Mountaineer Reinhold Messner discusses the climbing career that led to his supplemental oxygen free climb of Mount Everest on May 8, 1978 and recalls what the experience was like for him and climbing partner, Peter Habeler. Messner also comments on other mountains he ascended and the future of mountain climbing … Continue reading
An Indonesian explains how she suffered in the tsunami that took place in 2004 and lost her staff members Continue reading
Dan Chung revisits the Indonesian province five years after the Indian Ocean disaster Continue reading
Chris Gorse and John sturges talks about the impact of Eyjafjallajökull Iceland Volcano Eruption on our planet Continue reading
Smithsonian geologist puts Eyjafjallajökull eruption in perspective Continue reading
Adventurer Conrad Anker recalls the moment he discovered the body of George Mallory during his ascent of Mount Everest and describes the documentary he made that captured his attempt to mirror Mallory’s climb. George Mallory and climbing partner Sandy Irvin disappeared in 1924 and were discovered on May 1, 1999.