Botanical Gardens

Buzzwords Wikipedia: Botanical garden = garden dedicated to the collection, cultivation and display of a wide range of plants labelled with their botanical names. Elsewhere on the Webbgci.org [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]://twitter.com/ANBG (Canberra) Melbourne https://www.rbg.vic.gov.au/visit-melbourne/sonica-botanica https://soundcloud.app.goo.gl/TmRf6rbjM9sZAd2s9 Embedded Tweets Photos Features Planeta.com

Solar System

Photo Spotlight on our local neighborhood Solar System HeadlinesAstronomers confirm orbit of most distant object (Farfarout!) ever observed in our solar systemThe solar system follows the galactic standard—but it is a rare breedThe Great Inequality and the Dynamical Disintegration of the Outer Solar SystemThe weird space that lies outside our Solar System – BBC Features …

Mars

Photo: NASA Marshall, Hubble Portrait News from the 4th planet in our solar system: PerseverancePerseverance landed in Jezero Crater on February 18nasa.gov/mars2020 – @NASAPersevere NASA’s new Mars rover is about to spawn a tiny helicopter Follow NASA’s Perseverance Rover in Real Time on Its Way to Mars Welcome to Máaz: NASA Names New Features on …

Flowers Links

Photo Links to flowers presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesHow the Covid-19 pandemic hit the cut-flower chain Translating: FlowersFrench: FleursGerman: BlumenSpanish: Flores Videos The Origin of Flowers WikipediaAlyssumBegoniaCleomeDelphiniumDianthusFreesiaPericallisVinca Planeta.com

Brain

Photo: Brain Health Brain = an organ of soft nervous tissue contained in the skull of vertebrates, functioning as the coordinating center of sensation and intellectual and nervous activity Recommended listeningPutting our minds to the brain – Despite decades of intense research, we still know very little about how the human brain actually functions. The …

Rewilding

Buzzwords Rewilding = Large-scale conservation aimed at restoring and protecting core wilderness areas, providing connectivity between such areas, and protecting or reintroducing apex predators and keystone species ElsewhereRewilding Europe – Facebook – @RewildingEuropeRewilding Institute – FacebookRewilding Australia – @RewildingOZRewilding Portugal – @RewildingPortug HeadlinesRewilding our cities: beauty, biodiversity and the biophilic cities movement – Guardian – …

Wild Colombia (Colombia Silvestre)

Poster Spotlight on Wild Colombia – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. HeadlinesEnvironmental defenders in Colombia are being killed in alarming numbers – Vox INaturalistcolombia.inaturalist.orgprojects/ New!pionerosenconservacion.net – @P_Conservacion Ciclo [email protected]_siete [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected] FacebookParques Nacionales Naturales de ColombiaYaguareté Science and NatureInstituto. Humboldt Videos Animalario de …

Allemansrätten

Buzzwords Allemansrätten = Freedom to Roam (Swedish) Backgroundswedishepa.se: The Right of Public Access (‘Allemansrätt’), or Outdoor Access Rights gives you the right to roam the countryside in Sweden in perfect peace and quiet. When you are in Sweden you have the right to walk, cycle, ride, ski and camp on any land with the exception …

Trees Links

Photo: Oaxaca City Links related to trees presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesTree loss is making for sweaty suburbs, and the households that can least afford it are feeling the heatThe Best Technology for Fighting Climate Change Isn’t a TechnologyGrowing pains: The oldest trees on Earth ripped themselves apart, fossils showhttps://www.theguardian.com/city-of-sydney-bringing-the-forest-to-the-city/2017/apr/26/do-you-suffer-from-tree-blindnesshttp://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-08-07/how-sour-cherry-became-most-photographed-tree/8781812http://home.bt.com/news/uk-news/four-crowned-regional-winners-of-woodland-trusts-tree-of-the-year-awards-11364122300003https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/the-nearly-magical-properties-of-fig-treeshttp://www.loveparks.org/create-a-tree-trail-and-win-a-native-tree-/2604/2/11/1824/71http://talkingplants.blogspot.com/2009/10/60-aussie-trees-in-botanic-gardens.htmlwhat-is-a-tree-worthseeing-forest-and-trees-all-3-trillion-themMonumentos vivientes: OaxacaOaxaca con siete …