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22 destinations that were ruined by tourists over the past decade


A woman who summited Everest in just 2 weeks fasted during intense workouts and slept in oxygen-starved chambers to prepare for the journey


Nepali officials reportedly may require climbers hoping to scale Mount Everest to prove their physical fitness, following a year that saw at least 11 people die on the mountain



Mount Everest is clogged with inexperienced climbers, but there's too much money at stake for anyone to do anything about it


A Mount Everest record-holder says summit 'traffic jams' aren’t the problem — it’s the trek down that kills people


Mt. Everest climbers describe chaotic 'Lord of the Flies' situation near the peak, with fights breaking out amid unruly overcrowding



Dead bodies litter Mount Everest because it's so dangerous and expensive to get them down


11 people have been killed on Mount Everest this climbing season. Here's why so many people are dying on the world's highest mountain.


One stunning picture shows why climbers are dying on Mount Everest


Meet the only NASA astronaut to climb Mount Everest


Breathtaking photos of the highest points in 31 different countries, from Denali to Everest


A 77-year-old doctor diagnosed himself with a deadly lung problem while climbing Everest — here's how he survived



A 30-year-old mountaineer became the first person to successfully ski down K2, the second highest peak in the world — here's the footage


What the top of Mount Everest is really like, according to the woman who's been there a record-breaking 9 times


This record-breaking Everest climber has reached the summit nine times. She makes $11.50 per hour washing dishes at Whole Foods.


Mountain climbers experience mysterious hallucinations that doctors are calling a new condition



The world's tallest mountains like Mount Everest and K2 have a 'death zone' — here's a first-hand account of what it's like


Everest is becoming a conveyor belt of hikers who pay $25,000 to do the climb -- these images reveal what the trek really looks like


I'm a tech exec who hiked Mt Everest to help refugees -- and it taught me what it really takes to be successful


Mount Everest is not the hardest mountain to climb — here's what makes K2 so much worse