2020, International Year of Plant Health

Poster 2020 is the International Year of Plant Health. Hashtag: #IYPH2020 Key Links ippc.int https://www.ippc.int/en/iyph Questions How can those keen on plant health participate in International Year celebrations? Planeta.com Planeta.com celebrates the International Year of Plant Health. We will be updating our resource pages focusing on plants, biodiversity, and efforts to protect plant health around …

Groundhog Day

Photo: Bernard Spragg, Groundhog Groundhog Day is a 1993 American fantasy-comedy film directed by Harold Ramis, starring Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, and Chris Elliott. It was written by Ramis and Danny Rubin, based on a story by Rubin. Murray plays Phil Connors, an arrogant Pittsburgh TV weatherman who, during an assignment covering the annual Groundhog …

The Good Place

Elsewhere on the Web Recommended TV show and podcast: The Good Place, a narrative bullet train and appointment viewing. Season Four Buzzwords Afterlife – Alexa – Best Version – Chainsaw Bears – Cincinnati – Classic – Compromise – Confidence – Control – Cruelty – Dip – Disco – Door – Drummers – Eternity – Director …

Democratic Socialism

Buzzwords Wikipedia: Democratic socialism is a political philosophy supporting political democracy within a socially owned economy, with a particular emphasis on workers’ self-management and democratic control of economic institutions within a market socialist economy or some form of a decentralised planned socialist economy. Elsewhere on the Web dsausa.org Headlines Democratic socialism, explained by a democratic …

Year

Buzzwords Year = the time taken by a planet to make one revolution around the sun Embedded Tweets pic.twitter.com/0NVglCw6yh — no context the good place ❗ spoilers❗ (@nocontexttgp) January 1, 2020 Planeta Time = Tiempo = Zeit = Month Calendar Earth International Year

Chinese New Year

Photo: Belagio 2015 The first day of the Chinese New Year falls on the new moon between January 21 and February 20. In 2020, the first day of the Chinese New Year will be on Saturday, January 25, initiating the Year of the Rat. About Chinese New Year Chinese New Year celebrations can last for …

01 • January • Enero

Photo: Eternity January 1 New Years Day New Year January 6 Epiphany / Reyes Magos Epiphany January 15 Wikipedia Day Wikipedia January 25 Robert Burns Day (Scotland) January 25 Biologists’ Day = Día del Biólogo (Mexico) January 25 is Biologists’ Day in México (Día del Biólogo) January 26 Australia Day / Invasion Day (Australia) Australia Day / Invasion Day January …

Lunar New Year

Poster Lunar New Year = the beginning of a year whose months are coordinated by the cycles of the moon Recommended Listening Songs for the Lunar New Year Headlines How Lunar New Year became a shopping holiday for Western brands – Vox Videos Embedded Tweets Happy #LunarNewYear, and good luck to all the Pai Gow …

Budj Bim National Park and Cultural Landscape World Heritage Site

Photo: Mertie Cheers for the brand new world heritage site! Budj Bim or Mount Eccles is an extinct volcano near Macarthur in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Budj Bim is also the Gunditjmara name, meaning High Head. The roughly conical shaped peak rises 178 meters (584 feet). The World Heritage Centre has formally accepted for assessment the …