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07 November GLOBE Mission EARTH Teacher Webinar: “Why Does the Sky Color Change?”

Cover of Elementary GLOBE Book, "What's Up in the Atmosphere"

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 webinar will occur on Friday, 10 November, 1:00 p.m. ET.

The teacher webinar will discuss answers to the “Why does the sky color change?” Participants will hear more about the aerosol campaign and what students will be learning about on Friday. The webinar features inspirational scientist Jessica Taylor from NASA’s Langley Research Center (LaRC) and two GLOBE teachers (Maureen Wickenheiser and Kelly Reeves) and their students. 

Use this simple form to collect sky color data throughout the week with your students. Then join the GLOBE Mission Earth webinar where students answer the question: “What color is the sky today?”

To find the Elementary GLOBE aerosols book, “What’s Up in the Atmosphere? Exploring Colors in the Sky,” click here.

To join both webinars, click here.

GLOBE Mission EARTH is a collaborative of multiple institutions across the United States formed to increase involvement in The GLOBE Program. The mission is to improve education and involvement in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) by increasing participation of students and citizens in The GLOBE Program. For more information on the GLOBE Mission EARTH campaign, click here. For the latest GLOBE Mission EARTH news and information – especially on how you can participate – click here.

Event Topics: Campaigns and Projects (IOPs, etc) type: globe-events

Events origin: GLOBE Implementation Office