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1.5 EARTH AND RELATED ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES, Environmental sciences
In many places, daily mortality has been shown to increase after days with particularly high or low temperatures, but such daily time-series studies cannot identify whether such increases reflect substantial life shortening or short-term displacement of deaths (harvesting).
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