Pollen: The Surprising Link Behind Cloud Formation and Rainfall

Pollen: The Surprising Link Behind Cloud Formation and Rainfall

Pollen grains could be the surprising and the previously misunderstood mystery link behind cloud formation, leading to increased rainfall. A recent study published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters, concluded in a laboratory setting, that clouds are formed by six different types of trees and plants. While typically, rain aids flowers in blooming, the new […]

Almond Popularity a Drought Problem

Almond Popularity a Drought Problem

Almonds are one of the world’s popular snack foods in a variety of forms. Almond milk is taking up larger shelf space and available in most stores now as people look for alternatives to cow’s milk. In China, where they are viewed as a healthy snack, the growing middle class is driving increased consumption. The crop […]