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This map shows extreme weather events in places influenced by human-made climate change

Lightning strikes over buildings during heavy rainfall in Kunshan, Jiangsu province, China in 2014 Image: REUTERS/Stringer

Adam Jezard


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This map shows the human influence on extreme weather Image: Carbon Brief
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