Everest - Buddhists believe a goddess lives in the mountain and she decides who summits, who doesn't, who makes it down safely, and who doesn't. She doesn't take kindly to big egos or those who try to "conquer" her. Humble respect always.
Skydiver Felix Baumgartner breaking the sound barrier - Red Bull Stratos - 24 miles into space. miles an hour Oct 13 or 14 , The first man to break sound barrier in a plane also went back up to break it again 65 yrs after his success - now he is