This updated USGS image is a striking reminder of our vulnerability (click to enlarge). In wet areas of the world—like northeastern U.S.—we take ample water supplies for granted, but globally it is a precious resource.
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Note to self: When discussing climate, forget about far-off predictions. Focus on what’s already arrived: extreme downpours and drought. Record-breaking droughts are making dry places dryer, with wildfires following right behind. Meanwhile, record-breaking rains are making the wet places wetter, causing flooding. Among the first victims: Continue reading