Periodic Table

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Periodic Table = a table of the chemical elements arranged in order of atomic number The elements are placed according to their atomic number, the arrangement of each atom’s electrons and recurring chemical properties. International Yeariypt2019.org Recommended ListeningTales from the periodic tableElemental PodcastHappy 150th birthday to the Periodic Table – …

Greta Thunberg

Twitter Avatar 2022Greta Thunberg doesn’t want you to talk about her anymore 2021Sweden honoring Greta Thunberg with postage stamp April 2019Every time we make a decision we should ask ourselves; how will this decision affect that curve? We should no longer measure our wealth and success in the graph that shows economic growth, but in …

Extinction Rebellion

Logo Wikipedia: Extinction Rebellion is a socio-political movement which uses nonviolent resistance to avert climate breakdown, halt biodiversity loss, and minimise the risk of human extinction and ecological collapse. Hashtag: #ExtinctionRebellion Key [email protected] Embedded Tweets HeadlinesToo British for America? Extinction Rebellion is getting lost in translation. – GristExtinction Rebellion: Meet the climate protesters blocking traffic …

Digital Megatrends

Report cover Recommended Reading: Digital Megatrends Digital Megatrends 2019 [pdf · 3mb] By Dr Stefan Hajkowicz and Dave Dawson, from Data61’s Strategic Insights team Data 61: This report explores plausible futures using methods of strategic foresight pioneered at CSIRO’s Data61. We explore the coming decade of digital disruption through the lens of six interlinked megatrends …

Arrokoth

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Arrokoth = The small Kuiper Belt object original designation (486958) 2014 MU69 — is the most distant and most primitive object ever explored by a spacecraft. … Arrokoth means means ““sky” in the Powhatan/Algonquian language. – NASA Key Linkssolarsystem.nasa.gov JHU Applies Physicspluto.jhuapl.eduPress KitFacebookFacebook [email protected] News from NASAhttps://www.nasa.gov/feature/ultima-in-view-nasa-s-new-horizons-makes-first-detection-of-kuiper-belt-flyby-targethttps://www.nasa.gov/feature/new-horizons-next-target-just-got-a-lot-more-interesting Elsewhere on the …

1519 – 2019+

Poster In 2019 Planeta.com spotlights the 500th anniversary of the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire. We will follow the timeline of the expedition led by Hernán Cortés. Updates to include links to headlines and features, videos and presentations and virtual tours of the places visited during 1519. A special shoutout to Colibri winner Marlene …

How to save tourism from itself

Quotable New video from Doug Lansky about the pitfalls of unbalanced tourism: How to save tourism from itself. The talk was recorded at a TEDx event in Stockholm, Sweden. “Tourism is travel without a purpose.” Time stamps05:24 Unbalanced tourism11:00 Hunting and gathering has evolved to dining and shopping14:00 Flygskam17:30 Why not be part of the …

Green New Deal

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Green New Deal = a proposed economic stimulus program in the United States that aims to address both economic inequality and climate change Key LinksResolution 109Text (You can listen to this page) Recommended ListeningNaomi Klein on the Green New Deal (Late Night Live) – Is there a chance that America …