Everest Is Melting, Revealing Tons of Garbage and Human Bodies
Due to decades of commercial mountaineering and climate change, the worlds tallest mountain is becoming “the world’s highest garbage dump.”
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11 People Died Climbing Everest This Year. Is Traffic to Blame?
An American climber is the latest to die climbing the world's most famous peak.
The ‘Yeti’ Footprints Found by the Indian Army Are Probably Just a Bear's
“Any reasonable person can see these are melted prints.”
My Altitude Sickness Didn't Ruin the Pizza at Mount Everest's Basecamp
You never know what you’re going to get at the Nepalese teahouses along your trek.
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The Man Trying to Fix Mount Everest's Towering Poop Problem
Volunteer engineers and architects want to solve Mount Everest's most unsolvable problem: its landfills of human waste.
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.
These Ex-Noma Chefs Are Throwing a Pop-Up on Mount Everest
One Star House Party, a 20-month, 20-nation roving pop-up restaurant, will embrace the cuisines of Kenya, Oman, India, Iceland, and Nepal—on the barren slopes of Mount Everest, no less.
Want to Eat a Noma-Level Meal on Mount Everest? Now You Can
Unlike most dining experience, the Base Camp leg of this culinary tour will last a whopping 14 days. In addition to an insane travel experience, the trek promises to offer a glimpse into the psyche of a presumably obsessive and adventurous chef.
Climbing Everest in Virtual Reality Was More Powerful Than Any Video Game
This is virtual tourism meeting its most epic potential, the sort of project that really isn't for the players, but for the people.
Sherpa Describe Why They Returned to Everest after the Deadliest Season Ever
Some came back to the mountain out of love, others out of economic necessity.
Stonehenge, Easter Island, Venice: Climate Change Will Destroy Human History
Beloved World Heritage sites all over the world might disappear forever, thanks to climate change.
A Woman Died Climbing Mount Everest While Trying to Prove ‘Vegans Can Do Anything'
The Australian finance lecturer at Monash University and her husband, Robert Gropel, sought to reach the summit of the world in order to achieve a simple goal: “To prove that vegans can do anything and more.”