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The most fascinating news from around the web on June 19, 2013
Hello Kitty suits up for a mission to space.
Today’s links include fun things made out of cake, chalk, and Carly Rae Jepsen.
“If you like heat indexes around 100, you’ll be disappointed with our weather. If you don’t, you’re probably happy to be in Seattle.”
— JAY NEHER, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service, on the 73-degree day in …
I was in Chicago back in 2007, not as a runner but as a spectator (watching my wife fight through the burn) when the marathon was called off mid-race as temperatures soared. It was utter chaos; from the sidelines, it looked like …
Crank up the air conditioner — according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, last June was the hottest on record worldwide.