Mount Everest

Inside the Wild Climb to Capture Mount Everest in VR for Sports Illustrated

Bonnie Pan is president of Endemol Shine Beyond USA, a company known for releasing digital video hits like Keys of Christmas (starring Mariah Carey …

Virtual Reality

Climbing Routes of Mount Everest | GvaTNews

Mount Everest has two standard climbing routes, one from Nepal side that is known as the Southeast Ridge route and one from Tibet side known as the …

Mountaineering

Here's How Big a Hill You Need to Fully Recharge a Tesla

A very, very big one.<p>One of the great things about many hybrid and electric cars is that they're able to recharge the batteries a little bit every time you get off the throttle and use the brakes. You'll only get a little bit here and there, but over time, the electricity generated adds up. It also …

Electric Vehicles

Mount Everest: Take a Breathtaking 36 Frame Tour Here

For our latest installment of 36 Frames, <i>Highsnobiety’s</i> very own Timothy Suen headed to Nepal in search of culture, excitement and adventure by …

Lifestyle

Photographic Guide to Mount Everest Tour in Tibet

<b>Blessed with epic mountain vista, turquoise alpine lakes and profound Buddhist culture, for years Tibet has held its irresistible allure to</b> …

Photography

China set to build major visitors' complex at Mount Everest base

Climbing Mount Everest is at the top—pun intended—of many a thrill seeker's bucket list. And with news that the traditionally difficult to access Tibetan entrance to the world's tallest mountain is about to open up to more visitors, Everest could become an even bigger tourist destination than …

China

Featured 360°: Dalí, Fiat, and Mount Everest

<i>Featured 360° is an ongoing series to highlight some of our favorite videos from creators and brands for you to enjoy during the week. For this</i> …

The Technology You'll Probably End Up Buying in 2017

<b>What’s New for Tech in 2017</b><p>As the end of the year approaches, it’s a great time to talk about the tech trends that will flood 2017. And whether …

Automation

Mount Everest: The Insane Cost Behind The Climb

Santa baby, put a little cash in the tree, for me... so I can climb Mount Everest in the new year. If it's been your life-long dream to climb the …

Mountaineering

New Restaurant Opening at Mount Everest

Earth's highest mountain is about to host an exclusive eatery. A pop-up One Star House Party restaurant is taking 15 guests and serving them …

Food & Dining

Mount Everest is Getting a Helipad, Hotel, and Museum

While virtually everyone in the world knows what Mount Everest is, only a very small percentage of people have actually climbed it. Most of us would …

Travel

China Doubles Down on Everest Tourism

Considering that Mount Everest is Earth’s highest mountain, it’s somewhat curious that almost all visitors and adventurers experience it the same …

China

The Power of Setting Small Songwriting Goals

Do you find frustration building practically every time you sit down to write a song? Sometimes you find that a song’s first ideas will come to you …

Guitar Playing

JENSIE'S EVEREST CHALLENGE

On January 2nd, Jens will ride up & down the famous Berlin Teufelsberg, his home-mountain which features about 90m of elevation. He will do so on his …

How Much Does it Cost to Climb Mount Everest?

“How much does it cost to climb Mount Everest?” This is a popular question I get after a speaking engagement. The short answer is a car or at least …

Mountaineering

Everest Base Camp to Get a Helipad, Hotel, and A Museum. Wait, But Why?

The historically restricted gateway to the world's tallest mountain, which is in Tibet, will soon see more and more tourists.<p>According to a report by …

Museums

My Adventure: Hike to Mount Everest base camp 40-plus years in the making

My friend Joel Blalock and I have talked about hiking on Mount Everest for decades, but it wasn't until this past September, when I was a 71-year-old …

Mountains

China to build resort and helipad near Everest Base Camp in Tibet

Everest Base Camp in Tibet will soon have a new hotel, museum and helipad, it has been announced. Authorities in China have released plans to build a new resort complex near the base camp, to be completed by 2019.<p>Being billed as an ‘international mountaineering centre’, the project will see the …

China

Do Mountaineers Use Performance-Enhancing Medications?

Less than half of the climbers surveyed reported using medications on climbs, revealed a new study.

Life Sciences

Documenting the beautiful danger of mountaineering

When asked how long he’s been a professional photographer, Bryce Brown laughs uncomfortably. He points out that he doesn’t shoot commercially or on …

Mountains

Date night on Mount Everest is now a thing

Date night on Mount Everest is now a thing<p>Photo: Getty Images<p>Ever wondered what a gourmet dining experience at 17,500 feet above the sea level would …

Food

Mount Everest Base Camp to Get a Helipad, Hotel, and Museum - Condé Nast Traveler

The Tibet side may soon become as popular as the Nepal side.<p>Climbing Mount Everest is at the top—pun intended—of many a thrill seeker's bucket list. And with news that the traditionally difficult to access Tibetan entrance to the world's tallest mountain is about to open up to more visitors, …

Travel

Mount Everest As Seen From Orbit By Proba-V

Proba-V - ESA's smallest Earth-observing mission - overflies Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world, its peak seen left of centre in this …

Space

Mount Everest Articles

The following articles that I have written contain a lot of useful information and facts about Mount Everest and it’s climbers. These articles are …

Book Excerpt: 'Blueprint for a Battlestar' (US 2016)

<i>In "Blueprint for a Battlestar: Serious Scientific Explanations Behind Sci-Fi's Greatest Inventions," NASA insider Rod Pyle explores remarkable and</i> …

Science Fiction

Reach Mount Everest's Base Camp Without Any Hiking Required

By Nicolle Monico Dec. 12th, 2016<p>Photos Credit: Remote Lands<p>Some of the Himalaya’s most iconic hiking trails can be found in Nepal, the country …

Travel

Former Noma Chef Opens a Pop-Up Restaurant at Mount Everest Base Camp - Condé Nast Traveler

The latest iteration of James Sharman's One Star House Party takes cooking to new heights.<p>How do you host a party at the base of Mount Everest? If you're Noma alum James Sharman and his group of five friends, that's what you're trying to figure out <i>atthisverymoment</i>. For their latest iteration of One …

Food & Dining

Google Conversation Actions For Google Home Gives Android Voice Access to 3rd Party Apps

If you're a little timid of talking to an electronic device, you better suck it up soon, because it looks like it's going to be such a big part of …

Google

How skydiving military snipers harnessed top oxygen tech on Mount Everest

It looks like something superheroes would wear in a Marvel movie, and acts like a device that can make the impossible possible at extreme heights.<p>State-of-the-art breathing tech could be the key to US military personnel delivering maximum performance in extreme elevations—and fighting where others …

Oxygen