I stumbled across this today at the Washington Post. I almost didn’t follow the link. But, I did and all I can say is… Wow… This is awesome.
You must have seen thousands of photographs of Everest. But there have been none like this:
According to NPR, the image is the result of a project by David Breashears, who has already climbed the highest mountain in the world five times. He used old images of Everest and its glaciers and combined them with new ones.
- 2 billion pixels of Mount Everest… (althouse.blogspot.com)
- Explore Mount Everest’s Khumbu Glacier in HD (freetech4teachers.com)
- Mount Everest Doesn’t Look All That Big When You See It From Space (theatlantic.com)