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60,000 miles or so, there and back

The second of Dr. Stahl’s articles for AOPA:

https://pilot-protection-services.aopa.org/news/2017/september/01/60000-miles

Long distances are part of human anatomy. If you could unwrap all the arteries, veins, and capillaries in the human body and line them up end to end, 60,000 miles or so is the distance all these vessels would cover and the distance blood needs to flow to provide oxygen and nutrients to all the body’s tissues.

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