Elephant, twice voted #1 in Green, presents its 1st Eco Home guide:
check it for (yourself or) your loved ones. Make your House your (Eco) Home.
Props! With thanks for the tip to Whoa.
elephant journal is dedicated to "bringing together those working (and playing) to create enlightened society." We're about anything that helps us to live a good life that's also good for others, and our planet. >>>
Founded as a print magazine in 2002, we went national in 2005 and then (because mainstream magazine distribution is wildly inefficient from an eco-responsible point of view) transitioned online in 2009. >>>
elephant's been named to 30 top new media lists, and was voted #1 in the US on twitter's Shorty Awards for #green content...two years running. >>>
> Subscribe to our free Best of the Week e-newsletter.
> Follow us on Twitter Fan us on Facebook.
> Write: send article or query.
> Pay for what you read, help indie journalism survive and thrive.
Sign up today and read as much Elephant as you like! Only $24 per year.
There's a big difference between science and scientism and this is scientism. Don't take my word for it: ask Huston Smith.
This is not scientism. Scientism is a belief that only science can explain the phenomena around us. Evolution does not preclude a belief in a higher Power – there is no need to limit how God does things.
[…] learned I have extraordinary children, smart, strong, capable beings who watched out for each other while I was in training sessions, who […]
I agree with Linda. This isn't scientism. He isn't saying spirituality is wrong or unimportant, but simply that understanding science is absolutely key to saving future generations. By way of analogy, understanding how to attain food is essential to our lives, and to pretend it isn't would be the end of the human race. That doesn't have anything to do with the whether or not having a deep understanding of our own nature (or "spirituality") is also essential.
[…] And trying to f*ck up our future generations. Don’t let them do it. […]
[…] more: here or […]
Join elephant's community for thoughtfully-curated mindful offerings -- free.