Plans, travelogues, personal and group diaries, etc. of past, current, and planned expeditions to Mount Everest, the Himalayan peak which straddles the border between Nepal's Khumbu region and Chinese Tibet. At 8848 meters (29,028 feet) the summit of Everest is the highest place on earth. It is called Sagarmatha in Nepalese and Chomolongma in Tibetan.
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Lost on Everest
The public television program NOVA features information about the 1999 expedition to find George Mallory as well as details on surviving Everest, the mountain's history, and climbing routes.
Mount Everest 2002
About Claudia Bäumler and Hartmut Bielefeldt's plans to attempt the northern side of Mount Everest in spring 2002 as a two-person team.
Singapore-Latin American Expedition
About the team's attempt to climb Mount Everest via the North Face. Photos, dispatches, and route information. Also covers previous expeditions to Mount Ararat, Kazakhstan, Aconcagua, and Chilean volcanoes.
Sir Edmund Hillary Anniversary Expedition - Mount Everest 2003
About their plans to reach the summit of Everest exactly 50 years after Sir Edmund Hillary and Tensing Norgay.
Team Everest '03
American expedition led by disabled climber Gary Guller. Eight trekkers with disabilities reached Base Camp, and Guller became the first arm amputee to reach the summit.
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