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February 4, 2016
Doctors to Lawmakers: Slow the Rush to Frack
An interview with PSR President Dr. Lynn Ringenberg on a Florida bill that would open the state to more fracking.
Source: Public News Service
January 28, 2016
Dr. Herbert L. Abrams, Who Worked Against Nuclear War, Dies at 95
Dr. Herbert L. Abrams, a radiologist at Stanford and Harvard Universities and a founder of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, which won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1985 for its work in publicizing the health consequences of atomic warfare, died on Jan. 20 at his home in Palo Alto, Calif. He was 95.
Source: New York Times
January 28, 2016
Green groups question EPA justification for ozone rule
Did U.S. EPA dismiss findings from its own scientific advisers that it should have gone further in lowering the ambient air quality standard for ozone? PSR and partner groups are challenging the standard in a new lawsuit. (Subscription required)
Source: Environment & Energy Daily
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