XE2 in the News


Sherpa children on the trek to Base Camp
Sherpa children on the trek to Base Camp

Xtreme Everest 2 generated a large amount of media interest, getting everyone talking about science. The Guardian and the Metro dedicated journalists to blog and report on the expedition and research conducted.

A huge amount of scientific data was gathered during the expedition, with analysis of this still ongoing. Results that have already been published have been reported on by national and international news outlets, including the ongoing quest to unravel the secret of why Sherpas are so well adapted to high altitude environemtns - a key focus of the Xtreme Everest 2 expedition.