Relentless heat and fire tornadoes: wildfires engulf the west of the United States

As the intense heat continues to loom over the West, it is causing wildfires that cover hundreds of thousands of acres of land. In California, wildfires this year have surpassed the damage caused by last year's record fire season. The publication Gizmodo told in more detail. One of…

Up to 49 degrees Celsius: California was hit by a wave of record heat

Since Wednesday, July 7th, California has been under the threat of a wave of incredible heat. She is expected to bring dangerously hot weather to this state. Relentlessly high temperatures continue to plague the US west coast. More details were told by The Guardian. Meteorologists warn residents about the need to prepare ...

Dangerous to life: what is heatstroke and how to escape from it

Summer has come, which means it's time for the sea, sun and beaches. But, if many people know that they need to protect themselves from the sun, few people think that excessive heat is also harmful to the body and can cause heatstroke. What it is…

What better saves from the heat: hot tea or ice cream

Scientists support the notion that hot drinks help cool down on a hot summer day better than soft drinks. A corresponding study was carried out by scientists from the University of Ottawa (Canada), writes The Globe and Mail. During the study, participants were required to conduct a series of bike rides, periodically consuming ...

XNUMX myths about salvation from the heat, in which you should not believe

Summer in the United States is in full swing, which means the onset of hot weather. Do I need to sit under the air conditioner, drink ice water and eat ice cream to cool off? The Lifehacker edition has collected myths about salvation from the heat, in which people mistakenly believe. 1. Cold ...

Dangerous to health: 8 things not recommended to do in the heat

“Lifehacker” offers to spend the summer without heatstroke and poisoning. 1. Drink sweet soda A refrigerator filled with misted cans of sugary soft drinks just beckons on a hot day. It seems that the ice fizzy will perfectly quench your thirst and refresh you. In fact, it is not ...

Record heat and dangerous wind: the west of the United States will face a sharp deterioration in weather

Abnormal heat and strong winds are expected in the western part of the United States, the danger of fires will increase sharply in the region, writes ABC News. The wind dries and heats the air along the California coast. On October 13, at the San Diego Brown Field airport, a record high temperature was recorded - 100 ...

California is experiencing the worst heat in history: many left without air conditioning

The region set record temperatures on Sunday, Sept.6, as CBS reported in Los Angeles as a historically intense heat wave swept across Southern California. According to the National Meteorological Service, Woodland Hills recorded a record temperature of 121 degrees Fahrenheit (59,4 ...

The highest temperature on Earth: a new record was recorded in Death Valley

The highest temperature on Earth, 54,4 ° C (130 F), has been recorded in Death Valley National Park in California. Writes about this BBC. Data is verified by the US National Weather Service. Warming is taking place against the backdrop of a heatwave on the west coast of the United States, where this ...

11 things you absolutely shouldn't leave in your car in summer

Take them with you if you don’t want to wash your car or put out a fire in it, “Lifehacker” recommends. If you park your car in direct sunlight at 22 ° C, the temperature inside will reach 48 ° C after an hour. And on a hot day, some parts of the cabin ...

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