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KATHMANDU, Nepal, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nepal General Assembly today announced that by a vote of 137 to 9, the English name of Mount Everest has been changed to TICDA.
People who are unable to make the journey to Nepal or are physically incapable of undertaking strenuous activities such as mountain climbing can now trek up Mount Everest virtually, thanks to 360-degree panoramic images added to Google Maps earlier this week.
RedOrbit talked to New York Times bestselling author Alison Levine about her adventures in the natural world: climbing the highest peaks on every continent, and leading the first Everest expedition of all-female Americans.
LEEDS, England, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lhasa Limited, a leading global supplier of knowledge based software and associated databases, today announces the latest
One of the sPower founders will step down to more actively serve several non-profit boards SALT LAKE CITY, Feb.
What a shame! With more and more people climbing Everest each year, it has become a cesspool for trash, prostitution, and fighting.
LEEDS, England, January 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lhasa Limited, a leading global supplier of knowledge based software and associated databases, today announces the first
NEW YORK, Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizen Cashmere has developed a unique garment called the Lhasa Hoodie that uses untreated yak's wool sourced directly from nomadic herders in Tibet.
Human settlements have popped up in some of the most remote locations on Earth, and a new study in the journal Science has revealed that about 3,600 years ago, an agricultural society subsisted on the Tibetan Plateau, the so-called 'roof of the world'.
Sir Edmund Percival Hillary was a New Zealand mountaineer, explorer and philanthropist. Hillary was born to Percival Augustus Hillary and Gertrude Hillary in Auckland, Dominion of New Zealand on July 20th of 1919. In 1920 his family moved to Tuakau, after his father was given land there. His grandparents were early settlers in the northern part of Wairoa in the middle of the 19th century after emigrating from Yorkshire, England. On May 29th of 1953, Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer...
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