Reduced heat exposure by limiting global warming to 1.5 °c

Andrew D. King*, Markus G. Donat, Sophie C. Lewis, Benjamin J. Henley, Daniel M. Mitchell, Peter A. Stott, Erich M. Fischer, David J. Karoly

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The benefits of limiting global warming to the lower Paris Agreement target of 1.5 °C are substantial with respect to population exposure to heat, and should impel countries to strive towards greater emissions reductions.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)549-551
Number of pages3
JournalNature Climate Change
Issue number7
Early online date25 Jun 2018
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2018


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