#Heat waves

  • Feature: 5 Growing Environmental Health Threats That You Need to Know
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    5 Growing Environmental Health Threats That You Need to Know

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 16, 2019

    In the decades ahead, millions of more people could be put at risk. Read more

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

    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'

    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: 'Heat Days' Could Become the New Snow Days, Thanks to Climate Change

    'Heat Days' Could Become the New Snow Days, Thanks to Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 10, 2018

    Since 2000, 16 of the 17 hottest years in recorded history have occurred. Read more

  • Feature: A Planet in Crisis: 5 Photographers Show a Dying Environment

    A Planet in Crisis: 5 Photographers Show a Dying Environment

    By Olivia KestinErica Sanchez  and  Joe McCarthy|Aug. 31, 2018

    People know the world is in crisis, but what does it look like? Read more

  • Article: Extreme Weather Made UK Food Prices Soar as Much as 80%

    Extreme Weather Made UK Food Prices Soar as Much as 80%

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 27, 2018

    This could be the new global norm. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Causes Extreme Weather Like Smoking Causes Cancer, Scientist Says

    Climate Change Causes Extreme Weather Like Smoking Causes Cancer, Scientist Says

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 30, 2018

    Climate change is no longer a hypothetical. Read more

  • Article: New Report Shows How Badly Climate Change Is Hurting California

    New Report Shows How Badly Climate Change Is Hurting California

    By Joe McCarthy|May 9, 2018

    “There is no time for political posturing and partisan debate.” Read more