Celestún Biosphere Reserve

Mexico – Decreed a wildlife refuge in 1979 and a biosphere reserve in the 1980s, the Celestún Biosphere Reserve is the cradle of ecotourism (cuna del ecoturismo). A bit of tourism history – in 1983 this place inspired Hector Ceballos-Lascurain to coin the e-word. The economy thrives on the fishing and tourism, particularly those interested …

September 29 is National Corn Day in Mexico #DíaNacionaldelMaíz

Poster: La Cosecha Market Maíz, also known as corn, is a large grain plant first domesticated by Indigenous peoples in Mexico about 10,000 years ago. The country celebrates September 29 as Día Nacional del Maíz (National Corn Day). Hashtag: #DíaNacionaldelMaíz Planeta.com is curating tweets, photos and Facebook events that show off the variety and vulnerability of traditional corn in …

Corn = Maíz

Photo: Criollo Corn Maíz, also known as corn, is a large grain plant first domesticated by Indigenous peoples in Mexico about 10,000 years ago. Celebrations Septiembre = September: Mes de Maíz (Corn Month) (Mexico) September 29 Día Nacional del Maíz (Mexico) #DíaNacionaldelMaíz Facebook Wiki Maíz de Oaxaca Mexican Food YouTube Seminario “Cocinas en México, procesos …

Mexico, I love you #mexicotequiero

Mexico, I love you #mexicotequiero Trending Hashtags … Embedded Tweets You are what's right with the world Frida ❤️ #mexicotequiero pic.twitter.com/7xSve4Qe8o — Jose Silva (@blackxme) September 24, 2017 #MexicoTeQuiero por tus heroes sin capa. No estamos solos, nos tenemos! pic.twitter.com/wRHDt0GiFm — Psicóloga Kali (@Lunitaazul2702) September 24, 2017 Rescatistas japoneses acaban de salvar a un perrito …

Earthquakes in Mexico 09.2017

Breaking news – Mexico has experienced two major earthquakes after its strongest earthquake in a century. Curating Facebook posts and tweets.   Comenzó el rescate Los rescatistas   Key Links http://www.ssn.unam.mx https://www.facebook.com/SismologicoMX https://twitter.com/SismologicoMX Hashtags: #sismocdmx #Sismo Facebook Twitter Mexico earthquake Wiki Earthquakes Planeta.com Crisis Oaxaca Mexico City

Fiestas Patrias 2017

Celebrating Mexican Independence Day weekend around the world Austin, Texas At t/Grito ceremony in t/State Capitol in Austin, our flag escort was integrated by #Dreamers. People were happy & proud to see them march. pic.twitter.com/lwhJGzKuM9 — Carlos González Gtez (@carlos_glezgtez) September 16, 2017 Boston, Massachusetts Los colores patrios desplegados con orgullo en #CentralFalls con motivo …

US-Mexico Border Art

Photo Artist creates massive portrait installation at US-Mexico border Twitter Moment Artist creates massive portrait installation at US-Mexico border More about the artist https://twitter.com/jrart http://www.jr-art.net Google Maps Headlines https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/07/arts/design/jr-artist-mexico-border-wall.html

Gastronomic heritage and traditional cuisine of Tlalpan

Photo: Cuicuilco Mmmm, caldo Tlalpeño! Part of the seminar series “Cocinas en México, procesos biosociales, históricos y reproducción cultural” explores the Gastronomic heritage and traditional cuisine of Tlalpan (Patrimonio gastronómico o cocina tradicional en Tlapan) Speakers Gerardo Mora Jiménez / CCC de la Ciudad de México Esther Gallardo González / DEAS – INAH YouTube Flickr Facebook …

Woodrow Wilson Center Hosts Andrés Manuel López Obrador

Washington, DC – Less than one year from Mexico’s presidential election, the Woodrow Wilson Center’s Mexico Institute and the Inter-American Dialogue welcome the former head of government of Mexico City and three-time candidate, Andrés Manuel López Obrador for an open and frank discussion of his policy proposals and his view on domestic and foreign challenges facing …

Mexico City Hosts Annual Indigenous Culture Fiesta

Mexico City hosts the Festival of Indigenous Cultures 2017 in the Zócalo September 1-10.  Hashtag: #CiudadSinMuros Celebrating the pluricultural and multiethnic diversity of Mexico City and the world, the event includes more than 800 exhibitors. Around 400 artistic and cultural activities are planned. The Festival of Indigenous Cultures 2017 exalts the cultural beauty of the Mexican towns through its …