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 →
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.
More than 1,500 homes have been destroyed in two immense fires that have torn through California over the last week.
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 →
The Guadalupe, which runs through San Jose, is the latest casualty of the state's water woes Continue reading →
Fires are burning out of control in parts of California and one person has died in the effort to contain the drought-fueled blazes.
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.
A shift of the winds can alter ocean temperature in the Pacific and weather patterns across the planet. Continue reading →
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