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Climate Change Drought

California Wineries Prep As Dry Summer Looms

AccuWeather | Kevin Byrne | Posted 04.24.2014 | Green

This story originally appeared on AccuWeather. Three months after a drought state of emergency was declared in California, things have steadied tem...

Warming Temperatures Could Dry Out One Third of Planet

Posted 04.03.2014 | Green

From Climate Central's Andrea Thompson: Warming temperatures, scientists say, can tip places into drought conditions by increasing evaporation and ...

O CONNECTS THE DOTS: Climate Change Threatens The Nation

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 04.16.2014 | Politics

LOS BANOS, Calif. (AP) — Warning that weather-related disasters will only get worse, President Barack Obama said Friday the U.S. must rethink the wa...

NOAA: Climate Change 'Not A Significant Part' Of 2012 Drought

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 05.01.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Last year's huge drought was a freak of nature that wasn't caused by man-made global warming, a new federal science study finds. Scient...

African Farmers Must Do More To Beat Climate Change, Study Says

Reuters | Posted 11.07.2012 | Green

* Farmers bringing in faster-growing, drought-resistant crops * More need to store water, switch to hardy crops * Afric...

Climate Change This Week: Cornographic Subsidies, Japanese Tiger, and More

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 10.13.2012 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Making the U.S. a global clean energy leader will ensure a heck of a lot more jobs, and a clean, safe future.

Six Tips for Newly Climate-Concerned Americans

Mike Sandler | Posted 10.08.2012 | Green
Mike Sandler

Articles about climate change should find a receptive and growing audience in August 2012. Surrounded by heat waves and droughts, it is harder than ever to deny that something ominous is happening.

The Oxygen Planet Struts Its Stuff

William deBuys | Posted 09.23.2012 | Green
William deBuys

This summer's conditions may indeed be perfect for fire in the Southwest and West, but if you think of it as a "storm," perfect or otherwise -- that is, sudden, violent, and temporary -- then you don't understand what's happening in this country or on this planet.

Drought Grips Nation and Shows What Climate Change Does to Our Communities

Frances Beinecke | Posted 09.22.2012 | Green
Frances Beinecke

The summer from hell continues to bring wave after wave of extreme weather events, and each one provides yet another example of what climate change is doing to our families and businesses.

'Cycle for Water': From the Arctic to the Antarctic on Bamboo Bicycles

Aiko Stevenson | Posted 05.11.2012 | Green
Aiko Stevenson

Two men from the Netherlands have cycled some 30,000 kilometers from Alaska to Antarctica aboard bamboo bicycles. Their mission: to raise awareness about the global water crisis which affects one seventh of the world's population.

Amazon Drought May Have Bigger Impact On Global Warming Than U.S. Does In A Year

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters/Stuart Grudgings) - A widespread drought in the Amazon rain forest last year was worse than the "once-in-a-century" dry spel...