Tagged With Mountains

Deaths on Mount Everest highlight just how inconsistent mountain climbing permits are


Authorities are searching for 8 climbers who have been missing for a week in the Indian Himalayas


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



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


The highest point in every US state


What aeroplane turbulence is, and why it's no big deal



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


A set of 12,600-year old handprints means humans were roaming the Himalayas thousands of years later than anthropologists thought


Earth may have once had a single shell like an egg


A 60-million-year old mystery about a massive missing chunk of the Asian and Eurasian continents has been solved


You'd be surprised how complicated it is to go to the bathroom on Mount Everest


Inside the wild party on top of a mountain where people drench each other in champagne



Locals chiselled the Guoliang Tunnel into -- and through -- the side of a mountain


Here's what scientists think caused that giant fissure in Wyoming