Offers news from current Mt. Everest expeditions. Find information from Everest veterans on becoming a climber, preparation for an Everest ascent, and survival skills during an expedition.
- Everest News
Provides Mount Everest information, plus links for expeditions and a discussion forum.
- Wikipedia: Mount Everest
Description of the climbing routes, ascents, measurement, and timeline of the 8,850 meter mountain.
- Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon
Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon is an international high altitude adventure sports event being held at Mt. Everest Base Camp, criss-crossing the Highland Sherpa Trails of Khumbu Valley on May 29 every year, to commemorate the historical ascent on Mount Everest by Late Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary on May 29, 1953.
- IMAX: Everest@
- Imaging Everest
Online collection of Everest images captured on nine expeditions from 1921-1953. Includes galleries on sherpas, Tenzing and Hillary, and the history of Nepal and Everest. From the Royal Geographic Society.
- NOVA: Everest
Companion site to several NOVA programs on Mt. Everest, including Lost on Everest and Everest: The Death Zone. Looks at the personalities, dangers, history, culture, and lore surrounding the world's highest mountain.
- Everest Almanac
Guide to the world's highest peak: those who have climbed it, measured it, written about it, and died because of it.
- Wikipedia: Radhanath Sikdar
User-generated article on Radhanath Sikdar (1813-1870), a Bengali Indian mathematician who calculated the height of the tallest mountain range in the Himalayas which was later renamed as Mount Everest.
- What is happening on Mt. Everest?
Overview of climbing styles and challenges of ascending Everest.
- All Things Everest
Features cybercasts, interviews, climber profiles, scientific information, and more on expeditions from 1996 to the present.
- Everest, Crown of the World
Designed for school kids, Everest, Crown of the World includes Mt. Everest history, a quiz and word games, strange facts, and a map of the route to the top.
- Nepal Trek to Everest
Details Shaun O'Boyle's 22 day trek to Kala Pattar above Mount Everest base camp.