This Week on Pythom

A big week at Pythom

Machines and humans in extreme conditions dominated the week. Weather aborted Everest winter attempt in camp 2; following a false start the two North Pole teams were dropped off an a frigid and dark island bordering the Arctic Ocean. In other news: PythomSpace showcased the first version of Mars ascent vehicle.


Au Revoir Everest: Strong Wind Thwarts Alex Txikon’s Summit-Bid raheel

North Pole skiers on the move – UPDATE II – on the ice correne

Winter Everest: Second Summit Push Launched! raheel

North Pole Skiers Dropped, Update: In Eureka pythom


Lab update: MAV on the table (PythomSpace) tina

Expedition Dispatches

Mystery Storm from Nowhere Lisa Blair Antarctica Circumnavigation

Winter Carpe: Tracks Lonnie Dupre – One World Endeavors

Note from Georgie Sebastian Copeland & Mark George

Crossing Hardangervidda in 2017 Borge Ousland Polar Exploration

Good Vibrations Bill Burke

CubeSats Deployed During Crew Ultrasound Scans Space Station


News from Around the World

Bicycles & Genocide TDA Global Cycling

Chasing the Everest age record Abenteuer Sport with Stefan Nestler

Video: Couple rescued in stormy conditions after rudder breaks Yachting & Boating World

32 Days Alone: Silvia Vidal’s Patagonia Big Wall Outdoor Journal (In)

Video: We Are Not Ready Canoe & Kayak

For The Love: A Year of Adventure Climbing Climbing

Ontarian Nathan Kutcher Establishes Alaska’s Hardest Mixed Gripped

8 Things Skiing Together Can Teach Us About Love Outside Mag

Alex Txikon “Quien sabe si volveré a intentarlo” Desnivel (Spain)

Improve your moves with Emma Twyford: BMC Climbing Movement Masterclasses The BMC

Txikon finishes Everest winter expedition Abenteuer Sport with Stefan Nestler

Everest: niente vetta per Alex, che si ferma campo 2 e torna al base (Italian)

That One Time: The Van Mouse Climbing

Austria Is Hiring a Professional Hermit Outside Mag

Watch Pete Whittaker’s Historic El Cap Rope-Solo Free Gripped

Canyoneering in Costa Rica: The Wild First Descent of Gata Fiera Canyon Outdoor Journal (In)

Adam Ondra attempts Lapsus 9b at Andonno, Italy Planet Mountain

Luka Lindic e Ines Papert, invernal a la cara norte de las Grandes Jorasses Desnivel (Spain)

Reasoning Sidetracked Stories

Jennifer Nicely: On Coming Back From a Nearly Career-Ending Injury Climbing

Watch Overcoming the Fear of Falling and Tips to Fall Safe Gripped

Interview with Alex Megos Talking About Climbing Gripped

Three Italians complete an unfinished route on Cerro Murallon’s east face Alpinist

Luka Lindič and Ines Papert Climb North Face of Grandess Jorasses Gripped

Formidabili Carlos Soria e Muñoz-Repiso, 78 e 75 anni (Italian)

Una avalancha arrastra a 18 freeriders en Courmayeur, 3 muertos Desnivel (Spain)

La Altitoy de Carlos Soria y Muñoz-Repiso con 78 y 75 años Desnivel (Spain)

Greenland: Climbing to a Better Future Climbing

Stop Buying Gear and Build It Yourself Instead Outside Mag

Himalaya Spring 2017: Blind Austrian Climber Returns to Everest The Adventure Blog

Nives Meroi e Romano Benet questa sera all’apertura di “Montagne di Sera” (Italian)

Bubendorfer seriously injured Abenteuer Sport with Stefan Nestler

Kilian Jornet: “En condiciones muy buenas el Everest se podría ascender en unas treinta horas” Desnivel (Spain)

Andy Holzer: “Our chance on Everest is alive” Abenteuer Sport with Stefan Nestler

Interview with Grant Statham on Ice Climbing and Avalanche Awareness Gripped

Greenland: The Offroad Trip Climbing

Opinion: Killing Sharks Won’t Protect Surfers Adventure Journal

Jeff Lowe to receive Piolet d’Or Lifetime Achievement Award Alpinist

‘The Belgian Beasts’ Send One of Patagonia’s Hardest Free Routes Outdoor Journal (In)

È Thomas Bubendorfer a cadere dalla Cattedrale di Serrai di Sottoguda (Italian)

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