Beck Weathers, after surviving the elements on Mount Everest. I really don't understand mountain climbers.
Soooo not climbing Mt. Everest any time soon. Or ever, really.
Edmund Hillary, was a New Zealand mountaineer and explorer, a philanthropist who, with Tenzing Norgay, became the first climber to reach the summit of Mount Everest on May 29 1953.
The Last Climb: Deaths On Mount Everest [INFOGRAPHIC]
Deaths often are a result of climbers "taking a nap" and never waking up. | Dead Bodies On Mount Everest
Instant frost-bite is a very real possibility near the summit. | Dead Bodies On Mount Everest
"On 29 May 1953 Edmund Hillary and his sherpaTenzing Norgay became the first men to summit Mount Everest." They never told anyone who first set foot on the summit. Still a mystery who was the "first" man to conquer everest.
Mount Everest Victim | The body of a fallen climber. | historicalbodies | Flickr
Sir Edmund Percival Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay. On 29 May 1953, they became the first climbers confirmed as having reached the summit of Mount Everest.
Sir Edmund Hillary & Tenzing Norgay, Mount Everest, 1953