What Caused Our Prolonged Drought?
We have been taught since youth how the water cycle is supposed to work. The cycle starts with evaporation. The sun's heat converts liquid water from rivers, lakes and oceans into water vapor. Next the water vapor rises into the atmosphere, it cools and condenses into droplets of liquid water. Wind currents carry this water as clouds. Precipitation is the final stage of the cycle. Here we seen the water come down to Earth as rain or snow. Following the precipitation stage, mo