I have seen racist comments many times in some mountaineering blogs. Normally, I do not react, but his time I reacted. See what this is about.
In case you missed, today is 40 years of Messner’s first solo ascent of Mount Everest, as the first person ever who did such a climb.
By analyzing layers in the glacier in the Alps, scientists were able to detect variations in medieval lead pollution caused by historic events in England more than 800 years ago.
There was a scientific study published recently about microplastic contamination in the glaciers in the Italian Alps, lots of it. So keep reading.
Numerous ancient viruses have been found in a Tibetan glacier, many thousands of years old, and some of them have never been seen before.