Nature, Philosophy, Reenvisioning Nature; Reenvisioning Science, Reimagining and Reinventing Culture, Reimagining and Reinventing Education

Philosophy at Large in the Ecosphere

Every so often a culture undergoes a radical re-assessment of its primary operating assumptions. It happens rarely and slowly, because such re-imaginings are considered highly dangerous and disruptive. At their most disruptive they can alter reality, which, according to Bill Vitek, is precisely what ecospherism has done.

Advocacy, Environment, Nature

Defending the Boundary Waters

Joseph Goldstein explains why the fight for our planet is “all about the small steps forward…about getting back up despite setbacks, about consistently showing up, and about staying even when you’re discouraged,” like the defense he and his peers have mounted on behalf of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

Environment, Nature, Reimagining and Reinventing the Wisdom Traditions—World Loyalty, Religion

Laudato Si: On Care for our Common Home

Pope Francis’ bold clarion call in Laudato Si’ is passionate but also thoughtful and undogmatic in exemplary ways. Even while summonsing the best conclusions and consensus of the scientific community, there is a tone of humility and a recognition that knowledge is always partial and emergent.

Behind the Scenes of Pando Populus, Ecological Civilization, Environment, Nature, Reenvisioning Nature; Reenvisioning Science

Reflections On a Life-changing Event

The Pando clone embodies linkages along many vectors: roots to stems, soil to plants, birds to boles, life to death to rebirth. Our social community and the ideas spurred from within that gathering linked previously disparate entities, too.

Behind the Scenes of Pando Populus, Nature, Pando, Pando Populus Team, Philosophy, Reenvisioning Nature; Reenvisioning Science, Reimagining and Reinventing the Wisdom Traditions—World Loyalty, Religion, Science

Vern Visick, Pandomaniac

The “eternal rest” of which some speak would, I suspect, be hard for Vern to take.

Nature, Pando, Reenvisioning Nature; Reenvisioning Science, Uncategorized

Why I’ll Be on the Roadtrip to Pando: Land Use Specialist Claire Robinson

Pando is all about community and connection — connection to each other, connection to the Earth, connection between all living creatures — with a focus on the magical role trees play in our lives.