As a data journalist who is also a
👨‍🌾 gardener and concerned about the , I started to look into droughts in Europe, found soil moisture anomaly maps by the European Drought Observatory and counted pixels to see how bad it is. (tl;dr: it's bad)

@gka That's a fantastic piece, and also terrifying.

This may be of interest to you as well, if you're not already familiar with it:

Growing up in Colorado, droughts have been a concern for me for most of my life.

Sign in to participate in the conversation is an open social platform for creative people, especially anyone in SciArt, SciComm, data, visualization, creative coding, and related arts and research. English is the common language of the instance.