02/20/2019Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign Announces GLOBE School Submitting the Most Measurements During January IOP!
During the January Intensive Observation Period (IOP) for the Trees Around the GLOBE Campaign, which was held from 01-31 January, 680 tree-height measurements were submitted by GLOBE students and participants. The GLOBE school submitting the most measurements was Ekonomsko-Birotehnicka I Trgovacka Skola (in Zadar, Croatia), where GLOBE teacher, Marina Sambolek Marina and her students submitted 325 tree-height measurements >>
02/20/2019Today (20 February) GLOBE Mission Mosquito Citizen Science Webinar: “Science is Reproducible"
Citizen Scientists – Join the GLOBE Mission Mosquito (GMM) Field Measurement Campaign webinar ”Science is Reproducible – Sharing Research with Everyone, Everywhere” on Wednesday, 20 February at 2:00 p.m. EST (7:00 p.m. UTC). >>
02/19/2019GLOBE Community: Here’s How You Upload Photos and Videos to GLOBE Webpages – Uploading Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: Want to upload photos or videos to the GLOBE Website? Watch this demonstration video and learn how to upload today! >>
02/19/2019Today (19 February): Trees Around the GLOBE Campaign Webinar on 19 February: “Resources for Trees Research and Guiding Investigative Questions”
On Tuesday, 19 February, the Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign webinar “Resources for Trees Research and Guiding Investigative Questions” will be held at 2:00 p.m. EST (7:00 p.m. UTC). >>
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 >>