People

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) People = Human beings Meet the locals. HeadlinesHow to be a good ancestorThe deadly truth about a world built for men – from stab vests to car crashes @ccriadoperez Human GenomeHow scientists finally completed the human genomic puzzleCompleting the Human Genome Sequence (Again)Wikipedia National Human Genome Research [email protected]_gov StudiesTherapeutic landscapes and wellbeing …

Indigenous

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Indigenous peoples are ethnic groups native to a land or region, especially before the arrival and intrusion of a foreign and possibly dominating culture. They are a group of people whose members share a cultural identity that has been shaped by their geographical region. Each group of Indigenous people are …

Markets

Photo: Ron Mader, Guadalajara Market (some rights reserved) Markets are as old as the crossroads, a mashup of conversations and commerce embedded in the 360 degree, face-to-face exchange. Our fave (favorite/favourite) markets are a combination of tasting rooms and empathy museums. These venues manifest responsible travel — good places to live and good places to …

Gender

Lingo Cards Gender = the state of being male or female (typically used with reference to social and cultural differences rather than biological ones) HeadlinesGeneration Z’s views on gender are what set it apart in the US Planeta.com

Babies

Baby = a very young child, especially one newly or recently born HeadlinesWhy can’t you remember being born, learning to walk or saying your first words? What scientists know about ‘infantile amnesia’ Recommended ListeningWhat do fossils, babies and Einstein tell us about the way our brains have evolved? – Renowned paleo-anthropologist Dean Falk on how the …

Early Humans

Word Cloud (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on Early humans HeadlinesPortrait of the Human as a Young HomininA fossil tooth places enigmatic ancient humans in Southeast Asia – The ConversationTo Adapt to a Changing Environment 400,000 Years Ago, Early Humans Developed New Tools and BehaviorsOrigin of modern humans ‘traced to Botswana’https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2019/03/how-humans-tamed-themselves/580447https://qz.com/africa/1473837/scientists-have-worked-out-the-age-of-the-cradle-of-humankind-caves-and-what-it-says-about-our-originshttps://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/jul/11/no-single-birthplace-of-mankind-say-scientistshttp://science.sciencemag.org/content/358/6368/eaai9067https://qz.com/1151816/early-humans-migrated-out-of-africa-much-earlier-than-we-thoughthttps://arstechnica.com/science/2017/10/dna-from-old-skeleton-suggests-humanitys-been-here-longer-than-we-thoughthttp://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2017/09/27/science.aao6266http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/2017/04/10/ancient-dentistry-tooth-fillinghttp://blogs.discovermagazine.com/deadthings/2017/09/01/what-made-these-footprints-5-7-million-years-agohttp://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20170214-your-face-is-probably-more-primitive-than-a-neanderthalshttp://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-38289960http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-37408014Indonesian shell has ‘earliest human engraving’Oldest Art …

Human Rights

Photo (Some rights reserved) Human rights = a right that is believed to belong justifiably to every person CelebrationsDecember 10 is Human Rights Day. Questions How is the Universal Declaration of Human Rights relevant today? How is Human Rights Day translated in other languages? How is Human Rights Day celebrated? What is the overlap between …

Making the most of an unconference

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Unconference = A facilitated, participant-driven event centered on a specific theme An unconference deliberately avoids strict top-down control and engages participants without a formal agenda. Organizers instead encourage attendees to explore the topic, organize their own action plans, and help increase the visibility and awareness of the issues at hand. …