11/10/2017GLOBE DIS Team Receives NASA Group Achievement Award
Congratulations to the GLOBE Data Information System (DIS) team! Their dedication to enhancing and improving The GLOBE Program has been acknowledged by NASA with a Group Achievement Award “for exceptional achievement in effective utilization of Internet and commercial technologies and for expanding use of mobile citizen-science applications.” >>
11/10/2017GLOBE U.S. Partners: NOAA Announces 2018 Environmental Literacy Grants Funding Opportunity – Teleconference 21 November
The NOAA Office of Education has issued a competitive funding opportunity for projects designed to support the education of the public and/or K-12 students so they are knowledgeable of the ways in which their community can become more resilient to extreme weather events and/or other environmental hazards, and become involved in achieving that resilience. >>
11/09/2017GLOBE Members Update Your Profile Images
The GLOBE Website's redesign was completed on 06 November 2017. Besides new features and an updated look and feel, GLOBE Program members will see updates to their My Pages, and as such The GLOBE Program is asking each member to update their profile image. >>
11/09/2017U.S. High School Students and Educators: Microgravity University for Educators Invites You to Design, Build, and Test Devices in NASA’s Unique Facilities – First Information Session 09 November!
Microgravity University for Educators (MgUE) invites teams of U.S. educators and high school students to solve technical problems by designing, building, and testing devices in NASA's unique facilities at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. The deadline for 2018 proposals is 13 December 2017. >>
11/09/2017NASA GLOBE Observer Hosts Facebook Live Event 09 November – Buzzing About Mosquitoes
NASA GLOBE Observer is hosting a Facebook Live event on Thursday, 09 November, at 3:00 p.m. ET. The event will focus on mosquito science and citizen science, and is a part of the celebration of the culmination of a global experiment using the Mosquito Habitat Mapper App in connection with International Science Center and Science Museum Day (which is 10 November). >>
11/07/2017You are Cordially Invited to a NASA ESTEEM Virtual Engagement 08 November: “International Observe the Moon Night Through a Native American Perspective”
You are cordially invited to a NASA Earth Systems, Technology and Energy Education for Minority University Research and Education Program (ESTEEM) Virtual Engagement on Wednesday, 08 November, at 2:00 p.m. EST: “International Observe the Moon Night Through a Native American Perspective.” >>
11/06/2017GLOBE Community: Is eTraining Right for You? Protocol Training Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: GLOBE eTraining provides the opportunity for new and existing GLOBE users to complete science protocol training at anytime, anywhere. GLOBE eTraining consists of multiple downloadable training modules, interactive digital field and lab experiences, online assessments for each module, and access to support through online discussion forums. >>
11/03/2017Join the GLOBE Mission EARTH Teacher Webinar 07 November: “Why Does the Sky Color Change?”
A GLOBE Mission EARTH teacher webinar will be held on Tuesday, 07 November, 8:00 p.m. ET, entitled “Why Does the Sky Color Change?” A student follow-up session will occur on Friday, 10 November, 1:00 p.m. ET. >>
11/02/2017GLOBE Website Gets Fresh New Look! Website Down from 02-05 November – Data Entry Apps and Data Access and Viz Tools Will Remain Available
The GLOBE Program's homepage and organization pages are getting a makeover! The fresh new design and updated features will be unveiled on 06 November. The website will be closed for a few days while the tech team updates the site. Downtime will be as follows: Thursday, 02 November, starting at 4:00 p.m. PST (11 p.m. UTC) through Sunday, 05 November (specific time TBD). >>
11/02/2017Phase III ENSO Campaign SODA Webinar #1 Next Monday (06 November): “Getting Science Done with Shumate Middle School (Featuring Middle School Teacher Jeff Bouwman)"
The first Phase III GLOBE ENSO (El Niño Southern Oscillation) Student Research Campaign SODA (Short Observation and Data Analysis) webinar will be held on 06 November at 8 p.m. ET (07 November at 1:00 a.m. UTC): “Getting Science Done with Shumate Middle School, featuring Middle School Teacher Jeff Bowman.” >>