A new kind of self-awareness


‘Overview’ is a short film that explores the phenomenon of ‘the Overview Effect’ through interviews with five astronauts who have experienced it, and features insights from commentators and thinkers on the wider implications and importance of this understanding for society, and our relationship to the environment.

Earth from spaceIt’s less than twenty minutes long, but I guarantee it will blow your mind — or your money back.

We have to start acting as one species with one destiny — we are not going to survive if we don’t do that.

With thanks to The Superstitious Naked Ape for pointing me to this marvel.

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4 thoughts on “A new kind of self-awareness

  1. Thank you so much for reblogging this post. I think it’s one of the most important posts I’ve ever made… if you would be so kind as to point me to one of your posts of which you’re most proud, I’d be glad to reblog it 🙂

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