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Climbing a Mountain: The Making of The Art of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker – Star Wars

A reader of Abrams Books’ The Art of Star Wars series would be forgiven for assuming that, as the author, I just write the text and someone else is responsible for gathering, choosing, and laying out the hundreds of pieces of concept art that fill their pages. But my “day job” as creative art manager at […]

Citizenship is a tough mountain to climb, especially under Trump – Roll Call

Gaining citizenship is a long, expensive and complicated process — one that has gotten more so under the Trump administration. As the system currently stands, it can take 10 years or more for a person who entered the United States on a visa to become a citizen. Just getting a green card can take at […]

Everest Is Closed, But You Can Still Travel There With This Riveting Memoir – Forbes

Believe and then begin. These are the first words Sharon Wood spoke after stepping onto the stage at the Banff Mountain Film & Book Festival last November. The first North American woman to summit Everest, and by a route that’s never been repeated to this day, Wood had just published her memoir Rising. That mantra, […]

Nepal cancels spring mountain climbing season due to virus – ABC News

Nepal’s government says it is suspending climbing permits for Mount Everest and all of the other peaks in the country due to concern over the spread of the coronavirus By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA Associated Press March 13, 2020, 10:12 AM 3 min read KATHMANDU, Nepal — Nepal’s government announced Friday that it was suspending climbing permits […]