Kunda Dixit is the publisher and chief editor of the Nepali Times in Kathmandu, Nepal.
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Sunday, 14 Oct 2018 - The ice here has receded at an average of 30m/y in the past 20 years, but it has also shrunk vertically, losing up to 50m in thickness. Everest Base Camp was at 5,330m when Hillary and Tenzing climbed Mt Everest in 1953, today it is at 5,270m.