While governments around the world (particularly America’s) are failing to address climate change, “Britain is bracing this week for what could be its hottest day ever recorded, while French authorities warned of a ‘heat apocalypse.’ (Anyone have a one-way ticket to Europe for Joe Manchin?)

+ Heat wave kills more than 1,000 people in Spain and Portugal.

+ If you’re traveling to Europe this summer, you won’t need too many layers. Which is a good thing, because there’s no chance your suitcase is going to arrive with you.