Barren Islands volcano, India's only active volcano, is reportedly spewing lava and ash after a gap of 150 years. It erupted for about four hours in January, scientists from the National Institute of.. Mashable
Swedish mountaineer and adventurer Goran Kropp grabbed eyeballs across the globe when he cycled 13,000 km from Stockholm to the base camp of Mount Everest before sumitting the world's highest peak. Zee News
Science Magazine reports that Many Himalayan glaciers are receding—and a new study of 32 glaciers around Mount Everest has found that those terminating in lakes have lost more ice mass than.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
A previous assumption that an ice volcano was one of a kind has shifted to scientists thinking the mass may not be as original as first thought. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story. Source: Buzz60 -
Around 69 per cent voting was registered in the first phase of elections to Zilla Parishads (ZPs) and panchayat samitis held in Maharashtra on Friday.
"69 per cent voters' turnout was reported in.. Mid-Day
High-end US coat maker Canada Goose has announced plans to raise $100m by listing on the New York and Toronto stock exchanges.
The listing will give the firm, backed by Bain Capital, the ability.. City A.M.
For the last couple of years, I've been telling any VR company I meet that to truly take the technology mainstream, they need to move beyond mobile to virtual reality arcades.
On Wednesday, the.. Mashable
You no longer need an HTC Vive to scale Mount Everest in VR on your PC. Sólfar Studios and RVX have released Everest VR for the Oculus Rift, bringing the virtual ascent to Facebook's headset... engadget Also reported by •TUAW
Sólfar Studios released Everest VR on the Oculus Rift now that the Touch controllers are available. The mountain climbing experience arrives with a few updates, too, such as scalable scenery in God.. Digital Trends
Just last week, I had a great conversation with a Manhattan taxi driver named Sherpa, who, after I asked if his name was connected to Nepal, told me that he had indeed stopped working on Mount Everest.. Mashable
KATHMANDU // An 85-year-old former Gurkha is making a bid to reclaim his title as the world's oldest person to summit Mount Everest. A Guinness World Record certificate hangs proudly in Min Bahadur.. WorldNews
In 1953, Englishman Edmund Hillary and Nepali Tenzing Norgay climbed over 29,000 feet to be the first humans to summit Mount Everest, the highest point on the Earth, in a triumph of human spirit and.. Eurasia Review Also reported by •RIA Nov.
Soon you will have internet access in the Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain. Visitors will be able to tweet, chat, email and share from the Lukla-Everest Base Camp and the Annapurna Base.. Mashable
In his new book, No Barriers, blind adventurer Erik Weihenmayer details what it was like to kayak the Grand Canyon and shares his journey since becoming the first and only blind person to summit Mount.. SI.com
CGO Studios specializes in historically accurate VR experiences. In development for the Oculus Rift and Touch controller, its latest project will take viewers to the top of Mount Everest later this.. Digital Trends
HIS name may be Alex England, but this Welshman is about to climb a very Welsh mountain - 10 times in a row. The Ten y Fan challenge is an event to climb Pen y Fan, the highest mountain in South Wales,.. Llanelli Star Also reported by •South Wales Evening Post •Carmarthen Journal