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01/08/2016
New NASA Video – GPM 2015: One Year of Storms
This new video offers a look back (via data animation) at the storms captured by the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission in 2015. The GPM mission is an international network of satellites that provide the next-generation global observations of rain and snow. Through participating in GPM events and contests, GLOBE students are currently learning how a NASA mission – and how satellite information – can improve our knowledge of Earth.  >>

01/08/2016
GLOBE/SMAP Block Pattern Data Information and Revised Data Report
In response to inquiries regarding data not showing up on the GLOBE Visualization Map under the SMAP Block Pattern layer, The GLOBE Program would like to get the word out that participating schools/teams must be inputting the data via the SMAP Block Pattern Soil Moisture Protocol. If another protocol is used, the data will not show up in the SMAP layer on the map. In addition, a revised data report has been issued.  >>

01/08/2016
GLOBE Recognizes Top Teams for GLOBE/SMAP Data Collection for December 2015
December 2015 was a busy month for soil moisture data collection. Many new schools joined the SMAP Soil Moisture Measurement Field Campaign, almost doubling the data collection for November 2015. The GLOBE Program would like to congratulate all particpants for their excellent work and dedication to this campaign.  >>

01/07/2016
GLOBE Program/SMAP Soil Moisture Measurement Field Campaign Webinar: 02 February
A GLOBE Program/SMAP Soil Moisture Field Campaign Webinar, entitled “1 Year of the SMAP Mission and Global Shout-Outs to all the GLOBE schools/teams collecting SMAP soil moisture data." will be held Tuesday, 02 February 2016 at 4 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time (9 p.m. UTC). The webinar link is: https://gsfc610.adobeconnect.com/globesmap/  >>

01/07/2016
Long-Term Climate Effects on Human Settlements and Habitation Webinar: 11 January
The next webinar in the Wayne RESA ICCARS Professional Learning Network for the 2015-2016 School Year series, hosted by David Bydlowski and Andy Henry, will be held on 11 January 2016. It is entitled “Long-Term Climate Effects on Human Settlements and Habitation” and is presented by Dr. Andrea C. Simonelli.  >>

01/07/2016
SMAP and Agriculture: An Important Link – Read Latest GLOBE/SMAP Blog
How does knowing our planet’s soil moisture help us in understanding agriculture’s reaction to it? Read Brian Campbell’s latest blog and find out!  >>

12/31/2015
December2015LetterToTheCommunity
December2015LetterToTheCommunity  >>

12/31/2015
December 2015 News Brief Top
December 2015 News Brief Top  >>

12/31/2015
Deadline for Applications for 2016 GLOBE Distinguished Educator Fellowship Extended to 05 January 2016
Applications for the 2016 GLOBE Distinguished Educator Fellowship are now due on 05 January 2016.  >>

12/31/2015
Register as a GLOBE Alumnus!
If you have participated in GLOBE as a student, we encourage you to register to become a member of the GLOBE Alumni Organization.  >>