Mystical experiences—good for biology

People’s spiritual experiences of nature confer evolutionary advantages.

The idea might be startling to those who think science and spirituality have little to do with each other. But recently I had the pleasure of hearing environmental scientist Terry Terhaar, a forestry policy expert, give a talk at Prescott College on the science of nature spirituality. Read More…

Now they’re gone

Note: This post is linked at Skywatch Friday, a cool site where you can see this week’s skies from all over the world. This morning I biked out to my favorite autumn tree, next to Wonderland Lake. Just as I … Read More…