Biodiversity Links

Photo Links related to biodiversity presented in somewhat random fashion: Biodiversity Media Alliance http://biodiversitymedia.ning.com Headlines Destrucción neta de biodiversidad – La Jornada New biodiversity chief to UN Secretary-General wants biodiversity mainstreamed http://www.nature.org/newsfeatures/pressreleases/only-a-handful-of-countries-on-track-to-meet-their-biodiversity-goals.xml http://biographic.com/posts/sto/the-shortfalls-of-biodiversity – @bioGraphic @pkareiva http://abc.net.au/news/2016-12-28/landmark-changes-to-nsw-land-clearing-laws/8123918 http://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms12747 – https://twitter.com/NatureEcoEvo/status/771299486064926721 Assessing the Cost of Global Biodiversity and Conservation Knowledge – @IUCNscience Biodiversity greater inside Earth’s …

Bikes Links

Photo Links related to bikes presented in somewhat random fashion: Events May is National Bike Month in the USA, sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities from coast to coast. Established in 1956, National Bike Month is a chance to showcase the many benefits of bicycling — and encourage more folks …

Mexico USA Borderlands Links

Poster Links related to the borderlands that connect Mexico and the USA presented in somewhat random fashion: November 2018: Troops to the border https://www.politico.com/story/2018/11/19/troops-us-mexico-border-come-home-1005510 https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/us-militia-groups-head-to-border-stirred-by-trumps-call-to-arms/2018/11/03/ff96826c-decf-11e8-b3f0-62607289efee_story.html https://qz.com/1445975/how-trump-sending-troops-to-the-border-wastes-tax-money https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2018/11/01/trump-must-be-held-accountable-for-his-troops-to-the-border-stunt https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/01/trump-says-border-troops-could-hit-15k-surprising-pentagon.html https://www.militarytimes.com/news/your-military/2018/10/30/the-5239-troops-headed-to-the-border-is-just-the-beginning/ Soundcloud Hear Luis Alberto Urrea — What Borders Are Really About, and What We Do With Them https://soundcloud.com/onbeing/sets/luis-alberto-urrea-what-borders-are-really-about-and-what-we-do-with-them-jul2018, a playlist on #SoundCloud. Headlines The immigration syllabus: …

Egypt Links

Egypt flag Links related to Egypt presented in mostly random fashion: Sharm El-Sheikh Trip Advisor Lonely Planet Wikipedia Headlines https://egyptianstreets.com/2018/06/14/egypts-new-cabinet-includes-a-historic-number-of-8-female-ministers Ministry of the Environment http://www.eeaa.gov.eg http://www.eeaa.gov.eg/en-us/aboutus/aboutministry/minister.aspx https://www.facebook.com/egy.environment https://twitter.com/egy_environment Tourism portals http://www.egypt.travel @turismoegipto @ExperienceEgypt @LoveEgypt http://pinterest.com/discoveregypt Antiquities http://www.antiquities.org.il/default_en.aspx https://www.facebook.com/165143053508665/photos/a.288123147877321.71044.165143053508665/1056115677744727 Parks https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:National_parks_of_Egypt Ras Muhammad National Park Ras Mohamed was the first declared protected area in Egypt in …

Austin Links

Austin Flag Links related to Austin, Texas presented in somewhat random fashion: Top Things to do in Austin Live music Eat at El Naranjo, Omlettery Play disc golf Outdoor swimming (Deep Eddy) Visit world-class libraries, including the Benson Latin American Collection El Naranjo http://elnaranjo-restaurant.com https://www.elnaranjorestaurant.com/about/ https://instagram.com/elnaranjoaustin https://www.mindmeister.com/190054976/austin-food-startups El Naranjo @elnaranjoaustin https://www.zagat.com/b/9-things-we-learned-about-oaxacan-cuisine-from-austin-chef-iliana-de-la-veg   Mex without the …

Aviation Links

Photo: Las Vegas Mural Links related to aviation (in mostly random order): Headlines A powerful new battery could give us electric planes that don’t pollute http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-08-21/plastic-waste-created-in-plane-cabin-no-easy-solution/10117576 https://www.thedailybeast.com/faa-gives-the-ok-for-airlines-to-jam-you-into-dangerously-small-coach-seats http://www.thedailybeast.com/lobbyists-and-congress-just-killed-the-best-hope-for-ending-your-airport-nightmares http://viewfromthewing.boardingarea.com/2017/04/11/real-reason-man-dragged-off-united-flight-stop-happening http://boingboing.net/2017/04/12/concussed-and-blamed.html http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2017/04/united-passenger-removal-reporting-management-fail.html https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2017/04/united-video-scandal-law/522552/ http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-02-27/black-box-inventor-david-warren-may-never-be-a-household-name/8293656 http://www.airportwatch.org.uk/2017/02/pope-co%E2%82%82-compensation-for-air-travel-is-hypocrisy/ http://www.sueddeutsche.de/reise/fluege-papst-co-kompensation-fuer-flugreisen-ist-heuchelei-1.3364175 https://transitionnetwork.org/news-and-blog/future-less-flying-thorniest-thorns/ https://www.carbonbrief.org/analysis-aviation-to-consume-half-uk-1point5c-carbon-budget-2050 http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/heathrow-third-runway-decision-climate-change-fight-obstacle-global-warming-a7379101.html The Dawn of Climate-Friendly Air Travel Planes need to stop existing in a parallel universe when it …

Nevada Links

Nevada flag Links related to Nevada presented in somewhat random fashion: Energy Choice Ballot Question 3 https://qz.com/1457253/nevadas-question-3-was-a-fight-between-two-billionaires-and-warren-buffett-won https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/think-tank-energy-choice-ballot-question-would-have-uncertain-impact-on-rates-wouldnt-directly-lead-to-more-renewables https://www.nevadacurrent.com/2018/08/09/the-simple-truth-about-question-3 https://energyreportnv.com Earthquakes http://scedc.caltech.edu/recent Recommended Listening John L. Smith On Gov. Sandoval Starting To Ease Out Of The Job – July 23, 2018 – Governor Brian Sandoval is turning over some of his national duties as he …

Australia Aboriginal Links

Australia Aboriginal Flag Links related to Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia presented in somewhat random fashion: Indigenous Cultural and Intellectual Property Events January 26 – Survival Day, Invasion Day, Australia Day May – June is National Reconciliation Week June 3 Mabo Day July 8-15 https://planeta.com/naidoc2018 NAIDOC Week August Garma Garma Festival 2018 September 6 Indigenous Literacy …

Vegas Links

Las Vegas Flag Links about Las Vegas presented in mostly random fashion: 2018 Headlines Hard Rock Rolls Out Painless Drink Voucher System – Vital Vegas https://www.architecturaldigest.com/story/las-vegas-design-travel-guide https://bleacherreport.com/articles/2797729-what-happened-in-vegas-shooting-bubba-derby https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-09-04/secrets-of-las-vegas-s-exclusive-high-roller-cosmopolitan-sweet https://www.cbsnews.com/news/the-killers-frontman-brandon-flowers-promises-no-trashed-hotel-rooms http://www.latimes.com/travel/lasvegas/la-tr-las-vegas-fees-may-mean-fewer-visitors-20180501-story.html Features Vegas Faves Three Square Amazon.com Base Camp Las Vegas Rock Vegas Parking https://www.vegas.com/transportation/free-parking-las-vegas/ Robots https://www.npr.org/2018/10/07/652363255/the-robots-are-coming-to-las-vegas Greek Food Festival Greek Food Festival Facebook February Mayor’s …

Wild USA Links

Photo: Wetlands Park Links related to Wild USA presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2018-11-01/ryan-zinke-and-the-murky-interior-of-trumpworld https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/414970-trump-to-take-a-look-at-zinke-ethics-allegations https://www.outsideonline.com/2357131/what-heck-happened-interior-week Trump to nominate former Monsanto exec to top Interior position trump-administration-ends-key-law-enforcement-program-at-wildlife key-conservation-fund-for-parks-set-to-expire http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/404589-trump-taps-wyoming-national-park-superintendent-to-head-national Ozone pollution in US national parks is nearly the same as in large cities – The Conversation http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/370525-official-implicated-in-redskins-owner-scandal-named-park-services http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-trump-environment-20180118-story.html https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/nearly-all-members-of-national-park-service-advisory-panel-resign-in-frustration https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2018/01/17/9-national-park-service-advisory-board-members-quit-disgust/1039551001/ https://www.thenation.com/article/this-is-how-the-trump-administration-gives-big-oil-the-keys-to-public-landslide/ https://the1a.org/shows/2017-11-02/national-parks-for-a-price https://psmag.com/environment/nps-breaks-the-law https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2017/09/26/the-national-park-service-showed-that-its-bottled-water-ban-worked-then-lifted-it …