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El Niņo Season Temperatures Linked to Dengue Epidemics
Screen shot from the video showing dengue incidence in Southeast Asia.Mining historical data about dengue fever cases reveals a link between increased incidence in Southeast Asia and the high temperatures that a previous El Niņo weather event brought to that region. Read the article.

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