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A Vicious Cycle: Air Conditioners Making Global Warming Worse, Warns Study - Study Finds

Researchers from the University of Wisconsin say air conditioners further degrade air quality and generally compound the toll on human health created by air pollution

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Global Warming Linked to Higher Suicide Rates across North America - Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.

Health & Fitness | Sleep

The SMC Ultimate Guide To Staying Cool During Hot Nights

Fed up of losing sleep due to hot nights? Here's the ultimate guide to staying cool overnight, featuring our resource post and infographic.

Sports | NBA

Lowry scores 35, DeRozan has 28, Raptors beat Heat 116-89

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Dragic, Wade lead Heat past Raptors 103-91 - and into Game 7 - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: The Miami Heat went small, and came up big. Goran Dragic scored a postseason career-high 30 points, Dwyane Wade added 22 and the Heat rode a small lineup to a 103-91 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Friday night, tying their Eastern

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DeRozan and Lowry finally star at same time, push Heat to the edge | Ball Don't Lie - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: It's been a rough postseason for DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry, but the All-Stars were huge when it counted in Game 5.

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Wade rallies Heat to OT win, series 2-2

Dwyane Wade was rolling. Wade scored 30 points, including the layup that sent the game to overtime and finished off Miami's frantic comeback from a nine-point deficit, as the Heat beat the Toronto Raptors 94-87 in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference sem

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Lowry's bounce-back Game 3 rises above injuries for Raps and Heat | Ball Don't Lie - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Centers Jonas Valanciunas and Hassan Whiteside both went down in a pivotal game highlighted by Kyle Lowry's 29 second-half points.

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Carroll scores 21, Raptors beat Heat in OT to tie series

TORONTO (AP) — This time, overtime went the way of the Toronto Raptors. Jonas Valanciunas made sure of it. DeMarre Carroll scored 21 points, Valanciunas had 15 points and 12 rebounds, and the Raptors beat the Miami Heat…

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Kyle Lowry's prayer forces OT, but Heat recover to take Game 1 | Ball Don't Lie - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: What looked like a breath of new life for the Raptors turned out to be a last gasp, thanks in large part to Dwyane Wade.

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Heat scorch Hornets behind Dragic, Whiteside to win blowout Game 7 | Ball Don't Lie - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Goran Dragic carved up the Charlotte defense and Hassan Whiteside shook the Hornets' offense as the Heat rolled in Game 7.

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Wade, Heat force Game 7 with 97-90 win over Hornets

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dwyane Wade hadn't made a 3-point shot since December, enduring a streak of 22 consecutive misses. That all changed on Friday night with Miami's season on the line. The 34-year-old star hit both…

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Courtney Lee keeps the faith, stuns Heat to give Hornets 3-2 lead

Courtney Lee once again found himself in the right place at the right time, helping put the Hornets one win away from Round 2.

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Walker drops 34, Hornets defeat Heat 89-85 to even series - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Steve Clifford has seen that look in Kemba Walker's eye. Walker responded, like he's done so many times before. Walker had 11 straight Charlotte points during a crucial stretch midway through the fourth quarter and finished with a playo

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Hornets snap 14-year playoff drought, beat Heat 96-80 - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: After the Charlotte Hornets dropped the first two games of their first-round series against the Miami Heat, team owner Michael Jordan and assistant coach Patrick Ewing approached coach Steve Clifford with a suggestion: Post up rookie 7-

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Hornets, Pistons, Blazers look to avoid 0-2 deficits

MIAMI (AP) — Heat star Dwyane Wade often can be heard saying at playoff time that a series hasn't truly started until somebody wins on the home floor of its opponent. Charlotte, Detroit and Portland probably can appreciate that sort of thinking. A two-d

Advice & Self-Help | Advice

9 Easy Ways to Lower Your Heating Bill This Winter | Mental Floss

Unless you live in a scorching climate, heating your home is a necessary and unavoidable expense every winter. Rather than just accepting this as an annual hit to your wallet, try out some of these helpful tips to raise the heat and lower your bills.

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Spurs handle Heat, win 110-95 in NBA Finals Game 1

''Beat the Heat!'' had a whole new meaning in a sweltering start to the NBA Finals. The San Antonio Spurs handled the conditions, and the team, and it sure helped when a suffering LeBron James couldn't make it to the finish. Tim D

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James' 36 get Heat past Pacers, into 1st

For most of the season, the Miami Heat were chasing the Indiana Pacers. Control of the Eastern Conference again belongs to the Heat, after LeBron James scored 36 points and the two-time defending NBA champions opened the second half with a 16-0 run on the

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Hamstring to keep Wade out vs. Pacers

MIAMI (AP) -- Dwyane Wade has been ruled out of Miami's Eastern Conference showdown Friday night against the Indiana Pacers.

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Pacers rally by Heat, overcome James' 38

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Indiana took every shot Miami could muster Wednesday night.