The Kedarnath Flood of 2013

The flood at Kedarnath was a tragedy in the western Garhwal Himalayas that occurred on June 16th, 2013 when heavy rains overflowed rivers and lakes and brought rushing waters into the town from the mountains above, paving the way for a wall of death to rush into the ancient town of Kedarnath. A 1,200 year … Continue reading “The Kedarnath Flood of 2013”

US Climate Scientist John All Falls 70 Feet Into a Crevasse in Himalayas

Any video that starts with “I’m pretty well fucked” has got to be a good one. A US climate scientist, Western Kentucky University associate professor of geography and geology and director of the American Climber Science Program John All fell into a 70 foot crevasse on Mount Himlung in the Himalayas while conducting climate research … Continue reading “US Climate Scientist John All Falls 70 Feet Into a Crevasse in Himalayas”