I am tormented with an everlasting itch for things remote

- Herman Melville

13 climbers, including nine Sherpas from different teams, have summited Everest this week after a two-year gap of no summits.

As other climbers make their way up to the summit this season, we take a look at the peak–the disasters, the environmental issues and the lure it still holds for the world. (more…)

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