Posts tagged Wade Davis

wellappointeddesk:

The interior of Wade Davis’ office, National Geographic’s “Explorer in Residence.” The space was designed by architect Travis Price in Davis’ Georgetown studio.
(via Boing Boing)

An office fit for the author of Into the Silence.

wellappointeddesk:

The interior of Wade Davis’ office, National Geographic’s “Explorer in Residence.” The space was designed by architect Travis Price in Davis’ Georgetown studio.

(via Boing Boing)

An office fit for the author of Into the Silence.

Faces at the Frontier
Team members Henry Morshead, Edward Norton, Howard Somervell, and George Mallory. Photo courtesy of Susan Robertson and Ed Webster
"From 1921-24, British mountaineer George Mallory lead multiple attempts to scale the world’s highest mountain. Whether he ever made it to the top remains a mystery, as he and his climbing partner Andrew “Sandy” Irvine disappeared near the summit in 1924. His body was found 75 years later. That much of the story most people know…."
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Faces at the Frontier

Team members Henry Morshead, Edward Norton, Howard Somervell, and George Mallory. Photo courtesy of Susan Robertson and Ed Webster

"From 1921-24, British mountaineer George Mallory lead multiple attempts to scale the world’s highest mountain. Whether he ever made it to the top remains a mystery, as he and his climbing partner Andrew “Sandy” Irvine disappeared near the summit in 1924. His body was found 75 years later. That much of the story most people know…."

[/via National Geographic]