Wednesday, May 29, 2013

One Famous Himalayan Hug Turns 60

And Nepal celebrates those who've been to the top. But not everyone thinks that so many people should be inspired by George Mallory's motivation. 


akagugo said...

For lack of recognition of their unique skills and attitude, Sherpas are turning away from the mountain.

Sanjay Jagatsingh said...

Krakauer who was part of the 1996 expedition that had until recently the worst loss of life record on Sagarmatha tells us that there are way too many people trying to go on the roof of the world and that we could be in for bigger disasters. And find out how dangerous it is to be a Sherpa.

Sanjay Jagatsingh said...

These two probably hugged, eh?