You know it’s hot outside when the traffic lights are melting
WIth temperatures hovering around 110 degrees in Kuwait right now, it shouldn’t be too surprising to see something like a melted traffic light. What’s even crazier? It’s hotter than that in Phoenix right now.
90 percent chance 2012 will be warmest recorded year for U.S.
2012 is also, so far, the eighth warmest on record for global average temperatures.
California ousts Libya for heat record
A 136.4 degree temperature recorded in Libya 90 years ago was wrong, and the title of the world’s hottest place now goes to Death Valley, Calif.