The discussion title is the assignment for the speakers at the Gates Foundation presentations like this one. …Continue
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A few teams of men and women race around the world.
They encounter all kinds of weather and sea conditions.
This year one man went overboard and died.
It is the ultimate test of the individuals, teams, and technology.
This is raw as humans encounter nature intimately 24-7 for…Continue
Men at sea during long voyages on sailing ships that ate hard biscuits that they brought when they began.
Chinese who built the transcontinental railroad eating mostly rice.
Soldiers throughout history who after long marches and battles they yet fought again without much good food or rest. Note that combat before guns was VERY physical.
Those who fight forest fires on the ground for a very long time near the blazes without much rest, water, or…Continue
Here is a graphic that shows MUCH.
Click on the Enlarge to get the full effect.
And if this is what has happened in recent years then what does the future hold?