Really? That Seems Excessive and Mean


… Harvard scientists had once verified exactly that point by sticking a rectal thermometer in a cheetah and getting it to run on a treadmill. Once its temperature hit 105 degrees, the cheetah shut down and refused to run.”

I would’ve refused to run the second they put a rectal thermometer in… but kudos to the cheetah, I guess?

Weekly McDougall Born to Run 223

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