Sunday, April 17, 2016

[gboweiiv] Cave of the crystals and Climate change

Exploring the Cave of the Crystals required a special refrigerated suit, as humans cannot survive in high humidity and high (but not melting or burning) temperatures.

Global warming is predicting to bring about conditions requiring similar suits in certain parts of the world (Pal and Eltahir, "Future temperature in southwest Asia projected to exceed a threshold for human adaptability").

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