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China is predicting rain next week to ease the worst drought to hit southwest China in more than a century and bring down record-high temperatures.
TOKYO (Reuters) - The current heat wave will continue in many areas of Japan for at least another week from Saturday, and then start cooling down, the official forecaster said on Friday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Parts of eastern United States prepared on Tuesday for a potentially deadly heatwave with the mercury forecast to top 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 Celsius) but power grid operators assured demand could be met.
Authorities scrambled to save lives in a heatwave in northern Europe on Wednesday, hoping to avoid a repeat of the hot weather in 2003 that killed 15,000 people in France and 2,000 in Britain.
If you think dinosaurs are hot today, just think back to about 110 million years ago when they really ran hot and heavy. In fact, the size of the largest dinosaurs may ultimately have been limited by their body temperatures.
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.