The New York Times One guide estimated the number of climbers en route to the summit as of yesterday morning at ... New York Times) Everest’s ‘Death Zone’ Three climbers died on their descent on Everest and two were missing after a crowded weekend there. 05/24/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum has launched an effort to find “unique but dispersed” Holocaust documents and other related material included in the institution’s vast archives.
When the first phase of the long-awaited Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit line opens this spring, commuters will be able to travel from northern Santa Rosa only as far south as San Rafael.  the sleek two-car trains — and the new bike-pedestrian path along or near their tracks — could offer day-trippers a novel way to explore attractions close to the six inaugural Sonoma County stations.
If you love pedaling or walking, skateboarding or using a foot-powered scooter when you explore a destination, a new app rewards you for leaving the car behind and helping the environment. Biko (www.bikoapp.com) is a free app for iPhones and Android phones that helps users track and calculate their