Nutritious Life

Brining Nutrition to Daily Life

Random October 30, 2009

Filed under: All,General,Tid Bits — nutritiouslife12 @ 7:01 pm

Random piece of info from the NY Times:

Most mammals can sprint faster than humans — having four legs gives them the advantage. But when it comes to long distances, humans can outrun almost any animal. Because we cool by sweating rather than panting, we can stay cool at speeds and distances that would overheat other animals. On a hot day, the two scientists wrote, a human could even outrun a horse in a 26.2-mile marathon.

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