Himalayas

cryptids

The ‘Yeti’ Footprints Found by the Indian Army Are Probably Just a Bear's

“Any reasonable person can see these are melted prints.”
Sarah Emerson
4.30.19
cryptozoology

'Yeti Bones' Were Actually Just Bears, DNA Analysis Shows

It's the most rigorous analysis to date of Yeti samples, the researchers say.
Kate Lunau
11.29.17
the VICE magazine podcast

Naomi Harris Talks About Photographing US Voters in Trump's First 100 Days

We also speak with Abdullah Saeed about his trek to find hallucinogenic honey in Nepal, and Sharif Corinaldi explains why computer programmers are hacking their way through dating apps on 'The VICE Magazine Podcast.'
ELLIS JONES
7.17.17
Mount Everest

Saray Khumalo Takes on Everest

"I don't need a man to climb a mountain," says Khumalo, who hopes to become the first black African woman to summit the world's highest peak.
Neha Wadekar
5.8.17
The Tight Squeeze Issue

Harvesting Psychedelic Honey in the Mountains of Nepal

In this month's Artifact, VICE's Chloe Campion remembers hiking through the Himalayas to film a documentary about a mystical, hallucinogenic honey.
Chloe Campion
3.31.17
Scene Reports

Kathmandu's Extreme Metal Scene Puts Nepal on the Global Metal Map

From Kathmandu to the hinterlands of the Himalayan foothills, extreme metal gains a foothold in the second-highest country on earth.
Joe Henley
2.27.17
Photos

Incredible Photos of Hockey in the Himalayas

Ian Andersen spent months as a traveling hockey coach among ancient buddhist temples, Shia Muslim villages and semi nomadic yak herders.
Andreas Bruhn
1.14.17
water

The Man Who Wants to Make Artificial Glaciers to Save the Himalayans

Indian scientist Sonam Wangchuk created a method to make artificial glaciers.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
11.16.16
videos

Life of a Kumari Goddess: The Young Girls Whose Feet Never Touch Ground

Broadly heads to Nepal to witness the centuries-old tradition of worshipping Kumari, a living goddess manifested in the body of a young girl, to see how life is for the sacred children spending their lives in a temple—and what happens when they grow.
Broadly Staff
8.2.16
Travel

You Can Make a Fortune Selling Tree Seeds in Nepal

The seeds, known as rudraksha, are believed to carry mystical powers and can fetch thousands of dollars.
David Caprara
1.26.16
Film

A Timelapse Look at One of the World's Deadliest Mountain Trails

Catch the calm side of the Annapurna Circuit in Aleks Kocev's new timelapse.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.12.15
Science

This Simulation Found Most Glaciers Near Mount Everest Could Be Gone By 2100

One model showed glacier mass loss ranging between 70 and 99 per cent. Thanks, climate change.
Jacqueline Ronson
5.27.15
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