(Based on the essay “The Nature Response” posted April 19, 2011.)
Make your dream list of five places you would like to visit within the United States.
List five world-wide destinations. Why did you select each one?
Expand on this:
Neuroscientists have found that an “awe response” triggers a release of oxytocin, a hormone that reduces stress and promotes a sense of oneness with others.
Have you experienced an awe response? When and where?
If you need a little help finding some awe, check out the photos at Scott’s Eastside Blog. http://www.eastsidescott.blogspot.com/