Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers from the University of Minnesota and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (WHOI) have called it the worst drought in 1,200 years, and now NASA researchers have put a staggering...
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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.
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
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.
Scientists are reporting in the journal Water Resources Research the Middle East river basin is losing large quantities of water.
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.
For the first time, the melting of glaciers in Greenland could now be measured with high accuracy from space.
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.
The record-breaking drought in Texas that has fueled wildfires, decimated crops and forced cattle sales has also reduced groundwater levels in much of the state to the lowest levels in more than 60 years.
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