🗣 "I thought it would be amazing if I could go back to school and say that I climbed Mount Everest during lockdown." 9-year-old Evie from Cheltenham raised more than one thousand pounds for charity. 👇
Mount Everest’s recognized elevation has been 29,029 feet above sea level since an Indian survey team measured it in 1955. But if you look hard enough, there’s a faint asterisk next to that number.
Mount Everest has about 200 dead bodies on it which are now landmarks on the way to the top.
Ratnesh Pandey is a mountaineer who scaled Mount Everest on #ThisDayInHistory . #DidYouKnow at the summit, @ratneshofficial sang Jana Gana Mana, making it the 1st national anthem to be sung at the highest peak in the world!
It's remarkable to this - actually being able to spot Mount Everest from Kathmandu. I remember wearing a mask at times in Kathmandu because the pollution was so thick it burned my throat. The thought of seeing Everest from there was inconceivable.
Look at what happened after I sent my signed jersey to the @Arsenal fanclub in #Nepal : One of theirs took it all the way up to the Mount Everest Base Camp at 5,364 metres ???❤?? #M1 Ö #YaGunnersYa #GunnersWorldwide #WeAreTheArsenal #M10family
Mount Everest may be the ultimate climbing challenge on Earth, but it has nothing on the volcanoes of Mars. Before our Monday, Nov. 26 #MarsLanding , learn how our spacecraft will dig into the Red Planet’s interior & learn about its volcanoes: