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Memorial Day Reminder to Honor the Downwinders

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What Is the Hold Up?  RECA Renewal Countdown Begins Earlier this month, Martin Fleck, PSR’s Nuclear Weapons Abolition Program Director, urged us to remember the plight of the Downwinders, whose…

Compensation Begins: A look back at the beginnings of RECA

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Passed by the Senate in March, bi-partisan supporters of the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) are pushing hard to get the House to vote on its fate before June 7,…

Staying Safe and Cool with PSR Arizona’s ‘Building Resilient Neighborhoods’

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For more than a decade, PSR Arizona’s Building Resilient Neighborhoods (BRN) has kept Tucsonans safe from the heat through both Zoom and in-person workshops. Two-to-three hours in length, with workbooks…

It takes a neighborhood to survive the new heat

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Op-ed in the Arizona Daily Star by PSR Arizona’s Karen Peterson, discussing our work on climate resilience.

Action Alert: Stop Nuclear Arms!

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Here is an opportunity for all of us to get active and work on the eradication of nuclear weapons in our nation.

Background on President Biden at the G7 Summit in Hiroshima

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Analysis and background from PSR National’s Martin Fleck.

Trick Question: Can Nuclear Reactors Explode?

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What the difference is between a nuclear reactor and a nuclear bomb? At the most fundamental level, no difference: both get their energy from nuclear fission.

Rep. Watson Coleman, Sen. Sanders Introduce WATER Act to Improve Water Safety, Affordability, Access

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Insider NJ article quoting PSR Arizona Executive Director Barbara H. Warren, MD, MPH.

The Fuel that Powered Fat Man and Little Boy

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Professor John Warnock explains the bombs used in Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

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Nonprofit helps protect Tucson homeowners in solar purchases

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Tucson-area homeowners can get help buying rooftop solar systems from a nonprofit that sets up buyers’ cooperatives to make sure consumers get a fair deal.

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