Traditional Medicine 2014 Conference

Traditional Medicine 2014 Conference

Encouraged by the success of the first International Traditional Medicine conference in 2013, OMICS Publishing Group, which yearly organizes over one hundred international conferences worldwide in addition to publishing peer-reviewed open access journals in science, health, and technology, has announced the 2nd International Conference and [...continue reading...]

Typical Dishes of Guerrero

Typical Dishes of Guerrero

The typical dishes of the state of Guerrero, Mexico, center unsurprisingly around the regional agricultural staples: corn, beans, tomatoes, squash, and chiles. Indigenous animals that were used for food before the arrival of the Europeans, some of which are still common in the local cuisine [...continue reading...]

History of Mexico

History of Mexico

The College of Mexico (El Colegio de México) publishes a condensed history of Mexico (in Spanish) that gives a rapid-fire overview of the history of this key Latin American country from the times of the early Mesoamerican civilizations (c. 2500 BC) through to the modern [...continue reading...]

Leaf and Seed Amaranth

Leaf and Seed Amaranth

Amaranth is awesome! Tropical gardeners, if you want greens (and nutritionally rich seeds) and don’t want to pull your hair out trying to cultivate spinach and lettuce and other more delicate greens in the heat, then try amaranth in any of its seed or vegetable [...continue reading...]

Spring Tropical Garden Bounty

Spring Tropical Garden Bounty

Gardening has been somewhat difficult this year in Zihuatanejo. The heavy and late rains of November and December, when we usually have little or no rain at all, flooded out my seedlings, and I had to replant more than once. It was a little discouraging [...continue reading...]