Ailsa Ross is a Scottish journalist and author living in the Canadian Rockies. Her writing about nature and women has appeared in The Guardian, National Geographic, Longreads, and more. Her first kids’ book, with the artist Amy Blackwell, is The Girl Who Rode a Shark: And Other Stories of Daring Women.
Elise Wortley is replicating the achievements of historical female adventurers, wearing only the gear that would have been available to them at the time
The story of how a confectionary mishap helped Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay reach the world's most famous summit