Temperature records broken across the US as UN warns of continued climate disruption

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A heat wave gripping parts of the nation added an exclamation point to a series of announcements this week about the world’s warming climate.

A city water park in Grand Island, Nebraska, doesn’t open for another two weeks, but residents could have used it Thursday when the temperature reached 96 F, 21 degrees above normal for that date.

In Shreveport, Louisiana, on Thursday, the high of 94 F tied a 148-year-old…

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News Source: https://phys.org/news/2022-05-temperature-broken-climate-disruption.html