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“Mountain Climbing”

Nov 26, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Adam Shaw, FoxNews/Tech
With the help of 15 men and five yaks, Will Cruz set a gaming record at 18,000 feet.
Aug 27, 2014 09:41 AM ET
With no muscles in our fingers or toes, how come humans are able to climb every mountain? Or, climb some of them anyway!
Jun 7, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
Astronauts and satellites provide views of the top of the world from low-earth orbit.
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.
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.
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.
Nov 13, 2013 11:45 AM ET // AFP
Rescued from a rubbish dump when he was a puppy, Rupee is thought to be the first dog to reach the iconic mountain's base camp.
May 29, 2013 08:37 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
On the 60th anniversary of the first ascent of Everest, a spectacular new website highlights the mountain's retreating glaciers. Continue reading →
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