International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

Poster August 9 is the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People / Día Internacional de los Pueblos Indígenas / Journée Internationale des Peuples Autochtonesa. The United Nations’ International Day of the World’s Indigenous People is observed on August 9 each year to promote and protect the rights of the world’s Indigenous population. This event recognizes the achievements and contributions made …

Jaguars

Photo: Oaxaca Jaguar Tree Jaguar = a large heavily built cat that has a yellowish-brown coat with black spots, found mainly in the dense forests of Central and South America The jaguar (Panthera onca) is a mammal of the Felidae family and is the most powerful feline in the Americas. It is one of four …

Normal Mexican Guy

Logo One of our 2020 faves during the quaranstreaming. Love the drone video of Mexico City from Normal Mexican Guy, who on Instagram says “Trying to show the best face of Mexico through aerial photos. One may not know well the place they call home until they see the aerial perspective.” Key LinksYouTube – PlaylistsInstagram …

Coronavirus, aka COVID19

Buzzwords Coronavirus = any of a group of RNA viruses that cause a variety of diseases in humans and other animals This page features rolling coverage from Planeta.com of the impacts of the Coronavirus Disease, aka COVID-19, aka SARS-CoV-2, characterized by the World Health Organization as a global pandemic. Hashtags: #COVID19, #Coronavirus Key Linkswho.intopenwho.orgjamanetwork.comcdc.gov – …

Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park

Photo The Flinders Ranges are the largest mountain range in South Australia, which starts approximately 366 km (227 miles) north of Adelaide. The discontinuous ranges stretch for over 430 km (270 miles) from Port Pirie to Lake Callabonna. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/acKyiPrbsHyU1fgC7 Key Links https://www.parks.sa.gov.au/find-a-park/Browse_by_region/flinders-ranges-outback/ikara-flinders-ranges-national-park Photos Wikipedia Flinders_Ranges Obamus Planeta.com

First Friday

Buzzwords First Friday = First Friday of the month Wikipedia: “First Friday” is a name for various public events in some cities (particularly in the United States) that occur on the first Friday of every month. These citywide events may take on many purposes, including art gallery openings, social, and political networking. Planeta

Veracruz Links

Veracruz Flag Links related to the city and state of Veracruz, Mexico presented in somewhat random fashion: [email protected]@[email protected] Embedded Tweets [email protected] Soccerclubtiburonesrojos.mx FoodHuachinango_a_la_Veracruzana – Wikipedia Headlineshttps://www.animalpolitico.com/2020/04/adan-vez-lira-el-ambientalista-que-se-opuso-a-las-minas-y-promovio-el-turismo-ecologico-en-veracruz A farm in Mexico is growing a solution to climate change Photos Cofre de Perote WikipediaVeracruz Planeta.com

Downtown Las Vegas Links

Photo: Bacardi Art Motel Links related to Downtown Las Vegas presented in somewhat random fashion: Downtown.vegasdowntown.vegas – @DTLVAllianceCOVID 19 Resources Where to visitDowntown Las Vegas Events Center Container ParkFlickr Mormon Fort Writer’s Block, 519 South 6th Street, Suite 100 Mob MuseumSpeakeasy Quotes“I’ve been working to walk the walk and be down here. You can’t create …

Masks

Photo: Supermarket Shopping Mask = a covering for all or part of the face, worn as a disguise, or to amuse or terrify other people Videoshttps://youtu.be/2OK1KM8atew HeadlinesHow to stop your glasses from fogging up when you wear a mask – The VergeDo face masks help? Studies leaning towards yes – Arstechnica Embedded Tweets Planeta

Arches National Park

Photo: Neal Herbert/NPS, Broken Arch Spotlight on Arches National Park Key Linksnps.gov/arch/index.htmDark Sky [email protected]://twitter.com/ArchesNPS Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/9Jrhi8BmQup4QMea7 HeadlinesUtah’s Arches National Park certified as International Dark Sky Park; what does that mean? Fiery Furnacenps.gov/arch/planyourvisit/fiery-furnace-hike.htm News from the ParkWall Arch Collapse HeadlinesCrowds cause Arches National Park to shut gates just three hours after opening – SLT Photos Embedded …