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Bill Weld on nuclear weapons (July 2019 - Part 2)   
(Wednesday - July 24, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Wisconsin Gazette - The Union of Concerned Scientists aims to increase public discussion about the use of nuclear weapons; we are posting these videos to highlight such discussion by candidates for president. As a 501c3 nonpartisan organization, UCS...
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Climate change report: Few places will be unaffected by extreme heat conditions by midcentury   
(Wednesday - July 24, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Northern Kentucky Tribune - both by the Union of Concerned Scientists. Few places would be unaffected by extreme heat conditions by midcentury and only a few mountainous regions would remain extreme heat refuges by the century’s end. Without global...
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Threat Of Extreme Heat In South Florida by 2036 Accelerates Calls For Action On Climate Change   
(Wednesday - July 24, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: WLRN - A recent study by the Union of Concerned Scientists concludes Florida will soon experience life-threatening, scorching temperatures for about a quarter of the year. It’s not the type or frequency of hot days that are common...
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Here's How Sweltering Austin Stands To Get In 2050   
(Tuesday - July 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Patch - Few areas will emerge unscathed. This according to a report released last week by the Union of Concerned Scientists, a nonprofit advocacy group based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Historically ...
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It will feel much hotter in WA over the next century. We aren't prepared   
(Tuesday - July 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Crosscut - Using emissions models defined by the International Panel on Climate Change, researchers from the Union of Concerned Scientists found in a new study that if we do not implement emissions ...
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Here's How Sweltering Long Island Stands To Get In 2050   
(Tuesday - July 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Patch - Few areas will avoid the impact of extreme heat by midcentury, according to the report released last week by the Union of Concerned Scientists, a nonprofit advocacy group based in Cambridge ...
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UCS Extreme Heat Report: A Call to Action on Midwest Clean Energy   
(Tuesday - July 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - According to a sobering new report issued earlier this week by the Union of Concerned Scientists, the heat impacts of climate change will bring increasingly frequent extreme heat events such as these if we don’t take...
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Deadly Heat Waves In Store For Pennsylvania Unless Climate Action Is Taken, Report Says   
(Tuesday - July 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: WESA - Pennsylvania faces unprecedented, deadly heat waves in the coming decades unless aggressive action is taken to combat climate change, according to a new report published Tuesday by the Union of Concerned Scientists. Historically,...
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John Hickenlooper on nuclear weapons (July 2019)   
(Tuesday - July 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Wisconsin Gazette - The Union of Concerned Scientists aims to increase public discussion about the use of nuclear weapons; we are posting these videos to highlight such discussion by candidates for president. As a 501c3 nonpartisan organization, UCS...
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More Killer Heat in Store for VA's Future   
(Monday - July 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Public News Service - The Union of Concerned Scientists says Virginia usually has 31 days a year on average with a heat index above 90 degrees Fahrenheit, which is considered "extreme heat." Its report says climate change would boost that number to 75...
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