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Sam Lungren

Sam Lungren

Sam Lungren is MeatEater's Fishing Editor and a former freelance writer/photographer, commercial fisherman, and editor of BHA's Backcountry Journal. Though originally from Whidbey Island, Washington, he's been in Montana for almost a decade and probably isn't leaving—except during steelhead season. Send him an email sam@themeateater.com or follow him @samlungrenmedia.

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Bar Room Banter: The Largest Living Thing on Earth

Natural History

Bar Room Banter: The Largest Living Thing on Earth

There’s a difference between book smart and bar smart. You may not be book smart, but this series can make you seem educated and interesting from a barstool. So, belly up, mix yourself a glass of LMNT Recharge, and take notes as we look at the biggest living things on Earth. Powered by LMNT. Many...
Photos: 30,000-Year-Old Intact Cave Bear Carcass Stuns Scientists

Natural History

Photos: 30,000-Year-Old Intact Cave Bear Carcass Stuns Scientists

Russian scientists recently unearthed an unusual specimen—the intact remains of a long-extinct cave bear, providing a lens into understanding one of the largest predators to ever roam the planet. The preserved carcass, revealed by melting permafrost and still barring its teeth, was discovered by...