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Old 2021-01-17, 18:12   #78
The Carnivore
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Originally Posted by a1call View Post

Temperature – tardigrades can survive:
A few minutes at 151 °C (304 °F)[51]
30 years at −20 °C (−4 °F)[52]
A few days at −200 °C (−328 °F; 73 K)[51]
A few minutes at −272 °C (−458 °F; 1 K)[53]
I find it more surprising that people can also survive whole-body exposures to temps exceeding 151 C for a few minutes, without suffering significant injuries:

Later that day, Mr. Seo’s ovens are packed with something new: people, who huddle inside where the temperature still hovers around 200 degrees Celsius (nearly 400 Fahrenheit), so hot that synthetic clothes are banned because they can melt.
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