Nevada Reopens

Hashtags Due to the Coronavirus shutdown, Nevada issued a state at home order. As of early June, the state is beginning to reopen. Planeta.com is curating a wide collection of tweets (March-May and June-) documenting how Nevada and Las Vegas in particular respond to this new situation. Our rolling coverage is dived into the following …

Tren Maya = Maya Train

Logo Mexico – Tren Maya (Maya Train), the proposed train service in the Yucatán Peninsula, is under scrutiny. Key [email protected] HeadlinesPolos dedesarrolloIs Mexico’s ‘Mayan Train’ a Boondoggle? – The Nation @mbeatley @SamShepEdwards @thenationConacyt ocultó informe crítico con el Tren Maya (Document PDF)Jueza sí concedió suspensión provisional contra Tren Maya, pero autoridades no han sido notificadas …

Mexico City’s Paseo de la Reforma

Photo: Carl Campbell, Diana Mexico City – Spotlight on the Paseo de la Reforma, a wide avenue that runs diagonally across the heart of the city. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/ffZztBRR9cbpVRHa6 El FocoMay 31, 2020https://youtu.be/seCIeGQ4gHA June 7, 2020https://youtu.be/b5w7_5a3IU8 June 14, 2020https://youtu.be/5JqEJ8XJ_QE Photos WikipediaPaseo de la Reforma Planetahttps://www.planeta.com/mexico-cityhttps://www.planeta.com/mexico-city-linkshttps://www.planeta.com/el-foco

Presencing

Logo Elsewhere on the Web: Presencing – presencing.org – “was founded in 2006 by MIT Sloan School of Management Senior Lecturer Otto Scharmer and colleagues to create an action research platform at the intersection of science, consciousness, and profound social and organizational change.” In 2020 Presencing is hosting a shared journey online: GAIA, an impromptu …

Mangrove Day

Poster July 26 is the International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem (Día internacional de conservación del ecosistema de manglares). Hashtags: #MangroveDay #DíaDelManglar Key Linkshttps://en.unesco.org/commemorations/mangroveday Did you know? Mangroves are extraordinary ecosystems, located at the interface of land and sea in tropical regions, which offer a considerable array of ecosystem goods and services. Although they are found …

2020, International Year of Plant Health

Poster 2020 is the International Year of Plant Health. Hashtag: #IYPH2020 Key Links ippc.int iyph Questions How can those keen on plant health participate in International Year celebrations? Planeta.com Planeta.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 …

World Environment Day 2020

Photo: Palo Verde in Bloom June 5 is World Environment Day. Hashtag: #WorldEnvironmentDay “We recommend celebrating World Environment Day every day of the year,” said Planeta.com founder Ron Mader. The theme for 2020 is biodiversity, a solid choice for focusing attention. Given the current global pandemic of COVID19 and growing racial injustice protests in the …

250th Birthday Celebration for Ludwig van Beethoven

Photo: Ben Allen, Birthday celebration 2020 is the 250th anniversary of the birth of composer Ludwig van Beethoven. We celebrate life and legacy, curate headlines, podcasts, and other resources. Planeta.com is updating our virtual tour of Bonn. Suggestions welcome! Pastoral Project pastoralproject.org @bthvn_pastoral An impressive list of 220+ artists, leaders and global partners supporting & …