China finds a potential rare earth reserve in the Himalayas.

China finds a potential rare earth reserve in the Himalayas.

The discovery was made by Chinese scientists who employed artificial intelligence to determine the chemical makeup of rocks. As per the South China Morning Post (SCMP), Chinese scientists have found enormous potential supplies of rare earth minerals in the Himalayas, which might strengthen their position as the world’s top supplier. The deposits, which are dispersed … Read more

Climbers celebrate Mount Everest 70th anniversary amid melting glaciers

Climbers celebrate Mount Everest 70th anniversary amid melting glaciers, rising temperatures

As the mountaineering community prepares to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the conquest of Mount Everest, there is growing concern about temperatures rising, glaciers and snow melting, and weather getting harsh and unpredictable on the world’s tallest mountain. Since the 8,849-meter (29,032-foot) mountain peak was first scaled by New Zealander Edmund Hillary and his Sherpa … Read more