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The Hillary Step is gone. Which means one less cliff to climb. But it could also mean a bottleneck.
One Sherpa widow’s story, told in 360 degrees.
The tragedy comes as Aussie teen reaches the summit.
The successful ascent is the first since a deadly earthquake last year and an avalanche the year before forced climbers to abandon their attempts.
On May 11, 1996, eight climbers were caught in a blizzard and died on Mount Everest. At the time, it was the deadliest day in the mountain’s history. Among them was American writer and mountaineer Jon...