Clark County Museum

Photo One of our favorite museums, Clark County Museum celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2018. The new temporary exhibit “50 Years of Preserving History: A Celebration of the Golden Anniversary of the Clark County Museum” runs through August 26, 2018. Hashtag: #ClarkMuseum50 The museum is located in Henderson, Nevada and is owned and operated by …

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8 and commemorates the movement for women’s rights.While the first observance of a Women’s Day was held on February 28, 1909 in New York, March 8 was suggested by the 1910 International Woman’s Conference to become an “International Woman’s Day.” After women gained suffrage in Soviet Russia …

Intangible Cultural Heritage

Buzzwords Intangible Cultural Heritage = ICT Intangible cultural heritage, transmitted from generation to generation, is constantly recreated by communities and groups in response to their environment, their interaction with nature and their history, and provides them with a sense of identity and continuity. – 2003 Convention for Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage Also see: Intangible …

Calendar

Photo Months January – Enero – Januar February – Febrero – Februar March – Marzo – März April – Abril – April May – Mayo – Mai June – Junio – Juni July – Julio – Juli August – Agosto – August September – Septiembre September October – Octubre – Oktober November – Noviembre – …

History

History is the study of the past as it is described in written documents. Events occurring before written record are considered prehistory. It is an umbrella term that relates to past events as well as the memory, discovery, collection, organization, presentation, and interpretation of information about these events.- Wikipedia Elsewhere on the Web http://www.interestingtimespodcast.com/2017/118-italian-fascism-part-seven-meagan-zurn-on-antonio-gramsci/ http://www.interestingtimespodcast.com/2017/118-italian-fascism-part-seven-meagan-zurn-on-antonio-gramsci/ …

Space Junk

Buzzwords Space Junk = Disused satellites and other human-made debris in space Elsewhere on the Web http://www.satview.org/spacejunk.php Alice Gorman http://flinders.academia.edu/AliceGorman Tweets by drspacejunk Planeta.com Satellite

Satellite

Buzzwords Satellite = an artificial body placed in orbit around the earth or moon or another planet in order to collect information or for communication. Elsewhere on the Web http://www.satview.org http://www.n2yo.com Planeta.com The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación Space Junk

03 • March • Marzo

Photo: Lion at Comala March  SXSW, Austin March  Open Education Week World Social Forum Annual celebrations March 1 Yap Day (Micronesia) March 1 Saint David’s Day (Wales) Dydd Gwyl Dewi Hapus – Happy St. David’s Day! March 3 World Wildlife Day – #WorldWildlifeDay March 8 International Women’s Day International Women’s Day March 17 St. Patrick’s Day (Ireland) March 19 Folk Artist Day, Dia del Artesano (Oaxaca, …