Ron Mader

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Exterior: Las Vegas Transportation Center #DTLV 03.2017

Raised Beds and Chickens, Farmers' Market

Climate Change Has ‘Permanently’ Changed the Great Barrier Reef

“The worry for those of us who deal with this stuff on a day-in, day-out basis is that our lives are now changed.”<p>The study’s authors further argue …

The Sound of Evening Rush Hour in a Cycling City ~ Museumbrug, Amsterdam

Flor... ¿Y tú, cómo lo dices en tu lengua? #LosDerechosVivenEnTodasLasLenguas #TodasSeLlamanLenguas

Del Mazo; cuando la disciplina paga

Filming the path of totality across Oregon, meeting amazing folks along the way. Can't wait for #eclipse2017

Chile’s new ‘route of parks’ aims to save the wild beauty of Patagonia

The country has just added 11m acres of land to the national parks<p>The road to Parque Pumalín is festooned with dozens of whitewater waterfalls that slip down the steep cliffs into a thick forest overrun by ferns and plants with leaves as big as beach umbrellas. An active volcano threatens to wipe …

National Parks

Wheel of Misfortune

A snapshot of Australia's biodiversity - ECOS

The pitter patter of tiny carbon footprints. My @smhletters toon.

Modifying an Open Textbook: What You Need to Know | Simple Book Production

Cheryl Cuillier, Amy Hofer, Annie Johnson, Kathleen Labadorf, Karen Lauritsen, Peter Potter, Richard Saunders, Anita Walz<p>A brief guide for editing …

Hei #Demonstration! April 12, 2017, 10am to 12pm #Kīlauea #Visitor #Center lānai @Volcanoes_NPS #inspire #connect #preserve #partners #HI

Becari M. Bravo

Banksia prionotes Lindl.: FloraBase: Flora of Western Australia

Plants → Magnoliophyta → Magnoliopsida → Proteales → <b>Proteaceae</b> Juss. → <i>Banksia</i> L.f. → <i>Banksia</i> <i>prionotes</i> Lindl.<p><i>Banksia</i> <i>prionotes</i> Lindl. Acorn …

A passenger on a deadline. #ElectronicsBan @NewYorker

Campaign Spotlights Global Open Education Movement

Open Educational Resources<p>Image Credit: Open Education Week.<p>Next week, a number of higher education institutions will be participating in Open …

‘There’s a Smell of Treason in the Air’

The greatest political scandal in American history was not Aaron Burr’s shooting of Alexander Hamilton, and perhaps wasn’t even Watergate. Rather it may have been Richard Nixon’s secret efforts in 1968 to sabotage a U.S. diplomatic effort to end the Vietnam War.<p>Nixon’s initiative, long rumored but …

Donald Trump

Scientists made a detailed “roadmap” for meeting the Paris climate goals. It’s eye-opening.

Back in 2015, the world’s governments met in Paris and agreed to keep global warming below 2°C, to avoid the worst risks of a hotter planet. See here for background on why, but that’s the goal. For context, the planet’s warmed ~1°C since the 19th century.<p>One problem with framing the goal this way, …

Climate Change

The group proposing to cut breast cancer screening, maternity care, and contraceptive coverage.

No cabe duda de que Teotihuacán es uno de los sitios con los que mejor se identifica al periodo prehispánico del área central de México .

Chocolate oaxaqueño. Sin palabras y sin filtro #SlowFood #cacao #cocoa #Oaxaca #ViajemosTodosPorMexico #TienesQueVivirlo #TienesQueBeberlo #HotDrink #CulturalTravel #ChinantlaTravel #Chinantla #OaxacaLoTieneTodo

Meanwhile, at today's meeting on feline healthcare...

Peru’s worst weather in two decades leaves 84 dead and 110,000 homeless

Abnormally high sea temperatures have unleashed the worst heavy rains and flooding in Peru in two decades. So far this year, officials say 84 people …


Why the World Economy Has to Be Carbon Free by 2050

STOCKHOLM — Global warming is a scientific fact as much as the hole in the ozone layer or Earth’s orbit around the sun. Global temperature records have been broken three years running. Arctic Sea ice is declining rapidly. Sea levels are rising. For some societies, such as small island nations in …

Climate Change

An International Urban Parks Conference - Presented By City Parks Alliance

A UNIQUE CONFERENCE<br>EXPERIENCE <b><br>Don't Miss the only Urban Parks<br>Conference of its Kind</b><p>WATCH VIDEO<p>INTERACTIVE LEARNING INSIDE AND OUTSIDE <b><br>Close to 100</b> …

Chefs say food the perfect ingredient for harmonious multiculturalism

Set aside the fact that we need food to survive, three chefs with a passion for all things edible say food has a powerful ability to bring people to …


Mesa Prieta

Archaic<p>Archaic period images are scattered throughout the site. They are estimated to be at least 5000 years old. They are often difficult to discern …

Lichens can be so underrated as a nature spectacle. Here's Xanthoria parietina growing on a millstone grit moment near Todmorden, Yorkshire