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The body temperature will drop to about 50 degrees Fahrenheit (10 Celsius), from 98.6 F (37 C).New 'Suspended Animation' Procedure Saves Lives by Replacing Blood with a Cold Electrolyte Solution|Elizabeth Lopatto|April 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The global trend is clear: The average global surface temperature has risen roughly three-quarters of a degree Celsius since 1899.From Snowy Atlanta to Sunny Sochi, It's All About Global Weirding|Scott Bixby|February 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Already with human-induced warming of only 0.8 degrees Celsius, we have turbocharged the climate system.
Early Tuesday temperatures in some parts of the state were already approaching 40 degrees Celsius.
On Sunday afternoon, the bottom of one of the reactors rose to 82 degrees Celsius (179.6 degrees Fahrenheit), Tepco said.New Earthquake Could Hit Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Plant: Study|Samar Halarnkar|February 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Where not otherwise indicated, temperature is stated in degrees of the Centigrade or Celsius thermometer.The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II|A.E. Nordenskieold
The bath at 40° Celsius is a real boon for arthritic persons.
While in the Gulf Stream we had an outer temperature of 28 Celsius.Aircraft and Submarines|Willis J. Abbot.
By this is meant the temperature of a Celsius scale, the zero of which is 273 below the melting-point of ice.Popular scientific lectures|Ernst Mach
Celsius followed, and advised a medium fluid, so that his thermometer is known as the centigrade.
Word Origin for Celsius
1850, for Swedish astronomer Anders Celsius (1701-1744) inventor of the centigrade scale in 1742.
A temperature scale in which zero degrees is the freezing point of water and 100 degrees is the boiling point. Temperature in this scale is generally denoted by °C or, in scientific usage, C alone. (Compare Fahrenheit (see also Fahrenheit).)