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Climate impacts on health and urban areas: heatwaves and death rate

Heat does not kill in the same way everywhere. Urban planning, social cohesion, traffic, crime: the urban and social context can worsen the vulnerability of individuals to heatwaves, with differences even within the same city. An analysis of the scientific literature conducted by CMCC@Ca’Foscari. Over the last half-century, the probability of heat extreme events has […]