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The hidden danger in your car that could be fatal during a heatwave

Daily Express | July 10, 2018

Professor Nancy Selover, a climatologist at Arizona State University (ASU), said: “Our study not only quantifies temperature differences inside vehicles parked in the shade and the sun, but it also makes clear that even parking a vehicle in the shade can be lethal to a small child.”

Left your bottled water in a hot car? Drink it with caution

Today.com | July 09, 2018

Another study, conducted in 2007 by Arizona State University researchers, found summertime temperatures inside cars, garages and enclosed storage areas “could promote antimony leaching from PET bottled waters.”

Opportunity Mars rover still silent beneath raging dust storm

FOX News | July 09, 2018

"The storm has gone global and is still raging," said Jim Rice, geology team leader for the Mars Exploration Rover Project at Arizona State University's Mars Space Flight Facility.

Never mind the summer heat

The New York Times | July 06, 2018

“It’s like toasting your marshmallow slowly from a safe distance above the campfire, then swooping in close for the nice quick char,” said Tanya Harrison, a planetary scientist at Arizona State University, referring to that southern summer.

Evidence discovered for human-driven ape extinction

The Telegraph | July 06, 2018

The team, led by Zoological Society of London scientists and other researchers from Arizona State University and Shaanxi Provincial Institute of Archaeology, analysed a skull fragment excavated more than a decade ago from what is believed to be the burial chamber of Lady Xia, grandmother of China’s first emperor, Qin Shi Huang.

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