Heat Waves

Temperatures likely to stay abnormally high for next four years, say scientists

There is a high possibility that the next four years will see scorching temperatures across the globe, researchers have warned.<p>From 2018 to 2022, it is probable that both average ground and sea surface temperatures will remain abnormally high, according to a new scientific journal.<p>"We tried to …

Climate Change

Global heat wave could last for the next 4 years

The world could be basking in unstoppable sunshine for another four years, according to scientists.<p>New research suggests 2018’s incredible global …

Climate Change

Wildlife, animals suffer in Europe's summer of extreme heat

LONDON — Humans aren't the only things suffering during this summer's European heat wave.<p>From hedgehogs to birds to insects, the extreme temperatures and lack of rain has taken a toll on animals of all sizes.<p>The faster than usual evaporation of water has forced some animals in the U.K. to leave …

Habitats

Scorching Heat Fries Canola Crop in Canada’s Heartland

Canada’s canola fields are getting burnt to a crisp.<p>On Allen Kuhlmann’s farm, it’s so hot and dry that some of his canola plants don’t even have any …

Canada

My Not-So-Capsule Capsule Autumn Wardrobe Looks Like This

Cancel your plans, clear your diary and stop spending money on flat whites: Autumn is coming, and I'm stupidly excited about shopping for it. It's my …

Fashion (UK)

Research that predicted the 2018 heatwave says it may come back for the next four years

The UK’s heatwave has well and truly gone as rain and grey skies infiltrate the country’s summer.<p>Temperatures have dropped around ten degrees but …

Climate Change

Chick-fil-A fans are getting fired up over new spicy chicken strips

Here's where to get them.<p>Spicy, juicy and finger-lickin' delicious, hot fried chicken has become a trendy food at restaurants across the U.S.<p>Fast food chain Chick-fil-A has taken note and is expanding its testing grounds for one of its super spicy menu items that already has a cult following.<p>In …

McDonald's

Earth's heat wave continued in July, NASA finds

July 2018 was the planet's third-warmest such month since reliable measurements began in 1880, with a global average surface temperature of 1.4°F …

Global Warming

Grailed Is Dropping 100 Rare Supreme Skate Decks

All at “unparalleled prices.”<p>As Grailed’s recent summer Heatwave series of drops comes to an end, the high-end online marketplace has curated 100 …

Redbox

The Reason Germany Is Running Out of Beer Bottles Right Now

There’s almost nothing better than sipping on an ice cold beer during the hot days of summer. But in beer-loving Germany, a heat wave has helped …

Food

Wildfire smoke prompts special air quality statement for Saskatchewan

Most of Saskatchewan is under a special air quality statement for Wednesday as smoke from wildfires in Western Canada spreads across the …

Environment

German Lifeguards Blame Child Drownings on Parents ‘Fixated’ by Phones

More than 300 people have drowned in Germany this year, with lifeguards attributing some of the deaths to phone-addicted parents who aren’t keeping …

Extreme Weather

Hot air from ACAS on the UK heat wave

Article ByLaura J. NelsonSquire Patton Boggs (US) LLPEmployment Law WorldviewIf you have been one of the many wilting at work in the Great British …

Law

Superdrug is launching an in-store botox and fillers service

Prices start from £99.<p>If you only pop into Superdrug to stock up on cotton wool, that might be all about to change, as the high street pharmacy has announced it's launching an in-store botox and fillers service.<p>Superdrug announced the launch of their Skin Renew Service, after customer feedback …

Kylie Jenner

Heat warning in effect for P.E.I. for Aug. 15

A heat warning is in effect for Prince Edward Island for Wednesday, Aug. 15, with temperatures reaching 28 C.<p>However, cooler temperatures are …

Prince Edward Island

Next 5 years predicted to be abnormally hot

This summer's worldwide heatwave makes 2018 a particularly hot year. As will be the next few years, according to a new study. Using a new method, the …

Climate Change

Morning Roundup: Man Is Jailed After Brandishing A Gun At Airbnb Guests That Trashed His Apartment

• Follow DCist on Twitter and like us on Facebook. You can also get the top stories mailed to you—sign up here.<br>• The next heat wave begins today. …

Washington D.C.

This Summer’s Heat Wave Put 100 Million Americans at Risk and It’s Only Getting Worse

<i>This story was originally published by</i> <i>the</i> Guardian<i>.</i> <i>It appears here as part of the</i> Climate Desk <i>collaboration.</i>On yet another day of roasting heat in …

Liberal View

Extreme weather is not the only problem caused by our warming world

CLIMATE change has been in the headlines a lot recently and for very good reason – it feels like the world is burning.<p>Consider the extreme weather …

Climate Change

Europe's heat wave from space

Europe has faced one of the most intense regional droughts of the past decades. With temperatures of between 30° and 45° C and almost no …

Extreme Weather

UK weather set for midweek wash-out with high winds and rain - but heatwave will return this weekend

<b>PARTS of Britain are being lashed with rain and high winds in a mid-week washout — but warm sunshine is on its way back.</b><p>Waves of heavy showers are …

Weather

In Japan, a restaurant is serving -79 C ramen to beat ‘unprecedented’ heat wave

Frosty beers and chilled chūhai highballs are flowing in the midst of an “unprecedented” heat wave in Japan. After hitting a record high of 41.1 C in …

Japan

Germany confirms aid for animal feed after drought

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany has confirmed it will relax some environmental conservation rules to help farmers overcome a sharp rise in animal feed prices after this summer's drought, the agriculture minister said on Wednesday.<p>Agriculture Minister Julia Kloeckner also said she would await official …

Environment

The World Can Expect Even Hotter Heat Waves Over the Next 5 Years

<b>Why Global Citizens Should Care</b><i>Climate change is gradually making parts of the world uninhabitable for wildlife and humans. Without countries rapidly</i> …

Climate Change

Heatwave set for last hurrah on Thursday

Germany has been enjoying slightly cooler temperatures of late, but the heat is set to return with aplomb this week, the German Weather Service (DWD) …

Weather

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Mysterious Neolithic monuments and lost prehistoric villages revealed by heatwave dry spell

Two prehistoric villages are among 1,500 lost landmarks which have been discovered in Britain since the heatwave.<p>Historic England has been taking advantage of the exceptionally dry weather to send up reconnaissance planes to hunt for outlines of long-forgotten monuments, buildings and burial …

Archaeology

Hot weather reveals hidden history to archaeologists

This summer's heatwave has been good for aerial archaeologists spotting some hidden treasures in the dry crops.<p>Historic England have been looking into the patterns - and here's what they found.

Archaeology

Exceptionally hot weather predicted until 2022 according to new study

Manmade global warming and a natural surge in the Earth's surface temperature will join forces to make the next five years exceptionally hot, according to a study published Tuesday.<p>The joint effects of climate change and so-called natural variability more than doubles the likelihood of "extreme …

Climate Change

UK weather forecast latest: Another heatwave on the way for parts of Britain as rain clears

A second heatwave is on the way for parts of the UK, bringing an end to the recent period of muggy and damp weather.<p>London and the south east is …

Weather