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04/11/2012 - 01/20/2012
GLOBE at Night 2012
The GLOBE at Night program is an international citizen-science campaign to raise public awareness of the impact of light pollution by inviting citizen-scientists to measure their night sky brightness and submit their observations to a website from a computer or smart phone.  >>

World Water Day 2012
International World Water Day is held annually on 22 March as a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. An international day to celebrate freshwater was recommended at the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED). The United Nations General Assembly responded by designating 22 March 1993 as the first World Water Day.  >>

SCRC Online Webinar: Latest News about the Student Climate Research Campaign
The GLOBE Program Office (GPO) invites you to participate in an online webinar to learn more about what is currently happening in the GLOBE Student Climate Research Campaign. No prior registration is required. Simply connect to one of the sessions listed above.  >>

02/15/2012 - 03/31/2012
GLOBE Video Competition - Earth Day 2012
Students create a video of their class engaging in exploring and investigating their local climate through data collection with GLOBE protocols and climate-focused learning activities. Students explain what they are doing and what climate projects they are working on in their home language on the video. An English written transcript of the video should be submitted to ensure proper credit and archival of all submissions. Upload your video to your favorite video sharing website (for example YouTube, TeacherTube, Vimeo, or others) and send us the link to your video.  >>

09/25/2011 - 09/28/2011
Conference on Earth Science and Climate Change Research
Conference on Earth Science and Climate Change Research is organized by the GLOBE Regional Office for Asia-Pacific and the Indian Environmental Society, this youth conference invites scientists, research scolars, students and teachers and representatives of NGOs throughout the world to promote and encourage participation in the GLOBE Student Climate Research Campaign and to share research ideas and methodologies related to Earth science and climate research.  >>

09/22/2011 - 09/30/2011
Xpedition of GLOBE Scientists, Alumni & Students
A student research Xpedition to Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, Africa Our Xpedition Team of Students, Educators and Scientists will travel to Tanzania, Africa to Climb the largest freestanding mountain in the world to gather environmental data within the distinct biomes of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Along the way we hope to use GLOBE protocols to better identify the six unique biomes on the mountain.  >>

GLOBE Student Climate Research Campaign
The GLOBE Student Climate Research Campaign (SCRC) begins on Monday, 12 September 2011. The GLOBE SCRC will engage students in measuring, investigating, and understanding the climate system in their local communities and around the world. Drawing on GLOBE protocols and data, as well as other datasets, students will take climate-related measurements and investigate research questions about climate. Teachers can select from a number of learning components to enhance understanding of climate issues.  >>

07/17/2011 - 07/22/2011
15th GLOBE Annual Partner Meeting
15th GLOBE Annual Partner Meeting, 17-22 July 2011 The 15th GLOBE Annual Meeting was held on the outskirts of Washington D.C., in Bethesda, Maryland, on 17 – 22 July 2011. The theme of this year's meeting was "Expanding International Perspectives About Climate." their local GLOBE activities. These presentations, posters and activities helped to inform the community of successful GLOBE implementation around the world.  >>

International Day for Biological Diversity
Join GLOBE for the International Day for Biological Diversity 17-28 May 2011. Biodiversity is a key element of the Earth System! Celebrate the importance of biodiversity with other GLOBE schools around the world in the latter half of May, centered around the United Nations holiday on the 22nd. Join schools, groups and governments in acknowledging the importance of biodiversity through actions and education!  >>

Earth Day 2011
Celebrated by millions of people around the world, Earth Day urges everyone to reflect on the beauty and complexity of our planet and to take responsibility for the health of the world in which we live. Earth Day 2011 is also the 16th Anniversary of the implementation of GLOBE.  >>