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Extreme heat from climate change could kill 3,300 New Yorkers a Year by 2080 - Image: Archive Global NYC Predicts 3,300 Heat-Related Deaths Caused By Climate Change

NYC researchers predict over 3,300 heat deaths a year by 2080 because of climate change if preventive measures aren’t taken. But the majority of deaths could be averted by reducing fossil-fuel emissions (from coal, natural gas and oil) and using […]

Record-Breaking Heat Causes Two Deaths In Blistering Temps

Record-breaking temperatures are causing heat illnesses, including the death of two people, as the first victim was found near the Arizona and Nevada border. The first victim was found Saturday in Lake Mead National Recreation Area after authorities received a […]