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August 19, 2019: Several Democratic presidential candidates made their way to Des Moines for the Iowa State Fair over the weekend. Ed O'Keefe caught up with a few of the voters there for the CBS
August 15, 2019: Most people are familiar with the Heat Index but experts say Wet Bulb Globe Temperature is better. What is it and why isn't it used more often?
August 1, 2019: Scientists have discovered a new kind of graphene material, which researchers estimate could be used to build superconductors that work at room temperature.
July 31, 2019: Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany and the Netherlands surpassed previous maximum highsOnly weeks since Europe last endured record-breaking heat, another plume of intense hot air pushed up from north Africa breaking yet more records. High pressure centred over north-east Europe and low pressure in the Atlantic allowed exc...
July 30, 2019: Weather agency the Met Office says the temperature reached 38.7 C (101.7 F) at Cambridge University Botanic Garden.
July 29, 2019: Measurement was taken in Cambridge last Thursday and checked over the weekendThe highest temperature ever recorded in the UK – 38.7C – has been confirmed by the Met Office. The measurement, taken at Cambridge Botanic Garden last Thursday, was subject to quality control and analysis by meteorologists over the wee...
July 29, 2019: An epic heat wave in Europe has toppled national temperature records in multiple countries, as well as some of the biggest cities in Europe. Its next target? The Arctic.
July 29, 2019: The 12-day heat wave that just ended in Washington turned the Potomac River to bath water.
July 29, 2019: Record-high temperatures are expected in France, the United Kingdom and possibly as far north as Scandinavia.
July 27, 2019: The master filmmaker’s “Summer Interlude,” “Summer With Monika” and “Smiles of a Summer Night” evoke the transitory happiness of the brief, intense Nordic summer.
July 25, 2019: Travelers beware: all-time temperature records have been smashed in Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands this week as the second big heatwave of the summer strikes western Europe.
July 25, 2019: Northern France is on red alert as temperatures reach 40.6C in Paris, with more records set to be breached.
July 25, 2019: Highs in Germany, Netherlands and Belgium exceeded for second time in 24 hoursGermany, the Netherlands and Belgium have recorded all-time national temperature highs for the second day running and Paris has had its hottest day ever as the second dangerous heatwave of the summer sears western Europe.The extreme temper...
July 25, 2019: Temperatures in the Netherlands topped 40 degrees Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) on Thursday for the first time since records began, the Dutch meteorology institute KNMI said.
July 25, 2019: Highs soared to 100.2 degrees in London
July 24, 2019: Why doesn't the FBI just open a substation at City Hall to save on commute times?
July 24, 2019: A searing heat wave spreading across Europe that is already breaking all-time records is threatening to hamper repair efforts at the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral, where the chief architect warned Wednesday portions of the vaulted ceilings may collapse.
July 24, 2019: It's back.  After a June heat wave smashed national temperature records in France and broke historic June records across Europe, a mass of hot air has returned to the continent.  On Wednesday, the Netherlands Meteorological Institute reported that the nation's all-time temperature record, which stood for t...
July 23, 2019: The French city of Bordeaux hits its highest temperature since records began with 41.2C (106.1F).
July 20, 2019: AccuWeather's RealFeel Temperature® is the only index that considers all the factors that describe exactly how the air feels outside.
July 18, 2019: More than half of the country will be hit by a dangerous and record-breaking heat wave of the next 24 hours and it will last through the weekend. Nearly 150 million people from Arizona to New England are under heat alerts. By the weekend, cities in at least 14 states are expected to break their high temperature reco...
July 18, 2019: A record-breaking heat wave is hitting much of the U.S. CBS News weather producer David Parkinson joined CBSN with the forecast.
July 9, 2019: The temperature has soared as high as 90 degrees, records have fallen and air conditioners are working overtime -- but the end of the Alaska heat dome is in sight.
July 6, 2019: Several places in southern Alaska are experiencing record temperatures, including its largest city.
July 5, 2019: The mercury soared to a new record high in Anchorage on Independence Day, breaking a 50-year-old record, and the sizzling temps aren't going anywhere anytime soon.