Poster Sagebrush is the common name of several woody and herbaceous species of plants in the genus Artemisia. The best known sagebrush is the shrub Artemisia tridentata. Sagebrushes are native to the North American west. – Wikipedia Nevada Sagebrush Ecosystem Program North America

Brick and Mortar

Buzzwords Brick and mortar = Street-side business that deals with customers face-to-face in an office or store that the business owns or rents. Embedded Tweets Today at the #brickandmortar mall. Just purchased Pandemic @Zmangames_ @GalleriaSunset @GoRetailGroup — Ron Mader (@ronmader) December 2, 2017 Photos Shopping Visitor Information


Photo: Sydney Bridge Bridge = a structure carrying a road, path, railroad, or canal across a river, ravine, road, railroad, or other obstacle. Photos Crossing Borders and Building Bridges #ILASSA38


The antipode is the point on the opposite side of the earth from another point so situated that a line drawn from the one to the other passes through the center of the Earth and forms a true diameter. For example, the antipode of New Zealand’s North Island lies in Spain. To find an antipode, take a specific …

Autonomous Vehicle

Buzzwords Autonomous vehicle = capable of sensing its environment and navigating without human input. Also called ‘AV’ Hop on, Hop off. The automated vehicles are here. Exciting developments this month with driverless shuttles in Las Vegas and London. Headlines Embedded Tweets Proud to be showing John Hayes from @transportgovuk around the @GATEway_TRL #driverless shuttle …


The game of Monopoly had a good twin version called Prosperity. What happened to it? Have a listen to another sterling conversation from Australia’s Radio National’s Late Night Live: Monopoly misunderstood The game was in fact invented by a rebellious young American woman, Elizabeth Magie. In the original Landlords’ Game  came with 2 sets of rules, …


Buzzwords Freedom = the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint Events April 27 Freedom Day (South Africa) Recommended Listening Freedom, old and new – Freedom isn’t what it used to be. So, what can ancient Rome teach us? Trust and Freedom on the Internet: Nethui 2017