With more than 130 known varieties in the world, resurrection plants are a unique group of flora that can survive extreme water shortages for years.
As Mexico’s Nezahualcoyotl reservoir succumbs to drought, its receding waters have revealed a haunting relic from the past. Continue reading →
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.
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