MOSCOW, . Sunday: The “heat wave” at the North Pole has become intensified to an uncomfortable extent. This surprising news came in a radio message from the Soviet expedition camped. there on an ice floe.
The temperature at the Pole has risen to 32 degrees Fahrenheit. Houses of snow bricks, which form a little settlement, are melting.
Everything is wet, and the party is hoping for a severe frost to eliminate the risk of valuable scientific equipment being damaged by the thaw.