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May 4, 2015 06:40 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Avalanches in back-to-back years may change the way climbers think of Everest for good.
Apr 26, 2015 03:10 PM ET // AFP
Helicopters airlifted injured climbers off Mount Everest Sunday after an avalanche killed at least 18 people, even as a powerful aftershock hit the world's highest peak.
May 27, 2014 09:05 AM ET // AFP
Poor Indian schoolgirl tackles Tibetan side of the world's most famous mountain.
May 8, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
Mt. Everest is a natural laboratory that continues to teach scientists lessons about how the body works and why lack of oxygen causes so many problems for climbers and heart failure patients.
May 3, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
For people who want a more drama-free climbing experience, the globe is filled with other peaks worth tackling.
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.
Apr 24, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
There is a long history of tension and drama on Mt. Everest. Will a police presence make any difference?
Apr 23, 2014 01:45 PM ET // AFP
Nepal's government strove Wednesday to save the Everest climbing season from an unprecedented walkout by sherpa guides following a deadly avalanche.
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