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Frequency of excessive summertime heat seen rising across US

California is one of 11 Western states ranked by the NRDC report as the most affected by extreme summer heat.

Record-breaking heat grips southeastern Canada

A large part of southeastern Canada are in the throes of overheat as the mercury climbed to a forecast high of 32 ...

Human frontiers: How much heat can the body and mind take?

If planet-warming emissions continue to rise at their current pace, three in four people in the world will face deadly heat by the turn of the century.
September 22, 2017 | 11:00 am GMT+7

Silent killer: Sweltering planet braces for deadly heat shocks

Heat remains underestimated as a threat by governments, aid agencies and individuals.
September 19, 2017 | 08:05 am GMT+7

Heatwave shuts more than 250 Malaysian schools: reports

More than 250 Malaysian schools were closed on Monday due to a heatwave brought on by the El Nino weather phenomenon which is severely affecting food production and causing ...
April 11, 2016 | 04:29 pm GMT+7