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To guard against climate change, Los Angeles is painting its streets white

They plan to lower the temperature by 3 degrees over the next 20 years.
Los Angeles

Los Angeles

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Labor Day weekend delivered record-breaking temperatures to California as a heat wave swept the state, fanning the flames of the largest wildfire Los Angeles has seen in decades. The unusually warm weather bears the mark of climate change, which is fueling record heat around the globe.

While politicians elsewhere waffle over the next two decades. As part of that effort, LA streets are getting a new coat of paint.

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