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13-year-old becomes youngest to top Mount Everest - Yahoo! News

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13-year-old becomes youngest to top Mount Everest - Yahoo! News

Mount Everest climbers shares journey on Instagram

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National Geographic's team of climbers is expected to reach the peak Friday and those who follow along with Instagram will be the first to see it. [Read more]...
Mount Everest climbers shares journey on Instagram
British explorer Daniel Hughes makes first smartphone video call from Everest's peak
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Google Maps Takes Users to the Highest Mountain Peaks in the World

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Google Maps offered users breathtaking views of the world’s highest mountain peaks today with the launch of 360-degree images from Aconcagua in South America, Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa, Mount Elbrus in Europe, and the base camp at Mount Everest in Asia. Taken with a lightweight tripod and... Please visit Search...
Google Maps Takes Users to the Highest Mountain Peaks in the World

Mathematician: Finding 17M-digit prime number like climbing Everest

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The mathematician who found the largest known prime number said the discovery last month was like climbing Mount Everest or landing on the moon....
Mathematician: Finding 17M-digit prime number like climbing Everest

Dare devils: Klash is an iOS app for setting your friends challenges

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You’ve seen Jackass, right? That bonkers MTV show involving a bunch of crazy folk performing ridiculous stunts? Well, we’ve encountered an interesting little app that could help you and your friends set similar challenges for yourselves – though they don’t necessarily have to entail quite as crazy stunts as you’ve...
Dare devils: Klash is an iOS app for setting your friends challenges
Microsoft helps launch interactive Everest site mapping climate change and 60 years of climbs
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Want to explore Mount Everest and Kilimanjaro without climbing them? Google Maps to the rescue

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Google has gone to great lengths to capture a virtual tour of some of the world’s most majestic and unique places for its Maps service. Today, it announced it has released the street view of some of the most famous mountains on earth, including Mount Everest and Kilimanjaro. Now, users...
Want to explore Mount Everest and Kilimanjaro without climbing them? Google Maps to the rescue

Arctic Explorer Eric Larson Becomes First Person To Tweet From The North Pole

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Earlier today, arctic explorer Eric Larson became the first person to Tweet from the North Pole. After a 51-day trek over ice flows and open water, he finally made it to his destination with two companions as part of his year-long project to Save The Poles and raise awareness...
Arctic Explorer Eric Larson Becomes First Person To Tweet From The North Pole

Mount Everest as you've never seen it: zoom in on the remarkable 2bn pixel image

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An incredible new zoom photograph shows Everest in extreme detail, highlighting the effects of climate change and allowing viewers to navigate around base camp and the mountainEd Douglas...
Mount Everest as you've never seen it: zoom in on the remarkable 2bn pixel image

Terrorist Attacks and Comparable Risks, Part 2

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John Adams argues that our irrationality about comparative risks depends on the type of risk: With "pure" voluntary risks, the risk itself, with its associated challenge and rush of adrenaline, is the reward. Most climbers on Mount Everest know that it is dangerous and willingly take the risk. With a...
Terrorist Attacks and Comparable Risks, Part 2

Zoom in on Mount Everest in a gigapixel photograph

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An incredible new zoom photograph shows Everest in extreme detail, highlighting the effects of climate change and allowing viewers to navigate around base camp and the mountainIt's a famous view, but few have ever seen Everest as up close and personal before. Filmmaker and climate-change campaigner David Breashears spent this...
Zoom in on Mount Everest in a gigapixel photograph

China and Nepal finally settle height of Everest

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China and Nepal agree on an official height for Mount Everest - ending a long-running disagreement over the issue....
China and Nepal finally settle height of Everest
High-altitude traffic jams are depriving Mount Everest of its sense of adventure

Google Earth gets Leap Motion support, lets you explore the planet with touch-free control

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How are you celebrating Earth Day? If you're one of 10,000 Leap Motion devs with an early unit, you could very well be exploring Mount Everest or venturing through the Amazon, just by waving your hands. Google's Earth app, which has reportedly been downloaded more than a billion times,...
Google Earth gets Leap Motion support, lets you explore the planet with touch-free control

Three climbers die on Everest descent

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Two people are still missing after a wind storm swept the mountain while they were returning from the summitA Nepalese mountaineering official says three climbers returning from the summit of Mount Everest have died and two more are missing.Gyanendra Shrestha said on Monday that a German, a Nepal-born Canadian and...
Three climbers die on Everest descent

Nepal protests at Everest video call

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Nepal says British climber Daniel Hughes did not have permission to make live broadcast from summit of Mount Everest....
Nepal protests at Everest video call
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Microsoft scales Mount Everest, partnering with GlacierWorks to celebrate 60 years since first successful ascent

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On the 60th anniversary of the successful ascent of Sir Edmund Hillary up Mount Everest, Microsoft has teamed up with GlacierWorks, an educational non-profit organization, to highlight the journey up to the summit in an interactive website. Using technology from the company’s Internet Explorer team, Microsoft Research, and developers at...
Microsoft scales Mount Everest, partnering with GlacierWorks to celebrate 60 years since first successful ascent

Here's How To Create Facebook Posts That Go Massively Viral (FB)

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A viral Facebook post is what digital marketers everywhere dream about at night. It is marketing gold, and better yet, it's free. Creating these illusive posts, however, can seem like the Mount Everest of content strategies. First, marketers need to realize there is no exact formula to viral posts. Like...
Here's How To Create Facebook Posts That Go Massively Viral (FB)

Mount Everest Doesn't Look All That Big When You See It From Space

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The rocky crest of Earth's crust barely peeks out from the planet around it....
Mount Everest Doesn't Look All That Big When You See It From Space

How to Overcome Your Three Greatest Blogging Challenges

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Let’s say you thought it would be pretty neat to climb Mount Everest. You find two “how-to” web sites that explain what’s involved. One details a tough training regimen, spells out all of the financial costs, has a serious conversation with you about the risks, and gives you a...
How to Overcome Your Three Greatest Blogging Challenges

Ekso Bionics' exoskeleton receives a standing ovation at Wired 2012

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The Wired 2012 event took place over the past two days in London and was host to a number of great inventors, creators and entertainers. One particular talk brought home a real sense of why technology can be so exciting and inspiring. Robotics is a field that can inspire all manner...
Ekso Bionics' exoskeleton receives a standing ovation at Wired 2012
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National Geographic is documenting one team’s ascent of Mount Everest using Instagram

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National Geographic was Instagram’s very first big brand partner and so it seems quite fitting that the media giant is using the photo sharing app for the very first time to let viewers in on an Everest expedition. With a National Geographic expedition team expected to reach the summit tomorrow...
National Geographic is documenting one team’s ascent of Mount Everest using Instagram

Can This Photograph of Mt. Everest Persuade People That Climate Change Is Happening?

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The same view of Mount Everest, 88 years apart, affords a striking contrast - and a much diminished glacier....
Can This Photograph of Mt. Everest Persuade People That Climate Change Is Happening?

Climber Documents Ascent to Mount Everest’s Peak via Social Media [PICS] - http://bit.ly/9m3UX0

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Climber Documents Ascent to Mount Everest’s Peak via Social Media [PICS] - http://bit.ly/9m3UX0

Dear Jeremy - your work issues solved

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Problems at work? Need advice? Our agony uncle - and readers - have the answersWill being temporarily out of contact put my new job in jeopardy?I work in the IT sector and have a hectic work schedule. I recently applied to a big company and was verbally assured of having bagged...
Dear Jeremy - your work issues solved
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