About the Authors

Diana B. Petitti

Diana.Petitti@yahoo.com

Affiliation Department of Biomedical Informatics, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America

Sharon L. Harlan

Affiliation School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America

Gerardo Chowell-Puente

Affiliation School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America

Darren Ruddell

Affiliation Spatial Sciences Institute, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DBP SLH GCP. Analyzed the data: DBP. Wrote the paper: DBP SLH GCP DR. Obtained temperature data described in the manuscript: DR.