What causes more severe burns- boiling water or steam?

Asked by Sarfarazuddin Hasan | 24th May, 2013, 12:06: AM

Expert Answer:

It is steam which causes more sever burn. When water reaches a certain temperature (212 degrees) it turns to steam so, in order for it to just be boiling water the temperature is less than that. 

Answered by  | 24th May, 2013, 10:43: AM

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