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Flying Squirrel

  It’s summer. You’re lying on a towel at one of our local beaches. The blazing sun has warmed you up and it’s time to cool off in the ocean. You stand, take a few steps toward the surf, and it hits you—HOLY COW THE SAND IS HOT!
Your pace quickens as your feet begin to burn. By some measurements, the sand could be as hot as 120 to 130 degrees. You race as fast as possible. Reaching the water line, you suddenly realize— HOLY COW THE WATER IS COLD!
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