Simon G. Powell is a writer, film-maker, and musician. He is the author of “The Psilocybin Solution” (2011), and his latest book, “Darwin’s Unfinished Business” (2012).He also wrote and presented the experimental documentary films “Manna” (2003) and “Metanoia: A New Vision of Nature” (2007).
Simon is currently working on a new book entitled “In Love With Gaia” chiefly about his remarkable psilocybin experiences over the last few decades.

Simon speaks with Joanna about a new relationship with nature; “natural intelligence”; “the survival of that which makes sense”; natural and cultural self-organization; human cortex: a focal lens for the field of information of the Earh…?; we are Nature becoming aware of itself; loving and celebrating the biosphere…

music: “Sygyt” (from “Chöömej – Throat Singing From The Center Of Asia”) by Ondar Mongun-Ool
photo: Nicolas De Jesus