These Mexican ants are capable of producing honey

In Mexico there is a species of ant that is capable of producing and collecting honey. Are you familiar with it? The Mexican ants that are capable of producing and collecting “honey” are of the species “Myrmecystus mexicanus” and although they are present in the warm and dry regions of the planet, the best known are those found in San Luis Potosí, More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
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What can $67K USD buy in Mexico?

By Erin’s Travels Join me and my real estate agent friend, Nallely Rangel, as we visit three properties in Guanajuato: one vacation rental, one large property close to the center, and a new development outside More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019
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BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – THANKS GIVINGS FOR NATURE’S GIFTS IN THE YUCATAN AND PANAMA, PART 2 of 2

Enjoy nature’s gifts of birds and other wildlife in Panama with some species or their cousins that occur in the Yucatan. Mantled Howler By the way, many times on birding trips in the Yucatan, I heard the mournful More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, December 1st, 2019
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Easy and delicious recipes using Thanksgiving Leftovers

Thanksgiving is one of the most anticipated meals of the year. But the day after? Leftover central. Once you’ve had your fill of next-day turkey sandwiches, try a couple of these delicious recipes that will More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, November 30th, 2019
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Mexican Street Food Barbacoa stand goes viral (VIDEO)

DIPPING & DUNKING Crispy Barbacoa TACOS In Rich And Delicious CONSOME, Right On The Streets Of San Luis Potosi, MEXICO. This Is The ULTIMATE Mexican Street Food Experience!!! – Tipping $100 Dollars To More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, November 30th, 2019
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November 30 is International Computer Security Day

The 30th of November is Computer Security Day. It started in 1988, around the time when computers started becoming commonplace. Back then, the internet was still in its early stages. But nowadays we are almost constantly More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: a seven-decade tradition in New York City

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is an annual parade presented by the U.S.-based retail store chain Macy’s. The tradition started in 1924 and is the second-oldest Thanksgiving parade in the United States. The More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Amnesty International says Facebook and Google surveillance poses threat to Human Rights

Facebook and Google are time-and-time again labeled as surveillance powerhouses. They are often called out for having too much information on its users. Well, well-known human rights non-profit Amnesty International More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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Google’s Tour Builder Is a Great New Way to Make Your Friends Hate You

Google is testing out a new way for you to show your friends exactly where you’ve been or where you want to go. Yesterday, the company made new Google Earth tools public so that users can create their own More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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Meet the “Volkspod” Scooter, created using old Volkswagen Beetle fenders

It doesn’t take a car enthusiast to recognize the iconic Volkswagen Beetle. Over 21 million of these adorable little cars were made since production started back in 1938 and the last one rolled off the assembly More...