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Camilo Mora, et al./University of Hawaii at Manoa
Climate

This Interactive Map Forecasts Deadly Heat Waves Due to Climate Change

Hot weather is the number one summertime killer in the United States and in much of the world — and the number of these deadly heat waves is only going to increase.

Published On 06/19/2017
4:00 PM EDT
The number of days in a year by 2100 when climatic conditions will exceed the deadly threshold if there is a "strong mitigation" of climate change. | Camilo Mora, et al./University of Hawaii at Manoa
The number of days in a year by 2100 when climatic conditions will exceed the deadly threshold under a "business-as-usual" scenario. | Camilo Mora, et al./University of Hawaii at Manoa