Homo Naledi

Buzzwords Spotlight: Homo naledi / South Africa Caves http://elifesciences.org – http://elifesciences.org/content/4/e09561 http://elifesciences.org/podcast/episode23 (podcast!) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rising_Star_Cave http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2015/09/150910-human-evolution-change http://www.cnbc.com/2015/09/10/new-human-like-species-homo-naledi-found-in-south-africa.html http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/11/science/south-africa-fossils-new-species-human-ancestor-homo-naledi.html http://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/sep/10/homo-naledi-small-spelunkers-required-how-an-advert-led-to-the-discovery-of-homo-naledi http://www.irishtimes.com/news/science/homo-naledi-new-ancient-human-like-species-discovered-1.2347235 http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2015/09/homo-naledi-rising-star-cave-hominin/404362 Homo naledi: When nationalism, hype and science collide https://theconversation.com/homo-naledi-fossil-discovery-a-triumph-for-open-access-and-education-47726 Ancient human remains raise intriguing questions http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/morningreport/audio/201843287/hanging-out-with-homo-naledi Embedded Tweets Meet Homo naledi at http://t.co/pXJC21Prf0 #naledifossils #almosthuman #Homonaledi pic.twitter.com/9F0eWni4xP — eLife – the journal (@eLife) September 10, …

Indaba Travel Conference 2018

Hashtags Durban, South Africa hosted the 2018 Indaba Travel Conference. Hashtag: #indaba2018 Key Links www.indaba-southafrica.co.za Facebook @travel_indaba Questions Is there live and recorded video from the event? Yes on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/travelindaba/videos Is there a directory of exhibitors? How is the wi-fi at the @DurbanICC Where are your favorite apps, websites, Twitter accounts, LinkedIn pages and Facebook …

Indaba

Lingo Cards Indaba = Gathering or meeting. The term has found widespread use throughout southern Africa Durban, South Africa hosts the Indaba Travel Conference. Key Links https://www.indaba-southafrica.co.za @travel_indaba Previous Years Indaba Travel Conference 2018 Indaba 2011 Planeta.com Durban, South Africa South Africa Engaging Tourism Trade Shows

Hashtag Radio

Elsewhere on the web Presenting HashtagRadio from South Africa This enterprise is a self-described African Business Network and through livestreaming radio connects South Africa to the world and vice-versa. http://hashtagradio.co.za http://hashtagradio.co.za/htrshows https://soundcloud.com/hashtag_radio https://www.facebook.com/hashtagradiolive/ https://twitter.com/HashtagRadio Tweets by HashtagRadio TravelChat Thursdays: 10am-12pm (midnight-2am Pacific) http://hashtagradio.co.za/shows/travel-chat The hosts recap of the previous night’s Twitter chat – #TravelChatSA – …

Afrikaans

Afrikaans is spoken in South Africa and Namibia. It is a West Germanic language and a daughter language of Dutch, originating in its 17th century dialects. While the number of total speakers of Afrikaans is unknown, estimates range between 15 and 23 million. Lekker dat jy die taal probeer praat! = Nice that you tried …

Indaba 2011

Photo Videos Doung Jahangeer, artist and architect and founder of Dala (www.dala.org.za), hosted delegates of the Responsible Tourism in Cities conference, Fri 6 May 2011, on his The City Walk, in Durban. The focus: the spaces inbetween, spaces of amnesia, marketplaces and order in perceived chaos. 2011 Durban City Walk Planeta.com Durban, South Africa South …

World Cup 2010

From the archives Kudos to all our friends in South Africa. From a comfortable distance, we loved the siren song of the vuvuzela and its unmistakable sound of the World Cup. There were many online guides to the 2010 World Cup, but few that highlighted the nerdier aspects of Web 2.0 integration, the local travel …