Mel read Into Thin Air while on the road. Needless to say, she has a newfound respect for moutaineering // Rob Hall, Scott Fischer, Anatoli Boukreev, and Jon Krakauer - Into Thin Air Illustrated Edition (Jon Krakauer) book.
Dead Bodies on Mount Everest - many perfectly preserved bodies lie on top of Mount Everest - Wind and environment sometimes leaves clothing in tatters as seen in this “collection” of bodies lying at the bottom of a dangerous cliff.
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Mount Everest: The Harsh Reality Of Life In The Death Zone
"The petrified, frozen remains of climber George Leigh Mallory lie on a slope of Mount Everest. The lost mountaineer's remains were found 75 years after he and fellow climber Andrew Irvine disappeared in 1924 trying to reach the summit.