The most fascinating news from around the Web on May 22, 2013
A British mountaineer gave a live video interview with the BBC from Mount Everest – possibly the first-ever smartphone call – but the Nepalese government has called the broadcast “illegal.”
What are a few mountain meters between friends?
When George Atkinson reached the top of Mount Everest Thursday, he became the youngest person to ever climb the highest mountain on every continent.
A climber barely survived a 1000-foot fall from a Scottish mountain. But he still has his sights set on scaling Mount Everest.