In a warming world, Cape Town’s ‘Day Zero’ drought won’t be an anomaly

Stanford CA (SPX) Nov 10, 2020
Today, the lakes around Cape Town are brimming with water, but it was only a few years ago that South Africa’s second-most populous city made global headlines as a multi-year drought depleted its reservoirs, impacting millions of people. That kind of extreme event may become the norm, researchers now warn. Using new high-resolution simulations, researchers from Stanford University and the

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