Brain Post: 17 Interesting Facts About Mount Everest

Everest climbing season is here.  Summits are about to be had.  Lives are about to be changed forever… for better or for worse. MOUNT EVEREST FACTS 1. Everest grows 4mm higher every year due to geologic uplift. 2.  1 in 10 successful summits ends in death. 3.  Over 4,000 people have attempted to climb Everest. 4. George Everest, Surveyor General of India … Continue reading Brain Post: 17 Interesting Facts About Mount Everest