The Old Tale of a Boiling Frog - Professor Douglas Melton says: If you put a frog in boiling water, it won’t jump out. It will die. If you put it in cold water, it will jump before it gets hot—they don’t sit still for you. Victor H. Hutchison, Professor Emeritus of Zoology at the University of Oklahoma also said, “The legend is entirely incorrect!” It has not been shown to be true :P ( note the video uses a plastic frog) Moral: don’t believe everything you see/read
Humans Are Not Like Slowly Boiling Frogs … We Are Like Slowly Boiling Brainless Frogs Even though people keep using the famous simile — “the fatally slow human response to climate change makes us like a slowly boiling frog” — it is not quite right.