This American Life
6:00 am
Fri May 24, 2013

APR Presents: May 24th

Hot in My Backyard 

After years of being stuck, the national conversation on climate change finally started to shift — just a little — last year, the hottest year on record in the U.S., with Hurricane Sandy flooding the New York subway and drought devastating midwest farms and California and Colorado on fire. Lots of people were wondering if global warming had finally arrived, here at home. This week, stories about this new reality.

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