has taken three [...]

October 1, 2013

Lost Mountain, Kickstarted

Before pressing launch on our Lost Mountain Kickstarter on July 30th, I thought Kickstarter was a thing– a means to an end. One month later, I know it is [...]

August 5, 2013

Would You Join the Lost Mountain?

Three years ago I saw a photo of a rock face in Mozambique. It became an astonishing force in my life. 36 months, a 3-week reconnaissance trip, and one very spe [...]

July 7, 2013

Honey Without the Moon

Majka approaching Pillaren, Lofoten Islands Norway
It’s 45-degrees. The wind is at 42 mph– a certifiable gale force. The rain is going up as much as dow [...]

June 4, 2013

Saying Yes: Collaboration and Innovation With Climbing and Cervial Cancer Prevention

In December of last year I received an email from August. August is the executive director of Grounds For Health– a non-profit preventing cervical cancer [...]

May 14, 2013

Cheering Like You Mean It

Gebre Gebremariam, mid-way through the course
This year I partnered with the Himalayan Cataract Project and imagine1day and produced Ethiopia’s first ever [...]