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The Ice Beard Surfers of Lake Superior | Local Legends

-I heard of Surfer Dan. -Yes. He has the world’s most epic beard in the winter. -Wait, so you’ve actually seen him? -Yes, stopped on the side of the road in a really bad storm. I was like, “There’s this man out there surfing. What is happening?” -He comes out of the water and this,… Read More »

The Ice Beard Surfers of Lake Superior

-I heard of Surfer Dan. -Yes. He has the world’s most epic beard in the winter. -Wait, so you’ve actually seen him? -Yes, stopped on the side of the road in a really bad storm. I was like, “There’s this man out there surfing. What is happening?” -He comes out of the water and this,… Read More »

What Happens When You Freeze To Death?

Humans don’t have fur like many of our ancestors, but our bodies still have the ability to adapt to cold weather. However, when pushed these mechanisms can fail leading to an extreme breakdown. So, what actually happens to your body and brain when you freeze to death? Hypothermia occurs when the core body temperature drops… Read More »