Teopanzolco, Morelos

Archaeology News! Major discovery was made when scientists from Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) used a radar to check for structural damage to the Teopanzolco pyramid in Teopanzolco, Morelos. INAH (Google Translated): The discovery was made after the earthquake of September 19, which caused an inclination and a collapse in the center …

ADN40

Elsewhere on the Web Mexico’s Spanish-language TV channel, ADN40, features the must-see El Foco (Sundays, 530pm). http://live.adn40.mx http://adn40.mx Programación https://www.facebook.com/ADN40mx https://www.youtube.com/user/Proyecto40TV/videos https://twitter.com/adn40mx Tweets by adn40mx Apps iTunes Google Play Wikipedia XHTVM-TDT Planeta.com México El Foco

Tlalpan, Mexico City

Mexico City – Tlapan Wikipedia: Tlalpan is one of the 16 administrative boroughs (called “delegaciones” in Spanish) of the Federal District of Mexico City. It is the largest borough, with over eighty percent under conservation as forest and other ecologically sensitive area. The rest, almost all of it on the northern edge, has been urban …

Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Biosphere Reserve

Photo: Diana Hernandez, Cacti July 2, 2018 the 42WHC added this park to the World Heritage List. 42nd Session of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee #42whc Wikipedia: The Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Biosphere Reserve is a protected natural area located in southeastern Mexico. Its name derives from its two main locations: Cuicatlán and Tehuacán. Almost all of the reserve …

Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales

Elsewhere on the Web Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (SEMARNAT) is Mexico’s federal secretariat for the environment and natural resources. The secretariat is charged with the mission of protecting, restoring, and conserving the ecosystems, natural resources, assets and environmental services of Mexico with the goal of fostering sustainable development. Key Links https://www.gob.mx/semarnat https://www.gob.mx/semarnat/es/archivo/prensa …

North America

Photo: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Planeta.com spotlights the North American continent — the big three  (Canada, Mexico and the United States) and the rest of the continent including Central America and the Caribbean. Translating: What is North American identity? Spanish: ¿Cuál es la identidad de América del Norte? French: Quelle est l’identité nord-américaine? Countries …

Mexico 2018 Elections

Mexico Flag Mexico’s 2018 Federal elections took place on July 1, 2018. For those following Mexico on the web, we have compiled some of the headlines, videos and key links. Outcomes Third time’s the charm (la tercera es la vencida) for Andrés Manuel López Obrador. Key Links http://www.ine.mx http://centralelectoral.ine.mx https://www.pscp.tv/INEMexico https://www.youtube.com/user/IFETV https://twitter.com/inemexico Questions = Preguntas …

Puebla

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Museo Internacional del Barroco Puebla is bordered by the states of Veracruz to the north and east, Hidalgo, México, Tlaxcala and Morelos to the west, and Guerrero and Oaxaca to the south. Cinco de Mayo Headlines Esferas de Navidad, coloridas obras de arte Twitter @MuseoAmparo @CECAPuebla @sipuebla @TurismoenPuebla Tourism Portals @TurismoenPuebla https://www.facebook.com/PueblaTravel Radio …

#MexicoExplained

Hashtags Hashtag: #MexicoExplained Some of our favorite tweets help explain Mexico in English. Embedded Tweets Excellent piece by @ioangrillo on AMLO in @TIME … ironic that "populist" is used in headline to define him, while article closes with AMLO's spot-on statement that critics "fail to define (populism) conceptually." #MexicoExplained https://t.co/AVhrF0KAbt — Thomas M. Buckley (@TomBuckley519) …