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Gaia Theory, The Walking Dead and the Future of Humanity

Postulated by British scientist James Lovelock in the 1960’s and further co-developed by microbiologist Lynn Margulis, Gaia Theory, the interconnectedness of the Earth and all of her organic and inorganic components as a single living, breathing organism was named for the Greek goddess Gaia.  1,406 more words

Apocalypse

James Lovelock’s Tool Kit For The Future

Well this will definitely be going into the personal library. When I was a kid this is the kind of book I would spend hours reading and re-reading, especially if it was filled with gorgeous illustrations like this one is. 108 more words

Illustration

Talk on Gaia and trees for Gaia University

A few weeks ago I gave a talk on “Applying Gaia theory to forest restoration”. The talk was arranged and recorded by my lovely daughter Ava Klinger, who works for Gaia University. 23 more words

Oak Health

The Revenge of Gaia - Book Review

The Gaia hypothesis, also known as Gaia theory or Gaia principle, proposes that organisms interact with their inorganic surroundings on Earth to form a synergistic self-regulating, complex system that helps to maintain and perpetuate the conditions for life on the planet.

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Saving The Planet

The Deep Time Walk Evolves

A couple of years ago Maria and I went to see the film Hidden Universe at the IMAX cinema at the Science Museum in London. The film brings together the most spectacular footage from the world’s most powerful telescopes in 3D. 1,146 more words

Complexity

She Calls to Me

The clay calls to me.  That’s how it’s always been, since I was little, playing with the mud, making pies and things.  That feel of the wet clay is powerful.  487 more words

Art