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 Headlines How to stop your glasses from fogging up when you wear a mask – The Verge Do face masks help? Studies leaning towards yes – Arstechnica >What a …

Clark County Museum

Photo: Anniversary Open Monday-to-Friday, Clark County Museum – one of our Vegas and Henderson faves, a place for locals to take (or recommend to) visiting friends and family Key Linksclarkcountynv.govFacebookFacebook Videos Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/yF55Uar8z7iGKiSKA Current Exhibit: Lines Across the Land – Historic Maps of Southern Nevada ExhibitExhibit runs through January 15, 2021 This exhibit displays historic …

Indigenous Tourism

Poster Indigenous Tourism = Questions What resources are available to traditional and Indigenous peoples keen on offering travel and tourism services? How can visitors determine the degree the traditional or Indigenous people design and benefit from tourism? Responsible Travel TipsMany Indigenous people are qualified guides who want to help bridge gaps in cultural understanding. If …

2020, International Year of Plant Health

Poster 2020 is the International Year of Plant Health.Hashtag: #IYPH2020 Key Linksippc.intiyph Questions How can those keen on plant health participate in International Year celebrations? Planeta.comPlaneta.com celebrates the International Year of Plant Health. We will be updating our resource pages focusing on plants, biodiversity, and efforts to protect plant health around the globe. Elsewhere on …

First Friday

Buzzwords First Friday = First Friday of the month Wikipedia: “First Friday” is a name for various public events in some cities (particularly in the United States) that occur on the first Friday of every month. These citywide events may take on many purposes, including art gallery openings, social, and political networking. Planeta

08 • August • Agosto

Photo: Vince O’Sullivan, Lake Kariba, Zimbabwe What’s on the August calendar? Aug 9, International Day of the World’s Indigenous PeopleAug 12, World Elephant DayAug 14, Navajo Code Talkers DayAug 15, Independence DayAug 25 Founder’s Day, National Park Service (USA) Check out National Heritage Week, Ireland. August 1 Swiss National Day (Switzerland) August 6 Independence Day …

Time = Tiempo = Zeit =

Roofdog, 4pm in Las Vegas Time = the indefinite continued progress of existence and events in the past, present, and future regarded as a whole Also see:Time Capsule GMTtime.is/GMT UTChttp://earthsky.org/astronomy-essentials/universal-time Timeline Translating: TimeSpanish: TiempoGerman: Zeit WikipediaArrow of timeEntropyPacific Time Zone Planeta.com

09 • September • Septiembre

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Templo Mayor September is mes de la patria in Mexico, biodiversity month in Australia and tourism month in South Africa. September 8 is International Literacy Day which we celebrate efforts of inspired digital literacy, particularly those that conserve Indigenous languages. September 27 is World Tourism Day followed a day later. First Monday in September is Labor Day in the USA and traditional end of …

Exploring Oaxaca’s Markets

Poster Good morning. Natandio. Työs meep. Zei te ie. Zac xtil. Padush. Practicing for our next trip to markets in Oaxaca, Mexico. La Ciudad de Oaxaca has some of the most popular markets in Mexico. Nearby towns have their own markets and market days. An analogy: If markets are Mexico’s own tree of life, then …