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Canada

Experts caution against becoming ‘air-conditioned society’ as heat waves get hotter

Hundreds of people who perished during the historic heat wave in British Columbia last summer died in homes ill-suited for…

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Europe

Athens’ chief heat officer prepares the city for the climate crisis

The summer heat is hitting sooner and harder than ever across Europe. By 2050, temperatures could be as much as 2.5°C…

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Australia

Motorists warned after fog cloaks city

A blanket of thick fog cloaking the city and the South West has prompted a warning to motorists to take…

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Canada

Heat warning remains in effect for southern Ontario, parts of northern Ontario

Environment Canada says a heat warning remains in effect today for southern Ontario and parts of northern Ontario. The warning…

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Business

Europe wildfire risk heightened by early heat waves, drought

MADRID — Extended drought conditions in several Mediterranean countries, a heat wave last week that reached northern Germany and high…

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Canada

B.C. urges preparedness and strategy to fight extreme climate events

VANCOUVER – The British Columbia government has released its new strategy to get the province ready to fight extreme weather…

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Canada

Heavy rain in parts of B.C. a concern for flood-prone areas: River Forecast Centre

VANCOUVER – A flood watch has been issued for the south Thompson River in British Columbia, where a forecast calling…

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Europe

Heatwave cooks western Europe, with temperatures hitting 43C

An intense and unprecedently early heatwave is baking western Europe, with temperatures in many places topping 40C Saturday.  Temperatures were…

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Technology

Some Scientists Coined a New Name for Summer: ‘Danger Season’

The new foreboding name for summer was coined by Erika Spanger-Siegfried, an analyst at the Union of Concerned Scientists. The…

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Europe

France braces for sweltering weekend amid record heatwave

Issued on: 18/06/2022 – 07:58 France, Spain and other western European nations braced on Saturday for a sweltering June weekend…

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