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Forget Mt. Everest it's not even close to the most difficult mountains to climb, according to mountaineers

Professional mountaineers say climbing Mt. Everest is a walk in the park compared to smaller, more …

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Photos show the mysterious ancient objects that mountaineers are finding on the Alps' melting glaciers

From the Iron Age to the Ancient Romans to the Middle Ages, people traveled across the Alps's icy m…

Morgan McFall-Johnsen   


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10 things you must pack before going to trek in India

10 things you must pack before going to trek in India

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5 most colourful mountains in the world

5 most colourful mountains in the world

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How is instant noodles disrupting the ecology of South Korea’s tallest mountain?

At face value, instant noodles and mountains may not seem like they have a ton in common. But if yo…

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Mt. Everest is an 'amateur' climb compared to these other peaks, according to a professional mountaineer

Mountaineer Garrett Madison has summited Mt. Everest 14 times. He says the world's tallest peak is …

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2 'potentially hazardous' asteroids will streak by Earth this week, one as big as a mountain. You can watch it live.

On Thursday and Saturday, two different asteroids will hurtle past Earth at close range. You can wa…

Ellyn Lapointe   


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I was one of the first to ride the Splash Mountain replacement at Disney World. After years of controversy, it's a whole new ride.

There was plenty of upset and backlash from fans of the classic ride. But its story was based on th…

Megan duBois   


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A personal trainer shares 4 longevity exercises she used to help clients in their 60s climb a mountain

A gym owner climbed a mountain with clients in their 60s, and said simple exercise like rucking can…

Gabby Landsverk   


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Netflix cofounder Reed Hastings, who bought a ski mountain in Utah, snaps up more land for his public-private mountain experiment

Netflix co-founder Reed Hastings is jacking up prices for season passes and selling lots for $2 mil…

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I explored an abandoned resort town in the Great Smoky Mountains where wealthy city dwellers vacationed 100 years ago. Take a look around.

In Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Business Insider's reporter explored a 1900s resort town fu…

Joey Hadden   


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I visited Dollywood's sister theme park in the Ozark mountains. The hidden gem's attractions and food were just as good as Disney's.

Located in Missouri, Silver Dollar City is Dollywood's sister theme park. It's cheap, unique, and, …

Carly Caramanna   


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I spent $317 a night to stay at the Taj Cape Town. The mountain views weren't even the best part of the 5-star hotel.

When we were choosing a place to stay, I decided to go with a chain I was already familiar with and…

Aida M. Toro   


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Pecking disorder: Polar bears are shrinking, while some birds are becoming bigger, all thanks to climate change

Polar bears, currently the largest family of bears on the planet, is shrinking at a rapid rate. Som…

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What to know about Alan Ritchson, the man-mountain star of Amazon's 'Reacher' TV series

"Reacher" revolves around a ferocious former military investigator, Jack Reacher (Alan Ritchson), w…

Eammon Jacobs   


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I spent 2 weeks in India. A highlight was visiting a small mountain town so beautiful it didn't seem real.

Late last year, my family and I spent two weeks traveling through India's southern state of Kerala.…

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Taylor Swift is making Singapore a mountain of money, and some of the country's neighbors are salty about it

Swift is scheduled to perform six shows in Singapore from March 2 to March 9. More than 300,000 tic…

Huileng Tan   


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The largest employer of a Montana mountain town is shutting down, blaming housing shortages and rising cost of living

Seeley Lake, Montana, is among the western towns struggling to deal with rising costs and housing s…

Kelsey Vlamis   


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Photos show never-before-seen sea creatures living in an underwater mountain that dwarfs the Himalayas

Exploring previously unmapped underwater seamounts, the Schmidt Ocean Institute expedition may have…

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Climate change and human encroachment is making India's tigers move higher up the mountains

​​Recently, camera traps set up in various locations in the mountains of Sikkim have captured the a…