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What grows and lives in moderate climates?

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Virtually every kind of plant grows and many species of animals exist in moderate climates.  Moderate climates are called "moderate" precisely because they are not extreme, for example, the hot, arid deserts of Arabia and North Africa and sections of the American Southwest (and this refers only to the Northern Hemisphere; much the same exists in the Southern Hemisphere), or the frigid extremes found in the polar regions, where plant life cannot be sustained and few animals can survive.  Plants,...

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