Stephan Harding holds a doctorate in ecology from Oxford University and is Deep Ecology Research Fellow at Schumacher College, Dartington, UK. He is author of Animate Earth: Science, Intuition and Gaia, and editor of Grow Small Think Beautiful: Ideas for a Sustainable Planet from Schumacher College. He is currently on lockdown with his family at Schumacher College, Dartington, England.
By David Bollier, Stephan Harding, David Bollier blog
If Earth is indeed Gaia, and we humans are a living part of Gaia, then maybe the living biosphere has something to say to us.
By Stephan Harding, Schumacher College
To steer ourselves towards compassion we need to dedicate ourselves to becoming Gaia-wise. Spending time in nature deeply listening to birdsong – that’s a good way to start.