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05/04/2020Share How GLOBE Has Impacted You in the New “Community Spotlight” Feature!
GLOBE would like to place a “spotlight” on you and your “GLOBE Story.” The goal is to share the stories of how working with GLOBE has impacted you – in your learning endeavors, classroom activities, scientific research, environmental observations, STEM career, and your overall journey of life. >>
05/04/2020GISN Accepting Early Career STEM Professionals – Paying it Forward Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: The GLOBE International STEM Network (GISN) is accepting early career STEM professional. This GISN subgroup consists of members who are upper-level undergraduate or master's students pursuing a degree in a STEM field, as well as recent graduates who are working in STEM fields who have less than five years’ experience. >>
05/04/2020Tomorrow (05 May) Trees Around the GLOBE Campaign Webinar “New Jersey Pinelands: The Nation’s First National Preservation Area”
The Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign webinar “New Jersey Pinelands: The Nation’s First National Preservation Area,” will be held on Tuesday, 05 May, at 2:00 p.m. EDT (6:00 p.m. UTC). >>
05/01/2020Eight Countries Celebrate Their Anniversary with The GLOBE Program in May
Congratulations to the eight GLOBE countries celebrating anniversaries of successful GLOBE implementation during the month of May. >>
04/30/2020Check Out the Earth Day/GLOBE Anniversary Greetings – Via Padlet – from GLOBE Community Members Around the World
On Earth Day 2020, the GLOBE Implementation Office (GIO) invited GLOBE community members to post Earth Day greetings or congratulatory messages commemorating The GLOBE Program’s 25th Anniversary on a common online wall – a “padlet” or message board. >>
04/29/20202020 Annual Meeting Registration Remains Suspended
GIO is investigating options to potentially postpone the Annual Meeting. We are actively working with funding agencies and partners to determine our course of action. At this point, meeting registration will remain suspended. We will provide updates as they become available. >>
04/24/2020Today (24 April) is Arbor Day! Read This Blog “Celebrating Three Trillion Trees with Arbor Day and the Trees Around the GLOBE Campaign”
“Today, April 24, 2020, is Arbor Day. Arbor Day, much like Earth Day, is a holiday that celebrates nature. Its purpose is to encourage people to plant trees. Did you know that there are an estimated 3,000,000,000,000 trees on Earth? That is a mind-boggling number, isn't it?” Campbell said in the blog. >>
04/23/2020Today (23 April): NASA STEM Educator Professional Development Collaborative Presents “Explore Earth: CCRI – Urban Heat Islands” Webinar
An upcoming webinar, “”Explore Earth: CCRI – Urban Heat Islands” is geared toward educators in grades 9-12. The webinar will take place on Thursday, 23 April at 3:00 p.m. PT. Participants will learn about a unit plan recently approved by SMD Product review for students in grades 9-12 that uses innovative technology to understand the changing climate in urban areas and create solutions to the ongoing environmental problems in cities. The unit utilizes a variety of resources, such as NASA EOSDIS Worldview, Terra MODIS data, GLOBE, NASA Scientific Visualization Studio videos, NASA Climate Kids games, and more. >>
04/22/2020Happy Earth Day! Send a Greeting to GLOBE Community Members Around the World Via Padlet – It’s Easy!
Want to send a message of inspiration, encouragement, and support to your fellow GLOBE community members? The GLOBE Implementation Office (GIO) is asking community members to post greetings or a congratulatory 25th Anniversary message on a common online wall – a “padlet” or message board. >>
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