30 Space Myths We Should All Stop Believing

You Could Be Burnt Alive In Space

26. You Could Be Burnt Alive In Space

Space has temperatures that have high extremes but here’s a fact- you will either freeze or burn to death and we think both are equally horrible ways to die. Some areas in space are -250 degrees Celsius in temperature and that is enough to freeze someone alive.

On the other hand, as one approaches the Sun, the temperature would be in excess of 250 degrees Celsius and that would make your blood boil (literally!). Not to forget that before you become a roasted specimen, your lungs would collapse first too and you would be breathless.

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