1. This past month was the hottest July in a hundred years of records for Shanghai, which had 31 straight days with temperatures above 95. Nationally, it’s been the hottest recorded summer since 1951. 

    What you see above is a Landsat image showing Shanghai’s heat island. Hot surfaces are yellow, with the brightest hues representing 104-degree heat. Pinkish areas indicate cooler zones.

    Read: Looking Down From Space at Shanghai’s Awful Heat Island

     
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    Oh dear, Shanghai. :(
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    not exactly looking forward to this haha
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    My city is burning.
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