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This Solution Acts Like a Sunscreen for the Streets, "Eats" the Smog Too
This Solution Acts Like a Sunscreen for the Streets, "Eats" the Smog Too

6 Jul 2021, 09:18 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Pavement Technology Inc. has created an emulsion for the streets whih includes titanium dioxide, the same ingredient that sunscreens use.

 
Extreme Heatwave Hits Oregon, Causes Temporarly Lift of Self-Service Gas Ban
Extreme Heatwave Hits Oregon, Causes Temporarly Lift of Self-Service Gas Ban

1 Jul 2021, 14:33 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Extreme heatwave has caused a temporary lift for self-serve regulation in Oregon. Although the suspension lasted only two days, high temperatures continue.

 
Badass Woman Survives Heatwave in Wrecked Car for 6 Days
Badass Woman Survives Heatwave in Wrecked Car for 6 Days

2 Aug 2019, 20:35 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Marie-Corine Bastide crashed her car into a ditch and became trapped in the wreck. She survived by collecting rainwater in a chewing gum box

 
AC on the Go: Cyclist Keeps Cool With Electric Fan in Backpack
AC on the Go: Cyclist Keeps Cool With Electric Fan in Backpack

30 Jul 2019, 13:58 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / As the U.K. is gripped by the most severe heatwave this year, one cyclist’s attempt to keep cool in traffic, while biking to work, goes viral

 
Heatwave in Europe Forces Speed Limit on World Famous Autobahn
Heatwave in Europe Forces Speed Limit on World Famous Autobahn

26 Jun 2019, 14:58 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The high temperatures in Europe have forced German authorities to place temporary speed limits on portions of the Autobahn

 
Heatwave Causes Road in Australia to Melt, Damaging 50 Cars
Heatwave Causes Road in Australia to Melt, Damaging 50 Cars

12 Jul 2018, 11:54 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The Department of Transport and Main Roads says all drivers will be compensated after recently resurfaced road melts, covering wheels in bitumen

 
Male French Bus Drivers Might Start a Trend as They Wear Skirts to Protest
Male French Bus Drivers Might Start a Trend as They Wear Skirts to Protest

23 Jun 2017, 12:02 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Confronted with a record heatwave, the French bus drivers found no understanding from their bosses as they pleaded for changing their pants for shorts

 
This Renault Megane Was Melted by Killer Heatwave in Italy
This Renault Megane Was Melted by Killer Heatwave in Italy

11 Aug 2015, 09:36 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / The Renaul Megane may not be the best regular car out there, but we never thought its fittings would melt in the sun if the weather will be really hot

 
Russian Heatwave Melts GAZ Production
Russian Heatwave Melts GAZ Production

28 Jul 2010, 12:11 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The unprecedented heatwave which has crippled Russia over the past few weeks has caused Russian carmaker GAZ to halt production at its main facilities. According to just-auto.com, the measure has be...