Ever wonder about what happens when you die or some of the leading causes of death? We have 10 bizarre facts about death that may surprise and shock you.
10 Climbing death numbers
Interested in climbing Mt. Everest? May want to consider this first. There are over 200 dead bodies on Mt. Everest. Yep. Some are concealed and hidden, but others are looked at landmarks for climbers trying to reach the summit. The most well known is that of Tsewang Paljor, who died in a blizzard on Everest in 1996. When snow on the mountain is shallow, climbers who are going up the mountain have to step over his extended legs as they get close to the peak. Since the 1950s, over 4,000 people have summited Mt. Everest, and 216 people have been known to die on its face. Since it’s too much of a risk to get the bodies down, most are left on the mountain.