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

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 …

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

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 – …

California

Photo: Nan Palmero, Rocket Ship California is bordered by Oregon to the north, Nevada to the east, Arizona to the southeast, and to the south by Baja California in Mexico. Parks are stupendous, including Death Valley, Joshua Tree, and Yosemite. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/dwYKbDY13r58twzg8 Cities Events Places of Interest Parks Planeta.com

California Links

California flag Links related to California presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesCalifornia Bill Moves To Ban Mini Hotel Toiletry BottlesI rode Amtrak’s Coast Starlight – Boing Boingadventures-in-parks-mapping – @greeninfoUsing Instagram and Open Data to Put the Public in Public Lands – @greeninfoIt’s time to acknowledge the genocide of California’s IndiansVolcanic spires and Joshua trees: Obama …

Lebanon

Photo: Chris, View Lebanon is bordered by Syria to the north and east and Israel to the south. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/m3vvs7p1uAAivHDd9 Elsewhere on the WebGardenias In Beirut by Amy E. Robertson –https://www.facebook.com/[email protected]://www.massaya.com Recommended ListeningTravels through the land of hope: Lebanon Photos WikipediaLebanon Planeta.com

Fossils

Buzzwords Fossils are the preserved remains or traces of animals, plants, and other organisms from the remote past Headlinesancient-life-hydrothermal EventsNational Fossil Day takes place in October in the USAhttp://nature.nps.gov/geology/nationalfossilday Hashtag: #NationalFossilDay MISSION: National Fossil Day is a celebration organized by the National Park Service to promote public awareness and stewardship of fossils, as well as …