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Apr 18, 2014 02:42 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
The Khumbu Icefall is a chaotic jumble of house-sized ice boulders set with a hair trigger that must be traversed to climb the world's highest mountain.
Oct 29, 2013 12:19 PM ET // Christina Reed
After performing CPR on surfing champion Maya Gabeira, who lost consciousness during a wipe-out, big-wave surfer and fellow Brazilian Carlos Burle went on to catch what might be the highest wave ever ridden. Continue reading →
Dec 27, 2012 06:36 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Teamwork, training and toughness saves a big wave surfer from drowning on Dec. 22.
Aug 26, 2011 09:41 PM ET // Christina Reed
Hurricane Irene is the first hurricane to follow so closely after an east coast earthquake, but the combo punch is reminiscent to 1944.
Jul 17, 2012 10:16 AM ET // Christina Reed
A number of athletes have left London because of the wet weather in the British capital.
Aug 14, 2012 05:03 AM ET // Tim Wall
The Olympic Village where the athletes lived will be reused to become 4,500 new homes in the lower Lea valley of east London.
Sep 23, 2010 12:00 AM ET // Michael Reilly
A daring, death-defying race to find the planet's deepest hole is chronicled in a gripping new book.
Apr 14, 2010 02:50 AM ET // Michael Reilly
Blend extreme skiing with skydiving, and what do you get? One of the craziest, most dangerous sports on the planet.
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