summer heat http://apr.org en Summer's Heating Up! http://apr.org/post/summers-heating <P>A little planning and a little common sense - that's all it takes to keep your pet safe and healthy during the hot summertime!</P> <P></P> <P>***************************</P> <P> Sat, 22 Jun 2013 13:45:00 +0000 Mindy Norton 32798 at http://apr.org Summer's Heating Up! Summer Science: Clothes Keep You Cool, More Or Less http://apr.org/post/summer-science-clothes-keep-you-cool-more-or-less The cool weather in London is good news for the Olympic athletes because their bodies won't need to put as much energy into cooling off.<p>But most of us aren't lucky enough to be headed to London, and we could use some help keeping cool.<p>When you get hot you sweat — but it's not enough to just sweat. To cool off, you need that sweat to evaporate. It's evaporation that drains the heat from your body.<p>To help the sweat evaporate, you want air to flow over your skin — as much of your skin as possible. Wed, 25 Jul 2012 08:55:00 +0000 Joe Palca 15126 at http://apr.org Summer Science: Clothes Keep You Cool, More Or Less Hot Weather and Your Pet http://apr.org/post/hot-weather-and-your-pet <p>As the mercury rises to&nbsp;unseasonably high temperatures,&nbsp;the heat can cause problems for&nbsp;our pets!</p><p></p><p>********************************************</p><p> Sat, 30 Jun 2012 13:55:00 +0000 Mindy Norton 13854 at http://apr.org Hot Weather and Your Pet