Today (14 January) GLOBE Mission Mosquito Webinar: “Remote Sensing & Social Listening to Detect Mosquito Hot Spots”
On Thursday, 14 January, at 02:00 p.m. EST (07:00 p.m. UTC), you are invited to join the GLOBE Mission Mosquito (GMM) webinar: “Remote Sensing and Social Listening to Detect Mosquito Hot Spots.”  >>

NASA eClips “Ask SME” Presentation Highlights the Enduring Significance of Satellite Data and Imagery in Making Our Planet a “Better Place”
A recent NASA eClips presentation “Ask SME: Close-up with a NASA Subject Matter Expert: Dr. Lola E. Fatoyinbo Agueh” provides an intimate insight into the excitement and significance of collecting and analyzing satellite imagery and data.  >>

GLOBE Implementation Office Closed 18 January for Martin Luther King Day
The GLOBE Implementation Office, including the Community Support Team, will be closed Monday, 18 January, in order to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2021.  >>

Join 19 January Webinar: “Getting Started with Your Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Projects”
The Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign webinar: “Getting Started with Your Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Projects,” will be held on Tuesday, 19 January, at 02:00 p.m. EST (07:00 p.m. UTC).  >>

TEDxSeattle Talk “Democratizing Science: Of the people, For the people, By the People” Highlights the “Citizen Science” of GLOBE
In a 03 January TEDxSeattle Talk, “Democratizing Science: Of the people, For the people, By the people,” Dr. Jane Roskams, a neuroscientist, talks about how a people-powered revolution is “Making Science Great Again” and “giving birth to a new scientific democracy where the Open Science and Citizen Science movements converge.”  >>

Keeping Up with GLOBE Star Stories? Read About Our Latest Star!
Have you been keeping up with the latest GLOBE Star Stories? GLOBE Stars are stories of projects, people and extraordinary activities being conducted around the world in connection to GLOBE. These GLOBE Stars are the bright lights that spark our imagination and inspire us with news of GLOBE at work in the world.  >>

U.S. Undergraduate/Grad Students: Applications for SOARS Summer Internship (Boulder, Colorado) in Atmosphere or Related Science Due 15 February
U.S. undergraduate/graduate students (U.S. citizens or green card holders): Applications for SOARS (Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science) 2021 summer internship program are due 15 February.  >>

Join 12 January NESEC Air Quality Campaign Webinar Series (Session 4): “How to Tell Your Air Quality Story”
Are you participating in the four-part Air Quality Campaign Webinar Series, “Investigating GLOBE Air Quality from the Ground, to Clouds to Satellites,” hosted by the NASA Earth Science Education Collaborative (NESEC)? With NASA scientist, Dr. Margaret Pippin, from Langley Research Center (Hampton, Virginia, USA), the series provides information and tools for exploring air quality.  >>

Seven Countries Celebrate Anniversary with The GLOBE Program in January
Congratulations to the seven GLOBE countries celebrating anniversaries of successful GLOBE implementation during the month of January.  >>

January 2021 Tech Update
As always, GLOBE continues to work to ensure that your “use” of the website, and associated apps, is as user-friendly as possible. In late January 2021, Phase 1 of the Data Entry app merger into GLOBE Observer will take place. Phase 1 will include the atmosphere protocols, and will allow users to add temperature, rainfall, and other atmospheric measurements directly within the GLOBE Observer app. It will also allow the general public to more easily participate with GLOBE by making observations as a citizen scientist.  >>