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    Australia Had to Add New Colors to Show Current Heatwave on Weather Maps

    It's hot in Australia right now. How hot is it? So hot that they had to add new colors to their weather maps to show how hot it's going to be next week. A shade of purple was added to denote temperatures above 50 degrees Celsius, or 122 Fahrenheit. Sometimes adding new colors to things can be exciting. Remember how happy everyone was when they added a blue M&M? Or how much cooler things were once the Green Power Ranger showed up? Now imagine wearing a Power Ranger costume and trying to eat melted M&Ms in 122 degree heat. That's a lot less exciting.

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