Photo of the day: Cooling down by a New York City icon

These kids have the right idea—the mini New Yorkers splashing around under the Unisphere are making us jealous.

One way to cool off during the heat wave

One way to cool off during the heat wave Photograph: Courtesy Queens Museum/Instagram

The Queens Museum showed off a pretty cool heat-wave survival tactic via its Instagram account; instead of frolicking in a wasteful-but-satisfying fire hydrant deluge, these folks are playing in the fountains near the iconic Unisphere in Flushing Meadows–Corona Park. How are you beating the heat?

Source: Queens Museum/Instagram

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