In Pennsylvania, Researchers Rush To Preserve Environmental Data

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A volunteer works to preserve scientific data during a Data Refuge hackathon at the University of Pennsylvania, Jan. 14, 2017. (Susan Phillips / StateImpact Pennsylvania)

Soon after Donald Trump became president, the White House website was updated. And among the changes: all information on climate change disappeared. Susan Phillips (@susanphill) of Here & Now contributor WHYY reports on how researchers are rushing to copy key data amid concern that more government-held information could be removed.

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