How Mt. Everest Got So Overcrowded (SPOILER: It’s Money)

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References:
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/mount-everest-deaths-donald-cash-climber-traffic-jam/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Everest#History_of_expeditions
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_Mount_Everest_expeditions
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Mount_Everest_summiters_by_number_of_times_to_the_summit
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clinton_Thomas_Dent
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Mallory
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_who_died_climbing_Mount_Everest
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_20th-century_summiters_of_Mount_Everest

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Mount_Everest_death_statistics#Astronaut_fatality

Commercialization
https://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Mount-Everest-380590361.html
https://explorersweb.com/2018/05/17/the-gentrification-of-everest/
Commercialization leads to people less likely to help those in trouble
http://theconversation.com/because-it-is-there-commercialising-mount-everest-14767
https://infograph.venngage.com/p/166368/5-pros-and-cons-of-everest-commercialization