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How To Climb Mt. Everest?

Rajan Thapaliya | Posted 07.18.2016 | Travel
Rajan Thapaliya

Mt. Everest is not just a pride for Nepalese people, but also the tallest peak in the world. Is there any lack than the heaven itself when we are talk...

Preparing For An Amazing Everest Base Camp Trek

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 06.10.2016 | Travel
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

Mount Everest is widely known as being the highest mountain on Earth. Because of this, climbing the mountain tops many people's bucket lists. Located ...

A Life's Dream Complete: Conquering Mount Everest

Kuntal Joisher | Posted 06.08.2016 | Travel
Kuntal Joisher

Just over two years ago, I wrote these words on this blog: My name is Kuntal Joisher and I am about to climb Mount Everest. Over those years, I've chr...

A Climber Who Raised The Pictures Of Buddha, Dalai Lama, And Obama On The Top Of Mt. Everest

Rajan Thapaliya | Posted 06.02.2016 | World
Rajan Thapaliya

Mt. Everest climber was able to raise the picture of Buddha, Dalai Lama and Obama at the summit. Not just foreign climbers, but Nepalese citizens them...

A String Of Deaths On Mount Everest Raises Safety Questions

Reuters | Alexandra Ma | Posted 05.23.2016 | World

KATHMANDU/SYDNEY (Reuters) - A 43-year-old Indian mountaineer has died while descending from the summit of Mount Everest, in the third fatality on the...

2 Climbers Die After Summiting Everest

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 05.22.2016 | Sports

After two years in which no human summited Mount Everest, climbers have returned to the world’s highest peak. But with the stories of triumph, the r...

7-Eleven Worker Becomes First Woman To Climb Everest 7 Times

Reuters | Paul Vale | Posted 05.24.2016 | Sports

By Gopal Sharma KATHMANDU (Reuters) - A 42-year-old woman born in Nepal climbed Mount Everest for the seventh time on Friday, breaking her own record ...

War Veteran Summits Everest 3 Years After Losing His Leg

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 05.23.2016 | Good News

A Marine Corps veteran who lost part of his leg in an explosion in Afghanistan has conquered the world's tallest mountain. Charlie Linville, a native ...

China To Publicly Shame Graffiti Artists At Mount Everest Base Camp

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 05.16.2016 | Arts

Vandals who graffiti their names at a base camp at Mount Everest may soon get the kind of attention authorities believe they deserve. Chinese official...

Sherpa Becomes First Person To Reach Everest Summit In 2 Years

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 05.12.2016 | World

For the first time in two years, humans stood on the top of the world. A team of nine Sherpas successfully scaled Mount Everest’s peak on Wednesday ...

Mt. Everest, Messi, And Barcelona

Rajan Thapaliya | Posted 05.11.2016 | Sports
Rajan Thapaliya

World's best player, Messi had won FIFA award for four consecutive periods besides winning European Player of the Year. Short in height, Messi's mag...

New Zealand's Everest: Stunning Mount Cook

Nicola Barnard | Posted 04.15.2016 | Travel
Nicola Barnard

The highest mountain in New Zealand - Mount Cook - is one of its most striking assets. Standing at 12,218ft high Sir Edmund Hillary (the first man to ...

Problems Faced in America by the Nepalese Immigrant Community

Rajan Thapaliya | Posted 04.12.2016 | World
Rajan Thapaliya

Moving to a new country and starting a life from scratch is never an easy process. Giving up the close proximity of everyone and everything you love, ...

This Is The First Cancer Survivor To Summit Mount Everest

HuffPost Rise | Kira Brekke | Posted 03.25.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Sean Swarner is the first cancer survivor to summit Mount Everest, and he did it using one working lung. In the video above, watch Swarner explain his...

Adventuring She-roes

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 02.23.2016 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

As I plan a trip for Europe this coming summer with a friend, I see how much fun "adventuring" can be. Of course, I am no match for women who have scaled mountains or traveled to the, literally, ends of the Earth.

Right Next Door: Samantha Larson and Dr. David Larson, Mountain Climbers

Ian Spanier | Posted 12.08.2015 | Los Angeles
Ian Spanier

Mountain climbers Dr. David Larson and his daughter Samantha, the first father/daughter team to summit Everest © Ian Spanier Photography 2015 Years ...

The Challenges of Climbing Mount Everest

Quora | Posted 11.10.2015 | Travel
Quora

While individual legs aren't all super complicated, the facts that you're operating on much less oxygen in your blood, way below freezing, with gear that weighs you down, in clothes that encumber you, and on little sleep after weeks of getting there, conspire to make an Everest summit super hard.

5 Powerful Rules That Will Help You Conquer Any Challenge

Oprah.com | Ashley Sepanski | Posted 10.28.2015 | OWN

As told to Ashley Sepanski1. Remember that backing up is not backing down. Climbing a mountain is never a straight shot to the top. Because of Mount E...

This Is What It Looks Like To Summit Mount Everest Alone

Travel + Leisure | Posted 10.15.2015 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Climbing Everest is no simple occasion -- as you can tell from Dickinson's photos. The weather can change at the drop of a hat and the varying air pressures can be a huge issue if you're not properly trained. Considering Dickinson reached the summit on his own is incredible.

The Edge of Everest

ADST | Posted 10.12.2015 | Women
ADST

Ambassador Sue McCourt Cobb learned first-hand how dangerous and grueling a climb up Mount Everest can be when she set out in 1988 to become the first woman from the United States to reach its summit.

A Shark of Another Color

George Heymont | Posted 10.08.2015 | Arts
George Heymont

As someone who is a total klutz and rather fearful of heights, trust me whey I say that this staggeringly beautiful film by Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi is the perfect armchair adventure.

Nepal Wants To Ban Novice Climbers From Everest Over Safety Concerns

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 09.29.2015 | World

Climbers have been complaining for years that Mount Everest has become too crowded, making it both unpleasant and hazardous for those attempting the c...

My Life; My Dad; The Himalaya

Kuntal Joisher | Posted 09.23.2015 | Travel
Kuntal Joisher

I just walked into my dad's room. He is in deep sleep, and has a baby-like happiness and calmness on his face. I've seen his Lewy Body Dementia (LBD) progressing further over the last few months to a point where he spends his entire day on the bed.

Zaki's Review: Everest

Zaki Hasan | Posted 09.18.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

Fully taking advantage of the immersive IMAX-3D palette, Everest benefits from some of the most breathtaking and dizzying mountain photography I've ever seen, as well as a top-drawer cast.

ReThink Review: Everest -- The Question at the Top of the World

Jonathan Kim | Posted 09.18.2015 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Everest has a lot going for it, and I'm sure it'll satisfy those looking for a tense, exciting time at the movies. So why did Everest leave me feeling so flat?