Heat waves: 14 strategies to keep cool on hot days

It’s brutal out here!

Cute fluffy cat enjoying air flow from fan on table indoors. Summer heat

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Love or hate the summer heat, there are times when it’s nearly unbearable to go outside.

Heat waves not only feel intense, but they can also be deadly.

Unfortunately, experts predict that periods of high heat will become more frequent and severe as the climate crisis worsens.