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Category: Mount Everest


Tenzing Norgay and Everest’s Sherpas

On the centennial of Tenzing Norgay’s birth, look back at his historic Mount Everest ascent and the triumph and tragedy experienced by his fellow Sherpas.

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7 Things You Should Know About Mount Everest

Explore some surprising facts about Mount Everest 60 years after it was first climbed.