11 Aug '11, 4pm

Check out this powerful photo essay from @TIME about the drought:

Check out this powerful photo essay from @TIME about the drought:

about the drought in Texas, New Mexico, and Georgia is absolutely gasp-inducing. That's thanks to the beauty of the images, sure. But it's also the magnitude of the disaster (crops fail , waterways recede or disappear ) and the shocking evidence of wastefulness (homeowners irrigate their lawns despite the record-setting drought; a golf course stays green in the middle of destruction).

Full article: http://www.grist.org/list/2011-08-11-must-see-photo-essay...

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