Urban heat is getting dangerous. What’s causing it?
Environment Climate Change urban heat islands

Urban heat is getting dangerous. What’s causing it?

Chloe Todd
Chloe Todd

In 10 seconds? Cities have become more at risk of heat exposure due to increased populations, global warming and the urban heat island effect, researchers have found.

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