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Quadruple amputee Alex Lewis to climb Ras Dashen mountain in Ethiopia

Added: 23.10.2018 0:17 | 1 views | 0 comments

Alex Lewis will attempt to summit Ras Dashen mountain in Ethiopia in January using a special buggy and rock climbing.

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Oslo House / Ramón Esteve Estudio

Added: 22.10.2018 23:17 | 1 views | 0 comments


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The Oslo House is placed on a mountainside, in a residential state surrounded by pine trees and vegetation

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A weekend in the Japanese Alps

Added: 22.10.2018 19:47 | 2 views | 0 comments


When you think of the Japanese Alps, you think of skiing, onsen hot springs and stunning vistas. You think of forlorn landscapes far from the neon of Tokyo and the ancient temples of Kyoto. You probably think you can only enjoy the mountains of central Honshu if you have a ton of time to devote, ...]

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'Game of Thrones' warrior The Mountain gets married in Iceland, shares eye-catching pics

Added: 22.10.2018 16:47 | 15 views | 0 comments

Hafþór J&uól&ióus Björnsson, who plays the massive Gregor Clegane on HBO's "Game of Thrones" married Kelsey Morgan Henson over the weekend and man does he make her look tiny.

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Legendary mountain team's 1921 Everest album

Added: 21.10.2018 15:16 | 8 views | 0 comments

Newly digitised pictures shine light on the first British reconnaissance trip to Everest, in 1921.

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Conquering Mt. Everest, Against All Odds

Added: 21.10.2018 1:17 | 11 views | 0 comments

Blind since he was 13, the mountain climber Erik Weihenmayer has reached the highest peaks on all seven continents.

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AD Classics: Bergisel Ski Jump / Zaha Hadid Architects

Added: 20.10.2018 23:00 | 3 views | 0 comments


This article was originally published on May 9, 2016. To read the stories behind other celebrated architecture projects, visit our section.
Situated on the peak of Bergisel Mountain above the picturesque alpine city of , , the Bergisel Jump represents the contemporary incarnation of a historic landmark. Designed by between 1999 and 2002, the Jump is a study in formal expression: its sweeping lines and minimalist aesthetic create a sense of graceful, high-speed motion, reflecting the dynamic sensation of a ski jump in a monumental structure that stands above the historic center of and the mountain slopes around.

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Tropical moths in the mountains are larger

Added: 20.10.2018 17:54 | 4 views | 0 comments

Researchers have measured more than 19,000 tropical moths from 1,100 species to find out whether their size varies with elevation. The researchers found clear patterns: moths increase in size significantly at higher elevations.

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Summer in Grindelwald mountain resort, Jungfrau region, Switzerland

Added: 20.10.2018 17:52 | 3 views | 0 comments


The gloriously theatrical mountains surrounding the alpine resort of Grindelwald are an inviting summer playground for hikers, adventurers and lovers of the great outdoors.

From: www.thetravelmagazine.net

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