- Nepal has been considered by many to be one of the most beautiful places on the planet.
One of them, Boise native Charlie Linville, is a former staff sergeant in the U.S. Marines who lost his right leg during a 2011 explosion in Afghanistan. Linville, who was planning to scale Mount Everest, is part of The Heroes Project, which is currently at a base camp on the north side of Earth's highest mountain.
"Another major aftershock felt today," posted The Heroes Project on its Facebook page today.
Linville has told relatives that the team is reassessing the climb in the wake of the aftershocks.
Earlier today, another climber posted a terrifying video of an avalanche striking another Mount Everest base camp (see the first video below).