#Heat wave

  • Article: Blistering Heat Wave in Japan Kills 57 and Sends 18,000 to Hospital
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    Blistering Heat Wave in Japan Kills 57 and Sends 18,000 to Hospital

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Aug. 7, 2019

    Unprecedented heat waves are happening worldwide. Read more

  • Article: Record-Setting Heat Wave in Europe Bears 'Signature of Climate Change'
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    Record-Setting Heat Wave in Europe Bears 'Signature of Climate Change'

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 25, 2019

    Heat waves are becoming more common, more intense, and longer-lasting. Read more

  • Article: Wildfire Rages in Spain After Pile of Manure Turns to Flames During Heat Wave
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    Wildfire Rages in Spain After Pile of Manure Turns to Flames During Heat Wave

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 28, 2019

    Wildfires are becoming more common and more dangerous. Read more

  • Article: France Braces for Worst Heat Wave in Recorded History
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    France Braces for Worst Heat Wave in Recorded History

    By Joe McCarthy|June 27, 2019

    “Globally, these extreme temperatures are five times more likely to occur.” Read more

  • Article: Future Heat Waves Could Kill Hundreds of Thousands Across US Cities: Report
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    Future Heat Waves Could Kill Hundreds of Thousands Across US Cities: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|June 6, 2019

    “The public health benefits of limiting warming are clear.” Read more

  • Article: Waters Near Arctic Ocean Just Jumped 30 Degrees Above Normal
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    Waters Near Arctic Ocean Just Jumped 30 Degrees Above Normal

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 15, 2019

    “I feel like we’re doing this huge experiment to our climate system.” Read more

  • Article: The World Can Expect Even Hotter Heat Waves Over the Next 5 Years
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    The World Can Expect Even Hotter Heat Waves Over the Next 5 Years

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 15, 2018

    The oceans are expected to face the worst heating effects. Read more

  • Article: Mosquitos Vanish in Finland as Heat Wave Plagues the Country
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    Mosquitos Vanish in Finland as Heat Wave Plagues the Country

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 8, 2018

    Relief from mosquito bites is tempered by the anxiety surrounding climate change. Read more