WATCH | Climbing Everest is getting easier, but it’ll never be a walk in the park


George Mallory, the legendary British mountaineer, declared it “vast in unchallenged and isolated supremacy” – and the world’s highest peak remains the ultimate test of human endurance. However, climbers who try to scale Mount Everest for the first time are twice as likely to succeed as they were 30 years ago, a study has revealed...

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