Daisyworld is the name of a mathematically based software program developed by James Lovelock to mimic an important element of the Earth-Sun system model when he was working on the Gaia hypothesis.
Darwinism is a term used to describe how Darwin’s (1809-1882) work influenced biology as well as philosophy as a whole and even economics and politics. His most well-known works include “the origin of species by means of natural selection” in which it revolutionized our understanding of life on earth. Read more.
To collectors, a pair of jeans with the original price tag that has never been worn or sold. These rare jeans are extremely valuable. Read more..
Debt-for-nature swap is a device, the creation of Thomas Lovejoy, in which debts incurred by developing nations are bought at a discount, and then forgiven in exchange for agreements from those nations to preserve natural areas.
In 1973, Norwegian philosopher and mountaineer Arne Næss introduced the phrase deep ecology to environmental literature in the short essay “The Shallow and the Deep, Long-Range Ecology Movement: A Summary” (1973). Deep Ecology is rooted in Eastern religion and philosophies. Read more..