The nature fix [electronic resource (eBook)] : why nature makes us happier, healthier, and more creative / Florence Williams.

Examines the relationship between nature and human cognition, mood, and creativity.

Main Author: Williams, Florence, 1967-
Corporate Author: OverDrive Inc.
Published: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, 2017.
Edition: First edition.
Online Access: Go to download page
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Table of Contents:
  • The cordial air
  • Looking for nature neurons. The biophilia effect ; How many neuroscientists does it take to find a stinking milkvetch?
  • Nearby nature: the first five minutes. The smell of survival ; Birdbrain ; Box of rain
  • Five hours a month. You may squat down and feel a plant ; Garden of Hedon ; Rambling on
  • Backcountry brain. Get over yourself: wilderness, creativity and the power of awe ; Water on the brain ; Please pass the hacksaw
  • The city in a garden. Nature for the rest of us.