A global map of fresh water shows: dry areas are getting dryer - wet areas, wetter. NASA.
Saturday, 12 October 2013
Blizzard Ravages South Dakota's Livestock Industry
Los Angeles Times
Tens of thousands of cattle are killed, found huddled and frozen after the surprise storm. The 6,000 ranching operations that were hit have no safety net, thanks to the federal government shutdown. Details here.