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According to the BBC, the Eiger’s north wall has claimed the lives of more than 50 climbers since attempts to reach its summit were first made in 1935. At 13,029 feet tall, it’s part of the Bernese Alps and is so notorious that it has been nicknamed “wall of death.” In 2010 the BBC aired “Eiger: Wall of Death,” a documentary chronicling the “history of one of the world’s most challenging mountains… and its infamous north face.”