[LMB] OT: Temperature

markus baur baur at chello.at
Tue Jan 11 20:53:05 GMT 2022


and actually - you can survive 100°C air temperature - like in a sauna 
for example

servus

markus

Am 11.01.2022 um 21:04 schrieb Marc Wilson:
> On Fri, 7 Jan 2022 07:13:32 -0700, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net>
> wrote:
> 
>>
>>
>>> On Jan 7, 2022, at 4:02 AM, Marc Wilson <marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk> wrote:
>>>
>>> Fahrenheit does make a *certain* amount of sense:
>>>
>>>
>>>                  0           100
>>> -------------+-----------+----------+
>>> Fahrenheit   | too cold  |  too hot |
>>> -------------+-----------+----------+
>>> Centigrade   |  cold     |  dead    |
>>> -------------+-----------+----------+
>>> Kelvin       |  dead     |  dead    |
>>> -------------+-----------+—————+
>>
>> Only if there’s something special about the number 100.
> 
> We like round numbers.  And a 0-100 scale is used in many scenarios.
> 
> It was, of course, a jokey observation, and we're in danger of
> dissecting the frog.
>>
>> (I think there is something special about that number when I play golf, but would change my goal if I got halfway good).
> 
> I'm with Twain on the subject of golf.
> --
> You wouldn't like me when I'm angry....
> ... because I always back up my rage with facts and documented sources.
>    - The Credible Hulk
> 


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