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Metallica: Recording is like mountain climbing

Metallica's Kirk Hammett finds making an album ''like scaling a mountain'' and says the longer the band wait, the bigger a challenge it becomes.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Denver Post

Fort Collins climber reaches K2 summit

Fort Collins climber Alan Arnette reached the summit of K2 on Sunday morning, his 58th birthday - although it was slightly before 9:30 p.m. Saturday local time.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Now Newspaper

Rock climbing in Surrey: Not just for adrenaline junkies

South Surrey resident Bryan Sexauer boulders on the walls of Coastal Climbing Centre rock climbing gym in Surrey.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

WBAY-TV Green Bay

FDL Man to Climb Mt. Everest

How to handle end-of-life care is never an easy discussion have, but a Fond du Lac man is hoping by scaling Mt.

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KUOW-FM Seattle

OSHA Bans Free Climbing By Electric Utility Workers

The Obama Administration is putting an end to the common practice of "free climbing" by electrical lineworkers.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Effingham Herald

High on a mountaintop

The lure of the mountains has been alive since the time of Moses, who went up Mount Sinai empty-handed and came down hefting the famed stone tablets.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Deseret News

In the Whirled: High on a mountaintop

Like George Mallory, we may climb mountains "because they're there." Bred of part folly and part nerve, it is the mountain that changes us.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

David's Everest trek for Little Havens

David Potter, 53, completed a gruelling 16 day trek up Mount Everest in the Himalayas for Little Havens Hospice, which cares for children with life-limiting conditions throughout the journey of their illness at the end of their lives by controlling pain and medication and offering respite.

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NewsOK.com

Edmond woman dies in Wyoming mountain-climbing accident Monday, family reports

The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports the fatal accident happened during a Monday morning climb up the Grand Teton Mountain.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Examiner.com

One Mistake Led to Another (Part III) - It's Cancer

Lady Luck smiled on me last month, no doubt about it. I had a deadly disease and didn't know about it, but somehow I survived my brush with death.

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Core77 design blog

UK Rocket Scientist Designs Hyper-Efficient Cookware

In recent years we've seen some neat re-thinks of basic cookware, from a self-stirring pot to Mike Whitehead's CNC-milled cast iron skillet .

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

a Dad has raised thousands of pounds trekking up the highest mountain in the world.

David Potter, 53, completed a gruelling 16 day trek up Mount Everest in the Himalayas for Little Havens Hospice, which cares for children with life-limiting conditions throughout the journey of their illness at the end of their lives by controlling pain and medication and offering respite.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Andy Serkis keeps fit for his shape-shifting roles

Andy Serkis credits biking and mountain climbing for the agility and stamina to play an ape.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

CBC News

Saint John mountain climber dies in Peru climbing accident

A well-known member of the New Brunswick mountain climbing community has died after a climbing accident Saturday in Peru.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Staying toned, out of the heat

Aerobics instructor Jake Van Wagner demonstrates how to do sit-ups on the mat during a class at Sky Zone.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Photo: Two members of a Swiss mountain climbing team, who

Two members of a Swiss mountain climbing team, who arrived in Grand Canyon, Arizona to assist in recovering bodies of victims of a UAL plane crash in this canyon on June 30, are handed a coil of rope by Spc/3 Robert Lee as they leave by helicopter for the wreck scene, July 6, 1956.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

IcNetwork

Paraclimber Gwynfor Roberts in training at the Beacon Climbing Centre

Williams signed a new four-year deal at the Liberty Stadium after the Swans pulled out the stops to keep the 'figurehead' at the club The company behind plans for a A 26bn tidal barrage in the Severn Estuary are in advanced funding negotiations with a major infrastructure investor over a first phase A 200m investment Rock climber Gwynfor Roberts ... (more)

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Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Do It!: Taking training to new heightsDo It!: Taking training to new...

Do It!: Taking training to new heights Bristol Mountain's Aerial Adventures Park offers several challenges Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1m4JGKL Meghan Diehl crosses a bridge in the aerial adventure park at the summit of Bristol Mountain on Wednesday, July 2, 2014.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Sometimes a fungi is just a flower

This fungus growing an a fallen log caught the attention of Nature Talks columnist Cheryl Kimball on daily walks with her dogs.

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UKClimbing.com

Chris Fisher Climbs VIII, 8a, 8A and E8 all in Cumbria

Tom Randall has linked the Italian boulder problem crack traverse of Greenshadow in to the well known hard roof crack of... St. Bees based climber Chris Fisher has recently climbed his first 8A boulder problem, and in doing so has climbed an... In the fourth episode of 's 'Reclimbing the Classics' series, Mammut athlete Barbara Bacher attempts to ... (more)

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