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Countercurrent heat exchange in desert animals

Countercurrent exchange is a mechanism widely used by different species for a variety of purposes. In general, countercurrent exchange is a crossover of a certain property, f.ex. heat, between two bodies (be it fluids or gases), flowing in opposite directions.1  

Countercurrent heat exchange in desert animals

Countercurrent exchange is a mechanism widely used by different species for a variety of purposes. In general, countercurrent exchange is a crossover of a certain property, f.ex. heat, between two bodies (be it fluids or gases), flowing in opposite directions.1