Conabio

Photo: Martin Kalfatovic, Rooftop Garden Mexico – Conabio’s mission is to promote, coordinate, support and carry out activities aimed at the knowledge of biological diversity, as well as its conservation and sustainable use for the benefit of society. Key Links http://www.conabio.gob.mx https://twitter.com/Conabio https://www.facebook.com/CONABIO Embedded Tweets Conoce nuestro canal de YouTube en donde podrás encontrar más de …

Teotihuacan Roundtable 2017: Origins, Boom, Collapse and Inheritance

Poster Announcing the Sixth Round Table of Teotihuacan: Origins, Boom, Collapse and Inheritance (6ª Mesa Redonda Teotihuacan: Orígenes, auge, colapso y herencia) was held November 16-18, 2017 in Mexico City, hosted by INAH. Origins of the State: formation and development of the ceremonial center Presentations: The cult of the founding ancestors of Teotihuacan. A hypothesis …

Parque Nacional Revillagigedo

Photo: Mexican Government This week Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signed the Decree of the Revillagigedo National Park (Parque Nacional Revillagigedo). This is the largest totally protected marine park in North America, with an area of 14,808,780 hectares. In the current administration, six Natural Protected Areas and five safeguard zones have been decreed, equivalent to …

Palenque Round Table 2017

What’s new from INAH on YouTube? VIII Mesa Redonda de Palenque 2017 – Chan Ch’e’en, EL CIELO Y EL POZO: Sustentabilidad de las ciudades maya VIII Palenque Round Table 2017 – Chan Ch’e’en, THE HEAVEN AND THE WELL: Sustainability of the Mayan cities The VIII Round Table of Palenque was dedicated to the discussion of …

2017 Dia de los Muertos / Day of the Dead

Photo: Ciudad de Oaxaca Turismo Mexico’s celebrations of Día de los Muertos / Day of the Dead are world famous. Here are snapshots from 2017: Oaxaca, Mexico Day of the Dead Playlist Guadalajara, Mexico Mexico City Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a holiday celebrated throughout the Americas and combines ancient Indigenous traditions and modern …

Mexico This Month (November 2017)

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Untitled ⚡️ “Mexico This Month” November 2017 Hashtags: #mexiconow #mexicoexplained Twitter Moment https://twitter.com/i/moments/925772540462579714 Mexico 11.2017 🇲🇽 Twitter @TomBuckley519 @RobledaBlanca @melisu_b @INAHmx @SEMARNAT_mx @CONANP_mx @jonjo66 @DanielHJoseph @blillehaugen @BnZunni @durangoturistic Planeta.com México Making the most of Twitter

Chichimeca Rock Art

Chichimeca Rock Art (La gráfica rupestre chichimeca) was explored during a one-day seminar in Mexico: Key Links http://www.inah.gob.mx/es/component/jevents/icalrepeat.detail/2017/09/22/1841/-/la-grafica-rupestre-chichimeca-ciclo-de-conferencias https://www.facebook.com/events/1946253565700952 Planeta.com Indigenous Peoples México

Communication and Conservation in Mexico

Mexico City – Thursday, October 26 Universum hosts a seminar on Communication and Conservation. The Spanish-language discussion will have livestreaming video beginning at 10:30am (Mexico time). Do not miss this! = ¡No faltes! Speakers include Carlos Galindo, Gustavo M. Ballesté, Jatziri Pérez, Jaime Rojo and Exequiel Ezcurra. Key Links Ecovalor http://ecovalor.mx https://livestream.com/CienciaUNAM/ecovalormx https://www.facebook.com/EcoValor-Mx-205791496441661 Universum Universum, …

Mexican Proverbs (Dichos Mexicanos)

Ayöök Chickens So many favorite Mexican proverbs (dichos). Many, many thanks to friends who patiently explained literal translations and deeper meanings which help us understand Mexico. Los lunes ni las gallinas ponen. Monday even the hens don’t lay eggs. El que tiene tienda que la atienda, o si no que la venda. Who has a …

Fifth World Forum of Mexican Gastronomy #VFMGM

The Fifth World Forum of Mexican Gastronomy will be held from October 5-8 at the National Arts Center (Cenart) in Mexico City. Hashtag: #VFMGM The event features  80 traditional Mexican cooks and 50 food and food specialists from Mexico, the United States and Canada. Chiapas, Guanajuato, Michoacán, Oaxaca, Sinaloa and Tabasco among the gastronomic destinations that will be present. This year, …