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California could go through all of February without a significant storm for the first time since 1864. A photo from space reveals why.
A NOAA satellite image shows a high-pressure ridge blocking rain from reaching the California coast. Much of the state already has drought conditions.
Staff at the zoo have reportedly resorted to using their own money to try and feed the lions and provide medical care.
In the past decade, California has seen a devastating drought, deadly earthquakes and fires, and skyrocketing homelessness.
Research shows 17 countries face "extremely high" water stress, mostly in the Middle East and North Africa. These photos show the reality for each.
New Mexico faces extreme water scarcity on par with the United Arab Emirates. Experts warn more ‘day zeros’ are looming.
The global water crisis will bring more "day zeros," when a city's taps run dry, a new report says. Worldwide, 17 countries face extreme water stress.
The climate crisis is inherently unfair. These 9 countries will get hit especially hard as the globe heats up.
Climate change brings heat waves, food insecurity, and rising seas. These 9 countries will feel those effects severely.
A potentially deadly fungus that can travel up to 75 miles in the air is spreading, and California’s droughts are making it worse
Droughts and dust storms linked to climate change are spreading valley fever fungus as far as Washington state, where it's likely to be misdiagnosed.
Four main reservoirs in the city of Chennai have run completely dry, according to the BBC, forcing residents to line up for government supplied water.
A pirate-fighting sailor wants to lasso and tow a 125-million-ton iceberg from Antarctica to solve South Africa’s water crisis
South Africa's capital is emerging from a water crisis. One man wants to tow an Antarctic iceberg north and convert it into drinking water.
Multiple cities and towns in the US have seen their land dip lower, which could damage their infrastructure and make them more vulnerable to flooding.