E-Education-Etc Environmental Ethics Online
This website will promote environmental ethics and, in addition, will seek to encourage students of philosophy to consider environmental ethics as an academic undertakings. More..
The Earth Breathing (NASA)
The video will remind some of the well-known Gaia hypothesis, formulated in the 1970s by James Lovelock and Lynn Margulis. The Gaia hypothesis doesn’t claim that Earth is actually “alive,” either, although you sometimes hear non-scientists suggest that it does. Instead, it claims that Earth’s living things interact with the physical world around us to form a self-regulating, complex system that contributes to maintaining the conditions for life on our planet.
An Intro to Enviromental Ethics
Here is an introduction to environmental ethics--an interview with James Cameron, director of the movie Avatar follows. Please feel free to browse the website. And, don't forget to take the Ecological Footprint Quiz! My score has been bettered through my move to a rural area in the high desert. But, once it was up to 4.5 Earths! What's your score? You can get a second opinion here at Earthday Network. Worthy of your consideration, also, is this report: The Scientific Guide to Global Warming Skepticism. Make a contribution to the e-education blog. Share the results of your quiz!
Apollo 14 astronaut and 6th man to walk on the moon, Dr. Edgar Mitchell, speaks on the most pressing sustainability issues humanity faces in the 21st century.
NASA | 2014 Warmest Year On Record
New: My colleague, Dr. Robin Roth, brought this outstanding YouTube video to my attention recently: HOME
As this website develops, our hope is to encourage philosophical discussion of important environmental issues and concerns. Stay tuned as we plant some seeds in the mental landscape.