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What is wet bulb globe temperature and what does it tell us about the weather?

An index aimed at calculating the impact of temperature on the body — called wet bulb globe temperature — could help people avoid heat-related illness and death. Here's why meteorologists are pushing for its widespread use.

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    What is wet bulb globe temperature? The weather index that's growing more important as Earth heats up

    What is wet bulb globe temperature? The weather index that's growing more important as Earth heats up

    As the planet continues to get hotter, humans are at greater risk for heat-related illness and death.

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