Words to Inspire

Journeys Out Yonder

I’m reading E.O. Wilson’s book, Biophilia, for the first time. I have biophilia: the innate tendency to focus on life and life-like processes.

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A tide pool to explore, in San Diego, CA.

 

Wilson’s book are his thoughts on humans, and our connection with other life forms and each other, on Earth.

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Last night I read a most inspirational quote, a memorial tribute to Hermann Minkowski, by Daivd Hilbert, about the “…perpetual cycle with gentle botanic images”. His words speak volumes about why I do what I do, why I say what I say, and why I teach the way I do.

 

“Our Science, which we loved above everything, had brought us together. It appeared to us as a flowering garden. In this garden there were wellworn paths where one might look around at leisure and enjoy oneself without effort, especially at the side…

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The 3E’s of Sustainability

I’m new to this blog, and blogging in general, and I thank Henry for inviting me to contribute to Earthniversity.

I recently obtained (2012) my MEd in Educating for Sustainability, from Antioch University New England. Through the two years of study, I have developed a lens for sustainability, which means I see the 3E’s wherever I go.

Does anyone know what the 3E’s are?