Off Track

Radio National Artwork Put on your headphones. Recommended listening: Off Track – abc.net.au/radionational/programs/offtrack Ann Jones (@jones_ann) hosts a weekly trek into outdoor Australia. This is one of our long-time, fave podcasts and one of one of the most innovative programs from ABC’s Radio National. Links to several episodes are featured on Planeta.com because the program …

Hidden Brain

Logo Recommended Listening: Hidden Brain – hiddenbrain.org – helps curious people understand the world – and themselves. Using science and storytelling, Hidden Brain reveals the unconscious patterns that drive human behavior, the biases that shape our choices, and the triggers that direct the course of our relationships. Hosted by social science correspondent Shankar Vedantam, Hidden …

Plaques

Photo Plaque = Ornamental tablet, typically of metal, porcelain, or wood, that is fixed to a wall or other surface in commemoration of a person or event. Translating: Did you take any photos of plaques?Spanish: ¿Tomaste fotos de las placas? Henderson Death Valley Lost City Museum Planeta.com

Internet

Photo Wikipedia: The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide. Also see: Cyberspace HeadlinesThe Soothing Promise of Our Own Artisanal Internet – WIREDI Cut the ‘Big Five’ Tech Giants From My Life. It Was HellThe Internet Refreshed – Quartz WikipediaInternetTim Berners-Lee Events …

Linguistics

Buzzwords Linguistics = the scientific study of language and its structure, including the study of morphology, syntax, phonetics, and semantics Elsewhere on the Weblinguisticsociety.org WikipediaLinguistics Planeta

Internet Archive

Buzzwords Spotlight on the Internet Archive, home of the Wayback Machine Key Linksarchive.org/webDonateTerms of [email protected]@internetarchiveFlickr December Campaign“They’re trying to change history—don’t let them. In the chaotic atmosphere of 2020, the Wayback Machine is a crucial resource in the fight against disinformation, and now more than ever we need your help. Right now we’re preserving history …

Storyteller

Buzzwords Storyteller = a person who tells stories Embedded Tweets QuotesA people are as healthy and confident as the stories they tell themselves. Sick storytellers can make nations sick … Stories can conquer fear. They can make the heart larger– Ben Okri WikipediaStoryteller Pottery Planeta.com

The Nevada Independent

Elsewhere on the Web The Nevada Independent – thenevadaindependent.com – is one of our favorite sources for comprehensive coverage of all things Nevada. About: The Nevada Independent is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news and opinion website founded in 2017 by veteran political journalist and commentator Jon Ralston. The site and its supporting channels are focused on ethical, unbiased …