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How to avoid the crowds and hike in quiet on the greatest hiking trails

National park tourism has been steadily increasing for years as people from all walks of life find the emotional and physical benefits of spending time outdoors. Unfortunately, more people equals more traffic on paths, which makes finding peace in the woods practically impossible. Overcrowding, however, does more than impair the outdoor experience; all those humans…

EXCLUSIVE!! Over the last 40 years, the number of days with extreme heat has increased in cities.

Cascade Tuholske is a postdoctoral research scientist at Columbia University’s Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN); Chris Funk is the director of the University of California Santa Barbara’s Climate Hazards Center; and Kathryn Grace is an associate professor of Geography, Environment, and Society at the University of Minnesota. This article first appeared on…