Tagged With Drought

Meet California's new normal: more lightning, 30% less rain in wildfire season, and double the number of fire-risk days


How this tiny beetle could help solve our water crisis


California could go through all of February without a significant storm for the first time since 1864. A photo from space reveals why.



Horrifying images of starving lions in a Sudan zoo have prompted a worldwide campaign to save them


California is becoming unlivable, according to science


Photos show what living in 17 countries with 'extremely high water stress' looks like on the ground



New Mexico faces extreme water scarcity on par with the United Arab Emirates. Experts warn more 'day zeros' are looming.


The climate crisis is inherently unfair. These 9 countries will get hit especially hard as the globe heats up.


A potentially deadly fungus that can travel up to 75 miles in the air is spreading, and California’s droughts are making it worse


This popular tourist destination in India is experiencing a massive water shortage


A pirate-fighting sailor wants to lasso and tow a 125-million-ton iceberg from Antarctica to solve South Africa's water crisis


7 places that are sinking faster than anywhere else in the US



Silicon Valley’s largest city is sounding the alarm about a drinking water crisis that no one knows how to fix


Coles and ALDI call off milk price wars as they raise costs by 10 cents a litre


Harvard has quietly bought $305 million worth of California vineyards. The water rights could be even more valuable.


California’s mega-farms have a dark side that could put our supply of fruits, vegetables, and nuts at risk



Extreme weather could trigger a global beer shortage that causes prices to skyrocket worldwide


We asked insurance workers where they'd live in the US to avoid future natural disasters — here's what they said


Australia has moved to an El Niño alert, and the drought is likely to continue


Australia is about to see a spike in gastro cases -- here's why