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 …

Las Vegas Water Tour

Photo: Photo During 2021 Responsible Travel Week we are strolling and soundwalking journeys to the waterways of southern Nevada and the fabulous city of Las Vegas. Look for regular updates to this page and other guides mentioned below. Additional headlines and resources are indexed on the Vegas Water Links page. One of the most interesting …

Earth Day 2020

Photo: Seven Magic Mountains What are your plans for Earth Day? Hashtag: #EarthDay Earth Day (April 22) has proved extremely popular in the United States and around the world. Now that we are shut-ins or staying six feet (two meters) apart, #EarthDay #EarthDay2020 is more digital and global than ever. Planeta is updating our suggested …

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park 2020

Photo: American Rugbier Rolling news and videos from Australia’s Great Barrier Reef Marine Park in 2020. For the first time the coral of the Great Barrier Reef found to be bleached from north to south. This is the third major coral bleaching event in five years. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/B7fbeREBWeCtsKUs6 HeadlinesStudy finds ocean warming has killed half …

USA 2020

USA Flag Rolling coverage of the USA in 2020: JanuaryTranscript: NPR’s Full Interview With Secretary Of State Mike PompeoSecretary Michael R. Pompeo With Mary Louise Kelly of NPR’s All Things Considered Februaryhttps://thehill.com/homenews/news/483600-the-hills-review-of-john-solomons-columns-on-ukraineTrump credits economic progress to environmental rollbacksPelosi rips up Trump speech at conclusion of State of the Union MarchThe U.S. isn’t ready for what’s …

USA 2020 Election

USA Flag 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. Listening Late Night Live: Why …

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? Embedded Tweets Elsewhere on the Weblearningfornature.org 2020 2021 Planeta

Mexico 2020

Mexico Flag Rolling coverage – headlines and tweets – about Mexico in 2020: January MarchMexico is illegally destroying protected mangrove trees to build an $8 billion oil refinery – Quartzhttps://twitter.com/CONANP_mx/status/1238509678243352576 MayMexico travel and coronavirus: Everything you need to know – CNN June2020 Mezcal Reactivation World Environment Dayhttps://www.planeta.com/mexico-2020-wed JulyWhy Mexico’s president is buddies with Trump despite …

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 / usefulness in 2020. Buzzwords have the attribution-sharealike license. If you use/remix/reuse the artwork, please make the attributions to “Ron Mader / Planeta.com“ Flickr2020 Buzzwords Album …

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 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Hashtags: #COP15, #Biodiversity2020, #SBSTTA, #Post2020 Planeta.com is updating this guide to the event, making requests of the organizers and …