Extensive glacial retreat found in Mount Everest region

Researchers taking a new look at the snow and ice covering Mount Everest and the national park that surrounds it are finding abundant evidence that the world’s tallest peak is shedding its frozen cloak.

Nepal plans new measurement of Mount Everest

Nepal's to carry out its own calculation of the height of Mount Everest, aiming to settle a long-running disagreement with China.

Pictures show Everest's vanishing glaciers

The Asia Society has released pictures showing the dramatic shrinking of Mount Everest's glaciers since George Mallory photographed them nearly 90 years ago.