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The newly renamed Denali is not as high as we thought (but still huge!)

The newly renamed Denali is not as high as we thought (but still huge!)

McKinley's revenge! North America's tallest (and most controversial) mountain got a little bit shorter Wednesday when scientists announced that the newly renamed Denali, in Alaska, is smaller than previously thought. Before President Obama restored the original Native American title to the former Mt. McKinley on Sunday, its official height had been pegged at a staggering 20,320 feet -- a majestic 3.848 miles above sea level. With Wednesday's new official U.S. Geological Survey measurement, Denali has been downgraded to a piddly 20,310 feet -- a mere 3.847 miles above sea level. That's a difference of ... 10 whole feet. Which...

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