Who were the first vegans who reached the peak of Mount Everest?

Answer Tim Macartney-Snape, a vegetarian, was the first Australian to summit Everest and the first person ever to climb the mountain from sea to summit (in 1990, Macartney-Snape became the first person to... Read More »

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What year did mountaineers first plant the u.s. flag on top of mt. everest?

The American flag was first planted at the summit of Mount Everest on May 1, 1963. The flag was placed by Jim Whittaker of Seattle, Washington, and his Sherpa guide Nawang Gombu. The expedition was... Read More »

Climbed tennis court fence, cut my self, tetanus?

I wouldn't freak out unless you were impaled by something rusty. If you go to the doctor normally and receive shots, you probably have gotten your tetanus. You're supposed to receive a tetanus shot... Read More »

Everyone talks about the Eiger north face. Has the south face ever been climbed Any info?

O Eidenschinck and E Möller, both of Munich, made the first successful ascent of the south wall (I am not sure from looking at topos that it can be called a "wall") in two days in summer 1937.

What was the first primary duty of the secret service when it was first formed?

My Guess the four Girl Knights, well we have Mata Hari, righr.