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08/27/2019U.S. Middle School Teachers: Explore Weather Phenomena with GLOBE Weather – A 5-week Curriculum Unit Designed to Address NGSS
Explore weather phenomena with GLOBE Weather! Developed by the UCAR Center for Science Education (UCAR SciEd) to directly address Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), this free five-week curriculum unit is designed to help middle school students understand weather at local, regional, and global scales. >>
08/26/2019U.S. High School Students in SEES Intern Program Share Experiences Using GLOBE Observer Mosquito Habitat Mapper
U.S. high school students participating in the NASA Texas Space Grant Consortium (TSGC) Summer Enhancement in Earth Science (SEES) internship program are sharing their research experiences using the GLOBE Observer Mosquito Habitat Mapper via GLOBE’s “Guest Scientist Blog.” These virtual internships are part of a collaboration between GLOBE Mission Mosquito and SEES. >>
08/26/2019GLOBE Community: Need a Project Collaborator? Find One Today – Collaboration Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: Need a Project Collaborator? Then visit the GLOBE website and use this handy tool to find GLOBE community members who are interested in collaborating on GLOBE projects, protocols, and/or other activities! >>
08/22/2019How Do You Download Dust Observations Reported through GLOBE? Read This Blog and Find Out!
Citizen scientists from around the world have been reporting dust events using the NASA GLOBE Observer App. In a recent Community Blog, “How to Download Dust Observations Reported through GLOBE,” NASA GLOBE Clouds Project Scientist Marilé Colón Robles offers step-by-step instructions on how to download dust observations via two different options. >>
08/21/2019Join Millions Around the World on 21 September for World Cleanup Day!
The next World Cleanup Day will take place on 21 September 2019. On that day volunteers and partners worldwide again will come together to rid our planet of trash – cleaning up litter and mismanaged waste from our beaches, rivers, forests, and streets. >>
08/21/2019Today (21 August): Mission Mosquito Citizen Science Webinar #8: “Use Zika Zine in Your Outreach”
Citizen Scientists – Join the GLOBE Mission Mosquito (GMM) Field Measurement Campaign webinar #8 “Use Zika Zine in Your Outreach” on Wednesday, 21 August, at 2:00 p.m. EDT. >>
08/21/2019Elementary School Teachers: Have You Checked Out the "Cloud” Teaching Box?
A new University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) Center for Science Education (SciEd) “Cloud” Teaching Box (for elementary school students) is now available! >>
08/20/2019Today (20 August) is World Mosquito Day – Watch Story Map, Created by U.S. Embassy in France, Highlighting Collaborative Efforts
Today, 20 August, is World Mosquito Day, an opportunity to recognize the serious threat that mosquito-borne diseases such as Zika, dengue fever, and yellow fever pose to global health. >>
08/19/2019Keeping Up With GLOBE Star Stories? Read About Our Latest Stars!
Have you been keeping up with the latest GLOBE Star Stories? GLOBE Stars are stories of projects, people and extraordinary activities being conducted around the world in connection to GLOBE. These GLOBE Stars are the bright lights that spark our imagination and inspire us with news of GLOBE at work in the world. >>
08/19/2019GLOBE Community: The Teacher’s Guide is Searchable – Learning GLOBE Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: Did you know that the Teacher’s Guide is searchable by protocol, learning activity, grade band, and standards? It is – and you can begin your search today. >>
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