George Mallory

Type: Person
Name: George Mallory
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

The Maddening World of Glacial Melt & Its Politics

America’s single most pressing issue for the foreseeable future is a changing climate, more important than immigration, health care, or the ever-present wars because those can be fixed. The changing climate cannot be fixed. Once broken it stays broken, ... [Published Dissident Voice - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Tragedy on Everest becomes heroic tale

A ONE-man play which imagines what it would have been like had George Mallory survived his Everest climb is to be staged at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.Highlands-based writer John Burns won the prose category of the Mountaineering Council of Scotland ... [Published Herald Scotland - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

The Mars Mission: Red Ink for the Red Planet

, three U.S. astronauts landed on the moon, fewer than 48 hours after Edward M. Kennedy splashed down at Chappaquiddick. The astronauts returned safe and sound. Kennedy's passenger didn't. It was a mind-altering weekend. No one had before imagined that ... [Published New American - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Spirit of adventure a risk taken for the joy of living

Many people would not know much about snowboarding. It’s a little like surfing, but on the snow. It became a Winter Olympics sport as recently as 1998.And possibly many others would have only a vague idea of where Mount Bogong is. (It’s in the alpine ... [Published Geelong Advertiser - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

High on a mountaintop

The lure of the mountains has been alive since the time of Moses, who went up Mount Sinai empty-handed and came down hefting the famed stone tablets.Men and women have climbed mountains ever since. Some seek spiritual communion. Others strive to conquer ... [Published Aberdeen American News - Jul 16 2014]
Entities: George Mallory
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

More than cojones

Pamplona, SpainBy “Have we vanquished an enemy? None but ourselves.”- George Mallory, mountaineer.“I think about my mother,” says bullrunner Deirdre Carney.“I don’t think a lot of men think about that. It might be a woman thing… Women think about the ... [Published Reuters - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Ben Fogle's country travels: walking in the Lake District

I climb to the top of Pillar Rock for a spectacular view of Ennerdale Water I packed my walking boots and headed north to the Lake District and the beautiful valley of Ennerdale. The most westerly lake in the county, Ennerdale Water is one of the region’s ... [Published Telegraph - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Filipino is ready to take on world’s toughest foot race

Gerald Tabios at Badwater 50, in Cape Fear, North Carolina, last March.PHOTO BY DONNA TABIOS• 135-miler in blistering heat will be grueling• Professional chauffeur has finished 26 ultramarathons beforeNEW YORK—Five days a week, Gerald Tabios’ mode of ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

Archduke Franz Ferdinand was my great grandfather

The man whose assassination caused the first world war was the first of millions of casualties. And now his great granddaughter tells his storyLike millions of people across Britain, Marie-Therese Hohenberg lost a great-grandfather in the First World ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

Century Cyclist Club members see the world via two wheels

Their bike frames are carbon and their pedals may be titanium.They’ve paid $7,000 for their bikes, $300 for their shoes and $500 for a Garmin GPS to mount on the handlebars. One guy even spent $200 on a pair of sunglasses.These are the macho cyclists ... [Published Sun Journal - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

History for June 18 - On-This-Day.com

History for June 18 - On-This-Day.com :International Sushi Day Birth anniversaries of Oscar-winning songwriter Sammy Cahn (1913-93), financial journalist Sylvia Porter (1913-91), explorer and mountaineer George Mallory (1886-1924)  Happy Birthday! ... [Published MuskegonPundit - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Deadly work

Why climb Mount Everest? George Mallory spoke for all mountaineers when he famously replied, “Because it’s there”, way back in 1923. “The struggle is the struggle of life itself, upward and forever upward”, he said on another occasion about the challenge ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 22 2014]

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The Maddening World of Glacial Melt & Its Politics [Published Dissident Voice - Jul 28 2014]
Tragedy on Everest becomes heroic tale [Published Herald Scotland - Jul 22 2014]
The Mars Mission: Red Ink for the Red Planet [Published New American - Jul 21 2014]
Spirit of adventure a risk taken for the joy of... [Published Geelong Advertiser - Jul 17 2014]
High on a mountaintop [Published Aberdeen American News - Jul 16 2014]
More than cojones [Published Reuters - Jul 14 2014]
Ben Fogle's country travels: walking in the Lak... [Published Telegraph - Jul 13 2014]
Filipino is ready to take on world’s toughest f... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 03 2014]
Archduke Franz Ferdinand was my great grandfather [Published Mirror.co.uk - Jun 28 2014]
Century Cyclist Club members see the world via ... [Published Sun Journal - Jun 23 2014]
History for June 18 - On-This-Day.com [Published MuskegonPundit - Jun 18 2014]
Everest's Sherpas fear for livelihood after kil... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 26 2014]
Climbing Everest is the peak of hubris | Tanya ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 23 2014]
Expectant Parents Asked the Internet to Name Th... [Published WRIC TV - Apr 22 2014]
Deadly work [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 22 2014]
everest without ladders [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Mar 22 2014]
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History for June 18 - On-This-Day.com :International Sushi Day Birth anniversaries of Oscar-winning songwriter Sammy Cahn (1913-93), financial journalist Sylvia Porter (1913-91), explorer and mountaineer George Mallory (1886-1924)  Happy Birthday! ...
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