Russian base jumper Valery Rozov set a new record for the World's highest base jump. He climbed Mount Everest, the highest mountain on earth to make it happen.
May 29 2013, 8:41am CDT
Source: Sydney Morning Herald
Forget climbing Mount Everest - for most humans, just eking out a living on the harsh Tibetan plateau is challenge enough. But Tibetan people have thrived there for thousands of years and a new study says it is thanks to a genetic adaptation they in ...
Full article at: Sydney Morning Herald
Jul 2 2014, 8:30pm CDT
Mount Everest, Earth's highest mountain, now has 3G coverage. Nepalese carrier Ncell has installed 3G base stations...
Oct 30 2010, 9:45am CDT
Source: Pittsburgh City Paper
Another new Nepalese restaurant in town is good news for fans of momos and other Asian specialties
by Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth
When it rains, it pours, and right now, it's raining momos, a.k.a. Nepalese dumplings. In the past year, two Nepalese restaurants have opened in and around Pittsburgh, with another soon to follow.…
Full article at: Pittsburgh City Paper
Jul 2 2014, 5:00am CDT
Oregon Scientific has announced a partnership with the Love Hope Strength Foundation as an official sponsor of “Everest...
Oct 5 2007, 9:58am CDT
Source: The Rumpus
Good news everyone: Sherlock Holmes is finally in the public domain.Wolves are spreading secrets with their eyes.Photographing Everest’s sherpas.Let’s all take a trip back to the first Miss Universe.The world is full of things like giant pink slugs and ...
Full article at: The Rumpus
Jun 24 2014, 5:00am CDT
Without Griffith Pugh, Edmund Hillary's pioneering ascent of Mount Everest would never have been possible. So why have you never heard of him?Read mor ...
Full article at: Deadspin
Jun 12 2014, 11:00am CDT
Huawei announced plans to build a GSM base station on Mount Everest at an elevation of 6,500 meters or 21,325 feet. The...
Oct 4 2007, 9:50am CDT