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As it turns out, it can also mess with your life in a very physical way: devastating urban heatwaves.
Not everyone experiences the same hot summer days. Different neighborhoods within the same city can vary in temperature by as much as 20 degrees (Fahrenheit). These “heat islands” usually have fewer green spaces and less tree coverage, making them scalding patches of concrete pavement. And a recent study by Portland State University researchers found they line up eerily bracelet argent et jaune with those old housing covenants. “As climate change brings hotter, more frequent, and longer heatwaves, the same historically underserved neighborhoods will collier argent pampille face bracelet argent art nouveau the greatest impact.”
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In cases of truly high temperatures, where you live might become a matter of life and death. Between 2000 and 2018, heat related illness accounted for 56 deaths in our state, according to ralonge bracelet argent the Minnesota Department of Health and as the department has pointed out, it’s probably going bracelet argent pierres souple to get worse…