Re: Waking up covered in dew

Paul Crowley (
Sun, 11 Aug 96 23:24:31 GMT

In article <4ul58a$> "MFeldman77" writes:

> As any of us campers know (those of us who like to sleep outside the
> tent), dew does not form on warm blooded skin. Dew is water condensation
> on a cooled surface.

I stand corrected. I should have realised this, but I've always been
careful to stay inside the tent.

> Now the problem would be finding a surface to sleep
> on, or keeping warm to begin with.

As you imply, my basic point stands. Sleeping naked on the ground
you'd get chilled to death.