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Mt Everest tragedy is proof that boom in climbing tourism is both dangerous and unsustainable
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Mt Everest tragedy is proof that boom in climbing tourism is both dangerous and unsustainable

After witnessing 11 deaths on the Everest, one is faced with the fact that with the increasing commercialisation of mountaineering, safety measures and caution are taking a back seat.

Nine-year-old US boy youngest to reach Aconcagua summit in Argentina
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Nine-year-old US boy youngest to reach Aconcagua summit in Argentina

A 9-year-old boy from Southern California has become the youngest person in recorded history to reach the summit of Argentina's Aconcagua mountain, which at 22,841 feet (6,962 meters) is the tallest peak in the Western and Southern hemispheres.

Google Street View brings view of the Seven Summits
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Google Street View brings view of the Seven Summits

Undoubtedly, the Google Street View has taken you places - if not literally, then virtually. It has taken you inside buildings, close to that monument and