Professor Popsicle

Professor PopsicleA researcher known as “Professor Popsicle” has found humans can successfully spend days on end in the bitter cold. Gordon Giesbrecht has spent the past 26 days skiing the isolated, frozen expanse of Lake Winnipeg as part of his research for the University of Manitoba on how the body copes with the cold. [ Reuters ]

Reassuring to know that in the event of an ice age we all will be able to survive while trekking from deserted city to deserted city via snowshoe.