The summer of 2023 has tested the patience and tolerance of Bangladeshis, both in urban and rural areas. This year has seen an unprecedented rise in temperature, breaking many previous records.
We must rethink how cities are planned, designed, and administered to combat the adverse effects of both the heat island problem and climate change.
Although exceptional, the warm January temperatures are a stark reminder that, despite all the rhetoric about pivoting to green sources of energy like solar and wind, climate change is taking a turn for the worse because global GHG emissions are not showing any signs of a downward trend.
Active smartphone users will especially find that their phones get heated in this unbearable heatwave. As such, here are some tips to keep in mind to keep your phone cool and safe during the most intense of summer temperatures.