Sound familiar? Check out this video to learn more about Thoreau, one of chris' "mentors."
When we return from break, we will be discussing Into the Wild, Transcendentalism, and nature. Emerson and thoreau, writers who inspired chris, examined the physical and spiritual relationship between man and the natural world. In This ted talk, janine benyus offers a scientific perspective regarding man's relationship with nature: how it can inspire human innovation and modern civilization.