Although California has perhaps had it the worst, drought also affects other states, mainly the southwestern ones. Mike Bostock and Kevin Quealy for the New York Times have been updating an animated map weekly. It shows the spread of drought severity, across the United States. But, be sure to scroll down to also see drought levels over time, shown as stacked area chart.
Mapping the spread of drought, nationally
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Someone mentioned that $400,000+ per year was commonplace in American households. That seemed like an odd comment.
Looking at educational attainment, income, work hours, and commute, this is who has the same work life as you do.
All the Foreign Bodies That Got Stuck
Many things get stuck in people’s bodies. This is the percentage breakdown for the most common objects that end up in the emergency room.