This bright blue aboveground pool looks perfect for taking a luxurious dip on a hot summer afternoon. The pool is encased in decking material with added steps, giving the illusion that it is built into the ground.
Picture of a central air conditioning compressor partially covered with snow. Central air conditioning is a luxury on hot summer days, and a must in sticky, humid climates.
Down is the natural insulating layer found under the feathers on ducks and geese, and makes for very comfortable bedding! Down comforters are naturally warm in the winter and cool in the summer.
A red summer party table with green legs is set up in a sunny backyard, ready for festivities to begin. It's quiet now, but soon this table will hold food, cutlery, glasses, and plates as the backyard fills with the sounds of partygoers.
White and mauve roses cascade over the bride's arm as she walks down the aisle. Ivy and ferns further emphasize the cascading shape of the bouquet. A sheer white ribbon and bow add a light touch for a summer wedding bouquet.
A man in a green shirt and a tan baseball cap palms a ball inside a well-oiled baseball glove. The glove is a key piece of equipment for America's favorite pastime, and comes in several styles based upon the player's position.
A small garden fountain burbles on an idyllic summer day. There are few things as peaceful as the sound of running water. When natural running water isn't an option, a garden fountain can recreate the peaceful atmosphere you are looking for.
Sunlight shines on a shiny wooden floor in an empty room, while a room air conditioner keeps things cool. Hot summer days and muggy nights can be uncomfortable, which is why many people install room air conditioners.
An antique wooden tennis racket with a leather grip is displayed on a white background. It's a beautiful summer day, and the warm weather is just begging you to get outside for some recreation.
A pristine white church is set in front of an azure blue sky. The church's architecture, with its wooden steeple and clapboard siding, is reminiscent of structures in New England.
Wooden playground equipment, complete with a fire pole and rope ladder, sits on a green lawn. Busy backyards and playgrounds are full of the laughter of playing children as they swing, slide, and climb on the play equipment.
PARIS (AFP) - A former top security aide to French President Emmanuel Macron who was at the heart of a scandal this summer was charged on Friday (Jan 18) with illegal use of diplomatic passports.
Straits Times. Sat, 19 Jan 2019 03:49:52 +0800.
New Zealand's clean, green image took a beating this summer as tourists traveling through the countryside posted pictures of lakes and rivers off limits due to contamination by farm effluent, garbage and human faeces.
Reuters. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:43:40 -0500.
Gina Martin, 26, from Northwich in Cheshire was waiting to watch The Killers at Hyde Park in summer 2017 when a group of men began trying to chat her up and one took a photo up her skirt.
Daily Mail. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:58:48 +0000.
The cyanobacteria blooms that plague western Lake Erie each summer are both an unsightly nuisance and a potential public health hazard, producing liver toxins that can be harmful to humans and their pets.
Science Daily. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 20:00:32 EST.