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The Secret Language of Trees

by Shawn Radcliffe If you look at a forest through a Darwinian lens, you’ll see individual trees battling each other for finite resources like water, nutrients and sunlight. The winners take what they can and live…

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A Higher Perspective on Climate Change

The answer to climate change is embedded in the problem, says spiritual teacher Thomas Hübl. But to find it, we must update our worldview in order to step into a different future. I think we are…

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Does Our Cerebrospinal Fluid Give Us Being? Mauro Zappaterra

Harvard-trained physician Mauro Zappaterra describes the embryonic origins and the extent and function of our cerebrospinal fluid, and shows the remarkable parallels between its anatomy and the descriptions realized by yogis down the ages. He introduces…

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A Shift To Biosphere Consciousness

A new generation is rising and with it different views on how we define freedom, power, and community. There is a basic change going on with the younger generation that is strange to older people. There…

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Homeostasis, Feelings, and the Rise of Culture

When people talk about the evolution and development of all that makes humans “unique,” one thing that often gets overlooked is our feelings. For neuroscientist Antonio Damasio, though, there can be no conversation about our humanity…

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What Are Our Bodies? Chris Fields

Our bodies, like our minds, appear to us to be separate individuals, distinct from the bodies of other people. From an evolutionary perspective, however, this is not true. Considering our bodies from the perspective of deep…

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What is Emergence? Chris Fields

In this short video the neuroscientist Chris Fields explains the scientific concept of emergence. He addresses some challenges that it presents to the scientific community and touches on the larger questions that it raises. Chris Fields…

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Unchopping a Tree: Thoughts the morning after the US pulls out of the Paris agreement

by Tony Kendrew There are two treasures an arm’s reach from my desk. One is a small quilted panel stitched with the words of the patron saint of Wales, St. David. It reads, in Welsh and…

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