Climate change set to make America hotter, drier and more disaster-prone | Environment | guardian.co.ukQuicklink submitted by Sheila Samples Permalink
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|Future generations of Americans can expect to spend 25 days a year sweltering in temperatures above 100F (38C), with climate change on course to turn the country into a hotter, drier, and more disaster-prone place. The National Climate Assessment, released in draft form on Friday, provided the fullest picture to date of the real-time effects of climate change on US life, and the most likely consequences for the future.|
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