Torrid time for UK employees in summer heat
- When Do Heat Waves Happen? DeLallo, Laura // Hammered by a Heat Wave!;2010, p18
The article offers information on the occurrence of heat waves.
- The Deadliest Heat Wave. DeLallo, Laura // Hammered by a Heat Wave!;2010, p20
The article offers information on the heat wave in European countries in 2003 which killed about 35,000 people in France.
- Dangerous Wildfires. DeLallo, Laura // Hammered by a Heat Wave!;2010, p22
The article offers information on the heat wave in Europe in 2003 which caused a wildfire near Silvares, Portugal burning more than 100,000 acres of land in a week.
- Index. // Hammered by a Heat Wave!;2010, p32
A subject index for the January 2010 issue of "Disaster Survivors" is presented.
- High temperatures across the nation abated somewhat. Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham // Christian Science Monitor;7/18/95, Vol. 87 Issue 162, p2
Reports on the heat wave across United States and resultant death toll. Reasons for the fatalities.
- Keep your chickens cool to prevent losses in hot weather. // Countryside & Small Stock Journal;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 84 Issue 4, p81
Recommends ways on how to keep chickens cool during heatwaves. INSET: Delicacies not fit for the squeamish.
- The war in South Africa: The hot dry summer. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);05/20/2000, Vol. 320 Issue 7246, p1367
Focuses on the heat at the towns of Frere Camp and Ladysmith in South Africa during the war in the summer of 1900. Temperatures during the summer months; Dry atmosphere and weather of South Africa; Implications for the British soldiers in the country.
- Lessons of Chicago's heat: Fault lies not in the stars. T.A.M.; W.J. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;7/31/95, Vol. 195 Issue 14, p14
Editorial. Comments on the heat wave in Chicago, Illinois in the summer of 1995. Total number of deaths from heat-related factors; Necessity of proper comfort conditioning; Responsibility for the deaths.
- 131 county sites to serve as Cool Zones. // Gay & Lesbian Times;7/10/2008, Issue 1072, p20
The article reports on the impact of the record-high temperatures in San Diego, California.
- When the melons arrive, the conversation stops. // Christian Science Monitor;8/4/95, Vol. 87 Issue 175, p3
Presents a photograph of children enjoying watermelons in Nauvoo, Alabama during the intense heat wave in the state.