April 17, 2021
Even as Virus Cases Soar, Nepal Re-Opens Mt. Everest
By Kamal Dev Bhattarai
Amid a second wave of COVID-19 infections, hundreds of climbers are set to scale the world’s tallest mountain.
January 02, 2019
Adopt a Heritage: Who Will Save the Everest Estate in India?
By Krzysztof Iwanek
George Everest’s mansion is decrepit and New Delhi wants a private company to adopt it.
April 19, 2017
Reinhold Messner on the Future of Climbing Mount Everest
By Saransh Sehgal
The legendary climber talks about the evolution of the climbing industry in Nepal.
May 30, 2013
Everest 60-Year Anniversary: My, How Things Have Changed
A proposed ladder at the summit, overcrowding and melting glaciers: Mt. Everest is not what it used to be.
May 09, 2013
Climbing Mt. Everest: Dangers on the Roof of the World
May is the prime climbing season in the Himalayas, where ascending the peaks is risky business.