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Record-breaking British heatwave portends summers to come

29 July 2022

“[Existing] 1.2 degrees of global warming is really causing changes in our climate…If we hit 1.5 degrees global warming in the future, we will see summers being even hotter and drier than now,” said Professor Mark Maslin (UCL Geography).

Listen: BBC Radio 4 ‘The Briefing Room’ (from 2 mins)