Gaia hypothesis

planet earth itself should be seen as a living organism
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Gaia hypothesis

an ecological hypothesis that proposes that living and nonliving parts of the earth are a complex interacting system that can be thought of as a single organism.
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_environmental_science
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