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A Rise in Murder? Let’s Talk About the Weather

The correlation between heat and crime suggests the need for more research on shootings in American cities.

Published: September 21, 2018 at 05:30AM

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A Rise in Murder? Let’s Talk About the Weather by JEFF ASHER


By Bhavesh Patil

The correlation between heat and crime suggests the need for more research on shootings in American cities.

Published: September 21, 2018 at 05:30AM

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Impact of ocean acidification and warming on the bioenergetics of developing eggs of Atlantic herring Clupea harengus

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Patna diary: A city under stress

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