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“Mountain Climbing”

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.
Feb 18, 2015 12:40 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
The risk of avalanches make the current route up the mountain too dangerous, the Nepalese government says. Continue reading →
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.
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