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Oct 2, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Think California is parched now? The Golden State experienced even more pronounced mega-droughts, back in the times when mammoths roamed the land. Continue reading →
Sep 28, 2015 01:10 PM ET
Lessened snowpack in the Sierra Nevada mountains has some scientists worried about the impact on California's water supply, a third of which comes from those mountains.
Sep 22, 2015 01:00 PM ET // AFP
More than 1,500 homes have been destroyed in two immense fires that have torn through California over the last week.
Sep 21, 2015 02:15 PM ET // Brian Kahn, Climate Central
For the second time in as many weeks, the Southwest is facing a major threat of flash flooding as more rain comes up from the tropics. Continue reading →
Aug 13, 2015 12:03 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The Guadalupe, which runs through San Jose, is the latest casualty of the state's water woes Continue reading →
Aug 20, 2015 06:08 PM ET // AFP
Fires are burning out of control in parts of California and one person has died in the effort to contain the drought-fueled blazes.
Jul 29, 2015 05:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Plants and animals share more in common than we tend to think, with new research finding that both groups respond to stress in similar ways, at least from a biochemical standpoint.
Jul 22, 2015 12:17 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A shift of the winds can alter ocean temperature in the Pacific and weather patterns across the planet. Continue reading →
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