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Moon Trees and You: From Apollo to Artemis with GLOBE Observer Trees

Date: 05/08/2023 - 05/08/2023
Time: 11:00 am EDT - 12:00 pm EDT

As part of Digital Learning Week, come check out this collaborative talk with the Artemis Moon Trees Activity and The GLOBE Program’s GLOBE Observer app. Learn about the relationship between the Apollo 14 Moon Trees (1971), the NASA Artemis Mission, and the GLOBE Program’s Tree tool. Learn about several NASA missions like Artemis, ICESat-2 and GEDI and check out some really cool tree activities. Be one of the first to hear about an upcoming data observations challenge related to moon trees and tree height. Presenters are Brian Campbell, Senior Earth Science Specialist at NASA Wallops Flight Facility and science lead for the GLOBE Observer Trees tool and Kelly McCarthy, co-lead for the NASA Next Gen STEM Earth Mission Focus with NASA's Office of STEM Engagement. Join the event on the virtual NASA Science Now platform.

Join NASA’s Digital Learning Week virtual event from May 8-12,2023. Live programming takes place from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. EST and is available on demand until May 26. Presented by Science Activation.
More about Digital Learning Week: 

NASA’s Science Activation Program invites learners of all ages, including students and educators, to join our Digital Learning Week Celebration. This virtual, interactive event takes place May 8-12 and is open 24 hours, with live programming happening daily from 11 a.m. EDT to 7 p.m. EST. 

Digital Learning Week is hosted during Teacher Appreciation Week as an extension of our support for invaluable work done by those inspiring the great minds of tomorrow. 

Created for educators, by educators, Digital Learning Week curates a collection of ready-to-use resources, interactives, live and on-demand programming, and professional learning opportunities to support daily planning and provide connections to NASA. 

Educators and the public can learn about minds-on activities for students, ready-to-use standards-aligned resources, and participate in 25 live, interactive events designed to give viewers direct access to NASA subject matter experts and showcase the wonders of NASA science. Take a grand tour of the universe, discover career pathways to NASA, ask questions of subject matter experts from current NASA space science missions, and more – right from your web browser. Recordings of the day’s talks will be available online following the event. We hope you have fun exploring. View the Digital Learning Week virtual event program, visit: 

Digital Learning Week virtual events are created with classrooms in mind and offer opportunities for students and lifelong learners that enjoy engaging and educational programming related to NASA science to directly connect with subject matter experts. The virtual event will be open and accessible online through May 26.

This event is brought to you by NASA’s Science Activation Program, which helps learners of all ages “do” science by connecting NASA science experts, content, and experiences with communities to activate minds and deepen understanding of our world and beyond. Science Activation teams reach 55 states and territories. Visit this website to learn more about Science Activation and find a team serving your community. 

View original NASA feature story about Digital Learning Week.