A large body of research documents the positive impacts of nature on human flourishing - our social, psychological, and emotional life.
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Over 100 studies have shown that being in nature, living near nature, or even viewing nature in sculpture, paintings, and videos can have positive impacts on our brains, bodies, feelings, thought processes, and social interactions. In particular, viewing nature seems to be inherently rewarding, producing a cascade of positions emotions and calming our nervous systems. These in turn help us to cultivate greater connectivity, openness, and grounding.