Google executive, Dan Fredinburg, among dead in Everest avalanche

View image | NEPAL: APRIL 26 – Google executive, Dan Fredinburg, died from a head injury sustained in a avalanche on Mount Everest triggered by Saturday’s earthquake in Nepal. Fredinburg was on Mount Everest at the time with three other Google employees that were reported safe. Dan’s little sister Megan posted a heart felt note about her […]

Nepal’s Earthquake Aftermath: by photojournalist Omar Havana

View image | BHAKTAPUR, NEPAL – APRIL 26: Emergency workers and residents work around the clock to help with search and rescue efforts in the aftermath of yesterday’s earthquake in Bhaktapur, Nepal. WARNING: photo gallery contains graphic content of Nepal’s devastation the day after the earthquake by photojournalist Omar Havana from Getty Images.

Mt. Everest wounded airlifted day after earthquake, Nepal

View image | NEPAL, MOUNT EVEREST: APRIL 26 – A rescue helicopter landed on Mount Everest at base camp on Sunday, April 26, 2015 and airlifted injured climbers to Nepal. The avalanche killed at least 17 people climbers that was triggered by the Nepal earthquake. See base camp rescue photo gallery by ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP from Getty Images. View […]

Sri Lankan Air Force loads supplies on C-130 heading to quake-hit Nepal

View image | SRI LANKA, KATUNAYAKE – The Sri Lankan Air Force loaded up emergency relief supplies aboard a C-130 at the Katunayake International Airport and headed to quake-hit Nepal. A massive earthquake killed near 2000 people on April 25 as it ravaged through parts of Nepal that literally shook buildings to the ground. View image | Photos taken […]

Death toll nears 2200 after earthquake, searching continues, aftershocks, Nepal

View image | KATHMANDU, NEPAL – APRIL 25: The death toll nears 2200 after a 7.8 earthquake struck on April 25, 2015 in Kathmandu, Napal. The massive earthquake caused buildings to collapses and avalanches in the neighboring Himalayan Mountains. Search efforts for survivors continue in the region as severe aftershocks continue. WARNING: photo gallery is very […]

Worlds Tallest Man (8ft 3in) with Worlds Smallest man (21.5in) at Guinness World Records Day

#458896218 / LONDON, ENGLAND – The worlds tallest man, Sultan Kosen and worlds shortest man ever, Chandra Bahadur Dangi meet for the first time on Thursday, November 13, 2014 in London, England. Chandra from Nepal is 21.5 inches (54.6 cm) and Sultan from Turkey is 8 ft 3 inches (251 cm). They were both […]

Brazil’s Embraer plans to sell over 1000 jets to China by 2033

#458786686 / China Minsheng Banking Corp’s SA Phenom 300 aircraft on display during the China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition 2014 ​ZHUHAI, CHINA  – Embraer aircraft manufacturer from Brazil stated today in a press conference that they plan to sell around 1,020 jets that seat 70 to 130 people to China’s aviation market by 2033.

First spacewalk Selfie by German astronaut Alexander Gerst

#458843790 / SPACE STATION – German astronaut Alexander Gerst takes first known spacewalk ‘selfie’ outside of the International Space Station (ISS) during his six month mission on October 7, 2014. (Photo credit by spacewalker Alexander Gerst / ESA via Getty Images)