Showing posts with label Mount Everest. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Mount Everest. Show all posts

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Four climbers found dead in their tents on Everest

Nepali sherpas have found four climbers dead in their tents on Mount Everest, officials said, with suspicion they died of carbon monoxide poisoning.

Thursday, June 04, 2015

Οι παγετώνες του Έβερεστ ίσως λιώσουν έως το τέλος του αιώνα

 Πρόσφατη έρευνα αποκαλύπτει ότι οι παγετώνες του όρους Έβερεστ ίσως λιώσουν πριν από το τέλος αυτού του αιώνα.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Disaster predicted as glaciers retreat

Since the 1950s, China's glaciers have retreated by about 7,600 square kilometers, or around 18 percent. An average of 247 square kilometers of glacial ice has disappeared every year.

Sunday, May 03, 2015

Mt. Everest Loses an Inch After Nepal Quake

In addition to killing thousands of people and injuring many more, the Force 7.8 earthquake that rattled central Nepal on April 25 also shaved a couple of centimeters off the top of Mount Everest.

Sunday, April 26, 2015

18 mountaineers killed in Mount Qomolangma avalanche

At least 18 mountaineers have been confirmed killed in the avalanche in Mount Qomolangma, triggered by a major earthquake on Saturday, and their nationalities are not yet clear, Nepal's Tourism Department told Xinhua on Sunday.

Bad weather hampers search for avalanche survivors on Everest

Bad weather frustrated efforts to rescue hundreds of climbers stranded on Mount Everest on Sunday, a day after an earthquake in Nepal triggered an avalanche in possibly the single deadliest incident on the world's highest peak.

Death toll exceeds 1,800 after Nepal quake. Rescue operations are underway by the Nepal Army

It is being reported that the death toll from the series of quakes which struck Nepal now exceeds 18-hundered.

The Nepali Home Ministry has also revealed that some 47-hundered people have been injured.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

More than 1,000 killed in Nepal quake

A 7.9-magnitude earthquake killed more than 1,300 people on Saturday, Nepalese authorities said, with tremors felt as far as New Delhi. The quake toppled a famed 19th-century tower in Kathmandu and triggered a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest.

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Προβλήματα από τα σκουπίδια και τα ανθρώπινα περιττώματα στο όρος Έβερεστ

Τα περιττώματα των ορειβατών στο όρος Έβερεστ αποτελούν πλέον σοβαρό πρόβλημα, προκαλώντας ρύπανση και απειλώντας την υψηλότερη κορυφή του πλανήτη με διάδοση ασθενειών, σύμφωνα με τον επικεφαλής του ορειβατικού συλλόγου του Νεπάλ, Ανγκ Τσέρινγκ.

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Dozens of trekkers cut off by snowfall near Mount Everest

KATHMANDU - Dozens of foreign hikers and Nepali guides returning from a trekking trip to the base camp of Mount Everest have been cut off by heavy snowfall, a police official said on Sunday.

EL News