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This story was produced as a project for the 2018 Impact Fund.
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July was the hottest month ever recorded in the U.S. So why isn't the media doing a better job of covering the brutal heat's impact on our health?

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Think floods like the ones in Pakistan and Australia can't happen in California?  Think again, say government researchers.


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