Lee School Prize for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Logo Las Vegas, April 2020 – The Lee Business School at UNLV has created a $1,000,000 Lee School Prize for Innovation and Entrepreneurship – leeprize.com – with the goal of discovering and funding innovative technologies and solutions that make the food and beverage, hospitality, casino, sports and entertainment and travel industries a safe place for …

USA 2020 Election

Photo: Ballot drop off Rolling coverage of the 2020 federal election in the USA featuring external links and features. This is not meant to be comprehensive, but the best we can do as interested participants. This page focuses on headlines as a timeline. We also review the election by candidates and topics. After ElectionTrump pollster’s …

Celebrating Matariki (2020)

Poster: Matariki New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Matariki is the Māori name for the stars also known as the Pleiades star cluster in the constellation Taurus. Celebrations begin on the day of the first new moon following the rising of the star cluster. On July 13 the Matariki star cluster rose and sparked a month of …

Safe Travels

Logo Safe Travels Key Links ‘Safe Travels’: Global Protocols & Stamp for the New Normal – WTTChttps:/wttc.org/COVID-19/Safe-Travels-Global-Protocols-Stamp Embedded Tweets Planeta

The Good Place

Elsewhere on the Web Recommended TV show and podcast: The Good Place, a narrative bullet train and 2016-2020 appointment viewing. Season Four BuzzwordsAfterlife – Alexa – Best Version – Chainsaw Bears – Cincinnati – Classic – Compromise – Confidence – Control – Cruelty – Dip – Disco – Door – Drummers – Eternity – Director …

Impeachments of Donald Trump

Photo: NASA, US Capitol Rolling coverage of the impeachments of Donald Trump: February 2021The Senate has acquitted Trump of inciting an insurrectionLive updates: Day 1 of Trump’s second impeachment trial January 2021Pelosi Names Impeachment Managers April 2020Trump fires intelligence community watchdog who defied him on whistleblower complaint – Politico Comicshttps://boingboing.net/2020/02/12/a-calvinesque-and-hobbesian-lo-9.html February 5https://www.npr.org/2020/02/05/801429948/not-guilty-trump-acquitted-on-2-articles-of-impeachment-as-historic-trial-closes https://www.politico.com/news/2020/02/05/trump-impeachment-vote-110805 January 31 …

Responsible travel in parks and protected areas

Poster Tourism in parks and protected areas can be a boon to local conservation efforts or it can afflict biodiversity conservation and environmental management. How can visitation be developed and maintained in a responsible manner? We would like suggestions across the spectrum from park managers to locals to visitors. What are your recommendations? General Suggestions …

‪What is the quality of our data?‬

Photo ‪What is the quality of our data?‬ COVID19 Tracking announced the launch of a new state grading system.https://covidtracking.com/blog/weve-launched-a-new-state-grading-system “Our new state grading system is meant to define and measure what we think of as standard requirements for complete and meaningful COVID-19 public health reporting. We built these updated standards in response to requests by …

Christmas 2020

Photo: Great Conjunction Curating coverage of Christmas 2020 celebrated around the world: HeadlinesHow to be useful at Christmas – Radio NZEmpaña COVID la Navidad sin festejos ni reunionesBart Ehrman MusicPIQSIQ shares a new holiday carol and a recipe! Raise the Woof!The world’s first ever Christmas song for dogs – RadioNZBark, the herald angels sing: A …

Buzzword Bingo 2020

Lingo Cards What are the most meaningful/ impactful words of 2020? We are curating our annual collection of new words, old classics, and the inbetween, that come to attention in 2020. Buzzwords have the attribution-sharealike license. If you use/remix/reuse the artwork, please list the attribution to “Ron Mader / Planeta.com“ Flickr2020 Buzzwords Album 2020 Nomineesappointment …