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“Mountain Climbing”

Jun 17, 2015 07:09 AM ET
One unexpected and morbid consequence of rising global climate and melting ice is the re-emergence of dead bodies.
Jun 16, 2015 10:19 AM ET // AFP
While Mt. Everest moved, Kathmandu shifted south by over 1.5 meters and was uplifted by nearly a meter by the quake.
Jun 4, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Adventurer Chelsey Magness strikes a pose, as she balances hundreds of feet above Steelhead Falls in Bend, Ore.
Jun 3, 2015 02:55 PM ET
Slacklining is arguably one of the most challenging activities, requiring tremendous balance and core strength. Meet one woman who takes the sport to the next level.
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 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.
Apr 21, 2015 11:42 AM ET // Renee Morad
A biogas reactor that transforms human waste into energy could supply free methane to local villagers.
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