#Rainfall

  • Article: Hundreds Die as Kerala, India, Faces Worst Floods in a Century
    Environment

    Hundreds Die as Kerala, India, Faces Worst Floods in a Century

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 17, 2018

    "I opened the door and water gushed in.” Read more

  • Article: Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now
    Water & Sanitation

    Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2018

    City officials are urging residents to keep conserving water. Read more

  • Article: 12 Natural Disasters That Broke Our Hearts in 2017
    Environment

    12 Natural Disasters That Broke Our Hearts in 2017

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 8, 2017

    Climate change may have played a role in most of them. Read more

  • Article: 14 Instances of Every Day People Being Heroes in Houston After Hurricane Harvey Strikes
    Citizenship

    14 Instances of Every Day People Being Heroes in Houston After Hurricane Harvey Strikes

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 28, 2017

    In moments of crisis, people often show great courage. Read more

  • Article: El Niño lifts California reservoirs to capacity, but is it enough to end the drought?
    Water & Sanitation

    El Niño lifts California reservoirs to capacity, but is it enough to end the drought?

    By Joe McCarthy|March 14, 2016

    With the current model, the state needs above-average rainfall every year just to scrape by. Read more