Union of Concerned Scientists http://news.stlpublicradio.org en New report: in St. Louis, higher temps are the new normal http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/new-report-st-louis-higher-temps-are-new-normal <p>St. Louis is getting hotter. With this summer&rsquo;s record-breaking temperatures, that probably doesn&rsquo;t sound like news.</p><p>But <a href="http://www.ucsusa.org/global_warming/science_and_impacts/impacts/global-warming-and-heat-waves.html">a new report by the Union of Concerned Scientists</a> shows our hot weather isn&rsquo;t an anomaly &mdash; things have been heating up across the Midwest for the past six decades.</p> Tue, 31 Jul 2012 21:20:29 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 4217 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org New report: in St. Louis, higher temps are the new normal