Re: Oxygen

Date:         12 May 99 02:48:53 
From:         kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz)
Organization: Chicago Software Works, Menlo Park, California
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>As a general question of high can someone go with out oxygen, climbers have
>have reached the top of Mt Everest (29,000Ft) without supplemental oxygen.

And, according to a friend who considered the climb, even those who
climb Everest *with* oxygen suffer some degree of permanent brain
damage from the oxygen starvation.

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