“Biomimicry is the conscious emulation of nature’s genius.”
– Dr. Dayna Baumeister
Faculty and students can choose to stream 3 versions of the film via the educational streaming platform Kanopy.
76min feature | 59min cut | 25min short
This discussion guide is intended to support educators in preparing for and following up on a class screening of Love Thy Nature. Support materials are intended to facilitate group discussion, individual and collaborative creative exercise, subject based learning and access to resources for further investigation of the topic.
“Let the beauty of what you love be what you do. There are a thousand ways to kneel and kiss the earth.”
“May my soul bloom in love for all existence.”
“You didn’t come into this world. You came out of it, like a wave from the ocean.”
“Those who are inspired by a model other than nature – a mistress above all masters – are laboring in vain.”
-Leonardo da Vinci.
“The art of healing comes from natureand not from the physician. Therefore the physician must start from nature with an open mind.”
“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you,
while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.”
“I only went out for a walk, and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.”
“The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe, the less taste we shall have for destruction.”