Read more about the article Soldiers Buried In Avalanche Digging Snow Caves
Image shows the popular ski resort Stubai Glacier, in the municipality of Neustift im Stubaital, in Tyrol, Austria, undated photo. Five Bundeswehr soldiers were seriously injured after they were buried in an avalanche on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023. (Newsflash)

Soldiers Buried In Avalanche Digging Snow Caves

Soldiers on war games in the Austrian alps have been seriously injured after they were flattened by an avalanche as they dug snow caves. At least three German troopers were…

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Read more about the article Mystery Animals Frozen Under Glacier Were Bodies Of 7000-Year-Old Wild Goats
Image shows the remains of a whole herd of ibex found on the Lodner mountain, undated photo. Four climbers found remains of at least 15 animals dating back to the Neolithic Age on the Lodner mountain, in the Oetztal Alps in South Tyrol, Italy, in July 2022. (LPA, Forststation St. Leonhard/Newsflash)

Mystery Animals Frozen Under Glacier Were Bodies Of 7000-Year-Old Wild Goats

These devilish-looking horned skulls spotted by climbers in the Italian Alps have been identified by UK scientists as belonging to prehistoric wild goats that died more than 7,000 years ago.…

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Read more about the article Brit Climber Without Winter Clothing Rescued Almost Frozen On Mont Blanc Glacier
Photo shows a 26-years-old unnamed British man from Portsmouth, England, before he was rescued by Aosta Valley Mountain Rescue on Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022, on the Bionnassay glacier in Italy. He was rescued after calling for help the previous evening. (Newsflash)

Brit Climber Without Winter Clothing Rescued Almost Frozen On Mont Blanc Glacier

A British climber has been rescued almost frozen to death from a glazier on the Mont Blanc mountain range, in the Italian Alps. The climber, reportedly named as Feda Hussein,…

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Read more about the article Boffins Find Two New Prehistoric Dolphin Species – In Swiss Alps
Life restoration of the dolphins described in this study: Kentriodon in the foreground, in the background a squalodelphinid (left) and a physeterid (right) chasing a group of eurhinodelphinids. (Jaime Chirinos/Newsflash)

Boffins Find Two New Prehistoric Dolphin Species – In Swiss Alps

Scientists in Switzerland have discovered two previously unknown dolphin species that inhabited the area of today’s landlocked mountainous country 20 million years ago. Palaeontologists at the University of Zurich said…

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Read more about the article Mountains Of Nanoplastic Deposits From London And Paris Found At 3106-Metre Altitude In Alps
Scientists ascending to the research station in the Hohe Tauern National Park in Austria. (ZAMG, Niedermoser/Newsflash)

Mountains Of Nanoplastic Deposits From London And Paris Found At 3106-Metre Altitude In Alps

Microscopic pieces of plastic from European cities such as London and Paris have been detected in the Austrian Alps at about 3,106 metres above sea level. Recent measurements taken at…

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Read more about the article Three New Ural Owls At Swiss Zoo Reintroducing The Species After They Were Extinct In Austrian Alps For Decades
The three new Ural Owls that were recently brought to the Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. (Zoo Zurich, Nicole Schnyder/Newsflash)

Three New Ural Owls At Swiss Zoo Reintroducing The Species After They Were Extinct In Austrian Alps For Decades

Three rare owls have found a new home at a Swiss zoo that is reintroducing the nocturnal birds to Austria where they have been considered extinct for decades. There have…

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Read more about the article Ornate Ivory Comb And African Bowl Among Objects Found In 6th Century Graves For First Time In North Of Alps
Finds in Deiningen, front of the restored comb from 6th century.

Ornate Ivory Comb And African Bowl Among Objects Found In 6th Century Graves For First Time In North Of Alps

Archaeologists have found valuable objects including an ornate ivory comb with stunning carvings and a bowl from Africa in two sixth-century graves in northern Swabia - the first such find…

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Read more about the article American Hiker Dies On Bavarian Mountain After Falling 360 Feet
A helicopter which was involved in the search of the 73-year-old American man who died while hiking in Germany.

American Hiker Dies On Bavarian Mountain After Falling 360 Feet

An elderly American tourist has tragically lost his life after he fell from a 110-metre height while hiking in the Bavarian Alps on Saturday. The 73-year-old US citizen, whose name…

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Read more about the article Two Italian Women Climbing Enthusiasts Freeze To Death On The Alps During A Storm
Italian climbers Paola Viscardi (right) and Martina Sviluppo (left), who froze to death in Monte Rosa in July 2021.

Two Italian Women Climbing Enthusiasts Freeze To Death On The Alps During A Storm

Two young women mountaineers died from the cold when they failed to find refuge from a sudden storm that broke out unexpectedly after they became lost. Martina Sviluppo, 29, and…

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