FUTURE HUMAN

Will Climate Change Remake Human Biology?

We may not be able to sweat our way through the heat

Photo: Hans Reniers on Unsplash

InIn 1980, a nuclear power plant in Forsmark, Sweden, began pumping cooling effluent from its reactors into “Biotest Lake,” a manmade, 84-hectare enclosed body of water jutting out from the Baltic Sea. Separated from its aquatic environs and featuring a habitat…