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Map: Killer heat and humidity is spiking decades sooner than we feared

At a ‘wet bulb’ temperature of 35 degrees Celsius, a human can’t survive for more than six hours, even in shade and with water. We’re starting to see those conditions more and more frequently, across the planet.


It’s a scenario that some researchers had predicted becoming common later in the century, when climate change may make some regions essentially unlivable. Read more ...

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COVID-19 vigilance

Importantly, AstraZeneca and Oxford have pledged to provide their vaccine at cost price to all during the pandemic, and to maintain this price for low- and middle-income countries after the pandemic,

Democracy is at its best, when ...

people have the maximum flexibility and time to consider and cast their vote. Ideas like automatic voter registration, standardized voter databases and mail-in ballots help. Integrity is also improved

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