AFRL researcher to climb Mt. Aconcagua for science
Kevin Schmidt, research engineering psychologist in the Air Force Research Laboratory and Defense Department Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) scholar at Northwestern University, walks on the treadmill with a 70-pound pack to demonstrate one of the ways he has been training for his climb of Mount Aconcagua in South America. He and his team seek to identify new ways to prepare warfighters for deployments in high altitude environments. (U.S. Air Force photo by Richard Eldridge/released)

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