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Caption MSU graduate Travis Corthouts, left, and geology professor Dave Lageson test global positioning equipment on the MSU campus in advance of their expedition to Mount Everest. The equipment will be used to accurately measure the height of Mount Everest. (MSU photo by Kelly Gorham).
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Caption Professional climber Conrad Anker talks about the Himalaya region to sixth graders at Sacajawea Middle School in Bozeman. Anker, MSU professor Dave Lageson (Standing along lockers, right), MSU graduate Travis Corthouts (standing along lockers, left), and others will climb Mount Everest this spring. (MSU photo by Kelly Gorham).
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Caption Mount Everest is the world’s tallest mountain if measured from sea level to summit. The elevation is 29,035 feet, approximately six times higher than Bozeman. (Photo by Conrad Anker).
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