Advanced Data Access Tool – Retrieving GLOBE Data Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: The Advanced Data Access Tool allows you to find and retrieve GLOBE data using several different search parameters.  >>

Application Deadline for North Carolina US Partner Bootcamp Workshop is February 22; Deadline for New Mexico Bootcamp Workshop is March 22
The US Partner Bootcamp Workshops have been scheduled for Charlotte, North Carolina, USA (17-22 April) and Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA (22-27 May). Register today!  >>

2016 GLOBE International Virtual Science Fair Entries Due in Less than One Month: 11 March
Entries for the 2016 GLOBE International Virtual Science Fair are due on 11 March – less than one month from now!  >>

GLOBE Virtual Science Fair Report Upload Tool – Upload Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: The Virtual Science Fair Report Upload Tool is now available! Research reports are due on 11 March 2016, but can be entered any time from now until the due date.  >>

Time to Register for the GLOBE/SMAP Soil Moisture Measurement Field Campaign Webinar: 01 March
Mark your calendars for the next GLOBE Program/SMAP webinar, which will be held on 01 March 2016 (11 a.m. ET/4 p.m. UTC), and is entitled: “Heading into the Spring Thaw and Global Shout-Outs to all the GLOBE Schools/Teams Collecting SMAP Soil Moisture Data."  >>

GOES-R Webinar Series for Grades 6-12 Educators
The first satellite in the GOES-R series is scheduled for launch in October 2016. To help educators prepare for exciting new advances and products during the GOES-R era, the GOES-R Education Proving Ground is hosting a series of webinars leading up to launch, starting on February 20th.  >>

GLOBE’s Mobile Data Entry App – Data Entry Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: The GLOBE Data Entry App is available to the GLOBE community – and it’s all about making data entry easy! If you have an existing GLOBE account, the Data Entry App allows you to enter protocol data directly from your iOS or Android device.  >>

Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Regional Science Fair 10-11 March: Register by 16 February!
The Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Regional Science Fair will be held on 10-11 March at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, USA. Teachers, students, US Partnerships, scientists, and alumni from the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic geographic area (DE, DC, CT, ME, MD, MA, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT, VA, WV) are invited to gather and discuss GLOBE student research projects at the first annual US regional conference.  >>

U.S. GLOBE Regional Science Fair Team Hosting Teacher P.D. Webinar: 11 February
The United States GLOBE Regional Science Fair Leadership Team is hosting a teacher professional development webinar, “Communicating Results aka Creating an Awesome Poster!” on Thursday, 11 February at 1:00 p.m. MST (3:00 p.m. EST).  >>

GLOBE/SMAP Reaches Goal of 1,000 Protocol Measurements by 31 January SMAP Launch Anniversary!
Thanks to the hard work and dedication of all participants, the current Soil Moisture Field Campaign (which began 1 October 2015 and will run through 30 April 2016) reached its goal of 1,000 protocol measurements by the first anniversary of the SMAP launch. On 27 January, looking at raw data and including non-measureable ground states, GLOBE broke 1,000 measurements. To date, GLOBE/SMAP has now received 1,073 protocol measurements.  >>