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April 19, 2019

Can this duo blaze the first new route up Everest in 10 years?

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Two climbers are hoping to chart a new course up Everest with no oxygen, ropes or guides. If they make it, it'll be the first new route to the summer in 10 years. Produced by: María Elena Romero and Sarah Birnbaum. Image credit: Tim Chong/Reuters.

Aired April 18, 2019

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Shannon D
Sometimes it's just about the challenge. Good luck!
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Michael L
These two guys are privileged brats will have nothing better to do with their lives then risk it for nothing. I'll never understand people who want to climb Everest. It's nothing but a waste of time. It's been done before by hundreds of people now. Do something real, and useful with your lives you idiots! But then they are probably so stupid that there's nothing better that they can do except to risk throwing their lives away for nothing! So go to a young men! Go to your deaths !
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