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The heat wave lottery: we’re all losers

A good article in Vox outlines the anatomy of heat waves, weather phenomenathat have always existed, but that recently, due to the climate emergency, are becoming more intense, dangerous and prolonged.

The last major wave, at the end of June in southern Canada and the northern United States, caused several hundred deaths, despite affecting an economically developed region in which a large part…

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Enrique Dans

Enrique Dans

Professor of Innovation at IE Business School and blogger at enriquedans.com