96 F. record high on Sunday, breaking the old record of 94 set in 1948.
79 F. average high for August 25.
76 F. high on August 25, 2012.
Excessive Heat Warning in effect again today; highs will range from 95-100F, with a heat index as high as 103 - 108F by late afternoon.
94 F. today's record high (set in 1948). We should break that by 1-2 PM.
90 million tons of CO2 is pumped into the atmosphere, worldwide, every 24 hours.
Photo credit above: "Inmate firefighters walk along state Highway 120 as firefighters continue to battle the Rim fire near Yosemite National Park on Sunday. Fire crews are clearing brush and setting sprinklers to protect two groves of giant sequoias as a massive week-old wildfire rages along the remote northwest edge of the park." PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jae C. Hong / Associated Press.
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Photo credit above: "Marine phytoplankton releases sulphur compounds into the atmosphere that contribute to cooling the planet. But ocean acidification could hinder this process." Wim van Egmond/Visuals Unlimited/SPL.
Photo credit above: Angel Valentin for The New York Times. "Erosion at Haulover Beach Park in Miami-Dade County."