Coronavirus, aka COVID19

Buzzwords Coronavirus = any of a group of RNA viruses that cause a variety of diseases in humans and other animals This page features rolling coverage from Planeta.com of the impacts of the Coronavirus Disease, aka COVID-19, characterized by the World Health Organization as a global pandemic. As the WHO Director-General has said, the pandemic …

Climate COP 26

Postcard: Madrid The UN’s Climate COP 26 was scheduled to take place in Glasgow, Scotland, November 9-12. Delayed until 2021 due to Coronavirus. Hashtags: #COP26 #TimeForAction This page links to the headlines, key links, analysis, and embedded tweets from the Conference of Parties. As with Planeta.com coverage of other events, we look at the substance …

Las Vegas Water Tour

Photo: Cornerstone Mojave Desert – Explore the waterways of southern Nevada and the self-defined fabulous city of Las Vegas, aka The Meadows, translated from Spanish. Additional headlines and resources are indexed on the Vegas Water Links and Water pages. One of the most interesting case studies in water conservation, recreation, and management, the Las Vegas …

15th Biodiversity COP (2021)

Poster Kunming, China is scheduled to host the 15th Biodiversity COP – cbd.int/meetings/COP-15 – with the theme “Ecological Civilization: Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth.” Delayed until October 11-24, 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Hashtags: #COP15, #Biodiversity2021, #SBSTTA, #Post2020 Planeta.com is updating this guide to the event, making requests of the …

IUCN World Conservation Congress (Sep 2021)

Logo Planeta.com showcases the work of the IUCN and provides these profiles which are slowly updated before, during, and after events. We will spotlight the event during February’s Responsible Travel Week and keen to learn about trends in environmental conservation and the changing political and environmental climates. Request – Please let us know if you …

USA 2020 Election

Photo: Ballot drop off Rolling coverage of the 2020 federal election in the USA featuring external links and features. This is not meant to be comprehensive, but the best we can do as interested participants. This page focuses on headlines as a timeline. We also review the election by candidates and topics. After ElectionTrump pollster’s …

Impeachments of Donald Trump

Photo: NASA, US Capitol Rolling coverage of the impeachments of Donald Trump: February 2021The Senate has acquitted Trump of inciting an insurrectionLive updates: Day 1 of Trump’s second impeachment trial January 2021Pelosi Names Impeachment Managers April 2020Trump fires intelligence community watchdog who defied him on whistleblower complaint – Politico Comicshttps://boingboing.net/2020/02/12/a-calvinesque-and-hobbesian-lo-9.html February 5https://www.npr.org/2020/02/05/801429948/not-guilty-trump-acquitted-on-2-articles-of-impeachment-as-historic-trial-closes https://www.politico.com/news/2020/02/05/trump-impeachment-vote-110805 January 31 …

Biodiversity 2020

Hashtags Biodiversity 2020 Hashtag: #biodiversity2020 Questions Are there ways to participate in this conversation? = ¿Hay formas de participar en esta conversación? = Existe-t-il des moyens de participer à cette conversation? Headlines 2020: a truly unimaginable year for biodiversity – Max Benato Embedded Tweets Elsewhere on the Weblearningfornature.org 2020 2021 Planeta

Buzzword Bingo 2020

Lingo Cards What are the most meaningful/ impactful words of 2020? We are curating our annual collection of new words, old classics, and the inbetween, that come to attention in 2020. Buzzwords have the attribution-sharealike license. If you use/remix/reuse the artwork, please list the attribution to “Ron Mader / Planeta.com“ Flickr2020 Buzzwords Album 2020 Nomineesappointment …