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    Wet-bulb temperature and warming's effect on metabolism...

    Some interesting and potentially scary thoughts... I don't know enough to agree or disagree... but...

    This video talks about the wet-bulb temperature. If it increases over a certain point, humans can't process heat...

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    This one talks about rising temperature's possible effect on the human body - the warmer it is, the more energy the human body must exert, so warming could lead to shorter life spans.

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    A question that comes up in my mind is, how many generations might it take for the metabolic systems of humans to adjust to the change? Hopefully less time than it would take for extinction to occur.

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