mountains’

16-years-later, bodies of long-missing climber and his photographer found encased in icy glacier

// May 2nd, 2016 // No Comments » // News

Snowy mountains

On October 5, 1999, world-class climber Alex Lowe and his cameraman David Bridges were caught in an avalanche on a Tibetan mountain and swept away by the rushing wave of rocks, ice, and snow. Sixteen years have passed when two climbers came across the frozen remains of two people encased in crystal clear, blue ice. […]

Interesting UFO video sparks new debate- what are these objects flying over a mountainside?

// March 2nd, 2015 // No Comments » // News

Interesting UFO video sparks new debate–what are these objects flying over a mountainside?

An interesting 2012 UFO video is back in the news as the UFO community discusses and debates not only the origin of the video, but what is being seen flying above a mountain range in the as-yet-unknown location. What is generally accepted however, is that the video is not fake nor digital CGI manipulation.

Highest brawl ever – fight breaks out on Mount Everest between European team and local Sherpas

// April 30th, 2013 // No Comments » // News

Mount Everest

On April 28, 2013, Simone Moro and Ueli Steck were forced to interrupt their acclimatization on Mount Everest and likely also their expedition project, after a fight broke out between the European team and a group of local Sherpas. At 23,600 feet, the climbers were punched, kicked, and stoned after being accused of “touching” the […]

Dashrath “Mountain Man” Manjhi – a man single-handedly moves a mountain in a labor of love for his lost wife

// January 28th, 2013 // No Comments » // Unusual Places (you can visit)

Dashrah Manjhi working to move the mountain

Dashrath Manjhi, a poor laborer from the Gahlour village near Gaya in Bihar, India, known also as “Mountain Man”, lost his wife, Phaguni Devi, who was unable to be taken to the nearest health care center on time for immediate treatment as the nearest road to the city was 70km long (43 miles) long. Vowing […]

Dead bodies on Mount Everest

// December 25th, 2012 // No Comments » // Odd Happenings

Ask any Mount Everest climber who has beaten the mountain and reached the 29,000 foot summit and they will tell you the most memorable, and disturbing, part of their climb were the many perfectly preserved bodies that they passed on their way to the top.