Life Saves the Planet Blog: Course Pages

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Thanks for signing up! You can join the course with this Zoom link (full info below). You will also receive an email receipt with the link for the class. Class runs from November 13 to December 18, 2023 1pm or 7pm ET. Return to the course page here. Join Zoom Meeting Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/3977711814?pwd=c3E5RExRRWFsTlVRYmdHdVpRcGg2UT09…

A New Climate Story Course

A New Climate Story Nov 13 – Dec 18, 2023 Register “If you want to make small changes, you can change the way you DO things.If you want to make MAJOR changes, you have to change the way you SEE things.” Gabe Brown-attributed to Don Campbell Course Format This online course will consist of 6…

Biodiversity Deep Dive Course: Transformation to a Holistic Perspective – September 20, 2023

Join Jim Laurie’s next Biodiversity Deep Dive course, Transformation to a Holistic Perspective – Nature Can Cool the Planet. Are you ready to transform your understanding of how life on the planet works and how we can play a role? Join us as we follow the transformation of two leading writers and thinkers to a…

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Thanks for signing up! You will receive an e-mail receipt with a Zoom link for the class. Class runs from September 20 to December 13, 2023, with sessions at 12pm ET and 7pm ET. Return to the course page here.

Registration Biodiversity 9

To register for Biodiversity 9 Deep Dive with Jim Laurie, please fill out the form below. Please note that we want you to join us more than anything, so we never turn anyone away based on ability to pay.  In addition to our low-budget option for students, listed below, we have volunteer and scholarship opportunities, so please contact  staff@bio4climate.org for…

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Thanks for signing up! You can join the course with this Zoom link (full info below). You will also receive an e-mail receipt with the link for the class. Class runs from April 21 to May 26, 2023 12pm ET. Return to the course page here. Join Zoom Meeting https://us06web.zoom.us/j/7379619555?pwd=YldmMExPamorTnptR25aamlmSkFodz09 Meeting ID: 737 961 9555Passcode:…

Info Session

On Monday, March 27th at 12pm ET, Fred Jennings will offer prospective students a sneak-peak of his Ecological Economics course. Students will meet Fred, review a roadmap of the course, and have the opportunity to ask questions. To join that event, fill out the form below! Please note that by registering, you will be added…

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Thanks for signing up! You will receive an e-mail receipt with a Zoom link for the class. Class runs from April 3 to May 22, 2023, at 12pm ET each Monday. Note that there is also an open informational session on Monday, March 27 that all are welcome to join. Return to the course page…

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To register for Ecological Economics 2 with Fred Jennings, please fill out the form below. Please note that we want you to join us more than anything, so we never turn anyone away based on ability to pay.  In addition to our low-budget option for students, listed below, we have volunteer and scholarship opportunities, so please contact  staff@bio4climate.org for further…

Ecological Economics 2023

Ecological Economics 2: Finding Our Way to a New Understanding Spring 2023, Mondays from April 3 – May 22 A conventional approach to economics ignoring Nature has served us ill, creating a myopic culture ravaging our ecological systems across the planet. Understanding ecological economics will give you a different perspective on how our social organization…

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Thanks for signing up! You will receive an e-mail receipt with a Zoom link for the class. Class runs from March 1 to May 12, 2023, with sessions at 12pm ET and 7pm ET. Return to the course page here.

Registration Biodiversity 8

To register for Biodiversity 8 Deepdive with Jim Laurie, please fill out the form below. Please note that we want you to join us more than anything, so we never turn anyone away based on ability to pay.  In addition to our low-budget option for students, listed below, we have volunteer and scholarship opportunities, so please contact  staff@bio4climate.org for further…

Biodiversity 7 Registration

To register for Jim Laurie’s Biodiversity 7: Rewilding Half the Earth to Create a Future We Want, please fill out the form below. Please note that we want you to join us more than anything, so we never turn anyone away based on ability to pay.  In addition to our low-budget options, we have volunteer and scholarship opportunities, so please…

Biodiversity 6 Registration

To register for Jim Laurie’s Biodiversity 6: Systems Thinking & Scenarios – Tools for Creating Better Ecological Futures, please fill out the form below. Please note that we want you to join us more than anything, so we never turn anyone away based on ability to pay.  In addition to our low-budget options, we have volunteer and scholarship opportunities, so…

Biodiversity 6: Systems Thinking

Biodiversity 6: Systems Thinking & Scenarios – Tools for Creating Better Ecological Futures Summer 2022, Wednesdays, June 22 – September 7 12 weekly classes with our staff scientist, Jim Laurie. He will hold two sessions every Wednesday, from 12 – 2 pm ET and 7 – 9 pm ET to accommodate students’ different schedules. The…

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Thanks for signing up! You will receive an e-mail confirmation including a Zoom link for the class. Return to the course page here.

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Fill out the form below to register for Heat Planet: Restore Ecosystems – Restore Climate. Classes will begin on May 4, 2022 and run for six consecutive Wednesdays through June 8. Course fee is $200, but please note that we want you to join us more than anything, so we never turn anyone away based on…

Heat Planet Course Page

Heat Planet: Restore Ecosystems – Restore Climate May 4 – June 8, 2022 Register “You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” – Buckminster Fuller Course Format This online course will consist of 6 classes and be held live on Zoom. Classes…

Free Registration

To register for Fred Jennings’ Horizonal Thinking: Toward a New Economics, please fill out the form below. Classes will begin on April 4, 2022 and run on Mondays and Thursdays at 1pm ET through June 30th with a Memorial Day break built in. Please note that by registering, you will be added to our mailing…

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To register for Fred Jennings’ Horizonal Thinking: Toward a New Economics, please fill out the form below. Classes will begin on April 4, 2022 and run on Mondays and Thursdays at 1pm ET through June 30th with a Memorial Day break built in. Please note that we want you to join us more than anything,…

Free Registration

To register for Fred Jennings’ Social Solutions: Making Systems More Resilient, please fill out the form below. Classes will begin on April 4, 2022 and run on Mondays and Thursdays through June 30th with a Memorial Day break built in. Please note that by registering, you will be added to our mailing list. You can…

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To register for Fred Jennings’ Social Solutions: Making Systems More Resilient, please fill out the form below. Classes will begin on April 4, 2022 and run on Mondays and Thursdays at 12pm ET through June 30th with a Memorial Day break built in. Please note that we want you to join us more than anything,…

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Fill out the form below to register for Ego VS Eco: How Human, Animal, and Planet Health Interconnect. Classes will begin on March 2, 2022 and run for eight consecutive Wednesdays through April 27th with a one-week break built in. Please note that we want you to join us more than anything, so we never…

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Thanks for signing up! You will receive an e-mail receipt, and Tania will send you a Zoom link for the class. Return to the course page here.

Ego vs Eco Course Page

Ego vs Eco: How Human, Animal, and Planet Health Interconnect March 2 – April 27, 2022 Register Course Format This online course will consist of 8 classes and be held live on Zoom. Classes will begin March 2, 2022 and end on April 27, 2022 (with no class on March 30th). Classes will be held…

Ecological Economics Preview

On Thursday, October 7th Fred Jennings will offer prospective students a sneak-peak of his Introduction to Ecological Economics course in two one-hour sessions. At 12 – 1 pm ET and 7 – 8 pm ET, Fred will walk people through the roadmap of his course and field questions on its content. To join that event,…

Course Offerings

After hosting a successful series of courses on Biodiversity and Symbiosis with staff scientist and restoration ecologist Jim Laurie, we at Biodiversity for a Livable Climate have recognized the need for a larger curriculum on ecosystem restoration, nature-based solutions to climate change, and the transformations required for our civilization to navigate the challenges ahead of…

Registration for Intro to Ecological Economics – 498454528

To register for Fred Jennings’ Introduction to Ecological Economics, please fill out the form below. Please note that we want you to join us more than anything, so we never turn anyone away based on ability to pay.  In addition to our low-budget options, we have volunteer and scholarship opportunities, so please contact staff@bio4climate.org for further information. Looking forward to seeing…

Jim Laurie’s Class – Fall 2020

Fall 2020, Wednesdays, September 16th – December 9th Biodiversity 2: Systems Thinking and Transformation – Building Teams for Planetary Restoration. 12 weekly classes with our staff scientist, Jim Laurie. The Excitement and Inspiration of Science for the Curious to the Serious and everyone in-between. A fully interactive online adventure with discussions, experiments and explorations for…

Registration for Jim Laurie’s Class

Here’s where you sign up for Biodiversity, Symbiosis and Planetary Regeneration: Exploring Nature’s Possibilities for the Future! Classes will begin on June 2, 2020 and run for twelve consecutive Tuesdays through August 18th, with choice of afternoon (1-3 pm) or evening classes (7-9 pm).  Jim will send you class notes and home study opportunities every…

Jim Laurie’s Class – Summer 2020

Summer 2020, June 2 – August 18 Biodiversity, Symbiosis and Planetary Regeneration: Exploring Nature’s Possibilities for the Future! Weekly Classes with our staff scientist, Jim Laurie The Excitement and Inspiration of Sciencefor the Curious to the Serious and everyone in-between A fully interactive online adventure with discussions, experiments and explorations for independent thinkers of any age,…