Red-vented Bulbul's Nesting Cycle Introduction: "Birds are a miracle because they show us that there is a finer, simpler state of being that we can strive for" And the red-vented bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer ) demonstrated this reality by nesting inside our house. She used to observe each of us, attaining an understanding of our lifestyles, and then trust us as she was concerned about predators such as cats in the neighbourhood posing a threat to her nest. In the beginning, she was just roaming around the house looking for a safer place, and then she found ...
Posted in: Curriculum: EDUCATION RESEARCH SCIENCE AND MATH GLOBE Science Topics: BACKYARD SCIENCE GENERAL SCIENCE EARTH AS A SYSTEM SCIENTIST SKILLS GLOBE Working Groups: SCIENCE WORKING GROUP EDUCATION WORKING GROUP Investigation Areas: EARTH AS A SYSTEM BIOSPHERE Learning Activities: EARTH AS A SYSTEM Primary Audience: ALUMNI COUNTRY COORDINATORS PARTNERS SCIENTISTS STUDENTS TEACHERS TRAINERS
Posted in: Curriculum: ASSESSMENT AND EVALUATION Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION Field Campaigns: SEASONS AND BIOMES WATERSHEDS CARBON CYCLE SURFACE TEMPERATURE GLOBE Science Topics: CLIMATE GLOBE Working Groups: EDUCATION WORKING GROUP Investigation Areas: ATMOSPHERE HYDROSPHERE EARTH AS A SYSTEM PEDOSPHERE (SOIL) BIOSPHERE Learning Activities: ATMOSPHERE AND CLIMATE EARTH AS A SYSTEM HYDROLOGY LAND COVER/BIOLOGY SOIL News Topics: MEETINGS Primary Audience: TEACHERS TRAINERS Student Research Reports: STANDARD RESEARCH REPORT Teacher's Guide: DOCUMENT TYPES
The NASA GLOBE Clouds team at NASA Langley Research Center is working with NASA scientist Dr. Bill Smith to use GLOBE Cloud observations made by people just like you to solve the Terminator Problem! Wait, what? Well, the Solar Terminator or twilight zone is that line that separates the daylit side of a planet from the dark night side. The image on the left is an example. It was taken from the International Space Station as it crossed the terminator on April 17, 2019 as it orbits 254 miles above the Gulf of Guinea on Africa’s mid-western coast. ...
Posted in: Curriculum: EDUCATION RESEARCH SCIENCE AND MATH TECHNOLOGY STEM GLOBE Science Topics: BACKYARD SCIENCE CLIMATE CLIMATE CHANGE DATA INCLUDED GENERAL SCIENCE GLOBE PROTOCOLS EARTH AS A SYSTEM EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCE SCIENTIST SKILLS Investigation Areas: ATMOSPHERE EARTH AS A SYSTEM Learning Activities: ATMOSPHERE AND CLIMATE EARTH AS A SYSTEM News Topics: COMMUNITY LETTERS NEWS BRIEFS Student Research Reports: STANDARD RESEARCH REPORT INTERNATIONAL VIRTUAL SCIENCE SYMPOSIUM REPORT U.S. STUDENT RESEARCH SYMPOSIA (SRS)