Athens Is Just Warming Up. New ‘Chief Heat Officer’ Hopes

ATHENS — On the hottest day of Greece’s record-breaking heatwave, when temperatures rose to 111 degrees Fahrenheit in Athens and bushfires choked the air, Eleni Myrivili stopped hanging laundry on her roof behind the Acropolis because she couldn’t breathe from the heat. “I could only take short, burning breaths,” he said, remembering that the ash […]

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