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california drought 2
2014-12-17 09:34:41

That's about 1.5 times the maximum volume of the largest reservoir in America.

2014-12-16 12:21:06

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It will take about 11 trillion gallons of water (42 cubic kilometers) -- around 1.5 times the maximum volume of the largest U.S.

2014-07-24 12:22:13

WASHINGTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study by NASA and University of California, Irvine, scientists finds more than 75 percent of the water loss in the drought-stricken

NASA Scientists Use GPS To Find Sierra Water Weight
2014-05-11 03:18:48

For the first time, NASA scientists have used GPS to find the total weight of winter snowpack and soil moisture in California's Sierra Nevada.

2014-02-25 16:20:12

WASHINGTON, Feb.

NASA Satellites Show Middle East Water Loss
2013-02-12 19:10:45

Scientists are reporting in the journal Water Resources Research the Middle East river basin is losing large quantities of water.

Southern Patagonian Icefield Melting Fast
2012-09-06 07:04:10

Much has been said lately about Arctic ice melting at an alarming and record-breaking rate, but other ice fields are suffering the same effects of global warming as well.

2012-03-19 04:15:51

For the first time, the melting of glaciers in Greenland could now be measured with high accuracy from space.

Researchers Taking Stock Of Earth's Melting Ice
2012-02-09 10:36:22

In a new study led by researchers at the University of Colorado at Boulder, scientists using NASA data have found that Earth’s glaciers and ice caps outside of the regions of Greenland and Antarctica are losing nearly 150 billion tons of ice annually.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.