The Gaia Hypothesis

The Gaia hypothesis is an idea that the Earth is a living entity. In my energy and sustainability class we talked about how the Earth is a self-cleaning organism. My professor talked about how the Gaia hypothesis was an idea explored by many in the field of sustainability. Interesting connection huh?


One response to “The Gaia Hypothesis

  1. The perfect cross-over between myth and ‘reality’. Things like this really help us understand how myth could have functioned in its immediate context – just another way of explaining stuff.

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