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South Asia could be too hot for human survival by 2100

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Much of South Asia with more than 1.5 billion population including Bangladesh, northern India and southern Pakistan would be so hot for human survival by 2100 due to climate change. Based on a computer simulation study by MIT scientists, it has learned that if the current state of climate change keeps its pace, people of these projected areas would face ...

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Massive Heatwave Hits India: More To Come, Say Scientists

An increased scorch in summer heat in India is about to cause a big jump in heatwave death rate, researchers at the University of California in Irvine warned. Although the 0.5 rise on the average temperature might seem quite modest, but over the past 50 years it has led to almost a 150% hike in heatwaves and killed almost 100 ...

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