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Dozens Die As China Suffers Worst Heatwave In 140 Years

Written by on August 1, 2013 in Asia, Rest of World with 0 Comments

For the past 3 weeks a large swath of China has been stuck beneath an abnormally strong and stubborn upper level ridge of high pressure which has produced deadly record breaking heat. Skillet-like pavements have been used to cook shrimp and pork while fish are dying in rivers and ponds across 19 provinces, that’s 3 million square miles and a third of […]

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