Learning Biodiversity from 21st Century Biology

Traditionally in science biodiversity was explained in terms of phylogeny. Since 21st century biology views organisms as sentient beings, it is necessary to consider the role of consciousness in explaining biodiversity [1, 2]. Contributors are invited to submit their views and papers to discuss this topic from various perspectives of biology.


[1] Lanza, R., Berman, B., Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness are the Keys to Understanding the True Nature of the Universe, BenBella Books, May 18, (2010).

[2] Miller, A.V. (translator), Hegel's Philosophy of Nature: Encyclopaedia of the Philosophical Sciences (1830), Part II, Oxford University Press Inc., New York, (2004).

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