Metric is no way to measure
For those of you who have no idea how to convert Celsius to Fahrenheit, her temperature was actually 101.8 degrees. I assume most of you don't know how to convert, because, I mean, who cares about the metric system? I don't. I'm perfectly happy that ours ...
Pique the Geek: 20090115: Temperature Scales
The two most common scales are the Fahrenheit ... Celsius scale, freezing is zero degrees C and boiling is 100 degrees C, so 180 F degrees represent 100 C degrees. Thus, a degree C is 1.8 times "bigger" than an F degree. There is a simple formula to ...
Shopaholic’s Guide to US Measures: 10 Inches = 2 High Heels
Even though I had to memorize the conversion system when I ... I’m still struggling with is converting Fahrenheit into Celsius. After living in New England for about 2 years, I know what, for example, 25 degrees of Fahrenheit feels like.
An Inconvenient Truth
Well, the "consensus" of climate scientists as represented in the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is that sea level is likely to rise between 4 inches to 35 inches with ... have increased by 3 degrees Celsius over the past 40 ...
The Best News Story You Didn't Hear
Let's say, hypothetically, that CO2 could be pulled back out of our atmosphere, literally sucked from the air and converted back to a solid ... are hotter than about 900 degrees Celsius (1,650 degrees Fahrenheit). Dark-to-bright cherry red is ...