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04/02/2019Eighteen Countries Celebrate Anniversary with The GLOBE Program in April
Congratulations to the eighteen GLOBE countries celebrating anniversaries of successful GLOBE implementation during the month of April. >>
04/01/2019GLOBE Community: Submitting a Report for the 2019 IVSS? Make Sure You Check the Correct Box!
Tip of the Week: Are you submitting a report for the 2019 International Virtual Science Symposium (IVSS)? Then you will want to make sure that you check the correct box in the “Type of Student Report” section of the Upload Tool! >>
04/01/2019April Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign Intensive Observation Period Has Begun!
The Trees Around the GLOBE Campaign’s April Intensive Observation Period (IOP) is on! IOPs are focused periods of time where participants are encouraged to collect large amounts of data and enter it in the GLOBE database. Data that are collected during the IOP will provide GLOBE students, scientists, researchers, and educators large amounts of concentrated data over a short period of time. The April IOP will be focused on Land Cover. >>
03/28/2019Join the GLOBE Mission Mosquito Citizen Science Day Mosquito Blitz: 07-13 April!
Saturday, 13 April 13, is Citizen Science Day! Join the GLOBE Mission Mosquito Citizen Science Day Mosquito Blitz, which will start 07 April and run through Citizen Science Day. >>
03/27/2019Today (27 March): GLOBE Mission Mosquito Citizen Science Webinar #3: “Citizen Science in Your Community”
Citizen Scientists – Join the GLOBE Mission Mosquito (GMM) Field Measurement Campaign webinar #3, ”Citizen Science in Your Community,” on Wednesday, 27 March, at 2:00 p.m. EST (7:00 p.m. UTC). >>
03/26/2019GLOBE Zika Education and Prevention Project Update
From 25 February through 01 March, the GLOBE Zika Education and Prevention Project team facilitated community development webinars for each of the three regions involved with the project (Asia and Pacific, Africa, and Latin America and Caribbean) in order to support them as the project transitions from the Country Mosquito Trainings (CMTs) to Local Mosquito Workshops (LMWs). >>
03/26/2019Help NASA Measure Trees with Your Smartphone
Healthy forests play a crucial role in Earth’s ecosystem as growing trees take up carbon from the atmosphere. NASA satellites and airborne missions study forests to see how carbon moves through ecosystems – and now citizen scientists can help investigate this key question as well by using their smartphone to measure tree height. >>
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