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It was a groundbreaking moment on top of the world's highest peak. Seven members of the "Full Circle Everest Expedition" celebrating their successful summit, all while making history as the first all-black climbing group to reach the top of Mount Everest.
The story of an adventurous Illinois teen who has become the youngest American woman to summit Mount Everest. Lucy Westlake reached the highest part of earth early Thursday morning. In about 10 days, she's set to walk in her high school graduation!
A record-setting study found that Mount Everest's highest-altitude glacier is losing ice about 80 times faster than it took to form.
Zhang Hong is only the third blind climber from anywhere in the world to reach the highest peak on the planet.
A Chinese climber who became the first blind Asian to scale Mount Everest said he aims to climb the highest peaks on all seven continents and then travel to the north and south poles.
A Colorado climber died Monday after reaching the summit of the world's highest peak.
Everest has always been extremely dangerous, but its most fatal years on record have generally been related to a single disastrous event.
By Eric Levenson, CNN
Officials say 28,000 pounds of human waste has been taken from Evest base camps.