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How climate change will make the hottest tropical days even more extreme

People cool off under a public water drain in Yemen

People cool off in Yemen. Its location in the tropics means that as Earth warms, the temperature of its hottest days will soar as the temperature of its average days rises more moderately. Credit: Yahya Arhab/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock

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Nature 599, 10 (2021)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-021-02869-w

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