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You should never leave your dog I the car — ever.

10 things not to keep in your car in the summer

A car parked in the sun on an 72-degree day can reach an internal 119 degrees in less than an hour. There are things that you should never leave in a car in the summer, like pets and tech devices, due to the risk of damage from heat. Here are 10 things you should never leave in the car on a hot day.

Apple fans are returning their new MacBook Pros that cost a minimum of $2,800 because they can’t reach the advertised speeds

You have to put the new Core i9 MacBook Pro from Apple in a freezer to get its full performance.
Women enjoy a day in the pool in the Queens borough of New York, during a heat wave on July 24, 2016.

A major heat wave is about to fry the East Coast — here’s what’s coming

It's going to be a hot weekend, and meteorologists expect this summer to be a scorching one overall. Temperatures are expected to be much higher than average between July and September.
A map of Antarctic ice flow speed.

Hot rock under Antarctica may be melting some of its ice sheets from the bottom-up

A plume of hot mantle rock may be heating West Antarctica, creating lakes and rivers below massive ice sheets and contributing to sea-level rise.

What happens to your brain and body when you eat a hot pepper

There's no real heat in a pepper, so what's going on?

Here’s why humidity makes you feel hotter

On hot, humid days your body's cooling system doesn't work as well as it should.

What happens to your body and brain when you get too hot

When your body is faced with extreme heat, it does a number of things to cool itself down. When that fails, it could lead to serious complications.

These are 13 of the hottest places on earth

Some places are so hot, they test the limits of the meaning of the term habitable.

Here’s why your saliva won’t quench your thirst when it’s hot outside

Saliva is made up of 98% water, but it still can't take the place of water when it comes to quenching your thirst.

What extreme heat does to your body and brain

When your body is faced with extreme heat, it does a number of things to cool itself down. When that fails, it could lead to serious complications.