02/18/2019Virtual Reality Experiment with 360° Photos at GLOBE Estonia Learning Expedition
GLOBE Estonia welcomed 130 participants to the Annual GLOBE Learning Expedition in Estonia,which took place at the Jõulumäe Sports and Recreation Centre. Over the course of four days, participants learned how to collect various data using GLOBE protocols; conducted fieldwork; and practiced how to present the results. The aim of the expedition was to learn about the possible environmental issues present in South-West Estonia in a more hands-on fashion. The main focus was set on increasing attractiveness of taking land cover measurements and introducing new technologies. >>
02/14/2019New “GLOBE Teams” Page Allows GLOBE Account Holders to Create/Join Location-Based Teams to Track Data-Collection Efforts
GLOBE Community: Beginning the week of 18 February, if you are a GLOBE account holder, you will be able to create and join teams of people, called “GLOBE Teams,” which will enable you to track your group’s data-collection efforts. >>
02/14/2019“Early-Bird” Registration for 2019 GLOBE Annual Meeting in Detroit, Michigan, USA Ends 15 May! Deadline to Register is 01 July!
“Early-bird” registration for the 2019 GLOBE Annual Meeting, ends on 15 May. The meeting, which will be held in Detroit, Michigan, USA, will take place from 14-18 July (at The Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront Hotel). The Student Experience (16-18 July) will be held at the Howell Nature Center. The deadline to register for the meeting is 01 July. Space is limited, so register soon! >>
02/13/201913 February: GLOBE Mission EARTH Webinar: “Visualizing the GLOBE UHIE-Surface Temperature Field Campaign Data”
Join the GLOBE Mission EARTH (GME) webinar “Visualizing the GLOBE UHIE-Surface Temperature Field Campaign Data: What Do You See?” on Wednesday, 13 February (8:00 p.m. EST). >>
02/11/2019GLOBE Teachers: Have You Used the Advanced Teacher’s Guide Search Tool? Searching Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: The GLOBE Teacher’s Guide Search Tool allows you to search the entire Teacher’s Guide using several different search parameters. >>
02/07/2019National Wildlife Federation Hosts Young Reporters for the Environment Competition in USA: Entries Due 22 February!
In the United States, youth between the ages of 11 and 19 are invited to participate in the national Young Reporters for the Environment competition. Participants investigate an environmental issue and report on it using journalistic techniques in either writing, photography, or video >>
02/06/2019Global Shout-outs for Most Active GLOBE Participants in Trees Around the GLOBE Campaign in January 2019
The GLOBE Program would like to give a big “shout-out” to the top most active GLOBE participants taking tree height, greenings, and land cover measurements for the Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign during the month of January! >>
02/06/2019Join the 06 February GLOBE Mission Mosquito Education Webinar “How to Complete Science Projects and Examine Research Outcomes”
Educators – Join the GLOBE Mission Mosquito (GMM) Field Measurement Campaign webinar “How to Complete Science Projects and Examine Research Outcomes,” on Wednesday, 06 February at 2:00 p.m. EST (7:00 p.m. UTC). >>
02/05/2019Registration Now Open for 2019 U.S. Student Research Symposia
U.S. GLOBE Community: Registration for all U.S. Student Research Symposia (SRS) regions is now live! >>