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Fox News - 18 Apr 2014 Rescue crews search for bodies in Mount Everest avalanche
KATMANDU, Nepal – Search teams recovered a 13th body Saturday from the snow and ice covering a dangerous climbing pass on Mount Everest, where an avalanche a day earlier swept over a group of Sherpa guides in the deadliest disaster on the world's ...
We Are The Mighty - 03 Dec 2018 Why it's (nearly) impossible to land a helicopter on Mt. Everest
Even with all the money in the world, there is no way in Hell would any pilot dare fly you to the top just for a quick selfie.
Waikato Times - 11 Dec 2018 Optometrist hikes across Everest National Park, testing eyes
Mt Everest was a real eye-opener for Sophie Woodburn.
NEWS.com.au - 13 Nov 2018 Brodie Grundy at Mt Everest base camp: Instagram, Collingwood ruckman
Brodie Grundy climbed AFL mountains this season and the All-Australian has now reached Mt Everest Base Camp.
New Zealand Herald - 19 Nov 2018 Australian climber dies in freak accident near Mt Everest
An Australian climber has fallen to his death in a freak accident while descending a peak near Mount Everest in eastern Nepal. Newcastle man Michael Geoffrey ...
TAPinto.net - 25 Nov 2018 Summiting Mt. Everest-A Randolph Residents Journey, At The Randolph Diner
RANDOLPH, NJ- On Wednesday, Nov. 28 the Kiwanis Club of Randolph will host a presentation by Randolph Resident Dan Stringham, who earlier this year ...
The West Australian - 23 Nov 2018 Cyclist wants to cycle height of Mt Everest after horror crash
A Perth cyclist who almost died in an horrific accident five months ago has set himself the lofty goal of conquering the height of Mt Everest. Neil McLagan, 38 ...
Deadline - 11 Dec 2018 Jon Krakauer Climbs Aboard With Gersh
EXCLUSIVE: Bestselling writer and mountaineer Jon Krakauer, whose 1996 book Into the Wild became the two-time Oscar-nominated film directed by Sean ...
The Mainichi - 14 Nov 2018 Japanese trekker dies near Mt. Everest in Nepal
KATHMANDU (Kyodo) -- A Japanese male trekker died, apparently from altitude sickness, at a hotel near Mt. Everest in Nepal on Tuesday, police said ...
Eagle 99.3 FM WSCH - 12 Nov 2018 Boone Co. Schools Administrator Ascends Mt. Everest
Deputy superintendent Jim Detwiler is diagnosed with multiple myeloma.
TheTravel - 12 Dec 2018 5 Hiking Trails For People Who Are Truly Brave (15 Anyone Can Do)
Hiking is a great pass time for many and it offers a chance for us to get exercise and get out in the outdoors. There are many places in the world that offer great ...
Phys.Org - 11 Dec 2018 Ant-Man and the Wasp: Small wonders lead to superhero science
This summer, Staples, an associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics in the College of Engineering, and graduate student ...
The News Minute - 09 Dec 2018 12 students from tribal hamlets of Telangana scale Mt Lakapakanchy
Maheshwari, a student of the Tribal Welfare Residential Junior College in Hayathnagar, Telangana, was close to being a victim of child marriage; but she fought ...
The Washington Post - 07 Aug 2018 Mount Everest is a ‘fecal time bomb.’ Here’s one man’s idea for handling 14 tons of poop.
Every year, some 1,200 people make a mad dash for the summit of Mount Everest during the climbing season that begins in May — taking on the arduous, often ...
Live Science - 15 Jul 2018 How Much Trash Is on Mount Everest?
Mount Everest has a mountain of a problem: human waste. And not just leftover camping meals, beer and fuel cans, but human poo, too. So, how much poopy ...
The New York Times - 19 Oct 2018 Conquering Mt. Everest, Against All Odds
Blind since he was 13, the mountain climber Erik Weihenmayer has reached the highest peaks on all seven continents.
The Washington Post - 16 May 2018 Climate change, crowding imperil iconic route to top of Mount Everest
KATHMANDU — As climbers begin to reach the summit of Mount Everest, some veterans are avoiding the Nepali side of the world's highest peak because ...
The New York Times - 21 May 2018 Death of Japanese Climber on Everest Raises Toll This Month to 3
Officials said Nobukazu Kuriki, who had tried to reach the summit seven other times, died after he slipped and fell near Camp Three.
INSIDER - 02 Aug 2018 What the top of Mount Everest is really like, according to the woman who's been there a record-breaking 9 times
Everest record-holder Lhakpa Sherpa describes what it's like to reach the top of the world's tallest mountain, a place she knows better than almost anyone else ...
Forbes Now - 11 May 2018 5 Secrets Of Climbing Mt. Everest
Two-time Everest climber and CEO of direct-to-consumer athletic wear brand LiveOutThere, Jamie Clarke, reveals five things you never knew about climbing Mt.
Phys.org - 17 Jun 2018 Mount Everest, the high-altitude rubbish dump
Decades of commercial mountaineering have turned Mount Everest into the world's highest rubbish dump as an increasing number of big-spending climbers ...
The New York Times - 14 May 2018 Avalanches. Frostbite. Double Amputation. Still, He Scaled Mt. Everest.
A Chinese mountain climber who lost his legs and tried many times to climb Mt. Everest reached the top on Monday.
grbj.com - 11 Dec 2018 Q&A: Kelly Smith | 2018-12-11 | Grand Rapids Business Journal
Kelly Smith is the chief strategy officer for the Trinity Health Michigan region, which includes Mercy Health in West Michigan. Her career in health care spans ...
The Kathmandu Post - 12 Dec 2018 Making adventure accessible
Dec 12, 2018-. Tourism is continually promoted and generally understood as a terrain for able bodied-people. This is especially true in Nepal, where ...
Nepali times - 01 Aug 2018 Re-measuring Mt Everest
Photo: Mark Aiston The New Zealand government is working with the Nepal government to find out if Mt Everest shrank after the 2015 earthquake, and if so by ...
Mental Floss - 05 Sep 2018 How Did They Measure the Height of Mt. Everest?
Sibylle Hechtel: Methods to measure the height of Mount Everest have changed over time, from simple geometry in the past, to GPS more recently. A story in The ...
SNEWS - 23 May 2018 Everything you need to know about Everest this season
For more than a decade, Alan Arnette and The Himalayan Times have documented the daily comings and goings on Mt. Everest, from Kathmandu to Summit ...
National Geographic - 31 May 2018 Vintage Photos of Mount Everest Climbs
Decades after two climbers first summited Mount Everest, mountaineers from across the globe continue to set their sights on the world's tallest peak.
The New York Times - 03 Feb 2018 How Tall Is Mount Everest? For Nepal, It’s a Touchy Question.
KATHMANDU, Nepal — Mount Everest is the tallest mountain in the world, but precisely how tall is it? It's not such a simple question. In the past, geologists have ...
Business Insider - 09 Sep 2018 A 77-year-old doctor diagnosed himself with a deadly lung problem while climbing Everest — here's how he survived
Dr. Ronald Crystal, a pulmonary physician, realized he was showing signs of a dangerous lung condition while climbing Mount Everest. He knew he had to get ...
The New York Times - 20 Mar 2018 How Do You Get 200,000 Pounds of Trash Off Everest? Recruit Yaks
Nepal has begun an ambitious waste management project aimed at “saving the glory of the Everest region” from trekkers' garbage.
TIME - 14 May 2018 A 69-Year-Old Double Amputee Has Just Climbed Mount Everest
A 69 year-old double amputee reached the summit of Mount Everest from the Nepal side on Monday morning, on his fifth attempt to climb the world's highest ...
WNPR News - 24 Aug 2018 Lhakpa Sherpa: The Queen Of Mount Everest | Connecticut Public Radio
Whole Foods in West Hartford might seem like a pretty unremarkable place, but in fact, it employs one of the world's greatest athletes. Lhakpa Sherpa is a.
WKBW-TV - 05 Oct 2018 Family to climb Mt. Everest to honor loved one
A father/son duo is embarking on a special journey, all in the name of love and awareness.
Fred Hutch News Service - 25 Jun 2018 Luke Timmerman looks back on his summit of Mount Everest
Luke Timmerman, back in Seattle from his May 22 climb to the summit of Mount Everest, reflects on his accomplishment.
WPBF West Palm Beach - 10 Aug 2018 Climbers trying to address Mount Everest's 28000-pound poop problem
People recently removed tons of poop from Mount Everest that had been left behind by climbers. But the waste could still cause problems for nearby residents.
The Guardian - 16 May 2018 Adventurer Ben Fogle completes Mount Everest climb
44-year-old dedicates ascent of 8848-metre peak to stillborn son, Willem.
BBC News - 31 Mar 2018 Mount Everest: Sherpa to attempt record 22nd climb
Nepali Kami Rita Sherpa, 48, is hoping to break the record for most successful climbs of Everest.
INSIDER - 10 Aug 2018 Mount Everest has a poop problem and it's considered a 'fecal time bomb'
Mount Everest has a poop problem, as the Washington Post reported. This season, porters have carried 28,000 pounds of human waste from Everest base camp ...
Economic Times - 03 Nov 2018 Climate is no longer the only major challenge for Mount Everest climbers. It's poop!
Human waste left behind by climbers is a major challenge on Mount Everest. A project is now trying to break the nasty stuff down to generate biogas.
SNEWS - 09 Apr 2018 Stunning Mt. Everest time lapse
Filmmaker Elia Saikaly turned two years of footage shot on Mt. Everest into a stunning two-minute time lapse.
Radio New Zealand - 12 Aug 2018 Mt Everest threatened by mountain of human waste
A retired engineer from the United States is calling on New Zealanders to help a project to rid Mount Everest of half a century's collected human excrement.
National Geographic - 29 May 2018 Vintage Maps of Mount Everest From National Geographic Archives
Sixty-five years after the first climbers summited Mount Everest, we look back on our most stunning maps of the mountain.
Economic Times - 22 May 2018 16-year-old Shivangi Pathak becomes youngest Indian girl to climb Mount Everest
She says that women can achieve anything they want if they have the desire.
Sioux City Journal - 20 Sep 2018 Weihenmayer celebrated every step of Mount Everest climb
SIOUX CITY -- The Khumbu Icefall was one of the greatest obstacles facing Erik Weihenmayer as he ascended Mount Everest.
WLWT Cincinnati - 07 Mar 2018 On top of the world: Loveland man preps for daring Mount Everest climb
A Loveland man is gearing up to place Cincinnati on top of the world. Matt Brennan plans to climb to the top of Mount Everest, which is part of his goal to climb ...
WATE 6 On Your Side - 31 Jul 2018 Knoxville police officer in remission from cancer, brother to hike Mt. Everest
A longtime captain with the Knoxville Police Department hopes to conquer a new mountain. He's been climbing them both for years in reality and symbolically.
Cincinnati.com - 17 Apr 2018 Follow Loveland man's ascent of Mount Everest via Facebook
Thanks to social media, you can keep up on local adventurer Matt Brennan's journey up Mount Everest.
The Week UK - 29 May 2018 Mount Everest: how dangerous is the climb?
On the anniversary of the first Everest ascent, The Week looks at the risks of attempting to scale the summit.
CNN - 05 Aug 2018 Solving Everest's mounting poop problem
This year, porters working on Everest schlepped 28000 pounds of human waste down to a nearby dumping site, according to the Sagarmatha Pollution Control ...
Red Bull - 14 Mar 2018 Mount Everest: 11 reasons why it's still so special
Mount Everest is now a bigger draw than ever before. As preparations begin for what could be its biggest summit year yet, here are some fascinating facts about ...
NEWS.com.au - 08 Apr 2018 Australian paraplegic Scott Doolan climbs Mount Everest
And for Scott Doolan, a paraplegic who lost the use of both of his legs as a teenager, you might think all odds would be against him. But on Tuesday, the ...
WCPO - 11 Nov 2018 Cancer victim climbed Mount Everest for a cure
HEBRON, Ky. – Jim Detwiler believes he can move mountains. That's not only a metaphor about his life – Detwiler returned home Sunday night from climbing ...
CNN - 04 Jun 2018 The dangers of oxygen deprivation on Everest
On the peak of Everest, it can take minutes just to catch your breath. Ben Fogle was put to the test when his oxygen regulator exploded a few hundred meters ...
BBC News - 26 May 2018 Climbing Mount Everest while doing 'keepy uppies'
John Farnworth spent the last 10 days juggling a football all the way to Mt Everest's base camp.
Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun - 20 Sep 2018 Students Plan to Ascend Mount Everest, Raise Between $45,00 and $55000
Thirteen students are set to trek Mount Everest's base camp next May. The program can take up to 20 students in an effort to raise $50000 for WaterAid.
CNN - 23 May 2018 British explorer conquers Mount Everest
Broadcaster Ben Fogle reflects on climbing the world's highest mountain in memory of his stillborn son.
Economic Times - 22 Oct 2018 China to ban polluting tourist vehicles near Mt Everest in Tibet
BEIJING: China is planning to ban polluting tourist vehicles at the Mount Everest base camp in Tibet from next year as part of its efforts to reduce pollution in the ...
Knoxville News Sentinel - 05 Jun 2018 Knoxville resident climbs Mount Everest, completes daring rescue
On May 23, Knoxville resident John Quillen sat on top of the world. But the climb to the summit of Mount Everest wasn't typical as he experienced his own ...
South China Morning Post - 22 Aug 2018 Cycling to Everest: Chinese rider becomes first to 'scale' 8,848 metres – and match mountain climb | Outdoor & Extreme
Zhou Zhuangchen pedals over 100 laps and 423km up and down the road that leads to Everest, the equivalent height of the world's largest mountain.
Cincinnati.com - 22 May 2018 Dreams of summiting Mount Everest crushed with an errant Nerf football toss
'Holy s--t, this could cause me problems,' was a Loveland man's thought after an injury that ultimately ended his quest to summit Mt. Everest.
The Guardian - 06 Jun 2018 I climbed Everest expecting a rubbish dump but what I found surprised me
Just over two weeks ago I was standing on the roof of the world, both figuratively and literally. I was 8,848 metres up on the summit of Mount Everest. It was the ...
Us Weekly - 10 Dec 2018 From Chad Michael Murray to Jesse Lee Soffer: Sophia Bush’s Dating History
From Sophia Bush's brief marriage to Chad Michael Murray to her 'Chicago P.D.' romance with Jesse Lee Soffer — relive the 'OTH' alum's past relationships.
The Washington Post - 31 May 2018 Charlotte Fox, climber of the tallest peaks, survivor of 1996 Everest disaster, dies after an apparent fall at home
Charlotte Fox's eyes were frozen behind her contact lenses. The snow had begun falling as she and her fellow climbers descended from the top of the world, the ...
NPR - 14 Apr 2018 One-Third Of Everest Deaths Are Sherpa Climbers
Our series Take A Number is exploring problems around the world — and the people who are trying to solve them — through the lens of a single number.
Business Insider - 18 May 2018 Everest is becoming a conveyor belt of hikers who pay $25,000 to do the climb — these images reveal what the trek really looks like
Everest is the world's highest mountain. But those who've climbed it say the trek is often a highly romanticized, overcrowded hike. A new documentary called ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 11 Sep 2018 They climbed a 'virtual' Mount Everest in Bloomington
British mountaineer George Mallory famously said he wanted to climb Mount Everest "because it's there." Three buddies from the Twin Cities area decided to ...
BBC News - 30 Dec 2017 Nepal bans solo climbers from Mount Everest under new rules
Nepal has banned solo climbers from scaling its mountains, including Mount Everest, in a bid to reduce accidents. The new safety regulations also prohibit ...
BBC News - 17 Mar 2018 Everest clean-up campaign aims to airlift 100 tonnes of waste
A clean-up campaign has begun at Mount Everest, aiming to airlift 100 tonnes of rubbish left behind by tourists and climbers of the world's highest mountain.
Wired.co.uk - 13 Mar 2018 On Mount Everest, the world's highest lab is uncovering the secrets of extreme fitness
Medical research team Xtreme Everest set up a lab in one of earth's most oxygen-starved places. What they discovered could save thousands of lives around the ...
The Guardian - 15 May 2018 Chinese double amputee conquers Everest on fifth attempt
Xia Boyu, 69, reaches summit after his feet were amputated in his first bid 43 years ago and losing his legs to cancer.
NDTV News - 13 May 2018 First Climbers Of 2018 Reach Mount Everest Summit
Eight Nepali climbers reached the top of Mount Everest on Sunday, the first of hundreds of climbers expected to summit the world's highest mountain in coming ...
Courier Mail - 06 Jul 2018 Six-year-old Cairns girl becomes youngest Australian to trek to Everest Base Camp
CAIRNS girl Maya Bristow, 6, is the youngest Aussie to trek unaided to Everest Base Camp – and the adventure is not over. As most parents grapple with the ...
Fox News - 31 May 2018 Charlotte Fox, survivor of deadly Mt. Everest expedition, dies after apparent fall down stairs
Charlotte Fox, a survivor of the deadly 1996 Mount Everest expedition, died last week at age 61 after an apparent fall down the stairs of her Colorado home.
Red Bull - 22 Mar 2018 15 amazing records set on Mount Everest
The summit of Mount Everest has been reached 8,306 times since it was first climbed 65 years ago. Here are the stories behind some of the most amazing ...
ExplorersWeb - 11 May 2018 How To Remove Dead Bodies From Mount Everest?
Editor's note: This article contains an image of a deceased person that some may find distressing. Exweb has not edited this article in any way other than to ...
Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun - 23 Aug 2018 Cornellian Conquers Mt. Everest For Gender Equality
Deeya Bajaj '16 and her father, Ajeet Bajaj, ascended the summit of Mount Everest, the world's highest peak, becoming the first Indian father-daughter duo to ...
CNBC - 16 Aug 2018 What it takes to be a Mount Everest tour expedition leader
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reveals what it takes to be a mountain expedition leader who leads climbers up the tallest mountains in the world, including Mount ...
CNN - 06 Jun 2018 How a double amputee conquered Everest, 43 years after his first attempt
Chinese climber Xia Boyu, who lost both his legs to frostbite on Everest four decades ago, has achieved his dream of reaching the summit.
CNBC - 25 May 2018 Cryptocurrency stunt to climb Mount Everest reportedly turns deadly
A publicity stunt by a Ukrainian social media network encouraging "crypto enthusiasts" to climb Mount Everest and bury a hard drive holding $50000 worth of ...
USA TODAY - 16 May 2018 Reaching Mount Everest's peak, Australian sets '7 Summits' speed-climbing record
Steve Plain, nearly paralyzed four years ago in a body surfing accident, climbed the tallest peaks on all seven continents in just 117 days.
BBC News - 24 Aug 2018 The heroic Indian teens who conquered Everest
Their families could barely afford milk or meat – but they trained themselves to scale the mountain.
Boing Boing - 09 Aug 2018 Watch this climber's timelapse of Mount Everest at night
Elia Saikaly decided to film Mount Everest at night: "While most climbers slept, I attempted to capture some of the magic that the Himalayan skies have to offer ...
New York Post - 19 Mar 2018 Double amputee could become the first to climb Mt. Everest with no legs
After a change of heart, authorities in Nepal are allowing a double amputee who was banned from climbing Mt. Everest to reach his lifelong dream.
NPR - 14 May 2018 Double Amputee Summits Everest Decades After Losing Feet In Failed Attempt
Severe frostbite claimed Xia Boyu's feet during his first failed attempt in 1975. Then, lymphoma claimed his legs beneath the knee. Still, Xia kept trying — and on ...
Aspen Times - 29 May 2018 Former Aspen climber Charlotte Fox, survivor of Mount Everest disaster, dies in home accident, friends say
Charlotte Fox survived a harrowing incident on Mount Everest in 1996 and became the first American woman to climb three 8000-meter peaks, so irony wasn't ...
Outside - 11 May 2018 Why Two Climbers Might Be Kicked Off Everest
Two Everest climbers are under scrutiny and face a ten-year ban that could potentially end the guiding career of one of Everest's most famous guides.
Outside - 07 May 2018 Meet the First Black Man to Summit Everest
Sibusiso Vilane is the first black man to have summited Mount Everest, a mountain he's topped twice, and one of 62 people in the world to have achieved the ...
Fred Hutch News Service - 27 Feb 2018 Luke Timmerman to scale Mount Everest for Fred Hutch research
Seattle author and biotechnology writer Luke Timmerman plans to climb Mount Everest in May to raise funds for Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
CNET - 04 Jun 2018 Man dies on Mount Everest during ASKfm cryptocurrency promotional stunt
It was a stunt designed to draw attention to a cryptocurrency Initial Coin Offering, but one sherpa ended up losing his life on Mount Everest.
ABC News - 02 Jun 2018 Mount Everest climber Alyssa Azar becomes youngest Australian to conquer summit from both sides
Alyssa Azar from Toowoomba on Queensland's Darling Downs has become the youngest Australian to climb Mount Everest from both the north and south routes ...
The Independent - 11 Apr 2018 Veteran Sherpa tries to reach top of Mount Everest for record-breaking 22nd time
Three men have climbed to the top of the world 21 times, all of them mountain guides who grew up in the shadow of Mount Everest. Two of these famed Sherpa ...
The Washington Post - 14 May 2018 Double amputee who lost his feet climbing Everest 43 years ago finally reaches summit
The first time Xia Boyu tried to climb Mount Everest, he lost his feet. It was 1975, and Xia was headed up the mountain with a Chinese national mountaineering ...
The Guardian - 04 Jun 2018 Is climbing Everest today as ‘awful’ as Chris Bonington says?
Fancy a crack at climbing Everest? Don't bother. As far as the highest mountain on Earth is concerned, we have reached peak peak. That at least was the ...
South China Morning Post - 15 May 2018 Hong Kong man dies climbing on Mount Everest
Christopher Lam reportedly fell ill when the group he was with reached Everest Base Camp, about 5000 metres above sea level.
GeekWire - 22 May 2018 Seattle biotech journalist reaches summit of Mount Everest in bid to raise money for cancer research
Seattle biotech journalist Luke Timmerman reached new heights Tuesday in his efforts to raise awareness for cancer research by successfully summiting Mount ...
Bicycling - 24 Aug 2018 What It’s Like to “Everest” on Mount Everest
JJ Zhou became the first rider to pull off a remarkable feat: climbing the equivalent of Mount Everest, on the mountain itself.
TIME - 17 May 2018 The Ethics of Climbing Everest: Double Amputee Xia Boyu’s Feat Fuels Debates About Who Belongs on the Roof of the World
The successful summit of Chinese climber and double amputee Xia Boyu has exacerbated an ethical debate over who belongs on Everest.
MyPalmBeachPost - 28 May 2018 Climbing Mount Everest: Local boat captain home after perilous trek
A dozen South Florida explorers and adventurers welcomed Grant Maughan on his return from a two-month trek to the top of the world.
Citizentribune - 09 Jun 2018 Morristown native summits Mt. Everest | Local News
For 45 minutes, John Quillen and his Sherpa guide Dawa were alone atop the world.
Science Magazine - 04 May 2018 Two mountaineers are trying to recreate NASA's twin study—on Mount Everest
NASA's widely publicized twin study—which compared astronaut Scott Kelly's bodily functions to those of his earthbound identical twin brother—is getting a ...