NCAR & UCAR in the News: Jan 3-9

This week summary: ~50 appearances in the news media with ~$30,000  in equivalent advertising value

Notable news stories

Climate change can ‘supercharge’ wildfires in Australia through more extreme heat, drought (CGD, Kevin Trenberth)

abc News


Climate models agree things will get bad. Capturing just how bad is tricky (CGD, Andrew Gettelman)

Science News


Even with the Extensive Benefits No-Tillers Enjoy with Cover Crops, There’s the Possibility They Could Lead to Global Warming Concerns (CGD, Danica Lombardozzi)

No-Till Farmer


Sony rolls out its first ever electric car prototype at CES (NCAR)

Daily Mail


Wet: The new normal? (UCAR)

Independent Herald


Social media highlight

A post highlighting the recent publication of the FRAPPÉ field campaign results had over 9,000 views and was retweeted by the AGU account.

Announcement Timing: 
Monday, January 13, 2020 to Monday, January 20, 2020

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