Category Archive for: ‘Mallory & Irvine’

The 1924 Everest expedition. Back row, left to right: Andrew Irvine, George Mallory, Edward Norton, Noel Odell, and John Macdonald. Front row: Edward Shebbeare, Geoffrey Bruce, Howard Somervell, and Bentley Beetham.

What Really Happened to George Mallory & Andrew Irvine?

This is Part I of a 3-part blog post on the mystery of George Mallory and Andrew Irvine. Please be …

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Andrew Irvine Action Figure

Some friends just made me aware of this – an Andrew Irvine action figure.  I've got to admit, I never …

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The Wildest Dream preview screening

The Wildest Dream is a new film on the story of George Mallory and Andrew Irvine, starring Conrad Anker and …

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Thursday Thought: The Mountaineer as Artist

Climbers approach the Hillary Step on Mount Everest. George Mallory is known for his climbing, or, more specifically, for his …

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Hidden Histories of Exploration by the RGS

A few weeks ago, I posted about some previously unseen images from the 1922 Everest Expedition having been found by …

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Rare 1924 Everest Expedition footage now online!

Head on over to the British Pathe to see some amazing old films. Some of you may already be familiar …

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Unseen 1922 Everest images and video footage found

It reminds me of that final scene in Raiders of the Lost Ark when the Ark is loaded into a …

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Dress like George Mallory, thanks to Nigel Cabourn

English designer Nigel Cabourn has been churning out historically-inspired men's outerwear for the past 40 years. From items inspired by …

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Musical tribute to George Mallory

Perhaps music is on my mind since I just saw Crosby, Stills, and Nash at Red Rocks last night. (By …

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