10 Reasons Why You Feel So Good in Nature

December 3, 2014 at 12:06 pm Leave a comment

 

Earth, rivers, mountains and trees! Silent canyons, babbling creeks and growing green gardens! If you spend time in nature, you’ve probably noticed that you feel happier out there than in here.

But why? One of the better known theories, the “biophilia hypothesis,” suggests that we love nature because we evolved in it. We need it for our psychological well-being because it’s in our DNA. This theory rings true to me. But it’s so broad, it also leaves me grasping for more. What is it about nature and our relationship to it, that brings us so much joy?

Read 10 good reasons to be out in nature HERE.

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Entry filed under: Health/Wellness, Heart/Soul.

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