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06/05/2019
Mosquitoes and The GLOBE Program: An Experience in Brazil´s Capital
Two projects were instantly born: testing if larvae can be killed with electrical impulses; and the creation of a virtual reality game in which children earn points in the GLOBE site when they mitigate larvae proliferation.  >>
02/15/2017
Educating Students in Suriname: GLOBE Atmosphere Protocol
GHFS presented on and educated the children in the GLOBE Atmosphere Protocol. Their aim was to provide the villagers of Brownsweg a better understanding of the Earth's climate. The students participated by taking weather station measurements, making rain gauges and thermometers from plastic bottles, art-inspired projects on clouds, and doing data entry on the GLOBE website.  >>
01/11/2017
Conducting Atmospheric Experiments and Raising Awareness in Chile
The meterological campaign conducted by Professor Nicolás Huneeus Ph.D involved a cycle of measurements at three sites in Santiago, Chile to record the standard environmental parameters of temperature, atmospheric pressure, relative humidity, wind, and wind direction.  >>
12/06/2016
International Training Workshop Helps to Expand GLOBE in Costa Rica
GLOBE Master Teachers and Country Coordinators provide additional training to 27 teachers.  >>
10/26/2016
GLOBE Training in Trinidad and Tobago
Mr. Olawale Oluwafemi visited Trinidad and Tobago in order to create awareness of the GLOBE Program.  >>
10/18/2016
Brazil Conducts Its First Train the Trainer Workshop
Brazil, newest GLOBE member nation in the Latin America and Caribbean Region, enthusiastically begins GLOBE implementation  >>
09/27/2016
Science, Math and GLOBE in Bermuda
Students from the Paget Primary School (Primary 5) in Bermuda have been engaged in a year of study involving science and math activities, including GLOBE activities.  >>
08/16/2016
GLOBE Peru Creates a Community of Trainers
For two days in May 2016, 24 teachers and professionals met for a workshop in Lima, Peru.  >>
01/27/2016
Building Ecological Knowledge with Bio-indicators in Arequipa, Peru
During the southern hemisphere winter (June through mid-September) of 2014, two sets of students from the Mariscal Orbegoso School in Cotahuasi, Arequipa, Peru conducted research using GLOBE protocols.  >>
11/11/2015
Participating in the Surface Temperature Field Campaign: Green Walls and “Surf” at the Notre Dame School in the Dominican Republic
At that time, Mrs. María de Ruiz-Alma from the Dominican Republic asked Dr. Czajkowski if urban schools could compare the temperature of their paved playgrounds given that they do not have grassy areas. The idea started a worldwide campaign and the results where unsettling ...  >>