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The Highest Fecal Time Bomb In The World!

I hate to break it to you, but the highest mountain in the world is no longer a wilderness. Far from the distant unclimbable of Mallory and Hillary, Mt Everest is now a heaving festival of the best and worst of humanity, and an oversize garbage dump with its own nightclub.

Rod tells Will all about it!

Further reading

Five myths about Mount Everest

Mount Everest’s Strangest Artifacts and Objects

The tragic tale of Mt Everest’s Most Famous Dead Body 

Green Boots

'Every minute counts': Another climber dies on Everest as world's tallest peak overcrowds

Decades of human waste have made Mount Everest a ‘fecal time bomb’

4 Strange Mount Everest Stories

David Sharp (mountaineer)