Matthew Power: Outside Magazine


Blood In The Sand: Killing a Turtle Advocate

Each spring on Costa Rica’s desolate Caribbean coast, endangered leatherback sea turtles come ashore at night to lay and hide their eggs. Poachers steal them for cash, and as Matthew Power reports, they’re willing to kill anyone who gets in their way.

January 2014

Sebastian Junger Shoots for the Truth

Junger’s powerful new documentary about the life of war photographer Tim Hetherington shows us why dedicated journalists are needed now more than ever.

April 2013

Is it Possible to Save the Waterway that Made Chicago Great?

(online, originally published in Spring 2013 issues of OnEarth magazine)

In 1900, Chicagoans remade their city’s namesake river. Then they let it go to hell.

February 2013

Hollywood Goes After Big Energy in ‘Promised Land’

Hollywood sticks it to the energy establishment with the new Matt Damon and John Krasinski film

February 2013

Far Rockaway: Global Disaster Zone

A dispatch from the first Doctors Without Borders operation on U.S. soil

November 2012

Way Out and Back

February 2012

Hitchhiking in Wyoming

July 2009

Lost City of Z: Book Review

March 2009

Ghost Train: Book Review

September 2008