10 • October • Octubre

Photo: Joshua Trees in Mojave National Preserve What’s on the calendar in October? There’s Earth Science Week – Halloween – Native American Day – Indigenous Peoples Day – Archaeology Day – Nevada Day – National Fossil Day – Nevada Day – World Animal Day – World Food Day – Open Access Week – and those …

Murals

Photo: Downtown Las Vegas Mural = a painting or other work of art executed directly on a wall HeadlinesSand To Sin: New Neon Museum Mural Highlights Las Vegas HistoryArtistic Inspiration @dunnedwards @SmallWorksPress Questions Where are your favorite murals? = ¿Dónde están tus murales favoritos? = Où sont vos fresques préférées? = Wo sind deine Lieblingsbilder? …

09 • September • Septiembre

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Templo Mayor September … roll your Rs. This is biodiversity month in Australia, and tourism month in South Africa, and mes de la patria in Mexico. It has taken some time but we are learning how to use the Oxford comma. September 8 is International Literacy Day which we celebrate efforts of inspired digital literacy, particularly those that conserve Indigenous …

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Photo: Joe Ross Albuquerque, New Mexico – Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta – balloonfiesta.com – is held anually at Balloon Fiesta Park. 2021 dates: October 2-10. “An event like no other.” Hashtag: #balloonfiesta Key [email protected] Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/XiZxzcb75cG1itAh6 Elsewhere on the Webnewsradiokkob.comusa.canon.com Videos Twitter Planeta.com

Food, Health, and Cultivating Communities

Poster Planeta.com’s Food, Health, and Cultivating Communities continuing conversation highlights local food and slow food and everything delicious. Discussion continues on a number of social web channels, including Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, and YouTube. (La conversación continua sobre alimentación, salud y cultivo de comunidades de Planeta.com destaca la comida local, la comida lenta y todo lo delicioso. …

Housing

Photo: Clark County Museum, Heritage Street Housing = houses and apartments considered collectively HeadlinesCalifornia is ending a rule that helped cause its housing crisisWhat’s behind the housing market gridlockHow Would You Improve Affordable Housing In Your City?The realities of renting: ‘We are watching our lives unravel’ – Irish TimesHousing Can’t Be Both Affordable and a …

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 …

Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Buzzwords Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) is the standard by which all time zones are based. UTC is then translated into local times. Questions How is ‘Coordinated Universal Time’ translated in other languages? How does the world regulate clocks and time? Translating: Coordinated Universal TimeFrench: Temps Universel Coordonné Elsewhere on the Webtime.is/UTCMeeting Planner for UTCTime Zone …

Fiestas Patrias (México)

Mexico flag Celebrating Mexico’s Independence Days 2021 Twitter Momenttwitter.com/i/events/1438542688987455494 Ensayo = Essay In Oaxaca and throughout Mexico, is typically late August and until Independence Day, which is celebrated on September 16, at the corners we find the “carts” with ornaments alluding to national holidays, where can not miss, flags, shields, pinwheels, hats, horns, etc..The Independence …