Roofdog

Photo: Ron Mader, Roof Dog de Teotitlán Del Valle Planeta.com explores the buzzwords, love them and hate them. Preferably, put them into context and translate them into Spanish (and other languages on request). Visually, this is the solution I came up with this is to put the weasel words as questions in the thought bubbles …

New Music

Photo: GSFC New music is featured on this page with links to Amazon.com New Faves Andrew Bird Cat Empire The Necks Dave Nachmanoff Also … Lumineers http://thelumineers.com https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Lumineers Art of Fighting https://www.artoffighting.com https://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/breakfast/features/album-of-the-week/double-j/11172484 Meat Puppets https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meat_Puppets https://www.npr.org/sections/world-cafe/2018/12/11/675267511/meat-puppets-come-galloping-out-of-a-stable-with-warranty https://www.popmatters.com/meat-puppets-dusty-notes-2630756130.amp.html https://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/meat-puppets-dusty-notes/amp/ Rebecca Loebe https://www.rebeccaloebe.com https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rebecca_Loebe The Proclaimers Angry Cyclist Tracks: Angry Cyclist – Stretch – Streets Of …

Awards Links

Links to awards presented in somewhat random fashion: Embedded Tweets Aung San Suu Kyi once stood as a symbol of hope, courage and the undying defence of human rights in #Myanmar.@amnesty recognised her with our highest honour, the Ambassador of Conscience award. Sadly, we can no longer justify this honour and today we are withdrawing …

Future Tense

Elsewhere on the Web Recommended Listening One of our favorite podcasts helps listeners get a jump on the future. Australian Broadcasting Commission’s Future Tense — abc.net.au/radionational/programs/futuretense — explores social, cultural, political, and economic fault lines arising from rapid change. The weekly half-hour program/podcast takes a critical look at new technologies, new approaches and new ways …

Improving Environmental Journalism

Photo: Sloan Canyon Signage There is no better way to understand our world than by being environmentally conscious and active. Environmental journalism is doing quite well but readers need to know where to look. While there are a number of environmental reporting websites, there are no comprehensive search engines or websites that showcase the best …

Google Docs

Logo Google Docs — docs.google.com — provide a helpful platform for collaborative notetaking and editing. Working Examples Change the world Headlines https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2019/03/hottest-chat-app-teens-google-docs/584857 google-docs-is-finally-catching-up-to-microsoft-word-20-years-later Other Examples WKRP Plug-In Google Doc Embedder Misc With Google Drive for your computer, you can sync files from your computer to My Drive. https://drive.google.com/#my-drive Buzzwords Editing – Google – Google Docs …

Environment News

Photo: Melissa Biggs Coverage of environmental news around the world: Elsewhere on the Web Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire Earth Island Journal The Ecologist Independent Mother Earth News New Scientist On Earth (NRDC) Orion Planetizen PlanetArk: World Environment News Scientific American Sierra Club Terrain: A Journal of the Built & Natural Environments Traffic Bulletin WorldWatch Planeta.com …

Journalism Links

Poster Links related to journalism in mostly random fashion: Recommended Listening The Year that Made Me: Ray Bonner, 1980 – After covering wars, coups and massacres, an award-winning journalist launches his next adventure – running a bookshop, Sydney’s Bookoccino. bookoccino.com.au The post journalistic world – Digital news platforms are now losing their control over distribution …