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05/15/2014
SMAP Block Pattern Data Entry Form Available 16 May
As part of GLOBE's partnership with NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) Mission, SMAP science team members worked with GLOBE to develop an additional sampling pattern for taking frequent surface soil moisture data and have included in the protocol the periodic measurement of sample volume. The data entry page for these data will be available on Friday, 16 May.  >>

05/13/2014
Nominations for GLOBE Working Groups: Updated Information
Nominations are starting to come in for the new GLOBE Working Groups in Science, Education, Evaluation, Technology, and Communication. Due date is 24 May 2014.  >>

05/03/2014
GLOBE Alumni in Montevideo will represent Uruguay at the 2014 ISE Intel International Science and Engineering Fair
Melissa Cristobal and Claudio Lacuesta, GLOBE Alumni of Montevideo will represent Uruguay at the Intel ISE International Science and Engineering Fair in in Los Angeles, California, May 2014.  >>

05/01/2014
GLOBE/NASA Satellite Partnership Activities in May/June 2014
During a major rehearsal of the SMAP calibration and validation system during May and June 2014, the SMAP science team encourages GLOBE schools to collect soil moisture measurements that can be compared to the simulated SMAP observations.  >>

05/01/2014
Annual GLOBE Europe and Eurasia meeting in Cypros
Finland country coordinator Taina Ruuskanen and Viikki Normaalikoulu teacher Sirkka Staff presented GLOBE Finland 2013-14 activities in the annual GLOBE Europe and Eurasia meeting in Cyprus. The presentation showed the snow measurement campaign  >>

04/30/2014
Call for Nominations: Join one of the Five New GLOBE Working Groups
Five Working Groups are being formed to enhance the role of GLOBE U.S. and Country Partners/Coordinators and GLOBE Scientists and Educators in shaping the future of the GLOBE Program and supporting the development and implementation of GLOBE worldwide. Nominations for representatives are now being accepted.  >>

04/28/2014
View the GLOBE Earth Day Video
On Earth Day 1994, plans were announced for a new program called GLOBE and in the two decades since then, GLOBE has grown into a vibrant community throughout the entire world. You can understand why Earth Day is always such a significant day for us. For all of you around the world, we created this special tribute to our wonderful GLOBE community.  >>

04/11/2014
Make a #GlobalSelfie with NASA on Earth Day
NASA invites you -- and everyone else on the planet -- to take part in a worldwide celebration of Earth Day this year with the agency's #GlobalSelfie event.  >>

04/01/2014
2014 GLE and Annual Partner Meeting in India - Registration Open
Registration for the 2014 GLOBE Learning Expedition (GLE), and 18th Annual GLOBE Partner Meeting is open! Join us in the GLOBE community's most exciting event of 2014, in New Delhi, from 3 – 8 August.  >>

03/27/2014
New and Revised Website Features Coming!
A new and improved Honor Roll system will be available on the GLOBE website. The original recognition system was termed the GLOBE Chief Scientist's Honor Roll. The GLOBE Science Honor Roll is a way for GLOBE to recognize the data contributions of GLOBE students and schools. Additionally, in response to the great feedback we have received from the GLOBE community, a number of enhancements have been added to the Workshop, and News and Events applications.  >>