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Climate scientists take on the ‘it’s not the heat, its the humidity’ meme — Watts Up With That?

From the THE EARTH INSTITUTE AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY and “the edge of wetness” department. Humidity may prove breaking point for some areas as temperatures rise, says study From US south to China, heat stress could exceed human endurance Climate scientists say that killer heat waves will become increasingly prevalent in many regions as climate warms. However, […]

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