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IN PHOTOS | Beasts and birds feel the heat as summer sets in

With the mercury rising with the onset of summer, animals impounded in various zoos are feeling the heat.

published on : 30th March 2023

IN PHOTOS | 'Markers of climate change': Europe wilts under unusually early heat wave in June

A blanket of hot air stretching from the Mediterranean to the North Sea is bringing much of Western Europe its first heat wave of the summer, with temperatures forecast on June 17 to top 30 degrees Celsius from London to Paris. Meteorologists say the unusually early heat wave is a sign of what's to come as global warming continues, moving up in the calendar the extreme temperatures that Europe would previously have seen only in July and August.

published on : 17th June 2022