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05/24/2022
June GLOBE Tech Update
As always, GLOBE continues to work to ensure that your “use” of the website, and associated apps, is as user-friendly as possible. In addition to regular maintenance and support, GLOBE has been working on a number of improvements for teachers and their students.  >>

05/24/2022
GLOBE Thanks Spring 2022 Tree Height and Land Cover IOP Participants
The GLOBE Program would like to thank everyone who participated in the Spring 2022 GLOBE Tree Height and Land Cover Intensive Observation Period (IOP), which ran from 22 April through 22 May 2022.  >>

05/24/2022
GLOBE Volunteers: Join GLOBE Observer Connection-Conversation-Celebration (GO C3) Event on 26 July
Volunteers of all ages are welcome to join together for a celebration of GLOBE citizen science on 26 July 2022 from 07-09 pm EDT (11-1 UTC). At “GO C3,” volunteers will connect with others who participate in The GLOBE Program using its app, GLOBE Observer; hear presentations from GLOBE volunteers; talk to scientists and learn what they are doing with GLOBE data; and meet GLOBE Observer support staff.  >>

05/24/2022
Join 09 June GLOBE Mission Mosquito Webinar: “Mosquito Traps”
The GLOBE Mission Mosquito (GMM) webinar, “Mosquito Traps,” will be held on Thursday, 09 June, at 02:00 p.m. EDT (06:00 p.m. UTC).  >>

05/23/2022
NASA Seeks STEM Teachers to Develop/Test Science Curriculum (Grades 05-12) Designed to Use Resources for Teaching Systems Science
NASA Heliophysics Education Activation Team (HEAT) is seeking highly motivated, creative STEM teachers to help develop and test science curriculum designed to use NASA resources for teaching systems science. (Systems Science is an interdisciplinary field that studies the complexity of systems in nature.) Receive $2,500 stipend, plus NASA resources for the classroom, for participating in 52 hours of virtual workshop time and pilot-testing co-developed lessons in the classroom!  >>

05/23/2022
U.S. GLOBE Students: NASA Spotlight Video Challenge: Cloud Detectives – Summer Registration Open; Videos Due 31 July
GLOBE Students: NASA wants your student content producers to produce a video for the NASA eClips™ website. Each tab on the challenge website provides the information and resources needed to produce a NASA Spotlite video. Teams will produce a video (90 seconds to two minutes) confronting one of two misconceptions related to clouds, by investigating and collecting evidence, including GLOBE Clouds and NASA data.  >>

05/23/2022
Have Questions About GLOBE? Check Out These FAQs – Assistance Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: GLOBE community members – as you explore GLOBE, keep in mind that there are many answers already available to you on the website.  >>

05/20/2022
Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign Collaborative Spring 2022 Intensive Observation Period Continues through 22 May
The Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign, GLOBE European Phenology Campaign, UNEP/GRID-Warsaw Centre (coordinator of GLOBE Poland), and the Urban Heat Island Effect - Surface Temperature Field Program, would like to invite you to participate in the Spring 2022 GLOBE Tree Height and Land Cover Intensive Observation Period (IOP) from 22 April through 22 May 2022.  >>

05/20/2022
GLOBE Teachers: Never Too Early to Consider Participating in the 2023 IVSS – Check Out These Resources!
GLOBE Teachers: It’s never too early to consider participating in next year’s 2023 International Virtual Science Symposium (IVSS). The IVSS is a way for primary through undergraduate students from all GLOBE countries to showcase their research and hard work.  >>

05/19/2022
Webinar Today (19 May) GLOBE Mission Mosquito Webinar: “The Zika Bus”
The GLOBE Mission Mosquito (GMM) webinar, “The Zika Bus,” will be held on Thursday, 19 May, at 02:00 p.m. EDT (06:00 p.m. UTC).  >>