Another heat wave: our new summertime normal. How does it feel to live through one? What can we do to make them less dangerous? These stories from the past three years are both vivid and informative.
Let’s start by imagining the future: “Halfway to Boiling: The City at 50C” (Jonathan Watts and Elle Hunt, The Guardian). To counter that dystopian vision, here’s one involving lots of smart adaptations: “What Would a Heat-Proof City Look Like?” (Philip Oldfield, The Guardian).