The Harlem Shake, a sheik, and a badass grandfather
As the Himalayan climbing season gets underway, we take a look back at images from Everest, 2012, a year marked by hazardous conditions, epic crowds, and tragic accidents
In the 16 years since Into Thin Air, Mount Everest has become safer in many ways, with better storm forecasting and amazing high-altitude rescue helicopters. So why did 10 people die in 2012?
A brutal beating high on Everest threatens to raise tensions in Tibet
You think climbing the world's highest peak is difficult? Try getting back to Kathmandu during heavy monsoons.
This past weekend, the final wave of climbers reached the top safely
The best face-offs on high
Amid serious concerns about the possibility of another deadly traffic jam on Everest, like the one that killed four people last weekend, between 80 and 150 climbers headed for the summit this morning.
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