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Sustainability: Realizing it’s not just about Science

It’s encouraging to see the growing acknowledgement by scientists that sustainability is impossible to achieve unless we focus on consciousness development.

“Contrary to popular belief, humans have failed to address the earth’s worsening emergencies of climate change, species’ extinction and resource overconsumption not because of a lack of information, but because of a lack of imagination, social scientists and artists say.At a conference for the American Academy for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) here in Vancouver, British Columbia, experts argued that the path to a truly sustainable future is through the muddy waters of emotions, values, ethics, and most importantly, imagination” (Stephen Leahy)

See more at http://www.trust.org/alertnet/news/building-sustainable-future-needs-more-than-science-experts-say