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Mount Everest

Photo: Andrew Purdam, Trekker’s classic view from Kala Patthar (Some rights reserved)

Mount Everest is the Earth’s highest mountain, with a peak at 8,848 meters above sea level and the 5th tallest mountain measured from the center of the Earth. It is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas.

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Man of Everest Documentary (1983) Part 1

Everest Gets A Growth Spurt As China, Nepal Revise Official Elevation Upward
Everest: Sherpas slam Nepal’s plan to remove rubbish
Everest through the eyes of a Sherpa: ‘Climbers need to wake up’
Mount Everest: Why the summit can get so crowded
Yes, This Photo from Everest Is Real

Trouble on the Mountain
Trouble on the mountain

Older Headlines
A push for climbing reform after Sherpa deaths on Everest@bsorlove
Death at 19,000 Feet Sherpas, Fate and the Dangerous Business of Everest
Death and Anger on Everest – Jon Krakauer
Most Sherpas decide to leave Everest for season
sherpas-consider-boycott-after-everest-disaster (archived Outbounding discussion)
Sherpas threaten to strike – Morning Ireland
Nepal Scrambles to Bring Striking Sherpas Back to Mount Everest@TheWire
Everest Climber: Sherpas Tried to Kill Me

Gyalzen Sherpa from Hillary's 1953 Everest Expedition

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Tengboche, looking towards Mt Everest

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