Preserving heritage and protecting the environment are among the aims of the European Atlas project.
An avalanche in the Dachstein area of the Austrian Alps killed five hikers on Sunday, police said.
Italian authorities have released video footage captured inside an aircraft involved in a deadly mid-air crash in the Alps earlier this year.
With only weeks before summer officially starts residents of Germany's central Harz mountains were greeted with a thin layer of snow on Saturday.
A French aircraft that allegedly flew into Italian airspace without giving due warning to air traffic control is being blamed for a crash that’s cost seven lives.
Climate campaigners assembled a giant postcard at one of Europe’s shrinking glaciers to send a message about global warming.
A melting glacier in Switzerland has uncovered the crash site of a World War Two plane that came down in the alps
Four skiers and two climbers perished in separate incidents at the end of a tragic winter season in the mountains.
For holidays of all kinds, in the greatest of luxury, head to the Austrian Alps.