Category: 1970 - 1979
Year: 1979
Note: The book that launched the idea of Gaia into the public mind


Lovelock had been developing the idea of Gaia - that the world eco system exhibits some of the characteristics of a living being - throughout the 60s and 70s. The first paper using the term Gaia was published in 1972. 

Tags: 1970-79  

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