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Do Urban 'Heat Islands' Hint at Trees of the Future?

Do Urban 'Heat Islands' Hint at Trees of the Future?
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City streets can be mean, but somewhere near Brooklyn, a tree grows far better than its country cousins, due to chronically elevated city heat levels, says a new study.
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