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“Mountain Climbing”

Nov 18, 2015 03:40 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Ueli Steck climbed the Eiger's north face in less time than it takes to watch a Lord of the Rings movie.
Nov 10, 2015 11:25 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Spider silk-like proteins could be a viable alternative to the petroleum-based nylon and polyester, which dominate performance outerwear.
Oct 10, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Mount Huashan, in Huayin City, is one of the five sacred mountains in China. The path to the top of the mountain is incredibly steep and treacherous.
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.
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