drought

Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
Interstellar posed a lot of interesting questions, and it turns out some scientists take these questions as seriously as potheads do. What are some of the real threats to life on Earth? Where do we go when life here becomes unsustainable? What... Read More
Video by Anna Sumi and Maggie Kierstead
Video by Anna Sumi and Maggie Kierstead
Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
Backpacker, adventurer, researcher, Israeli, economist, irrigation expert; Professor Ram Fishman is more than meets the eye.
Climate change projections suggest an increased variability of temperature and precipitation and extreme weather that can hit agriculture hard.
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
Climate change projections suggest an increased variability of temperature and precipitation and extreme weather that can hit agriculture hard.
George Washington University
How can you farm in a drought?
With heavy droughts plaguing the country, we need a solution to increase water availability for the worst-hit regions. Here's my idea: Negotiate with the government of Mexico. Reach an accommodation regarding the digging of an underground access... Read More
UNSW Australia
Because there is less water available during a drought, water often picks up more minerals from the soil or ground and becomes saltier. These researchers in Australia say that their technology can efficiently filter water and remove salts so plants... Read More

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