More Than 200 Dead Litter Everest

Some bodies even used as landmarks for other climbers

By Mark Russell,  Newser Staff

Posted Nov 30, 2012 12:28 PM CST

(Newser) – There are regular reminders in the news just how dangerous climbing Mt. Everest can be, but Smithsonian drives that point home with a look at some of the mountain's more tragic stories. More than 200 people have died on its frozen slopes, and many...   Read full story »


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