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, aka SARS-CoV-2, characterized by the World Health Organization as a global pandemic. Hashtags: #COVID19, #Coronavirus Key Linkswho.intopenwho.orgjamanetwork.comcdc.gov – …

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

Las Vegas Water Tour

Photo: Photo During 2020 Responsible Travel Week we are strolling and soundwalking our journey to the waterways of Las Vegas. Look for major updates to this page and links mentioned below. One of the most interesting case studies in water use, management, recreation and conservation … presenting headlines and resources for those interested in learning …

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” Flickr 2020 Buzzwords …

Mexico 2020

Mexico Flag Rolling coverage – headlines and tweets – about Mexico in 2020: January ¿Dànèh gànìn-int agah atxeé xàtàh-a sisàh girih-it nànj?¿Dónde estacionarán el avión si lo consiguen?#triqui_trs pic.twitter.com/AQo0BQOhwF — Lengua y Cultura Triqui (@LyC_Triqui) January 18, 2020 The first year in power of @lopezobrador_ was also the most murderous one for Mexico. And crime …

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. Embedded Tweets SCALE: The #GreatBarrierReef is very big. You …

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 …

USA 2020

USA Flag Rolling coverage of the USA in 2020: January Transcript: NPR’s Full Interview With Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Secretary Michael R. Pompeo With Mary Louise Kelly of NPR’s All Things Considered Mike Pompeo — who refused a House subpoena — would be a top witness for Democrats in the impeachment trial. He is …

International Museum Day 2020

Poster To celebrate May 18 is International Museum Day please tag, tweet and follow your fave museums on the social web. Hashtags: #IMD2020, #DIM2020 and #InternationalMuseumDay Key Links imd.icom.museum https://icom.museum/en/activities/events/international-museum-day icom.museum/en/news/international-museum-day-around-the-world network.icom.museum/international-museum-day facebook.com/internationalmuseumday facebook.com/IcomOfficiel @ICOMofficiel Questions Are there live and recorded videos from International Museum Day events? With respect to last year’s International Year of …