Daily Archives: December 19, 2005

Our Bonobo Forebears Tell Us Why We Want To Have So Much Sex

Much has been written in the last few years about bonobos, the branch of the chimpanzee family that remained in the African rainforest when chimps expanded to less abundant areas and which, to cope with that scarcity, evolved the more … Continue reading

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David Brower’s Credo for the Earth

I had meant to include this in yesterday’s post on The Challenge of Wilderness Environmentalism and the Four Myths of Civilization. It is a Credo (statement of personal belief) written by naturalist David Brower, whose essay Healing Time on Earth … Continue reading

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