Bisphenol A (or BPA for short) is a compound used in the manufacturing of many plastics. There have been many reports in main stream media about the dangers of BPA leaching in to the drinking water or food of containers made with BPA.
Not directly related to climbing, but it could affect your weekends somewhere in the next 6 months!!! Ominous reports are leaking past the BP Gulf salvage operation news blackout that the disaster unfolding in the Gulf of Mexico may be about to reach biblical proportions.
In response to the black bear attack the Forest Service has temporarily closed the Red River Gorge Geologic Area.
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Last year Cornish activist Mark Edwards climbed a new route called First and Last Wall at Lands End, Cornwall. The route, graded E8 6b/c by Edwards, climbs a stunning blank wall of Cornish granite.
Recently, Madaleine Sorkin and Kate Rutherford completed the first female-team free ascent of Free Rider (VI 5.12d, 37 pitches), a four-pitch variation to the Salathé Wall that is the most popular free line on the main face of El Cap.
Five mountain passes in the Eastern Cape have been closed due to bad weather in parts of the province, Arrive Alive said on Monday.
One of the world’s leading high-altitude skiers Fredrik Ericsson is on a quest to become the first person to ski down the three highest peaks on the planet – K2, Kangchenjunga and Everest.
The Sheffield Boulder World Cup 2010 was a lovely event taking place in a circus tent on a grassy fairground. Fortunately weather forecasts were wrong and we enjoyed perfect english boulder conditions!
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The route of a child affected by the Rubinstein-Taby syndrome born in Martinique and raised in France by a foster family. He suffers from childhood multiple surgeries performed in order to ensure him functional mobility.
A little over a week ago, Jacinda Hunter, 31, nabbed the FA of her project Fantasy Island, a 5.14b in Utah’s American Fork Canyon.