Monthly Archives: August 2013

Today’s Wildlife Travel Hangout

Keen on seeing animals in the wild on your next trip? Check out the discussion from today’s wildlife travel hangout for an insider chat on how to avoid operations that exploit the wildlife and local communities. We talked about what’s … Continue reading

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August 19 is World Photography Day

World Photography Day is a day to pay homage to the history of photography, celebrate the present and leave a positive trail for the future. World Photography Day originates from the invention of the daguerreotype, a photographic processes developed by Louis Daguerre. On … Continue reading

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Energizing Tomorrow Today: Las Vegas Hosts Clean Energy Summit

In the past five years Las Vegas has made incredible strides in terms of downtown community revitalization. Today the city takes center stage as it hosts the national Clean Energy Summit. This year sessions will be livestreamed on the web — … Continue reading

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Today’s #MexMonday Mexico Travel Hangout

Planeta.com’s next #MexMonday Travel Hangout takes place Monday, August 12, from 4-5pm Mexico City time and will focus on Mexico. Our Mexico hangouts are unscripted conversations mostly in English and a smattering of Spanish and indigenous languages. Prepare to be adventurous and learn new words and phrases like yakxon and baax … Continue reading

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Indigenous Peoples Week, Day #4

Day #4

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Indigenous Peoples Week, Day #3

Yeah! Change of pace today as Alastair McKensey hosted today’s hangout on Google+. We were joined by Anders Karrstedt, Ethan Gelber and Oliver Gradwell.

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Indigenous Peoples Week 2013, Day #2

Day #2 of 2013’s Indigenous Peoples Week and there is a sense of building momentum, a slow rise of attention and awareness, particularly as Anders and I found a number of timely news articles about mining and other land intrusions … Continue reading

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