X on Hayden Lawn one of 3 hottest spots at ASU

Just in time for face-melting season, a study of shade, heat and the best ways to cool pedestrians is being published by two ASU scientists. Urban climatologists Ariane Middel and Scott Krayenhoff did a three-year study of the Tempe campus, taking readings with MaRTy — a suite of instruments designed to measure radiant temperature — mapping out the three coolest (and three hottest) spots on campus and discovering what works best to stay cool.


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