According to California's Fourth Climate Change Assessment, average daily highs in the state's inland deserts could increase as much as 14 degrees this century if greenhouse gas emissions keep rising.
For female students, higher room temperatures mean higher scores.
Rising nighttime temperatures in the tropics threaten to flip the region from a carbon sink to a carbon source.
The ambient temperature of a courtroom could change the way people perceive crimes—which, in turn, could affect sentencing.
Do warmer temperatures get us all hot and bothered?
Marine biologist Steve Katz has tapped a Russian family's multigenerational measurements of the temperature of a Siberian lake to explain how climate there is part of climate everywhere.