Himalayas

Kingdom Of Frost Explores How Frozen Landscapes Shaped Humanity

Kingdom Of Frost Explores How Frozen Landscapes Shaped Humanity

Growing up in the Norwegian Arctic”one of the coldest places on Earth”journalist Bjørn Vassnes became fascinated with the natural sciences. Today, he pens a science column for one of Norway’s most popular daily newspapers and hosts the television science program Schrödingers katt (Schrödinger’s cat) on the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation. But…

Six Months After The Earthquake, Nepal Is Open For Adventure

Six Months After The Earthquake, Nepal Is Open For Adventure

Nepal is home to the best climbing, trekking and mountaineering on earth. But, earlier this year, it also had a massive earthquake, an avalanche on Everest and is right now subject to a “blockade” by its neighbour India. Can you still visit? Surprisingly, now may be the best time ever.

The Clearest Aerial Shots Of The Himalayas Ever

The Clearest Aerial Shots Of The Himalayas Ever

Equipped with the most-advanced gyro stabilised camera in the world, the team at Teton Gravity Research flew from Kathmandu to Mount Everest, capturing the first ultra HD footage ever shot above 6000m. I’ve never seen these mountains look so beautiful.