Tag Archives: Earthquakes

Mount Everest’s Hillary Step has collapsed, mountaineer shows

Tim Mosedale adds demolition of rocky outcrop, maybe in 2015 earthquake, may manufacture clambering to summit more dangerous A British mountaineer has confirmed that a far-famed bumpy outcrop near the peak of Mount Everest has collapsed, potentially representing the ascent more dangerous. The Hillary Step, identified after Sir Edmund Hillary who, along with the sherpa … Read More

Papua New Guinea earthquake death toll contacts 67

Rescue tries continue as aftershocks hit Southern Highlands, a week after quake Aid works in Papua New Guinea say the death toll from last week’s 7.5 shake has reached at least 67, as the country’s remote highlands were again rocked by strong aftershocks. Three aftershocks, each more powerful than importance 5, shook the rugged Southern … Read More

Mount Everest is tightening under our heavines. Epoch to drop the barrel list | Philip Hoare

Reports of damage to the Hillary Step, the major challenge before the summit, be pointed out that we do not own awesome targets, whatever names we give them Its a scene from one of John Martins apocalyptic covers. Or a modern tragedy movie. But this isnt CGI. Everest may have begun to breakdown, as if … Read More

Mount Everest climbers procured for canvas purse clean-up assignment

Recreational climbers and Sherpas asked to help remove hundreds of kilograms of offspring after sequence of deadly quakes on macrocosms highest peak The government of Nepal and Everest expedition organisers have launched a clean-up busines at 21,000 ft to remove rubbish left on “the worlds” highest pinnacle after a series of deadly avalanches. Sherpas and … Read More