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May 29, 2015 10:03 AM ET // AFP
Climbers who couldn't use their $11,000 climbing permits this year because of the Nepal earthquake might be able to use them in 2016.
May 15, 2013 01:36 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A mountaineer makes a thrashing motion for 700 meters and avoids being buried by snow. Continue reading →
Feb 26, 2013 06:40 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Nearly 70 people have died on Everest since 2000, but safety advances have improved climbers' odds.