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Extreme heat makes it harder for planes to take off - this is why

Flights could be cancelled during the hottest days of the year if adjustments are not made warn the Earth Institute at Columbia University. Image: REUTERS/Darrin Zammit-Lupi

Madeleine Perkins

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