George Mallory

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Name: George Mallory
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Climbing Mount Everest: once lonely, now crowded, but always treacherous

When the British mountain climber George Mallory was asked, nearly a century ago, why he wanted to climb Mount Everest, he famously replied, "Because it's there."Mallory died on his third attempt.Jim Whittaker also tried - and made it. In 1963, Whittaker ... [Published CBS News - 8 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

The Epic of Everest review

Tragic silent documentary serves up high-altitude drama in high-definitionThis remarkable 1924 film documents the tragic attempt to conquer Everest that resulted in the deaths of George Mallory and Andrew Irvine. While the film's treatment of the Tibetan ... [Published Home Cinema Choice - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

The Koch Brothers Are Just Swinging Their Dicks Around Tennessee

I don't have to tell you who the Koch brothers are. They're the Lannisters of America, using their money and influence to control the country from behind the scenes. But at least we're allowed to understand the Lannister motives. The Koch brothers are ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: George Mallory
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

10 excellent reasons to ski New Zealand this summer

The Remarkables from QueenstownBy Effin OlderOK, however much we hate to admit it, the clock is ticking. The season is coming to the end.But what if your snowboard jones is still throbbing? Your ski itch still needs scratching.I have two words for you: ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

How Many Children Benefited From Lung Transplant Rule Tweak?

Sarah Murnaghan sits on her mother Janet's lap outside their home in Newtown Square, Penn., Aug. 27, 2013. Tom Mihalek/Reuters ShareABC US News | ABC Business News CopyWhen Sarah Murnaghan’s parents fought to boost the dying girl’s access ... [Published ABC News - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Crystal clear: Using design as a differentiator in a crowded market

The Indian online travel industry is as crowded as platform number one of the New Delhi Railway Station on a Saturday evening. According to comScore, Inc, a global leader in measuring the digital world, as many as 82 travel websites were visited by at ... [Published NDTV - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Mallory's ice axe must be saved for the nation

An ice axe used by Geoge Mallory on his 1922 Everest expedition is up for sale. Mountaineer Kenton Cool, who has climbed Everest 11 times, explains its significance The spring of 1922 saw a team of 13 climbers - 12 British and one Australian - travel ... [Published Telegraph - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 22 2014 - 1 reports

everest without ladders

George Mallory famously declared that he wanted to climb Mount Everest because it was there. There is something inexplicable about why mountains, especially the world’s highest one, beckons to some people. For most serious mountaineers, it is a challenge ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Mar 22 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Jackson man to film great-grandfather's Everest attempt

JACKSON -- A local man is headed off to Nepal on Friday to film what is expected to be the successful ascent of the world's tallest mountain by the first great-grandfather and oldest American to complete the climb.Thom Pollard, who lives in Jackson and ... [Published Union Leader - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 3 reports

The Costs of Barack Obama’s Weakness

When George Mallory was asked in 1924 why he wanted to climb Mount Everest, he snapped, “Because it is there.” Fourteen years later, Adolf Hitler might well have given the same answer if asked why he wanted to annex the Sudetenland. And nearly a century ... [Published Town Hall - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

Brit 'naut Major Tim could carry YOUR name into SPAAAAACCEEE

High performance access to file storageAstronaut Tim Peake needs a name for his next mission, when he'll become the first official British astronaut to head into orbit aboard the International Space Station.The European Space Agency has launched its usual ... [Published The Register - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

The Importance of Being Earnest, at Prime Stage

I especially enjoyed the sense of childish playfulness brought to the evening by Tom Driscoll and Andrew Swackhammer, as Jack and AlgyTom Driscoll and Hayley Nielsen, with Susan McGregor-Laine (background), in Prime Stage's The Importance of Being Ea ... [Published Pittsburgh City Paper - Mar 12 2014]
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Climbing Mount Everest: once lonely, now crowde... [Published CBS News - 8 hours ago]
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The Epic of Everest review [Published Home Cinema Choice - Apr 17 2014]
The Koch Brothers Are Just Swinging Their Dicks... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 16 2014]
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10 excellent reasons to ski New Zealand this su... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Apr 15 2014]
When You Don't Know Where You Are, That's Where... [Published Esquire - Apr 07 2014]
New Regency, Ubisoft Hire ‘Everest’ Scribe Shel... [Published Deadline.com - Mar 31 2014]
How Many Children Benefited From Lung Transplan... [Published ABC News - Mar 26 2014]
Crystal clear: Using design as a differentiator... [Published NDTV - Mar 25 2014]
Benedict Cumberbatch To Perform 'Hamlet' At The... [Published Huffington Post UK - Mar 24 2014]
Mallory's ice axe must be saved for the nation [Published Telegraph - Mar 24 2014]
everest without ladders [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Mar 22 2014]
Jackson man to film great-grandfather's Everest... [Published Union Leader - Mar 21 2014]
The Costs of Barack Obama’s Weakness [Published Town Hall - Mar 19 2014]
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Brit 'naut Major Tim could carry YOUR name into... [Published The Register - Mar 17 2014]
Plymouth South High School second quarter honor... [Published Plymouth Guide - Mar 12 2014]
The Importance of Being Earnest, at Prime Stage [Published Pittsburgh City Paper - Mar 12 2014]
Climbing Aconcagua: A long walk to the roof of ... [Published The Independent - Jan 24 2014]
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Climbing in the death zone [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jul 26 2013]
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