Gaia Hypothesis or Gaia Theory looks at planet Earth (and other living planets which we may encounter in the future) as an instance of a living organism. It is not an organism on classical sense, but it can been considered a special case of a more general concept, concept of generalised or abstract organism.
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History and research of closed systems like Biosphere 2, as well as planetary studies, global ecology, and theories of space exploration.
The Emerging Global Brain
Steps Toward a Philosophy of Internet Intelligence: article by Ben Goertzel.
Annontated overview by Brig Klyce.
GAIA-L Discussion List
Information and discussion on joining.
Geophysiology of Gaia
Introduction to the basics of geophysiologic theory.
Department of Geosciences, University of Massachusetts.
The Meaning Of Gaia
David Spangler attempts to answer the question, "Is Gaia a goddess, or just a good idea?"
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