July 20, 2017
mexico hurricane
Mexico’s National Meteorological Service is increasing its forecast of the number of hurricanes and tropical storms expected to form in 2017 in the Atlantic and Pacific. The service says warmer ocean temperatures have prompted it to raise its forecast of storm formation from 27 to 33. It expects 18 to form in the Pacific, including...
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local produce
At dawn in Xochimilco, home to Mexico City’s famed floating gardens, farmers in muddied rain boots squat among rows of beets as a group of chefs arrive to sample sweet fennel and the pungent herb known as epazote. By dinnertime some of those greens will be on plates at an elegant bistro 12 miles (20...
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