NYC’s subway platforms are oppressively hot this summer

If you’ve been one of those stranded riders, you might be wondering: Exactly how hot and disgusting are the platforms lately? The Regional Plan Association aimed to answer that question this week by heading to the 10 busiest subway stations—stops like 14th Street-Union Square, Times Square-42nd Street, and 34th Street-Herald Square—to see how the temperatures underground compared to those outside.

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