Lynn Margulis – Of course, the plea for…

Of course, the plea for respect for nonhuman life goes far beyond the scientific delight…


“Of course, the plea for respect for nonhuman life goes far beyond the scientific delight of familiarity with our planet mates. The nonhuman forms of life with which we 6,000 million talking, upright apes share this finite planet are directly or indirectly connected to our well-being.”
-Lynn Margulis

Lynn Margulis – All living beings, not just…

All living beings, not just animals, but plants and microorganisms, perceive. To survive, an organic…


“All living beings, not just animals, but plants and microorganisms, perceive. To survive, an organic being must perceive – it must seek, or at least recognize, food and avoid environmental danger.”
-Lynn Margulis

Lynn Margulis – Despite our very recent appearance…

Despite our very recent appearance on the planet, humanity combines arrogance with increasing material demands…


“Despite our very recent appearance on the planet, humanity combines arrogance with increasing material demands, even as we become more numerous. Our toughness is a delusion. Have we the intelligence and discipline to vigilantly guard against our tendency to grow without limit?”
-Lynn Margulis