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Extreme heat, wildfires wreaking havoc with the warmest months still ahead

Comment on this storyComment Spring has just begun to transition into summer in the Northern Hemisphere, but some of the most obnoxious and dangerous extreme weather seasons are already running rampant. Prolonged and punishing heatwaves in Asia have sent temperatures soaring to 100 degrees as far north as Siberia and above 110 degrees in Thailand… Read More »

Europe grapples with precarious water situation ahead of another drought-ridden summer

Water resources in Europe are becoming increasingly scarce due to the worsening climate emergency. Reservoirs in Mediterranean countries such as Italy have dropped to water levels typically associated with summer heatwaves in recent weeks. It comes as temperatures are poised to soar over the summer and many fear Europe’s already “very precarious” water problem could… Read More »