Full Broadcast: Aug. 31, 2016

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Radio Boston's full broadcast for August 31, 2016.

This May Have Been Boston's Hottest August. How Do We Prepare For More?: The average temperature this August was 76.6 degrees, about a full degree higher than the last hottest August in 1988. And, if climate projections hold, we should expect even hotter summers in the future. So, what can we do? BU's director of sustainability, Dennis Carlberg, will join us to explain.

Alzheimer's "Game-Changer": A new study of the drug aducanumab by Biogen shows promise for slowing the progression of Alzheimer's in patients with early to mild stage of the disease.

Sports With Littlefield: We're talking to Only A Game's Bill Littlefield about Colin Kaepernick's protest, how the Patriots are looking at quarterback heading into the season, the U.S. Open, and the banning of the Russian Paralympic team for doping.

Boston Housing: With our annual great migration — September move-in — underway, we check-in with Boston's Housing Chief on housing affordability in the city.

This program aired on August 31, 2016.


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