You want some context to the drought's impact? Here's a quick snapshot of some of the coverage around the country.
Moderate to exceptional drought now covers 63 percent of the U.S., drying up this Indiana reservoir.
The case to identify those responsible for the 2009 online break-in of Climate Research Center emails has been closed.
Indonesia is the third largest carbon emitter, and it is also bringing orangutans to the brink of extinction.
Assessment of sea level rise exposure in major port cities around the world finds $3 trillion currently at risk.
Giant metal supertrees add to the urban garden that Singapore is creating in its Gardens by the Bay project.
A report by a panel from the Japanese parliament declared that the Fukushima nuclear disaster was avoidable.
To reduce the risk of adding to Colorado's wildfire woes, a fireworks ban that outlaws private operation of fireworks is in place.