NASA Study Finds Amazon Dryer, More Vulnerable, Sooner than Previously Predicted
The study analyzed data collected on the ground and from satellite images, to determine the amount of moisture in the atmosphere and how much is required to maintain tropical forest growth cycles. Climate researchers express concern over early arrival of a tipping point.
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