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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.
Feb 18, 2015 12:40 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
The risk of avalanches make the current route up the mountain too dangerous, the Nepalese government says. Continue reading →
Jan 15, 2015 07:30 AM ET // AFP
Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson began scaling the vertical wall nearly three weeks ago.
Jan 14, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Just as the Dawn Wall had once been considered too difficult to free-climb, the future of the sport lies in what today seems unfathomable.
Aug 18, 2014 08:50 AM ET // AFP
It's possible that an overhang of snow gave way under the hikers.
Aug 6, 2014 05:18 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Although climbers have been blamed, it was more likely a thunderstorm that felled the top of the Cobra. Continue reading →
May 27, 2014 09:05 AM ET // AFP
Poor Indian schoolgirl tackles Tibetan side of the world's most famous mountain.
Apr 24, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Sherpa guides have performed extraordinary climbing feats from the first conquering of Everest to present day.
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