Bryan Taylor

Mar. 16, 2012

Mount Everest Still Holds Mysteries For Scientists

On an upcoming trip, scientists will re-measure the peak's altitude--a stat still under dispute.

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\t"Disturbingly informative," is how museum director Robert Hicks describes Philadelphia's Mütter Museum--items of interest include a gangrenous hand, wax models of extinct diseases, deformed bones and body parts. Now imagine what's in the basement. Science Friday got a behind-the-scenes tour.

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