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Study Shows France Could Face ‘Mega-Heatwaves’ of More Than 122° F by 2100

Posted By renewsable 875 days ago on Environmental

http://renewsable.net - In France in the summer of 2003, so many people died that the mortuaries over-flowed with bodies and refrigerated lorries had to be used instead. The cause was the country’s worst-ever heatwave, which saw temperatures hit a record 44.1°C in Conqueyrac, near Montpellier in southern France. Some 15,000 deaths were attributed to the searing heat, which also […]
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