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4 lives lost in 4 days
Three tourists and a Sherpa lost their lives in four days, a chilling reminder of the enormous challenges Everest poses, even to some of the world's most experienced climbers.
Tue, 24 May 2016 14:09:11 EDT
How hard is it to climb Mount Everest?
Icy temperatures, fierce winds and limited oxygen: The world's highest peak is an inhospitable place for any living thing, and danger is inherent in trying to climb it.
Tue, 24 May 2016 13:43:23 EDT
What happens to your body on Mount Everest
"Human beings aren't built to function at the cruising altitude of a 747," the voice in the trailer for the film "Everest" warns. "Our bodies will be literally dying."
Tue, 24 May 2016 13:43:52 EDT
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