by Cory Herro May 3, 2016
The drought and blistering heat, some 20 to 30 degrees Fahrenheit above normal, has claimed 300 lives since early April.
by Beenish Ahmed Apr 15, 2016
“We’ve had droughts before, but never like this," said Mirene Raymond, a 69-year-old rice farmer.
by Joe Romm Apr 11, 2016
A deeply flawed new study tries to challenge the basic scientific understanding that "wet areas are likely to get wetter and dry areas drier in a warmer world."
by Mary Ellen Kustin -- Guest Contributor Mar 22, 2016
Much of the western United States is in its 16th consecutive year of drought, and some water users in the Colorado River Basin may experience cuts in water deliveries in the coming months.
by Natasha Geiling Feb 18, 2016
Severe droughts and floods, linked to this year's unusually strong El Niño, have caused food insecurity for nearly 100 million people around the world.
by Alejandro Davila Fragoso Jan 21, 2016
Some 14 million people face hunger across southern Africa following a drought. All while a record strong El Niño brings further dry and hot weather to the region.
by Katie Valentine Oct 15, 2015
Nestlé is coming under fire again.
by Marlene Cimons -- Guest Contributor Oct 6, 2015
In a first-of-a-kind study, scientists examined the relationships between fetal development and pregnant women's exposure to low precipitation and very hot days.
by Emily Atkin Sep 16, 2015
No one laughed.
by Samantha Page Sep 15, 2015
Using tree rings from blue oaks, researchers found a new way to show how very, very dry it is.