Spain temperatures are set to soar tomorrow to at least 40 degrees Celsius in some parts of the country as Spain experiences its first heatwave warning of the year. Night time will bring no relief from the heat either as the Spanish national Met Office predicts temperatures to be above 20 degrees Celsius. According to […]
Heat exhaustion symptoms may be unpleasant for the sufferer and can come on suddenly. Caused by high temperatures, Britons may be particularly at risk during this summers heatwave. The condition is “not serious”, according to the NHS, but can lead to some uncomfortable symptoms. “It usually gets better when you cool down,” they continued online. […]
The heat really is different depending on whether you’re in Vancouver, Toronto or St. John’s, so a single threshold has given way to regional differences that include a heat wave’s duration and nighttime lows.
Extreme heat already kills more than a hundred New Yorkers yearly. It’s on track to kill thousands by 2080. https://media.wired.com/photos/5b492b2732ccf1343a8aa9a4/master/pass/green-roofs.jpg
With dozens of seniors dead after temperatures soared in Quebec, a physiologist explains what happens when older people are exposed to extreme heat and humidity.
The heat-related death toll continues to rise across Quebec as Environment Canada issues a smog and heat warning for today.
Officials in Montreal and the Eastern Townships are urging people to check on their neighbours and loved ones, especially those without access to air conditioning, as the heat wave gripping the regions peaks and is being blamed for 18 deaths.
HOW TO get to sleep in the heat: Soaring temperatures and longer daylight hours can making getting a good night’s rest difficult. But making some simple adjustments to your sleep environment can help you get your much needed forty-winks.
Sleep is important when it comes to our physical health – not having enough can put you in a bad mood and result in lack of focus. If poor sleep becomes a recurring thing, you can be at risk of serious medical conditions such as obesity, heart disease and diabetes, according to the NHS. While […]
There is a significant source of volcanic heat deep under the fast-melting Pine Island Ice Shelf in Western Antarctica, researchers found, after stumbling on the evidence while studying heat transfer in the icy continent’s oceans. The Pine Island glacier is one of the biggest ice flows in Antarctica and is also among the most affected […]