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Jan 9, 2016 08:10 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Ashima Shiraishi is a 14-year-old from New York City who has her sights on a climbing goal no other female, young or old, has reached.
Dec 17, 2015 01:10 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
From free soloing a city hotel to avoiding landmines, pro climber Alex Honnold goes the distance in Angola. Continue reading →
Dec 2, 2015 02:25 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Watch this daring slackliner cross a cord suspended 400 feet above the desert and then jump off. Continue reading →
Nov 18, 2015 03:40 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Ueli Steck climbed the Eiger's north face in less time than it takes to watch a Lord of the Rings movie.
Sep 25, 2015 07:50 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Japanese mountaineer Nobukazu Kuriki plans to try for Everest's summit in a rare autumn attempt. Some say he's foolhardy -- and selfish.
Jul 9, 2015 09:18 AM ET // Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
A huge slab of rock recently peeled off Half Dome, possibly changing the route up to the top for climbers. Continue reading →
Mar 30, 2015 08:50 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Both the North side and South Col of Mt. Everest are dangerous -- but in different ways.
Mar 9, 2015 09:30 AM ET // AFP
The bodies appear to be embracing each other and their discovery could put an end to the mystery of climbers who vanished after an avalanche in 1959.
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